Susan Thayer was born in 1957 in New York, New York. She graduated from Rhode Island School of Design in 1982 with a BFA in ceramics and began her studio practice immediately thereafter. Her works can be found in a variety of prestigious collections public and private, including Boston, Massachusetts’ Museum of Fine Arts; the DeYoung museum in San Francisco, CA; and as a promise gift to The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, in Los Angeles, CA. She lives and works in Portland, Oregon.


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