Paula Rebsom

Résumé

EDUCATION

2003 - 2006M.F.A. Sculpture, University of Oregon
2001 - 2003Post-baccalaureate - Studio Art, University of Minnesota
1996 - 2001B.A. Studio Art, Dickinson State University
 

EXHIBITIONS (* indicates solo or collaboration)

2015

*Tilt Export: Aftermath
Collaboration with Grant Hottle,
Galleries of Contemporary Art, University of Colorado
Colorado Springs, CO

Shifting Practice–allusions, interventions, and conventions in contemporary photography.
The Art Gym, Marylhurst University, Portland OR

SOIL: New Mebers Exhibiton, Seattle Washington

2014

*If We Lived Here: Then and Now - Pushdot Studio, Portland Oregon

Ossuary - Herron Gallery of IUPUI in Indianapolis. (traveling exhibition)

2013

*Forecast
Collaboration with Grant Hottle, Funded by RACC
Portland Building Installation Space, Portland, OR

*Threshold: Surveying the domestic Wild - Ongoing
Public Art Installation - Marylhurst University

Ossuary (Traveling Exhibition)
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

Animal Attraction
Umpqua Valley Art Center - Roseburg, OR

 

2012

*Backdrop
Half/Dozen - Portland, OR

U of O Photo Alumni Exhibition
University of Oregon - Eugene, OR

 

2011

Tilt Export: Imposter
RAID Projects- Los Angeles, CA

Art About Agriculture - If We Lived Here
Oregon State University - Traveling Exhibition

Ucross Fellows Retrospective Exhibition
Ucross, WY

Chain Letter
Samson Gallery - Boston, MA

 

2010

Ucross Foundation: Twenty-Seven Years of Visual Arts Residencies
Nicolaysen Art Museum - Casper, WY

*If we lived here.
The Art Gym - Marylhurst University, OR

*Split Level
Form/Space Atelier - Seattle WA

 

2009

*Outskirts: The Development of a prairie dog town
Form/Space Atelier - Seattle, WA

Making Camp
Portland Community College - Portland, OR

 

2008

*Picture Window
Portland Building Installation - Portland, OR


XOXO - Green: Inside/Out
Salem Art Association Bush Gallery and Bush Pasture Park - Salem, OR


*Outskirts
Tilt Gallery and Project Space - Portland, OR


Roadside Attraction
Autzen Gallery, Portland State University - Portland, OR

 

2007

Designated Landmarks
The Form/Space Atelier - Seattle, WA

 

2006

*When I can’t be here, I go there
Tilt Gallery and Project Space - Portland, OR


Recent Graduate Exhibition (juried)
Blackfish Gallery - Portland, OR


Room for Two - Photo Installation
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, MFA Thesis Exhibition


Family Portrait Packet - Photo Installation
PDX Airport

 

2005

Place/Displace, Photo Installation
Flamingo Project Space - Eugene, OR


Waiting Room - Photo, Sculpture.
Laverne Krause Gallery, University of Oregon

 

2004

*“Nice antlers. Thanks, I made them myself.”


Photo/Video Installation
Washburn Art Gallery, University of Oregon

 

Right or Wrong - Video Installation/Performance
Stone Henge - Eugene, OR


Grit and Gravel - Photo Installation/Performance
Laverne Krause Gallery, University of Oregon


Pictures $1.00 - Interactive Performance
Laverne Krause Gallery, University of Oregon

 

AWARDS

2013Djerassi Resident Artist Program
Career Opportunity Grant, Oregon Arts Commission & The Ford Family Foundation
2012Project Grant, Regional Arts and Cultural Council
2011Faculty Development Grant, Marylhurst University for public art installation
2010Professional Development Grant, Oregon Arts Commission
2008Oregon Arts Commission Individual Artist Fellowship Award
2007Ucross Foundation - Artist in Residence
Honorable Mention - Hey, Hot Shot Photo Competition,
Jen Bekman Gallery, NY
2006 AAA Deans Fellowship Award, University of Oregon
Jan Zach Memorial Award in Sculpture
Graduate Research Grant, University of Oregon
 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2006-Present

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Art
Marylhurst University, Lake Oswego, OR

2006-Present

Studio Arts Instructor - Mary’s Woods, Lake Oswego, OR

2007-Present

Founder: Paula Deer Hats

 

PUBLICATIONS AND PRESS

Ecotone Journal - Featured Visual Artist - Images + Interview - Spring 2013


If We Lived Here on The Story with Dick Gordon. American Public Media - www.thestory.org
November 13, 2012


John Motley, “Roadside Attraction”, The Portland Mercury, Portland, OR,
March 6, 2008


Celina Monte, “Stop. What is that?, Vanguard. Portland State University,
March 14, 2008


Jeff Jahn, “PORT Staffer’s Picks For 2006, December 31, 2006,
www.portlandart.net


Jeff Jahn, “Paula Rebsom’s Debut at Tilt Gallery” October 11, 2006, www.portlandart.net


Eric Kellogg II, “Visual Arts Highlights of 2006”, www.visualcodec.com


Art Knowledge News, Exhibition announcement with photograph, September