Susan Blackmon

 

Resume



Selected Exhibitions:

2017:

By invitation, MOCA-GA Art auction and exhibition, to an international audience, January 9-23, 2017. http://mocaga.org/calendar/art-auction-2017/

2016:

American Art Collector Juried Competition (2017 edition), available Sept., annual volume. http://collector.ac/aac/overview/
Biosphere: Life on Earth, juried online exhibit, Exhibeo- Art Competition Magazine, www.artexhibeo.com/portfolio/biosphere-life-on-earth/
By Invitation: MOCA-GA Gala Art Auction, April 9, Atlanta, GA. http://mocaga.org/gala-artists-2016

2015:

Solo Exhibition at the Quinlan Visual Arts Center, April 2015, Gainesville, GA.
By Invitation: MOCA-GA Gala Art Auction, March 21, 2015, Atlanta, GA.
Traditional Home High Point Showhouse 2015, designer Holly Phillips @ The English Room, www.theenglishroom.biz.

2014:

Solo Exhibit at the Stan McCollum Gallery., 1000 Marietta Street (in the Brickworks) Atlanta, Ga., Dec 2014
The Fine Arts Workshop Atelier Group Exhibition, the Bill Lowe Gallery, 2/21-4/30,1555 Peachtree St., Atlanta, GA.
Studio Visit Magazine, Winter edition, curated by Carl Belz, Open Studio Press, 2014
“Color”, Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition, Brooklyn NY, July-August 2014, curated by Guggenheim curator Lauren Hinkson.

2013:

In print: Studio Visit Magazine, Open Studio Press, winter 2013 edition.
Book:Title Susan Blackmon - No Absolutes, with essay by NY curator and painter Michael David, 2013. http://www.blurb.com/b/4718214-susan-blackmon-no-absolutes
Georgia Artists Selecting Georgia Artists, MOCA-GA, June 22-August 24, 2013, Atlanta,GA. http://www.mocaga.org
Atlanta Journal & Constitution: "Georgia-made Art in the Spotlight", June 20, 2013.
Arts ATL, "Georgia Artists Display Their Chops in Knockout MOCA GA Show", August 14, 2013, www.artsatl.com.

2012:

"Bill Lowe at the Estate; A Legendary Collaboration", November 2012, 3109 Piedmont Rd. Atlanta GA   http://www.lowegallery.com/
"Works on Paper Show at the Lowe" September 7, thru October 4, 2012. The Lowe Gallery, Opening 7-9PM, 1555 Peachtree Street, Atlanta, GA

2011:

2011 Emerging Artists Show, Anne Irwin Fine Art, Aug.19- Sept. 9, 690 Miami Circle, Atlanta GA.
Original Art for promotional media, Inter-Continental Hotel Group, for Indigo Hotel Brand.
Representations - Artists of Bennett Street, Genema Gallery, 81 Peachtree Park Place, Atlanta, Ga. 30309.
Mixed Media: Textures of Life 1/10-2/25/2011, Georgia Perimeter College, Clarkston, Ga. Juried by Donald Dougan, Clarkston Fine Arts.

2010:

Off-the-wall Pin Up Show, MOCA-GA, Atlanta GA.
23rd National Juried Art Exhibition, South Cobb Arts Allliance, 8/21-9/28/2010, Mable House Art Gallery, Mableton, GA. Juried by Professor Emitus Larry Walker.
WCAGA, “Transitions”, group exhibition March 24- April16, 2010. Cole Auditorium Gallery, Clarkston, GA.
"Synchronicity", Special Outside juried exhibit, Atlanta Arts Center, Nov. 4-Nov. 30. Juried by Emily Amy.

2009:

MOCA GA Salutes TULA Studio Artists, July 24 - September 11, 2009 at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Bennett St., Atlanta, Ga.
Local Color, 4th Annual Summer Juried Exhibition, June 11-Aug. 9, the Quinlan Visual Arts Center Gainesville, GA.
Art Trek 2009, Special May Outside Juried Exhibit, Atlanta Artists Center, Atlanta, GA., May 12-June 14. Juried by Professor Emeritus Larry Walker.

2006:

Square Foot Show, Group Show, Providence Gallery, Charlotte, N.C.

2004:

Shifted Perspectives, Two-Person Show, Dec.13 – Feb.14, 2005, Temple Gallery, Dekalb Council for the Arts, Decatur, GA.
Natural Inclinations, Solo exhibit, Sandy Springs Library, Atlanta, GA.
A National View at Grandview, AAC National Exhibition, Atlanta, GA. juried by Stephen Wicks, curator of the Columbus Museum of Art.
Abstract Work by Susan Blackmon, Summer/Solo, the Episcopal Church of the Atonement, Atlanta GA.
Annual AAC Dogwood Show, Juried Exhibition, Atlanta Artists Center, Atlanta GA.

2003:

17th Annual National Juried Art Exhibition, the Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville- Douglas County, Douglasville, GA. Juried by Jerry Cullum, senior editor, Art Papers.
A Regional View: Art in the Southeast, Atlanta Artists Center, Atlanta, GA., juried by artist and illustrator Allen Tiegreen.
The 31rst ACC Annual Juried Traveling Show, Atlanta Artists Center, Atlanta, GA., juried by painter and designer Comer Jennings. 
Fall 2003 Show at Studio Z, Allied Factory Studio Lofts, Atlanta, GA.
Spring Group Show, 2003, Providence Gallery, Charlotte, NC.
“The Gallerie”, Urban Market on Means Street, Atlanta, GA, quarterly exhibition, 2003.
Group Show, 2002, Providence Gallery, Charlotte, NC.

Education:

Bachelor of Fine Arts, specifically in painting and print-making,
University of North Carolina at Greensboro,1976.
Continuing art education / the Atlanta College of Art., 2004.

Affiliations:

National Museum of Women in the Arts

Collections:

Museum of Contemporary Art, Atlanta Georgia
Getzinger Group /Jim Getzinger
Intercontinental Hotels Group
Hodges & Taylor Gallery
Bank of Atlanta                                                                                 
Randall Paulson Architects / Michael Randall
Atlanta Law Firm