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SUSAN K. BURGESS
Plein Air Coastal and Landscape Paintings
(781) 631-7403 Cell: (781) 771-8056
Email: susankb@earthlink.net
Website: www.SusanKBurgess.com

SOLO SHOWS
Recent Plein Air Paintings, Cloister Gallery, Marblehead, MA 2014
Capturing the Landscape, Cadbury Art Gallery, Cambridge MA 2011
Being There: On-site Paintings, Art Gallery at Grosvenor Park, Salem MA 2010
Painting From the Natural World, Circle Furniture Showroom, Cambridge MA 2010
Coastal Painting, Legal Sea Foods Restaurant, Copley Place, Boston MA 2010
SHORES, Thomas Moser Gallery, Boston MA 2010
Water’s Edge, Marblehead Arts Association, Marblehead MA 2009
Into the Blue, Cloister Gallery, Church of St. Andrew, Marblehead MA 2008
Dwelling Places: Finding Sanctuary in a Wild World, Cloister Gallery, Marblehead MA 2006
Mountains, Vineyards and Coastal Waters, Art Gallery at Grosvenor Park, Salem MA 2005
Expanding Horizons, Marblehead Arts Association,Marblehead MA 2003
Cycles of Renewal, Northeast by Southwest, Seasons of the Heart, More Sacred Spaces, Cloister Gallery, Marblehead MA 2002 thru 1995
Sacred Spaces, Marblehead Arts Association, Marblehead MA 1995

GROUP SHOWS
Juried Painting Exhibits, Marblehead Festival of Arts, Marblehead, MA 2016 thru 2000 & 1975
Painting The Town event/exhibit, Marblehead Festival of Arts 2017 thru 2000
Marblehead Arts Association, Marblehead, MA, Member Shows 2016 thru 1994
Group Exhibits, Cloister Gallery, Marblehead, MA 2016 thru 1994
Paint, juried show at Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA 2015
Fall Salon, Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA (Prize: 2014) 2015 thru 2011
The Gift at Salem Arts Association, with Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA 2013
Opus Gallery, Salem, MA 2013
New Members Exhibit, Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge MA 2011
Seven Artists…Along the Sea Coast, Gallery at Grosvenor Park, Salem MA 2011
Associate Members Exhibit, North Shore Arts Association, Gloucester MA 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013
Canvas Fine Arts Group at Thomas Moser Gallery 2009
Concetta’s Gallery, Marblehead, MA 2000 thru 2006

ART-RELATED CAREER EXPERIENCE
Artist and Sole Proprietor, Creative Connections, Marblehead, MA 1995-present
Manager of the Cadbury Art Gallery, Cambridge, MA 2010-2012
Gallery Associate, Concetta’s Gallery, Marblehead MA 2000-2006
Enrichment Program Director, Cadbury Commons, Cambridge, MA 1997-2010
Administrative Staff, Peabody Essex Museum (Peabody Museum of Salem), Salem MA 1975-1992
Art Teacher K-6, Public Schools, Portsmouth RI and Northampton MA 1968-1973
Apprentice to liturgical artist Ade Bethune, Newport RI 1966-1968

MEMBERSHIPS
Juried Artist Member, Cambridge Art Association and Marblehead Arts Association; Board of Directors, Marblehead Arts Association, 2006-2009

EDUCATION
Certificate in Graphic Design, North Shore Community College (Danvers, MA)
Graduate Certificate Program in Management, Harvard Extension School (Cambridge MA)
Graduate credits, equivalent to M.A.T in teaching art, Rhode Island College (Providence, RI)
B.A. Studio Art, Newton College of the Sacred Heart/Boston College, (Boston, MA)

Workshops: Watercolor: Dorothy Peterson, Charlotte Britton, Paul George, Judith Campbell, Carl Dalio; Oil/Acrylic: Peter Muldaur, Paul George, Charles Gruppé; Printmaking: Tamar Etinger; Pastel: Frank Federico; “Creating from the Spirit”: Dan Wakefield; “Painting from Nature”: Peter London

DEMONSTRATIONS/COURSES GIVEN
Basic Watercolor Seminar, Bentley University Art Club, Waltham, MA, March 2009
Drawing From Nature, recurring course at Cadbury Commons, Cambridge, 1997- 2002
Winsor-Newton Water-Miscible Oil Paints demonstration at Women in the Arts Conference, 2000

MEDIA & AWARDS
Honorable Mention, Marblehead Festival of Arts, Painting the Town 2017
First Prize (of two), Fall Salon, Cambridge Art Association, 70th Fall Salon 2014
BNN-TV, It’s all About Art, Interview with Suzanne Schultz, May 2010
BNN-TV, It’s All About Art, Interview with Glenn Williams, Dec. 21, 2009
Article The Art of Business, Journal of the Bentley University Art Club, spring 2009
Artist of the Week, Marblehead Reporter, October 2006
Salem Evening News, cited in article on Women in the Arts Conference, fall, 2000