1991- MFA, Painting, Brooklyn College, City University of New York
1978- BFA, Illustration, Rhode Island School of Design
1976 to 77- European Honors Program, Rome, Italy
2018- "Close to Home" Towne Crier Cafe, Beacon, NY
2017- "Arbor Vitae: Tree of LIfe" Anderson Chase Gallery, Golden's Bridge, NY
2016- " The Quotidian Landscape" Gallery Congregation Emanu-El, Rye, NY, Sept-November
2015- Westchester County Parks Dept. Office, Ardsley, NY, installation
2012- “The Color of Light ” Gallery in the Park, Cross River, NY
2011-Country Estates and Manors, Katonah, NY
2005-“The Color of Light” Gallery in the Park, Cross River, NY
2004-Northern Westchester Center for the Arts, 10 Year Retrospective
2003-Harrison Public Library
2000- Greenburgh Town Court Gallery
2000- Lois Richards Gallery, Greenwich, CT
1994- Colleen Greco Gallery, Montebello Mansion, Suffern, NY
1992- Harriet Beecher Stowe House, East Hampton, NY
1985- Marymount Manhattan College- New York, NY
2018- "Small Works", Mamaroneck Artists Guild, juried show, 2nd place
2016- "Landscape, A Sense of Place", Site:Brooklyn, NY, juried show
2014- “Natural Instincts”, Gallery in the Park, KMAA juried show
2011- Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, NY
2007- Working Artists, Parsons School of Design
2005- Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY, juried
2003-Lois Richards Gallery, American Artists
2003-Westchester Arts Council Open Studios “Local Color” installation
2001- Westchester Arts Council Invitational, Landscapes Real and Imagined
2000- Lois Richards Gallery, Greenwich, CT, American Artists
2000- Westchester Arts Council, Open Studios
1998- Parsons Gallery, New York, NY
1997-98- RISD on the Road, Providence, Boston, San Francisco, Philadelphia
1997- New School for Social Research, Recent Faculty Publications
1996- Woods Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI
1996- Parsons Gallery, New York, NY
1995- Parsons Gallery, New York, NY
1994- Parsons Gallery, New York, NY, "The Woman's Room"
1992- Parsons Gallery, New York, NY
1991- Stamford Jewish Community Center
1991- Westbeth Gallery, New York, NY, MFA
1989- Parsons Gallery, New York, NY
1988- Benton County Historical Museum, Philomel, OR, juried show
1987- Marywood College- Scranton, PA
1984,83,81,80- Society of Illustrators, New York, NY, juried show
1981,80,79- Creativity, New York Coliseum, juried show
1983- Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY, Society of Publication Designers,
1983- Bill Communications, New York, NY, invitational
1980- Woods Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI, Rhode Island School of Design Alumni Show
1978- Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY, juried show
1977- Palazzo Cenci, Rome Italy
HOME PORTRAITS by Susan Stillman: 1989- present
Commissioned to paint acrylic portraits on canvas of estates and properties both in the tri-state area and nationally.
WAG MAGAZINE, January 2017, "Another Opening, Another Show"
WAG MAGAZINE, November 2016, "ArtWalk"
ELLIMAN MAGAZINE, April 2016, "Susan Stillman, House Painter"
ART VOICES MAGAZINE, Spring 2015, “The Quotidian Landscape, a Conversation with Susan Stillman”, by Jill Thayer Ph.D.
WAG MAGAZINE, December 2014, “Susan Stillman’s Art Captures the Spirit of Home”
THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, Friday, March 8, 2013. “Tell Your House, ‘Hold That Pose’ ”
THE RECORD REVIEW, MARCH 23, 2012 “Homegrown Images at Gallery in the Park”
THE JOURNAL NEWS, October 2006. “Home Again, White Plains Artist Helps Katrina Victims Reclaim a Piece of the Past”
THE JOURNAL NEWS, HOME &DESIGN MAGAZINE, Winter 2005, “Portraits Reflect a House as Home”
PATENT TRADER, September 15th, 2005. “Museum Preps for Exhibit”
CONNECTICUT COTTAGES AND GARDENS, December 2004
HOME BY DESIGN MAGAZINE, August 2003
THE WHITE PLAINS WATCH, December 2000,
“Painter Susan Stillman Captures Homeowners’ Pride”
THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sunday, September 29th 2002 “Picture This, Now Houses, Too, Sit for Portraits”
THE RYE RECORD, May 2000
“Home is Where the Art Is”
THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, Friday, September 3, 1999
THE NEW YORK TIMES, Sunday, November 24, 1991
"When Houses Pose for Portraits, Owners Feel the Elation"
GANNETT SUBURBAN NEWSPAPERS, Tuesday, March 1, 1994
"A New Kind of House Painter"
THE SCARSDALE INQUIRER & BEDFORD RECORD REVIEW, May 1999 Home Section
HOME MAGAZINE, September 1993
VICTORIA MAGAZINE, January 1994
COUNTRY HOME MAGAZINE, June 1994
AMERICA'S TALKING CHANNEL, December 1996
WESTCHESTER SPOTLIGHT MAGAZINE, October 1999
GANNETT SUBURBAN NEWSPAPERS, Saturday, May 13, 1995
WHERE TO FIND IT, by Terry Trucco, Fireside Books, 1996
ALL NEW YORK, The Source Guide, by David Amory Lown & Patricia Twohill Lown, Norton Books, 1997
Partial list of clients 1978-1995:
The New York Times Scholastic Publications
The Daily News E.P. Dutton
New York Magazine Bantam Books
Fortune Magazine St. Martins Press
Life Magazine Random House
Forbes Magazine Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
Psychology Today Book of the Month Club
Mademoiselle Magazine RCA Records
Self Magazine Beth Israel Medical Center
GQ Magazine Mt. Sinai Medical Center
Money Magazine DNP America
Ms. Magazine CIBA- Geigy
Rolf Werner Rosenthal Sudler and Hennessey
Pfizer International American Express
New York Life Insurance Parsons Catalog
Simon and Schuster Sheraton Meadowlands
Esquire Magazine William Morrow Books
1995- Pasta Verde, Macmillan, illustrated cookbook.
1988-95- Designed series of scarves, ArtScarf and Echo Design.
1993- Windsongs and Rainbows, Simon and Schuster, illustrated children's book.
1983- Coty Award, “Playbill Scarf” for Echo Design.
1982- The Invisible City: A New York Sketchbook, by Pete Hamill, Random House, illustrations to accompany short stories.
1979- Ulysses, by James Joyce, Book of the Month Club, illustrated centennial boxed edition.
TEACHING and LECTURING:
1983-Present-PARSONS THE NEW SCHOOL FOR DESIGN, Associate Professor, part time
• Illustration Department. Classes taught include: Sophomore Drawing, Junior Drawing, Landscape-Cityscape, Methods and Materials, Concepts, Painting, Objects in Space.
• First Year Foundation. Classes taught include: 2D Design Integrated Studios, a core design class that meets both in digital lab and studio, Present: Drawing/Imaging First Year
2013-Present- MORGAN MUSEUM AND LIBRARY, Sketching in the Galleries
2013- CRAFTSY.com - filmed online course “Acrylic Painting Close to Home”
Fall 1996- RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL OF DESIGN, Mixed Media Class.
MAY 1991 to 96- RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL OF DESIGN, Visiting critic for senior thesis projects.
October 1995- HALLMARK CARDS, Kansas City, Mo, Visiting Educator Program.
March 1992-AMERICAN GREETINGS, Cleveland, Ohio, Guest juror for fine art exhibit.
Fall 1992,93- Coordinated AMERICAN GREETINGS special project with students from PARSONS SCHOOL OF DESIGN.
1990- RHODE ISLAND SCHOOL OF DESIGN, Alumni representative on visiting committee to review the Department of Illustration.
1989- SOCIETY OF ILLUSTRATORS, New York, Guest Lecture Series.
1988,87- MARYWOOD COLLEGE, Scranton, PA, Instructor of Illustration, Masters Program.
1982 to 1986- PARSONS SUMMER SESSION, Pre-college and College level Illustration.
2002,1984- SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY, Guest Lecturer, Masters Program in Illustration