Anne Rynearson (b. 1972, Minnesota) earned an MFA in Painting from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and has exhibited her work nationally and internationally. Rynearson is the recipient of a Jerome Foundation Travel and Study Grant and a Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant. Her work has been acquired for both private and public collections in the US and abroad, most recently in New York, Chicago and Germany. Her studio practice emphasizes a cross-disciplinary and experimental approach in painting, printmaking and drawing.