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Susanna Strati

Susanna has a wealth of skills and credentials as an artist. 

She holds a PhD from the Universtity of NSW Art & Design, where she was also a sessional lecturer in Jewellery and Object Design.

Her jewellery is held in numerous domestic and international galleries as well as the Art Gallery of NSW.

Susanna is also highly skilled in drawing, painting, printmaking and sculpture. 

Qualifications & Career Highlights

Qualifications

2013 University New South Wales, Art & Design, PhD
2007 University New South Wales, Art & Design, Masters of Fine Arts Research
1995 University New South Wales, Art & Design, Master of Art – Media Arts
1990 University New South Wales, Art & Design, Bachelor of Fine Arts

 

Career Highlights

 

Tertiary Education

2013 University New South Wales, Art & Design, PhD
2007 University New South Wales, Art & Design, Masters of Fine Arts Research
1995 University New South Wales, Art & Design, Master of Art – Media Arts
1990 University New South Wales, Art & Design, Bachelor of Fine Arts

Awards

Mayoral Award, Inaugural Paramor Prize Art + Innovation, Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre
Australia Council Research Grant Central and Southern Italy
Australian Post Graduate Award, University New South Wales, Art & Design
Faculty TopUp Scholarship, University New South Wales, Art & Design
Australia Council Professional development grant, Rome Studio Residency
Alumni Award, University New South Wales, Art & Design
House of Jewellery Award, University New South Wales, Art & Design
Thompson's Silvercraft Award, University New South Wales, Art & Design

Solo Exhibitions

2015 Wreath #1, Installation and Video, Annandale Galleries Project Space, Sydney
2015 No Lutto: Materialising gestures of grief, MOP Gallery, Sydney
2013 No Lutto, ID Gallery, UNSW Art & Design, Sydney
2007 In Black, Kudos Gallery, College of Fine Arts, Sydney
2005 In Black, MOP Gallery, Sydney
2000 Implements, Bulle Galleries, Melbourne
1998 Implements, Object Gallery, Customs House Centre for Contemporary Craft, NSW (two person
exhibition with Tracey Clement)
1996 Untitled, Sculptural Installation, Particle Gallery, Sydney

Group Exhibitions + Selected Award Exhibitions

2018 Ravenswood Women’s Art Prize, Gordon, Finalist
2018 Emergent, Annandale Galleries, Sydney
2018 ReminiScent, May Space, Sydney, (upcoming)
2017 Fishers Ghost National Art Award, Campbelltown Arts Centre, Campbelltown - Finalist
2017 David Harold Tribe Sculpture Award, SCA Galleries, Sydney - Finalist
2017 About Face, Courtesy of the Artist, Sydney
2017 Scents of Life, Ame Gallery, Hong Kong, touring PInsstudio, Taiwan and J-Tour Gallery, Shanghai, China
2016 Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize - Finalist
2016 Touchstone, Egetal, Melbourne
2016 Salon of Infectious Ideas, Stanley Street Gallery, Sydney
2016 Sculpture 2016: Bronze, Brenda May Gallery, Sydney
2016 A Time of Gifts, Stanley Street Gallery, Sydney
2015 Hidden, Sculpture Walk, Rookwood Cemetery, Sydney - Finalist
2015 A Time of Gifts, Stanley Street Gallery, Sydney
2015 Iterations, 3 Person show, Stanley Street Gallery, Sydney
2015 Paramor Prize: Art + Innovation - Finalist, Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre– Winner Mayoral
Award
2014 Hidden, Sculpture Walk, Rookwood Cemetery, Sydney - Finalist
2013 Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize - Finalist
2013 Blake Religious Prize, Galleries, UNSW Art & Design, Sydney - Finalist
2012 Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize - Finalist
2012 Art + Food: Beyond the Still Life, Brenda May Gallery, Sydney
2012 Hidden, Sculpture Walk, Rookwood Cemetery, Sydney - Finalist
2012 Red Objects, COFA Gallery, Sydney
2012 A Time of Gifts, Stanley Street Gallery, Sydney
2011 Sculpture 2011, Brenda May Gallery, Sydney
2010 Sculpture 2010, Brenda May Gallery, Sydney
2009 Il Rumore del Lutto, la Camera di Commercio di Parma, Parma, Italy
2008 Fishers Ghost National Art Award, Campbelltown Arts Centre, Campbelltown - Finalist
2008 Blake Religious Prize, National Art School gallery, Sydney - Finalist
2008 Memory in Art and the Memento Mori, Brenda May Gallery, Sydney
2008 Il Rumore del Lutto - Assenza, Ratafià di Europa Teatri, Parma, Italy
2008 Contained, Kudos Gallery, Sydney
2006 Australia Council for the Arts Studio Residency Recipients from New South Wales, 1990 – 2005,
Australia Council for the arts Sydney
2006 Post it: an exquisite corpse mail art project, Peloton Gallery, Sydney
2006 Sighting the Past, Macleay Museum, University of Sydney
2005 Plural 3, British School at Rome, Roma, Italy
2004 Can Do Masters Exhibition, COFA Gallery, Sydney
2003 In Adornment, MOP Gallery, Sydney
2002 Masters Students Exhibition, COFA Gallery, Sydney
2001 S.G.K. Bye (Staphlex) Pier - Pyrmont Artist Group, Tin Sheds Gallery, Sydney
1999 Strip Show, Pier - Pyrmont Artist Group, Blue Room, Newtown
1997 Pier - Pyrmont Artist Group, Nelson Street Gallery, Sydney
1997 Contemporary Wearables, Toowoomba Art Gallery, Touring Australian Regional Galleries
1997 Four Ways, Quadrivium, Sydney
1996 Pieces of Eight, Particle Gallery, Sydney
1995 Ceremony, Holdsworth Gallery, Sydney
1995 UpFront, The Door Exhibition Space, Freemantle
1994 Ring, Schmuck Gallery, Sydney
1993/4 The Second Contemporary Jewellery Australian Biennial Exhibition, The Jam Factory, Adelaide
1993 Contemporary Wearables, Toowoomba Art Gallery, Touring QLD and NSW Regional Galleries

1993/4 Elements, Blaxland Gallery, Sydney
1992 Alumni Exhibition, COFA Gallery, Sydney
1992 Graduate Metal IV, New Collectibles Gallery, Freemantle
1992 Fathoming, Bondi Pavilion, Sydney
1992 National Craft Acquisition Award Exhibition, Museum of Arts & Sciences, Darwin
1991 AirLooms, Tin Sheds Gallery, Sydney
1991 Telecom Fine Arts Scholarships Award Exhibition, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Sydney
1991 Amulet Exhibition, Contemporary Jewellery Gallery, Sydney
1990 COFA Graduating exhibition, COFA gallery, College of Fine Arts
1988 Astarte, Arthaus Gallery Sydney

Publications

2016, Sydney Morning Herald, Good Weekend Magazine, Object of Desire, February 13
2015, Kudos: who takes the accolades this week, Arts Hub, February 02
2014 Il Rumore del Lutto, On Line Interview, L’arte di Susanna Strati
2012 Red Objects Catalogue, Hidden Rookwood Cemetery Catalogue
2010 ArtKritique, On line Review Brenda May Gallery Sculpture Exhibition
2008 Oltre magazine, Ottobre,
2008 Periodico di informazione dell’imprenditoria funeraria e cimiteriale, “Il Rumore del Lutto”,
Roberto Valli
2008 Shopping poster magazine #4, Roma, Italy
2006 'Sighting the past' Catalogue, University of Sydney
2006 University Museums Newsletter Feb Issue 2006, Jude Phillip
2006 TAFTA Vol25 (2) No.82, 2006
2006 Museum and Galleries NSW (MGNSW) issue 2, Jewel Purpose, Lyndell Wischer, 2006
2006 Antiques and Collectables, Feb – Aug, 'Sighting the past' by Jullian Holland
2005 Critics Pic. Sydney Morning Herald, March 2005
2004 British School at Rome Catalogue 2003 - 2004
1988 Sydney Morning Herald, Arts review, 19/8/98 pg. 15/ John McPhee
1998 The Australian Weekender, Review, 15/8/98, Giles Auty
1998 Object, No. 2/1998
1997 Contemporary Wearables Exhibition Catalogue, Toowoomba Art Gallery
1997 Lemel, Winter, 1996. Lemel, Autumn
1996 Lemel, Autumn, 1995. Lemel, Winter
1995 Craft Arts International, Issue 31
1994 Adelaide Review, Feb.
1994 Lemel, Summer, 1993/4
1993 Contemporary Wearables Exhibition Catalogue, Toowoomba Art Gallery
1993 Second Contemporary Jewellery Australian Biennial Exhibition Catalogue
1993 Vogue Living, August 1991
Craft Arts International, Issue 22/1991
Craft Arts International, Issue 17/1990

Collections

Private Collections both National & International
Casula Powerhouse Permanent Collection
University New South Wales, Art & Design Collection

Jewellery Stockists

Ame Gallery, Hong Kong
Art gallery of New South Wales
Courtesy of the Artist, Sydney
Egetal, Melbourne
Egetal for National Gallery Canberra
Stanley Street Gallery, Sydney
Studio Ingot, Melbourne