Anne Austin Pearce was born in Lawrence, Kansas in 1968. Anne studied at the Kansas City Art Institute and Brighton Polytechnic. She received a BFA in with an emphasis in printmaking from the University of Kansas in 1990. In 1993 Anne received a full scholarship to James Madison University, where she received her MFA with an emphasis in drawing and painting in 1996.

Currently she is a Visiting Assistant Professor at Rockhurst University and Director of Greenlease Gallery.

Recent Solo Exhibitions
2010 Solo Exhibition scheduled for Emporia State University, Emporia, KS
2010 Body Image, Gallery 31 at Corcoran School of Art and Design, Washington, DC (upcoming)
2009 Anne Austin Pearce, P.E.O. Foundation Gallery, Cottey College, Nevada, MO
2008 Excerpts from the Saucy Series, University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, MO

Recent Group Exhibitions
2010 Black and Blue, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD
2009 Drawing A Line, Cara and Cabezas Contemporary, Kansas City, MO, Mamá Art Cafe, San Francisco, CA, and Verge Art Fair, Miami, FL
2008 New Now, Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, Overland Park, KS