born in Charleston, South Carolina
lives and works in Brooklyn, New York

2004 MFA, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
1998 BFA, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
Residencies & Grants
2009 Illinois State University Visiting Artist-in-Residence, Normal, IL
2007 Seven Below Arts Initiative Artists-in-Residence Program, Burlington, VT
2005  Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach, FL
2004, 2003 Union League Civic and Arts Foundation Grant, Chicago, IL 
1999 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME
1997 G. Hodge Ritchie Award for Excellence in Printmaking, RISD, Providence, RI
Solo Exhibitions
2012 Hysterical Curtains, Proof, Boston, MA
2011 Tourist in a Floating World, Clyburn Research Center, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
2009 Disco Sublime, collaborative two-person exhibition with Paul Heyer, Proof, Boston, MA
2009 Graveyards & Parking Lots, University Galleries, Illinois State University, Normal, IL
2007 The Future is Here, Taxter and Spengemann, New York, NY
2004 Anna Schachte, Taxter and Spengemann, New York, NY
Group Exhibitions
2012 Regina Rex: Part Two, Eli Ping, New York, NY
2011 Creating the New Century: Contemporary Art from the Dicke Collection, The Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH
2008 Into the Woods, The Arsenal Gallery, Central Park, New York, NY
2008 Deadliest Catch:Hamptons, Cottelston Advisors, South Hampton, NY
2007 Id Is, Steven Wolf Fine Arts,
San Francisco, CA
2007 Poets on Painters, Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University, Witchita, KS, traveling to University Galleries, Illinois State University, Normal, IL;  Queens Library Gallery, Jamaica, NY;  Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
2005 Group Painting Exhibition, Susanne Hilberry Gallery, Detroit, MI
2005 The General’s Jamboree 2nd Annual Watercolor Exhibition, Guild & Greyshkul, New York, NY
2004 MFA Thesis Exhibition, Gallery 400, Chicago, IL
2004 Anna Schachte and José Lerma, 1R Gallery, Chicago, IL
2003 Drawings by Katy Fischer and Anna Schachte, The Green House, Chicago, IL
2003 Love and Lust, New Works Gallery, Chicago, IL
2003 School House Rock, Univerity of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
2000 Snapshot, Contemporary Museum, Baltimore, MD
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Crawford, Lynn and Hartmut Austen, eds.  Detroit: Telegraph 2 (2007): 44, 113.

Geha, Katie and Travis Nichols, eds. Poets on Painters (exhibition catalog.) Wichita, Kansas: Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University, 2007, pp. 91-94.

Page, Dick and James Gibbs.  “Head over Heels.” Nylon Sept 2007, p.176.

Polston, Pamela. "Artists Take Over Former Phish HQ."  Seven Days 3 October 2007.