ARTIST STATEMENT: Susan Hamburger is a visual artist living and working in Brooklyn, New York. She holds a BA in Fine Art from Brandeis University, an MFA in Visual Art from Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University and an MA in Art Education from The City College of New York, CUNY.
She has received of a number of awards, including The Dieu Donné Workspace Residency Program, The Wassaic Project Artist Printmaking Residency, The Abbey Mural Workshop and an Aljira Emerge Fellowship. She has received residencies at the Ucross Foundation, Jentel Foundation, Saltonstall Foundation and The Millay Colony, and studio residencies in New York City at PS122, Abrons Art Center and chashama studio.
Solo installations and exhibitions include The Wassaic Project, The Wild Bird Fund, One Main Window, 1GrandArmyPlaza, The Roger Smith Hotel, Auxiliary Projects, Schroeder Romero & Shredder, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Tomasulo Gallery at Union County College and Cheryl McGinnis Gallery. She has participated in group exhibitions at SPRING/BREAK, Mixed Greens, Pierogi, 601Artspace and No Longer Empty, among others.
Her work has been mentioned and/or reproduced in The New York Times, The Village Voice, The Cleveland Plain Dealer, Better Homes & Gardens, Apartment Therapy, James Kalm, ArtFCity.com, Hyperallergic.com, wmagazine.com and TwoCoatsOfPaint.com.