1998         University of Chicago, Certificate in Liberal Arts

1981         University of Washington M.F.A.

1977         Rhode Island School of Design B.F.A



2014         “Ecovisions”, McLean County Arts Center, Bloomington IL

2013         “Hot”, The Scarab Club, Detroit, MI


2012         “In Your Neighborhood”, McLean County Arts Center, Bloomington, IL

2011         “Hunting and Gathering”, Mclean County Arts Center, Bloomington. IL (Solo)

2010         “All New and Exciting” McLean County Art Center, Bloomington IL

2008         “The Art of Healing”, College of Saint Elizabeth, Morristown, NJ

2007         Drawing Center Viewing Program Artist, New York, NY

2007         “Oxbow”, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL

2006         “Opt In: Re Visioning America” Music Garage, Chicago, IL       

2005         “Dorothy’s Ruby Slippers” McLean County Art Center, Bloomington IL

2005         “American Drawing Biennial, Muscarelle Museum, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, V

2004         “Material Presence”, McLean County Arts Center, Bloomington IL

2003         “Susan Gofstein: “Concerns”, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL (Solo)

2000         “Union Images 2000”, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, IL

2000         “Rockford Midwest National”, Rockford Museum, Rockford IL

2000         “Mini Millennium”, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago IL

1999         “Downshifting”, Ukrainian Institute of Art, Chicago, IL

1999         “Susan Gofstein, Recent Work”, Riverside Art Center, Riverside, IL  (Solo)

1998         “On Your Mark”, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, IL

1998         “Then and Now”, Northern Illinois University Gallery, Chicago, IL

1997         "Works on Paper", Riverside Art Center, Riverside, IL                               

1997         “Spirit and Matter,” Stockton –Culver College, Canton, MO

1995         Crown Center Gallery, Loyola University, Chicago, IL

1992         "Housework”, Crown Center Gallery, Loyola University Chicago (Duo)

1991         "RISD Chicago” 1800 N. Clybourn Center, Chicago, IL     

1990         "Fundamentally Compromised,” Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, IL

1990         "Figural Translations ", Chicago School of Professional Psychology, (Duo)                                                                                                      

1987         "51st Annual National", Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH   

1987         "The Figure", J. Rosenthal Fine Arts, Chicago, IL

1984         "Susan Gofstein: New Work" Hodges/Banks Gallery, Seattle, WA (Solo)         

1983         "New Work", Fountain Gallery, Portland, OR   

1983         "Bumberbiennale, a Survey of Northwest Art, 1963-1983", Seattle



2014         CHARLIE SMITH, Anthology Finalist, London, ENGLAND  

2007         CENTRUM FOUNDATION, Artist in Residence, Port Townsend, WA

1984         UCROSS FOUNDATION, Artist in Residence, Ucross, WY

1983         YADDO, Artist in Residence, Saratoga Springs, NY

1978         MACDOWELL COLONY, Fellow, Peterborough, NH




2015         PAIN & PALLIATIVE CARE PHARMACOTHERAPY (Essay and Cover)  New York

2014         PAIN & PALLIATIVE CARE PHARMACOTHERAPY (Essay and Cover)  New York

2008         THE NEW YORK TIMES: Well: Tara Parker Pope, New York, New York

2008         JOURNAL OF PAIN, (COVER) University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

2007         EXPERIENCE: Centrum, Port Townsend, WA

2007         PAIN AND PALLIATIVE CARE, (COVER), Haworth Press, Binghamton, NY

1992         IN THESE TIMES, Chicago, IL

1992         CHICAGO TRIBUNE, Chicago, IL       

1990         NEW CITY REVIEW, Chicago, IL

1983         SEATTLE WEEKLY, Seattle, WA

1981         DRAWING, Vol. 3, #4,"Drawing in the Northwest", Seattle, WA

1978         THE CONTEMPORARY QUILT, (Book) Chase and Dolbier.New York: E.P.Dutton & Co. @1978,                    



1993-2007The School Of The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

2002-2007  The School of Architecture, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL

1989-2001The Loyola University of Chicago, Chicago, IL