Eric Hurtgen

Art & Design

Eric Hurtgen is an artist, designer and art director who was born in Louisville, Kentucky. As a designer, Eric has worked across a variety of media for clients in the tech and cultural industries.

As an artist, his work has been shown internationally, but mostly in smaller galleries across the Southeastern United States. Eric is married with two daughters and has been living and working in Central Kentucky.

Eric is available for art direction, design and illustration.

contact: eric.hurtgen(at)

Other Spaces

New Rural
The rural mind in cyberspace. A growing collection of conversations, music, statements and artwork.
New Geographic
An aging art gif experiment. Collaboration with Dan Romanoski

Selected Clients
AirBNB, Atlantic Records, Bright Antenna Records, Columbia Records, Congrats Records, Eater NY, EMI, Ghostly Records, Leadercast, Lex Records, Lionhawk Records, The McColl Center, Palomino Group, RCA Records, Red Light Mgmt, Silvertone Records, SOCO Gallery, Sony Red, Tiny Horse, Viacom, Vevo, Vudu, Warner Music

National Gold Advertising Award
American Advertising Federation Short:
Malala Yousafzai
Roles: Art Director, Illustrator
MidSouth Emmy Nomination
Short: Malala Yousafzai
Role: Art Director, Illustrator
Staff Pick
Music Video: Love At The End, JM McMillan
Role: Co-Producer / Co-Director / Art Director

Colectivo Futuro
Redefine Mag
Four Magazine

More Work

Eric Hurtgen, Ghostly Mix artwork artwork for Freiraum Vertikal Denken
collaboration with Michael Cina on Mary Lattimore album artwork poster design for The McColl Center, Charlotte, NC
La Chandeleur Not Just Coffee
Eric Hurtgen, personal work, New Geographic 2 Anenon: Camembert
new geographic
Method Studio Logo Congaree National Park
Brothers Restaurant new geographic
Eric Hurtgen, personal work
Cubby feat. Chuck Ellis: Lovers or Bruises
Eric Hurtgen, St. Valentine Rose Wine Eric Hurtgen, Bulk No. 2 Leviathan, collaborative work
Eric Hurtgen, personal work