Susan Grossman graduated from Bennington College and received he MFA from Brooklyn College. Ms. Grossman has taught at Wesleyan University, the City College of New York, and the National Academy of Design School, and maintains a studio in Brooklyn.

Her work can be found in numerous private and public collections throughout the United States, including the Mint Museum in North Carolina, the New York Historical Society, and numerous one-person exhibitions in New York City and around the United States.