Erin M. Riley "Simple" - a solo exhibition Hashimoto Contemporary is pleased to present “Simple”, a solo exhibition by Erin M. Riley. The Brooklyn based artist will debut a series of weavings, examining themes of sexuality, violence and identity. About the Aritst: Erin M. Riley is a tapestry weaver living and working in Brooklyn, New York. Riley received her BFA in 2007 from Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston, MA and her MFA from Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA, in 2009. Based on social media images as well as personal experiences, Riley’s work offers visual dialogue that aims to deconstruct the oppressive social spheres and stratification of women, as well as reconsider attitudes towards sex and sexuality through keyhole-like glimpses into their lives.