Susan Frame

Studio: 2205 California St NE, #303, Minneapolis, MN 55418

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  • Education

    BA Gustavus Adolphus College (cum laude)
  • Additional Studies

    China/USA:
    • Master Classes with Artist and Mentor Zhuo He-Jun

    USA:
    University of Minnesota-
    • Study with Cheng Khee Chee AWS DF

    • Master Class with Artist Wuscious Wong

    Taipei, Taiwan:
    • Traditional Chinese painting study with Lin Hsin Jin

    Hangzhou, China:
    • Member of first group of artists invited to study classical landscape painting at the China Academy of Fine Arts. Study with Lu Yen Shao
  • Grants/Awards/Honors

    2006:
    • Competition, permanent collection, Pinellas County, FL

    2005:
    • Pinellas County, FL Arts Council, Artist Grant

    2002:
    • Author, Japanese Ink Painting: Beginner’s Guide to Sumi-e, Sterling Publishing Co, USA. Published in seven countries under various titles

    2006:
    • Author, Japanese Ink Painting: Beginner’s Guide to Sumi-e republished as gift set, Sterling Publishing Co, USA

    1990-2013:
    • Sumi-e Society of America • Juried Exhibition, Award Winner
  • Selected Exhibitions

    Solo:
    • 2005 - J Harrison Smith Fine Art Gallery, Clearwater, FL

    • 1998 - Club More Gallery, Clearwater, FL

    • 1994 - University of Minnesota, Coffman Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

    • 1991 - Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson, WI



    Museum:
    • 2013 - Godwin-Ternbach Museum, NY, NY

    • 2006 - Gulf Coast Museum, Largo, FL, group

    • 2005 - Hall of Science Museum, NY, international invitational

    • 2004 - Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL, international invitational

    • 2004 - Shaangxi Art Museum, Xi’an, China, international invitational

    • 2001 - Portsmouth Museum, Portsmouth, VA, juried

    • 2000 - Marie Selby Museum, Sarasota, FL, juried

    • 1997 - Tweed Museum of Art, Duluth, MN, juried

    • 1991 - Sumner School Museum, Washington D.C., juried



    Group:
    • 2013 - World Calligraphy Biennale of Jeollabuk-do, Jeonju, Korea

    • 2012 - Burnsville Performing Arts Center, Burnsville, MN juried

    • 2012 - Shelter Rock Art Gallery, Manhasset, NY, international invitational

    • 2011 - Black Gallery at Chiang Mai University, Thailand, international invitational

    • 2010 - Workhouse Arts Center, Lorton, VA, juried

    • 2010 - The Gallery at Eissey Campus, Palm Beach Gardens, FL, international invitational

    • 2009 - Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre, Toronto, international juried

    • 2008 - Strathmore Arts Center, Bethesda, MD, juried

    • 2007 - Long Island Art League, Dix Hills, NY, juried

    • 2007 - Tenri Gallery, Paris, international invitational

    • 2007 - Hyundai Art Center, Ulsan, Korea, international invitational

    • 2006 - Bloomington Art Center, Bloomington, MN, juried

    • 2005 - California State Polytech University Gallery, Pomona, CA, international invitational

    • 2003 - Strathmore Arts Center, Bethesda, MD, juried

    • 1996 - John B. Aird Gallery, Toronto, juried

    • 1995 - University of Minnesota, Larson Gallery, group

    • 1994 - Akita Gallery, Akita, Japan, international invitational

    • 1989 - Busch Gallery, Rockford, IL, three-person invitational

    • 1988 - National Arts Club, NY, NY, juried

    • 1987 - Salmagundi Club, NY, NY, juried

  • Educational Artist in Residence

    • St. Paul Arts Magnet Elementary School, MN

    • Shattuck – St. Mary’s School, MN
  • Collections

    • Pinellas County, FL (public)

    • Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL (museum)

    • Phoenix Solutions Co, (corporate)

    • Anonymous private collections
  • Galleries

    Sivertson Gallery, Grand Marais, MN
  • Professional Affiliations

    • Art of Ink in America Society, current Board member

    • Sumi-e Society of America, former Board member and newsletter editor

    • Ming Chiao Chapter Sumi-e Society (SSA)
  • Professional Experience

    • Painting Instructor

    • Published Author, “Beginner’s Guide to Sumi-e”, Sterling Publishing, 2002
  • Workshop Instructor

    • Art Center Sarasota, FL

    • Art Institute of Guatemala

    • Bloomington Art Center, MN

    • Blue Heron Chapter, VA

    • Camp Cho Sun, WI

    • Center for the Arts of Bonita Springs, FL

    • Cuyahoga Falls Art Center, OH

    • Edina Art Center, MN

    • Ennis Art League, MT

    • Grand Marais Art Colony, MN

    • Gulf Coast Museum of Art, FL

    • Hisshin Chapter, FL

    • Northwoods Art Group, MN

    • Marie Selby Museum, FL

    • Owatonna Art Center, MN

    • Resource Institute, AK

    • Suntan Art Center, FL

    • White Bear Lake Center for the Arts, MN
  • Studio Classes

    • Minneapolis, MN

    • Clearwater, FL