REBECCA SARGENT

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EDUCATION

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, MFA in Visual Arts                                           2009

Wright State University, Dayton, OH, BFA in Visual Arts                                                          2006

Professional EXPERIENCE

K12 Gallery & TEJAS, Dayton, OH                                                                                             2011 -   present                          

Program Director; Coordinate programs                                                                                                                            

Wright State University, Dayton, OH                                                                                         2010 – present

Instructor: 2D Design & Color, Drawing, Painting, Art Appreciation                                                                                                            

University of Dayton, Dayton, OH                                                                                             2013-2014

Instructor:  Drawing

Sinclair Community College, Dayton, OH                                                                                  2013

Instructor: Drawing

Stivers School for the Arts, Dayton, OH                                                                                     2010 – 2011

Visiting Artist                                                                                                                            

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA                                                                              2007 - 2009

Teaching Assistant; Undergraduate Painting and Drawing Courses                                                                                

Lectures/Special Projects

Visiting Artist Lecture, Wright State University                                                                            2016

Getting in the Game, Artist Panel Member, Rosewood Arts Center, Dayton, OH

Visiting Artist Lecture, Indiana University East                                                                            2015

Contemporary Painting Practices Workshop, TEJAS Gallery                                                     2011

Public Art Projects, Murals, K12 Gallery & TEJAS                                                                        2011-present

Experimental Drawing & Urban Cityscape Painting                                                                    2010                                                                                                                                              Stivers Summer Arts Program, Dayton, OH                                                                                              

Environmental Impacts: A Mural Project                                                                                      2009                                                                                                                                                   Intercultural Family Services Summer Arts Camp, Philadelphia, PA                                                                                                                                                                                         

AWARDS/Programs

University of Pennsylvania, Scholarship                                                                                       2007 – 2009

Wright State University, Scholarship                                                                                             2002 -  2006                                                                          

Chautauqua Institute, Summer Program, Chautauqua, NY                                                          2005

Wright State University Study Abroad Program, Florence, Italy                                                   2003

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

Members Show, Dutoit Gallery, Dayton, OH                                                                                  2016

Whitewater Valley Art Competition, Indiana University East, Juror James Elkins                        2015

90’s Kids, 3 Person Show, Indiana University East, Richmond, IN                                              

25/25, Group Show, The Winds Café, Yellow Springs, Ohio

Observe(ed), Group Show, TEJAS Gallery, Dayton, Ohio                                                               2014

Juried Alumni Exhibition, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio

Can I Get a Witness, 2 person show, TEJAS Gallery, Dayton Ohio                                                2013

Dirt and Matter, solo show, TEJAS Gallery, Dayton, OH                                                                  2011  

Exhibit 99, group show, RUA Gallery, Dayton, Ohio                        

Faculty Exhibition, group show, 5th Street Gallery, Dayton, OH                                                     2010

Where There’s Smoke, There’s Smoke, group show, Michael Steinberg Gallery, NY, NY             2009

Fractured Territory, 3 person show, Roger LaPelle Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

University of Pennsylvania 2009 MFA Thesis Show, group show, The Icebox, Philadelphia,PA                                                                                       

Identity, group show, Myerson Gallery, Philadelphia, PA                                                                  2008                                     

Print 14, group show, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA                                                  2007                                                                                                                  

Wright State University Senior Show,  group show, Robert and Elaine Stein Gallery, Dayton,       2006                                                                                

The Sideshow,  group show, The Cannery Building, Dayton, OH                                                                                                                                                                  

Prints and Paintings from Chautauqua, Experimental Gallery at Wright State University               2005

PUBLICATIONS

Pecha Kucha Dayton Poster, Marketing Material, Dayton, Ohio                                                       2016

Bomb Magazine Website, Internet Podcast, www.bombmagazine.com                                          2010

Icon Magazine, Philadelphia, PA, Review                                                                                           2009

Life in Boxes: Comic Art and Artifacts, University of Pennsylvania Libraries                                    2008