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Susan Beth Chorpenning Edit Profile

visual artist

Susan Beth Chorpenning, American visual artist. Materials grantee General Electric, 1979; Gottlieb Foundation fellow, 1989, Artist's Fellowship fellow, 1989. Panel moderator, organizer Women's Caucus for Art, San Francisco, 1981, member, 1980-1987; member Brklyn. Waterfront Artist's Coalition, 1989-1991; member coordinator committee Women's Action Coalition, New York City, 1992-1993. Member C.A.A., Organization Indiana Artists, Art Initiatives.

Background

Chorpenning, Susan Beth was born on September 5, 1948 in Marietta, Ohio, United States. Daughter of Harry Row and Margaret Ellen (Hayes) Chorpenning.

Education

AB, University of California, Berkeley, 1976;Master of Arts, University of California, Berkeley, 1978;Master of Fine Arts, University of California, Berkeley, 1979.

Career

Assistant professor California State University, Arcata, 1979-1980. Visual artist New York City, since 1982. Lecturer sculpture University California, Berkeley, 1980, California College Arts and Crafts, Oakland, 1981, 82, Rockland Community College (State University of New York), 1995-1996.

Visiting artist Hampshire College, Amherst, Massachusetts, 1984, Claremont College, Los Angeles, 1986, City University of New York, 1993.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited sitework at Fulton Ferry Landing State Park, New York City, 1990. Exhibited in group shows at Prospect Park, New York City, 1990, FGIC Corporation Headquarters, New York City, 1993. Art performance at The Knitting Factory, New York City, 1990, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Köln, Germany, 1996.

Membership

Panel moderator, organizer Women's Caucus for Art, San Francisco, 1981, member, 1980-1987. Member Brklyn. Waterfront Artist's Coalition, 1989-1991. Member coordinator committee Women's Action Coalition, New York City, 1992-1993.

Member C.A.A., Organization Indiana Artists, Art Initiatives.

Connections

father:
Harry Row Chorpenning

mother:
Margaret Ellen (Hayes) Chorpenning