Anne Whitehurst’s Curriculum Vitae


1978: SAN FRANCISCO ART INSTITUTE: Post Graduate Studies; Painting and Conceptual Art

1976: SANTA CLARA UNIVERSITY: BFA, Fine Arts and Spanish.


1976-Present: FREELANCE ARTIST specializing in murals.

1978-Present: MUSICIAN: Vocals, guitar, songwriting; working in California, Texas, and Mexico.

1970-Present: MUSIC INSTRUCTOR: Teaches guitar by tablature method.

1984 -1989: FREELANCE MURALIST and musician living and working in Mexico.

1989-1996: BOOKING AGENT, PROMOTER, and ROAD MANAGER for CUYA PIQUE, a Peruvian group based in Mexico City. Planned and managed six US-Canada tours, produced and marketed four CD’s.

1989-Present: CONCERT PROMOTER, having organized and promoted such acts as Bela Fleck and The Flecktones, Maria Muldaur, Norton Buffalo, Peter Rowan, Acoustic Alchemy, Nina Gerber, Sarah Elizabeth Campbell, etc.

1989-1992: TEACHER, MERCED COLLEGE: Taught Spanish, English as a second language, Drawing, and Painting.

1992-1995: TEACHER, ARTS IN CORRECTIONS: Taught Drawing and Painting and directed inmates in the production of murals at Central California Women’s Facility At Chowchilla, California and Sierra Conservation Center in Jamestown, California.

1999-Present: DIRECTOR OF SEMINARS, teaching hands-on, step-by-step production of murals spotlighting her own crew-assisted mural method, employing crews from preschool age to octagenarians and beyond.


CREW DIRECTION: Has directed novice crews of all ages and including the developmentally disabled in the production of professional quality, dynamic murals efficiently and safely. These murals can be conglomerates of design elements provided by the participants, or designed by the artist. They are accurately reproduced, matching the mach-up precisely to the square inch at a rate of 32 to 128 square feet per day, depending on detail and level of realism.


D.O.B: 10/19/1953

HEALTH: Excellent.

Married and living with her husband, Robert Manzanedo, In Fresno, California.

Personal Interests: Music, Racquetball, Scuba, Animals, Travel.

References, list of select projects and clientele, seminar information, and portfolio upon request.



Amdahl, Sunnyvale, California
Bisbee Marine Services, Newport Beach, California
Chanel Corporation, New York, NY
California Energies Commission, Sacramento, California
Desarollos Creativos, Cabo San Lucas, Baja CFA, Sur, MX
Fisher Research Laboratories, Los Banos, California
Marina Cabo Plaza, Cabo San Lucas, Baja CFA, Sur, MX
Melia Hotel, Cabo San Lucas, Baja CFA, Sur, MX
National Semiconductor, Santa Clara, California
Western Growers Association, via George Lindemann, Los Banos, California
Cypress Mill Bar and Grill, Austin, Texas
Dowd’s Barn, Mill Valley, California
FONATUR (Mexican National Tourism Board)
Giggling Marlin Bar & Grill, Cabo San Lucas, Baja CFA, Sur, MX

Giggling Marlin Hotel, Cabo San Lucas, Baja CFA, Sur, MX
Journeys Wellness Center, Los Banos, California
Positive Changes, Los Banos, California
La Famiglia Ristorante, Los Banos, California
Marco Antonio Monroy, Architect, Mexico D.F., MX
Palapas Restaurant, Seascape, California
Sammy Hagar
Suenos Tropicales, Cabo San Lucas, Baja CFA Sur, MX
T’s Tin Shed, Round Rock, TX
Vagabond Inn, Los Banos, California
Cedar Lanes Bowling Alley, Fresno, California
Terra Sol Condominiums, Cabo San Lucas, Baja CFA, Sur, MX
State Of California, Columbia State Park Church Mural Restoration


Ciudad de Cabo San Lucas
City of Los Banos
City of Merced
City of Sacramento
City of Santa Cruz
City of Watsonville


Miano School, Los Banos, California
Gustine Elementary School, Gustine, California
Fremont Elementary School, Merced, California
Mitchell Senior Elementary, Atwater, California
Ora Loma School, Mendota, California
Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, California


1980 “Ag Art”, Freight Door Gallery, Santa Clara University
1982 “Recent Works”, Freight Door Gallery, Santa Clara University
1986 “Obras Nuevas”, Terra Sol Gallery, Cabo San Lucas, Baja CFA Sur, MX
1993 “Recent Work”, Merced County Arts Council, Merced, California
2000 “Veritas”, Merced Multicultural Arts Center, Merced, California
2003 “Intimacy and Otherness”, Gallery I, Department of Art & Art History,
Santa Clara University
2010 “Hometown Retrospective”, Positive Changes, Los Banos, California
2011 “How to know if you’re rich”, Galeria Tonantzin, San Juan Bautista, California
2012 “Recent Work”, Galeria Tonantzin, San Juan Bautista, California


Melia Hotel, Cabo San Lucas, Baja CFA, Sur, MX
Marina Cabo Plaza, Cabo San Lucas, Baja, CFA, Sur, MX
Hotel Giggling Marlin, Cabo San Lucas, Baja, CFA, Sur, MX
Santa Clara University
City of Sacramento
Gustine Elementary School
Mercey Springs Foundation, Los Banos, California
Vagabond Hotel, Los Banos, California
Bread of Life, Sacramento, California
Fremont Elementary School, Atwater, California
Mitchell Senior Elementary School, Merced, California
Our Lady of Fatima School, Los Banos, California
Ora Loma School, Mendota, California
City of Watsonville
Central California Womens’ Facility at Chowchilla
Sierra Conservation Center, Jamestown, California