Manuel Süess moved to Rheinfelden in spring 2010. He decided to move there as it was nearer to Freiburg im Breisgau where he often took training lessons for competition dancing. At that time he was employed as a sales representative for a swimming pool company. But only some days after moving to his new flat the company announced that the newest employees will be laid off due to the difficult economic situation of the company.
As a consequence the idea of founding an own company became more and more concrete. In autumn he presented the idea to the RAV. They agreed and he could join a support program to become self-employed.
Summer 2010 Swiss media wrote for the first time about Manuel Süess’ artwork. A little later, in autumn 2010 an admirer of his work recommended him to the gallery Steiner in Vienna. They also liked his work very much and started to represent him.
During that year he put his main focus on creating abstract, emotional acrylic paintings on wood.
Manuel Süess’ professional reorientation continued during all of 2009. That year he worked as accounts receivable, sales promoter and as sales representative.
Early 2009 Manuel Süess still put his art focus on mosaics. But one day he decided to paint a background for a mosaic with acrylics. He liked the expression of the background so much that he stopped doing mosaics and started creating acrylic paintings instead.
During 2009 Manuel Süess put his main focus on creating abstract, emotional acrylic paintings on wood.
2008 Manuel Süess finished his studies at the Schweizerische Hotelfachschule Luzern. After successfully achieving his degree in hospitality management he decided to leave the hotel business. But that career change became harder than he had thought. Therefore 2008 be-came for him a year of professional reorientation.
2008 was also an important year for his art career although becoming an artist was not more than a far dream. Manuel Süess decided to achieve a higher level with his creative works. He started numbering his work and last but not least the name “Art by Manuel Süess” was
During 2008 Manuel Süess put his main focus on creating mosaics.