Visual Artist

CV  SUZANNE MEEHAN

EXHIBITIONS

2014                  Cool Heat, Summer Solo Show, East 84th Street, NY

2013                  CurateNYC, Online Show, NY

2012                  GOBrooklyn, Open Studios, Chashama, Brooklyn, NY

2010                  Explorations, Abstract Drawings juried group show, Crossroads,Brooklyn NY

2010                  Crossroads, Group Show Crossroads Café, Brooklyn, NY

2004                 Faculty Show, Nassau Community College, Garden City, NY

                          Undoing Landscape, juried group show, The Painting Center, New York, NY

                          Artists Suporting Artists, group show, BQE, Williamsburg, NY

2002                Brooklyn College Faculty Show, Brooklyn NY

                         Dumbo Open Studios, Brooklyn, NY

                        Marie Droste Services Annual Benefit Art Show, New York, NY

                        Abstract Works, twoperson show, Merkin Hall at Lincoln Center, New York, NY2001                

                        55Mercer Street, Interior Revelations, September- October, New York, NY

2000                  Daily Observations, two person show, Wolf Group Gallery, New York, NY

                            MFA Thesis Exhibition, 547 West 27th Street,  New York NY

1998                  Explorations, Two Person Show, Nexus Gallery, Berkeley California

1996                  Painting and Beyond, Group Show, Humboldt State University, Humboldt, CA

1995                  Into the New Abstract Art, Juried Show, Sebastapol, CA

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2005-2013    Owner and Curator Crossroads Café and Gallery, Brooklyn NY 11218

                     Developed concepts for shows, found appropriate work for community café.         

                     Wrote press releases, worked with artists to choose work. Hung and lit

                     shows. Hosted receptions and artist discussions.  Collected payments for artists

                      for work sold.

2000-2001         Co-Curator, Wolf Group, New York, NY

                  One of two curators for a series of exhibitions in corporate office space which                           

                 held  up to pieces of varying sizes. Selected artists, designed exhibition, lighting,

                  arrangement and presentation, production of promotional materials.

 

TEACHING

 

2014                  Visiting Artist, Middlesex Community College, Drawing Workshop

2004                  Lincoln Center Institute, Teaching Artist, Lincoln Center, NY, NY

2003                  Adjunct Instructor, Painting, Nassau Community College, Garden City, NY

2002                  Adjunct Instructor, Drawing, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY

2001                  Adjunct Instructor, Basic Design, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY

2000                  Teaching Artist, Symphony Space, Curriculum Arts Project, NY, NY

1999                  Adjunct Instructor, Basic Design, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY

 

EDUCATION

2003                  Lincoln Center Institute Teaching Artist Training

2000                  Master of Fine Arts in Painting, Brooklyn College/CUNY, Brooklyn NY

1998                  Graduate Studies, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

1996                   Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

1995                  Painting and Beyond, CSU Summmer Arts Program, Humboldt CA

1994                  Private Studies IRek Cieskolkiewicz,Professor of Drawing and Architecture,UCB

1990                  Bachelor Fine Arts,Concentration in Drawing,CaliforniaCollege of Arts&Crafts

 

AWARDS AND COLLECTIONS

2012 to Present   Chashama Residency, Brooklyn Army Terminal, Brooklyn NY

2002                    CAA 9/11 Fellowship, New York, NY

2001                    iFormation Corporate Collection, New York, NY

2000                   George G. Shaw Memorial Award, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY

1999                    Teaching Assistantship, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY

1985                    Senior Leadership Award, Tufts University, Medford, MA