Erika Kari McCarthy is an interdisciplinary artist whose work spans disciplines of painting, printmaking, sculpture, photography, and installation art. She received her BFA in Studio Fine Arts with a minor in psychology at Rochester Institute of Technology. Her work is driven by material exploration, scientific inquiry, and the repetition of rituals and compulsions; she aims to create immersive spaces and altered environments through the physical presence of her work. Erika currently lives and works as a nomad in no specific geographic location.