Anne Schutz
Falmouth, ME

Anne Thompson Schutz 9 Stormy Brook Road Falmouth, Maine 04105 (207) 781-3269 Education Master of Fine Arts in Painting – Boston University, 1994. Studied with: John Walker, John Moore, Yvonne Jacquette and Alfred Leslie. Bachelor of Science – Skidmore College, 1992. Major: Studio Art Minor: Art History Studied with: David Miller, Richard Upton, and Janet Sorenson. Professional Group Shows - School for the Arts Gallery, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, 1995. - Portland Sidewalk Art Festival, Portland, Maine, 1992-1997. - Curtis Gallery, North Yarmouth Academy, Yarmouth, Maine, 2002 - Skillin’s Winter Time Art Show, Falmouth, Maine, 2003 - In the Garden, The Chocolate Church Arts Center Gallery, Bath, Maine 2003 - Prout’s Neck Art Show, Scarborough, Maine, 2003-2004, 2007-2012 - Annual Summer Juried Exhibition, Maine Art Gallery, Wiscasset, Maine 2004 - Third Place Prize Watercolor in Skillin’s Art Show, Falmouth, Maine, 2005 - Miniature Art Show, Westbrook Fine Arts Gallery, Westbrook, Maine 2007 - Summer Juried Show, The Chocolate Church Arts Center, Bath, Maine 2008 - Flavors of Freeport Juried Art Show, Hilton Garden Inn, Freeport, Maine 2010 - Juried Fall Art Festival, St. Bartholomew’s Church, Yarmouth, Maine 2009- 2018 - Kennebunk River Club Casino Art Show, Kennebunkport, Maine 2010 – 2019 Received the Honorable Mention Award in 2013 - Juried Continuing Studies Student and Faculty Exhibition, Maine College of Art, Portland, Maine 2015 - Art Guild of Freeport Group Show, Bonobo, Portland, Maine 2016 and 2017 - Gallery Artist Show, Couleur Collection, Falmouth, Maine 2017 - Juried Skidmore College Alumni Art Exhibition, Tang Museum, Saratoga Springs, New York 2017 - Juried 18th Annual Photo A Go-Go Show, The Bakery Photo Collective, Portland, Maine 2018 - Joy of Art Exhibit, Topsham Public Library, Topsham, Maine 2019 Individual Shows - Tsai Performing Arts Center, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, 1993 - Curtis Gallery, North Yarmouth Academy, Yarmouth, Maine, 1992, 1994 and 2002. - Falmouth Memorial Library, Falmouth, Maine 2012 Member of the Art Guild of Freeport 2001 to 2017 Statement My preferred subject matter is flowers and plants. I love building lots of subtle layers of paint and experimenting with color. I am intrigued with patterns on plants and flowers and how they can possess human qualities. I recently started painting fish and landscapes. I like the contrast to painting floral forms.