I work mainly in print, photography and sculpture. The work is often inspired by graffiti culture, Mexican heritage and art history. My thought process when creating is taking inspiration from low art or lowbrow culture such as graffiti and creating works presented as high art.
Erik Salgado is a Chicago based interdisciplinary artist and hip hop artist. Born from Mexican immigrant parents and raised in Chicago, Erik grew an interest in graffiti culture and hip hop culture both themes often seen his work.