Paula Rebsom



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)


Collaboration with Grant Hottle, (Scheduled for Feburary-April 2015)
Galleries of Contemporary Art, University of Colorado
Colorado Springs, CO


Collaboration with Grant Hottle, Funded by RACC, (upcoming September)
Portland Building Installation Space, Portland, OR

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

Ossuary (upcoming October)
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

Animal Attraction
Umpqua Valley Art Center - Roseburg, OR



Half/Dozen - Portland, OR

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



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



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



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

Making Camp
Portland Community College - Portland, OR



*Picture Window
Portland Building Installation - Portland, OR

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

Tilt Gallery and Project Space - Portland, OR

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



Designated Landmarks
The Form/Space Atelier - Seattle, WA



*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



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

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



*“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



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



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


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


Founder: Paula Deer Hats



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

If We Lived Here on The Story with Dick Gordon. American Public Media -
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,

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

Eric Kellogg II, “Visual Arts Highlights of 2006”,

Art Knowledge News, Exhibition announcement with photograph, September