Erika Gentry is a Visual Artist and Educator. She specializes in digital imaging,
photography, education and printing in the Bay Area. An early advocate
of the creative digital domain, she has been teaching and presenting
Photoshop, photography and multimedia at the institutional,
organizational and individual levels nationwide since 1996. She has
taught one-on-one and group courses at corporations and colleges such
as The Rochester Institute of Technology, The San Francisco Art
Institute, Foothill College, City College San Francisco and Rayko Photo
Center. She is currently full-time faculty at City College San
Gentry completed her master of fine arts degree in The School of Imaging Arts and Sciences at New York’s Rochester Institute of Technology.
Her personal photographic projects explore issues of identity as
expressed through the use of technology. By collaborating with members
of the community, she creates installation portraiture in an
interpretive and docunarrative format using stills, video and sound.
She exhibits her art work nationally. She serves on the Board of
Directors for Fotovision.org and as Co-Chair of the Board of Directors for The Society for Photographic Education West Region.