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Erika Nina Suárez

Erika Nina Suárez (she/her) is a visual artist, commercial photographer, and editor currently residing in the DFW area. In 2019 she earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Photography from the University of North Texas. She is currently the creative lead photographer for the University of Texas at Arlington.

Erika’s current body of work examines detailed concepts of intimate familial relationships and investigates her identity through her complex Hungarian and Nicaraguan parentage. Using medium format color film, found family photographs, and handmade backlit lightbox installations, she's able to grip the viewer with her intricate compositions and forge unique connections between light and space.

Suárez’s work has been featured in exhibitions across the U.S. and abroad.  Her photographs have been published in The Wall Street Journal, The Luupe, Lenscratch, Deep Red Press, among others. Erika is also a recipient of the 2021  Arch and Anne Giles Kimbrough Fund awarded by the Dallas Museum of Art.