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Rebecca J. Moran

Professor of Visual Arts, Studio Art and Digital Art and Design
Freelance Designer and Exhibiting Artist

Graphic Design, Web Design, Illustration, Animation,
Interactive Media Design and Digital Photography

CONTACT
rebeccamoran@att.net

EDUCATION
Master of Fine Arts Visual Arts, MFA
The Art Institute of Boston, Lesley University
Boston, MA. 2009

Master of Science Art Eduction, MS
Eastern CT State University, Willimantic, CT. 1988

Bachelor of Fine Arts Oil Painting, BFA
University of CT, Storrs, CT. 1976

Graphic Design Undergraduate program
University of CT, Storrs, CT. 1998

Graphic Design course work
Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI. 1998

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Adjunct Professor
Visual Arts 1992 ­– present
Eastern CT State University
Willimantic, CT
Instructor of Record
Art 219 Expression with Color Media
Art 202 Drawing I
Art 203 Graphic Design I
Art 303 Graphic Design II
Art 365 Package Design
Art 228 Creative Problem Solving
Art 365 Digital Illustration
Art 126 Digital Imaging and Web Design
Art 100 Introduction to Studio Art
Art 226 Public Art
Art 221 Computer Graphics I
Art 321 Computer Graphics II
Art 404 Digital Pre Press
Art 315 Nature Drawing
Art 120 Introduction to Print making

Adjunct Professor
Digital Media 2010 ­– 2013
University of Connecticut
Instructor of Record
Art 2011-01 Introduction to Digital Media
Art 2011-02 Introduction to Digital Media

Adjunct Professor, Foundations, Graphic Design 2010 ­– 2013
University of Pittsburgh, Online Division
Instructor of Record
FND 111 Color Theory for Print
GDE 120 Life Drawing
FND 110 Drawing I
GDE 406 Advanced Computer Graphics
G132 History and Analysis of Design

Adjunct Professor
Digital Art and Design 2004 – 2009
Three Rivers Community College, Norwich, CT.
Instructor of Record
Introduction to Digital Photography
Drawing I

Art Instructor
Windham Regional Vocational Technical High School
Willimantic, CT.
1988–1993

Art Instructor
Hall Memorial School
Willington, CT. 1982–1992

DESIGN EXPERIENCE
Creative Director, Spring Hill Studio, Storrs, CT. 2000 – present
Graphic Designer, Sunrise Marketing, Hartford, CT. 2001
Art Director, Visual-Think, Glastonbury, CT. 2000
Web Designer, UConn Web Development, Storrs, CT. 1998

TECHNICAL SKILLS
Operating Systems
Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows
Software
Expert with Adobe CS5 Photoshop, InDesign,
Illustrator, Acrobat Professional, Quark Xpress, IPhoto.
Proficient with Dreamweaver, Flash, After Effects, IMovie
Microsoft Word, PowerPoint.
Working knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
Environmental Stories Exhibition and Artist Presentation
Mitchell College New London, CT. 2008
Painting & Prints
Invitational, Mansfield Center for the Arts, Mansfiled CT. 1998
Drawings, Paintings and Prints
Invitational, Chapel on the Green, Columbia, CT. 1992

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Chinese Life Style Exhibition, 14 paintings currently on exhibition Beijing New National Center, Beijing China 2016 Embodied Narratives, Windham ArtSpace 2015 Willimantic, CT
Common Ground, LQM Gallery 2013 New London, CT
Abstract Women, Revival Gallery
Fitchburg, MA 2013 Objecti ed,AIB MFA Biennial Exhibition
Cambridge, MA 2013
Good Question Gallery, Children's Benefit Show
Brooklyn, NY 2012
HomeGrown, Akus Gallery
Eastern CT State University, Willimantic CT 2011
67th Annual CT Artist Juried Exhibition
The Slater Memorial Musuem, Norwich, CT. 2010
The Fourth Crossing Artist Juried Exhibition
Hygienic Art Gallery, New London CT. 2009
66th Annual CT Artist Juried Exhibition
The Slater Memorial Musuem, Norwich, CT. 2009
MFA Thesis Show and Artist Talk
The Art Institute of Boston
Lesley University, Boston, MA. 2009
Building Consensus, Akus Gallery

AWARDS
Love Your Body, Poster Design, Nat’l Org. for Women 2002
Graphic Design Scholarship Award, Univ. of CT. 1999
Instructional Innovation, Nat’l Business Week Award 1990
Celebration of Excellence CT State Instructors Awards (2) 1989

SELECTED CLIENTS
Windham Hospital
On Target Marketing and Communications
Keiler and Company
University of Connecticut Asian American Studies
Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection

SELECTED COLLECTIONS
Unitarian Church, Storrs CT.
Mitchell College Library, New London, CT.
Chapel on the Green Gallery, Columbia, CT.
Private Individuals

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE 2005-2008
Participated in Internship program for High school student
Mitchell College Artist Lecture on Ink Brush Painting
Women’s Wellness Workshop Graphic Design
Connecticut Art Director’s Club Volunteer
Perception Program, Steeple Chase Graphic Design
Panel Discussion for Akus Gallery

ARTISTS RESIDENCES
Contemporary Artists Center, Woodside, Troy, NY

CERTIFICATIONS
Connecticut State Teachers Professional Educator, Art Pre-K–12th
Beginning and Advanced Integral Hatha Yoga Instructor

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
College Art Association
Connecticut Art Director’s Club

ACHIEVEMENTS
Extensive travel and working understanding of spoken languages in German, Spanish and Farsi. Visited significant art historic sites and museums in Europe, the Middle East and Asia.


"Education is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge."

~Albert Einstein