- Image of the Day -
"Under the Old Tree in Autumn"
Feature Artist Bio
Susan Whiteman - Under the Old Tree in Autumn
Susan Whiteman - First Light
Susan Whiteman - Franklin Falls Pond, Early Spring
Susan Whiteman - Storm's Coming
Susan Whiteman - Reflections from a Train
Susan Whiteman - Whiteface from Little Cherry Creek Bog (plein air)
Susan Whiteman - Balancing Act
Susan Whiteman - Leaves Will Fall
Susan Whiteman - Adirondack Sunset Pastel
Susan Whiteman - Lake Colby Sunset
Susan Whiteman - Ghost Story (plein air)
Susan Whiteman - Celestial Dragon
By permission of the artist, The Cyber Art Show is pleased to feature the second of two 12-piece exhibitions of works by contemporary American landscape painter Susan Whiteman (born 1959 in New York, USA).
Susan Whiteman is soft pastel artist and a juried member of the Pastel Society of America. She has taken workshops and studied for years with many professional artists, working in a variety of media; her professional degree is in health care, though she considers herself a full-time artist.
Susan’s influences include the Hudson River School, the Boston School, and Impressionist art. She enjoys the work and company of many contemporary artists.
Susan is a member of the cooperative gallery, NorthWind Fine Arts, in Saranac Lake, NY, and her work is shown there and at the Lake Placid Center for the Arts, Main Street Gallery in Lake Placid, NY. Her pastel paintings have been shown throughout New York State, and she has been juried into many shows and plein air events. She teaches pastel classes, enjoying the opportunity to further the reach of the pastel medium.
She also has formal training in ballet, piano, and interior design, She lives part-time in Saranac Lake with her husband, birds and dogs.
Shows, Events, Exhibitions
*Olana Plein Air Festival, Hudson, NY: Juried selection, 2013, 2014, 2016 (Invited for 2015)
*“At the Water’s Edge” show at NorthWind Fine Arts, Saranac Lake, NY, 2016
*Adirondack Plein Air Festival, Saranac Lake, NY: 2013-2016
*Plein Air Show at the VIC, Paul Smiths, NY, August 2016
*Juried into the National Pastel Exhibit, Shirt Factory Gallery, Glens Falls, NY, 2015, 2016
*”Abstraction” at BluSeed Gallery, Saranac Lake, NY June 1016
*”East Meets West, Pastels Across New York State,” Canandaigua, NY, Juried selection, May 2016
*“On the Road” Mixed Media juried show, Dec. 2015, The Strand Theatre, Plattsburgh NY, Honorable Mention for “Canyon Road Adobe” pastel.
*Solo Show, “The Enigma of Light” December, 2015 at NorthWind Fine Arts Gallery, Saranac Lake, NY
*Exhibit at the CVPH Medical Center, Plattsburgh, NY, October - December, 2015
*The Best Western at Smithfield, Plattsburgh, NY: Solo Exhibit, April-June, 2015
*The Strand Center for Performing Arts, Plattsburgh, NY: Solo Exhibit, February, 2015
*NorthWind Fine Arts Gallery, Saranac Lake NY: Juried selection in their 1st Regional Juried Show, November, 2014
*Invitational Shows at the VIC (Visitor's Interpretive Center), Pauls Smiths, NY 2014
*The Artful Lodger, Clinton, NY: Solo Pastel Exhibit, March-June, 2014
September 15, 2016
Twelve Pieces by Contemporary Artist
Susan Whiteman (Born 1959)
“Art keeps you very humble. As I look through the years at my body of work, I see peaks and valleys in my art. I am always challenged by it.
For me, art provides an immediate learning experience…and a way to keep learning.”