Becca Barolli was born and raised in Connecticut where she earned a BFA in Photography from the University of Connecticut in 2010. For four years after graduating, she taught Experimental Art and Digital Photography classes at the Mansfield Community Center while developing a portfolio in Sculpture. In 2016 she received her MFA from the San Francisco Art Institute working primarily with wire and other raw materials. She received the Ella King Torrey Award at graduation for creative innovation in her studio practice. Becca currently lives and works in Hayward, California.