Contemporary Artist: Susan Brown
Susan Brown was born in Yorkshire. She studied
at Leeds Polytechnic between 1976 and 1979 gaining a BA Hons
in Three Dimensional Design.
Susan Brown has centred on two main areas,
interior design and contemporary painting. Brown has completed
numerous commissions and several projects as both designer
and contemporary artist.
Susan Brown is the recipient of many art prizes
and awards for her contemporary paintings these include: The
Laing Art Competition, Hunting Art Prize, Regional Winner
and the Singer & Friedlander – Sunday Times Watercolour
Competition 2001 where she was a finalist
Susan Brown paintings are bold and striking
. Her architectural studies explore the rhythm and movement
within buildings and interiors and her abstract paintings
are inspired by still life subjects and landscapes, focussing
on texture and pattern.
Susan Brown paintings appear in many notable
private and public contemporary art collections these include:
Halifax Plc, Allied Domecq, Dame Janet Baker, Sir George Martin
Trust, Universities of Sheffield and York and many others.
In addition to Red Rag Modern Art Gallery
in the Cotswolds Susan Brown has exhibited her paintings extensively
at other leading British and Scottish modern art galleries.