Suzanne Stryk was born in Chicago and currently resides in Southwest Virginia. She has had solo exhibitions in locations throughout the country. She received a Bachelor of Arts (art history) from Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL. and a Master of Arts in Painting, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN.
Her drawings capture the essence of the small and numerous properties of nature enhanced by the surrounding environment. Her paintings have hung in over 60 group shows and her artist’s images have appeared in numerous publications. In 2013 she exhibited her “Notes on the State of Virginia” at the Taubman Museum of Art in Roanoke, Va.