Ann Rosen graduated from SUNY at Buffalo with a BFA and the Visual Studies Workshop with an MFA, studying with Nathan Lyons, Joan Lyons and John Wood.
She has received a number of residencies, the most recent from the Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY.
Rosen received several grants from the Brooklyn Arts Council to develop her project, In the Presence of Family, and, from the Puffin Foundation to expand her work teaching digital photography to women in living in shelter.
Exhibitions include Brooklyn Museum of Art, Museum of the City of New York, Henry Street Settlement, Five Myles Gallery, Salmagundi Club.
Solo exhibitions include Franklin Furnace, NYC, Brooklyn Public Library, Grand Army Plaza, Webster University, St. Louis, and Burchfield Penney Art Center, Buffalo, NY.
Her work is included in the permanent collections of the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn Public Library, Burchfield Penney Art Center and Albright-Knox Art Gallery.