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Suze Rotolo Edit Profile

also known as Susan Elizabeth Rotolo


Suze Rotolo, American artist. Recipient Special Mention award for technical expertise combined with creative risk, Appearances and West Village Coalition for Parks and Playgrounds, 1995, First Place Jury prize Valdosta (Georgia) Fine Arts Gallery, Valdosta (Georgia) University. Member Center for Book Arts, American Craft Council, Guild of Bookworkers.


Rotolo, Suze was born on November 20, 1943 in Queens, New York, United States. Daughter of Joachim Peter and Mary Teresa Rotolo.


Teacher bookmaking; workshop leader in field.


  • Other Work

    • Illustrator, designer textiles, compact disc cover art, scenery and props for theater, Laugh the Blues Away Cookbook, 2001. Solo exhibitions include: Jefferson Market Library., New York City, New York University Casa Italiana Gallery, Donnell Library.

      Center, New York Public Library., Center for Book Arts, New York City, Medialla Gallery. Group shows include: Galleria Todini, Perugia, Italy, Center for Book Arts, American Red Cross Gallery, Chicago, Spring Studio, New York City, Columbia College Gallery, Chicago, New York State Museum, Albany, Left Bank Gallery, Bennington, Vermont, Art Academy Cincinnati, National Guild Bookworkers Traveling Exhibition, HarperCollins Exhibition Space, New York City, Corcoran Gallery, Washington, National Museum Women in Arts, Washington, Maryland Federation Art, Baltimore, Medlalia Gallery, New York City and many others.

      Artist: one-of-a-kind sculptural books. Represented in: Book Arts Collection of Long Island University, Brooklyn Museum, National Museum Women in the Arts, Museum Modern Art, Franklin Furnace, New York City, (books) Lark Books, Davis Publications, Somerset Studio Magazine, 2005 and other national and international art publications. Appearances (television shows): No Direction Home: Bob Dylan, New York Voices: Big Town Groove.

      Author (book): A Freewheelin' Time: A Memoir of Greenwich Village in the Sixties, 2008.


Member Center for Book Arts, American Craft Council, Guild of Bookworkers.


  • Other Interests

    Art, music, reading, writing.


Married Enzo Bartoccioli. 1 child, Luca.

Joachim Peter

Mary Teresa Rotolo

Enzo Bartoccioli

Luca Rotolo