Sue Havens was born in 1972 in Rochester, New York.
She has exhibited with Regina Rex, Jeff Bailey, PS 122, Postmasters, Frederich Petzel, Art in General, Momenta Art, Sara Meltzer, OK Harris, Pierogi, The Houghton Gallery at The Cooper Union, among others.
Havens is a 2008 fellow in Painting from the New York Foundation for the Arts. She holds a BFA from The Cooper Union, and an MFA from The Milton Avery Graduate School of The Arts at Bard College.
She is the author of "Make Your Own Toys," 2010, with Random House (Potter Craft).
She currently lives in Tampa and works as Assistant Professor of Art at The University of South Florida.