Originally from Brazil born to an immigrant Italian family, she has lived in the UK since 1989. In 2014 she co-found BaseArt Studio, Gallery & Pottery Workshops, where she directs and teaches.
Works with clay exploring sculptures and paintings. Her process is organic and natural. Susan’s work takes the viewer on a visual and tactile journey.
She graduated in marketing and advertising at Panamericana school of Arts, Sao Paulo, BR. Then went on the gain her BA in Art Practice at South Wales University in the UK.
It was here that Susan obtained first class status on her figurative ceramics subject.
Susan has never left the traditional fine art aside. Susan took part on various
exhibitions in Brazil and in the UK. Last year Susan had two solo exhibitions, at the Workers Gallery and the Cynon Valley Museum and Gallery.
Her desire to explore and constantly move forward, took her through a variety of ventures and experiences. Learning such techniques that afforded her the position of first female painter on the formula one team for race cars and motorcycles.
Currently Susan is working in a collaboration with Artist Rosemarie Leary for an exhibition at Workers Gallery in August.