The Canopy, a fiber arts installation created in Galesburg, IL with Studios Midwest, August 2012; shown at Artfields in Lake City, SC during April 2013; shown in Artfields Extended in May 2013; shown in Interior Spaces at 701 Center for Contemporary Arts over the summer of 2013.

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The Wall of Ancestors at Gallery 80808/Vista Studios for Artista Vista 2014
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Threads: Gathering My Thoughts at Studio Cellar for Artista Vista 2014
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Wasted Words: Global Warnings
at the Textile Museum
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The Nature of Memory and Gathering My Thoughts
Recently on view at the Tapps Art Center in Susan's solo show I AM NOT INVISIBLE

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Wall of Keys
at Gallery 80808/Vista Studios.

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ART QUILTS at the Georgetown Art Center, Georgetown, TX. March 13 through April 12. This invitational exhibit will include two of Susan's Stained Glass pieces (Window CV and Window XCVII) as well as four Grave Rubbing Art Quilts: Only Child, Ready for Burial, The Virgin of Guadalupe, and The Just By Faith Shall Live Again.

Crafting Civil (War) Conversations, McKissick Museum, The University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC. February 2 - May 30, 2014. Reception: Feb. 12 at 6 PM. Included piece: Stitching Together.

Photo to Fabric, an on-line, February 2015 exhibition guest curated by Priscilla Stultz on the SAQA (Studio Art Quilt Associates) website. Included piece: Skirt! Is a Rebel

2015 American Craft Council Show in Atlanta. March 13 - 15, 2015 with a preview party on March 12. Included work: The Stained Glass Window series and the "In Box" series.

Intertwined: Contemporary Southeast Fiber Art at the Hudgens Center for the Arts, Duluth, GA. Jan. 13 - March 21, 2015. Traveling to: The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA from Mar. 23 - Apr. 21; Lamar Arts, Barnesville, GA from May 1 - June 27; Annette Howell Turner Center for the Arts, Valdosta, GA from Aug. 3 - Sept. 30. Included piece: The Virgin of Gone and Forgotten Triptych.

SAQA (Studio Art Quilt Associates) 25th Anniversary Traveling Truck Show , Collection E, at the Festival Internancional de Patchwork e Arts Afins, Curitiba, Brazil from August 27 - 30, 2014; touring Virginia and North Carolina from October - November 2014; and touring Colorado, Wyoming and Utah from December 2014 through the end of February 2015. Included piece: Sweet Dreams.

Radical Elements, a traveling SAQA (Studio Art Quilt Associates) invitational exhibition at the Cafritz Foundation Arts Center, Montgomery College, Silver Springs, MD from Apr. 1 - May 9, 2014; National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC from April 6 - Sept. 21, 2015; and to the Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts, Melbourne, FL from May - August 2016. Included piece: Promethium.

Text Messages, a SAQA (Studio Art Quilt Association) traveling exhibition premiering at the International Quilt Festival in Houston, TX from Oct. 31 - Nov. 4, 2013. Moving to The International Quilt Festival in Chicago, IL from June 20 -22, 2014; the International Quilt Festival in Portand, OR from Aug. 13 - 16, 2014; the Round Bobbin Quilting and Sewing Expo in St. Charles, MO from Sept. 19-20, 2014; Morris Museum, Morrison, NJ from Nov. 14, 2015 - Mar. 20, 2016. Included piece: Texting From the Grave.

Metaphors on Aging, a SAQA (Studio Art Quilt Association) traveling exhibition premiering at the Festival of Quilts in Brimingham, England, Aug. 8 - 11, 2013 and moving to the International Quilt Convention in the Emperors Palace in Johannesburg, South Africa, Sept. 6 - 8, 2013; the International Quilt Festival - Chicago, Illinois, June 20 - 22, 2014; and the International Quilt Festival - Portland, Oregon, August 13 - 16, 2014; Fons and Porter Love of Quilting Expo in Atlanta, Ga, Sept. 11 - 13, 2014; and traveling on with the Original Sewing & Quilting Expo circuit to: Fredericksburg, VA, Oct. 2 -4, 2014; Overland Park, KS, Oct. 9 - 11, 2014; Fort Worth, TX, Oct. 16 - 18; Tinley Park, IL, Nov. 10 - 22, 2014; Lakeland Florida, March 2015; Schaumburg, IL, March 2015; Cleveland, OH, April 2015; Worcester, MA, April 2015; Raleigh, NC, June 2015; and Pittsburgh, PA, August 2015. Included piece: Lift and Tuck.

REPRESENTATION
The Grovewood Gallery on the grounds of the historic Grove Park Inn in Asheville, NC

Lagerquist Gallery, in the Buckhead neighborhood of Atlanta, GA

Mouse House, Susan's home studio and gallery, 2123 Park Street, Columbia, SC

The American Visionary Art Museum Shop in Baltimore, MD

Iago Gallery in Blowing Rock, NC

Earthwood Collections in Estes Park, CO

Earthwood Gallery in Boulder, CO

 

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