Anne Walker worked on woodcutting at Smith College with Seong Moy. She attended the Academy of the Grande Chaumière in Paris and, in 1955, was introduced to etching in J. Friedlaender’s studio. She also produces unique works in gouache enhanced with pastel. She has illustrated printed books including: Morning Notebook with Edward Kessler (Editions Biren), Finisterra with Kenneth White, Les Meteores with Marc Le Bot, Terrestres with Jocelyne François, L’oiseau-lumière with Gilles Plazy (Éditions Fata Morgana) And single or very limited-edition books, painted books on texts by B. Noël, Guillevic, Z. Bianu, M. Butor, M. Deguy, K. Koch, R. Padgett, Baudelaire, Rimbaud, Thoreau, Emily Dickinson, W. Stevens.
Featured image: Anne Walker – Forêt d’automne Autumn Forest – image courtesy of Sylvan Cole Gallery