Suzanne Maruska

Suzanne graduated from the Maryland Institute College of Art in 2011 with a bachelor of fine art in fiber.



Maryland Institute College of Art
Bachelor of Fine Art in Fiber 2011
Baltimore, MD

Professional Experience:

The Grounds For Sculpture

Hamilton NJ
June 2013 - Present

Candy Coated Center
Philadelphia, PA
December 2012 - February 2013
Temporary Artist Assistant: Assisted artist, Candy Coated (DePew), in silkscreening, sewing, and editing photographs to prepare for her solo gallery show, Candy Coated Wonderland, at the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s Perleman Building.

Nathalie Karg/Cumulus Studios
New York, NY
August 2012 - December 2012
Design Intern, unpaid: Created repeating patterns from original artwork submitted by featured fine artists to be digitally printed on fabric, corresponded with artists to discus my progress regarding their designs, created brochures and other promotional material, edited photographs.

Denise DeLong Ceramics

Brooklyn, NY
September 2012 - December 2012
Temporary Artist Assistant: Created ceramic tiles and ornaments, glazed pieces and prepped them to be glaze fired.

The Fabric Workshop and Museum
Philadelphia, PA
September 2011 - December 2011
Silkscreening Apprentice: Designed and silkscreened 8 yards of fabric, assisted in producing and installing shows and performances for artists Laurie Anderson and Nick Cave.

Candy Coated Center
Philadelphia, PA
May 2010 - August 2010
Intern: Assisted artist, Candy Coated (DePew), in silkscreening, sewing, and installing solo shows at the Art Alliance and Drexel University.

Philadelphia, PA
May 2009 - August 2009
Design Intern (unpaid): Sewed sample swatches of digitally printed fabric designs, coated and exposed screens for silkscreening, silkscreened sample designs, assisted in maintaining studio facilities.