Rebecca Eve Baruc is a multi-faceted and adaptable Arts Producer, Curator, Educator and Artist based in Chicago with 8+ years experience in delivering impactful and transformative programming to diverse audiences. She's highly organized, passionate and collaborative in service of building more equitable and humane communities through the Humanities and Arts.
Her training began at age eleven in the classical tradition of oils, watercolors and pastels with artist Barbara Herzberg. She received her BFA in American Studies and minored in Studio Art from Skidmore College, where she also produced the National College Comedy Festival. Other schools of study include the Art Students League of New York, The Glasgow School of Art, and The Chicago Mosaic School.
Professional experiences include David Wallace Haskins Studio,The Den Theatre, Uncommon Ground, Haymarket Books, and Bruce Mau's Massive Change Network.
Rebecca lights up in settings that cultivate cultures of liberation, take creative risks, and archive contemporary American culture.
Image: Juliet Cangelosi