Anne Marchand

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AWAKENING Opens February 10, 2017 in Carmel, CA

Green Chalk Contemporary is pleased to present Awakening – a collection of works by artists reacting to a new era in Washington. The show opens with a public reception and benefit for The Kinship Center, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping Central Coast neglected and traumatized children through foster care, adoption, relative caregiving and mental health services, on February 10, 2017, 3rd Floor, Carmel Plaza, Carmel-by-the-Sea. Curated by Gail Enns, the show will feature... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 2/10


Live and Silent Auction to Take Place September 19th at the Rehoboth Art League, DelawareRehoboth Beach, DE: On September 19, 2015 the Beebe Medical Foundation, Rehoboth Art League, Village Improvement Center and will host the Courage Unmasked Rehoboth Beach Gala. Courage Unmasked Rehoboth Beach (CURB) is a silent and live auction to raise money and awareness for head and neck cancer (HNC), on behalf of the 9114HNC Fund. The mission of the 9114HNC Fund, in addition to... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 9/16/15

The Athenaeum Invitational

September 10, 2015 - October 25, 2015 Reception Sunday, September 13 from 4 to 6pm. Free and Open to the Public   Exhibit generously sponsored by TTR | Sotheby's International Realty This is a theme-based show with both open call and invited submissions. The theme is Cole Porter's "Don't Fence Me In". Jack Rasmussen, Director of the Katzen Art Center at American University will determine the works to win the $1,500 and $1,000 prizes. Inspired by Cole... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 9/8/15

The Athenaeum Invitational September 10 - October 25, 2015

  September 10 – October 25, 2015 The Athenaeum Invitational Opening Reception Sunday, September 13 from 4 to 6. Inspired by Cole Porter’s classic, ‘Don’t Fence Me In,’ over thirty local artists created works that were accepted into the first Athenaeum Invitational. Eight artists who have previously exhibited in the Athenaeum Gallery were invited to create a work for the show, one of which will be selected for a $1500 prize. One of the regional artists who responded to the open call... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 8/18/15

BEST BET! Opening Reception August 22

BEST BET! Including: Robert Brady, Margaret Niven, Richard Whittaker, Susan Hyde Greene and Anne Marchand. View this email in your browser     BEST BET!  Exhibition Party, Aug 22, 5:00- 8:00pm Aug 18- Sept 5, 2015Green Chalk Contempory616 Lighthouse Ave, New Monterey, CAContact: Gail... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 8/17/15

Anne Marchand: Vision of Myth & Holiday Group Show.

December is a perfect time to stop in at Green Chalk and see the exhibition!   Anne Marchand: Vision of Myth & Holiday Group Show. Green Chalk Contemporary invites you! RECEPTION: SATURDAY, DECEMBER 13, 5- 8 pm  616 Lighthouse Ave, New Monterey, CA!                                                       The exhibition runs through December 27, 2014 INVITATION HERE Holiday Group Show includes: Sharron Antholt, Rob Barnard, Dave Higgins, Susan Hyde Greene, Francie Hester, Tom... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 11/30/14

Anne Marchand in The Viewing Room, Art Voices Magazine Summer Issue 2014

  Check out the work online at Green Chalk Contemporary! Visit The Lighthouse District in New Monterey, CA this summer and see Anne Marchand's work in Green Chalk's Project Room and the Hawthorne Mansion. [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 6/23/14

New Work Goes Home

Collectors love new commissioned work installed today. She says, “It makes me happy”. He says, "I love it."            HEIWA, 2014, Anne Marchand, acrylic and mixed media on canvas, 60 x 48 inches. [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 5/30/14

Artists' Homes and Studios features the work of Anne Marchand

Schiffer Publishing announced that Artists' Homes and Studios will be published by the end of the year and I was selected to be in it! Here's the book cover. More details coming when the book will appear at Barnes & Noble and on Amazon.         [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 5/28/14


                 Green Chalk Contemporary would like to take this opportunity                    to thank ALICIA FRIEDMANN INTERIOR DESIGN for making                  serious art a part of hersignature design concepts.                          Over 40,000 visitors were introducedto Green Chalk Contemporary                             through her support at the 50th Anniversary of the Pasadena Show... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 5/25/14

Affordable Art Fair & Studio News

Anne Marchand          April 2014   I hope your Spring is filled with artful surprises. I am pleased to be part of some exciting exhibitions. I invite you to see them in the coming months!      OF BEING by Anne Marchand, 2014, acrylic on canvas, 36 x 36 in (Private Collector)    In New York City, the Affordable Art Fair opens at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Chelsea on Tuesday, April... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 3/31/14

GREEN CHALK OPENING RECEPTION SAT MAR 15- Anne Marchand, recent paintings

ANNE MARCHAND: THREADSMarch 15 - May 3, 2014Green Chalk Contemporary 616 Lighthouse Ave, New Monterey, CASaturday, March 15, 6:00- 8:00 pm   Green Chalk Contemporary is delighted to present recent paintings by Washington, DC artist Anne Marchand in her first West Coast solo exhibition. "With layers upon layers of colors, materials, words, and forms, inspired by sources as disparate as astronomy, nature, and poetry, artist Anne Marchand’s imaginative and fascinating work is akin to a... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 2/23/14


Join Us this Fall at the Affordable Art Fair at The Tunnel in Chelsea PULSE by Anne Marchand, 36x36",Acrylic and Mixed Media on Canvas   Fair Dates: October 3-6, 2013 – The Tunnel Private Preview Party on October 2   Media Contact: Lennox Campello info[at]alidaanderson[dot]com, 301-437-1054   NEW YORK CITY, (SEPT. 23, 2013)— Affordable Art Fair New York will showcase the exciting artwork of Anne Marchand, Jodi Walsh, and Tim Vermeulen from October 3-6, 2013 at... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 9/24/13

Green Chalk Contemporary presents GCC/1 Exhibition

  Green Chalk Contemporary GCC/1 Inaugural ExhibitionSeptember 1- October 4, 2013Reception: Saturday, September 7, 6- 8 pm616 Lighthouse Avenue, Monterey, CA   Green Chalk Contemporary is pleased to announce “GCC/1”, the inaugural exhibition at its new space at 616 Lighthouse Ave., New Monterey, CA. The exhibition opens on Saturday, September 7, 2013, with a reception at the gallery from 6 - 8 pm. On display will be a selection of paintings, sculpture, ceramics,... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 8/31/13

Painting is Love

Painting is love.  By love, I don't mean a smaltzy attitude of romance. Like true love, painting commands committment from the artist, the ups and downs of relationship including pain and pleasure. It's up to the artist to grapple with the elements of meaning making during the process of creating. Be it a zen discipline or highly active encounter with the muse that the artist cultivates, she stands at the brink of the unknown and brings back insights. Even seekers of truth run the risk of being... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 6/25/13

Emerge Fine Art presents Anne Marchand: Illumination

In her new body of work, Marchand explores themes of space, music, energy, and poetry. Her palette of iridescent and translucent colors contrast with opaque passages and textures that engage vast boundaries of physical space and reference yearnings of the human heart.Anne Marchand will be at Emerge Fine Art located in Cary at 200 S Academy St Ste 110 from 6-9 pm on 4/26. Please join us to celebrate this great new body of work. The exhibition will run from April 26 -  May 17, 2013. For more... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 5/8/13

Evolve Urban Arts Project Presents Paintings by Anne Marchand in Washington, DC. USA

Wings of Desire. Anne Marchand. Photo courtesy Evolve Urban Arts and the artist. Closing Reception: Friday, March 17, 2013 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm Exhibition on view through March 21, 2013 @ The Project space located in the Pierce School Loft, 1375 Maryland Avenue, NE, in the H Street Arts and Entertainment District, Washington, DC. About the Artist Anne is 6th 2011 Showcase Winner at ArtSant and a recipient of Artist Fellowship in 2009 from the DC Commission on the Arts and... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 2/3/13

Amy Lamb and Anne Marchand @ Heurich Gallery, Washington, DC through March 6, 2013

Amy Lamb and Anne Marchand            December 12, 2012 – March 6, 2013         The Heurich Gallery at Boston Properties                                        505 Ninth St. NW, Washington D.C. USA                                          Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday, 8am to 7pm  Saturday, 9am to 4pm Boston Properties is proud to present an exhibition of works by local artists Amy Lamb and Anne Marchand. Amy Lamb’s graphic black and white botanical portraits are informed by her... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 2/1/13


Exhibition on display from May 7 – July 6, 2012 The Gallery @  Children’s National Medical Center 111 Michigan Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20010 a group exhibition featuring the works of internationally & nationally known artists:  Joan Belmar, Anne Bouie, Elsa Gebreyesus, Wayson Jones, Anne Marchand, Tariq Tucker, Ann Marie Williams, and J. Bertram White Curator: Jarvis DuBois Not too unlike a DJ's “digging in the crates” to pull together seemingly disparate musical... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 5/29/12

Anne Marchand's work featured in US publications

Several paintings were selected for two editions of Studio Visit Magazine. Stay tuned for more publications this December. Here is a list of recent publications/media that feature images and information about the body of work that I am doing. Please direct inquires about pricing and purchasing the work to me or to Porter Contemporary. You can obtain a copy of the publications listed below, online at their respective websites. Studio Visit Magazine, (MA),  Juror: Ian Berry, Skidmore... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 11/1/11

Paintings by Anne Marchand explore the turning of the universe by Cody Calamaio

A new exhibit of 30 abstract paintings by Marchand at the King Street Gallery of Montgomery College evokes the images of outer space and explores the connection between science and mysticism. Titled after a line from a hymn, the exhibit “Of Shining Worlds” parallels the questions about what makes the universe function and the existence of beautiful forms out in space. Read more HERE by Cody Calamaio, Staff Writer, [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 11/1/11

Saturated, Intuitive Color

Sensational Color Expert, Kate Smith Interviews Washington, DC based Artist, Anne MarchandSee the Video Marchand uses a palette rich with saturated colors that gives her paintings an air of excitement, depth, and mystery. She continues to build on her knowledge of color theory. Luminosity and iridescence play a role in these evocative compositions. Applied textures contrast with passages of acrylic paint to enliven the surfaces of these bold... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 7/6/09

Of Bricks and Beauty

Murals feed the urban soul Gallery Of Bricks and Beauty A look at Washington's urban murals. » LAUNCH PHOTO GALLERY By DeNeen L. Brown Sunday, May 17, 2009   Beauty always seems to fall on the lowest step of the staircase of needs. You tread on it to get to other things, such as food, shelter, safety, companionship. [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 5/17/09

Featured artist Interview / A.C.T.

Copyright Anne Marchand: "Spinning Night" 36" x 48" acrylic & mixed media Established artist Anne Marchand navigates her full time career with elegance, grace and resilience. A native of New Orleans, Anne credits her "optimistic attitude with a sense of gratitude and wonder has been key to helping go through the inevitable droughts of being a creative person. Taking the time to research and implement new strategies for staying on track helps maintain a strong foundation in... [more]
Posted by Anne Marchand on 4/5/09