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b. 1980 Philadelphia, PA
Lives and works in Philadelphia, PA

EDUCATION

Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, 2013
University of California, Berkeley, MFA, 2010
Williams College, BA, 2003

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015
Becky Suss, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
2012
Still Life, Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA
Becky Suss, Snyderman-Works Galleries, Philadelphia, PA
2011
Drawings, Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA
Cold Cold Ground, Space 1026, Philadelphia, PA
2009
In Let, WORK Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2006
Homesick, Sodafine, Brooklyn, NY

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013
Reprefantasion: Abstracting Reality/Representing Fantasy, Fleisher Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Young Philly, Salisbury University Art Gallery, Salisbury, MD
Vox Populi, The Front Space, New Orleans, LA
Winterdown, The Icebox, Philadelphia, PA
2012
Creative Nonfiction, Kunsthalle Galapagos, Brooklyn, NY
2011
Call and Response, Root Division, San Francisco, CA
Wish You Were There, University City Arts League, Philadelphia, PA
2010
It’s My World, Baer Ridgway Gallery, San Francisco, CA
No Right Angles, Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, CA
2009
Free Time, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, CA
2008
Cloud, WORK Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
The House that Sprawl Built, The Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, NJ
Sarah, Becky, Kate, Beat Jams, Little Berlin, Philadelphia, PA
2007
Exquisite Corpse, The Painted Bride Art Center, Philadelphia, PA
Rebecca Suss, Justin B Williams, Caleb Neelon, and Alex Lukas, David B. Smith Gallery, Denver, CO
No Bad Blood, Cinders Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Locally Localized Gravity, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
2006
Sibling Revelry, Aftermodern Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Art in the Style of Radical, Magic Pony Gallery, Toronto, ON
Experiences and Activities, Western Exhibitions, Chicago, IL
Phooklyn, Lump Gallery, Raleigh, NC
Peer Pleasure 1, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
2005
Out of Doors, Aftermodern Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Soon and Very Soon, Renowned Gallery, Portland, OR
Space 1026 installation, The Dumbo Arts Festival, Brooklyn, NY
The Urban Edge Show, The P4, Milan, Italy
2004
Beaver College, The Mockbee, Cincinnati, OH

ARTIST COLLECTIVE EXPERIENCE

Vox Populi Gallery, Philadelphia, PA; Member (2010-Present)
Space 1026, Philadelphia, PA. Member (2003-2007)

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

2013
New American Paintings #104, Northeast Issue (forthcoming)
2012
Huffington Post, “14 Must See Painting Shows: October 2012,” October 2012
New American Paintings #98, Northeast Issue
2011
theartblog.org, “Becky Suss’s Cold, Cold Ground at Space 1026,” May 2011
onereviewamonth.com, May 2011

AWARDS

2010
Eisner Prize in Art Practice, University of California, Berkeley
Art Practice Materials Grant, University of California, Berkeley
(Nominee) Joan Mitchell Foundation, Master of Fine Arts Fellowship
2009
Art Practice Materials Grant, University of California, Berkeley
(Nominee) Dedalus Foundation, Master of Fine Arts Fellowship
2003
Berkshire Fellowship from the Berkshire Art Association
Frederick M. Peyser prize in Painting, Williams College

RESIDENCIES

2012
Vermont Studio Center, Johnson VT