ARTIST NAME: Eric New
Eric New is a native of Abbeville, South Carolina. He was diagnosed with autism at the age of 12. Eric has always enjoyed drawing, and during his high school years he began to perfect his work with geometric designs. His eye for color is extraordinary! Eric graduated from Abbeville High School in 2009 with an Occupational Diploma. The Abbeville Chamber of Commerce has chosen his art to be presented at their Welcome Center and in 2015, he was named Artist of the Year by the Abbeville Artists Guild.