Current Location:
Lake Ontario Hall -> 1st Floor (LOH)
Location Notes:
LOH; 1st fl., Study lounge

Loves of a Plant

Artwork
Identifier:
2005.152.1
Artist:
Susanne Doremus
Credit:
Gift of Sue and Alan Ravitz
Medium:
Oil and Collage on Canvas
Date:
1985
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 60 in Width: 72 in
Description:
Abstract image with plant like designs and a green figure reclining incorporated into it. Done in tones of yellows, reds, and oranges.
Historical Context:
Susanne Doremus was a professor at the School of Art Institute in Chicago, Illinois, and also served as the Chair of Painting and Drawing there in 1993. She received her Bachelor of Art in 1965 from Elmira College in New York, and her Master of Fine Art in 1968 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her works use curving lines and repetition to evoke her feelings about her life, current events, and various locations.