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Erica Spitzer Rasmussen, visiting artist

Mar 14 2013 - Apr 19 2013
Erica Spitzer Rasmussen is an artist who creates mixed media and handmade paper garments. She received her BFA (1990) and MFA (1997) from the University of Minnesota (Minneapolis), which included coursework in Mexico and Greece.  Her current work explores issues of identity and corporeality, often utilizing clothing as a metaphor for one’s skin. Her work has been featured on the pages of FIBERARTS, Surface Design, Hand Papermaking, Craft Arts International and American Craft.  Rasmussen teaches studio arts as an Associate Professor at Metropolitan State University (St. Paul, MN). For more information, please contact the Gallery of Visual Arts at 406-243-2813.