Rebecca Giles

rebeccagilesart@gmail.com    

 

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)

May 2022

 

Selected Exhibitions

Academy Generations

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Apr. 21 – Jun. 26, 2022

Curator: Fred Danziger

Annual Student Exhibition

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

May 13 – Jun. 5, 2022

VIEW 

Chester County Art Association

May 4 – 27, 2022

Chester County Studio Tour

Jeff Schaller’s Studio

80 Highspire Road, Downington, PA 19335

May 15–16, 2022

Fellowship at PAFA

FAP Online Gallery

Mar. 1 – Apr. 30, 2022

Curator: Mostafa Darwish

 

22 Artists

Gallery 222

Jan 13 – Feb 26, 2022

Curator: Fred Danziger

Yellow in Art

Student Lounge, PAFA

Nov. 19, 2021 – Jan. 19, 2022

Curator: Kate McCammon

Art from Art

Anne Bryan Gallery

Sep. 30 – Oct. 31, 2021

Curator: Kate McCammon

GLOW

LightSpace Gallery

July 12 - Aug. 6, 2021

101 Artists

Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art

July 9 - Oct. 9, 2021

Curator: Fred Danziger

Rebecca Giles

Lima Estates

July 2 - Aug. 11, 2021

Rittenhouse Square Fine Art Show

Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA 

June 4-6, 2021

Chester County Studio Tour

Jeff Schaller’s Host Studio

80 Highspire Road, Downington, PA 19335

May 15–16, 2021

 

VIEW 

Chester County Art Association

May 6 – 26, 2021

Circles and Squares 

ArtSpace99 Gallery 

Mar. 15 – July 5, 2021

Curator: Terry Ward

Artmaking in Pandemic Times

Anne Bryan Gallery & Frances M. Maguire Gallery

Nov. 19, 2020 – Mar. 7, 2021

Curator: Brooke Davis Anderson

 

Rebecca Giles

Lima Estates

Nov. 27, 2020 – Feb. 2, 2021

Res-o-nance

FAP Online Gallery

Oct. 5 - Nov. 5, 2020

Curator: Mostafa Darwish

 

Chester County Studio Tour

Jeff Schaller’s Host Studio

80 Highspire Road, Downington, PA 19335

Sep. 19–20, 2020

Remembering the Suffragists: 100 Years of Women Voting in the United States

InLiquid OnLine

Aug. 20 – Dec. 1, 2020

Curator: Patricia Moss-Vreeland

 

Womyn in Combat

ArtSpace99 Gallery

July 11 – Nov. 5, 2020

Curator: Terry Ward

 

Text and/as Art

Virtual exhibition space

Jun. 20 – Sep. 19, 2020

 

MAC at the Library

Media Arts Council, Media-Upper Providence Free Library

Jan. 4 – Apr. 4, 2020

New Creation

Blue Route Vineyard Church

Jan. 1-26, 2020

Rebecca Giles and Katie Holder: Luminous Intensity

The Palette & The Page Gallery

Nov. 1-30, 2019

Delaware County Studio Tour

7 Cook Rd., Media, PA 19063

Sep. 28-29, 2019

 

A Good Habit Formed: Examples of the PAFA drawing culture

Anne Bryan Gallery

Aug. 8 – Sep. 15, 2019          

Curators: Pax Formichella, Gregory Martino, Brian Boutwell

 

MAC at the Library

Media Arts Council, Media-Upper Providence Free Library

July 14 – Oct. 6, 2019

 

Annual Student Exhibition

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

May 10 – June 2, 2019

 

Capacity of Color

Anne Bryan Gallery

Apr. 1–11, 2019

Curator: PAFA’s Exhibitions and Curatorial Visions Class

 

New Creation

Blue Route Vineyard Church

Jan. 1-26, 2019  

The 25th Annual Student Print Sale

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Dec. 7, 2018

 

Delaware County Studio Tour

7 Cook Rd., Media, PA 19063

Oct. 20-21, 2018

 

2018 Fall Annual Juried Exhibition

Perkins Center for the Arts, Moorestown Gallery

Oct. 7 – Nov. 25, 2018

Curator: Bill Scott

 

MAC at the Library

Media Arts Council, Media-Upper Providence Free Library

Oct. 6, 2018 – Jan. 5, 2019

Fine Arts & Crafts Festival

Park Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081

Sep. 22, 2018

 

Reflections

MAC Gallery

Aug. 9 – Sep. 1, 2018

 

MAC at the Library

Media Arts Council, Media-Upper Providence Free Library

July 6 – Oct. 6, 2018

Art for the Cash Poor

InLiquid

1006 Buttonwood Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123

June 16, 2018

 

Media Art Exhibition & Craft Fair

State Street, Media, PA 19063

June 10, 2018

 

Art Show & Sale

Middletown Free Library

Mar. 16, 2018

 

Fine Arts & Crafts Festival

Park Avenue, Swarthmore, PA 19081

Sep. 23, 2017

 

Awards & Scholarships

2022   

The Philadelphia Water Color Society Prize 

PAFA | Lewis S. Ware Memorial Travel Scholarship

PAFA | Charles Toppan Prize 

PAFA | Don Sabath Prize (Special Notice)

PAFA | Mindel Caplan Kleinbard Award 

2020  

PAFA | Eleanor S. Gray Prize for Still Life

PAFA | Susan Carlen Brown Memorial Prize for Aqueous Media on Paper (Special Notice)

 

2019  

PAFA | Catharine Grant Memorial Prize

PAFA | Michael G. Capuzzi, Jr. Memorial Prize

PAFA | Eleanor S. Gray Prize for Still Life, Honorable Mention

New York Academy of Art | Scholarship to Summer Residency Program

Delaware Valley Art League | First Prize

 

2018  

Delaware County Studio Tour | voted Delaware County’s Favorite Artist

Media Art Exhibit & Craft Fair | 1st Place

PAFA | Samuel David Memorial Prize for Cast Drawing

2017  

PAFA | Caldwell Scholarship 

 

Bibliography

Print Media

2020   Terry Ward, “Delco Artist Exhibits in NYC Show,” Delaware County Daily Times.

2019   Marcus Dieterle, interview for Cecil Whig newspaper

2019   Amanda Duggan, interview for Art Without Boundaries – Living on the Spectrum.

Online Publications

2020    Musee Magazine. “Art In: Offshoot Arts, InLiquid, PROCUR.ARTE.”

2020    Deborah Kostianovsky, “Remembering the Suffragists,” InLiquid OnLine.

2018    Sandra Tyler, interview for The Woven Tale Press

2018    Charley Parker, “Rebecca Giles,” Lines and Colors

Television / Video

2021   Kerry Sacco, interview for Rittenhouse Square Art Show

2021   Jennifer Ailey, interview for Artmaking in Pandemic Times

2019   Valerie Jean-Baptiste, interview for La Salle TV

2019   Patti Paulus, Cecil TV, discussion of exhibition at The Palette & The Page Gallery