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Ann Schwab

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Ann Schwab
317 Eleonore Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70115

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504.897.0381

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annschwab@annschwab.com

biography

Ann Schwab received her B.F.A. from the Maryland Institute College of Art, an M.F.A. from Tulane University and has studied at SACI in Florence, Italy. She has been the recipient of numerous awards including: a Maryland State Arts Council Fellowship, a Louisiana Division of the Arts Fellowship, a Surdna Foundation Fellowship and professional development grants from the Louisiana Cultural Economy Foundation, the Creative Capital Foundation, the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Anderson Ranch and the Surdna Foundation. Her works have been exhibited nationally and internationally and are held in numerous corporate and private collections. Ann Schwab is Assistant Chair of Visual Arts at the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts, where she is on the teaching faculty. In 2016, Schwab was selected to join the ART21 Educator network, an innovative group of educators who enact creative strategies for teaching and learning with contemporary art.