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Born: 1974 Cincinnati, OH
Lives: Chicago, IL

EDUCATION
2005   DAAD, Universität der Kunst Berlin, Germany
2004   M.F.A. Yale School of Art, Yale University
1997   B.F.A. Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH
1995   Parson’s School of Design, NY Studio Program, NYC

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2017
  Room Air Conditioner, Monya Rowe Gallery, St Augustine, FL
2015
 Monya Rowe Gallery, Remarried, New York, NY
2014
 Steven Zevitas Gallery, Shared, Boston, MA
2013
 Monya Rowe Gallery, Rooms, New York, NY
 Ebersmoore Gallery, The Inheritance, Chicago, IL
2011
 Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art, 12 X 12
2010
  Steven Zevitas Gallery, Housekeeping, Boston, MA
2008
 Branch Gallery, Churches, Durham, NC
2007
 ThreeWalls, Stained Glass, Chicago, IL
2003
 537 Gallery, After School Days, Cincinnati, OH

GROUP EXHIBITIONS selected
2017
  Home, Monya Rowe Gallery, St. Agustine, FL
  Domestic, Jane Eckert Fine Art, Kent, CT
  The Line, Site131, Dallas, TX
  Correspondences, Tibor de Nagy, NYC
2016
  More Strange Than True, Curated by Fieldwork, Pulaski Park, Chicago, IL
  The Annual:Showroom, Curated by Edra Soto, CAC, Chicago, IL
  Summer Exhibition, The Suburban, Riverwest Space, Milwaukee, WI
  The Next Chapter, Strohl Art Center, Chautauqua Institution, Chautuaqua, NY
  By Hand, Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL
  Imagination, Brand New Gallery, Milan, ItalyIn/Dwelling, Rowan University Art Gallery, Glassboro, NJ
2015
  Around Flat, curated by William Staples, The Knockdown Center, Brooklyn, NY
  Pulse Art Fair, Monya Rowe Gallery, Miami, FL
  Homeful of Hands, Josh Lilley Gallery, London, UK
  Wizards and Sorceresses, Curated by Josh Nusbaum, Improvised Showboat, Brooklyn, NY
2014
  Absent Friends, Monya Rowe Gallery, NYC
  Division of Labor, Glass Curtain Gallery, Chicago, IL
2013
  Paper, The Saatchi Gallery, London, UK
  Inaugural Group Exhibition, Monya Rowe Gallery. NYC
  Summer Exhibition, Joshua Liner Gallery, NYC
  Open House: Art About Home, The Elmhurst Museum of Art, Chicago, IL
2012
  Miami Project, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Miami, FL
  Housebound, Heiner Contemporary, Washington, DC
  Sunday Paintings for A Rainy Day, Curated by Hein Koh, Field Projects, NYC
  Project 0012, in collaboration with Skowhegan, Cape Elizabeth, MN
  The Shape of Things, LivWill Art, Litchfield CT
  Neu!, Ebersmoore, Chicao, IL
2011
  Pulp, MFA Gallery Central at Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, OR
  NEXT Art Fair, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Chicago, IL
  Two Fold, The Suburban,Chicago, IL
2010
  Ah Wilderness, Ebersmoore, Chicago, IL
  Power of Selection 3, Western Exhibitions, Chicago, IL
  IAAFBJHMJNMOMRSATSW, Curated by William Staples, Fountain Studio Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
  NEXT Art Fair, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Chicago, IL
2009
  Mixtape, Curated by Jeffrey Teuton, Jen Bekman Gallery, NYC
  Knowingly Naïve, NEXT Art Fair, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Chicago, IL
  Zombie:A Mindless Affair, Atena, Chicago, IL
  After Narrative, Art Space, New Haven, CT
  West Prize Finalist Exhibition, The West Collection, Oaks, PA
2008
  Innocence Regained, Anna Kustera Gallery, NYC
  Mutability, Curated by Patricia Courson, Around the Coyote, Chicago, IL
  Bellwether, Curated by Shannon Stratton, Vox Populi Gallery, Philadelphia PA
  Grandma, Brooklyn Fire Proof, Brooklyn, NY, and San Francisco, CA
  The Souvenir Show,The Gift Shop Project Space, Chicago, IL
2007
  You are in My Space, Gallery 2 at SAIC, Chicago, IL
  The Big Bang, Curated by Julie Langsam, Spaces, Cleveland, OH
2006
  Darling Project, Wendy Cooper Gallery, Chicago, IL
  One Year Anniversary Exhibition, AfterModern, San Francisco, CA
  NOVA, Brooklyn Fire Proof Inc., Chicago IL
  The Idea of Death is Tormenting Me, Brooklyn Fire Proof Inc., Brooklyn, NY
2005
  My Perspective, Curated by Steven Zevitas, OSP Gallery, Boston, MA
  Drama, Romance, Loneliness, Narcissism..., Curated by Chris Bogia, and Jen DeNike, Massimo Audiello Gallery, NYC
2004
  Hallowed Halls, Curated by Chip Tom, Marc Selwyn Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  MFA Thesis Exhibition, Yale School of Art Gallery, New Haven CT

AWARDS
2015
 Sustainable Arts Foundation Grant
 Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant
2008
 West Prize, Finalist Award, catalog available
2007
 Illinois Council for the Art, Finalist Award
 Chicago Dept. of Cultural Affairs, Community Arts Grant
2005
 Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant
2004
 DAAD Scholarship, Universität der Kunst Berlin, Germany
2003
 Jacob K. Javits Fellowship
 Schoelkopf Travel Grant, Yale University
2000
 Skowhegan Summer Fellowship
1996
 Bernadette and David E. Davis Award, Sculpture Dept., Cleveland Institute of Art

COLLECTIONS
2014  Wellington Management Company
2012  Jimenez-Colon Collection
2011  The Saatchi Collection
2010  Fidelity Investments
2009  The Progressive Collection
2008  The West Collection
2007  Collection of Blue Shield of California, San Francisco

BIBLIOGRAPHY selected
2017
  "Ann Toebbe", Contemporary Art Curator Magazine, May 1
  Brown, Daniel A. "Tempo House", Folio Weekly, January 4
  "Ann Toebbe at Monya Rowe Gallery", Editors, Modern Painters, January
  "Drawing Interiors Started as a Way to Remember Her Childhood...", Editors, Interior Design Magazine, January
  Kuonen, Lily, "Internal Landscapes and Shared Memories: Jake Longstreth and Ann Toebbe in St. Augustine", Burnaway, February 20
2016
  Berger, Philip, “More Strange Than True,” New City Design, October
  Reeves, Chris, “Considering Art’s Relational Capacities to Site & Space,”New City, October
  Briggs, Partricia, “Art Alumni Showcase, “Delightfully Challenging,” The Chautauquan Daily, July 30
  Ghezzi, Rosella, “Forma, bella, figura, ViviMilano, Arti, March 2
  Elden, Shannon, “Rowan exhibit draws on memories of home,” Courier Post, February 23
2015
  Steadman, Ryan, "8 Must-See Satellite Art Fairs in Miami", The NY Observer, Dec. 1
  Saltz, Jerry, "The Ten Best Shows of 2015", New York Magazine, December
  Indrisek, Scott, Reviews in Brief/New York "Ann Toebbe", Modern Painters, April
  Print Magazine, "Remarried: The interior information architecture of Ann Toebbe", February 20
  Huffington Post, Ann Toebbe Remarried, February 19
  NY Magazine, "What to do in NY", February 11
  Indrisek, Scott, "5 Must See Shows", Artinfo, January 21
  Smith, Roberta, "Ann Toebbe", The New York Times, January 22
  Salz, Jerry, "3 Sentence Reviews: Ann Toebbe", NY Mag, January 28
  Waxman, Lori, "Children Welcome", The Chicago Tribune, January 28
2014
 McQuaid, Kate, "Ann Toebbe Makes Memories", The Boston Globe, June 24
  Silver, JoAnne, "Ann Toebbe at Steven Zevitas", Art News, September 9
  Foumberg, Jason, "Stare At A Painting", Chicago Magazine, December
2013
  Heinrich, Will, “Inaugural Group Exhibition 34 Orchard Street”, Gallerist NY, September 25
  Michals, Susan, “Monya Rowe Heads to Orchard St.”, The Huffington Post, Aug 27
  Saltz Jerry, “What Our Critics Are Anticipating This Fall”, NY Magazine, Aug 26
  Cotter, Holland, “Ann Toebbe”, The Listings, The New York Times, June 14
  The Huffington Post, "May Art Exhibits: 10 Must-See Shows This Month,” Editors Picks, May 1
  Weinburg, Lauren, “Ann Toebbe at Ebersmoore”, Time Out Chicago, March 14
  Picard, Caroline, “The Floor Gives Way”, Bad at Sports, March 16
  Waxman, Lori, “Other Visions of Home at Elmhurst Art Museum”, The Chicago Tribune, March 7
  Zevitas, Steven, “Must See Painting Shows: February,” New American Paintings, Feb 8
2012
  Steinhauer, Jillian, “The Women of Miami Project”, Hyperallergic, December 8
  Russeth, Andrew, “Ann Toebbe’s Cut Paper Piece at Field Projects”, Gallerist NY, September 17
  O’Shaughnessy, Tracy, “Art with a Little Pop”, Republican-American, July 24
2011
  Cavanaugh, Amy, “Ann Toebbe at MCA”, CBS Chicago, Oct. 10
  Browning, Laura M, “A Woman’s Work”, The Chicagoist, Nov. 18
  Critics Picks, “UBS 12 x 12 : Ann Toebbe”, Time Out Chicago, Nov. 6-12
  Chu, Jeff, “Take Monday Off: Chicago”, The Wall Street Journal, Oct.15-16
  Browning, Laura M., “Kitchen Goddess”, Sheridan Road Magazine, Oct./Nov.
  Ise, Claudine, “Critics Picks: Chicago”, Arts Ltd., Sept./Oct.
2011
  New American Painting, jurors pick, Issue 95
  Quinn, Bryony, “Ann Toebbe”, It’s Nice That, Issue #5
2010
  Banai, Nuit, “Ann Toebbe”, Art Forum, December
  McQuaid, Kate, “Rooms with a View”, The Boston Globe, September 8
  Editor’s picks, “Ann Toebbe: Housekeeping”, The Boston Globe, August
2009
  Cochran, Jessica, "Artists You Should Know”, CS Interiors, September
  Featured Artist in Ppgalerie, Ppaper Magazine, Taiwan, August
  Interview with Vincent Wilkie on diskodursko.com, March 23
2008
  Neyenesch, Cassandra, "Grandma" The Brooklyn Rail, September
  White, Amy, "Divine Offerings in Two Shows at Branch Gallery", INDYweek, May 28
  Herald Sun, "At Branch Gallery, essays on spaces and sounds", May 18
2007
  Waxman, Lori, "Ann Toebbe", Artforum.com, November
  Camillieri, Julien, Ann Toebbe, "Stained Glass", New City Chicago, November 1
  New American Painting, featured artist, Issue 71
  Birke, Judy, “Haskins' artists find enriching inspiration in tops of tables”, New Haven Register, Jul 29
2006
 Laemoa, Stephanie, "Critics Picks", San Francisco Chronicle, December 2006
  Asper, Colleen, "The Idea of Death is Tormenting Me", Beautiful Decay, Issue O
2005
  McQuaid, Joyce, “In a group show, artists embrace a faux naïve style", TheBoston Globe, July 29
  Korotin, Joyce, “Drama Romance Loneliness at Massimo Audiello”, The New York Artworld.com,February
2003
  Cincinnati Enquirer, Critics Picks, May 30 and June 6
  City Beat, “Look Here! Art, Artists, etc”, Vol 9, Issue 34 Jul 2-Jul8

EDITIONS
2011   Editions, 20 x 200, NYC
2009   Editions, 20 x 200, NYC

RESIDENCIES
2017   Pilchuck AIR
2000   Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Painting
1995   Chautauqua School of Art, Sculpture
1994   Chautauqua School of Art, Sculpture

ADJUNCT TEACHING and VISITING ARTIST
2016
  Beginning Painting, Northwestern University, Winter and Spring Quarter
72013
  Connect Talk, The Art Institute of Chicago
  Strategies in Representation, Columbia College Chicago, Fall
  Visiting Critic, Chautauqua School of Art, Chautauqua Institution, Summer
  Contemporary Issues in Painting, Columbia College Chicago
2012
  Painting Strategies, Columbia College Chicago
2011
  Basic Drawing, Columbia College Chicago
  Graduate Seminar, The School of The Art Institute of Chicago
2010
  Basic Drawing, Columbia College, Chicago
  Visiting Artist and MFA Catalog Essayist, Indiana University, Bloomington
2009
  Basic Drawing, Columbia College, Chicago
  Basic Painting, Northwestern University, Chicago
Fall 2008
  Multi-Level Drawing, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
2007
  Basic Drawing, Northwestern University
  Drawing for Exercise, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
2006
  Visual Language, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago