Gary Ericsson (1955 - 2016)
Gary Erickson received his M.F.A. from the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred, New York. He taught at Macalester College in St. Paul from 1995 until the time of his death. His work has been included in numerous national and international exhibitions, from the Everson Museum in Syracuse, New York, to the Fletcher Challenge Exhibition in Auckland, New Zealand. Erickson was the recipient of a 1986 National Endowment for the Arts Visual Artists Fellowship, in addition to Jerome Foundation and Minnesota State Arts Board grants.