Crocker Art Museum
Timed Auction

Silent Auction 2023

Wed, May 10, 2023 04:00PM EDT - Sun, Jun 4, 2023 04:00PM EDT
Lot 285


Estimate: $1,080 - $1,320

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Susan Silvester
Felted wool
15 x 8 x 8 in.
Fair market value: $1200

Susan Silvester is an accomplished contemporary artist based in Sacramento, CA, originally from New York City. Her captivating artwork revolves around fairytale-like narratives, exploring the relatable experiences of children and adolescents from a uniquely female perspective. Early on in her career, she honed her sculpting, drawing, and painting skills by working on several high-profile TV commercials, including the IMAC movie, Back to the Future Ride, and the beloved TV show Pee Wee’s Playhouse. Silvester has made significant contributions to the arts community and served as an artist-in-residence at Verge Center for the Arts. Her work has been showcased in numerous galleries throughout Northern California. She has been focused on creating public art and was awarded a commission by the City of Elk Grove to produce five stunning paintings for the newly constructed animal shelter. Silvester's talent, creativity, and passion for art continue to inspire and delight audiences.

Overall Dimensions
Height: 15.00
Width: 8.00
Depth: 8.00

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