Susan Hirsch


Susan Hirsch

San Marcos, Ca, CA, USA

ABOUT

Susan Hirsch: An artist whose work embodies bold design and clear focus. She holds a B.A. in Painting and Printmaking from Herron School of Art. Her 25 years in Graphic Design has garnered critical acclaim as a Creative Director and Graphic Designer. Ten years ago she took a beginning fusing glass and fell in love. She opened Fire Fusion Studio and has been showing, selling and teaching glass classes at her studio in San Marcos Ca. and at Rayzist Photo-mask in Vista Ca. Represented by Contemporary Fine Art Gallery in La Jolla, she is in many private collections in the USA and England. Public installations include The Marriott Downtown San Diego and Kaiser Permanente. PRESS- Glass Art Magazine – January/February 2018 Studio Feature A&E Magazine January 2018 Featured Projects – Memorial Glass San Diego Home/Garden Lifestyles – January 2012 issue "Stars of San Diego" Handmade Business – March 2016 San Diego Reader – November 30th 2010 San Diego Home/Garden Lifestyles – Interior Design Guide 2007 Decor and Style – Studio Feature November 2007 SHOWS- Galaxy of Glass Juried Glass Show, Fallbrook Center for the Arts 2018 Southern California Art Glass Association 36th Annual Glass Show 2018 Vessel Category –1st place "Birds” Sculpture 3nd Place “Flow” Galaxy of Glass Juried Glass Show, Fallbrook Center for the Arts 2017 Southern California Art Glass Association 36th Annual Glass Show 2017 Sculpture Category –1st place "The Wall” 2nd Place “Repitition” Southern California Art Glass Association 35th Annual Glass Show 2016 Uroboros –The Art of Glass Category: 1st place "Questionable" Uroboros –The Art of Glass Category: 2nd place "Juxtaposition" Wall Art – 2nd place “What are Words for” Galaxy of Glass Juried Glass Show, Fallbrook Center for the Arts 2016 Southern California Art Glass Association 34th Annual Juried Glass Show 2015 Uroboros –The Art of Glass Category: 1st place "Passing Through" Galaxy of Glass Juried Glass Show, Fallbrook Center for the Arts 2015 Front Porch Gallery Group Show for AGASC 2014 Southern California Art Glass Association 32nd Annual Glass Show 2013 Uroboros –The Art of Glass Category: 1st place "Migration" 3rd place "Words" Glassline –Glass Category: 1st place "Victorian Elegance" Front Porch Gallery Group Show for AGASC 2013 Southern California Art Glass Association 31st Annual Glass Show 2012 Uroboros –The Art of Glass Category: 1st place "Something is Askew" 2nd place "On the Surface" CBS Coatings by Sandberg –Dichroic Glass Category: 2nd place "White Rabbit" Contemporary Fine Art Gallery, La Jolla Ca – June 2012 Group Show and Art Walk Feature for "Ladies Night" Five Women Artists Contemporary Fine Art Gallery, La Jolla Ca – August 2011 Featured Artist and Meet the Artist Reception Southern California Art Glass Association 30th Annual Glass Show 2011 Uroboros –The Art of Glass Category: 1st place "Millennium l and ll" 2nd place "Suspense ll" Best of Show – "Opposition" Cast Glass Contemporary Fine Art Gallery, La Jolla Ca – Nov 2010 Featured Artist La Jolla Annual Gallery Tour Large and Little Show August 2009 Contemporary Fine Art Gallery, La Jolla Ca, sponsored by SD Visual Arts.net Trios Gallery, Solano Beach Ca, sponsored by SD Visual Arts.net Southern California Art Glass Association 27th Annual Glass Show 2008 Uroboros –The Art of Glass Category: 1st place "Synergy" CBS Coatings by Sandberg –Dichroic Glass Category: 1st place "Timelines" 2nd place "Trio" Southern California Art Glass Association 26th Annual Glass Show 2007 Uroboros – Emerging Artist Category: 1st place "Trinity" 2nd place "Connections" Uroboros –The Art of Glass Category: 3rd place "Balance" PUBLIC ART INSTALLATIONS: Marriot – Downtown San Diego, Ca Kaiser Permanente Hospital – San Diego, Ca Kaiser Ridgeway Medical Center – San Diego Dental Center – Sacramento Ca Kaiser Medical Offices – San Diego, Ca Fallbrook School of the Arts – Fallbrook Ca EDUCATION AND WORKSHOPS: Bullseye Workshop: Stacy Smith Harnessing Flow- Pasadena 2018 BeCon Bullseye Workshop: Jeffery Sarmiento- Silkscreen Printing on Glass 2015 GAS Workshop: Brian Usher- Casting Illusive Forms 2012 Ditore Glassworks: Dick Ditore - Introduction to Coldworking 2007 Bullseye Glass Workshop: Catharine Newell - Images in Glass 2006 Bachelor of Fine Arts, John Herron School of Art, Indiana University

ARTIST TYPE

  • kilnforming
  • accept commissions
  • architectural/public

CONNECT

Business Name:
Fire Fusion Studio
968 Rancheros Drive Unit S
San Marcos, Ca, CA 92069
http://firefusionstudio.com