Biography

Susan Forsyth FRBS is an Irish-born artist living and working in London.

Solo Shows & Projects

2017
Form A
Apex II Plaza, University of Liverpool
2015
Artsheds@Ness
Ness Botanical Gardens, Wirral, Lancashire
2014
Susan Forsyth: Art Sheds
Victoria Museum & Gallery, University of Liverpool
2013
Sing Rochdale
Pioneers Museum, Rochdale/Museums at Night
2012
Jacobs Ladder II
Sculpture Forecourt, Royal British Society Sculptors
2012
Goldplay
Salon Gallery, Royal British Society of Sculptors

Group Shows & Projects

2016
Purity Faith Hope
Chelsea College of Art & Design, UAL, London
2015
Letter to Me
Vanderbilt University Library, Nashville, USA
2014
Re-invention
Wilton Room, Nashville Public Library, Tennessee USA
2013
A Change of Heart
Botanical Gardens, University of Leicester
2013
West London Art Prize
Griffin Gallery, London W11
2013
Aesthetica Art Prize
York St Mary’s, Castlegate, York
2013
And the Lads Too
Irish Cultural Centre, Hammersmith London W6
2012
Born To Be Alive
Factory-Art Gallery, Mommsenstrasse-27, Berlin
2012
FACK #1
KCC Gallery, Hortensia Road, London SW10
2012
Wood Sculpture
Sanyi Wood Sculpture Museum, Miaoli District, Taiwan
2012
Microcosm
Departure Gallery, Ellington Building, Valley Park, Leeds
2012
1 + 8 = 16
Chelsea Futurespace, London SW1
2012
Boeing Way to Gas Street
Departure Gallery, 22 Gas Street, Birmingham B1 2JT
2012
Ludlow Open
Millichope Gallery, Ludlow, Shropshire
2012
WW Solo Group 2012
WW Gallery, 34-35 Hatton Garden, London EC1
2012
Female Irish Artists
Five Years Gallery, Regent Studios, London E8
2012
Sculpture in the Garden
Botanical Gardens, University of Leicester
2011
Sculpture in Paradise
Chichester Cathedral, Chichester, West Sussex
2011
Jungle City
Elephant Trust, Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh
2011
At-Art
Rhosygilwen Mansion, North Pembrokeshire
2011
Duration and Painting
rtspace Gallery, London N1
2011
FIRST@108
Royal British Society of Sculptors, London SW7
2011
Image to Object
Red Gate Gallery, Brixton, London SW2
2010
Ironstone
Sculpture Cymru, Kidwelly Industrial Museum, Wales
2010
Found
Royal British Society of Sculptors, London SW7
2010
Peep Show
Redlees Gallery, Isleworth, Middlesex
2010
Wiff-Waff
ZAAT Mostra des Artes 010, Lisbon, Portugal
2010
Expo 2010
Permanent Gallery, Brighton
2010
Land Without a Map
Jotta Contemporary, Affordable Art Fair, London
2010
Print Now
Bearspace Gallery, London Art Fair, N1
2009
Platform
Raymond Gun Gallery, London E2
2009
Pick N Mix
Woolworths, Leytonstone, London E11
2009
Eastern Approaches
West garden, Hatfield House, Herts
2009
Jerwood Sculpture Prize
Jerwood Space, London SE1
2009
About Now
Perla Moda Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland
2009
Ping-Pong-Party
E17 Art Trail, Walthamstow, London E17
2009
Red
Kingston Square, Kingston, Surrey
2009
Festival of Europe
Millenium Bridge, London SE1
2008
Dude Wake Up
Bargehouse Gallery, London SE1
2008
Blow My Skirt Up
Chelsea Futurespace Gallery, London SW1
2008
Homo Ludens Festival
Academy Fine Art, Warsaw
2006
Interact
Osterley Gallery Osterley House, Middlesex
2005
Neither Fish Nor Foul
Space 44 Gallery, Space Studios, London E3

Awards & Prizes

2017
Fellowship, Royal British Society of Sculptors
2015
Finalist, People’s Art Prize
2013
Finalist, West London Art Prize
2013
Aesthetica Art Prize (longlist)
2012
WW Solo 2012 (longlist)
2011
Finalist, First@108 Public Art Prize, Royal British Society of Sculptors
2010
Finalist, Aesthetica Creative Works Competition
2009
Associate Member, Royal British Society of Sculptors
2009
Finalist, Jerwood Sculpture Prize

Education

2008
MA Art & Space, Kingston University
2006
BA Theory & Practice of Fine Art, Chelsea College of Art & Design