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Selected Exhibitions:

  • 2015
  • The Bushwick 500, English Kills Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
  • New Work City, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY
  • 2014
  • Family Style, Formerly Pocket Utopia, New York, NY
  • Proto Intro Two, Proto Gallery, Hoboken, NJ
  • See-Through, Projekt722, Brooklyn, NY
  • 2013
  • *Judith Linhares & Loren Monk with Rebecca Litt, Valentine Gallery, Ridgewood, NY
  • Fiction/non-fiction, Storefront Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY
  • Exhibition Game, Small Black Door, Ridgewood, NY
  • Legends of the Draft, Centotto, Brooklyn, NY
  • 2012
  • *False Fortress, Univ. of Louisiana at Monroe Bry Art Gallery, Monroe, LA
  • Land Escape, Parallel Art Space, Ridgewood, NY
  • Safety, LiloVeve, Brooklyn, NY
  • Life Inside and Out, 308at156 Project Artspace, New York, NY
  • Souvenir, Camel Art Space, Brooklyn, NY
  • Courtesy Roman Abramovich, Centotto, Brooklyn, NY
  • 2011
  • Contemporaries, Ogunquit Museum of American Art, Ogunquit, ME
  • Surrealism, Factory Fresh, Brooklyn, NY
  • So Happy Together, Norte Maar, Brooklyn, NY
  • Nautical Notes: Mari, Navi, e Naufragi, Centotto, Brooklyn, NY
  • 48 HRS, Camel Art Space, Brooklyn, NY
  • Getting Closer, Brooklyn Fireproof Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
  • Life Inside and Out, 308 at 156 Project Artspace, New York, NY
  • 2010
  • Portraits, STOREFRONT, Brooklyn, NY
  • Sacred and Profane, Portsmouth Museum of Art, Portsmouth, NH
  • Cool and Collected, Kenise Barnes Fine Art, Larchmont, NY
  • Cocktails and Dreams, Laundromat, Brooklyn , NY
  • First Exit to Brooklyn, Pop-Up Show, Brooklyn, NY
  • The Box Which Contains The World, Brooklyn Fireproof, Brooklyn, NY
  • 2009
  • R.S.V.P., The George Marshall Store Gallery, York, ME
  • 2008
  • Off the Wall, Prince Street Gallery, New York, NY
  • Figuratively Speaking, The George Marshall Store Gallery, York, ME
  • *At Home, Artstream Gallery, Rochester, NH
  • Blue, Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA
  • 2007
  • Art Faculty Review, University of New Hampshire Art Gallery, Durham, NH
  • *MFA Thesis Exhibition, SoFA Gallery, Bloomington, IN
  • MFA Painting Show, SoFA Gallery, Bloomington, IN
  • 2006
  • REFRESH, SoFA Gallery, Bloomington, IN
  • Emerging Talent, Prima Gallery, Bloomington IN
  • MFA Painting Show, SoFA Gallery, Bloomington, IN
  • Graduate Drawing Show, Fuller Projects, Bloomington, IN
  • *star denotes solo show

Curatorial:

  • 2011
  • Getting Closer, Brooklyn Fireproof Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Education:

  • 2007
  • Indiana University School of Fine Arts, Bloomington, IN M.F.A. in painting
  • 2001
  • Tufts University, Medford, MA and School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
    B.A. (Political Science) summa cum laude with high thesis honors
    B.F.A. (Painting)

Press:

  • 2013
  • Panero, James, "Gallery Chronicle," The New Criterion, November 2013
  • Markel, Eliot, "Rebecca Litt, Valentine Gallery," White Elephant On Wheels, November, 9, 2013
  • Sutton, Benjamin, "Highlights from Friday's Beat-Nite, Bushwick's Semi-Annual Gallery Extravaganza," ArtInfo, October 28, 2013
  • 2011
  • Walden, Deborah, "Rebecca Litt: Urban Realities," Nashville Arts, December 2011, p. 64-67
  • Breakthru Radio, Interview with Thomas Seely, "Art Uncovered," September 13, 2011
  • 2010
  • Kalm, James, "Brooklyn Dispatches: Those Damend Weeds," The Brooklyn Rail, Dec 2010/Jan 2011

Teaching Experience:

  • 2007-9
  • Lecturer, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH.
  • Courses taught: Intro Drawing, Intro Painting, Intermediate Painting, and Advanced Drawing
  • 2005-7
  • Associate Instructor, Indiana University School of Fine Arts, Bloomington, IN
  • Courses taught: Intro Painting and Intro Drawing
  • Associate Instructor, Indiana University Florence Study Abroad Program, Florence, Italy
  • Courses taught: Drawing

Related Professional Experience:

  • 2012
  • Visiting Artist Lecture, University of Louisiana at Monroe, Monroe, LA
  • 2010
  • Visiting Artist Lecture, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH
  • 2009
  • Visiting Critic, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY
  • 2008
  • Guest Artist Lecture, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH

Residencies:

  • 2009
  • La Napoule Art Foundation, Mandelieu-La Napoule, France