Eric is a hybrid artist/designer/technologist working in the multidisciplinary creative industry.
Under the artist name of eepmon, he has worked/consulted on campaigns and projects including Microsoft XBox 360 (Europe), MINI Cooper (Canada), Dentsu, Yahoo! (Singapore) and Tiger Beer (China). His work has made international headway and recognition in both the art, design, and digital spaces.
Awards include "Best Canadian Student" at FITC 2006, "Excellence Award for Illustration" in the Computer Arts Graduate Showcase '08, and was a recipient of a 2009 Banff Centre artist residency. Commencing in September 2010, Eric will be a part-time professor at Algonquin College. His art has been acquired by the Canada Council's Art Bank.
Following his recent new media performance at Yamaha Ginza in Tokyo, a solo-show of his painting/computer-mediated art titled "INTERSECTIONS" is being exhibited at the Ottawa Art Gallery for Contemporary Art. Show runs until July 31st, 2010.