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Carol Ann Schwennesen Edit Profile

artist , educator

Carol Ann Schwennesen, American artist, educator. Certified teacher, California. Recipient merit scholarship Swedish Club Los Angeles, 1985, travel grant College Art Association, New York, 1994; UCross Foundation resident, 2006.

Background

Schwennesen, Carol Ann was born on August 28, 1945 in Orange, California, United States. Daughter of Jarvis Larson and Marie Theresa (Riedel) Schwennesen.

Education

Bachelor in Art History magna cum laude, Western Washington University, Bellingham, 1984. Bachelor of Fine Arts, Western Washington University, Bellingham, 1984. Master of Fine Arts, Claremont Graduate University, California, 1987.

Career

Lecturer art Cypress (California) College, 1987, Mount San Antonio College, Walnut, California, 1987-1989, Chaffey College, Alta Loma, 1988-1990. Assistant professor Scripps College, Claremont, 1988-1990. Instructor Blue Heron Art Center, Vashon Island, Washington, 1990-1996.

Adjunct faculty Crafton Hills College, Yucaipa, California, 1997—2001. Artist in residence Vashon (Washington) High School, McMurry Middle School, Vashon. Juror, Art in Public Places, King County/Metro Seattle, 1993, King County Work-Study Academy Training Program, Vashon High School, Seattle, Tacoma, Vashon Island, Washington, 1994-1997.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, California.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Artist paintings, drawings in Beetlejuice, 1988. Group shows include Silverwood Gallery, Vashon Island, Washington, Art Works Gallery, Riverside, Calif, Gallery Oresti Marchesi, Copparo, Italy, Blue Heron Art Center, 2005, Poncho Fine Arts Invitl., 2007.

      Solo shows include Burien City Hall, Washington, 2006, Washington Mutual Bank, 2007, Metropolitan Park West, 2009, Valise Gallery, 2009-2010.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Physics, psychoneuroimmunology, systems of teaching/learning.

Connections

Children: Aaron, Molly, Leslie.

father:
Jarvis Larson Schwennesen

mother:
Marie Theresa (Riedel) Schwennesen

children:
Aaron Schwennesen

Molly Schwennesen

Leslie Schwennesen