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Anne Catherine Sharp, American artist, educator. Teaching fellow Brooklyn College, 1972; Artist-in-residence grantee Virginia Center for Creative Arts, 1974, Artpark, Lewiston, New York, 1980, Vermont Studio Colony, 1989; recipient Pippin award Our Town, New York City, 1984, certificate of Appreciation Art in Embassy program United States Department State, 1996.


Sharp, Anne Catherine was born on November 1, 1943 in Red Bank, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Elmer Eugene and Ethel Violet (Hunter) Sharp.


Bachelor of Fine Arts, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, 1965. Master of Fine Arts, Brooklyn College, City University of New York, 1973.


Teacher art School Visual Arts, 1978-1989, New York University, 1978, State University of New York, Purchase, 1983, Pratt Manhattan Center, New York City, 1982-1984, Parsons School Design, New York City, 1984-1990, Visual Arts Center of Alaska, Anchorage, 1991, Anchorage Museum History and Art, 1991, 93, 94, 95, University Alaska, Anchorage, 1994-1996, Fashion Institute of Technology, State University of New York, 1997-1998. Lecturer American Association for the Advancement of Science, The 46th Arctic Division Science Conference, University Alaska, Fairbanks, 1995, Community Church, Ho-Ho-Ku, New Jersey, 2005.


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  • Other Work

    • One-person shows Pace Editions, New York City, Ten/Downtown, New York City, Katonah (New York ) Gallery, 1974, Contemporary Gallery, Dallas, 1975, Art in a Public Space, New York City, 1979, Eatontown History Museum, New Jersey, 1980, New York Public Library Epiphany Branch, 1988, Books and Company, New York, 1989, The Kendall Gallery, New York City, 1990, Alaska Pacific University, Carr-Gottstein Gallery, Anchorage, 1993, International Gallery Contemporary Art, Anchorage, 1993, Art Think Tank Gallery, New York City, 1994, United States Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, 1994, Stonington Gallery, Anchorage, 1994, on television Limited Benefit, New York City, 1998-2000. Group shows include Arnot Art Museum, Elmira, New York, 1975, Bronx Museum, 1975, Museum Modern Art, New York City, 1975-1976, National Arts Club, New York City, 1979, California Museum Photography, Riverside, 1983-1992, Jack Tilton Gallery, New York City, 1983, Lincoln Center, New York City, 1983, Cabo Frio Print Biennale, Brazil, 1983, Pratt Graphic Center, New York City, 1984, State Museum New York, Albany, 1984, Kenkeleba Gallery, New York City, 1985, Hempstead Harbor Art Association, Glen Cove, New York, 1985, Museum Mod. Art, Weddel, Federal Republic of Germany, 1985, Kenkeleba Gallery, New York City, 1985, Paper Art Exhibition International Museum Contemporary Art, Bahia, Brazil, 1986, Museum Salon-de-Provence, France, 1987, Museum Contemporary Art, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 1985-1986, Salon de Provence, France, 1987, Adirondack Lakes Center for Arts, Blue Mountain Lake, New York, 1987, Kendall Gallery, New York City, 1988, Exhibition Center Parsons School Design, New York City, 1989, F.M.K. Gallery, Budapest, Hungary, 1989, Galerie des Kulturbundes Schwarzenberg, German Democratic Republic, Q Sen Do Gallery, Kobe, Japan, 1989, Anchorage Museum History and Art, 1990-1991, 94, University Alaska, Anchorage, 1990, 91, Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, Oregon, 1990, Spaceship Earth, Museum International de Neu Art, Vancouver, Canada, 1990, Councourse Gallery, Emily Carr College Art and Design, 1990, National Museum Women in the Arts, Washington, 1991, Visual Arts Center Alaska, 1991, 92, Nomad Museum, Lisbon, Portugal, 1991, Museum Ostdeutsche Gallery, Regensberg, Germany, 1991, Municipal Museum Cesley Krumlov (Southern Bohemia) CSFK, Czechoslovakia, 1991, Böltmiche Dörter Exhibition Hochstrass 8, Munich, 1992, British Broadcasting Corporation-television, Great Britain, United Kingdom, Station WXXI-television, Rochester, New York, 1992-1993, Site 250 Gallery Contemporary Art, Fairbanks, 1993, Santa Barbara (California) Museum Art, 1993, The Rochester (New York ) Museum and Science Center, 1990-1994, Space Arc: The Archives of Mankind, Time Capsule in Earth Orbit, Hughes Communications, Divec television Satellite Launch, 1994, Museu Brasileivoda Escultura, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2010, Stonington Gallery, Anchorage, 1994, 95, UAA Art Galley University Alaska, 1995, Arctic Trading Post, Nome, Alaska, 1995, Allan P. Kikbuarts Center Gallery at the Lawrenceville (New Jersey) School, 1996, Blue Mountain Gallery, New York, 1998, The Book Room, Jersey City, 2000, 01, “Artist in Residence” Gallery Gallery, New York, 2002, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, Anne Sharp College, New Hampshire, 2009, Museum Brasilerio de Essultura, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2010, others.

      Represented in permanent collections Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum, Washington, Albright Knox Gallery, Buffalo, St. Vincent's Hosp, New York City, New York Public Library., New York City, United States Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, White House (Reagan, Bush adminstrns. ), Library.

      Of Congress, Washington, Site 250 Gallery Contemporary Art, Fairbanks, Alaska, Schooner J. & E. Riggin, Camden, Maine, Library. Congress, Washington, New Rivers Press, New York City, Anchorage Museum History and Art, Art in embassies Program, Washington, others. Moon Shot series to commemorate moon landing, 1970-1976, Cloud Structures of the Universe Painting series, 1980-1986, American Landscape series, 1987-1989, Thoughtlines, fall 1986, Swimming in the Mainstream with Her, University Virginia, Charlottesville.

      Author: Artist's Book - Travel Dreams United States of America, 1989, Artworld-Welt Der Kunst, Synchronicity, since 1989, Art Think Tank: Projects in Art and Ecology, since 1990, The Alaska Series, since 1990, Portraits in the Wilderness, since 1990, Family History Project J. Lindemann, since 2004, Paulison Family History, 2005-2006, Ret Portait Communications, since 2010. Columnist: Anchorage Press, 1995, Budapest film Gallery, Hungary, Kronhamen CollectionSushen.


Sponsor Iditorod Trail Committee, Libby Riddles. Member National Space Society, National Museum Women in Arts, Alaska Photography Center, Pratt Institute Alumni Association, The Planetary Society, International Association Near-Death Studies, Art and Science Collaborations, The International Gallery ofContemporary Art.


Elmer Eugene Sharp

Ethel Violet (Hunter) Sharp