self-taught ARTIST SINCE 1979

ANNE MARIE GRGICH

2016 Selected by The Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series competition in Seattle for Group Exhibition, Collaboration of The Marshmallow Hunters by Grgich and Altermatt in November 2016 at Treason Gallery in Pioneer Square

Solo Exhibition, Archaeologies of the Extraordinary Everyday IV. Operated by Sand Point Arts and Cultural Exchange 2 month exhibition at Magnuson Park Gallery Solo Show of recent work. Music composition by Steve Fisk with piano by Anne Grgich. Seattle, WA

Black Lab Gallery, curated 2 month exhibition titled "Archaeologies of the Extraordinary Everyday III." Everett, WA.

NYC Outsider Art Fair, Gallery Bourbon Lally, Haiti

NYC Outsider Art Fair,La Galerie des Nanas, Danville, QC

35 Live: CoCA Members' Show, along with accompanying catalog

2015 COCA Rubix, Group Exhibition, Seattle, WA

Enigma 23 COCA 24 Hour Art Marathon/Auction, Seattle, WA

3 Woman Artists, Thurman Street Collective Gallery, Portland, OR

Tashiro Kaplan Art of the City, Seattle, WA

New works at the Outsider Art Fair, Gallery Bourbon Lally, Haiti

North Plains Library, Solo Exhibition, 2 month Exhibition, North Plains, OR

Gallery Bourbon Lally. Outsider Art Fair, NYC

2014 La Galerie des Nanas, Exhibition/Residency, Danville, Q.C.

Anne Marie Grgich - 100 Works on Paper, Musée de la Création Franche, Bègles, FR Outsiders: Vancouver & Beyond, Placement Gallery, Groups ExhibitionVancouver, CA

Anne Grgich, Imogen Gallery, Astoria, OR

2013 Uncontrollable Urge, at The Portland Museum of Art

Accidental Genius at The Milwaukee Art Museum, curated by Anthon, The Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ORy Petullo

Curated Folk Magic and Curious Objects at Barristers Gallery of New Orleans

2012 Barristers Gallery, New Orleans, LA

Abstract Paintings, Providence Hospital, Solo Exhibition Portland, Oregon

2011 Boonbox in the Sky with Diamonds, Exhibition featuring Anne Grgich curated by Kandace Manning and Ian McMartin, 2 months, Kala Gallery, HipFish, Astoria Oregon

Museum of Peoples Art, Art Space Gallery, Group Show, Bay City OR

Dave Seehausen Outsider Art Exhibition, Buffalo NY

From Margin to Centre. Curators: Paul Hoban & Colin Rhodes Self taught and Outsider art: A selection of significant international, national and local artists, Adelaide, AU

The Outsider Art Fair, NYC Gallery Bourbon Lally- Haiti Canada

Outsider Art Exhibition, Victoria BC

Cascade Aids Project, Portland Oregon

2011 Sketchbook Project Tour Dates: Space Gallery, Portland, ME Brooklyn Art Library, Brooklyn, NY Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX (during the SXSW festival!) The Granite Room, Atlanta, GA Form/Space Atelier, Seattle 111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco, CA Transformer Gallery, Washington, DC Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida

2009 Archeologies of the Extraordinary Everyday, Solo Exhibition/Residency, Curated by Colin Rhodes The University of Sydney Art Gallery, Sydney, AU

2002 The Method of Annie - 12 Years of Anne Grgich, Solo Exhibition Garde Rail Gallery, Seattle, WA

2001 Mark Woolley Gallery, Solo Exhibition Portland, OR

Yard Dog Gallery, Solo Exhibition Austin TX

1998 Grover/Thurston Gallery, Solo Exhibition, Seattle, WA

1996 In Search of Absence, Solo Exhibition MIA Gallery, Seattle, WA

1995 Tough Love, Jamison/Thomas Gallery, Solo Exhibition Portland, OR

GROUP EXHIBITIONS 2013-2014 COCA : Invited participant 24 Hour Art Marathon Auction, Seattle, WA

2013 Carnavale, Mark Woolley Gallery, Portland, OR

Annual Remarkable Woman Show, Peltz Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

Uncontrollable Urge, Portland Museum of Modern Art, 13 Years of YETI

2012 Accidental Genius: Art from the Anthony Petullo Collection, groups exhibition and permanent collection of The Milwaukee Art Museum

2011 Boonbox in the Sky with Diamonds, Astoria, OR,

The Museum of People’s Art, Bay City, OR

Outsider Survey 2011, Adelaide, Australia, curated by Colin Rhodes

2010 Unexpected Artists, Artwork by Self-taught Artists from the Collection of

Tedd and Carol Arnold, Feb-March, George Waters Gallery, Elmira College, Elmira, NY

Tampere Gallery, Finland, curated by Steve Vanoni

Curated Folk Magic and Curious Objects, Barristers Art Gallery, New Orleans, LA

2006-2008 Internal Guidance Systems curated by Anne Grgich and Colin Rhodes

Internal Guidance Systems Exhibit at select venues: Mark Woolley Gallery: Portland, OR N4th Gallery: Albuquerque, NM The Outsider Art Center: Minneapolis, MN TAG Gallery: Nashville, TN AOT Gallery: Port Townsend, WA Gallery Gachet: Vancouver, BC Track 16 Gallery: Santa Monica, CA The Arnold Gallery: Lewis and Clark College, Portland, OR The Folk and Outsider Art Gallery: Reading PA

2007 Women in Art, Artisans on Taylor, Port Townsend, WA

American and European Outsiders, Orange Regional Gallery, Orange, NSW. AU

The Good, The Bad and the Ugly, The Walker Arts Center, Minneapolis, MN

BE BLUE (SKY), Mark Woolley Gallery, Portland, OR

2005 Créations Dissidente, 6 Artists Museum Création Franche, Begles, France

The (U.S.) of the Unconscious. Gallery Herenplaats, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, curated by Phil Smith

Art Singulier International Festival, Aubagne, France

2 Person Exhibition, Anne Grgich/Mr. Imagination, The Outsiders Gallery, Cornwall Bridge, CT

SELECT PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Callan Park Gallery, Self Taught and Outsider Art Collection, curated by Colin Rhodes, Sydney, AU

Halle Saint Pierre, Paris, FR

London Art Museum, Outsider Archives, UK

Milwaukee Art Museum, in The Anthony Petullo Collection, Milwaukee, WI

Museum Creation Franche, Begles, FR

University of Sydney, Art Collection, Sydney, AU

SELECTED PUBLIC PRESENTATIONS AND TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2012 Winslow Art Center, Art Workshops, Bainbridge Island, WA

2010-2011 Carriage House Studios, Six classes, Portland, OR

Pottery Northwest Residency, Seattle, WA

2009 Residency at Sydney College of Art, Sydney, AU, with Callan Park Mental Patients.

2008 Art Unraveled, Phoenix, AZ

Art and Soul, Richmond, VA.

“Selections of I.G.S and Anne Grgich Collection,” lecture and workshop,The Arnold Gallery, Lewis and Clark College, Portland, OR

Outsider Folk Art Gallery, Lectures on I.G.S., Redding, PA

2007 AOT Gallery, Port Townsend, WA

Art House Gallery, Nashville, TN

Art Unraveled, Phoenix, AZ

2006 “Discordian Accordian, Landscapes of Mind,” American Visionary Art Museum, Baltimore, MD

“The Queen’s Ink, Pop Art Rose, Landscapes of Mind, Savage,” Weekend Art Workshop, Baltimore, MD

Arts Corps, Seattle Urban Academy, Spruce St. "The Studio" , The Frye Art Museum, Seattle, WA

Art Fest, Port Townsend, WA

Art Unraveled, Phoenix, AZ

Art & Soul, Fall Art Retreat, Portland, OR

2005 Art & Soul, Hampton, VA

Art Werx, Vancouver, BC

Arts Corps, Seahurst Elementary, Burien, WA

Art Fest, Port Townsend, WA

Art Unraveled, Phoenix, AZ

2004 Art Unraveled, Phoenix, AZ

Art Fest, Port Townsend, WA

The Queen Anne Toddler Art Society, Seattle, WA

Sand Point Way/Magnuson Naval Station, Seattle, WA, Teen Art Project

2003 Sand Point Way/Magnuson Naval Station, Teen Art Project: Book-Painting Project/Technography

Seattle Center High, Seattle, WA, Summer Mentor, Teen Book Arts w/L. Atkinson

Green Bay University, Green Bay, WI, Artist Lecture, Book-making Workshop

2002 Ballard High School, Seattle, WA, Poetry Book Design, Sponsored by Art Reach

2001 St.George Elementary, Seattle, WA, Painting and Book-making

2000 Crest Learning Center, MM & Book Arts Instructor, Mercer Is, WA]

2000-2001 MADD, Youth Conference, Directing Teen Mural Painting, Nashville, TN

Art Reach, Class Planning, Seattle, WA. Mixed Media & Book Arts Instructor

Orion High School, Painting, Seattle, WA. Mixed Media & Book Arts Instructor

1996 Sea First Gallery, Seattle, WA, Art Exhibit-Book Art, House Project, Workshop and Sea First Gallery Exhibition, "A Way to Say, Youth Art Exchanges,"sponsored by Pacific Arts Center & Sea First Bank

1984 San Francisco City College, San Francisco, CA. Lecture in Humanities 1983 Metropolitan Learning Center, Portland, OR, Quilt Project and Collage Instruction, studio visit of the production of Random Phenomena Magazine

SELECT PUBLICATIONS ANNE MARIE GRGICH – THE IMAGE THAT RISES TO LIFE, RHODES, C. (2014). ANNE GRGICH, SOLO EXHIBITION. Catalogue for solo exhibition of Anne Marie Grgich - 100 Works on Paper, Musée de la Création Franche, Bègles, FR Outsiders: Vancouver & Beyond, Placement Gallery, Groups ExhibitionVancouver, CA CD and Guitar Art Design Commission for Love is a Road, Quarterflash 2013

Trunk Volume Two: Blood, Edited by Suzanne Boccalatte & Meredith Jones, 2013

Russell, Charles, Groundwaters; A Century of Art by Self-Taught and Outsider Artists (New York: Prestel, 2011)

Trunk Volume One: Hair, Edited by Suzanne Boccalatte & Meredith Jones , 2009

ANNE MARIE GRGICH: ARCHAEOLOGIES OF THE EXTRAORDINARY EVERYDAY, Room Sheet, Curated by Professor Colin Rhodes, Dean of Sydney College of the Arts. 4 October – 13 December 2009

NY Times Magazine, New Orleans article photos if her solo exhibition at Barristers Gallery, Friday Dec.5, 2007

Museum Creation Franche, March 2005, Issue #24; "Life Pulsating, Troubled, Exalting -work by Anne Marie Grgich," by Colin Rhodes.

American Visionary Art Museum, High on Life/Transcending Addiction Virtual Tour, Bridge to Compassion 2004 Patterson, Tom, "Art Along the Boundaries, an appraisal of the liminal artists working on the boundaries of Outsider Art"

Raw Vision, issue 46, 2004

Sellen, Betty-Carol, with Cynthia J.Johanson.Self-Taught, Outsider, and Folk Art: A Guide to American Artists, Locations and Resources (Jefferson: McFarland & Co., 2000)

Gonnella, Rose, "The Books of Anne Grgich," Raw Vision [cover story]. no. 22, Spring, 1998.

Smith, Roberta, "Outsider Art Review," New York Times, January 24, 1997

Grossman, Bonnie, Memories and Visions: Self-Taught and Outsider Artists West of the Rockies, Univ.of Nevada, Reno 1996

Rosenak, Chuck & Jan, Contemporary American Folk Art: A Collectors Guide (New York: Abbeville Press, 1996

Patterson, Tom Bandwagon Reactionaries and Barricade Defenders, New Art Examiner, September, 1994.

The Chuck and Jan Rosenak Collection/Smithsonian Folk Art Registry, Virginia, 1994

SELECT GRANTS Office of Cultural Affairs, Grant with SPACE/Sand Point Way Teen Art Project

Selected for inclusion in the Washington State Arts Commission Competition for the Artist's Resource Bank, Art in Public Places Program, Truman High School

Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation, Emergency Assistance Grant, NY

LIFETIME RESIDENCY

Pottery Northwest, Seattle, WA