Erica Scourti was born in Athens, Greece and is now based in London. Her work draws on personal experience to explore life, labour, gender and love in a fully mediated world. She has exhibited recently in Bedlam: The Asylum and Beyond at the Wellcome Collection, Fireflies in the Night at the Niarchos Centre, Athens, Third Party at CTRL+SHIFT, Oakland, as well as Het Nieuwe Instituut, Rotterdam, Microscope Gallery, New York, Somerset House, FACT, The Photographers’ Gallery, Hayward Gallery, Munich Kunstverein, EMST Athens and Banner Repeater.
She has presented performances and talks at Whitechapel Gallery, South London Gallery, Block Universe Festival, IMPAKT Festival 2016, Utrecht, Transmediale, Dutch Art Institute, ICA, Southbank Centre, the Royal College of Art, Goldsmiths College, Autoitalia and Sandberg Institute, Amsterdam. In 2015 Erica was in residence at Wysing Arts Centre and the White Building, London, and she is currently a resident of Somerset House Studios.