Suzanne Geiss has been involved with modern and contemporary art as a curator, dealer, producer, and advisor for over 25 years.
For 15 years, Suzanne served as Managing Director at Deitch Projects, the legendary art gallery in New York while also managing the sales and exhibition planning for the Estate of Keith Haring. In 2008, Suzanne co-authored the definitive Keith Haring monograph published by Rizzoli International.
Suzanne opened her own gallery, The Suzanne Geiss Company, in March 2012, with the exhibition “Rammellzee: The Letter Racers,” setting the tone for the gallery’s emphasis on innovative and rigorous art making. The gallery presented work by assume vivid astro focus, Kristin Baker, Antonio Lopez, Korakrit Arunundchai, Anita Steckel, Chris Johanson, Ryan Johnson, Mary Beth Edelson, Blasting Voice, a performance series organized by Ashland Mines, and also converted the gallery into a fully functional photo studio for the collaborative DIS.
Currently, Suzanne’s advisory projects include building private collections; conceiving of and executing legacy and market development strategies for artists’ estates and foundations; curating public art initiatives as well as the development of private museums.
In addition to her activities as a curator and advisor, Suzanne has produced over 100 performances. These include pieces staged galleries and at international museums. Suzanne currently serves as Vice President of the Board of Performance Space New York.