Erik Otto is an American abstract artist currently based in New York City, with studios in Brooklyn, NY and San Francisco, CA.



History & Evolution: Neon Artwork

. Since reinvigorating my emphasis on neon artwork in this last year, many of you have been inquiring and asking for more. I am pleased to let you know, the feelings are mutual and I am planning to elevate my light based artwork even further in 2020. Looking back, I have always been inspired to…



. Cheers to a New Year. There always seems to be an overly enthusiastic rush this time of year to hit the ground running and rush to make things happen right away. But if you know me…things of quality have no fear of time. It’s fun to get excited, but it’s also wise to know…


Surface & Light

After my last show, I felt a burnout coming on and needed to switch things up and while I was reorganizing the studio, I discovered large bags of cement, sand, plaster and other building materials. I took this as small but important sign that I was on the right path when the desire had been…