Toronto-based ceramic artist Susan Collett is featured by the Cleveland Institute of Art in an article “Practical Magic” by Karen Sandstrom.
“As a child, Toronto-based sculptor Susan Collett ’86 vividly imagined becoming an artist, but she couldn’t have imagined that her art would inspire an invitation from Queen Elizabeth II.”
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Collett is the winner of the Winifred Shantz Award and is a member of the IAC (International Academy of Ceramics) and RCA (Royal Canadian Academy of the Arts). While exhibiting throughout North America, Collett has also participated in several residencies, including: the Sanbao Art Institute (Jingdezhen, China, 2003) and the FULE International Ceramic Art Museums (Fuping, China, 2007). Collett’s work can be found in numerous collections, including Canada House, London, the Canadian embassy in Washington, the Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Montreal, The Four Seasons Hotel, the Bata Shoe Museum, the Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, The Canadian Clay & Glass Gallery, and the Bank of Montreal.