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The news of artist, environmental activist, documentary film producer and philanthropist Susan Swartz.

Susan Swartz Exhibiting in Palm Beach February 5-10, 2013

American International Fine Art Fair 2013

American International Fine Art Fair 2013

For a third season, Susan Swartz will be exhibiting in Palm Beach with Michael James Fine Arts. This year Michael James will be featuring Swartz’s most recent paintings at the American International Fine Arts Fair, February 5 – 10, 2013 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center. Please email info@susanswartz.com for complimentary tickets.

Read more and view the complete selection of Susan’s paintings.

Susan Swartz Greetings from Naples International Art & Antiques Fair

Autumn Blaze II
48 x 60

If you stroll into the Naples International Art & Antique Fair this weekend, guess whose painting will be the first to welcome you? Susan's of course! Autumn Blaze II, a Swartz signature piece, graces the opening of the pavilion. 

Gallery Director Michael James is proud to bring Susan's work to the Florida Gulf Coast for a second year. As Yohana de la Torre, Chief Editor of The Gulf Coast Times wrote,

… Swartz's color constructions are mesmerizing. And the composition astounding.

Download the entire The Magical World of Suzan Swartz article, and please be our guests this weekend in Naples*:

  • Friday to Sunday, February 24 to 26, 11 am to 7 pm
  • Monday and Tuesday, February 27 and 28, 11am to 5 pm
  • Naples International Pavilion, 4835 Immokalee Road, Naples, FL 34110

* Complimentary tickets at "will call" under Michael James Fine Art. 

Join Susan Swartz at Art Palm Beach 2012

Daily Sail
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Returning to Palm Beach after a stellar 2011, gallery director Michael James invites all Susan Swartz fans to step into her special world of color and light as he presents a new collection of her paintings at Art Palm Beach this week:

  • January 19, 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm (Preview)
  • January 20– 22, 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm
  • January 23, 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Palm Beach County Convention Center
650 Okeehobee Boulevard
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Complimentary tickets will be available at 'will call' under Michael James Fine Art.

The Onset of Autumn for Susan Swartz

Fall Study
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Autumn is a second spring where every leaf is a flower.
– Albert Camus

The Seasons of the Soul exhibition has finally wrapped up at the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, D.C. While Susan’s paintings coming down from the museum walls, the leaves are coming down from the aspens and Gambel oak trees surrounding Susan’s studio in Park City.

After a busy summer of painting on the coast, Susan is now back in the mountains, preparing for an upcoming solo exhibition in New York City. Scheduled for December 8-11, the exhibition of paintings will hang at The Carlyle Hotel in Manhattan’s Upper East Side.

Gallery director, Michael James, is organizing the special exhibition at The Carlyle. “I’ve known Susan Swartz for a decade and seen her work evolve as she was challenged by illness,” he remarked. “Today her paintings are gaining new acclaim as they display a truly dynamic energy and tension that underlies her more complex relationship with the natural environment.”

For more information about the New York City exhibition, visit michaeljamesfineart.com.

Susan Swartz Upcoming Show at Art Palm Beach

Susan is super excited to have been invited for her first solo show in Florida, at the prestigious annual Art Palm Beach, scheduled for January 20 – 24, 2011. Susan will be showing a remarkable collection of largely abstract landscapes that have been described as “a contemporary prayer for future generations that will inherit the world in which we live.”

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