Susan Lautmann Hertel
20 c. Contemporary Painter, muralist, designer
b. 1930 in Evanston, IL; d. 1993 in Cerrillos, NM.
Study: B.A. Scripps College, 1952; Kann Art Institute in Los Angeles. For 30 years she worked with Millard Sheets and Denis O'Connor designing murals and stained glass windows for Home Savings of America branches throughout California. Later in her life moved to New Mexico and focused on canvas paintings.
R. Dunitz, "Street Gallery" 1993; "Susan Hertel, A Retrospective" exhibition catalog, Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, Scripps College, Claremont, CA, 1998.