CV - SUSANNAH LAW


  • Artist - Studio at 22 Red beach rd,Red Beach,Auckland.
  • Specialist Art Teacher for Youth
  • Trading as Art Adventure/Red Door Studios
  • AT for teachers in training

Qualifications

Diploma in Teaching (Full Registration)
Diploma in Art and Craft (Merit)

Work History

Artist-Self employed
Teacher 1988-current
Trustee of The Estuary Arts Charitable Trust Board, Orewa 2007-9
Education Convenor at Estuary Arts Centre 2008-9
Editor of The Arts Journal 2007-08
Previous specialist Art Teacher for:
  • Estuary Arts Centre 2007-2018
  • Orewa College 2014-2017
  • Stella Maris School 2011
  • Hungry Creek Art and Craft School, Puhoi 2006
  • Koru Grove Primary School 2003-05
  • Hannah's House Pre-schools, Manly and Red Beach 2000-02


AWARDS & Permanent Displays
2017
Supreme award 1st place in The Great Summer Art Show Snells Beach,Rodney.
Selected as a finalist in HBC Bays Art Awards at Mairangi Art Centre.

2016
CCG Award in painting in the regional HBC Bays Art Awards at Estuary Arts (n.b.open to NZ residents)

2016 Finalist in the portrait awards at the portrait gallery Wellington,selected to tour around NZ.

2015-Selected to exhibit at Art on Tyne in Oamaru

2013-Selected to exhibit at Bird Song Gallery, Pirongia

2012-Selected to exhibit at Weka-Estuary Arts as a shop artist

2012-Selected to exhibit at Lakehousearts as a shop artist

2008 Members Exhibition
of Estuary Arts Centre, Orewa.
Second Place, "Winter's Song"

2007 Rodney Art Awards
First place in the Acrylic Section, "Pohutukawa Paradise"

2006 Rodney Art Awards
Merit, "Patu-Paiarehe o Pohutukawa"

2002 Warkworth Hosptial Art Awards
Second place "Taonga o Moana"

2001 Telecom Art Awards
Finalist, "Daniel at Little Manly Beach"

1985 'Star Art Show'
Selected: "Sondra".
One out of five/400 paintings selected for critique by a top art critic in Auckland.


EXHIBITIONS(this list contains some of the more notable shows only)

2018
'1st Exhibition' inaugural show at Millwater Gallery, Millwater

2017
'The Great Summer Art Show' Snells Beach

'HBC Bays art awards', Mairangi Arts, Norhshore

'Art Fusions', Milford

2016
'Adam portrait awards',NZ tour until 2017 from Wellington
The Pah Homestead, Auckland
Percy Thomson Gallery Strafford Taranaki, Millennium Gallery Blenheim, City Gallery Invercargill,and Aigantighe Art Gallery,Timaru.

2015
'Art Fusions'-August
at Carmel College,Milford

2014
'Novel Ideas'
at Estuary Arts Centre (opening Saturday 3pm-4.30pm 9th August)

2013
'Matariki'
at Estuary Arts Centre

2012
'Winters Song'
at Lake House Arts Takapuna

2011
'Portrait Show' at Mairangi Arts Centre

2010
'Transform it' at Estuary Arts Centre

2009
‘Birds all around us’ at Estuary Arts Centre

2008
‘Members Show’ at Estuary Arts Centre

2007
‘Birds’ show at Estuary Arts Centre
Members Show

2006
‘The Secret Garden’ Orewa Library
‘Fantasia” Whangaparaoa Library

2005
‘Exposed’ Depot Art Station , Devonport

2004
‘Dimensions’ Waitoki Hall

2003
‘Collaboration’ Warkworth Masonic Hall

2002
‘Students Show’ Settlers Gallery, Silverdale

2001
‘Warkworth Hospital Art Awards’, Warkworth

2000
‘Splash’ Orewa Library

1999

‘Imagine’ Stillworks Gallery, Henderson
‘See what leapt out!’ Peter Muir Petford Gallery, Queen st, Auckland
‘The Lawrence Group’ Bruce Mason Centre Takapuna

1985
‘Star Art Show’ Downtown building, Auckland