photo by Denise Donegan Kouzoujian
Welcome to Susan Kraft's fine art website
I sign all my work with "SZN" - it's kind of a thing I suppose. Really, it's easy to paint and phonetically says my name, what I am called. It's also unique in a three-letter-acronym way, which fits Silicon Valley. We're awash with TLAs. I'm just doing my part.
I make art for the same reasons all of us create - it's part of our nature as humans. My choice is using pigment in bees wax, oil, or acrylic. I spent years interviewing other artists, asking them ... (more)
MAY 7, 6pm - 8pm,
Triton Gala fund raiser and my "Ode To Jobs" sold to Anne Wenzel, after a short bidding war. Mercury News' Sal Pizarro made mention of this piece in their review of weekend events under SPYING ON ART.
JUNE 16, 7- 8pm, "Intentions"
the Silicon Valley Women's Caucus for Art, 27th Annual Member's Exhibition
at The Jennifer & Philip DiNapoli Gallery
San Jose State University Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library (2nd floor)
150 E. San Fernando St., San Jose, CA 95112
JUNE 25, 3- 8pm, Open Art Studio Party at my studio,
Click Play to watch slide show
Shown at the Art Party 2014 Santa Clara County Fairgrounds
344 Tully Road, San Jose, CA 95111
"... Mad Max meets Moulin Rouge, freak show meets Fellini ..."
Shown at BareBrush Exhibit 2014 in the Chelsea Art scene,
1530 West 25th Street, 4th Fl, New York
WHO: for the public, buyers & collectors
WHAT: two stretched canvas paintings, Reclining Nude Male and Twilight by the Bay
Dreamscape series Examples
More samples of my past work
"Thoughts of Love",
acrylic, 36x24 in., 2011
(click to enlarge)
"Reach", acrylic, 13x10 in 2006
Watch the sweetest little girl tell us who painted this wild mustang herd artwork (it's me!) - she has a reproduction of my favorite watercolor, "Storm Chasers", original owned by Jill and Ray Culotta.
To see more watercolor work, drop me a comment and I'll post them.