Susan Sutton

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Susan  Sutton Passing By
Passing By
oil on linen
75 x 180 cm
Susan  Sutton Challenge
Challenge
oil and graphite on linen
45 x 120 cm
Framed
Susan  Sutton Metamorphosis
Metamorphosis
oil on linen
120 x 90 cm
Susan  Sutton Still Water
Still Water
oil on linen
90 x 120 cm
Framed
Susan  Sutton Boat Crew - Early Start
Boat Crew - Early Start
oil on linen
120 x 45 cm
SOLD
Susan  Sutton Conversations
Conversations
oil on linen
100 x 100 cm
SOLD
Susan  Sutton Finished (Diptych)
Finished (Diptych)
oil on canvas
88 x 120 cm
SOLD
Susan  Sutton Open Water Challenge
Open Water Challenge
oil and graphite on linen
120 x 190 cm
SOLD
Susan  Sutton Open Water Swim
Open Water Swim
oil on linen
120 x 90 cm
SOLD
Susan  Sutton Otway Reflections with Birds
Otway Reflections with Birds
oil on linen
100 x 150 cm
SOLD
Susan  Sutton Remembering the 60s
Remembering the 60s
oil and graphite on linen
65 x 90 cm
SOLD
Susan  Sutton The Littoral Edge
The Littoral Edge
oil on linen
90 x 120 cm
SOLD
Susan  Sutton Susan Sutton
Waiting
oil on linen
120 x 45 cm
SOLD
Susan  Sutton Water
Water
oil and graphite on linen
100 x 100 cm
SOLD

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Susan  Sutton

Susan Sutton

Susan Sutton Description

Diploma of Art - Gordon Institute Geelong and Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology [R M I T] 1967

Fine Arts [1T] Melbourne University 1967

Trained Secondary Teacher's Certificate [T S T C Art/Craft] Melbourne Teachers College 1967

Secondary School Art Teaching - four years Geelong 1968 - 1972

Art / Craft retailer – self-owned businesses in Geelong and Lorne 1972 until 2003

Commenced visual arts career 1997

Overseas painting expeditions and study from 1998 – Italy, France, Austria, UK, Japan, USA, East Timor.

Voluntary workshops [x3] presented to Arte Moris adult art students in East Timor, July and November 2003, also September 2004

Instigated/coordinated 6 week art project hosting three East Timor artists in Geelong at The Gordon Institute 2007

Gordon Foundation Art Collections & Exhibitions Committee – practising artist advisor [2006 – 2009incl.]

Long-time member of Geelong Art Society, also Victorian Artists Society [VAS Signatory Member]

Works represented in private and public collections in Australia and Internationally [England, Germany, Austria, Japan, USA, France,

Hong Kong, Belgium, Sweden and East Timor]

Significant commissions / numerous paintings purchased for official presentations.

Art cards [reproduced art works] distributed Australia wide

Susan Sutton Resumé

Major acquisitions and commissions

2018  State Library, Melbourne, Victoria [acquisition]
2018  Lorne Sports precinct [Historical work] - Football Club, Lorne, Victoria [acquisition]
2016  Epworth Hospital, Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria [acquisition]
2014  St.John of God Hospital Geelong – MURAL – 'Love and compassion' – 7.2 metres commissioned for main entrance foyer
2014  National Library of Australia, Canberra – portrait of author Jill Jolliffe [acquisition]
2014  AFL 'Footy Almanac 2014' painted design acquired for published book cover [acquisition]
2014  Lorne Sports precinct – Football Club, Lorne, Victoria [acquisition]]
2012  National Sports Museum/MCC Fine Arts Collection – two paintings – Melbourne, Victoria [acquisitions]
2011  Lorne Surf Lifesaving Club commissioned researched painting [image for Lorne SLSC History Book wrap-around-cover]
2009  The Gordon Foundation Permanent Collection, Gordon Institute [TAFE] Geelong, Victoria [acquisition]
2008  The Geelong Regional Gallery, Permanent Collection, Geelong Victoria [acquisition]
2006  Christian College Geelong, Victoria [acquisitions]
2004  Arte Moris Permanent Collection, Dili, East Timor [acquisition]
2001  Set of 8 watercolours painted and reproduced as Art Prints for Erskine House/Mantra, Lorne [acquisitions/commissions]
1998  Surfcoast Shire Permanent Collection, Victoria [acquisition]

 

Eighteen solo exhibitions

2018  Susan Sutton - the artist and her art – oils – Metropolis Gallery, Geelong Victoria
2018  South Coast – oils – QDOS Arts, Lorne, Victoria
2016  Water and light – oils - QDOS Arts, Lorne, Victoria
2015  In landscape – oils - with Blake-Sutterby [watercolours] and Yokoyama [glass] – Metropolis Gallery, Geelong, Victoria
2014  Otway collection – oils - QDOS Arts, Lorne, Victoria
2013  Recent works, Geelong, the Surfcoast and beyond – oils - Metropolis Gallery, Geelong, Victoria
2012  Beach theatre – oils - QDOS Arts, Lorne, Victoria
2010  By day][by night – oils - Metropolis Gallery, Geelong, Victoria
2010  Tides – oils - QDOS Arts, Lorne, Victoria
2008  Through Seasons – Geelong and the Surfcoast - oils - The Geelong Regional Gallery, Geelong, Victoria
2008  Lorne, confronting traditional images – oils – QDOS Arts, Lorne, Victoria
2006  Surfcoast reflections – oils & watercolours - QDOS Arts, Lorne, Victoria
2004  East Timor, a visual journey – oils & watercolours - Shearers Arms Gallery, Geelong, Victoria
2002  Palermo to Paris – watercolours – QDOS Arts, Lorne, Victoria
2001  Tokyo to Hagi – watercolours – Sartoma, Lorne, Victoria
2000  People and places – oils and watercolours – Wholefoods Cafe/Gallery, Geelong, Victoria
1999  Portraits – oils - Wholefoods Cafe/Gallery, Geelong, Victoria
1999  Paris to Provence – watercolours - Wholefoods Cafe/Gallery, Geelong, Victoria

 

Shared exhibitions – by invitation

2018  Kilgour Prize exhibition for figurative and portrait art – Newcastle Art Gallery, NSW
2018  Landscape Art Prize exhibition – Tattersalls’ Club and Riverside Centre, Brisbane, Queensland
2018  Corangamarah exhibition – Red Rock Regional Gallery, Colac, Otways, Victoria
2018  The Art of Sport III – Mildura
2018  The Art of Sport – Station Gallery, Willaura, Victoria
2018  You kick like a girl [AFLW season] – Red Gallery, North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria 
2017  All things botanical – Red Rock Regional Gallery, Colac, Otways, Victoria
2017  Landscape Art Prize exhibition – Tattersalls’ Club and Riverside Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
2017  Country Artists – Cato Gallery, VAS,  East Melbourne 
2017  The Art of Football II – The Art Vault, Mildura, Victoria
2107  Corangamarah exhibition – Red Rock Regional Gallery, Colac, Otways, Victoria
2107  The Art of Sport – Red Rock Regional Gallery, Colac, Otways, Victoria
2017  Gallipoli Art exhibition – Gallipoli Club, Sydney, NSW 
2017  Marvellous Melbourne exhibition – Oz-link at Hilton South Wharf, Melbourne, Victoria
2016  Alice Bale Awards exhibition - Glen Eira Gallery, Melbourne, Victoria
2016  Landscape Art Prize exhibition - Tattersalls Club and Riverside Centre, Brisbane, Queensland
2016 The Art of Football – The Art Vault, Mildura, Victoria … then at Berri, South Australia
2015  Gallipoli Art exhibition – Gallipoli Club, Sydney, NSW
2014  Idols, Icons and Legends – The Artists Garden Gallery, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria
2013  Back to basics – The Artists Garden Gallery, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria
2013  Borough of Queenscliff 150th Anniversary exhibition, Queenscliff, Victoria
2013  Faces of diversity – National Wool Museum Gallery, Geelong, Victoria
2013  Arte'Dall' Australia – Turin, Italy
2011  Coast Watch – The Paintbox Gallery, Canberra, ACT
2011  Kicking goals – Oz-Link at Hilton South Wharf, Melbourne, Victoria
2011  Alice Bale Awards exhibition – Glen Eira Gallery, Melbourne, Victoria
2010  Justice and football – The Artists Garden Gallery, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria
2009  Geelong Regional Artists Exhibition – The Gordon Foundation, The Gordon Gallery, Geelong, Victoria
2009  Art Melbourne – with Metropolis Gallery at Exhibition Building, Carlton, Melbourne
2007  The Great Ocean Road 75th Anniversary – National Wool Museum Gallery, Geelong, Victoria
2006  Little Malop Nudes – Little Malop Gallery, Geelong, Victoria
2005  Coastal themes – Russell Davis' Arcade Gallery, Queenscliff, Victoria
2005  The Geelong experience – Little Malop Gallery, Geelong, Victoria
2005  Inspired by the sea – Sue Ernst Gallery, Lorne, Victoria
2004  Six Geelong Regional Artists - The Gordon Foundation, Gordon Gallery, Geelong Victoria

 

Selected shortlisted finalist

2018  Kilgour Prize for figurative and portrait art – Newcastle Art Gallery, NSW
2018  Tattersalls Landscape Art Prize - Brisbane, Queensland
2018  Corangamarah Art Prize – Colac, Otways, Victoria
2017  Gallipoli Art Prize – Sydney, NSW
2017  Tattersalls Landscape Art Prize - Brisbane, Queensland
2017  Corangamarah Art Prize – Colac, Otways, Victoria
2016  Alice Bale National Awards – Oil/Acrylic – Melbourne, Victoria
2016  Tattersalls Landscape Art Prize - Brisbane, Queensland
2015  Gallipoli Art Prize / Centenary year – Sydney, NSW
2013  Borough of Queenscliff 150th Anniversary Art Award, Queenscliff, Victoria
2011  Alice Bale National Awards – Oil/Acrylic – Melbourne, Victoria
2007  Corangamarah Art Prize – Otways, Victoria
2006  Travel Scholarship Alice Bale National Awards - Melbourne, Victoria
2003  Travel Scholarship Alice Bale National Awards - Melbourne, Victoria

 

Early Career Awards – Achievements

2013  First Prize Oils, Lorne Art Easter Show
2008  Wynne Tyquin Recognition Award/Assistance to Lions Art Shows – Guest artist Lorne Art Show – People's Choice Award Geelong College Art Show. Victorian Artists Society 'Signatory member' distinction and finalist for V A S 'Artist of the Year' Award
2007  1st Prize Oils St.Kevin's College Melbourne - Oils Bacchus Marsh – Guest Artist at Lorne and Werribee Art Shows – Finalist Corangamarah Art Prize – selected artist Great Ocean Road 75th Anniversary exhibition Geelong
2006  1st Prize Oils Lorne Art Show - 1st Prize People's Choice Lorne Art Show - 1st Prize Oils Bacchus Marsh Art Show - 1st Prize Oils Werribee Art Show - 1st Prize People's Choice Award St Joseph's College Annual Art Show.
Travel Scholarship Finalist National Alice Bale Awards and also shortlisted finalist Oil/Acrylic section.
Surfcoast Shire Award finalist selection for 2007 Calendar - 1st Prize Oils Birregurra Art Show.
2005  1st Prize Oils Lorne Art Show - 1st and 2nd Prizes People's Choice Lorne Art Show - 1st Prize Best in Show/acquisitive Drysdale Rotary Art Show - 2nd Prize Oils Bacchus Marsh Art Show - 1st Prize Werribee Art Show - 1st Prize Birregurra Art Show – Finalist for Victorian Artists Society 'Artist of the Year' Award.
2004  Gordon Foundation selection, one of six artists for representation in the 2004 Geelong Regional Artists Exhibition - 1st Prize Watercolour and 1st Prize People's Choice Award St.Joseph's College Show, Geelong – Geelong Art Society 'Fifty Years Celebration' Show - 1st Prize/Acquisitive Maritime/watercolour Leopold Art Show – Finalist Victorian Artists Society Artist of the Year
2003  1st Prize People's Choice Lorne Art Show - 1st Prize Watercolour Lorne Art Show -
1st Prize Best Painting Acquisitive Geelong Open Art Show [Judge Geoffrey Edwards Director Geelong Gallery] – Surfcoast Shire Calendar Award [for 2004 edition] - 1st Prize Best Painting Acquisitive Geelong College Bi-annual Art Show [Judge Geoffrey Edwards Director Geelong Gallery] – Travel Scholarship Finalist National Alice Bale Awards also Finalist in Oils/Acrylic
2002  1st Prize People's Choice Lorne Art Show - 1st Prize Oils Lorne Art Show
2001  1st Prize People's Choice Lorne Art Show - 2nd Prize overall Lorne Art Show – Watercolour Finalist Alice Bale National Awards - The 'Spiritual Award' St. Joseph's College Geelong [Judge Gerard Vaughan Director National Gallery of Victoria]
2000  2nd Prize overall Lorne Art Show
1999  1st Prize Watercolour Momenta Festival Geelong
1998  Surfcoast Calendar Award [for inaugural 1999 edition]

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