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"Triple Crown 2015"
Description: Official Triple Crown Artist Susan Sommer-Luarca completed this stunning, iconic image, while painting LIVE and trackside during the Belmont Stakes, Elmont New York 2015
"Around theWorld for the Triple Crown"
Description: Completed LIVE at the 2015 Preakness Stakes by Official Preakness Stakes artist, Susan Sommer-Luarca. The original painting is signed by both the Trainer Bob Baffert and Jockey Victor Espinoza.
"To Egypt and Back for the Triple Crown"
Description: Completed LIVE at the 2015 Preakness Stakes by Official Preakness Stakes artist Susan Sommer-Luarca. The original painting is signed by both the Trainer Bob Baffert and the Jockey Victor Espinoza.
"The Dream Team"
Description: Jockey Victor Espinoza and American Pharoah by Susan Sommer-Luarca, unveiled in NYC June 3, 2015. This beautiful original painting is signed by the Jockey Victor Espinoza.
Susan's High Profile Commissions
- Susan Sommer-Luarca completes Triple Crown painting live at Belmont Stakes
- Susan Sommer-Luarca named Official Artist of American Pharoah's Jockey Victor Espinoza.
- Susan and Sheryl Crow Perform Together Live on Stage
- Official Artist, Belmont Stakes 2014
- Official Artist of the Preakness Stakes!
- Official Triple Crown Horse Artist
- Susan artist for Super Bowl XLII
- Official Artist for NYC Ground Zero 9-11 "Tunnel to Towers Run"
- Artist for Breeder’s Cup
- Artist of the Kentucky Derby Paints Live in the Paddock
- Official Artist for the U.S. Olympic Team, Beijing Summer and Vancouver Winter Games
- Named Official Artist of the Hambletonian, Meadowlands Racetrack
- Susan Commissioned to Commemorate Atlanta Braves manager Bobby Cox
- Official Artist for Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree
- Susan Invited by NASA, to Commemorate the Last Discovery Shuttle Launch
Susan's Awards and Honors
Susan received the prestigious Ellis Island Medal of Honor in New York City. She joined medal recipients; Entertainer Jerry Lewis, Actress Doris Roberts (Everyone Loves Raymond), Actor John O’Hurley (Seinfeld), Legendary NFL Coach Don Shula, and FDNY Commissioner and 9-11 Hero Salvatore Cassano. Past Ellis Island Medal of Honor recipients include six Presidents of the United States, Nobel Prize winners and others whose work has made a lasting impact on humanity. The Ellis Island Medal of Honor ranks among the nation's most prestigious awards. The U.S. Senate and House of Representatives have officially recognized the Ellis Island Medals of Honor, and each year the recipients are listed in the Congressional Record.
- Susan honored to be selected as one of Business Journal Magazine's "20 Most Influential Women"
- Susan nominated for Sports Artist of the Year presented by the United States Sports Academy
- Susan honored to be selected as "One of 12 People you Need to Know" by Business Journal Magazine