Born in London in 1959, Susie MacMurray spent her adolescent years in Montreal, Canada, before returning to London to study music. Leaving a successful career as a classical musician, MacMurray went back to school in 1996 and retrained as an artist. She was graduated from Manchester Metropolitan University with a BA in sculpture and a master’s in fine arts in 2001. She is an active member of the well-respected studio group Suite.
MacMurray works mainly in sculpture and installation, typically doing site-specific work in historical spaces. She has exhibited widely in solo and group shows, and her work is held in various private and public collections throughout Europe, the United States, Asia, and Australia.