Annie draws her inspiration from the coastal landscape where she lives in Westerly, Rhode Island. and from her travels and art residencies in the US and Europe. In her work, Annie interprets the sights, smells, feelings, and experiences of the coastal landscape and the energy, and movement of the ocean. Her process is fluid, moving between freedom and control, accident and intention. Exploring gesture and mark-making making while pushing and pulling paint around the canvas. Annie received her MFA from the New York Academy of Art in 2008 and was awarded their one-year post-graduate fellowship. While Annie’s primary practice is painting she is also an accomplished printmaker. Annie and has exhibited in museums and galleries nationally and internationally in the UK and China. Her work has also been included in special exhibitions curated by Eric Fishl, and in exhibitions alongside renowned international artists such as April Gornik, Tula Telfair, and Alyssa Monks.