Born in Brooklyn, New York, Annabeth Rosen received her BFA from NYS State College of Ceramics at Alfred University and her MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art. After graduate school, Rosen taught at School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Rhode Island School of Design, Tyler School of Art and Bennington College, while participating in residencies, at the Bemis project in Omaha, Watershed in Maine and The Fabric Workshop and Museum, and the Borofsky Center in Philadelphia. Presently she teaches at University of California Davis holding the Robert Arneson Endowed Chair.
Rosen has received multiple grants and awards, a Pew Fellowship, two National Endowment for the Arts Fellowships, and a number of UC Davis Research Grants, and most recently a Joan Mitchell Painters and Sculptors Award. Rosen’s work is the collection of the The Boston Museum of Fine Art, The Oakland Museum, The Denver Art Museum, The Philadelphia Museum of Art, and many public and private collections. She shows her work with Gallery Paule Anglim in San Francisco. Her work has been exhibited around the world, in venues including Taipei, Kyoto, Seoul, Mallorca, London, and Glasgow.