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Ann-Marie Stillion, visual artist
 
Exhibition

• “Giant Steps," King Street Station exhibition, Seattle, 2016
• “The Female Gaze,” Building 30 Seattle Art Fair Satellite Exhibition, Seattle, 2015
• “Small Works,” Magnuson Park Gallery, Seattle, 2014
• “Building 30 group show,” Magnuson Park Gallery, Seattle, 2014
• Studio F Gallery exhibition, Seattle, 2013 • PCNW Longshot, Seattle, 2012
• "Artists 4 Japan" benefit exhibit, Seattle, 2011
• Habitude Earth Day benefit exhibit, Seattle, 2011
• Photo Center Push Pin Show, Seattle 2011
• Solo exhibit of new mixed media, photographs and paintings at Habitude Gallery, Seattle 2010
• "Eva Washington, Sweet are the uses of Adversity," a video installation at e4c electronic gallery, Seattle, 2010-2011
• Solo exhibit of paintings and photographs at Dandelion Gallery, Seattle 2009
• ISO PCNW: Longshot Exhibition at Ouch My Eye Gallery, Seattle, 2009
• "Eva Washington," photographs, The Press Gallery, Seattle, 2009
• "On the Beach,"  The Press Gallery, Seattle, 2009
• "Outside In," an installation, The Press Gallery, Seattle, 2009
• "Asian Guys' Hair," solo exhibit of photographs at Northwest Asian Film Festival, Seattle, 2007 

Publication
• The Female Gaze: Creating something new with Ann-Marie Stillion! By Xavier Lopez Jr. September 27, 2015, Seattle PI
• Sex on the Moon! An Interview with Photographer Ann-Marie Stillion on her Installation at the Giant Steps Exhibit! By Xavier Lopez Jr. March 27, 2016 Seattle PI

Public Art
• “unfurled,” an art in the park project funded in part by City of Seattle Parks department and office of arts and culture, part of ongoing work which helps Muslims and non Muslims appreciate one another productively and warmly. A work in progress to include three sculpture works, an interactive event and a video.

Professional arts related experience
Associate editor and designer for Northwest Asian Weekly
Founding member for Rainbow Bookfest
Drawing instructor, University of Washington Community classes
Color Instructor, Henry Cogswell College
Designer, Fusion Studios
Arts Editor, Flagstaff Live
Director, ArtTrek Gallery and Art School
Admissions Director, Academy of Art University
Advertising and Design instructor, Academy of Art University
Writing and poetry instructor, California State Prison at Soledad
Performance poet and producer, "Pentavoice" 
 
Awards
• E4c video installation award for "Eva Washington: Sweet are the uses of Adversity", 2010. One of thirteen artists chosen nationally for a National Endowment for the Arts funded project which is screened for the public for one year in King County, Washington. 
• Society of Professional Journalists, 2007 for illustration, first place for "Year of the Dog."
• Society of Professional Journalists, 2007 for general news photography, second place for "Immigration Rally."
• Washington Newspaper Publishers Association, 2007 for design, third place for Best Page Design
• Washington Newspaper Publishers Association, 2007 for writing, third place for Best Art Story, "Making his mark," the life of artist Jimmy Mirikitani
• Society of Professional Journalists, 2006 for photography, general news, honorable mention for “A tribute to veterans"
• Society of Professional Journalists, 2006 for illustrations category, honorable mention for “Year of the Rooster”
• Washington Newspaper Publishers Association for photography, Spot News, second place for photo of Martin Luther King Day protest march, 2004 

Education
Graduated with a BFA in Comparative Literature at Northern Arizona University and studied illustration at the Academy of Art College, along with art, design and photography classes at California College of Arts and Crafts, Laney College in California and at School of Visual Concepts and Photo Center Northwest in Washington.