Rebecca Lynn Hewitt

(920)460.5024   |   Rebecca.Lynn.Hewitt@gmail.com   

Houston, Texas   |   RebeccaLynnHewitt.com

 

RELATED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2016   Education Program Coordinator

TX/RX Labs

Houston, Texas

 

2016   Program Manager

Studio Arts and Craft Centre

University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

EDUCATION

2016    Bachelor of Fine Arts with an emphasis in Jewelry and Metalsmithing

Graduated May 2016

University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2017     Artist Get Ready Grant

             CERF+

 

2016    Ethical Metalsmiths Emerging Artist Award

Ethical Metalsmiths Student Committee 

 

2016   Metals!16 Harold A. Milbrath Memorial Jewelry and Metalsmithing Prize [First Place]

The University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

2015    Metals!15 Harold A. Milbrath Memorial Jewelry and Metalsmithing Prize [First Place]

The University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

2015    Mary E. Van Deven Scholarship

The University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

2015    Seared ’15: Enamel Workshop and Collaboration Invitation

Pocosin Arts Center, Columbia, North Carolina

 

2014     Frederick R. Layton Scholarship

The University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

2013    Best Use of Materials Award, The Art of AdORNAMENTS

The Racine Art Museum, Racine, Wisconsin

 

2013    First-Year Program Award

The University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

EXHIBITIONS

2017     Sculp-Chur

             Dimension Gallery

             Austin, Texas

 

2017     4th Annual So Fresh and So Clean

             Ethical Metalsmiths

             Online Exhibiton

             Juried by: Christine Clark

 

2017     Earrings Galore 2017

            Heidi Lowe Gallery

            Rehoboth Beach, Delaware

 

2017     Project Space

             Houston Center for Contemporary Craft

             Houston, Texas

 

2016    3rd Annual So Fresh and So Clean

Ethical Metalsmiths

Online Exhibition 

Juried by: Stephanie Voegele

 

2016    In Transit

Blue Onion Bus Gallery

Milwaukee, Wisconsin 

 

2016    Typeset

Special Collections

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

2016    Metals!16

3rd Floor Gallery, Kenilworth Square East, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Juried by: Veleta Vancza 

    

2016    43rd Annual Juried Show

Union Art Gallery

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 

 

2015    2nd Annual So Fresh and So Clean

Ethical Metalsmiths

Online Exhibition 

Juried by: Renee Zettle-Sterling

 

2015    Crossing Over 2015 Exhibition

Union Art Gallery

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

2015    Metals!15

3rd Floor Gallery, Kenilworth Square East, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Juried by: Bob Ebendorf

 

2015    Object Contemporary Craft Sale

Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

2015    42nd Annual Juried Show

Union Art Gallery

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 

 

2015    Junior Scholarship Competition – Department of Art and Design

Arts Center Gallery

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

2014    Crossing Over 2014 Exhibition

Union Art Gallery

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

2014    Object Contemporary Craft Sale

Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

2014     Sophomore Scholarship Competition – Department of Art and Design

Arts Center Gallery

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

2014     Metals!14

3rd Floor Gallery, Kenilworth Square East, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

2013    The Art of AdORNAMENTS

Racine Art Museum, Racine, Wisconsin

 

2013    First Year Experience Exhibition

Union Art Gallery, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

INTERNSHIPS

2015    Digital Craft Research Lab Technician for Frankie Flood

The University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, Milwaukee Wisconsin

     

2015    Studio Assistant for Stephanie Voegele 

The University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, Milwaukee Wisconsin

 

2014     First Year Intern for Josie Osbourne, Director of the First-Year Program

The University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin