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Suzie McMurtry

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Suzie is an artist, designer, and researcher from the San Francisco Bay Area currently living in London where she recently completed an MA in Material Futures at Central Saint Martins.

Broadly, she’s interested in socio-ecological systems. She has a background in fiber & printmaking & has been working in sustainable fashion since 2017. Her making research practice is directed towards exploring climate resilience, circularity, greenwashing, & regenerative design. She engages with these themes using speculative, clothing, material, service, & social design.

She's shown her artwork in Colorado & California, & her design work in the UK and the Netherlands.

I’m open to work! Please reach out regarding my availability for workshops, material consulting, or design & visual research.

︎Dutch Design Week 2022
︎LS:N Global (The Future Laboratory)


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I’m reading...
Jia Tolentino
Naomi Klein
Ursula K. Le Guin
Octavia Butler
Maria Puig de la Bellacasa
Donna Haraway
Shoshanna Zuboff
Robin Wall Kimmerer
Timothy Morton
Jenny Odell
Durga Chew-Bose
Center for Humane Technology



A body of work consisting of dyed and woven sculptures and printed canvasses for my BA thesis at Colorado College. Shapeless was on display in Packard Hall at 5 E. Cache La Poudre in Colorado Springs, Colorado in April 2017. 

sculptures left to right:
Sisal Slouch; Mona; Juto
fiber reactive dye, sisal, linen, steel

fiber reactive dye, sisal, linen, steel

fiber reactive dye, sisal, linen, steel

Big R
fiber reactive dye, sisal, cotton tubing, linen
Big R
fiber reactive dye, sisal, cotton tubing, linen

Anti-fatigue; Green Rob; Secretly Pink
fiber-reactive dye on canvas, drawn serigraph, photographic transfer

Great Expectations: Young Artists from the Front Range
Galleries of Contemporary Art at UCCS 2017

Drape; Dropcloth; Void + Hanger
fiber-reactive dye on canvas; fiber-reactive dye on dropcloth; fiber reactive dye on stretched twill, woven linen, steel, acrylic media, photo transfer