biography and information:
B.A. in Anthropology from Earlham College
B.F.A. University of Connecticut at Storrs.
M.F.A. University of Massachusetts-Amherst.
Anne Beidler has been on the faculty of Agnes Scott College in Decatur, Georgia since
1992, where she is a Professor in the Department of Art and Art History. She teaches
drawing, printmaking, artist bookmaking and an occasional first-year seminar.
Beidler’s work has been selected for inclusion in exhibitions throughout the United
States and internationally, over the course of the last 30 years. In 2000, Beidler
received the Southeastern College Art Conference, (SECAC) “Annual Award for Creative
Achievement” at the mid-point in her career. She has been a visiting artist and
speaker at a number of colleges and universities including Rollins College in Florida,
the University of Georgia-Cortona Program, Tulane University and Seoul Women’s
University in Korea.
Her work is in private and public collections, including those of the Kennedy Museum
of Ohio University, Kennesaw University Museum Collection, special collections at the
University of Connecticut, special collections at Auburn University, the Wiregrass
Museum in Alabama, special collections Cornell University and the School of the Art
Institute of Chicago (Joan Flasch Artist Book Collection).
Beidler has participated in print portfolios, including Travel/Distance: A Print Portfolio
Exchange Between Artists From the USA and the Czech Republic, (curated by Anita
Jung and Eva Vlasakova,) and 25 x 25 #19 Body Art, The Print Club, Philadelphia, Pa.
(Richard Frey, organizer). “Where we have gone, before we go”, for the Southern
Graphics Council International Conference 2017, (Jen Scheuer organizer).
most recently, Habitus: Contemplative Manifesto, SGCI Exchange Portfolio, to be
exhibited at the 2019 SGCI conference, Dallas Texas
Beidler served on the Southeastern College Art Conference (SECAC) Board of Directors
from 1996 through 2002, as the representative from Georgia. She published an article
on her creative work and process in the ASIANetwork Journal, spring 2011. She has
presented papers at numerous professional conferences including the College Art
Association, the Asian Network Conference at Emory University, The Southeastern
College Art Association and the Southern Graphics Council.
Website: www.annebeidler.com and www.abeidler.com
Contested Spaces: 2019 Harnett Biennial of American Prints, Joel and Lila
Harnett Museum of Art, University of Richmond Museums, Modlin Center
for the Arts, Richmond, VA juror: Ms. Carmen Hermo, associate curator,
Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, Brooklyn Museum.
Side by Side: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Dalton Gallery,
Agnes Scott College, Decatur, Ga. curator: Veronica Kessenich, Executive
Director, Atlanta Contemporary, Atlanta, Ga.
Gender in the Balance BARRETT ART CENTER, 55 Noxon Street,
Poughkeepsie, NY Juror: Judith Brodsky, Distinguished Professor Emerita,
Visual Arts, Rutgers University and Founding Director, The Brodsky Center,
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts,
Juror’s Statement: https://www.barrettartcenter.org/gibartworks
Unexpected Narratives Remarque/New Grounds Print Workshop
The Edge Effect: International Open Juried Exhibition Katonah Museum of
Art, Katonah, NY juror: Akili Tommasino, Associate Curator, MFA Boston
2019 Habitus: Contemplative Manifesto, SGCI Exchange Portfolio, to be
exhibited at the 2019 SGCI conference, Dallas Texas and Lufrano Gallery at
the University of North Florida
2019 Page by Page: Contemporary Artist’s Books, curated by Jerushia
Graham, Hudgens Center for Art, Duluth, Georgia
2018 Forest Bather: the Memory Journeys, works by Anne Beidler,
Grange Gallery, Serenbe, Georgia
2018-2019 The Book as Art: Flight Edition at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta
Airport: Concourse E. Curator, Dorothy Moye.
2018 Drawn To Print, Scene Metrospace, Michigan State University, East
2018 Invisible Cities, Ca’ Zenobio Venice, Italy (Collaborative Book Project
via Constellation Studios, Lincoln, Ne. Organizer, Karen Kunc)
2018 60 Square Inches Small Print Exhibition, Purdue University Galleries,
Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
2018 Art Papers 19th Annual Auction, Atlanta Georgia (invited artist)
Hambidge Center Auction, ADAC Center, Atlanta, Georgia (invited artist)