Born in Sherburne, Minnesota, Rollins obtained her M.A. degree at the University of Minnesota and then studied at the Corcoran Art Gallery, Minneapolis School of Art, and with Hans Hofmann and Cameron Booth. While teaching art at the University of Minnesota, she often spent summers in California. She died in Hopkins, Minnesota. Exh: Nelson Gallery (Kansas City), 1935, 1936 (prizes); AIC, 1937; Sacramento, CA, 1941; Oakland Art Gallery, 1958; Monterey, CA, 1958. In: University of Minnesota; Virginia (MN) Library. Mural: University High School (Minneapolis).
Edan Hughes, “Artists in California, 1786-1940”
Who’s Who in American Art 1940-66.
Image courtesy of the Minnesota Historical Society