Born in Detroit, Michigan in 1947, Suzanne received her B.A. from Northwestern University, located in Evanston, IL, in 1969. Suzanne has received several Grants and Awards including the Oregon Arts Commission Individual Artist Fellowship. Suzanne has been featured in numerous One-Person Shows including: The LAura Russo Gallery, Portland, OR-1987,88,90,92,94,95,97,99; Linda Hodges Gallery, Seattle, WA-1989,91; Hodges/Banks Gallery, Seattle, WA-1985. Her group exhibitions include: “Northwest by Southwest: Painted Fictions”, Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, CA-1990; “Northwest ’87”, Seattle Art Museum, WA-1987; Oregon Biennial, Portland Art Museum, OR-1983.
Suzanne is also featured in several Public Collections: Biltmore Hotel, Los Angeles, CA; City of Portland, Portable Works Collection, OR; Claremont Resort Hotel, Oakland, CA; Microsft, Redmond, WA; Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR; State of Oregon Collections, Salem,OR.