Susana Zarate | ArtGallery.co.uk
Fine Art BA (Hons) at Northumbria University UK., Painting (2010)
-Fine Art BA (Hons) at Northumbria University UK., Painting (2010) -A former member of "Cercle Artístic de Sant Lluc", Barcelona (2001-2004) Susana Zarate is a talented Spanish painter, sculptor, and jewellery maker, who live and work in Newcastle since 2004. Inspired by her own experiences and desires, Susana's figurative work seeks to capture the emotion of a particular moment and place what she does through an exploration of the effects of light on form. The ephemeral images of the women showing their spiritual and emotional moments in life are showing through luminous colours and bright reflective light which are center of Susana's work. Very early in her life Susana discovered her passion for the plastic arts, particularly painting. Although art remained an important part of her life she decided to focus on a more “practical” career studying Economics and later her second degree in Sciences, Susana worked in the consulting and informatics fields until 2001 when she returned to her first love, painting. Her skills allowed her to become a member of the acclaimed “Cercle Artistic de SantLluc” Barcelona … whose members have included Picasso and Miro... there she work in life drawing and oil painting and began sculpture in clay. She moved to UK In 2004 where she completed his Bachelor of Fine Art majoring in painting at the University of Northumbria, after which she has pursued her passion for art full-time.