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WHAT WILL GROW? Art show in Los Angeles, opening Saturday, March 18th at Giant Robot.

March 10th, 2017

What will Grow Giant Robot Art Show by Susie Ghahremani

WHAT WILL GROW? Solo Exhibition by Susie Ghahremani
GR2 Gallery 2062 Sawtelle Blvd LA, CA 90025 424-246-7626
March 18 – April 5, 2017
Reception / Signing March 18 – 6:30-10pm
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Artist Susie Ghahremani will return to Giant Robot for a solo exhibition of the original paintings from her picture book What Will Grow? and other recent artwork. In advance of this art show and book launch party, What Will Grow? has received three starred reviews from the School Library Journal, Publisher’s Weekly, and Shelf Awareness.

ringtail painting by susie ghahremani

Giant Robot will offer What Will Grow? for sale within the gallery.
Meet the artist: Susie will be signing copies of her books at her opening this Saturday from 6:30 to 10pm.
The opening will also feature the launch of a new Boygirlparty pin, available in limited supply.

Radish from What will Grow illustrated by Susie Ghahremani

From Susie Ghahremani: “For this show and recent works, my paintings are focused on the combination of plant life and fauna united by patterns and soft, earthy color palettes. Much of my work is inspired by our National Parks and themes of conservation.”

Original painting by Susie ghahremani for What Will Grow

Susie Ghahremani is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design and a member of SCBWI (the Society for Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators). Susie independently designs and develops a whimsically illustrated stationery and gift brand titled Boygirlparty®, ranked among one of’s most popular shops. Originally from Chicago, Susie now lives in San Diego, California with her husband and zillions of pets.

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Rabbit pair painting by Susie Ghahremani /

WHAT WILL GROW? book launch 🚀 and art show

February 24th, 2017

What Will Grow? is here!

What Will Grow? by Jennifer Ward, illustrated by Susie Ghahremani

Join me at the San Diego Central Library’s auditorium today (Friday, February 24th) for an artist talk and book signing / book launch celebration preceding the Teen Local Author honorees. 5pm, 330 Park Blvd.

“WHAT WILL GROW? : An Art Show” opens in Los Angeles on Saturday, March 18th – a solo art show at Giant Robot featuring the original paintings from the show (and more!) Pick up a signed copy of the book and an exclusive pin available only at the Giant Robot show!
6pm, 2062 Sawtelle Blvd. in Los Angeles.

New baby clothing available in the shop! Made in collaboration with BuyOlympia, the new designs are 100% organic, super-soft, and available in tiny tiny newborn size 0-3 Months!

Speaking of BuyOlympia… you can also pick up a rare, oversized print of my painting in the Magnetic Fields inspired art show “69 Valentines” up at Land Gallery in Portland through March 19th.

69 Valentines art show tribute to the Magnetic Fields by Susie Ghahremani

and pre-order Stack the Cats which just received its first review: A STARRED REVIEW IN KIRKUS ending “this is a book that can expand children’s thought processes.”

Coming May 2nd, this is my first book as author and illustrator both. I’ll have a number of events planned this summer including a book launch in San Diego, a couple library visits, and a pop-up shop at CAT CON LOS ANGELES this summer (!!!)

Stack the Cats by Susie Ghahremani

Stack the Cats by Susie Ghahremani now available for pre-order

Thank you so much for your early support of my books, for leaving a positive review on Goodreads, Amazon, Barnes and Noble, or wherever you read reviews most. Thank you for coming to see me at my artist talk, book launches, or art shows! It means the world to me!