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Oakland University
Art and Art History

310 Wilson Hall
Rochester , MI 48309
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phone: (248) 370-3375
fax: (248) 370-3377

Oakland University
Art and Art History

310 Wilson Hall
Rochester , MI 48309
(location map)
phone: (248) 370-3375
fax: (248) 370-3377

Susan Evans

woman wearing a gray shirt and glasses, looking at the camera

Associate Professor
Phone: (248) 370-3607
Email: evans@oakland.edu


M.F.A. Cornell University, Photography
B.F.A. Goddard College, Photography and Holography

Major Fields
Analogue, digital and anachronistic photography, installation, video, semiotics, environmental art and hybrid media

Courses Taught

ART 1160 Photography for Non-Majors
ART 2400 Introduction to Photography
ART 3450 Analogue Photography
ART 3480 Alternative Photography
ART 4988 Studio Art Seminar
ART 4999 Senior Thesis

Permanent Collections
Detroit Institute of Art, MI
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA
George Eastman House, Rochester, NY
Museum of Fine Art, Houston, TX
Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
Akron Art Museum, Akron, OH
Henry Art Museum, Portland, OR
Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach, FL
Loveland Museum of Art, Loveland, CO
United States Forest Service, Washington DC
Center For Photography, Woodstock, NY
Center for Creative Photography, Tuscon, AZ
Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne, Switzerland
ARTELES CENTER, Haukijärvi, Finland
Tourisme Bienne Seeland, Bienne, Switzerland
Galerie Lichtblick, Köln, Germany
Centro De La Imagen, Mexico City, Mexico
Bienal De Video Y Nuevos Medios, De Santiago, Chile

Recent Exhibitions
FLORA and FAUNA, Decode Gallery, Tucson, AZ. August 7 - 28, 2021

Lens 2021, curated by J. Gibran Villalobos, Assistant Curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Perspective Gallery in Chicago, IL. March 5, 2021 - 28, 2021

The Big Picture, Public outdoor display of 3 images during the March Month of Photography in Denver, CO. 2021

Moving Forward, Oakland University Art Gallery, Fall, 2020

Blue Sky ONLINE Members Show July 2020, Blue Sky Gallery, Portland, OR. https://www.blueskygallery.org/visualizing-2020-blue-sky-online-member-show

Recent Residencies
NES Artist Residency in Skagaströnd Iceland 2020-21: three months (delayed for C19)
Vanha Pakku Cultural Center Residency, Lapua, Finland, 2019
Air Frosterus artist residency, KJärsämäki, Finland 2019
Nelimarkka Museum, Alajärvi, Finland 2019
NES Artist Residency Skagaströnd Iceland 2018
Arctic Circle Residency, Svalsbard, Norway 2015
Arteles Center, Haukijärvi, Finland Artist Residency Fellowships 2012 and 2013