About

b. 1986, HK.

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AWARDS + EXHIBITIONS

2018 Graphis Photography Annual, Silver Fine Art and Beauty/Fashion

2018 Barcelona International Photography Awards, Top 50

2018 Communications Arts, shortlisted

2018 The Print Swap, finalist

2018 International Color Awards, 3rd place Food; Honorable Mention Fashion

2017 APA Photo Annual Winner

2017 London International Creative Competition, finalist

2017 Tokyo Foto Awards, exhibited at the ICA Gallery in Tokyo, Japan on May 12-16, 2018

2015 Graphis Photography Annual, Gold, Bronze Fashion

2014 PX3 Prix de la Photographie Paris, Advertising - Fashion

2014 International Color Awards, Fashion Nominee for “Modern Fairy Tales”

2013 PDN Photo Annual Winner

2013 See.Me The Exposure Group Exhibition, Long Island City, NY

2013 Kontinent Awards – Honorable Mention, Advertising Category

2013 See.Me (Artists Wanted) Finalist

2012 Projekt 30 Exhibition

2012 MOPLA + Smashbox Studios Group Show

2009 International Photography Award, 1st Place for Video "Movember Mugshots"

2008 International Photography Award, 2nd Place in People

2008 Altered Esthetics Gallery Group Exhibition “Critical Habitat”, Minneapolis

2008 Projekt30 “I (pronoun)” Online Exhibition

2008 Published in the book, “Underrated” (Criterion Press) 2008 Solo exhibit for Underrated, NYC

2007 Gallery FCB NY, ASMP 07 Group Show and Image 2007 Judges Choice Award

2007 The Photo Review, Fall Publication

2006 Finalist, Photolucida Critical Mass

2002 Soho Photo Gallery NY, 9/11 Group Show

 

Susan is an award-winning conceptual photographer, with work in commercial, fashion, portraits, book publishing, fine art and motion. She began her career assisting for Mary Ellen Mark and Craig Cutler, while drawing on influences from music and cinema which shapes her photographic style. Her work has been described as cinematic, moody and emotionally charged with color and dark humor. Her work has been shown in NY, LA, Minneapolis, Tokyo and will be exhibiting in these upcoming shows:

Aqua Art Miami during Art Basel on Dec 5-9, 2018

APA SF at the SOMArts Bay Gallery on Dec 10, 2018

studio@susanjchen.com
+1 646 594 7686