Eric Corriel After growing up on Long Island, Eric Corriel graduated from Cornell University where he received a Bachelors of Arts in Philosophy while also studying Fine Art and Computer Science. He later received a Diplome National d’Arts Plastiques (National Diploma of Fine Art), the equivalent of an MFA, focusing on Digital Art, from the Ecole Régionale Supérieure d’Expression Plastique in Lille, France. Currently living in Brooklyn, Eric takes the urban landscape as a medium in which to create site-specific video installations in the public realm. He teaches interactive design at the School of Visual Arts in New York City, where he is also Lead Web Designer and Developer.
For his artwork, Eric has been awarded by the New York Foundation of the Arts and New York Council for the Arts.