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Susan Marie Heitman, American Artist. Recipient Exceptional Merit award Ella Sharp Museum, Jackson, Michigan, 1997; graduate fellow Eastern Michigan U., 1994-1995. Coord. crafts Northville (Michigan) Christian Assembly, 1997, teacher crafts, 1995-1996. Member Detroit Artists Market, Ann Arbor Art Association, Ann Arbor Women Painters (co-chairperson since 1995, co-chairperson exhibits 1997, 98-, chair exhibits since 1998, Merit award 1996).

Background

Heitman, Susan Marie was born on August 16, 1954 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of William and Lillian (Slager) Kobos.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, 1988. Master of Arts, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, 1995.

Career

Artist, Plymouth, Michigan, since 1995.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in group shows at Ann Arbor (Michigan) Art Center, 1995-1997, Detroit Artists Market, 1995-1997, Ann Arbor Women Painters, 1995-1999, The New Regionalism, 1996-1998, Jackson Area Show, 1997 (Merit award), State of Arts, Saginaw Township, Michigan, 1997, Central Michigan University Art Gallery, Mount Pleasant, 1997, Suomi International Collection Art/Design, Hancock, Michigan, 1997, First International Open WomanMade Gallery, Chicago, 1998, National Women Made Gallery, Chicago, 1998, Bonifas Fine Arts Center, Escanaba, Michigan, 1998, Beyond the Surface National, Paint Creek Center for the Arts, Rochester, Michigan, 1999, Sisson Gallery, Dearborn, Michigan, 1999, National Women in Art Exhibit, Wallace Smith Gallery, Oakland Community College, Farm Hills, Michigan, 1999, LaPetite VII National Alder Gallery Coburg, Washington, 1999-2000, Documenta 2000, Museum Contemporary Art, Pontiac, Michigan, Grand Rapids Museum Art, Sextet, Buckham Gallery, Flint, 2001, Michigan All-Media Art Competition, Shiawassee Arts Council, Owasso, 2003.

Membership

Coordinator crafts Northville (Michigan) Christian Assembly, 1997, teacher crafts, 1995-1996. Member Detroit Artists Market, Ann Arbor Art Association, Ann Arbor Women Painters (co-chairperson since 1995, co-chairperson exhibits 1997, 98—, chair exhibits 1998-1999, Merit award 1996), Paint Creek Center Arts.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, travel, gourmet cooking, reading, Web surfing.

Connections

Married Roger Melvin Heitman, September 18, 1976. 1 child, Brenda Jean.

father:
William Kobos

mother:
Lillian (Slager) Kobos

spouse:
Roger Melvin Heitman

child:
Brenda Jean Heitman