Ann A Fleming

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Background

Born in Aberdeen, Scotland, Ann holds a degree in Art and Design from the Edinburgh College of Art, Scotland.   She has completed the certificate program in Botanical Art and Illustration at the Denver Botanic Gardens, Colorado.

Working in various disciplines, including botanical illustration and sculptural carved lead crystal, her artwork is in many private collections and has been exhibited throughout North America and Europe.

She has taught glass design at Edinburgh College of Art, Scotland and Sunderland Polytechnic, England.  Ann has a studio in Denver, Colorado and teaches art in Denver Public Schools.

Curriculum Vitae

Selected Exhibitions:
2010 Culpeper's Medicinal Herbs, The Dairy Center for the Arts, Boulder, Colorado
2010 From Penstemons to Pines, Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver, Colorado
2009 - 10 - Losing Paradise?, ASBA, Missouri Botanical Garden, Chicago Botanic Garden, New York Botanical Garden, National Museum of Natural History at Smithsonian Institution
2009 - 10 - Rare, RMSBA, Denver Botanic Gardens, Steamboat Art Museum, Fort Lewis College, Durango, Business of Art Center, Manitou Springs, Colorado
2007 ASBA/HSNY Tenth Annual Botanical Art Exhibition, New York, N.Y.
2006 ASBA/HSNY Ninth Annual Botanical Art Exhibition, New York, N.Y.
2005 Fresh Cut, ASBA International Juried Show, Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, Minnesota
2002- 2007 RMSBA Spring Shows, Denver, Colorado
2002 RMSBA/Denver Orchid Society Show, 1st Place winner, Denver, Colorado
2002 Denver Botanical Gardens Flora Project Fall Exhibition, 2nd Place winner, Denver, Colorado
2002 RMSBA Fall Show, Denver, Colorado
2001 RMSBA/Denver Orchid Society Show, 1st Place winner, Denver, Colorado
1989 Art of Craft, Joanne Lyon Gallery, Aspen, Colorado
1986 Solo Exhibition, Atwell Gallery, Colorado Springs, Colorado
1986 Scale/Detail, Habatat Galleries, Detroit, Michigan
1985 – 1990 Annual Invitational Exhibitions, Glass Art Gallery, Toronto, Canada
1981 Solo Exhibition, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, Ohio
1979 Contemporary Scottish Glass, St. Enoch Exhibition Centre, Glasgow, Scotland
1979 British Artists in Glass, Galerie S. M., Frankfurt, Germany
1978 Scottish Society of Woman Artists, The National Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
1977 Focus Gallery, Nottingham, England

Selected Publications:
2009 Durable Plants for the Garden, A PLant Select® Guide, pp. 46, 74, 94, Fulcrum Publishing
2004 Denver Botanic Gardens, Continuing Education Course Catalog, illustration, cover; and p. 07.
2002 RMSBA Fall Newsletter, p.5, Calypso bulbosa image
1988 Neues Glas, issue 3/88, pp. 211 – 212. “Ann Fleming – Fortsetzung Einer Tradition” by Daniela Clemons
1979 The Scottish Review, no. 13, p. 29, “The Challenge to Crafts in Scotland” by Brian Blench

Collections:
1979 Glasgow Museums and Art Galleries, Glasgow, Scotland
Numerous private collections throughout North America and Europe

Education:
1976 Diploma in Art and Design, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh, Scotland
2003 Certificate in Botanical Illustration, Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver, Colorado

Experience:
1979 Grant to Individual Artists, North of England Arts Council
1979 Lecturer in Glass Design, Sunderland Polytechnic, Sunderland, England
1978 Lecturer in Glass Design, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh, Scotland