Rebecca Booker

Lecturer I - Arts And Humanities
Tags: ARTS

Professional Preparation

M.F.A. - Studio Art
University of North Texas - 2000
B.F.A. - Studio Art
University of Texas at Austin - 1995


Your Favorite Artist was a Member: 30 Years at 500X 2008 - Publication
DentonRecord Chronicle“P.R.I.N.T. News” 2006 - Publication
Artlies –Summer 2005 2005 - Publication
Objectification (University of Texas at Arlington) 2004 - Publication
DallasObserver“Paul Booker and Gary Parkins”  2004 - Publication
Excessive (University of Texas at Dallas) 2004 - Publication
Twang(Southeast Texas Art Museum) 2004 - Publication
Dallas Morning News Quick Draw Review by Janet Kutner 2002 - Publication
Dallas Morning News Stall: at the University of Dallas Review by Mike Daniel 2002 - Publication
Artlies: Spring 2002 Snap Review by Janet Tyson 2002 - Publication


EI Centro Community College [2003–Present]
Vermont College! Union Institute [2002–2003]
Dallas Museum of Art [2001–Present]
Independent Preparator's Assistant
Dennie Art Services [2000–2001]
Teaching Fellow
University of North Texas [2000–2000]
TA, instructor of record
University of North Texas [1997–2000]
Data Collections Technician
Zadall Systems Group [1996–1997]
Merchandising Coordinator
Border's Book's and Music [1995–1996]
Museum Preparator's Assistant
Jack S. Blanton Museum [1994–1995]

Additional Information

  • 2003    Ft. Worth Modern Art Museum    Taught drawing classes for "High School Repeat" program.
  • 2002-2003    Vermont College of the Union Inst.    Texas area artlsUteacher.
  • 2002    ARTPACE, San Antonio    Shortlist finalist for artist In reSidence program.
  • 2001    Dallas Museum of Art    Instructor for "Sketching in the Galleries" program
  • 2000    University of North Texas    Beginning painting Teaching Fellow
  • 1999-2002    500X Gallery, Dallas, TX    Board member of 500X Gallery (Artist's Cooperative)
  • 1999    UT San Antoniol Univ. of N. Texas    Organized/Curated "1-35 Student Exchange Exhibition" between universities
  • 1997-00    University of North Texas    Student teacher- five semesters of Drawing I and II
  • 1995    University of Texas at Austin    Studied SIX weeks in Italy. Santa Chiara "Art Study in Italy" program.


  • Art In the Metroplex Award (Juror.Annette Carlozzi)
  • Voertman Competition: Jesus Morales Sculpture Award
  • University of North Texas Outstanding Graduate Student Award. (studio division)


  • Show Ofts (Curated by Robert MeAn) - William Campbell Contemporary, Ft Worth, TX
  • Five by Seven - Jones Center for Contemporary Art, Austin, TX


  • Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth Silent Auction - Modern Art Museum, Ft. Worth, TX
  • Snap (Curated by Tally Dunn) - Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas, TX
  • Stall: Four Installation Artists (Curated by Christine Bisetto) - University of Dallas, Irving, TX


  • Punk and Bloat - The MAC- Biennial Juried EXhibition (Juror. Annette Carlozzi)
  • Sculptural Syncretism II (Curated by Nestor Zarragoitla) - Collin County Community College, Plano TX
  • Feisty - 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX
  • Five by Seven by X - Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas, TX
  • The MAC- Biennial Juried Exhibition (Juror. Annette Carlozzi) - The MAC, Dallas, TX


  • David Rainey, Paul Booker and Michael Corman - 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX
  • Catchy Title- 500X Members Exhibition - 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX
  • Art in the Metroplex (Juror Annette Carlozzi) - Texas Christian University, Ft Worth, TX
  • Voertman Competition - University of North Texas Art Gallery


  • A Fresh Look at Texas Art (Juror Terrie Sultan) - The MAC, Dallas, TX
  • New American Paintings 'Magazine' (Open Studios Press, Issue #24) - (Juried Exhibition in Print)
  • I-35 Student Exchange Exhibition Uurors.UTSA Graduate Students) - UTSA Space, Blue Star, San Antonio, TX
  • Twenty-One and Up - 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX
  • Critic's Choice 1999 (Juror: James Surls) - African American Museum, Dallas, TX
  • The Assemblage: Art Awards 1999 - The Irving Arts Center, Irving, TX
  • Main St. Fort Worth Arts Festival Exhibition (Juror: Marti Mayo) - Contemporary Art Center of Ft Worth,TX
  • Fourteen: New Up &Coming Artists - 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX
  • University Union Student Art CompetitionUuror. Ted Pilsbury) - Univ North Texas, Denton, TX
  • Dishman Competition 1999 uuror: Michael Ray Charles) - Dishman Art Gallery, Beaumont, TX
  • EXPO '99- Annual Juried Exhibilion (juror Rick Brettell) - 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX
  • Transcending Limits uurors: Michael Ray Charles, Don Bacigalupi) - Texas Fine Arts ASSOCiation, Austin, TX (Traveling Exhibition)