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- 2016 - Kennebunk River Club Casino Art Show, Kennebunkport, Maine 2010 – 2018 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 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 present Statement My preferred medium is watercolor paint and 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 food and landscapes. I like the contrast to painting floral forms.