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artist , educator

Susan Abbott Martin, American Artist, educator. Grantee Pollock-Krasner Foundation, New York City, 1987. Member artist advisory board Bemis Foundation, Omaha. Member National Art Education Association, College Art Association F C.

Background

Martin, Susan Abbott was born on June 21, 1948 in Oakland, California, United States. Daughter of John Chandler and Vae (Hogan) Martin.

Education

Bachelor, Holy Names College, 1970;postgraduate, University of California, Berkeley, 1976;Master of Fine Arts, California College Arts and Crafts, 1981.

Career

Graduate coordinator, California College Arts and Crafts, Oakland, 1981-1983;assistant to the director, Berkeley (California) Art Center, 1983;instructor, College Marin, Kentfield, California, 1983;assistant director, AICA New York Studio Program, New York City, 1985-1986, 88-91;co-director internships, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, 1991-1994;director Saturday art school, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, since 1993. Instructor Junior Center of Art and Science, Oakland, 1987, Oakland (California) Museum, 1987. Panelist New York State Council for the Arts Decentralization Program, S.I., 1992.

Visiting artist Queens (New York) College, 1992, Cleveland (Ohio) Institute Art, 1993, Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, Virginia, 1993. Artist-in-residence Bemis Foundation, Omaha, 1990, Lila Wallace Readers Digest, Giverny, France, 1992, Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, New York, 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Works have appeared at Fiberworks, Berkeley, 1987, Stephen Wirtz Gallery, San Francisco, 1991, Sybaris Gallery, Royal Oak, Michigan, 1992, 94.

Membership

Member artist advisory board Bemis Foundation, Omaha. Member National Art Education Association, College Art Association F C.

Connections

father:
John Chandler Martin

mother:
Vae (Hogan) Martin