Gary Emrich is a Colorado-based media artist/photographer with a 30 year exhibition record. His work resides in numerous private and public collections including the Art Institute of Chicago, the Denver Art Museum, the State of Colorado, and the University of Colorado Art Museum. As a fourth generation Coloradan, much of his art work addresses issues revolving water as a commodity and the heroic perception of the American West. His work is media-based and combines artist generated and appropriated imagery.
Gary received his MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and a BA degree in Political Science from the University of Colorado.