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Sue Abramson
6314 Crombie St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
susan.abramson@verizon.net

Collections
The Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA   Kennametal, Ligonier, PA
The Polaroid Corporation, Waltham, MA   Clarion University, Clarion, PA
Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA   University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Blue Cross of Western Pennsylvania, Pittsburgh, PA   Biblioteque Nationale, Paris, France
Pittsburgh National Bank, Pittsburgh, PA   Bolt Technology Corp., Norwalk, Ct.
Equitable Resources, Pittsburgh, PA   Sweetheart Cup, Atlanta, Ga.
Allegheny Teledyne, Pgh., PA    

Professional Experience
2000-present   Associate Professor, Pittsburgh Filmmakers, Pgh., PA
1995-2000   Assistant Professor, Pittsburgh Filmmakers, Pgh., PA
1992-1996   Project Director, Silver Eye Center for Photography, Outreach Workshops for Pittsburgh Public Schools, Pgh., PA
1987-1995   Adjunct Photography Instructor, Pgh. Filmmakers, Pgh., PA
1979- 1989   Freelance Photographer

Professional Affiliations
1997-present   Society for Photographic Education
1989-present   Silver Eye Center for Photography, Pgh., PA (Advisory Board, education committee and past board member.)
1992, 1993, 1995   Pittsburgh Filmmakers, exhibition committee
1984-1994   Photoimagers Guild (past president), Pgh., PA
1982- 1998   Friends of Photography, San Francisco, Calif.

Education
1979   B.F.A. in Photography from the Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Md.
1974 - 1976   Undergraduate Studies, University of Pennsylvania, Phila., PA

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2011   "Mattress Factory displays welcoming 'Gestures' installations by local artists" Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, July 04, review and photograph
2007   "TRAF puts its "Best" Foot Forward", Mary Thomas, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette June 7, review and photograph
2003   “Together or as individuals…”, Mary Thomas, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, September 13, review
    "Natures Way", Alice Winn, Pulp Magazine, April 13th, review
2001   "Why Pinhole", Afterimage, Jan./Feb. Supplement, Photo Credit
2000   "AAP turns a page…", Mary Thomas, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, November 18, review.
1999   "Exhibition Offers Views of Spaces and Places", Mary Thomas, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, July, 24, review.
1997   "Photo Group Offers Second Look at Pittsburgh", Graham Shearing, Pittsburgh Tribune Review, November 9, review and photo credit.
1996   "Primitive Technique Transforms Mundane", Donald Miller, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, March 3, review.
1995   "Allentown Art Museum", Edward Sozanski, Philadelphia Inquirer, March 3, photo credit.