UPCOMING & PAST…
Stay tuned for an announcement of the exhibit of dessel’s new body of work, created as a Frankel Fellow, Frankel Institute for Advcanced Judaic Studies University of Michigan (Fall 2013).
April, 2014, the Gomez Mill House will exhibit dessel’s additional new work based on Gruening’s life in commemoration of this national landmark’s 300th Anniversary. Gruening was among the GMH owners (1919-1923). She purchased the Mill House to create an International Libertarian School.
Dessel’s Solo Exhibit “american samplers, series 3 (the chicken chronicles, nos. 1-14)” at the GMH HISTORIC SITE (Marlboro, NY) 5/5 – 8/18/2013.
Dessel’s tin drawings, “WHAT A NEIGHBORHOOD!” coming to the Bloomingdale Branch NY Public Library June 1-29, 2013
Dessel honored to have been among the 25 Artists & Arts Groups awarded a 2012 Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC) Manhattan Community Art Fund (MCAF) Grant for Visual Art, supported by public funds from NYC Dept. of Cultural Affairs. This grant supported “crystal clear”, an installation exhibited in the Gallery-Park Ave. Synagogue (NYC) 2012.
DESSEL SELECTED TO PARTICIPATE IN SACRED TIME – SACRED SPACE, Still Point Gallery. Online Nov. 2012 – Feb. 2013/STILL POINTS ART QUARTERLY WINTER 2012.
Dessel, a Visiting Artist (Oct. 2011) at the Umm el-Fahem Palestinian-Israeli Art Gallery, is today a Board Member, American Friends of the Umm el-Fahem Museum of Contemporary Palestinian Art in Israel.
Read about the artist’s experience at the Umm el-Fahem Gallery: Go to LINKS page, Click on Dessel’s Blog, go to 2011. Also under Academic Blogs click on PEACE X PEACE.
Dessel awarded Frankel Fellowship, Frankel Institute for Advanced Judaic Studies, University of Michigan. Fall 2013.
Project Title: “A VOICE FROM A BLACK MARIA Process and Work by Artist susan c. dessel based on the life of Martha Gruening: Suffragette, Journalist, Civil Rights Activist”
Dessel’s series of tin drawings titled WHAT A NEIGHBORHOOD! will be on exhibit the month of June, 2013, in the Window Gallery of NYPL’s Bloomingdale Branch on West 100th St. (Amsterdam/Columbus). Library hours:Mon.& Tues. 10AM-6PM, Wed.& Thurs.12PM-7PM, Fri.& Sat. 10am-5pm. CLOSED Sunday.
dessel’s work included in Momenta benefit. Work of all participating artists to be exhibited at Momenta, 56 Bogart St, in Bushwick, Friday, May 10th – May 26th. The raffle drawing will be held Sunday, May 26th.
May 21, 2013
Dessel’s work included among art to be auctioned at CITYarts’ May 21st Benefit.