Susan Norrie | the artist




The artist Susan Norrie
Born 1953, Sydney, Australia.
Lives and works in Sydney, Australia.

Style and technique of the artist: Video, Painting,


Biography and art, auction, artworks, interview, statement, website:









Original artworks, prints, exhibition posters, monographs, books, collectibles.

The contradictory forces of nature, its illusive beauty yet potential violence, are an ongoing metaphor for Susan Norrie. Norrie will present a multi-faceted video installation at the Palazzo Giustinian Lolin that explores the pervasive geopolitical issues of a planet in turmoil. Sequences of natural and manmade disasters are merged in her work and overlaid with mesmerising soundscapes…
Works and biography
Undertow is simultaneously an overwhelming and deeply meditative video installation, one of the most ambitious that Susan Norrie has created, and the culmination of several years of experimentation and development in her art practice…
The contradictory forces of nature, its illusive beauty and potential violence have always fascinated Susan Norrie. Her ambiguous apocalyptic video projections blur the boundaries of fact and fiction with compelling images, saturating sequences of natural and manmade disasters linked by mesmerising soundscapes…
Each of Susan Norrie’s series poses questions about making art, each addresses the artist’s interests in the conceptual concerns of painting; between work and the viewer, between contemplative space and the history and conditions of art…


modern & contemporary artists © the-artists.org 1998 -2013