Susan was born in Tehran, Iran. Her interest in art, especially in human life & nature was fostered by Persian culture. Susan attended Tehran University where she received her bachelor's degrees in Fine Arts, her area of concentration was in drawing and painting. Continuing her international travels, she then moved to the United States in California. Later she attended California State University of Northridge and received her Masters degrees in sculpting.

As a sculptor and painter, her works are mainly modern semi-representational pieces, many in clay, wire, & felt. She was highly influential in the women issues which women have been struggling in the Middle East. Susan has taught all ages in Iran and she has taught ceramic, sculpting and painting to the disabled students at the Valley Village Center in California.

  • EDUCATION
  • Currently Teaching Credential, California State University of Northridge
  • 2006 M.A. California State University of Northridge
  • 1993 B.A. Tehran University, Iran
  • EXHIBITION
  • 1994, Individual mask exhibition at the Mehrab Gallery.
  • 1995, Group mask exhibition at the International Gallery.
  • 1996, Group painting exhibition at the Kayvan Gallery.
  • 2003, Group painting & sculpting exhibition at the Encino Community.
  • 2003, Group painting & sculpting exhibition at the Balboa Park.
  • 2003, Group painting/sculpting exhibition at the Northridge University.
  • 2004, Individual painting/sculpting exhibition at the EncinoCommunity.
  • 2004, Group ceramic exhibition at the Burbank Creative Arts Center Gallery.
  • 2004, Group sculpture exhibition, Annual Juried Art Student Show at the Northridge University.
  • 2004, Group painting & sculpture exhibition at the Northridge University, Student Union.
  • 2004, Individual painting & sculpting exhibition at the Film Society.
  • 2005, Group painting & sculpture exhibition, Annual Juried Art Student Show at the Northridge University.
  • 2005, Group sculpture exhibition at the Northridge University.
  • 2006, Group painting & sculpture at The Brewery Art Colony.
  • 2006, Group sculpture exhibition, Annual Juried Art Student Show at the Northridge University.
  • 2006, Individual sculpture exhibition to pursued for the Masters of Fine Arts Degree.
  • 2007, Group ceramic exhibition at the American Ceramic Museum.
  • 2008, Group painting & sculpture at the J. Ferrari Gallery.
  • 2008, Group painting & sculpture at the Brewery Art Colony.
  • 2008, Group painting & sculpture at the 2nd City Council.
  • 2008, Group ceramic exhibition at the Burbank Creative Arts Center Gallery.


 

 

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