EDUCATION

University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Master of Fine Arts '15
Columbia College Chicago, Bachelor of Fine Arts - Photography '11

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS                                   

2019
Removed, ART SOUTERRAIN, Montreal Quebec, Canada

2018
Removed, The World Economic Forum ASEAN Summit, Hanoi, Vietnam

2017
NoShow, The Médiathèque / Mérignac Photographic Festival, Mérignac, France

2016
Removed, Rick Wester Fine Art, New York, NY

2015
Removed, John and June Allcott Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC
Constructing Archives, The Carrack Modern Art, Durham, NC
Endec - Off the Radar, Golden Belt Studios, Durham, NC

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018
I to Eye - Together or Alone, Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Diapositive, Cassilhaus Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC
INTERFACE, NEO:gallery / Greater Manchester, UK
Hello, Robot. Design between man and machine, Gewerbemuseum Winterthur, Switzerland
Zenith Nadir, Smart Series Gallery, Charlotte, NC
Eyes on Main Street, Wilson, NC

2017
Here I live, State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg Russia
Hello, Robot. Design between man and machine,* Traveling exhibition, The Design Museum Gent, Gent, Belgium; Austrian Museum of Applied Arts, Contemporary Art, Vienna, Austria; Vitra Design Museum, Weil am Rhein, Germany
As Entertaining As Possible, Testbed 2 Cultural Creative Park / Chongqing, China
The Photography Show at AIPAD
, Rick Wester Fine Art / New York, NY

2016
The Merchandise Revolt, Lianzhou Foto Festival, Lianzhou, China
reset, Garis and Hahn, New York, NY
Actual Size: Exploring the Photographic Contact Print, Cassihaus Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC
Future Tense, 516ARTS, Albuquerque, NM
The Photography Show at AIPAD, Rick Wester Fine Art, New York, NY
The Members Show, The Light Factory, Charlotte, NC

2015
PULSE Contemporary Art Fair, Rick Wester Fine Art, Miami, FL
EUREKA!, John and June Allcott Gery, Chapel Hill, NC
BEYOND CAMERAS, Horace Williams House, Chapel Hill, NC
Neo-Pre-Post-Contra-Para-Anti-Hyper-Pro-Trans-Ultra-Photography, Spectre Arts, Durham, NC
Virtual Insanity, Whitdel Arts, Detroit, MI
Regarding Leisure, The University of Northern Florida Gallery of Art, Jacksonville, FL
The Land of No Things: Selected Works by the MFA Class of 2015, Ackland Art Museum, Chapel Hill, NC
2015 Annual Auction Exhibition, The Light Factory, Charlotte, NC
R.E.C.A.P, The Carrack Modern Art, Durham, NC

 2014
Press Street & The Blue Library, Antenna Gallery, New Orleans, LA
Pixel and Grain: Regional Photography ExhibitionDurham Art Guild - SunTrust Gallery, Durham, NC
Art Nouveau Winston-Salem 3rd Annual Exhibition
, Womble Carlyle Gallery, Winston Salem, NC
Faraway Nearby: Duke and UNC-CH MFA Photography Faculty, Cassilhaus, Chapel Hill, NC
Between the Eyes, Allcott Student Gallery-Hanes Art Center, Chapel Hill, NC
Bring Your Own Slide Carousel, The Plaza,Chapel Hill, NC
That Makes Me Nervous, Chapel Hill Underground, Chapel Hill, NC

2013
The Icon Industry: The Visual Economy of Human Rights, The Kenan Institute for Ethics at Duke University, Durham, NC
Park Pictures, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC

2011
Manifest 2011 BA + BFA PHOTO EXHIBITION, Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL
CONTACT: an exhibition of 19th century photographic processes, LivingRoom Gallery, Chicago, IL

 2010
Relative Exposure: Photographs of Family, 310conTEMPORARY Gallery, Chicago, IL
NEEDLESS SUFFERING, The Drawing Room Gallery at The Hopkinson House, Chicago, IL
Images of Home, Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL
Low Tech *(Directors Choice Award), The Center for Fine Art

 

COLLECTIONS

The Joseph M. Cohen Family Collection
Living Room Gallery

Cassilhaus Gallery
Anne-Marie Obregt
JPMorgan Chase Art Collection
Columbia College Chicago
The Blue Library – RM220
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Sloan Art Library

ARTIST RESIDENCIES

Artist in Residence, The Contemporary Artists Center, Troy, NY (July-August '14)
Artist in Residence, Starry Night Retreat, Truth or Consequences, NM (June '14)


ARTIST TALKS AND LECTURES

TEDxPantheonSorbonne '16, Paris, France
TEDxBend '16, Bend, OR
TedxCharlotte '16, Charlotte, NC

AIPAD '16, The Photography Show
The Carrack, Durham, NC

University of North Carolina at Charlotte
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Columbia College Chicago

 

PORTFOLIO REVIEWER

Atlanta Celebrates Photography ‘16
Portfolio Throw Down '16, The Light Factory

selected PUBLICATIONS

photograph, (Exhibition Review) May/June 2016 pg. 82
As Entertaining As Possible, (Exhibition Catalog), Lianzhou Photography Festival, China / November 2016 pg. 72-75
DM. Magazine, 14 November 2015, pg. 35-39
Publik-Forum, Germany, pg. 40-42
Amateur Photographer, London, January 2016, pg. 29-31
Beobachter, April 2016, pg. 16-23
Resource, Summer 2016, pg. 51-59
VANITY FAIR, 28 October 2015, Italy, pg. 52
emotion, April 2016, Germany, pg. 13
Digitale Depression, 2016, mvg Verlag, pg. 190


CURATORIAL

THEY THEM, Photographs from the Cassilhaus Collection, Cassilhaus Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC (Fall '14)
 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Visiting Lecturer of Photography / University of North Carolina Chapel Hill (2015-2018)
Executive Board of Directors & Exhibition Committee / The Light Factory, Charlotte, NC (2015 - Present)

PRESS

Busniess Insider, Andrew Stern, 19 October, 2015. These Surreal Photos Show How Addicted We Are To Our Devices. 
Techly , Tristan Rayner,  8 October, 2015. ‘Removed’: A Surreal Photo Series Shows Our Deep Addiction To Our Devices.
Tech Insider Andrew Stern, 7 October, 2015. These Surreal Photos Show How Addicted We Are To Our Devices.
South x Southeast photomagazineRecent Work by Eric Pickersgill. 
WUNC North Carolina Public Radio, Anitan Rao and Frank Stasio, 13 May, 2015. The Land Of No Things. 
Digital America.Removed: Eric Pickersgill. 
FotoFilmic 
Long division, Issue 1 
NCMA Park Pictures 
The Center for Fine Art Photography, Perspectives 
Winston-Salem Journal, Tom Patterson, 25 October, 2014. Latest Annual Show By Promising North Carolina Artists Under 40.