Susanne Weiß is a museologist and lives and works as a curator and art educator in Berlin. In her work, it is important to her to produce a polyphony and to show art at the interfaces of its context. Since February 2021 she has been running the ifa gallery Berlin together with Inka Gressel (on behalf of Alya Sebti). From 2017–2021 she was a teacher for special tasks (QPL) at the Burg Giebichenstein Kunsthochschule Halle. In 2017, together with Daniela Bystron, she developed the Unfinished Glossary and the associated workshop and communication program for the Hello World Revision of a Collection exhibition at Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin. Since 2015 she has been developing the touring exhibition The Event of a Thread – Global Narratives in Textiles together with Inka Gressel (ifa), which deals with textiles as a carrier of information. From 2012 to 2016, she was director of the Heidelberg Kunstverein. Since 2008 she has been a member of the RealimusStudio of the nGbK. Since 1996 she has worked in international exhibition contexts in places such as London, Oxford, Jerusalem, Vienna, Dresden, Sharjah, and Berlin.
Susanne Weiß was a resident at Tarabya Cultural Academy from August to October 2013.