Erika Iris Simmons is a contemporary mixed media artist. She loves working with strange experimental materials. She was honored as the Official Artist for the 2013 Grammy Awards. Past clients include: The Times, Oprah Magazine, MAXIM, Levis Strauss & Co., Hermes, Showtime, and RayBan. Simmons lives and works in Chicago.
Thanks to a generous donation of old audio cassettes from Mrs. Liat Luel's music room, high school art students created portraits in the style of Erika Simmons.