Susana Gaudêncio was born in Lisbon, Portugal. Susana has a Painting degree from the Fine Arts School, University of Lisbon. She completed her MFA in Combined Media at Hunter College, CUNY, in 2008. In January 2009, she had a solo show in Carlos Carvalho Gallery and was included in the exhibition “Portuguese Artists Abroad“ at the Electricity Museum, both In Lisbon. Currently, among other projects, Susana is working for a video installation at the Front Project Space at the ISE Foundation in New York.