Visual Art Studies, B.A. (VAST)
For more information:
Ms. Rebecca Strzelec
Professor of Visual Arts
Arts and Humanities
Office: 131 Misciagna Family Center
Rebecca Strzelec is coordinator of Visual Art Studies and an assistant professor of Visual Arts at Penn State Altoona. She received her BFA and MFA in Metals/Jewelry/CAD-CAM from Tyler School of Art, Temple University (2000 and 2002). Her work consists of wearable objects that are created via CAD and Rapid Prototyping. Her latest exhibitions include "Alternatives: Materials/Means, Contemporary Studio Jewelry" at Rhode Island College's Bannister Gallery and "Virtual/Tangible" at the Cleveland Institute of Art. She was the 2005 recipient of the Nancy Graves Fellowship at The Millay Colony for the Arts. Strzelec's work can be seen in the recent Lark Books publication "500 Brooches Inspiring Adornments for the Body," "Metalsmith Magazine" (Fall 2005 and Spring 2006), "American Craft Magazine" (Dec.2005/Jan. 2006), and the fall 2007 book "Body of Art."