Annie Farrar was born in Wheeling, West Virginia and grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and Nashville, Tennessee. She earned her BFA in Painting from the Maryland Institute College of Art and her MA in Museum Studies from George Washington University. Annie is a Baltimore artist whose process-oriented work is a meditation on decay and renewal. She is a Hambidge Fellow who has exhibited internationally and has work in private collections throughout the east coast and southern United States. Annie is the registrar for outgoing loans at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden.