Eric is a Canadian artist living and working in Brooklyn, NY. He has been active in the commercial photography industry since 2007, residing in Vancouver, Los Angeles, and currently New York. He is constantly building his body of work, telling vivid stories one photo at a time. With a background in lighting, digital, and film processes, and with over a decade of experience in a variety of types of productions worldwide, Eric has a vast toolkit to attack any situation.
Exhibitions, Awards, and Publications
Hooligan Sunset Series - New York, NY
Glasgow Gallery of Photography - Glasgow, Scotland
Warehouse Studios Salon #1 - Brooklyn, NY
Palm Photo Prize Exhibit, House of Vans - London, England
Contemporary Photography 2008-2018, Site: Brooklyn Gallery - Brooklyn, NY
Royal Photographic Society International Print Exhibition 159, Royal Albert Hall - London, England
MOPLA Analogue Portrait Project, Anesthesia Studios - Los Angeles, CA
Context 2016, Filter Photo Festival - Chicago, IL
Publications + Features
Communication Arts 63
BOOOOOOOM Featured Submission 'Nearest Neighbor'
Sad Bird Books 'Nothing is Interesting and Everything is Normal'
'Nearest Neighbor' - 88 page Monograph
Photobook Melbourne - Memory_Archive
'Livia Marinescu: 'Photographer Interview: Eric Thompson'' - Ghost Magazine
The Mockingbird - Issue 5 Cover 'NETS'
SAD Magazine [multiple issues]
Aerie for American Eagle
Mad Lab Distillery
Hye Sun Mun
Canadian Tourism Commission
Communication Arts 63 Winner
Belfast Photo Festival 2022 Shortlist
Palm Photo Prize 2018 Shortlist
Royal Photographic Society IPE 159 Selected
Royal Photographic Society IPE 161 Shortlist
Royal Photographic Society IPE 160 Shortlist
Fotofilmic 15 Shortlist