Rebecca Cunningham

General Information

Occupation: Theatre Designer, Costume Designer, Author, Artist

Resident City: New York City

Resident State/Province: New York

Resident Country: United States



Subject: Costume Design and Construction

Subject: Eastern European Women Theatrical Artists and Designers


Employer: Brooklyn College

Title: Professor of Costume Design and Technology

City: New York

State: New York

Country: United States

End Date: January 01, 1996

Notes: specialty on Eastern European women theatrical artists and designers


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Country: delete


Name: Distinguished Achievement Award for Costuming

Description: awarded by the United States Institute for Theatre Technology (USITT)

Date Received: January 01, 2008

Name: Herbet D. Greggs Award

Date Received: January 01, 1999


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Institution: Louisiana College

Degree: BFA in Advertising Art

End Date: January 01, 1963

Institution: Fashion Institute of Technology

Degree: AAS in Apparel Design

End Date: January 01, 1964

Institution: Brooklyn College

Degree: MFA in Costume Design

End Date: January 01, 1972


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Publications By

Title: The Magic Garment: Principles of Costume Design

Publisher: Waveland Press

Date Published: January 01, 1993

Title: Basic Sewing for Costume Construction: A Handbook

Publisher: Waveland Press

Date Published: January 01, 2005

Title: Russian Women Artists/Designers of the Avant-Garde

Publication: TD&T

Notes: won a Herbert D. Greggs Award in 1999

Title: Achieving the 20's Silhouette

Publication: The Cutter's Research Journal

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