1955 - ?

Susie Mendlesson

Susan L Mendlesson was born at Hackney, London in 1955, daughter of Wolfgang Mendelsson and his wife Eva J. née Cohn, who married at Hackney in 1954. Educated at Manchester Metropolitan University gaining a B.A. (Hon.) in Graphic Design then took her Teaching Diploma in Art from University of Haifa, Israel and an M.A. in Fine Art from Coventry University. A figurative artist who has been influenced by the German expressionists as well as medieval art and works mainly in paint and mixed media, but always with paper and in series of at least 10 images working in a variety of media for different projects. She married at Westminster, London in 1986, Stephen J. Kickler. In September 2010 she moved to Woodbridge, Suffolk and whilst waiting for her new studio to be completed began to explore 3D female figures made from paper. She has had solo exhibitions at Courtyard Gallery, Walsgrave Hospital, Coventry and Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester 2004, The Loft Theatre, Leamington Spa 2005, Warwick University Library Gallery 2006, Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal and jgallery, Moulton, Northampton 2010, Woodbridge Library, Suffolk 2011 and Frame Workshop and Gallery, Ipswich 2014, as well as numerous mixed exhibitions throughout the UK and abroad and donated a work to the 'Westhall Secret Postcard Auction in 2012 'Children of the World' and in 2013 a collage 'Boys & Girls Come Out to Play'.

Works by This Artist