The Work of Dr Susan Poole VPSGFA UKCPS
Fine Artist and Illustrator
Susan Poole is an award winning international artist and archaeologist. She has an MA in Fine Art and a PhD in Archaeology from University College London, with work published on art from the prehistoric Aegean.
Susan has shown her drawings, etchings and watercolours in many national and international exhibitions and galleries including the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, the Mall Galleries, the Bankside Gallery, and the Westminster Gallery, London. She has won awards for her human portraits and her animal drawings and etchings.
Her latest book, Drawn to Animals, an artist's encounters contains more than 100 of her drawings, watercolours, etchings and sketchbook studies, (over 60 in colour) made from first hand encounters with animals from many continents, together with some fascinating facts about each animal and where it was seen. It is available online from the following: Waterstones, Foyles, Readers Empire. Or you could order it through your local book shop or public library. Prices range from £15.99 - £13.99.
Why not visit her Blog at:
www.drawn-to-animals.co.uk where she talks about animals and art, and how she produced some of her work.
Susan has also recently undertaken a number of museum studies in the ancient medium of egg tempera.
Her work is held in collections both in the UK and abroad. Born in London she now lives and works in Devon.
Society memberships:Vice President, Society of Graphic Fine Art.
Member, Association of Animal Artists.
Silver Signature member, UK Coloured Pencil Society.
Member, Associations of Art Historians.
Member, the Fine Art Trade Guild.
Upcoming Exhibitions:Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf, South Bank, London,
12th - 24th October 2021
20th Anniversary Gala exhibition, UK Coloured Pencil Society.