Susan Stewart

(American | Crow Tribe of Montana, born 1953)

Susan Stewart is a Montana-based artist and active member of the Crow Nation. She was born in Livermore, California, where her family was placed as part of an American indian relocation act. This act places Native American families in urban communities for the purpose of assimilation. She lived in California for twelve years, moving to Spokane, Washington and Reno, Nevada, where she graduated high school. She studied at California College of Arts and Crafts in Oakland. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree and a Master of Fine Arts degree from Montana State University in Bozeman, Montana.