EMILY

SCOTT

BECK

CV

Education

 

Master of Fine Arts                         2010             University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

 

Bachelor of Arts                              2001             Meredith College, Raleigh, NC

                                                                             Major 1: Studio Art, Major 2: Art Education      (K-12)

 

Exhibitions

2018     Ladylike, Solo Exhibition, Lafayette College, Easton, PA

 

             Meredith Hues Iris, Meredith College, Raleigh, NC

 

 2016    Our Own Terms, Visual Art Exchange, Raleigh, NC

 

             Meld, Spectre Arts, Durham, NC

 

 2015   Eureka!, John and June Alcott Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC

 

             Radiance, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL

 

             Dead Man’s Cell Phone, Sound Collaboration, Debartolo Performing Arts  Center, Notre Dame, IN

 

 2014   The Birdsell Project, Birdsell Mansion, South Bend, IN

 

            Tell Me…, Solo Exhibition, Riley Photo Gallery, University of Notre Dame, Notre  Dame,  IN

 

 2013   Polarity, Lift Gallery, Greensboro College, Greensboro NC

 

            2013 North Carolina Artists Exhibition, Betty Ray McCain Gallery, Raleigh, NC

 

            Contemporary South, Visual Art Exchange, Raleigh, NC

 

 2012   Collisions: 2012 SECAC, Meredith Faculty Show, Durham Arts Council, Durham, NC

 

 2011   Mirror Image: Women Portraying Women, North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC

 

            Expanded Field, Salt Lake City, UT

 

            Mirrored Truths Faculty Exhibition, Meredith College, Raleigh, NC

 

            Save the Date, Raleigh, NC

 

 2010  Fresh 2010, AVA, Chattanooga, TN

 

            The International Sculpture Center 2010 Outstanding Student Achievement Exhibition, Grounds for Sculpture,

            Hamilton, NJ

 

            New Currents in Contemporary Art, Ackland Art Museum, Chapel Hill, NC

 

            Art at the Nightlight, The Nightlight, Chapel Hill, NC

 

 2009  Four Play, Renci Center, Chapel Hill, NC

 

           Four, Alcott Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC

 

2008   North Carolina Artists Exhibition, Progress Energy Center for the Performing    Arts, Raleigh, NC

 

2007   29th Annual Raleigh Fine Arts Society Artists Exhibition, Meredith College,  Raleigh, NC

 

2006  17th Annual N.E.W. Show, Visual Art Exchange, Raleigh, NC

 

2001    Senior Exhibition, Meredith College, Raleigh, NC

 

2000    Annual Juried Student Exhibition, Meredith College, Raleigh, NC

 

            22nd Annual Raleigh Fine Arts Society Artists Exhibition, Raleigh, NC

 

Current Position

Assistant Teaching Faculty                                        Department of Art, Art History & Design, Foundations Coordinator

                                                                                   University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN

                                                                                   2013-present

 

Director of Undergraduate Studies                            Department of Art, Art History & Design, University of Notre Dame, Notre

                                                                                   Dame, IN

                                                                                   3-year appointment, beginning Fall 2016

 

Previous Position (Academic, Administrative, Professional and Other)

 

Adjunct Professor of Art                                             Art Department, Meredith College, Raleigh, NC

                                                                                   2010-2013

 

Lecturer                                                                      Art Department, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC

                                                                                   2009-2010

 

Instructor/Workshop Leader/Moderator                     The North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC

                                                                                   2010-2015

 

Art Educator                                                               Leesville Road High School, Raleigh, NC

                                                                                   2006-2008

 

Art Educator                                                               C.E. Jordan High School, Durham, NC

                                                                                   2001-2005

 

Articles and Reviews

As Author in a Refereed Publication

 

Beck, E. S., & Acayo, P. (2015). Motion as a fundamental design strategy in a 2D Foundations Program. In A. Murneiks, G.    Rinnert, B. Stone & R. Tegtmeyer (Eds.), Motion Design Education Summit 2015 Edited Conference Proceedings     (pp.111-120). Routledge/Focal Press.

 

As subject

 

Gillespie, Evan. “Birdsell exhibit a nuanced understanding of history.” South Bend Tribune. December 25, 2014. http://www.southbendtribune.com/entertainment/inthebend/eventnews/birdsell-exhibit-a-nuanced-understanding-of-history/article_a06634fd-4a8a-5f7b-a3c6-cf40bb2e8cf7.html

 

Starland, Thomas. “NC Museum of Art in Raleigh, NC, Features Works by Female Artists.” Carolina Arts. Vol. 15, No. 6, June 2011. p. 31.

 

Vitiello, Chris. “Thirteen North Carolina artist explore feminine identity and image at NCMA.” Indy Week. May 18, 2011.

http://www.indyweek.com/indyweek/thirteen-north-carolina-artists-explore-feminine-identity-and-image-at-ncma/Content?oid=2468352

 

Harper, Glen. “The ISC 2010 Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Awards.” Sculpture Magazine. Vol. 29, No. 8, October 2010. p.58-63.

 

Vitiello, Chris. “M.F.A. graduate work on display at the Ackland Art Museum.” Indy Week. April 28, 2010.

http://www.indyweek.com/indyweek/mfa-graduate-work-on-display-at-the-ackland-art-museum/Content?oid=1396688

 

Kim, Jenn. “Artist Emily Scott Beck examines ordinary life.” Daily Tarheel. April 16, 2010.

<http://www.dailytarheel.com/article/2010/04/artist_emily_scott_beck_examines_ordinary_life>

 

 

Invited Lectures and Addresses

 

Co-Chair of Conference Session                               “Pack ‘em In- Using the 4 C’s (Composition, Craft, Concept and Context)

                                                                                   in Every Assignment”, FATE: Foundations in Art Theory and Education,

                                                                                   Kansas City, MO, 2017.

 

Academic Lecture                                                      “Unfolding a Memory using Paint, Digital Construction and Animation,”

                                                                                   FATE’s 2017 Biennial Conference, Kansas City, Kansas, 2017

 

Academic Lecture                                                      “Motion as a Fundamental Design Strategy  in a 2D Foundations

                                                                                   Program”, MODE Summit, Dublin, Ireland, 2015

 

Visiting Artist                                                               Artist Talk for the Gender and Popular Culture Class, Department of

                                                                                   American Studies, University of Notre Dame, Fall 2013

 

Visiting Artist                                                              Lecture. Professional Seminar, Art Department, UNC Chapel Hill, 2010

 

Visiting Artist                                                              Lecture. Professional Seminar, Art Department, UNC Chapel Hill, 2009

 

Visiting Artist                                                              Artist Talk for Women in Contemporary Art, Art Department, UNC Chapel

                                                                                   Hill, 2009

 

Visiting Artist                                                              Lecture. Professional Seminar, Art Department, Meredith College, Raleigh

                                                                                   2009

 

Visiting Artist                                                              Lecture. Professional Seminar, Art Department, Meredith College, Raleigh

                                                                                   2008

 

Grants and Sponsored Programs

Teaching Beyond the Classroom Grant                     College of Arts and Letters, The University of Notre Dame, IN

                                                                                   Spring 2017

 

Interim General Course Development Grant             The Office of Undergraduate Studies, The University of Notre Dame, IN

                                                                                   Spring 2014

 

NSF:ENG/EFRI Research Grant                               Senior Personnel, EFRI-ODISSEI: Externally-Triggered Origami of

                                                                                   Responsive Polymer Sheets, Chemical Engineering, North Carolina State

                                                                                   University, Raleigh, NC, 2012-2013

 

Professional Memberships

 

FATE: Foundations in Art: Theory and Education

(since 2014)

 

MODE: Motion Design Education

(since 2015)

 

 

Scholarships and Fellowships

 

Teaching Fellowship                                                  UNC Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

                                                                                   2009-2010

 

Future Faculty Fellowship                                          Center for Faculty Excellence, UNC Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

                                                                                   2009

 

Graduate Assistantship                                              Alcott Gallery, UNC Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

                                                                                   2008

 

North Carolina Teaching Fellow                                 Meredith College, Raleigh, NC

                                                                                   1997-2001

 

Ruby McSwain Art Scholarship                                  Meredith College, Raleigh, NC

                                                                                   1997-2001

 

Distinctions, Honors, Awards

 

Outstanding Student Achievement                            International Sculpture Center and Sculpture Magazine, NJ

in Contemporary Sculpture                                        2010

 

Logan Prize, Faculty Award                                       UNC Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

                                                                                   2010

 

 

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