Born: 1974 Cincinnati, OH
Lives: Chicago, IL

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

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

  Ann Toebbe and Gwendolyn Zabicki: At Home, H.F. Johnson Gallery, Carthage College, WI
  Sarah McEneaney and Ann Toebbe: Home Work, Zevitas Marcus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

  Not Knowing, Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL
  Home, Monya Rowe Gallery, St. Agustine, FL
  Domestic, Jane Eckert Fine Art, Kent, CT
  The Line, Site131, Dallas, TX
  Correspondences, Tibor de Nagy, NYC
  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
  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
  Absent Friends, Monya Rowe Gallery, NYC
  Division of Labor, Glass Curtain Gallery, Chicago, IL
  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
  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
  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
  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
  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
  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
  You are in My Space, Gallery 2 at SAIC, Chicago, IL
  The Big Bang, Curated by Julie Langsam, Spaces, Cleveland, OH
  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
  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
  Hallowed Halls, Curated by Chip Tom, Marc Selwyn Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  MFA Thesis Exhibition, Yale School of Art Gallery, New Haven CT

 City of Chicago IAP Grant (DCASE)
 Sustainable Arts Foundation Grant
 Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant
 West Prize, Finalist Award, catalog available
 Illinois Council for the Art, Finalist Award
 Chicago Dept. of Cultural Affairs, Community Arts Grant
 Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant
 DAAD Scholarship, Universität der Kunst Berlin, Germany
 Jacob K. Javits Fellowship
 Schoelkopf Travel Grant, Yale University
 Skowhegan Summer Fellowship
 Bernadette and David E. Davis Award, Sculpture Dept., Cleveland Institute of Art

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

  Osberg, Annabel, “Sarah McEneaney and Ann Toebbe”, Pick of the Week, Artillery Magzine, Dec 13
  Gerwin, Daniel, “Entering Two Painters Vision of Home”, Hyperallergic, Dec 8
  Boomer, Nolan, “Ann Toebbe and Sarah McEneaney”,, Nov
  "Ann Toebbe", Contemporary Art Curator Magazine, May 1
  Brown, Daniel A. "Tempo House", Folio Weekly, Jan 4
  "Ann Toebbe at Monya Rowe Gallery", Editors, Modern Painters, Jan
  "Drawing Interiors Started as a Way to Remember Her Childhood...", Editors, Interior Design Magazine, Jan
  Kuonen, Lily, "Internal Landscapes and Shared Memories: Jake Longstreth and Ann Toebbe in St. Augustine", Burnaway, Feb 20
  Berger, Philip, “More Strange Than True,” New City Design, Oct
  Reeves, Chris, “Considering Art’s Relational Capacities to Site & Space,”New City, Oct
  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, Feb 23
  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, Dec
  Indrisek, Scott, Reviews in Brief/New York "Ann Toebbe", Modern Painters, April
  Print Magazine, "Remarried: The interior information architecture of Ann Toebbe", Feb 20
  Huffington Post, Ann Toebbe Remarried, Feb 19
  NY Magazine, "What to do in NY", February 11
  Indrisek, Scott, "5 Must See Shows", Artinfo, Jan 21
  Smith, Roberta, "Ann Toebbe", The New York Times, Jan 22
  Salz, Jerry, "3 Sentence Reviews: Ann Toebbe", NY Mag, Jan 28
  Waxman, Lori, "Children Welcome", The Chicago Tribune, Jan 28
 McQuaid, Kate, "Ann Toebbe Makes Memories", The Boston Globe, June 24
  Silver, JoAnne, "Ann Toebbe at Steven Zevitas", Art News, Sept 9
  Foumberg, Jason, "Stare At A Painting", Chicago Magazine, Dec
  Heinrich, Will, “Inaugural Group Exhibition 34 Orchard Street”, Gallerist NY, Sept 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
  Steinhauer, Jillian, “The Women of Miami Project”, Hyperallergic, Dec 8
  Russeth, Andrew, “Ann Toebbe’s Cut Paper Piece at Field Projects”, Gallerist NY, Sept 17
  O’Shaughnessy, Tracy, “Art with a Little Pop”, Republican-American, July 24
  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
  New American Painting, jurors pick, Issue 95
  Quinn, Bryony, “Ann Toebbe”, It’s Nice That, Issue #5
  Banai, Nuit, “Ann Toebbe”, Art Forum, Dec
  McQuaid, Kate, “Rooms with a View”, The Boston Globe, Sept 8
  Editor’s picks, “Ann Toebbe: Housekeeping”, The Boston Globe, Aug
  Cochran, Jessica, "Artists You Should Know”, CS Interiors, Sept
  Featured Artist in Ppgalerie, Ppaper Magazine, Taiwan, Aug
  Interview with Vincent Wilkie on, March 23
  Neyenesch, Cassandra, "Grandma" The Brooklyn Rail, Sept
  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
  Waxman, Lori, "Ann Toebbe",, Nov
  Camillieri, Julien, Ann Toebbe, "Stained Glass", New City Chicago, Nov 1
  New American Painting, featured artist, Issue 71
  Birke, Judy, “Haskins' artists find enriching inspiration in tops of tables”, New Haven Register, July 29
 Laemoa, Stephanie, "Critics Picks", San Francisco Chronicle, Dec
  Asper, Colleen, "The Idea of Death is Tormenting Me", Beautiful Decay, Issue O
  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, Feb
  Cincinnati Enquirer, Critics Picks, May 30 and June 6
  City Beat, “Look Here! Art, Artists, etc”, Vol 9, Issue 34 July 2-8

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

  Beginning Painting, Northwestern University, Winter and Spring Quarter
  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
  Painting Strategies, Columbia College Chicago
  Basic Drawing, Columbia College Chicago
  Graduate Seminar, The School of The Art Institute of Chicago
  Basic Drawing, Columbia College, Chicago
  Visiting Artist and MFA Catalog Essayist, Indiana University, Bloomington
  Basic Drawing, Columbia College, Chicago
  Basic Painting, Northwestern University, Chicago
Fall 2008
  Multi-Level Drawing, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
  Basic Drawing, Northwestern University
  Drawing for Exercise, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
  Visual Language, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago