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. (hons.) in Graphic Design then took her Teaching Diploma in Art from at 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 had solo exhibitions at Courtyard Gallery, Walsgrave Hospital, Coventry and Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester; The Loft Theatre, Leamington Spa; Warwick University Library Gallery; Brewery Arts Centre, Kendal and jgallery, Moulton, Northampton; Woodbridge Library, Suffolk and Frame Workshop and Gallery, Ipswich, 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