Sue Marrazzo, ISAP, NCS, ISEA
Bio/Statement for Sue Marrazzo, Artist:
Sue Marrazzo is an award-winning experimental artist who works in collage, mixed media, acrylic, sculpture, and encaustic painting. Sue’s art tends to be influenced by fashion, interior design, and art history. She believes, “Art is about learning to see.“ Sue’s strengths as an artist are with color theory and composition. She describes her art as: “Bold, Colorful, Experimental, and Individualistic.“
Sue Marrazzo has exhibited in numerous local, regional, national and international juried shows, and exhibits. She currently teaches collage, abstract painting, and experimental mixed media at the Art Center School and Galleries, Mechanicsburg, PA. Sue also teaches art parties, and workshops. She was a guest art instructor at the Art Association of Harrisburg for Fall 2012, and Winter 2013. The artist has won many awards, and juried acceptances…like the 2011 PA Art of the State, at the PA State Museum; and the 2010 Rottler Award of Excellence in Visual Arts, at the York Art Association. Sue is a signature member of the International Society of Acrylic Painters, and belongs to many art societies and associations. Her collages are featured in the National Collage Society’s 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016 and 2018, 2020, 2022, 2023 Juried Member’s Annual Calendar. Sue won the “Cutting Edge” Award in the 2012 International Society of Experimental Artists Annual Juried Show. In 2013, Sue received her signature status with the National Collage Society. In 2015, Sue became the co-owner of the Textured Art Gallery Online International Blog Community., and it is now on Facebook . The artist has judged juried local and national art exhibitions. In 2022, Sue was the sole juror for the Art Association of Harrisburg’s Annual Figure Art Exhibit. In 2017, Sue started an online mixed media art class, and started teaching workshops at the York Art Association. In 2018, Sue was an exhibiting artist at the Mount Gretna Art Show. Sue continues exhibiting her art in solo art shows, and group exhibits. Sue will continue teaching mixed media art classes and art workshops at Carlisle Arts Learning Center, and York Art Association.. In 2020, Sue received her first professional licensing project. Also, in 2020, the artist was awarded her Signature Member Status with International Society of Experimental Artists.