Resume

Anne Bossert
Fort Collins, Colorado    970-988-9503
Anne@AnneBossertArt.com      AnneBossertArt.com     

Education
Master of Fine Arts, fibers. Fall 2003, Colorado State University.
Bachelor of Fine Arts, metalwork and jewelry. Spring 1992, Northern Illinois University.

Selected Exhibitions
Everything But Now, Four-person exhibition, Artworks Loveland, 2018, Loveland, CO.
Cherry Arts Festival at Stanley, Juried show, Stanley Marketplace, 2017, Aurora, CO.
Stripes and Solids, One-person exhibition, Esther and John Clay Fine Arts Gallery, Laramie County Community College, 2017, Cheyenne, WY.
Cherry Arts Festival at Stanley, Juried show, Stanley Marketplace, 2016, Aurora, CO.
Fiber Inspirations, Invitational show, Cultural Arts Council fine art gallery, 2016, Estes Park, CO.
Fort Collins Studio Tour, Juried selection, organized by the Lincoln Center, 2015, Fort Collins, CO. *First Place Prize
Working Women, Juried show, Artworks Loveland, 2016, Loveland, CO.
Contemporary Art Survey, Juried show, juror Dean Sobel, Lincoln Center, 2015, Fort Collins, CO.
Form+Function, Invitational show, Gallery 970, 2015, Loveland, CO.
Own An Original Exhibition, Juried show, Littleton Museum, 2014, Littleton, CO.
The Symbolic & The Functional, Two-person show, Donna Moravec Gallery, Community College of Aurora, 2014, Aurora, CO.
Threads of Change: Colorado Textiles Now, Invitational group show, Foothills Art Center, 2013, Golden, CO.
Two Trees, Juried group show, Fort Collins Lincoln Center, 2013, Fort Collins, CO.
Baltimore American Craft Council Show 2012, Juried by American Craft Council, Baltimore Convention Center, 2012, Baltimore, MD.
Creative Garden, Juried group show organized by Beet Street arts organization, 2011, Fort Collins, CO.
2 Person Show, David Strawn Art Gallery, 2011, Jacksonville, IL.
Intimate Works, Invitational show, University Center for the Arts, Colorado State University, 2010, Fort Collins, CO.
2 Person Show, Translations Gallery, 2009, Denver, CO
Celebrating Lincoln Center, Invitational group show, Fort Collins Lincoln Center, 2008, Fort Collins, CO.
Fine Furnishings & Fine Craft Milwaukee Show, Midwest Airline Center, September 2008, Milwaukee, WI.
Assemblage & Recyclates, Juried exhibition, Translations Gallery, 2008, Denver, CO.
Living With Beauty: Handwoven Textiles For the Home, Juried exhibition, Hagnauer Gallery, Business of Art Center, 2008, Manitou Springs, CO.
Blue, Juried exhibition, Translations Gallery, 2008, Denver, CO.
International Exposition of Sculpture Objects & Functional Art: SOFA Chicago 2007, Navy Pier, November 2007, Chicago, IL, represented by Translations Gallery.
Fine Furnishings & Fine Craft Milwaukee Show, Midwest Airline Center, September 2007, Milwaukee, WI.
Relationships, Two-person exhibition, Mariani Gallery, University of Northern Colorado, 2007, Greeley, CO.
San Diego Arts Festival, San Diego Convention Center, November 2006, San Diego, CA.
Fine Furnishings Providence Show, Rhode Island Convention Center, October  2006, Providence, RI.
Fine Furnishings Milwaukee Show, Midwest Airline Center, September 2006, Milwaukee, WI.
San Francisco American Craft Council Show 2006, Juried by American Craft Council, Fort Mason Center, August 2006, San Francisco, CA.
Material Witness At Colorado College, Group exhibition, Coburn Gallery, Colorado College, 2006, Colorado Springs, CO.
San Francisco American Craft Council Show 2005, Juried by American Craft Council, Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA.
Visiting Artist Series, Two person exhibition, Boulder Arts & Crafts Cooperative Gallery, 2005, Boulder, CO.
Baltimore American Craft Council Show 2005, Juried by American Craft Council, Baltimore Convention Center, 2005, Baltimore, MD.

Professional Activities
Ongoing Private Commissions, The majority of my income results from private commissions from customers throughout the US.
Keynote Speaker, Colorado Weaver’s Day, Loveland, CO 2018
Workshop, Conducted a wood dyeing workshop for CSU fiber art students, Fort Collins, CO, 2016.
Guest Speaker and workshops, Gave program and two workshops to the Rocky Mountain Weavers Guild, Denver, CO, 2015.
Workshop, Conducted a workshop on warp painting to member of the Northern Colorado Weavers Guild, 2014.
Guest Speaker, Gave program to the Northern Colorado Weavers Guild, Loveland, CO, 2014.
Workshop, Conducted a workshop on dyeing wood at the Community College of Aurora, Aurora, CO, 2014.
Guest Speaker, Gave program about my artwork to the Pueblo Weavers Guild, Pueblo, CO, 2014.
Guest Speaker, Spoke to CSU art students about being a professional artist, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, 2013.
Fiber Art Instructor, fiber art classes, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, Fall Semester, 2012.
Fort Collins Art in Public Places Project Manager, Oversaw the placement and maintenance of publicly placed artwork in the city of Fort Collins, CO, 2007-2013.
Public Art Commission, Commissioned by Colorado State University to create a series of 5 wall-hung wood assemblages, Fort Collins, CO, 2010.
Guest Speaker, Gave two programs to the Boulder Weaver’s Guild, Boulder, CO, 2010.
Public Art Commission, Commissioned by the Fort Collins Art in Public Places Program to create a large-scale wall piece for the Fort Collins Northside Aztlan Community Center, 2008.
Guest Speaker, Gave program about my artwork to the Northern Colorado Weavers Guild, Loveland, CO, 2008.
Co-Curator, Bas Bleu Theatre Lobby Gallery, Fort Collins, CO, 2006.
Fiber Art Instructor, Surface design and upper level fiber art students, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, Fall Semester, 2005. 

Awards
Finalist in the 2016 Arrow Five Years Out Art Challenge, Arrow Technologies, Denver, CO.
First Place Prize – Fort Collins Studio Tour Exhibition, Lincoln Center, Fort Collins, CO, 2015.
2008 NICHE Award finalist, Awarded by NICHE Magazine.
Arts and Crafts at ABS Award, Fellowship awarded by the American Bamboo Society to an artist or craftsman to help create a piece using bamboo as a material or motif.
Best in Show-Contemporary Furniture-Single Piece, Fine Furnishings and Fine Craft Show, Milwaukee, WI, 2007. Winning piece – Atomic Egg Side Table.
Arts Alive Artistic Fellowship, Awarded by Arts Alive, Fort Collins, CO, 2007.
Best in Show- Contemporary Furniture-Body of Work, Fine Furnishings Show, Milwaukee, WI, 2006.

Online Gallery Representation
ArtfulHome.com

Selected Publications
Fort Collins Magazine, Summer 2017.
5280 Magazine, August 2013.
Lark Studio Series: Tables, Linda Kopp, senior editor, Lark Books, 2011.
500 Cabinets, Ray Hemachandra, editor, Lark Books, 2010.
500 Tables, Ray Hemachandra, editor, Lark Books, 2009.
Rocky Mountain News, Denver, CO, August 28, 2008.
NICHE Magazine, Winter 2008.
Fiber Arts Magazine, Nov/Dec 2007.
Fine Furnishings International, Nov/Dec 2006.
The Providence Journal, Providence, RI, October 22, 2006.
The Surface Designer’s Handbook, Holly Brackmann, Interweave Press, 2006.