STREET now open! Chicago | Los Angeles | Miami | New York | San Francisco | Santa Fe
Amsterdam | Berlin | Brussels | London | Paris | São Paulo | Toronto | China | India | Worldwide
 
New York

Suzanne Horwitz

Indicator-greybk-0576b3776febf9f4be8e16c49bdf76da
 
  • 20130702222308-nautilus_navy_pier6x4
  • 20130701230016-suzanne_horwitz_fragment
  • 20130702222541-suzannnehorwitz_fac_ade_1o2_4x4
  • 20131002230921-horwitz_s_assault_1
 



Website

Schools
SAIC (School of the Art Institute of Chicago), BFA
University of Michigan / Ann Arbor, Michigan, BS.ed

Tags
sculpture, figurative, abstract, traditional, modern, installation, public-art, INSTALLATION-ART, constructions, bas-relief-sculpture, animals figurative, artist educator

Biography and Resume

 

Biography

Horwitz, a graduate of The University of Michigan, earned her BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, studied drawing and sculpture at The Art Students’ League of New York; and is a second-generation artist. Her work has been exhibited in numerous venues throughout the country. Horwitz’s sculpture won recognition at the Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, New Jersey, and Louise and Maurice Yochim Award from the American Jewish Artists Club. Her work is represented in corporate collections including The Options Clearing Corporation in Chicago and Goldman Sachs in New York, plus many private collections.

 Horwitz has produced a diverse and extensive body of work. Her pieces range from intimate portraits to large room sized installations and public sculpture. Currently, her large outdoor aluminum sculpture, “Nautilus” is being exhibited in the 2012-2013 Chicago Parks Sculpture Exhibit in conjunction with the 23rd International Sculpture Center Conference in Chicago. Horwitz, lives and maintains a studio in Highland Park, and is a faculty member at The Art Center of Highland Park.

Please visit her website at www.suzannehorwitz.com. For more information, contact suzanne@suzannehorwitz.com.

 

 Resume

SUZANNE HORWITZ  _________________________________________

                                                 www.suzannehorwitz.com· suzanne@suzannehorwitz.com · 312·805·1586

Selected Exhibitions

 2012

The Spirit of Hanukkah, Kol Ami Museum, North Suburban Synagogue Beth El, Highland Park, IL

Sacred Spaces, The Art Center of Highland Park, HP, IL

Small Works, Gallery 1837, Chicago, IL

Lakefront 2012-2013, at the 23rd International Sculpture Center Conference, Juror, Richard Hunt, Chicago, IL

litteSCULPTURE Show, at the 23rd International Sculpture Center Conference, Chicago, IL

6 to the Third, Expo Chicago 2012, Chicago, IL

Caffeine VI, Greenleaf Art Center, Chicago, IL

 2011

From Generation to Generation, The Prairie Center for the Arts, Schaumburg, Il

12x12, The Art Center of Highland Park, First Place Award, HP, IL

We are the Artful Network, Tom Robinson Gallery, Chicago, IL

Gift of Hope, Artists Respond to Letters and Dispatches of Raoul Wallenberg, The Swedish American Museum, Chicago, IL

Avenue of Sculpture, Art Chicago, The Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL

6" x 6" x6", Art Chicago, The Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL

 2010

Urban Pulse, Tom Robinson Gallery, Chicago, IL

A Gathering of Waters; Artists Engage with Forms of Water Cited in Jewish Texts, The Beverly Art Center, Chicago, IL

5th Annual Highland Park Art Walk, Award, Juror, Lane Mattix, Highland Park, IL

Off Center, ARC Gallery, Jurors: Aaron Packer, Ann Rosen, Chicago, IL

 2009

Common Threads; All Things Connected, CWCA, St Paul’s Cultural Center, Chicago, IL

 2008

Chicago Art Open 2008, Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL

 Insights into a Culture, Jurors: Leopold Segedin, Ann Rosen and Dr. David Sokol, Cultural Center, Chicago, IL

 2005

Light Up The Future, ORT, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL

8th Annual Chicago Art Open 2005, Chicago, IL

Cherry is Best, Around the Coyote Gallery, Chicago, IL

 2004

University of Michigan Alumni Artists, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL

 2003

Midwest Clay Guild, Terra Incognito Gallery, Oak Park, IL

 2002

Hidden Faces, Exhibition of Masks, Curators: Martha Griffith, Diana Evenson, Carol Kazwick, Fine Line Arts Center, St.Charles, IL

911 Show, Jettsett Gallery, Chicago, IL

Midwest Clay Guild 30th Anniversary Exhibition, Evanston, IL

 2000

25th Annual Alice and Arthur Baer Art Competition and Exhibition, Jurors: Marianne Deson and Susan Aurinko, Beverly Art Center, Chicago IL

Four Corners of the World, Jurors: Sharon Couzin, David Richards, Mary Lou Zelazny, SAIC, Chicago, IL

1999

Paint It Silver, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL

Focus on the Arts, Invitational, Highland Park High School, Highland Park, IL

1996

Potentiality, Activate the Art, A.R.C. Gallery, Chicago, IL

Mentorship Show, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, IL

Small Works, Suburban Fine Art Center, Highland Park, IL

1994

In View, Cortesi Gallery, Highland Park, IL

Artist in Residence, Camp Ramah, Conover, WI

1993

Focus on the Arts, Invitational, Highland Park High School, Highland Park, IL

1992

Around the Coyote '92, Chicago, IL

1988

Montclair Art Museum, First Place Sculpture, Juror, Robert J. Koenig, Director Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ

1985

Summit, NJ Art Center, Juror, Richard Anuszkiewicz

 

Collections

Linda Kramer, Chicago, IL

Arthur M. Cohen & Associates, Northbrook, IL

Bette S. Coleman, Evanston, IL

Goldman Sachs & Co., New York City, NY

The Options Clearing Corporation, Chicago, IL

Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Morchelles, Short Hills, NJ

Commissions

Eye Want, Chicago, IL

The Options Clearing Corporation, Chicago, IL

 

Awards

2011  First Place Award, 12x12, The Art Center of Highland Park, HP, IL

2008  Louise and Maurice Yochim Award, Insights into a Culture, Jurors: Leopold Segedin, Ann Rosen, Dr. David Sokol, Cultural Center, Chicago, IL

1999  Focus on the Arts, Invitational, Highland Park High School, Highland Park, IL

1995  Artemisia Gallery, Mentorship Program, Chicago, IL

1994  Artist in Residence, Camp Ramah, Conover, WI

1992  School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, Studio Award

1988  Montclair Art Museum, First Place Sculpture, Juror, Robert J. Koenig, Director Montclair Art Museum, Montclair,   NJ

1987  South Orange, NJ, Artistic Achievement Sculpture, Jurors: W. Carl Burger, Adolph Konrad

 

Publications

Leslie Jacobs, Highland Park Artist Exhibiting in Three Venues, TribLocal.com, October 20, 2011

Leslie Jacobs, Highland Park Artist Chosen for Avenue of Sculptures at Art Chicago, TribLocal.com, April 21, 2011

The 2009 Alumni Calendar of Events, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Joseph Aaron, “50 Years Later, The Question Now Is How To Remember”, The Chicago Jewish News, May 19-25, 1995:24

Anna Poplawska, “Chicago Art Open 2005”, Chicago Artists’ News, CAC, December 2005: 1

 

Education

School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Bachelor of Fine Arts

Art Students League of New York, NY

Wayne State University, Master of Science Candidate

University of Michigan, Bachelor of Science in Education

 

Freelance

Eye Want, Chicago, IL, fabricated, created mold, and cast eight sculptures in thermoplastics for store

Amrany-Rotblatt Studio, Highland Park, IL

Sculpted in high detail a number of realistic monumental figures and bas-reliefs for public sculpture commissions

The Options Clearing Company, Chicago, IL, designed and created two bronzes for Board-room

 

 

 

 

Recent Exhibits

Suzanne Horwitz participated in these exhibits:

Oct, 2013 The Artists at 3150
The Artists at 3150
 
Oct, 2013 Bodies by Design, Modificaton, Coercion, and Resistance
Koehnline Museum of Art
 
Jul, 2013 The Artists at 3150
The Artists at 3150
 
Nov, 2012 Sacred Spaces - juried exhibition of work in all media
The Art Center - Highland Park
 
Sep, 2012 Caffeine VI
Greenleaf Art Center
 
Main-addtags-924c433b10d7fa1e798f459a6c516fec add to mylistEmail email this artistWarn16_1-acea3e816f6ab6f7c1ff67db4fe34a36 report abuseMain-help-83f1644dca34c1af4fed1d49d175d955 contact us for help

Copyright © 2006-2012 by ArtSlant, Inc. All images and content remain the © of their rightful owners.