Artist Of The Week: Erin Minckley Chlaghmo of Relativity Textiles

Erin Minckley Chlaghmo is an artist/designer, business owner and mother of two boys. She moved to Chicago in 2008 to attend the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and received her MFA in Fiber and Materials Studies in 2012. Among other pursuits, Erin founded the wallpaper company Relativity Textiles, which is a riff off of her initials (E=MC2). She has always had a love of printing and pattern, and began as a fiber artist, screen printer and sculptor. She is inspired by travels to Morocco and global textile histories.