Bio and Resume

Ann Lindbeck is an artist and bookbinder living in the New Haven, Connecticut area.  In 2007 she returned to Connecticut after living for nine years in Northern California.  She attended Vassar College and Wesleyan University, graduating in 1979.  In 1987 she received her MFA in Printmaking from the Massachusetts College of Art in Boston, Massachusetts.  Her prints have been exhibited throughout the country in group exhibitions.  Her work was chosen to be in the 2008 Artists-in-Residence Sites program of New Haven City Wide Open Studios.  As a bookbinder, she both creates and repairs books.  She has taught hand bookbinding for over 20 years in a number of different community art schools on both the East and West Coasts.  In addition, she has worked in museums and other exhibition spaces in various capacities including collections management and exhibition installation.  She is a member of the California Society of Printmakers and the Los Angeles Society of Printmakers.  

Solo Exhibitions:

Haiku Prints, Whitney Center, Hamden, CT 2008

Works on Paper, Bryant Street Gallery, Palo Alto, CA, 2005

FROM CHINA and elsewhere, Prints, Books, and Boxes, Gallery 12, Guilford, CT 1997

Arrangements, Small Space Gallery, New Haven Arts Council, New Haven, CT 1993

Translations, City Spirit Artists, The New Haven Foundation, New Haven, CT, 1990

Interior Landscapes, Thompson Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA, 1987

Selected Group Exhibitions:

Monotype Guild of New England National Show, Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg, MA 2010
Juror:  Joann Moser, Senior Curator of Graphic Arts, Smithsonian American Art Museum

Connecticut Women Artists 81st Annual Exhibition, John Slade Ely House, New Haven, CT 2010
Juror: Alyssa Monks, artist and educator

Systems of Sharing: below the surface,
Bay Model Visitor Center, Sausalito, CA 2009
California Society of Printmakers member exhibition

Monotype Guild of New England National Show, Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, MA 2008
Juror:  Aprile Gallant, Curator, Prints, Drawings, Photographs, Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA

20th National Parkside Small Print Exhibition, University of Wisconsin-Parkside, Kenosha, WI 2007
Juror: Yuji Hirasuka, Professor, Oregon State Univ., international artist

Ink and Clay 32 , Kellogg University Art Gallery, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA  2006
Juror:  Marilyn Zeitlin, Director, ASU Art Museum, Tempe, AZ

The Print Show, Maryland Federation of Art, Baltimore, MD  2005
Juror: Eric Denker, Curator, Prints and Drawings, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Print National, Lancaster Museum of Art, Lancaster, PA 2004
Juror: Mark Pascale, Associate Curator of Prints and Drawing, Art Institute of Chicago

Sixty Square Inches: 14th Biennial Small Print Competition, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 2004
Juror: Jeanine Coupe-Ryding, Associate Professor, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Sixteenth National Parkside Small Print Exhibition, University of Wisconsin-Parkside, Kenosha, WI 2002
Juror:  Wayne Kimball, Professor, Brigham Young University

Thirteenth Parkside National Small Print Exhibition, University Of Wisconsin-Parkside, Kenosha, WI 2000
Juror:  Beauvais Lyons, Director, Hokes Archives, Professor of Art, University of Tennessee

1998 National Juried Contemporary Print Exhibition, Herter Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 1998
Juror: Thom O'Connor, artist; Professor, University at Albany-SUNY

Beyond Boundaries: North American Printmaking Exhibition, Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA 1997
Juror:  Wayne Thiebaud, artist; Professor, University of California, Davis

New Work 95,  Artspace, New Haven, CT 1995
Juror:  Sheryl Conkelton, Assoc. Curator, Museum of Modern Art, NY, NY

Print Work 94, Barrett House Galleries, Poughkeepsie, NY 1994
Juror:  David W. Kiehl, Curator, Prints, Whitney Museum, NY, NY

Impressions: Original Prints from the Northeast, Creative Arts Workshop, New Have, CT 1990
Juror: Gabor Peterdi, Professor Emeritus, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT

87th Annual Juried Art Exhibition, New Haven Paint and Clay Club, New Haven, CT 1988
Jurors:  Bernard Chaet, Gabor Peterdi, Professors of Art, Yale University, New Haven, CT
1988 Stockton National IV: Print and Drawing Exhibition, Haggin Museum, Stockton, CA, 1988
Juror:  Joseph Zirker, Artist


Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA, 1985-1987:  M.F.A., Printmaking
Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT, 1976-1979:  B.A. cum laude, Religious Studies
Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY, 1974-1976


Exhibitions Department, Installations, Palo Alto Art Center, Palo Alto, CA 2000-2007
Assistant Registrar, Exhibitions Department, Palo Alto Art Center, Palo Alto, CA 2005-2007
Collections Manager, Public Art Collection, City of Palo Alto, CA 2006-2007


Creative Arts Workshop, New Haven, CT
        Instructor, Hand Bookbinding, Fall 2008, Fall 2010;
Palo Alto Art Center, Palo Alto, CA
        Instructor, Hand Bookbinding, 2001-2007
Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA
        Instructor, Hand Bookbinding, 1999-2000
Creative Arts Workshop, New Haven, CT
        Instructor, Hand Bookbinding, Fall 1990-1998
        Instructor, Printmaking Sampler, Spring1996
Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT
        Instructor, Intermediate and Advanced Printmaking, Spring 1990