SUSAN BLOCK
847-624-9995

RESUME

EDUCATION

BFA, SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY, SYRACUSE N.Y.

MFA. ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO


ONE WOMAN SHOWS:

Blue Leaf Gallery, Dublin, Ireland. 2012

One person show in England, 3 Bedforbury Gallery. Covent Gardens, London 2011

LEE FREED GALLERY, LINCOLN CITY, OREGON, 2008

LEE GALLERY, PACIFIC CITY, OREGON, 2008

One woman show at Lee Freed gallery. 2006

One woman show at Aspen Grove Gallery, 2007.


LEE FREED GALLERY, LINCOLN CITY, OREGON.2005

NEIDERMAIER, NEW YORK, 2003

NEIDERMAIER, CHICAGO, 2003

OSCAR FRIEDL GALLERY, CHICAGO, IL 2003

OSCAR FRIEDL GALLERY, CHICAGO, IL. 1993

OSCAR FRIEDL GALLERY, CHICAGO, IL. 1992

OSCAR FRIEDL GALLERY, CHICAGO, IL,. 1991

NORTHERN INDIANA MUSEUM, MUNSTER, IN.1990

HELIO GALLERY, NEW YORK, NEW YORK, 1989

NORTHERN ILLINOIS GALLERY, CHICAGO, IL. 1988

UBI ET ORBI GALLERY, LITTLE ROCK ARKANSAS, 1988

ARTEMISIA GALLERY, CHICAGO, IL 1988

NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY GALLERY, DE KALB, IL, 1988

PLEIDES GALLERY, NEW YORK, NEW YORK. 1987

ARTEMISIA GALLERY, CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, 1987

THE GALLERY, COLLEGE OF DU PAGE, GLEN ELLYN, IL. 1986

MEMORIAL UNION GALLERY, MADISON, WISCONSIN, 1985

SWEN PARSON GALLERY, NORTHERN IL, UNIVERSITY, DEKALB IL. 1995

CHICAGO STATE UNIVERSITY, CHICAGO, IL. 1994

DITTMAR GALLERY, NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY,EVANSTON, IL.1984

ARTEMISIA GALLERY, CHICAGO, IL. 1983

FANNY GARVER GALLERY, MADISON, WISC. 1981

FANNY GARVER GALLERY, MADISON, WISC. 1980

GROUP SHOWS:

AROUND THE COYOTE, CHICAGO, IL. 2000

AROUND THE COYOTE, CHICAGO, IL. 1995

LAY AWAY, CHICAGO, IL. 1995

AROUND THE COYOTE, CHICAGO, IL. 1994

LAY AWAY, CHICAGO, IL. 1994

AROUND THE COYOTE, CHICAGO, IL. 1993

LAY AWAY, CHICAGO IL. 1993

FIFTH ANNIVERSITY SHOW, OSCAR FRIEDL GALLERY, CHICAGO, IL. 1991

SANDRA HIGGINS GALLERY, LONDON ENGLAND, 1991

WOMEN IN ARTS, DALEY CENTER, CHICAGO, IL. 1988

DETROIT FOCUS, DETROIT MI. 1988

SOHO 20, NEW YORK, NEW YORK. 1987

MAMA AND HEREALISM, CHICAGO, IL.1987

J. ROSENTHAL GALLERY, CHICAGO, IL. 1985

NEW HORIZONS, CULTURAL CENTER, CHICAGO, IL. 1984

FANTASTIC VISIONS, HYDE PARK ART CENTER, CHICAGO, IL. 1983

SUMMER SHOW, CONTEMPORARY ART WORKSHOP, CHICAGO, IL. 1982

MASKS, SPERTUS MUSEUM, CHICAGO, IL. 1982

MASKS, SOUTHERN OHIO MUSEUM, PORTESMOUTH, OH. 1982

DOG SHOW, ERIC MACKLER GALLERY, PHILADELPHIA, PA, 1981

UNDER A FOOT, ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO, CHICAGO, IL. 1981

WOMAN INVITE WOMAN, ARTEMISIA GALLERY, CHICAGO, IL. 1981

GROUP SHOW, CHICAGO STATE UNIVERSITY, CHICAGO, IL. 1981

GROUP SHOW, JOY HORWICH GALLERY, CHICAGO, IL. 1980

ARTEMISIA GALLERY, CHICAGO, IL, 1980

UNION SHOW, UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN, MADISON, WI, 1979

SALON SHOW, MADISON ART AND CULTURAL CENTER, MADISON, WIS. 1979

SELF PORTRAITS, FANNY GARVER GALLERY, MADISON, WI, 1979

SALON SHOW, MADISON ART AND CULTURAL CENTER, MADISON, WI. 1978

MEDIA:

SHERIDAN ROAD MAGAZINE, VOL.3 NO.3 2009.  THE MAGIC OF ART. P. 85.
COAST FOOD AND ART.  FALL/WINTER 2009/20010.  P.61
CENTRAL COAST CURRENTS, LINCOLN CITY, OREGON,  JEAN DEVLIN, OUT OF PAIN OF 9/11 , AUG 2-7 2006
THE NEWS GUARD, LINCOLN CITY, OR. A HAPPENING OPENS AT THE FREED GALLERY. AUG 3-9, 2005.
OREGON COAST TODAY, LINCOLN CITY, OR.  A HAPPENING AT THE FREED.  AUG. 2005.
THE NEW TIMES, NEWPORT, OR.  AN ART HAPPENING OPENS AT THE FREED GALLERY. AUG. 2005
WESTERN ART GALLERY MAGAZINE, BETTY HARVERY MANSON, JAN, 2005
TELLURIDE DAILY PLANET, TALKING ART AND TALKING HORSES, SUSAN VIEBROCK, NOV. 26TH, 2004
TELLURIDE WATCH, PAINTING HORSES FOR STRENGTH AND REDEMTION, ELIZABETH COVINGTON, NOV. 29, 2004.
PIONEER PRESS, ACTRESS TURNS ARTIST DOES WELL, MRYNA PETLICKI, AUG. 19TH 2004
NEW ART EXAMINER, “SUSAN BLOCH, OSCAR FRIEDL GALLERY”, ANDY ARGY, JUNE, 1989

CHICAGO TRIBUNE, “EXPRESSIONIST BATTLES OF BLACK,” DAVID MC CRACKEN, JUNE, L989 CHICAGO TRIBUNE, “LANGE’S PHTOGRAPHS CAPTURE TRUE EMOTION,” ALLEN ARTNER, JUNE 1989

CHICAGO TRIBUNE, SUNDAY EDITION, “AN OLD HOUSE GETS A MASTERLY MAKEOVER”, ELAINE MARKOUTSAS, NOV, 1988 CHICAGO SUN TIMES, “ARTEMISIA AT 15…WOMAN IN THE LIMELIGHT,”MARY SHERMAN, OCT, 1988

PIONEER PRESS, “ART GOES TOO FAR OUT” MICHEAL BONESTEEL, FEB, 1987 ART SPEAK “DEEPER THAN THE OBJECTS ON THE CANVAS,” LAUREN OTIS, MARCH 1986

NEW ART EXAMINER, “SUSAN BLOCK…AT SWEN PARSON.” KYLE GANN, 1985 CHICAGO MAGAZINE, “ARTISTS BY NUMBER,” DAVID JACKSON, 1984

HYDE PARK HERALD, “SIX SHOW THEIR FANTASTIC VISIONS,” CLARA GLATT, 1983 WFMT, FM RADIO, HARRY BORES, JULY 1982

CHICAGO SUN TIMES, “SOME FIBER FACTS” HAROLD HAYDEN, JULY 1982 MILWAUKEE STATE JOURNAL, “MADISON ARTISTS TALK ABOUT ART” APRIL, L978

SELECTED COLLECTIONS :

LORD AND LADY GLENTOREN, DUBLIN, IRELAND

BOBBIE BROWN, TELURIDE CO.

HENRY LANDON, CHICAGO, IL.

MR. AND MRS. JEFFREY GLAZER, HIGHLAND PARK, IL.

SPERTUS MUSEAUM OF JUDAICA, CHICAGO IL.

MARTHA SCHNEIDER, HIGHLAND PARK, IL.

MR AND MRS JIM PEILET, HIGHLAND PARK IL.

SUSAN LIPMAN, CHICAGO, IL.

DR. AND MRS. HARVEY GOLOMB, CHICAGO, IL.

MR. AND MRS. JEROME GRUNES, GLENCOE, IL.

JUDGE AND MRS. B. OLSON STEVENSON, WADSWORTH, IL.

CARLOS RESTAURANT, HIGHWOOD,IL.

JUDY NEIDERMEIER, CHICAGO,IL

STUDS TERKEL, CHICAGO, IL.

DR. ROBERT VOGEL, NEW YORK, NEW YORK.

JUDGE AND MRS. EMILIO SANTE

THE VISCOUNT MARC LAVENANT, ST. PAUL TROIS CHATEAU, FRANCE

THE OVENS OF BRITTANY RESTAURANT, MADISON, WI.

ANTHONY RHODES, WILTON MANORS, FLA.

MR AND MRS. ROBERT K. WOLF

MR AND MRS. ED WHITTACKER, DALLAS, TEXAS

MR. AND MRS. MICHEAL J. FOX.

MARY ARCHIE THEATER, CHICAGO, IL.