Eric Weeks is an artist using photography and video, a curator, and Chair of the Photography & Video Department at the Pennsylvania College of Art & Design in Lancaster, PA. His photographs have been exhibited internationally, and are in the permanent collections of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, The Art Institute of Chicago, The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Maison Européene de la Photographie, the Bibliothéque Nationale, Yale University Art Gallery and the Sir Elton John Collection. He was the Exhibition Director of the 2016 Jeonju International Photography Festival in Jeonju, South Korea, and in 2018 and 2019 he curated exhibitions at the Pingyao International Photography Festival in China. Weeks received a MFA from Yale University, and a BFA from the School of Visual Arts. He is represented by Galerie Catherine et André Hug in Paris.
His monograph “A Rose By Any Other Name” was published in 2019. Recent solo exhibitions of “A Rose By Any Other Name” were held in Australia, China, Singapore and South Korea. Recent group exhibitions were held in Paris, Philadelphia and Wilson, North Carolina.
“The Wind Dies The Sun Sets”, a short film made in collaboration with Joshua Reiman, was named Open Call Winner, Art Speaks Out, ikonoTV, Berlin and screened at COP22, Arkane Arika, Marrakesh in 2016. In 2017, the film was a finalist at the Black Maria Film Festival, Jersey City, and screened at the 8thCairo Video Festival. In 2018, it was a semi-finalist at the G2 Green Earth film Festival, Los Angeles and exhibited at the Portland Museum of Art Biennial in Maine. In 2019, the film was screened at the ALC Festival Internacional de VideoArte in Alicante, Spain and at the Head On Festival in Sydney, Australia.