Summary Bio
During her juried residence in the Paterson, NJ artist community, American painter Suzette Marie Martin exhibited in galleries, museums and alternative spaces in New Jersey, the East Village and South Bronx, New York. Her drawings are in the collection of the Paterson Museum. Awards include a Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Fellowship at Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA, National Gallery of Art Teacher Institute Fellowship, Washington, DC, residency at Ora Lerman Charitable Trust Soaring Gardens Artist Retreat, Laceyville, PA, and selection as resident artist at the Edward Hopper House Museum, Nyack, NY.
Suzette returned to full-time studio practice in 2017, following an extended hiatus supporting her family as a single mother.
Education
2002 Professional certificate, Multimedia Design, New York University
1998 MA, Painting, William Paterson University 
1987 BA, cum laude, Drawing, University of New Hampshire
Residencies and Fellowships
Resident Artist, Edward Hopper House Museum, Nyack, NY, 2019
Ora Lerman Charitable Trust Soaring Gardens Artist Retreat, Laceyville, PA, 2019
Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation Fellowship, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA, 2001
National Gallery of Art Teacher Institute Fellowship, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1999
Juried Resident, Essex-Phoenix Mills housing for professional artists, Paterson, NJ, 1983-1991
Collections
Paterson Museum, Paterson, NJ
Private Collections, New York
Selected Group Exhibitions
2019 
Garner Arts and Industrial Center, Garnerville, NY
Rockland Center for the Arts, West Nyack, NY
Edward Hopper House Museum, Nyack, NY
2018 
Garner Arts and Industrial Center, Garnerville, NY
Rockland Center for the Arts, West Nyack, NY
Edward Hopper House Museum, Nyack, NY
Volition Gallery at Bell-Ans Creative Arts Center, Orangeburg, NY
Newington-Cropsey Foundation, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY
Piermont Flywheel Gallery, Piermont, NY
1987-1991
Paterson Museum, Paterson, NJ:
“Hellhole”, Essex-Phoenix Artist’s Association
"The COLAB and Essex-Phoenix Show”, curated by Baird Jones
"The Cutting Edge in New York”, curated by Baird Jones
“All Women’s Exhibition”, curated by Baird Jones
Bergen Museum of Art and Science, Paramus, NJ: 3rd and 5th Annual Juried Shows
Fashion Moda Gallery, Bronx, NY: “New Work”, curated by Baird Jones
Fashion Moda Gallery, Bronx, NY: “South Bronx Fantasies”, curated by Baird Jones
Dramatis Personae Gallery, NY, NY: “The Cutting Edge in New York”, curated by Baird Jones
5 Colt Gallery, Essex-Phoenix Artist’s Association, Paterson, NJ: Ongoing group shows and pop-up events
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