Stories

Meet Artist-in-Residence
Anthony Renda

Date: May 10, 2017

Where did you grow up? Reno, NV. How did you find out about Anderson Ranch Arts Center? After graduating from SAIC in December of 2015, a few mentors made the suggestion that I apply to the Anderson Ranch Artist  Residency Program. What are you working on during your residency? I am working on a few […]

Meet Artist-in-Residence
Yuki Maruyama

Date: May 2, 2017

Where did you grow up? I grew up in six different countries. Tokyo, Japan is where I spent the most amount of time— I lived there between the ages of 9 and 16. I went to a French school during this period, so my formative years were particularly complex, culturally speaking. How did you find […]

Meet Artist-in-Residence
Lucy Wood Baird

Date: April 27, 2017

Where did you grow up? I was born and raised in Chicago. How did you find out about Anderson Ranch Arts Center? My first experience with Anderson Ranch was taking a teen ceramics class when I was about fourteen. Since then I have come back to Anderson Ranch as a summer intern and student before […]

Meet Artist-in-Residence
Stacy Motte

Date: April 20, 2017

Where did you grow up? I grew up on a farm in a very small town in central California. We moved to Fresno when I was in the 5th grade, but I remember playing in the cotton fields with my sisters. It was a beautiful place to be a child. How did you find out […]

Meet Artist-in-Residence
Tara Daly

Date: April 18, 2017

Where did you grow up? I’ve lived in California most of my life, the last couple of decades in the Bay Area. How did you find out about Anderson Ranch Arts Center? Through the Alliance of Artist’s Communities. What are you working on during your residency? I am sculpting representations of the some of the […]

2017 Spring Open House

Date: April 13, 2017

To all who attended, thank you for making this annual event so special. We had a record number of guests with more than 175 people who toured the studios, met our talented Artists-in-Residence and viewed our latest exhibition “Watercolor Wonders.” If you missed the chance to attend, Harvey/Meadows Gallery will be hosting “To Be Honest,” an […]

Meet Artist-in-Residence
Vanessa Michalak

Date: March 31, 2017

Where did you grow up? I grew up in Cumberland, Maine, a suburb of Portland. How did you find out about Anderson Ranch Arts Center? A roommate of mine had mentioned that her friend attended and had an amazing experience. What are you working on during your residency? I tend to work on multiple bodies […]

Meet Artist-in-Residence
Derek Glenn Martin

Date: March 28, 2017

Where did you grow up? Pittsburgh, Penn., for most of my childhood and adolescent life with a two-year span in Florida where Native Culture left its first impressions upon me. From there, as perpetual as “growing up,” I scattered myself throughout the globe. London, Cairo, Poland and many half-year or less stays elsewhere near or […]

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Leah Dyjak

Date: March 23, 2017

Where did you grow up? Springfield, Mass. I was fortunate to find my way north to Northampton, Mass., when I was seventeen. How did you find out about Anderson Ranch Arts Center? Through my dear friend and mentor David Hilliard. He has been teaching photography here for years and always insisted I apply. What are […]

Meet Artist-in-Residence
Teresa Audet

Date: March 15, 2017

  Where did you grow up? I was born in Delft, Holland. My family lived in New Jersey and then Arizona when I was a child, with my extended family base in Upstate New York. We finally settled in Minnesota when I was ten years old, and Minneapolis is the closest thing to home I […]