Susan Philipsz e' nata a Glasgow in Scozia nel 1965.

Mostre personali
1995 Collaborate , The Context Gallery, Derry. I Remember You, 3 person show , The Plug In Gallery, Winnepeg.
1997 July Susan, Barbara, Joan and Sarah: A Song Apart , Context Gallery, Derry.
1999 April Red Standard , The New Works Gallery, Chicago.
2000 The Dead. Some place else , Consortium Gallery, Amsterdam.
2001 I Remember You , The Old Museum Arts Centre, Belfast.
Tomorrow Belongs To Me
, Stadtlabor, Lueneburg.
2002 Sound installation , Progetto per la Biblioteca delle Donne, Londra.
, May Ellen De Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam.
, Progetto pubblico per il Triskel Arts Centre e il Festival estivo di Cork.
Quiet Down
, Progetto pubblico per Begane Grond, Utrecht.
  Mostre collettive
1998 Filter Resonate , The Laganside Bus Centre, Belfast.
1999 I Remember You, Red Standard , The Idaho Gallery, Chicago.
Susan, Barbara, Joan, and Sarah: A Song Apart, Signs Of Life
, Melbourne International Biennial, Melbourne.
Alone is not Lonely
, Milieux, Le Lieu, Quebec.
Filter & I Remember You
, My Eye Hurts, Thread Waxing, New York. Lengua De Trapo , Lae. Sferazul.
The Internationale , Valencia.
2000 The Internationale , Kunste Werke, Berlino.
Susan, Barbara, Joan and Sarah, Petty Crimes
, The Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow.
The Internationale , Manifesta 3, Ljubljana.
It Means Nothing to Me
, The New Gallery, Walsal.
2001 Filter , Tirana Biennale.
I Remember You , Gallery of Contemporary Art Bratislava, Bratislava.
Battle of Algieres, Small Steps
, Temple Bar Gallery, Dublino.
The Internationale, Loop
, Kunste Hall, Monaco.
The Glen Dimplex Awards Exhibition
, The Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublino.
Victory The International Language
, A Grassy Knoll Production, Belfast.
Tomorrow Belongs To Me
, PS1 Show, The Clocktower, New York.
2002 Rosa, One Fine Day in Berlin , Berlino.
Ziggy Stardust, New York. New Sounds, New Spaces , Museum of Contemporary Art, Lione.
Ziggy Stardust
, The Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival, Belfast.