Ericka Beckman

With her first major solo exhibition in the UK, the US filmmaker Ericka Beckman speaks about video games, socialist Monopoly and breaking rules

By Pablo Larios
Ericka Beckman, Hiatus, 1999–2015 

London

22 Mar
8 Jul

The experimental filmmaker and musician has died, aged 76

By Geeta Dayal
Ericka Beckman, Cinderella, 1986, installation view

VeneKlasen/Werner, Berlin, Germany

By Pablo Larios
Ericka Beckmann, Hiatus, 1999, video still

For 35 years, Ericka Beckman has been making films which combine choreographed set pieces and ‘designed camera movements’ that anticipate the work of a new generation of artists