Born and raised in San Diego, California, Annie Dover graduated from San Diego State University with a BA in Psychology and Music. Annie Dover also earned an MA in Counseling and a teaching credential from SDSU. Annie Dover also holds an AA in Art. Annie Dover is an independent and largely self-taught artist who has been active in the region for over 25 years.
Annie Dover has adopted a multitude of approaches to her work; from personal symbolism to psychological figurative to plein-aire painting. Annie Dover's oil paintings are of real life experience tinged with romantic realism. Annie Dover has been the recipient of many awards. Dover has had several solo shows. Annie Dover has been featured in Southwest Art Magazine, American Art Collector Magazine and International Artist Magazine. Annie Dover is an associate member of OPA and AWA and Laguna Beach Plein Aire Association. Annie Dover is represented by the Sugarman-Peterson Gallery in Santa Fe, NM.