Erica Allen is a Brooklyn based artist, originally from Oakland, California. She received her MFA in Photography from the School of Visual Arts in 2008.
Awards for her work include the William Hyde and Susan Benteen Irwin Scholarship, Aaron Siskind Scholarship, and Women In Photography-Lightside Individual Project, runner-up grant.
Her photographs have been published internationally and included in the Visual Arts Journal, Esopus, Outlook and Photograph magazine.
She has exhibited at The Camera Club of New York, Chelsea Art Museum, Visual Arts Gallery, The Center for Fine Art Photography, Melanie Flood Projects, and with the Humble Arts Foundation.