LAUNCH F18 is delighted to feature Erika Mahr on its online Viewing Room. We are pleased to present a selection of works on paper from her ongoing series, paper folds. Incorporating both drawing and sculptural elements, Erika has created a series of monochromatic works on paper that bridge 2D and 3D mediums. paper folds will be available and for viewing from October 29 - January 2, 2021. A portion of the proceeds from this viewing room will go towards The Ladies of Hope Ministries, an organization focused on helping disenfranchised and marginalized women and girls transition back into society through resources and access to high-quality education, entrepreneurship, spiritual empowerment, advocacy and housing.
Erika Mahr was born on Long Island, New York. She received her MFA from Hunter College and currently lives and works in the Hudson of Valley of New York. Mahr has had solo exhibitions at LAUNCH F18, Hap Gallery, and The Susan B. Hilles Gallery. Her work has been included in recent group exhibitions at The New Hampshire Institute, the Seattle Art Fair, Theirry Goldberg Gallery, A.I.R. Gallery and Art Current, among others. Mahr received a fellowship from the New York Foundation for the Arts in 2009, was a recipient of the Joshua Tree Highlands Residency in 2016, and was nominated for the 2011, 2012 and 2013 Rema Hort Mann Foundation Visual Art Grant.