Artist of the moments…..Suzanne Caporael

Suzanne Caporael is an American artist born in New York City in the year 1949. Caporael enjoys working with natural elements including water, trees, and even ice. Her work is a blend of realism and abstraction as she enjoys making the tree and the leaves in an abstract manner. For the trees she may work with the regular tree shape, or just work with the tree rings that you find when slicing a tree open. A similar idea exists with her paintings of water where she enjoys portraying the many abstract shapes that are found in flowing water. These are executed in the medium of woodcut.

price range information: Works range from $2,000 to $12,000.

For her artistic education Caporael attended the Otis Art Institute in Los Angeles, California earning both a bachelors and masters degree.

Her husband is a writer and novelist.

Winner of a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Caporael has taught at the collegiate level in various locales in California.

The artist is part of many prominent collections including the Whitney Museum of New York City, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, and the Art Institute of Chicago.

Based out of Stone Ridge, New York.

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