Suzanne Skaar

Artist Resume (For Suzanne’s gallery page, click here.)

Suzanne Skaar

Creative Director/ Artist/ Owner

No Mine! Studios (

Tacoma, WA




Master of Arts

University of Washington – Seattle, WA
Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies,  Russian Eastern Europe Central Asian Studies (REECAS)

  • Thesis – “Guerrilla Art and Protest in Modern Russia”: Guerrilla art is a practical, yet often overlooked, form of political protest in Russia based on its closed government structure and art’s traditional role in Russian and Soviet society. I explored this protest method utilizing social movement theories, analysis of media and legal codes, historical research, and photographic evidence gathered during my field research.
    •     Presenter at the April 2013 Northwest REECAS Conference, University of Washington – Seattle



Bachelor of Arts

The Evergreen State College – Olympia, WA
•     Traditional and Literary Journalism, Photography, and Digital Media
•     Eastern European art, culture, and history, and the Russian language


Art Shows


Anacortes Arts Festival Working Studios, August 1-3, 2014

Anacortes, WA


January – February 2014

No Mine! Studios Collective Art Show
Metro Coffee: Tacoma, WA


September 2009 – June 2010

Artistic Director, Designer, Live Projections

Grit City Fest


2008 – 2009

Art/ Not Terminal Collective Member

Seattle, WA

Artist Spotlight: Me and My Pet Ulcer (2009)



Live Painter

Mechanismus Industrial Shows
Re-Bar: Seattle, WA


2006 – 2008

Equilibrium Collective Group Shows


  • Curator/ Artist

Sinsational Valentine (2008)
Mad Hat Tea: Tacoma, WA


  • Artist/ Organizer
    Midsummer Soiree (2007)

The Warehouse, Ct. C: Tacoma, WA


  • Artist/ Organizer/ Performer
    Eyefull (2006)

Opera Alley: Tacoma, WA



Solo: Paintings, Moped Guy Series

Metro Coffee: Tacoma, WA



Solo: Paintings
Commencement Bay Coffee: Tacoma, WA



RampArt Collective Member
Tacoma, WA


2005 – 2006

Panamonica’s Speakeasy
Tacoma, WA
Group Shows

  • Valentine’s Show (2006)
    •     Artists Painting Artists (2006)
    Artist Spotlight (2005)



Solo – Paintings
Kickstand Cafe

Tacoma, WA



Solo: Olympia ArtsWalk
Midnight Sun Theater

Olympia, WA



Group Show: Digital Media/ Black & White Photography

Capitol Theater: Olympia, WA


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