Suzie Léger is an award-winning Austrian-Canadian artist, musician and actress based in New York City. She received her master’s degree with honors in ‘Transmedia Arts’ from the University of Applied Arts in Vienna, Austria. There, she acquired expertise in conceptual art, graphic design and digital filmmaking, focusing on finding new sites of cultural production, new methodologies, new tools or genres to transport her artistic ideas.
Later, she extended my skills in performance at the Stella Adler Studio of Acting and her technical know-how in music production at The Juilliard School in NYC.
She is the lead singer and creative head of the self-described “lazy-punk” band WHAT WOULD TILDA SWINTON DO and the co-founder of the band’s music publishing company PHG Publishing. Suzie is fluent in German, English, Portuguese and French. She is the recipient of a Ö1 talent grant by the Austrian Broadcasting Corporation, of the 1st prize at the International Video Art Festival Now&After, Moscow, Russia, and an award for best short film at the Women’s Film Days Vienna, among others. Her videos and works are exhibited internationally.
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