Susan Kendzulak's Writing & Editing Resume

Career Focus: Professional freelance writer/editor with magazines, publishers, and newspapers.  


·     Professional experience in writing feature articles, critical analyses, short stories, biographies, essays, editorial pieces, press releases, research reports, ESL texts/tests and creative print/radio ad copy.

·     Well versed in copyediting, transcription/editing of interviews, and proofreading.

·     Detail-oriented, deadline-obedient, fastidious and technically proficient.

·     Skilled analyst, researcher, interviewer, and reporter.

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Education

M.A., Humanities –Thesis: Chinese Conceptual Art, California State University, California

B.F.A., Painting, School of Visual Arts, New York City

Writing Experience
·     Freelance Writer/Blogger for International Magazines/Blogs

·     Write art and culture reviews as art critic for Sculpture; ArtReview; Public Art Review; Yishu; ArtInfo.com; WestEast Magazine; Art AsiaPacific and Taishin Art Awards.

·     Correspondent for Flash Art magazine.

·     Edit and write essays for artists, galleries and museums.

·     Travel articles for Cebu Pacific Air Smile Magazine.

·     Columnist for POTS weekly; www.culture.tw and http://buzz.prevention.com/community/category/artist-in-asia

Contributing ReporterTaipei Times, Taipei, Taiwan

·     Feature articles mainly focusing on art and culture.

Freelance ESL Writer –  Live ABC, Taipei, Taiwan; San Min Publisher, Taipei; Time for Students, Taipei                
·     Write, edit, proofread ESL articles, tests, dialogues for books and magazines geared for Taiwanese students. 

Freelance Copywriter ICOM (International Council of Museums)         
·     Copy and line edit their book.             


Susan Kendzulak's Art Exhibition Resume

Solo Exhibitions

2004       “Relationship Crisis Hotline,” Nanhai Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

2000                      "Life's A Ball," Hua Shan Arts Space, Taipei, Taiwan

1992               "Coyolxauhqui Series," Cafe No Bar, New York, NY

1990               "Visiones," Tallerlatinoamericano, New York, NY

1989               "Retablos," Black Hound, New York, NY

1987               "The Mexican Paintings," J.Gerstad Gallery, New York, NY

Group Exhibitions

2007   “Fashion Accidentally,” MOCA, Taipei, Taiwan

2005   “Border Crossing,” Tainan Art Center, Tainan, Taiwan; Taipei Artist Village; Shanghai Gallery

2002   “CO2- Taiwan Avant-Garde Documenta,” Taipei, Taiwan

2001   “Kaohsiung Container Festival,” Kaohsiung, Taiwan

1999   "Fringe Festival," Victoria, Australia

1998   "Back from Home," Bamboo Curtain Studio, Chuwei, Taiwan

1990   "Women's Vision of Women," Columbia University, New York, NY

1989   "Manhattan-Tenochtitlan," ArtVance Gallery & Division Arte, Mexico D.F.

1989   "Mail Art," Culture Center, Alcorcon, Madrid, Spain

1986   "Christmas Show," J.Gerstad Gallery, New York, NY

1983   "Invitational," Club 57, New York, NY

1983   "Wild West Show," Piezo Electric, New York, NY

1983   "Catatonic Baby," a musical comedy performed at Club 57, New York, NY

1980   "Degrees of Loneliness," performance at Artreach Gallery, Columbus, OH

1980              "Columbus Art League Show," Columbus Art Museum, OH

Art Writing 2000 to present: www.chinese-art.com , Flash Art, POTs monthly art column, Public Art Review, Yishu, Art AsiaPacific.

2000: researcher for “Magnetic Fields for Creativity: Cultural Exchange Programs,” Taiwan publication.

1999 to present: special contributing arts reporter to the Taipei Times www.taipeitimes.com

Publication: 

“The New Wave of Contemporary Photography in Taiwan since 1999,” by Yao Jui-Chung, 2003, Yuan-Liou Publishing Co. My artwork about disasters featured in Chapter 4 “The Comedy Soaper” pages 139-142.

Art Residency

1996  Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

Grants:

1991  John Anson Kittredge Foundation Grant. Funding for mural project with Maya Indians in Chiapas, Mexico.

1990  Visiting artist at Purnell School, New Jersey

Education

2000               M.A. California State Univ., Dominguez Hills, CA. Thesis on contemporary Chinese conceptual art.

1984     B.F.A. School of Visual Arts, New York, NY. 1982-84. Painting major.      

         Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, OH. 1977-80. Painting major, printmaking minor.