Rebecca E. Volkmann
Current, Post-degree Teacher Education Program at Pima Community College, Tucson, AZ.
2003-2004 The Corcoran College of Art + Design. Washington, DC. BFA recipient in Fine Arts. On Dean's List Fall 2003 and Spring 2004. Graduated with Honors.
1996-1997 The Corcoran College of Art + Design. Washington, DC. Fine Arts Major. Entered as a Junior. Provided with a studio space. Studied Art History, painting and drawing, collage, book arts, and paper making. Dean's List in 1996.
1987-1992 The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, IL. Fine Arts Major in painting and drawing. Studies also included Art History, liberal arts, creative writing, ceramics, photography, and art therapy
1985-1987 Honors Art High School, St. Louis, MO Magnet Program specializing in Fine Arts, Design, and Applied Arts.
1983-1987 Clayton High School. St. Louis, MO.
Internships/ Professional Experience:
1991-1992 Contemporary Art Workshop. Chicago, IL. Cooperative Education Internship taken while a student at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
1985 Saint Louis Art Museum, Art History Survey Class. Taken as a prerequisite to the Museum Assistant program.
1985 Saint Louis Art Museum. Museum Assistant. Assisted in Art education classes for children, and in the slide library.
1984 Mark Twain Summer Institute. St. Louis, MO. Summer school with accelerated learning programs. First Art Class.
Awards and Recognition:
1987 Honors Art High School. Outstanding graduating student recognition.
1987 Honors Art High School. Bader's Senior Award for Excellence in the Fine Arts.
1987 Washington University in St. Louis. High School art competition. Honorable mention for two pieces submitted in Ceramic Sculpture.
1986 Washington University in St. Louis. High school art competition. Honorable mention for two pieces submitted in Design and metalsmithing.