Susan Baran

Curriculum Vitae

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solo exhibitions

April 2016: Art Vault Gallery, Mildura
September 2012: Art Vault Gallery, Mildura
September 2010: Depot Gallery Danks Street, Sydney
November 2008: Marianne Newman Gallery, Sydney
December 2006: Mary Place Gallery, Sydney
February 2004: Adelaide Fringe Festival
December 2003: Mary Place Gallery, Sydney
April 1991: Greenhill Galleries, Adelaide
November 1988 & August 1985: Hogarth Galleries, Sydney
February 1987: Hogarth Galleries, Sydney
August 1983: Butchers Exhibit, Sydney

group exhibitions

2017 Sydney Printmakers at Sydney Contemporary Art Fair, Carrigeworks, Sydney; Gippsland Print Award, Gippsland Gallery, Sale, VIC; Sydney Printmakers, Gallery 43 Wagga Wagga, NSW; Natural Collection, a collaborative artist book by 29 members of the Warringah Printmakers Studio. Launched at Manly Art Gallery & Museum in July; 2088, Mosman Gallery, Sydney; Tracing the Line, Port Jackson Press, Melbourne; Partners in Print, Sydney Printmakers, Printmaker Gallery,Melbourne
2016 Impressions 2016, Australian Print Workshop Melbourne; Proof: The Best of Contemporary Printmaking, Port Jackson Press, Melbourne; Contemporary Paper, Port Jackson Press Melbourne; Swan Hill Print Award, Swan Hill Regional Gallery; Inkmasters Print Exhibition,Tanks Arts Centre, Cairns; Metropolis, Warringah Printmakers Studio, Artspace on the Concourse, Chatswood, Sydney: Sydney Printmakers Celebrating 55 Years, Artsite Gallery, Sydney; Fun & Games, Sydney Printmakers, Gallery Lane Cove, Sydney, NSW; Art Vault Gallery, Mildura, VIC
2015 Warringah Printmakers Annual exhibition, Warringah Creative Space, Sydney, NSW; Geelong Print Prize, Geelong Regional Gallery, VIC: 'Post Post', Umbrella Studio, Townsville, QLD, Australia
2014 'Explorations' Australian Print Workshop, Melbourne; 'Elements' Warringah Printmakers Studio, Sydney; 'Antipodes' An exchange between Sydney Printmakers and CPCANZ, North Art Gallery, New Zealand &Pine Street Creative Art Centre Gallery, Sydney
2013 'Chances and Changes' Hand Held Gallery, Melbourne; Boundless and Borderless' A Print Exchange Portfolio Exhibition between Sydney Printmakers & Open Studio Toronto Canada, Pine Street Creative Art Centre Gallery, Sydney; '25x25':Contemporary Japanese & Australian Printmaking, Japan Foundation Gallery, Sydney; The Art Vault 5th Anniversary Exhibition, Mildura
2013, 1999-2012 Warringah Printmakers Annual Studio Exhibition, Sydney
2013, 2002-2012 Postcard Show, Linden St Kilda Centre for Contemporary Arts, Melbourne
2012 'New Directions' Sydney Printmaker Moree Plains, Maitland, Cowra, Wagga Wagga Regional Galleries; 'Leave Nothing But Prints' Warringah Printmakers Studio Manly Art Gallery and Museum, Sydney; 'Lessons in History II Democracy' Grahame Galleries + Editions, Brisbane; BAZE Hand Held Gallery, Melbourne
2011 'Hot Off The Press' Sydney Printmakers Manly Art Gallery and Museum, Sydney
2008 'Sighting the Whale': New works from Primrose Paper Arts Mosman Art Gallery, Sydney; 2008 Works on Paper Show, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne; 'Ocean to Harbour' Warringah Printmakers Studio, Mosman Art Gallery, Sydney
2008/06 Libris Awards Exhibition, Mackay; Cadaques Mini Print Award, Spain; Sydney Printmakers at Max Taylor Gallery, Sydney
2008, 2006, 2005Lessedra Mini Print Award, Bulgaria
2008, 2007- Southern Cross University Book Awards
2007 'Shelf Life' Delmar Gallery, Sydney
2007 Books 07 Search for the Impossible, Noosa Regional Gallery; Boundless Books Textile Fibre Forum, Geelong; Urban Animals Print Exchange Portfolio, Sydney Printmakers at Impressions on Paper Gallery, Canberra and Marianne Newman Gallery, Sydney
2006 Book 06, 10+ Beyond Works of Imagination, Noosa Regional Gallery; Waterhouse Natural History Art Prize finalist, South Australia Museum;'Dyeing to Make Paper' Awards Primrose Park Paper Arts, Sydney; Through Australian Eyes, Warringah Printmakers Studio in GuangZhou, China; 'Drawcard' National Art School Gallery, Sydney
2005 Collaboration - Sydney Printmakers, Gosford, Tweed and Noosa Regional Galleries
2005 Art on Paper Awards finalist, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery, Sydney; Sydney Art on Paper Fair
2004 Enchanting Impressions, Warringah Printmakers Studio, GuangZhou, China; Exchange Exhibition between Warringah Printmakers Studio,Le Zocalo, Atelier Circulair, Canada
1991 Group Exhibition Greenhill Galleries, Adelaide
2000, 1999 Warringah Printmakers at the Balmain Watch House, Sydney
1988 Sylvester Studio Christmas Exhibition, Sydney
1987/86 Limited Edition Print Show, Macquarie University, Sydney
1980/81 Studio Print Show, Cell Block Theatre, Sydney
1986 T-shirt Show, Lewers Bequest and Penrith Regional Art Gallery, Sydney
1985/84 Post Graduate Show, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney
1982 Women in Art Exhibition, Cell Block Theatre, Sydney

commissions & collections

Print Council of Australia - 100 x 100 Portfolio
Poster Commission for Macquarie University Union
Art Bank
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Central Queensland University Art Collection
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Manly Art Gallery and Museum, Sydney


Catalogue for 100 x 100 Portfolio, Print Council of Australia
Catalogue for China Project Warringah Printmakers Studio
Catalogue for Enchanting Impressions Exhibition Warringah Printmaker Studio in GuangZhou, China
'A Technical Conversation' Imprint magazine Print Council of Australia
Craft Art International feature artist 'Prints in Profile' by Professor Sasha Grishin
'Diversity' Imprint Magazine Print Council of Australia


2001 Capricorn Coast Art Prize, Printmaking and Miniature Categories
2003 Capricorn Coast Art Prize, Flora and Fauna Category

artist residencies

September 2016, Art Vault, Mildura
September 2011, Art Vault, Mildura
September 2012 Art Vault, Mildura
August/September 2013 Australian Print Workshop, Melbourne
April 2014 Art Vault, Mildura

printmaking workshops - tutor

Art Print Residence, Arenys de Munt, Spain. More ...
Newcastle Printmakers
Warringah Printmakers Studio
Hazelhurst Gallery
Pine Street Creative Art Centre
Baldessin Press
Moving Creature Artist Studio, Hobart Art Vault, Mildura

printmaking workshops - current

Warringah Printmakers Studio
Pine Street Creative Arts Centre

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