Susan Murie

Boston/Arlington artist working with cyanotype photography 


•Artwork, “Tabernacle” (sold) juried for the MassArt Auction, April 2019

•Members Prize Show, Cambridge Art Association,  Feb-March 2019, Juror:Lisa Crossman, Curator at Fitchburg Art Museum

•3 Graces, group show, Belmont Gallery of Art, Feb 2019

•The Curated Fridge, Autumn 2018 Show. Somerville, MA Curated by Kat Kiernan

•Sprouts: Fresh Work from Cambridge Arts’ Community Supported Art Program October 2018 2018 

•Mary Schein Salon, Cambridge Art Association September 2018 

•NEW ENGLAND COLLECTIVE IX, Galatea Fine Art Boston August /September 2018
Juror: Marni Elyse Katz

•The Curated Fridge, Spring 2018 Show. Somerville, MA Curated by Francine Weiss 

•Art@Freepoint x Maud Morgan Arts Installation April-June 2018 

•25th Anniversary Cyanotype Banner on the Minuteman Bikeway, commissioned by Arlington Public Art, Arlington, MA September 2017-October 2018 

•The Garden, Cyanotype Installation, The Art Window, Arlington Music Studios, Arlington, MA May/June 2017 

•Sixth Annual Member’s Exhibition Gallery 263, Cambridge, MA May 2017 

•Fifth Annual Member’s Exhibition Gallery 263, Cambridge, MA May 2016 

•Chairful Where You Sit, Exhibit and Sale of Artist Painted Chairs to Benefit Public Art in Arlington, 2013, 2014 

•Images of Arlington, Arlington Center for the Arts 2006, 2007 

•AfterImage, Painted and Toned Photography (curator and exhibitor) Arlington Center for the Arts, 2001 

•Artist Open Studios, Monroe Center for the Arts, Lexington, MA, 2001
•Haven on Earth, Handcolored Photographs, Solo Show Lincoln Library, Lincoln, MA 2000 

•Creating Eden, A Portrait of An American City Through Its Gardens, group show; Handcolored Photographs Somerville Museum, 1999 

•Concord Art Association, Juror's Award, group photography show, Gus Kayafas Juror 1999 

•Inspirit, An Exhibition of Contemporary Women’s Photography, Brickbottom Gallery 1997 

•First Night, Boston Handcolored Photographs at Boston Society of Architects 1993 

•Handcolored Portraits of Mayors, Somerville City Hall, Solo show (permanent) 1993 

•City of Homes Somerville Museum, Solo show, Handcolored Photographs of Architecture, Massachusetts Arts Lottery Grant 1992 

•City of Homes, Solo show Boston Society of Architects and Massachusetts Historical Society 1992 

Somerville Garden Awards Exhibit, Somerville Museum, Handcolored Photographs of Gardens,1991-1999 

HONORS/GRANTS/JURIED PROGRAMS  •Selected for the 2018 session of the Community Supported Art Program, Cambridge •Cambridge Art Association Lease Program •Massachusetts Arts Lottery Grant 1992 

Urban Outfitters Blog: Photo Diary: The Art of Cyanotypes, January 2017

COLLECTIONS  Fidelity Investments
City of Somerville, Somerville, MA
Private Collections, US and Europe

TEACHING  •Printmaking Demo at Maud Morgan Arts, March 2019 •Artist Talk, Belmont Gallery of Art, February 2019 •The Art of Cyanotypes, at Jerome Street Studios West Medford, MA, Sept 2018-Present •Cyanotype Demonstration, Dallin Elementary School Art Classes, Arlington 2017  Project funded by Lesley University  •How To Handcolor Photographs, Cambridge Center for the Arts, 1992 – 2001 

Arlington Center for the Arts, Drawing, 2000
Cambridge Center for Adult Ed, Bookmaking, 1993  Massachusetts College of Art, Continuing Ed, Filmmaking with Phil Solomon, 1980  University of Massachusetts, Amherst,  University of Texas, Austin 1974-1978 Theater Arts 

•Chairful Where You Sit, Artist painted chair exhibit and sale to benefit Arlington Public Art 2013 and 2014 •Arlington Libraries Foundation, Correspondence Secretary; Board Member 2013-2016 •Arlington Cultural Council, Board Member 2011-2013