Susan Ringstad EmeryArtist directory :: Susan Ringstad Emery
9x12" ink and colored pencil on toned paper, 2020
charcoal chalk graphite conte
Seattle-born artist Susan Ringstad Emery features contemporary native artwork; cave-art-inspired mixed-media works on panel to 3D works from found objects.
Descended from Iñupiaq and Scandinavian hunters, fisherman, ship builders and even a shaman, Susan offers a light-hearted description of herself as an “Urban Iñupiaq &a Scandinavian who doesn’t look the part”.
Susan’s artwork has been exhibited at Grand Central Terminal NYC, Peabody Essex Museum, Alaska Native Heritage Center, Alaska Native Arts Foundation, Seattle Municipal Tower, Nordic Heritage Museum and corporate and private collections around the world, including Dena'ina Wellness Center Kodiak, corporate boardrooms at Bering Straits Native Corporation and the Native Village of Eklutna. Her...
| ||Every other year Lilly Oncology on Canvas staged an art contest with prizes for the cancer organization of the artist's choice. Susan Ringstad Emery received the distinction of 2014 winner of "Best Pastel by Family member/Caregiver" and appeared at the one-day gallery show at Grand Central Station in New York City. $1,500 was donated to the cancer charity of the artist's choice.|
| ||This design chosen by committee selection for the 2012 American Indian Science and Engineering Society's national conference held in Anchorage, Alaska.|