About


 Suzanne Galli Koenen

Objective
To Live Colorfully and Make Art.

Current & Upcoming Exhibitions
  • "Big Splash" St. Louis Watercolor Society at the Ober Anderson Gallery, Kirkwood, MO
    Sept. 6-29, 2013

Solo Exhibitions
  • "No Limitations" A Mixed Media Fiber Show, Norton's Fine Art & Framing, St. Louis, MO (2011)
  • “Musical Theatre as Art” ­ Women’s Institute and Gallery, New Harmony, Indiana  (2004)
  • “Muny Memories “- Phoenix Potteries and Gallery , St .Louis, MO  (2004)
  • “Paintings” ­ The Monday Club of Webster Groves, MO (1998)
  • “Recent Paintings” ­ United Missouri Bank of St. Louis, MO  (1995)

Previous Exhibitions
  • "French Connections: Paris to Provence" at Norton's Fine Art & Framing Gallery, St. Louis, MO (2006)

Professional Memberships
  • Spirit of St. Louis Smockers Guild (SAGA) ­ Charter Member, President, Vice President
  • St. Louis Artists’ Guild - member since 1980
  • Thimble and Thread Quilt Group ­ Vice President of Programs (2002-2003)
  • Circle in the Square Quilters Quilt Guild Vice President of Programs (2012-2013)
  • St. Louis Watercolor Society ­- Signature Member
  • Missouri Fiber Artists (MOFA)
  • Weavers Guild of St. Louis
  • St. Louis Fiber'd Artist

Experience
  • Municipal Theatre of St. Louis (the MUNY) Watercolor Prints and Note cards, 1995-2011
  • Lectures, Trunk Shows, Workshops and Classes
  • Higher Education Channel 26-Interview January 2005
  • Demonstrations at Art Fairs, Elementary Schools, Guild Programs
  • St. Louis Post Dispatch – Interview Monday, July 21, 2003
  • Khris Art Studio – Acrylic & Watercolor Classes
  • Heyde Sewing Machine Company


Education
BFA In Fine Art
Maryville University, St. Louis, Missouri


Artistic Background
Studied Watercolor with David P. Hares
Professional Picture Framer
Apple Grove Gallery ­ Proprietor & Resident Artist, 1980 - present

A Glimpse into the studio