Anita Thacher Catalogue
Anita Thacher
Chronology
1968-2011
Commercial film work for production companies including Maysles Films, Corra Films, FdM Architect and many others. Editorial consulting on narrative feature, HERE, 2010.
 
1989
Commission: Metropolitan Museum & Getty Museum, Program for Art on Film.
 
Teaching, University of the Aegean, Lesvos, Greece.

1980s: Teaching, Lincoln Center in the Schools, New York City Public Schools, New York, New York.

 
1991-1992
20th Year Visiting Artist Program, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado.
 
1995
Teaching, New York University, New York, New York.
 
1997
Teaching, Long Island University.
 
1998
Teaching, New York University, New York, New York.
 
2001
Commission: Sedgwick Cultural Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
 
2001-2002
Artist-in-Residence, Hunter College, New York, New York.
 
2003
Artist-in-Residence, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio.
 
2005
Commission: MTA Arts for Transit, Illuminated Station, Greenport, Long Island, New York.
 
2006
Artist-in-Residence, Marygrove, Detroit, Michigan.
 
2008
Commission: 30th Festival Internazionale di Cinema e Donne, Traveling Light, Florence, Italy.
 
Mentor, Transart Institute, New York, New York.
 
2011
Currently lives and works in New York.

Education:
The New School, BA English Literature
New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting, and Sculpture
Millennium Film School

Selected Grants and Awards:
The Pollock-Krasner Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts (four grants)
New York State Council on the Arts (five grants)
Ford Foundation
American Film Institute
French Minister of Culture Award
Martin E. Segal Award of Lincoln Center (first recipient)
Cine Golden Eagle (two awards)
Beard's Fund
Jerome Foundation
Mitchell A. Wilder Award
28th Chicago International Film Festival Gold Plaque Award
MacDowell Colony Fellow and Board Member
Civitella Ranieri Fellow

 
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