Annet is an undergraduate and graduate professor at MICA. She served as chair of the fiber department from 1989 to 2008 and stepped down to spearhead curriculum in Wearable Technology and Internationalization.
She has developed and taught a diverse curriculum in Smart Textiles with outside institutions and departments including the International Collaboration with WdKA, Rotterdam The Netherlands and study abroad programs to Turkey, Peru, Vietnam, Spain, Morocco and Portugal.
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Born in The Netherlands, Annet received a MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art, MI and one from Syracuse University, NY. Telos Art Publishing published a Monograph in 2003. Has exhibited nationally and internationally, including HOMA Museum in Seoul, Korea, Museum of Arts and Design in NYC; Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts; 28th MD; City Gallery, Atlanta, GA; Decorative Arts Museum, Little Rock, AK; Textiel Museum, Tilburg, NL. Reviewed in Le Monde, Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, New York Times, Christian Science Monitor, Baltimore Sun, The Atlanta Constitution, Philadelphia Inquirer, Fiberarts. Surface Design and Sculpture Magazine.