Education                M.F.A. Sculpture, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI, 2004

                                 B.F.A. Photography, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, 1989

                                  Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME, 2018

                                  Project Zero Classroom, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Cambridge MA, 2007

 

Solo/Two Person Exhibitions

2018        Experimentality, Pomerene Center for the Arts, Coshocton, OH

                Viscosity Series, 124 Pike St. Gallery, Covington, KY

2017        Motion Capture, Dayton Art Institute Experiencenter, Dayton, OH

2016        Domestic Departures, Kennedy Heights Art Center, Cincinnati, OH

2015        Discover, C-Link Gallery, Cincinnati, OH          

2014        Susan Byrnes/Diana Duncan Holmes, Requiem Project, Cincinnati, OH

2013        Mending Is Better Than Ending, The Sculpture Center, Cleveland, OH

                Dress For The Birds, Dayton Visual Arts Center, Dayton, OH

2012        Susan Byrnes, Emery Theatre, Cincinnati, OH

2010        Susan Byrnes/Francis Schanberger, Rosewood Art Centre, Kettering, OH

2005        Calling, Harwood Art Center, Albuquerque, NM

2004        Come Visit! Ford Gallery, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI

2000        Diving the Wreck, Idea Factory, Ann Arbor, MI

                 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2019        Synthetica, Weston Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

                  Iron Tribe, New Mexico Highlands University, Las Vegas, NM

                  Clotheshorse, Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN

                  Women at the X, Xavier University Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2018        Burning Ring of Fire: Cast Iron Art, Amarillo Museum of Art, Amarillo, TX

Igniting Change, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH

Domestic Bliss, University of Cincinnati Blue Ash, Cincinnati, OH

Second Glances, Kennedy Heights Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH

2017        Tech, C-Link Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

                Gleaning, Radial Gallery, University of Dayton, Dayton, OH

2016        Women and Money, Nash Gallery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

                Remnants, Dayton Visual Arts Center, Dayton, OH

                Art and Science, Indiana University East, Richmond, IN

2015        Gathering: Indiana Glass Arts Alliance, Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN

                Seeing Through, Covington Arts, Covington, KY

2014        Yellow Springs National Sculpture Trail, Yellow Springs OH

                Tales Told, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

                Through the Eyes of the Mother, Korean Cultural Center of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2013        Function/Dysfunction, Memorial Hall, Cincinnati, OH

                Hue:RED, Gallery One One, Cincinnati, OH

                SOS Art, Art Academy of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

2012        MEME: Culture in Transmission, Antioch College, Yellow Springs, OH

                Passage, Fitton Center for the Creative Arts, Hamilton, OH

                Inside The Box, Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH

                Mirror Images, Concordia University, Ann Arbor, MI

                Character Studies, Dayton Visual Arts Center, Dayton, OH

2010        Link Gallery Group Exhibition, Dayton, OH

2009        19th Annual Works on Paper Exhibit, Rosewood Art Centre, Kettering, OH

                 Imagillaboration Project, Jacksonville Museum of Contemporary Art, Jacksonville FL

2008        On a Pedestal and Off the Wall, The Sculpture Center, Cleveland, OH

2007        Eye to I: Self-Portraits by Women Artists, 516 Arts, Albuquerque, NM

2004        Pop Group Show, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL

                 Michigan Fine Arts Competition, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, Birmingham, MI

                 New Spaces, Riverside Art Center, Ypsilanti, MI

                 Body Role, Lenawee Valley Arts Council Gallery, Adrian, MI

2003        Cupid’s Dementia Revisited, Taubman Gallery, Univ. of MI Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI

2002        Shoes, The Sole of Humanity, Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI

                 Cupid’s Dementia, Riverside Art Center, Ypsilanti, MI

2001        Well-Heeled: A Shoe Exhibition, Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI

                Aperto 2001, Museum of New Art, Detroit, MI

 

Grants/Awards

                  Yeck Fellowship, Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH 2017

                  Reimagining Works, Dayton Metro Library, Dayton, OH, 2014 and 2015

                  Ohio Arts Council Artist in Residence Program, 2014

                  Cincinnati Art Ambassador Fellowship, Cincinnati, OH, 2014

                  Selected Artist, CSArts, Cincinnati, OH, 2014

                  Ohio Artist, Yellow Springs National Bronze Symposium, 2013

                  Mirror Images Exhibition Juror’s Award, 3rd place, 2012            

                  Montgomery County Arts and Culture District Individual Artist Grant, 2009

 

Visiting Artist/Artist Residency

                  Woodford Paideia School, Cincinnati OH, Visiting Artist, 2019

Art Connects, Pomerene Arts Center, Coshocton, OH, Artist in Residence 2017-2018

                  Interlochen Art Academy, Interlochen, MI, Visiting Artist, 2015, 2016, 2017

                  SCOESC Gifted Services Program (Ohio Arts Council Artist in Residence), Portsmouth, OH 2016

                  Kennedy Heights Art Center (Ohio Arts Council Artist in Residence), Cincinnati, OH 2016  

                  Oakes Creek Ranch, Clarendon, TX, Artist in Residence, 2015

                  Associazione de Arte Contemporanea, Campello Sul Clittuno, Italy, Artist in Residence 2014

                  National Bronze Symposium, Yellow Springs, OH, Artist in Residence, 2013

                 

Commissions/Collections

                  Southern Ohio Medical Center Family and Urgent Care Facility, Portsmouth, OH

                  Dayton Metropolitan Library, Miamisburg Branch, Dayton, OH

                  Dayton Metropolitan Library, Main Branch, Dayton, OH

                  Village of Yellow Springs, Yellow Springs, OH

                  Antioch College, Yellow Springs, OH

                  Associazione de Arte Contemporanea, Campello, Umbria, Italy

                  Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI

 

Exhibitions Curated

2012          MEME: Culture in Transmission, Herndon Gallery, Antioch College, Yellow Springs, OH

2005-12  Annual Exhibition Series, ArtStreet Studio D Gallery, University of Dayton, Dayton, OH

2009        Creative Soul of Dayton, Armory Building, Dayton, OH

2007        To Abstraction – The Paintings of Curtis Barnes, University of Dayton, Dayton, OH

2007        UD Women Artists, Cannery Center for Art and Design, Dayton, OH

 

Bibliography

Exhibit Review: Igniting Change: Sculpture X Symposium, Hyperallergic, Oct. 2018

Exhibit Review: Viscosity Series, AEQAI, July 2018, Cincinnati, OH

Exhibit Review: Second Glances, City Beat, May 2018, Cincinnati, OH

Exhibit Review: Domestic Departures, AEQAI, May 2016, Cincinnati, OH

Susan Byrnes’ Exhibition “Discover”, Around Cincinnati, March 2015, WVXU, Cincinnati, OH

The Transmission of Cultural DNA, January 2013, Dayton City Paper, Dayton, OH

Exhibit Explores How Memes Affect Culture, January 2013, Dayton Daily News, OH

Meme Exhibit Will Have Visitors Talking, Dec., Cincinnati Enquirer, Cincinnati, OH

Inside the Box, April 2012, Dayton City Paper, Dayton, OH

Other Nature, April 2010, Dayton City Paper, Dayton, OH

Rosewood Art Exhibition Review, April 2010, Dayton Daily News, Dayton, OH

Creative Soul of Dayton, October 2009, Dayton Daily News, Dayton, OH

Eye to I: Self Portraits by Women Artists, March 2007 Exhibit Catalogue, 516 Arts, Albuquerque, NM

Exhibit review, Eye to I: Self Portraits by Women Artists, Mar. 2007, Daily Lobo, Univ. New Mexico

Exhibit Openings: Calling at the Harwood Art Center, October 2005, THE magazine, Santa Fe, NM

Exhibit Review: New Spaces Exhibit, February 2004, The Eastern Echo, Eastern Michigan Univ.

Exhibit Review: The Cradle As Art Exhibit, February 2002, The Eastern Echo, Eastern Michigan University

 

Conferences/Symposia

1999-2016               Iron Casting Symposium, Mesalands Community College, Tucumcari, NM

2014                        Associazione de Arte Contemporanea, Campello, Umbria, Italy

2013                        Yellow Springs National Bronze Symposium, Yellow Springs, OH

2011                         Dayton Tech Arts (Presenter and artist collaborator), Dayton, OH

                                WYSO Community Voices (Audio production trainee), Yellow Springs, OH

2009                       Night of Contemporary Art (Lecture), Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH

2008                       First Annual Arctic Iron Pour (Demonstration), Wiseman, AK

                                Art on Fire Festival (Demonstration), Wasilla, AK

2007                       Second International Conference on the Arts In Society (Presentation), Kassel, Germany

 

Teaching and Related Experience

2018                        Instructor, K-6 Integrated Art Education Workshop, Riverview Schools, Warsaw, OH

2017-2018               Artist in Residence, Coshocton High School/Art Connects, Coshocton, OH

2016                        Artist in Residence, Ohio Arts Council Arts Learning Program, SCOESC Gifted Services Program, Portsmouth, OH

                                Artist in Residence, OAC Arts Learning Program, Kennedy Heights Art Center, Cincinnati, OH

2015-2017               Visiting Artist, Interlochen Arts Academy, Interlochen, MI

2012-2017               Guest Lecturer, University of Dayton, Dayton, OH

2005-2012             Director of ArtStreet, University of Dayton, Dayton, OH

2007-2011               Program Designer and Facilitator: UD Summer Student Artist In Residence Program, University of Dayton, Dayton, OH

2008                       Adjunct Assistant Professor: 3-Dimensional Design, University of Dayton, Dayton, OH

2007                       Instructor and Course Facilitator: Art+Science, University of Dayton, Dayton OH

2005                       Adjunct Assistant Professor: Basic Black and White Photography

                                New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, Alfred NY

2003                       Instructor of Record: Introduction to Art, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI

1999-2003              Executive Director Peter Sparling Dance Co. and Studio, Ann Arbor, MI

1998-1999               Adjunct Instructor: Oil Painting, Mesalands Community College, Tucumcari, NM

1990-1992               Adjunct Instructor: Studio Photography; Advanced Darkroom Techniques; Multi-media; Creative Sources, Mohawk Valley Community College, Utica, NY

 

Articles Published

2018                       Contributing writer, The Artists Magazine, national print publication

2016-2018              Contributing writer, Acrylic Artist Magazine, national print publication

2014- present        Contributing writer, AEQAI, online art journal, Cincinnati, OH

2013-2015              Art Everywhere, monthly column, Dayton City Paper, Dayton, OH

 

Audio Broadcasts Produced

2015                          After the Moment: 25 Year Anniversary of Mapplethorpe in Cincinnati, Producer, Writer, WYSO, WNKU, WKSU

2013                          Jud Yalkut: Visions and Sur-realities, Producer, Writer, WYSO

2012                          Basia Irland, Eco-Artist, Producer, Writer, WYSO

                                  Derby Baby, Producer, Writer, WNKU

2011                          Blue Sky Summer, Producer, Writer, WYSO

                                  Tucumcari Tonight, Producer, Writer, WYSO

                                  Patrick Dougherty Wiggle, Producer, Writer, WYSO

2005-2011              Radio ArtStreet Weekly Show, Producer and host, WUDR, University of Dayton, OH

2004-2005               Super Sonic Transmissions Weekly Show, Producer/host, WALF, Alfred Univ.,NY

                                  Ghost Lover Weekly Show, Producer/host, WALF, Alfred University, Alfred, NY