Cathedral Gorgeerik lauritzen

american: 1953 - 2007


Artist, photographer, teacher, and Faculty Emeritus of TMCC, Erik passed away at his home with family at his bedside on August 9, 2007.

In his short 34-year career, Erik created a prolific body of artwork which has received many honors and is contained in public, corporate, and private collections as well as shown in numerous solo and group exhibitions.


Samples of his lifelong passion can be viewed on his website.


View and enjoy.


For a list of Erik's exhibitions and publications, click here.





  "You can't depend upon your eyes, when your imagination is out of focus." 

-Mark Twain


"In putting images together I become active, and excitement is of another order - synthesis overshadows analysis"

-Minor White