Black Water Horizon, reduction woodcut, 2012; 24"h x 60"w.;
Suzanne Michele Chouteau, Professor of Art at Xavier University in Cincinnati, OH, teaches a variety of courses including printmaking and art history. She received her BA in Art from Saint Ambrose University, Davenport, IA, and her MA and MFA in Printmaking from The University of Iowa in Iowa City. Her art works in exhibits nationally and internationally this year include: the International Print Triennial Krakow (Istanbul, Turkey & Falun, Sweden); the Los Angeles Printmaking Society's 21st National Exhibition; The Boston Printmakers 2013 North American Print Biennial, 23rd Parkside National Small Print Exhibition (Wisconsin);and Reigning Cats and Dogs (Bristol, England). Suzanne is married to Chris Bedel, Director of the Cincinnati Museum Center's Edge of Appalachia Preserve in Adams County, OH, where they live with their son, Elijah Bird.