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EDUCATION:

2017 MFA, Studio Art, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

2012 BFA, Studio Art, Painting, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN


AWARDS, NOMINATIONS, & SCHOLARSHIPS:

2018 SFMOMA SECA Art Award Nominee, San Francisco, CA

2017 Outstanding Graduate Student Award, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

2016 Edwin Anthony & Adalaine Bourdeaux Cadogan Scholarship, San Francisco, CA

2015 MFA Fellowship, SFAI, San Francisco, CA

2010 Dorothy Dile Materials Grant, University of Tennessee, Knoxville


PUBLICATIONS:

2018 Root Division Introductions Exhibitions Catalog

2018 New American Paintings, No. 133, Pacific Coast Issue

2017 San Francisco Art Institute MFA Catalog

2017 Root Division MFA Now Archive Project Catalog


RESIDENCIES:

2018-2019  Root Division Studio Artist Program, San Francisco, CA

2017 San Francisco Art Collective, East Meets West / West Meets East Residency, Venice, Italy


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

2019 Memorized Emotions, The Fourth Wall Gallery, Oakland, CA

2019 Non-Consensual Paintings, Artists' Television Access, San Francisco, CA

2017 Immaterial Paintings, MFA Final Exhibition, The San Francisco Mint, San Francisco, CA

2015 We All Screen, Paintings by Rebecca Kaufman, Pilot Light, Knoxville, TN

2012 All My Children, BFA Senior Thesis Show, Fluorescent Gallery, Knoxville, TN

2011 Paintings, Fort Sanders Yacht Club Gallery, Knoxville, TN

2010 Analog \\ Digital, Fort Sanders Yacht Club Gallery, Knoxville, TN

2010 Analog \\ Digital, Gallery 1010, Knoxville, TN


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2019 Misfit Makers Factory, Root Division, San Francisco, CA (upcoming)

2019 Open Book Show 6, Arion Press, San Francisco, CA

2019 More Than 700 Years, SFAI PreCollege Faculty Exhibition, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2019 Allowance for Form, Fundraiser for Creative Writing at St. Mary’s College, Guerrero Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2019 Push it Forward 4, SF Skate Club Fundraiser + Auction, Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2019 An Italian Affair, Index of Venice, Nido Living, San Francisco, CA

2019 Reality Under Construction, The Collective Gallery, Denver, CO

2018 Misfit Makers F, Root Division, San Francisco, CA

2018 Diagonal, Shotwell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2018 Root Division's 17th Annual Live Art Auction, San Francisco, CA

2018 Introductions, Root Division, San Francisco, CA

2018 Taste, Root Division Fundraiser and Silent Auction, San Francisco, CA

2018 Opticks + Alchemists, Black Serum, San Francisco, CA

2018 Push it Forward 3, SF Skate Club Fundraiser + Auction, Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2017 Delusions of Fear, Swell Gallery, SFAI Fort Mason Graduate Center, San Francisco

2017 SFAI Alumni Courtyard Exhibition for the naming of the Osher Lecture Hall, San Francisco, CA

2017 East Meets West / West Meets East, Archivi Della Misericordia, Venice, Italy

2017 The Original Disruptor, SFAI Gala Courtyard Exhibition, San Francisco, CA

2017 Future Conscious, The Laundry Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2017 Push it Forward 2, SF Skate Club Fundraiser + Auction, Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2017 Alternative Dementia, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2016 Murphy & Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards, SOMArts Cultural Center, San Francisco, CA

2016 Psychedelia, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2016 Reconciling Madness, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2015 FRIENDS, Mulberry Gallery, Richmond, VA

2014 Across the Short Divide, Vacuum Shop Gallery, Knoxville, TN


PRESS:

https://www.juxtapoz.com/news/painting/the-new-optical-art-rebecca-kaufman-at-artists-television-access/

https://themattgonzalezreader.com/2019/08/29/rebecca-kaufman/

http://www.atasite.org/2019/08/31/nonconsensual-paintings-solo-exhibition-of-new-works-by-rebecca-kaufman/

https://www.bobcutmag.com/stories/2019/8/21/open-book-show-6-life-and-resistance-in-the-everyday

https://www.newamericanpaintings.com/artists/rebecca-kaufman

https://www.artslant.com/sf/articles/show/48753-rebecca-kaufman-answers-5-questions

https://www.artslant.com/sf/articles/show/48461-under-the-radar-haya-ogura-rebecca-kaufman-lesley-blakelock

http://www.artbusiness.com/1open/090116.html