susan c. dessel

Image Above, Detail from Dessel's PIECES of PEACE. An Installation of thirty-six hand-turned olive wood forms, hand-inscribed with text from the Oslo Peace Accords.

Image Above, Detail from Dessel’s PIECES of PEACE. An Installation of thirty-six hand-turned olive wood forms, hand-inscribed with text from the Oslo Peace Accords.

All are invited to the Thursday, OCT. 5th Opening Reception and/or the Thursday, NOV. 2nd SPECIAL RECEPTION of “LEAVE YOUR SWORDS AT THE DOOR.” TIME: 5:30 to 7:30PM.

The Metro North train Yonkers’ stop is directly across from the entrance to the Riverfront Gallery.
http://as0.mta.info/mnr/schedules/sched_form.cfm

Curated by Haifa Bint-Kadi and hosted by The Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom and the Riverfront Gallery, “LEAVE YOUR SWORDS AT THE DOOR” addresses the timely and timeless issues of acceptance and willingness to dialogue and interact with the Other.

The exhibit continues through November 24, 2017.
The Gallery is handicapped accessible and exhibitions are free and open to the public.
Gallery HOURS and DIRECTIONS: http://www.ypl.org/riverfront/

FAR FROM THE FRONT LINES

2017

Curated by Dorit Jordon Dotan, this exhibit of work by twenty-two North American-based artists offered perspectives on the conflict in the Middle East.

Dessel’s Installation PIECES of PEACE was on view to the public here at the Evanston Art Center for the first time.

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"Trees of Life and Evil Eyes: A Contemporary Take on Superstition, Symbols and Mysticism"

susan c. dessel’s “ph! ph! ph!…” was among the work in “Trees of Life and Evil Eyes: A Contemporary Take on Superstition, Symbols and Mysticism”

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Dessel's Martha Gruening Bibliography Posted on DEEP BLUE

Ongoing

Martha Gruening Bibliography POSTED. Dessel’s BIBLIOGRAPHY based on her research as a Frankel Fellow on the life and works of Martha Gruening — suffragist, civil rights activist, journalist, lawyer… — is now posted on University of Michigan Library’s DEEP BLUE website. See LINKS page under “Academic Blogs, Publications, Links to Artist Talks”.

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University of Edinburgh Institute of Advanced Studies in Humanities DANGEROUS WOMEN PROJECT highlights BRICK IN A SOFT HAT Series 2 Nos. 1-8 (Portraiture of Martha Gruening)

2016 - 2017

What does it mean to be a Dangerous Woman?

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