Érica Mukai Faria,
born in Campinas, Brazil
is an artist and ER nurse based in Philadelphia.

She is the creative director of Philadelphia Packaging Co.,
a 9-person collective committed to sharing the stories of tenacious small businesses & local entrepreneurs in their free 2020 publication:
“A Phonebook”.

Érica Mukai Faria is an apprentice to master tailor Larnell Baldwin.She uses garment and community participation to navigate the
human body experience.