Bio

SUSAN WALSH’s work was the subject of a recent solo exhibitions at The Garrison Art Center, Garrison, New York, Matteawan Gallery, Beacon, NY and the Center for Digital Arts, Peekskill. She has also been included in group shows at the Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY; Woodstock Artist Association and Museum; Artspace, New Haven, CT; Silvermine Art Center, New Canaan, CT; Schema Projects, Brooklyn, NY; Plan B Evolving Arts in Santa Fe, NM; Northern Illinois University Art Museum, Dekalb, Illinois; and the the Garrison Art Center, Garrison, NY. She was a recent fellow at Saltonstall Artist’s Residency, Ithaca, NY, and in 2013, she was a resident artist at DRAWinternational in Caylus, France, where she created a site-specific installation. Walsh received an MFA in photography from the University of Illinois, Chicago, IL. She lives in Beacon, NY and is a educator/guide at Dia:Beacon.

CV/RESUME

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019
Garrison Art Center, “Vibrant Traces” Garrison, New York
2017
Only Mark the Bright Hours, Matteawan Gallery, Beacon, NY
2015
Center for Digital Arts, "From this Vantage Point" Peekskill, NY
2014
Only The Sun Can Prove That I Am Useful, Matteawan Gallery, Beacon, NY
2014
School of Jellyfish, Thread/Marking Time Video Projection, Beacon NY
2013
DRAWinternational Artist Residency, Site-Specific Installation, Caylus, France

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019
Still Still Moving, Howland Art Center, Beacon NY
2018
Big Holiday Show, LABspace, Hillsdale, NY
Beacon Bus Shelter Project. Wind Drawings on Beacon Bus Shelter, Beacon, NY.
2017
Radius 50, curated by David, Ross, Woodstock Artists Association and Museum, Woodstock, NY
Takonic North Group Show, curated by Julie Torres and Susan Jennings, Hillsdale, NY
2016
Match Game, Artspace, New Haven CT
66th Art of the Northeast, Silvermine Art Center, CT, curated by Steven Sergiovanni
Schema Projects, "Passing Through" Brookly, New York
2015
Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY, Honorary Mention, "Line Describing a Cone", juried by Eva Respini, Photography curator at the Modern Museum of Art, NY
2014
Aqua Art Miami, Miami Beach, FL
2013
Small Works Show, Garrison Art Center, Garrison NY, Curated by Grace Knowlton, Matt Freiburghaus and Don Nice
Corrogate, PS 209, Rosendale, NY
Timelines, Mattewaen Gallery, Beacon, NY
Homecoming, KUBE Gallery, Beacon NY
2012
Apocalyps, BAU Gallery, Beacon, NY
Living Arrangements, Spring, Brooklyn, NY (guest curated by Debra Klompching of Klompching Gallery, Brooklyn, NY)
Some Girls, Howland Cultural Center, Beacon, NY
2011
Small, Hudson Beach Glass Gallery, Beacon, NY, curated by Jennifer Mackiewicz
2010
Private “i”, Skylight Gallery, New York, New York
Group EB, Chashama Gallery, New York, New York
Flash-66-3/4, BAU Gallery, Beacon, New York
2009
Beacon Open Studios, Beacon New York
2008
Group EB, Columbia University, New York
2006
Dumbo Open Studios, Brooklyn, New York
1999
OUTWEST, Plan B Evolving Arts, Curated by Harmony Hammond, Santa Fe, New Mexico
The Land, An Art Site, curated by Christine Wallers, Mountainair, New Mexico
1998
Project 66, Central Avenue, Albuquerque, New Mexio
1994
Bibliovertigo, Northern Illinois University Art Museum, DeKalb, Illinois
Telling Stories, Randolf Street Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
1993
MFA Thesis Exhibition, “Gayz”, Gallery 400, Chicago, Illinois
Discovering Connections, University of Illinois Art Exhibit at Conference on Women and Gender, Chicago, Illinois
1991
New Directions ’91, Juror: Richard Armstrong, (curator for the Whitney Museum of Art), Barrett House Galleries, Poughkeepsie, New York

RESIDENCIES

2018
Fellow, Constance Saltonstall Artist Residency, Ithaca, NY
2013
DRAWinternational, Caylus, France
2010
Habitat for Artists, Garrison, New York

MULTIMEDIA COLLABORATION

1991-1992
The Loofah Method, a multimedia performance group, slide projection and photographic performance, Chicago, Illinois

VIDEO

1993
Lesbian and Gay Film Series, "Queer Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
1993
Internation Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, Chicago, Illinois

EDUCATION

1993 Master of Fine Arts, Photography, University of Illinois, Chicago

1990-1991 The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

1989 Weekend Photography Workshop with Arnold Newman, Wisconsin

1982 Bachelor of Arts, Television and Film, Northern Illinois University