UPTON CHRISTMAS STUDIOS: 18-19 November, 2017

Susan will be opening her High Farm studio to visitors on 18-19 November, along with 2 other neighbouring artists.

Studio open: Sat/Sun, 10am – 5pm.


Susan Isaac - Southwell MinsterSouthwell Minster Craft Fair 2017 - posterSusan was part of the Southwell Minster Craft Fair – at Church Street, Southwell, Notts NG25 0HD.

Event open: 10am-4pm (£3 entry donation)


Susan Isaac - Norwich CastleSusan’s work was part of this exhibition at Norwich Cathedral Hostry, The Close, Norwich, NR1 4DH, following the plein air competition from 15-17 Oct.

Norwich Cathedral Hostry: Mon to Sat 9.30am-4.30pm & Sun 10am-3pm.

PAINT OUT WELLS-NEXT-THE-SEA: 15 – 17 September, 2017

Susan Isaac - The Granary at Wells-next-the-SeaSusan took part in this plein air competition, with painting sessions over the weekend at Wells-next-the-Sea and Blakeney. Follow the event on Facebook & Twitter.

Painting sessions: Fri 3pm-6pm (Wells), Sat 8:30am-2pm (Blakeney), Sat 3pm-6pm (Wells), Sun 6am-10am (Wells). Buttlands Exhibition Gallery open Sat/Sun 10am-5pm. Judging & Prizes Sun 12:30pm-3pm.

THORESBY OPEN EXHIBITION: 1 – 30 September, 2017

Susan Isaac - The Iron BridgeSusan had work selected for this years Thoresby Open Exhibition exhibition at the Pierrepont Gallery, Thoresby Courtyard, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG22 9EF.

Gallery open: Tue-Sun, 11am-4pm

CERAMICS IN SOUTHWELL: Sun 27 August, 2017

Susan Isaac - Open Cast MemoriesSusan was part of this year’s Ceramics in Southwell event at Market Square, Southwell, Notts NG25 0FS. CIS

Event open: Sun 10am-4.30pm

OPEN 28 – East Midlands Open Art Exhibition: 6 July – 26 August, 2017

Susan Isaac - Charlestown 3Susan had work selected for the Open 28 exhibition at the Old Library Gallery, 50-54 Belvoir Street, Leicester, LE1 6QL.

Gallery open: Mon-Thu, 9am-5pm; Fri-Sat, 9am-4pm

HOLT FESTIVAL ‘Exhibition of Shortlisted Work’: Sat 22 July – Sun 30 July, 2017

Susan Isaac - Towards the Harbour at Wells-next-the-SeaSusan’s work was shortlisted for the Sir John Hurt Art Prize, part of the Holt Festival – Auden Theatre Foyer, Gresham’s School, Cromer Road, Holt NR25 6EA

Gallery open: 11am – 5pm

TALC Exhibition: 13 July – 20 August, 2017

Susan Isaac - The Radcliffe & St Marys Passage, OxfordSusan’s work was selected for the TALC open art competition (Artist category) – Patchings Art Centre, Oxton Road, Calverton, Nottingham NG14 6NU.

Gallery open: 9:30 to 5:30 each day


Susan Isaac - FilteredSusan had work in the Buxton Spa Prize exhibition at the Green Man Gallery, Hardwick Hall, Hardwick Square South, Buxton, Derbyshire SK17 6PY. Her painting, ‘Filtered’ was selected as a ‘Buxton International Festival Choice 2017’

Gallery open: 10:30am – 5:30pm each day


Solo exhibitions

Retford Hub Gallery (2017), Newfield Galleries in Newark (2015), O3 Gallery in Oxford (2013), Thoresby Gallery (2012 & shared in 2016), Rainbow Gallery in Eastwood (2009),  Wirksworth Heritage Centre (2009), Spotlight Gallery in Newark (2007 & 2012), Bull Yard Gallery in Southwell (2006/2008).

Group exhibitions

Includes: Bath Contemporary (2013), Rufford (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014), Thoresby Gallery (2011), O3 Gallery in Oxford (2011), Harding House Gallery in Lincoln (2005, 2006, 2007), Lady Bay Arts Festival (2015 and 2016).

Open Exhibitions & Awards

  • Leicester and East Midlands Art Exhibition: Open26 (2015 – winner of Wilson Brown Prize), Open27 (2016).
  • Oxford Art Prize: plein air competition (2015 – winner of 1851 prize)
  • Artist & Leisure Painter Open Art Competition (2015 – winner of Winsor & Newton Award)
  • Harley Gallery Open Exhibitions (2012 & 2013).
  • Bath Prize Competition (2012).
  • Thoresby Gallery Open Exhibition (2011 – winner of exhibition prize & Tony Wilkinson Prize, 2012, 2015 – joint winner of exhibition prize).