R e b e c c a V a u g h a n a r t w o r k s R E S U M E s t a t e m e n t

rvaughanart@gmail.com

E D U C A T I O N

2001 MFA, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
1994 BFA Cum Laude, Sculpture, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
1993 Study abroad; Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
1990 Study abroad; Bernardinus College, Heerlen, Netherlands

P R O F E S S I O N A L

ACADEMIC


2009-13 Chair of Fine Arts, Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design, Denver, CO
2012 Artist Teacher, Vermont College of Fine Art; advised 2 MFA candidate students
2003-09 Head of Sculpture, Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design, Denver, CO
2001-03 Visiting 3D Foundations Instructor, Bowling Green State University, OH
1999-2001 Adjunct Sculpture Instructor, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
1998-2001 Graduate Teaching Assistant, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

NON-ACADEMIC

2012-present Board of Directors member, Redline Residency Program, Denver, CO
2011-13 Resource Artist, Redline Residency Program, Denver, CO
2008 Project Manager for Ann Hamilton's Circles of "O" performance
for the Democratic National Convention for the City of Denver, CO
1995-98 Gallery Registrar, Robischon Gallery, Denver, CO
1990-1995 Administrative Assistant, CU Art Galleries, University of Colorado

E X H I B I T I O N S

2014       
Be a Cloud, Not a Grid,
Vertigo Gallery, Denver, CO
Scrounge, Republic Plaza, Denver, CO
Two-Person show, Pirate Art Space, Denver, CO
Direct Connect, Neurotitan Gallery, Berlin, Germany

2013
Ironic Object, Project Space, Redline Gallery, Denver, CO; curated by Lanny DeVuono
Invisible Boundaries, Redline Gallery, Denver, CO; curated by Carmen Winant
Threads of Change, Foothills Art Center, Golden, CO
Ironton Group Show, Ironton Gallery, Denver, CO
First Draft; Biennial of the Americas, McNichols building, Denver, CO
Not Exactly, Redline Gallery, Denver, CO
Soft Subversions, Pirate Art Oasis, Denver; curated by Cortney Stell and Amber Cobb

2012
Stuff(ed), Laundry on Lawrence, Denver, CO
Material Engagements, Redline Gallery, Denver; curated by Harmony Hammond
Together Now, PJS Gallery, Denver, CO
Intimate Dialogues, Arvada Center, Arvada, CO
SWANK (fool), with theresa A Anderson, Ice Cube Gallery, Denver, CO
Notes on Feeling, Redline Gallery, Denver; curated by Elissa Auther
Ice Breaker
, Ice Cube Gallery, Denver, CO;
exhibition juried by Gwen Chanzit, curator of contemporary art, Denver Art Museum

2011
1:1, Ice Cube Gallery, Denver, CO
Displaced
, Ice Cube Gallery, Denver, CO
Signifier, Art Student's League, Denver, CO

2010
Personal Locator Beacon, Emmanuel Gallery, Denver, CO
Lovelines; an exhibition curated by Robischon Gallery, Redline, Denver, CO
The F-Word, University of Minnesota, Morris, MN

2009
The Boo Radley School of Sewing, for the Denver Office of Cultural Affairs, CO
DenMi, Basel Art Fair, Miami, FL

2008
O, event producer and collaborator with Ann Hamilton, Dialog: City, Denver, CO
Open to Love, Robischon Gallery, Denver, CO
Paper Couture, hosted by the Art Director’s Club of Denver, Denver, CO

2007
Better, The Lab at Belmar, Lakewood, CO
Prosthetics for Excess, FE Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2006
Lure, Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, CO
The Love Committee, Capsule Gallery, Denver, CO
Food, Sliding Door Gallery, Denver, CO
Verdure, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder, CO
The Nature of Things / Things of Nature, Art Student’s League, Denver, CO

2005
Fuzzy Logic, Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, England

2004
To Be & Not To Be, Casa Bordas, Escuela Nacional de Artes Plasticas, Mexico
Death and Other Exits, Governer's Palace, Tlaxcala, Mexico
After The Fall, Casa de La Cultura, Oaxaca, Mexico
RMCAD Faculty and Student Show, Hunan University, China
KnitKnit, Printed Matter, NY, NY
Running Rampant, FE Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
Fiberarts International 2004, FE Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2003
8-Hour Drawing Show, Allegheny College, Meadville, PA
Excesses of the Body, Dorothy Bryan Gallery, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH

2002
FiberArt, University of Minnesota, Morris, Minnesota

2001
Fleeting Intimacy, Art+Performance+Tehnology, International Sculpture Conference, Pittsburgh, PA
Lure
, Centre for Art and Media, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Small Sculpture 2001, Associated Artists of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Lure, Miller Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
Faculty Exhibition, University Art Gallery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

2000
House of Yes, Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder, CO
Bellwether, Brooklyn, NY

1999
Occasion, ILK @ Pirate, Denver, CO
Erotic Property, ILK on Santa Fe, Denver, CO
Indoor Forcing, ILK @ Pirate, Denver, CO
ILK Group Show, Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA

1998
Deja Vu, Arvada Center for the Arts & Humanities, Arvada, CO
Fashion Show, Rule Modern & Contemporary, Denver, CO
Glandular Cozies, ILK on Santa Fe, Denver, CO
Cozy and Forcing, Ilk @ Pirate, Denver, CO
Cozy, Gallery Van Go, Denver, CO

1997
ILK Group Show, ILK @ Pirate, Denver, CO
Luminous, ILK on Santa Fe, Denver, CO
ILK Product Show, ILK on Santa Fe, Denver, CO
Without Guile and Resistant, ILK @ Pirate, Denver, CO
Sweepers, Timothy McVeigh Trial at the Federal Courthouse, Denver, CO
Grand Opening, ILK on Santa Fe, Denver, CO
Congeal, COVisions Fellowship Recipient Touring Exhibition traveled to: Cherry Creek Arts Festival, Denver, CO; Colorado State Fair, Pueblo, CO; Grand Jct., CO

1996
Come on to My House, fashion show/performance, Soapy Smith's, Denver, CO
Little Girls, fashion show/performance, Soapy Smith's, Denver, CO

1994
The Penelope Quilt, installation, Boulder, CO
In Animate Layers, The Bug, Denver, CO

1993
Medicine Chest; Milagros, Anna Leownowens Gallery, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Miracles; Milagros, Anna Leownowens Gallery, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

A W A R D S

Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship, 2003
COVisions Fellowship, Colorado Council on the Arts and Humanities, 1998
Susan Irey Byrne Fellowship, Boulder, CO, 1994
Art Student’s League Grant, Boulder, CO, 1994
UROP Fellowship, Boulder, CO, 1994

B I B L I O G R A P H Y

2013

100 Colorado Creatives: Reflections on an arts journalist's year well-spent by Susan Froyd Thu., Dec. 26

The Ironic Object marks Lanny DeVuono's curatorial debut at RedLine by Michael Paglia Thursday, Oct 24

100 Colorado Creatives: Rebecca Vaughan by Susan Froyd Thu., Aug. 15

2012

Feminism is as urgent as ever at Ice Cube Gallery and Pirate: Contemporary Art by Michael Paglia Thursday, Sep 6
Denver Post, Ray Mark Rinaldi, December
Westword, Michael Paglia, November

2006
Rocky Mountain News, Mary Voelz Chandler, June Westword, Michael Paglia, June

2000
Rocky Mountain News, Mary Voelz Chandler, June

1999
Westword, Michael Paglia, April Rocky Mountain News, Mary Voelz Chandler, April

1998 Westword, Michael Paglia, June Rocky Mountain News, Mary Voelz Chandler, June Rocky Mountain News, Mary Voelz Chandler, March Art in America, Joe Miller, May Denver Post, Steve Rosen, July

P U B L I C A T I O N S

KnitKnit, Winter, 2002
Chicago Art Journal, Spring, 2002