Erik den Breejen

Bio

Erik den Breejen was born in Berkeley, California in 1976. He is a graduate of Cornell University, where he received his MFA in 2006, and the California College of the Arts, where he received his BFA in 1999. Recent exhibitions include Sound & Color at Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, Weekend at Mindy Solomon, Miami, and Song of the Earth at Freight + Volume, NY. Den Breejen’s large-scale public works include murals commissioned by Atlantic Records, Public Art for Public Schools, Rag and Bone, and others. Erik is a 2018 MacDowell Fellow, a 2015 New York Foundation for the Arts Fellow in Painting, and a three-time recipient of the DNA Artists Residency in Provincetown, MA. His work is collected internationally and has been featured in The New York Times, Artnews, Hyperallergic, Artnet, Bloomberg, Art Maze, Maake, Whitehot, and more. Den Breejen lives and works in Brooklyn, NY.