News and CV

Article in Get Visual, “Painted Stories: Susan Hoffer at LGAP” 2021 

S o l o   E x i b i t i o n s 

Stories of Rural Dislocation and Disturbance, Widland Gallery, North Creek, NY (contract 2022)
Painted Stories, Lake George Arts Project, Lake George, NY 2021 
Painted Stories, Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts, Blue Mountain Lake, NY 2020 
Painted Stories, Upper Jay Library, Upper Jay, NY 2019 
Recent Paintings, Southern Vermont Arts Center, Manchester, VT 2019 
Recent Paintings, Strand Center for the Arts, Plattsburgh, NY 2017 
​Diary, Clinton Community College, Plattsburgh, NY 2011 
MFA Thesis Exhibition, Julian Scott Memorial Gallery, Johnson, VT 2006 
Drawing from Memory, Dietel Gallery, Troy, NY 2002 

S e l e c t e d   E x i b i t i o n s 

“Tell Me a Story” Emerge Gallery & Art Space at Artsy, Saugerties, NY 2020 
Telling Her Story: New Acquisitions, Albany Institute of History & Art, Albany, NY 2020 
The Shirt Factory Juried Invitational, Glens Falls, NY 2019, 2020 
PAINTED-INTERNATIONAL-BIENNIAL, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio 2019 
Three Realists from the Fence Select, Butzel Gallery, Schenectady, NY 2019 
Black and White Juried Exhibition, LPCA, Lake Placid, NY 2019 
Bound and Unbound, Saratoga Arts, Saratoga Springs, NY 2018 
Northwind Fine Arts Gallery Invitational, Saranac Lake, NY 2018, 2019, 2020 
The Brush Off Juried Painting Competition, Avenue Art, Montreal, Quebec, Canada 2017 
Fence Select Juried Exhibition, Troy Arts Center, Troy, NY 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 
Laffer Gallery Juried Regional, Schuylerville, NY 2016, 2018, 2019  
Materials to Masterpieces, Bluseed Gallery, Saranac Lake, NY 2016 
LPCA Juried Invitational, Lake Placid, NY 2010-2020 
AAG Juried Invitational, Saranac Lake, NY 2010-2021 
University of Utah Invitational, Salt Lake City, UT 2012-2019 
Molloy College Alumni Invitational, Rockville Centre, NY 2015 
NYS Education Department, SUNY Faculty Exhibition, Albany, NY 2014 
Whimsicality, Albany Center Gallery, Albany, NY 2013 
Where Are you?, BluSeed Gallery, Saranac Lake, NY 2011 
Mohawk-Hudson Regional, Albany Institute, Albany, NY 1996, 2011, 2018, 2019 
Emma Willard Faculty Exhibition, SUNY Adirondack, Queensbury, NY 2005 
Residency Exhibition, James Baird Gallery, St. Johns, Newfoundland, Canada 2004 
Residency Exhibition, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY 2000 
Lake George Arts Project Drawing Invitational, Lake George, NY 1998 
HS Art Teachers That Make Art, Rathbone Gallery, Sage College, Troy, NY 1996 

A w a r d s   a n d   P r i z e s 

First Place Award, Northwind Fine Arts Gallery, Saranac Lake, NY 2020 
Juror’s Choice Award—Gold Key, North Country Arts, Glens Falls NY 2020 
Best of Show Award, AAG Juried Invitational, Saranac Lake, NY 2020 
Social Conscious Award, Contemporary Art Gallery Online, 2020 
Best of Show, The Shirt Factory Juried Invitational, Glens Falls, NY 2020  
Best of Show, LPCA Juried Invitational, Lake Placid, NY 2019 
​Third Place Award, AAG Juried Invitational, Saranac Lake, NY 2019 
Mohawk-Hudson Regional Juror’s Award Certified Framing and Gallery 2018 
Albany Institute of History and Art, Mohawk-Hudson Regional Purchase Prize 2018 
Second Place Award, NorthWind Fine Arts Gallery, Saranac Lake, NY 2017 
Second Place Award, AAG Juried Invitational, Saranac Lake, NY 2017 
Third Place Award, LPCA Juried Invitational, Lake Placid, NY 2016 
Fence Award, The Arts Center of the Capital Region, Troy, NY  2016 
First Place Award, AAG Juried Invitational, Saranac Lake, NY 2016 
Second Place Award, AAG Juried Invitational, Saranac Lake, NY 2015 

A r t i s t   R e s i d e n c i e s 

Painting residency at Tyrone Guthrie, Newbliss, Ireland 2005 
Painting residency at Pouch Cove, Newfoundland, Canada 2004 
Painting residency at Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT 1999-2003 
SummerSix Fellowship, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY 1997-8 

G r a n t s 

The Essex County Arts Council Grant, Painted Stories, SOLO Exhibition 2020 
Emma Willard School, Troy, NY, European Studies Grant 2006 
Getty Grant Fellowship, Pop Art Studies at The National Gallery, Washington, DC 2000 

C o m m i s s i o n s 

Hotel Saranac, Five Paintings for the Grand Hall, Saranac Lake, NY 2017
Private Commissions throughout the United States

P r i v a t e  C o l l e c t I o n s 

Adirondack Experience, The Museum on Blue Mountain Lake, Blue Mountain Lake, NY 
Albany Institute of History and Art, Albany, NY 
Saranac Lake Hotel, Saranac Lake, NY 
​Bluseed Gallery, Saranac lake, NY 
​Judy’s Framing, Queensbury, NY 
Best Western, Saranac Lake, NY 
Private Collections throughout the United States 

B i b l i o g r a p h y 

Article in Lake Champlain Weekly, Vol 21/Issue 38, 2021 
Article in 518 Profiles, Saratoga Springs, NY, March 2021 
Artist Talk, re: Painted Stories, Lake George Arts Project 2021 
Article in Get Visual: “Painted Stories: Susan Hoffer at LGAP” 2021 
Interview with Todd Moe, NCPR 2021 
Article in Get Visual: “Things Seen and Heard in the Capital Region Art Scene and Beyond” 2018 
Article in Press Republican, Plattsburgh, NY, March 2016 
Cover design, Poems of the Night and Day, by Bruce D. Rowe 2012 
Article in Basement Medicine, Johnson, VT, May 2006