Susan R. Kirshenbaum

art and life - both the cherries and the pits

At the artists' talks and award ceremony on November 12 for Art Guild of Pacifica's 59th annual exhibition at Sanchez Art Center. My piece titled Feeling the Surf won a merit award.

WINTER EXHIBITION HIGHLIGHTS

NOV. 9-DEC. 2: Two new works in "Reflection", a juried show, at SFWA, 647 Irving St., SF

2018 PREVIEW

JAN.20-FEB. 24: Four works in "Paradise Lost", an invitational figurative show at Back to the Picture at 934 Valencia St., SF

"Paradise Lost" Opening Reception: Saturday January 20, 6-9PM and Closing party: Saturday February 24, 6-9PM

A view of my latest large-scale site-specific installation at the Troll House on Pier 26, San Francisco, August 2017.

A view of my latest large-scale site-specific installation at the Troll House on Pier 26, San Francisco, August 2017.

Open Studios at John Goodman's Drawing Group Nov. 11-12 where five figurative artists joined forces. Thanks for stopping by!

Open Studios at John Goodman's Drawing Group Nov. 11-12 where five figurative artists joined forces. Thanks for stopping by!

Bay of Bengal (top) and Composed of Roses (bottom) are two new works on display now through December 2 at the SFWA juried show themed "Reflection".  ©2017 srkirshenbaum

Bay of Bengal (top) and Composed of Roses (bottom) are two new works on display now through December 2 at the SFWA juried show themed "Reflection". 

©2017 srkirshenbaum

WATER WOMEN - A SERIES

Merit Award! This piece, titled Feeling the Surf, just won an award at the annual Art Guild of Pacifica members show at the Sanchez Art Center from Oct 20-Nov 12, 2017.  It is a 35-inch square digital collage, framed, mounted, and printed on archival paper. ©2017SRKirshenbaum

Merit Award! This piece, titled Feeling the Surf, just won an award at the annual Art Guild of Pacifica members show at the Sanchez Art Center from Oct 20-Nov 12, 2017.  It is a 35-inch square digital collage, framed, mounted, and printed on archival paper. ©2017SRKirshenbaum

People are Water was in the August juried group show "City, Sea, and Landscape", at SFWA.  ©2017srkirshenbaum

People are Water was in the August juried group show "City, Sea, and Landscape", at SFWA ©2017srkirshenbaum

Leaning on the Golden Gate Bridge is the third piece in the series Women and Water and all three were just on display at John Goodman';s Drawing Group Open Studios Nov. 11-12, 2017. ©2017srkirshenbaum

Leaning on the Golden Gate Bridge is the third piece in the series Women and Water and all three were just on display at John Goodman';s Drawing Group Open Studios Nov. 11-12, 2017. ©2017srkirshenbaum

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SEVERAL NEW SERIES OF PRINTS ON PAPER

I have several new series I'm showing now at SFWA Open Studios. Listening to You is from my Abstract Painting series. Cherry Blossom Dreams and Springtime is Within are two works in my Botanical Collage Series. Feeling the Heat is from my Costa Brava Series. 

All of my art is printed as very limited edition fine art digital prints from digitally created (iPad) original art.

Listening to You is from my Abstract Painting Series. It was just in the juried show at SFWA "New Works" and it was selected to be printed on metal and displayed at the mDAC juried group show of digital art. ©2017 srkirshenbaum

Listening to You is from my Abstract Painting Series. It was just in the juried show at SFWA "New Works" and it was selected to be printed on metal and displayed at the mDAC juried group show of digital art. ©2017 srkirshenbaum

Cherry Blossom Dreams is a collage composed of an image I shot at the Japanese Tea Garden (in Golden Gate Park) while in full bloom. It has a dreamy feeling of springtime and napping amidst the sweet, sensuous pinky-mauve trees. It was just in my Open Studios show at SFWA. ©2017 srkirshenbaum

Cherry Blossom Dreams is a collage composed of an image I shot at the Japanese Tea Garden (in Golden Gate Park) while in full bloom. It has a dreamy feeling of springtime and napping amidst the sweet, sensuous pinky-mauve trees. It was just in my Open Studios show at SFWA. ©2017 srkirshenbaum

Feeling the Heat is the newest print in my Costa Brava Series of partially dressed models at the beach. Shown at Somarts for Open Studios and at SFWA Open Studios show Oct-Nov., 2017.  ©2017 srkirshenbaum

Feeling the Heat is the newest print in my Costa Brava Series of partially dressed models at the beach. Shown at Somarts for Open Studios and at SFWA Open Studios show Oct-Nov., 2017.  ©2017 srkirshenbaum

Springtime is Within is an archival digital print from a digital original. It is an edition of two, printed on Aquarelle art paper. At the SFWA juried show for October, "Loving Golden Gate Park".  ©2017srkirshenbaum

Springtime is Within is an archival digital print from a digital original. It is an edition of two, printed on Aquarelle art paper. At the SFWA juried show for October, "Loving Golden Gate Park".  ©2017srkirshenbaum

Here's a wall of some of my framed works on paper at the Open Studios show at SFWA, October-November 2017.

Here's a wall of some of my framed works on paper at the Open Studios show at SFWA, October-November 2017.