I am a Texan-New Yorker, cartoonist, and illustrator, who draws, paints, makes prints, and tells stories. Raised in Texas, I had already decided two things by the time I was 4 years old that I wanted to be an artist and live in New York City. It was a long, circuitous route, but eventually, I accomplished both. Before settling in New York, I spent approximately one million years in graduate school, studying art history, specializing in Medieval and Renaissance art with a focus on visual narrative. I scampered down from the ivory tower to work as a copywriter in advertising. I have studied painting, drawing, and printmaking at the School of Visual Arts in New York.
I make comics, zines, prints, and illustrations and work both digitally and old school on paper, depending on the task. My work explores issues related to women and pop culture.
Write to me at: susanne (at) susannereece (dot) com or find me on Instagram at: susannemreece.