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Education
2003                       University of Nevada Las Vegas Las Vegas, NV, M.F.A. in Ceramics
2000                       University of Wyoming Laramie, WY, B.F.A. in Art
1996                       Casper College Casper, WY, A.A. in Elementary Education 1996 &
1994                       A.A.A. in Fine Art 1994

University Teaching Experience
2010-Present         Associate Professor of ceramics
University of Nevada Reno
2004-2010              Associate Professor of ceramics
University of Nevada Reno
2001-2004              Adjunct Professor
University of Nevada Las Vegas

Awards
2008                       Sierra Arts Foundation Endowment Fund
2007                       Nevada Arts Council Fellowship
2006                       NCECA Emerging Artist
Portland, OR
2005                       Merit Award
Wichita National, Wichita, KS
                               Merit Award Feats of Clay, Lincoln, CA
2004                       Best of ShowFine Contemporary Crafts Exhibition, Raleigh, NC
                               Merit Award 24th Annual July National Show, Southport, NC                  
2003                       Honorable Mention 2nd World Ceramic Biennale 2003 Korea International
                               Competition
, Icheon, Gyeonggi, Korea
                               First Place Global Art Look, Sacramento, CA
                               Emerging Artist Ceramics Monthly Magazine
                               Emerging Talent FinalistClay Times Magazine Emerging Talent Competition
2002                       Merit Award 14th San Angelo National Ceramic Competition, San Angelo, TX
2001                       Purchase AwardClay Cup VIII, Carbondale, IL
2000                       Best of ShowBelow 2002, Portland, OR

Solo Exhibitions
2010                       Crush Solo Exhibition, Casper College Goodstein Art Gallery, Casper, WY
                               Twilight Solo Exhibition, Nicolaysen Art Museum, Casper, WY
2009                       Twilight Solo Exhibition, Vincent Price Art Museum, Los Angeles, CA
                               Flesh & Bone Solo Exhibition, Sam Lee Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2008                       Twilight Oats Park Art Center, Fallon, NV
2007                       Matters of Heart
Donna Beam Art Gallery, Las Vegas, NV
                               Love & Leisure Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, Reno, NV
2005                       The Birds and Bees Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV
                               XXXOOO Office Exhibition Series, Carson City, NV
2003                       Bio - logical Thesis exhibition, Donna Beam Art Gallery, Las Vegas, NV
2002                       Biomorphic Clark County Government Center Rotunda, Las Vegas, NV
2001                       Contact Midway exhibition, Grant Hall Gallery, Las Vegas, NV
2000                       Phylum Up Gallery, Laramie, WY

Select Group Exhibitions
2011                       UberYummy Robert & Frances Fullerton Museum of Art Californita State University, San
                                Bernadino
2010                       
National Ceramics Exhibition University of St Francis Weatherhead Gallery, Fort
                               Wayne, IN
                               Portraiture, Beyond Likeness Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA
                               Alternative Universe Mindy Solomon Gallery, St. Petersburg, FL
                               The Familiar Unknown Blue Star Contemporary Art Center, San Antonio, TX  
                               Rendezvous, National Clay Exhibition Art Association Art Space Gallery, Jackson
                               Hole, WY  
2009                       The Familiar Unknown Blue Star Contemporary Art Center, San Antonio, TX
                               NCECA Clay National Biennial Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
                               Strange Clays Sullivan Goss, An American Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
                               Cutism Kirkland Arts Center, Kirkland, WA
                               The Trouble with Boys and Girls Mesa Arts Center, Mesa, AZ, Curator: Jason Huff
2008                       Cutism
Grayspace Gallery, Reno, NV
                               Bling Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM
2007                       Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts’ 9th Annual Art Auction Omaha, NE
                               Somewhere I Have Never Traveled Cruz Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, Curator: Cyndi Conn
                               Renegade Clay Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ, Curator: Peter Held
                               Spring into Art The Lowe Art Museum University of Miami, FL
                               What’s Up Doc? Kirkland Arts Center, Kirkland, WA
                               The Art & Artifice of Science The Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM
                               Surrealism in America Sullivan Goss, An American Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
2006                       Tell Me a Story
Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM
                               Tugboat Presents: Lazer Cobra Nebraska Wesleyan University’s Elder Gallery, Lincoln, NE                                Something to Consider Sandy Carson Gallery, Denver, CO     
                               Jose Arenas & Rebekah Bogard Exploding Head Gallery, Sacramento, CA
                               Nevada Now II Traveling exhibition, Nevada           
                               Tactile Appeal Mark Woolley Gallery, Portland, OR, Curator: Bonnie Seeman           
                               Nature/Culture Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM
                               Lynn Munns: A Life of Teaching and Making Nicolaysen Art Museum, Casper, WY
2005                       The Wichita National 2005
Wichita Center for the Arts, Wichita, KS,
                               Juror: Harold B Nelson
                               Flora and Fauna Cinema Gallery, Urbana, IL, Curator: Carolyn Baxley
                               Introductions Stremmel Gallery, Reno, NV, Curator: Turkey Stremmel
                               Ceramics 2005 Guilford Handcraft Center, Guilford, CT, Juror: Chris Gustin
                               Feats of Clay Lincoln Arts, Lincoln, CA, Juror: Rodney Mott
                               International Ceramic Art Competition Gallery International, Baltimore, MD,
                               Jurors: Ron Lang & Adelaide Paul
                               Englewood Arts National Englewood Cultural Arts Center, Englewood, CO
                               Red Heat Alexander Hogue Gallery, Tulsa, OK,  Juror: Patty Warashina
                               XXX, A Show of Erotica Santa Fe Clay, Santa Fe, NM, Curator: Sandy Besser
2004                       Selected Group Exhibition Sullivan Goss, An American Gallery, Santa Barbara,                                                                CA, Curators: Frank Goss, Edward Cella
                               Annual Art Auction Invitational Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, NV
                               Fine Contemporary Crafts Exhibition Artspace, Raleigh, NC, Juror: Sandra Blain
                               Contemporary Teapots San Francisco Airport Museum, CA, Curator: Jane Sullivan
                               “EIGHT” Artists Creative Arts Center Gallery, Burbank, CA, Curator: Ricky Maldonado
                               24th Annual July National Show: Franklin Square Gallery, Southport, NC
                               Combined Talents: The 19th Annual Florida International Competition
                               Museum of fine Arts, Tallahassee, FL, Jurors: Adam Jolles & Lilian Garcia-Roig
                               American Still Life Sullivan Goss, An American Gallery, Santa Barbara,CA,
                               Curators: Frank Goss, Edward Cella & Randy Welty
                               Nine + Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, Reno, NV
                               Out of the Fire The Community Arts Center, Wallingford, PA, Juror: Paula Winokur
                               National Juried Show Marin Society or Artists, Ross, CA, Juror: Richard Shaw
                               Starbrick Clay National Starbrick Clay Gallery, Nelsonville, OH, Juror: Brad Schwieger
2003                       Cup: The Intimate Object II Charlie Cummings Clay Studio, Fort Wayne, IN,
                               Juror: Julia Galloway
                               Not Teapots Donna Beam Art Gallery, Las Vegas, NV, Curator: Mark Burns
                               Wichita National 2003 Wichita Center for the Arts, Wichita, KS, Juror: Josh DeWeese
                               Global ARTlook International exhibition, MatrixArts, Sacramento, CA,
                               Juror: Yoshio Taylor
                               ANA 32 Holter Museum of Art, Helena, MT, Juror: Richard Notkin
                               Dust Covers Dust Gallery, Las Vegas, NV
                               Ceramics 2003 Guilford Handcraft Center, Guilford, CT, Juror: Susan Peterson 
                               2nd World Ceramic Biennale 2003 Korea International Competition
                               Icheon World Ceramic Center, Icheon, Gyeonggi, Korea. 
                               NCECA Regional Student Juried Exhibition, 2003 Flor y Canto and Everett G.
                               Jackson Galleries, San Diego, CA, Jurors: Gina Bobrowski and Peter Pinnell
2002                       Red Heat Alexander Hogue Gallery, Tulsa, OK,  Juror: Richard Notkin
                               Pushing Clay International invitational, University of Southern Maine Art Gallery,
                               Gorham, ME, Jurors: Ray Chen, JohnHolcerson, and John Elder
                               14th San Angelo National Ceramic Competition San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts,
                               San Angelo, TX, Juror: Jimmy Clark
                             
 Texas National 2002 Stephen F.  Austin Museum, Nacogdoches, TX,
                               Juror: Sandy Skoglund
                               Contemporary Arts Collective Annual Juried Exhibition Contemporary Arts
                               Collective, Las Vegas, NV, Juror: Alexis Smith
                               Ink and Clay 28 Kellogg University Art Gallery of California State Polytechnic
                               University, Pomona, CA, Juror: Suzanne Baizerman
2001                       Divergent Views Richard Tamm Alumni Center, Las Vegas, NV
                               Emerging Artists of the U.S. Vermont Clay Studio, Waterbury Center, VT
                               Whimsical Nightmare Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, NV
                               Tones Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, NV
                               Below 2002 Contemporary Crafts Gallery, Portland, OR, Juror: Richard Shaw
                               E Plurbis Artist Clark County Government Center Rotunda, Las Vegas, NV
                               The Clay Cup VIII Southern Illinois University Museum, Carbondale, IL, Juror: John Gill
                               Un-Themed Contemporary Arts Collective, Las Vegas, NV, Juror: Libby Lumpkin
                               Different Looks VI Richard Tam Alumni Center Gallery, Las Vegas, NV
2000                       Clay on the Cusp Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore, MD, Juror: Chris Staley
                               NCECA Regional Student Juried Exhibition, 2000 Arvada Center, Denver, CO,
                               Jurors: Peter Beasecker & Christine Federighi                 

Publications
2010                       One Chance to View ‘Crush’
Elysia Conner, Casper Journal, Sept 15-21, 2010
                               San Antonio “The Familiar Unknown” Blue Star Contemporary Art Center Dan R Goddard, Sculpture,                                October, 2010
                               “Images as Rhetoric: The Familiar Unknown” Tony Merino, Critical Ceramics: Topics in Contemporary                                Ceramic Arts, March, 2010
                              Familiar Unknown’ examines ceramics”  Dan R. Goddard, Texas Arts & Culture, Winter, 2010, San                                Antonio, TX
                              Familiar Unknown (see it before it closes)”  Ben Judson, Emvergeoning, Feb 10, 2010
2009                      “Arty Girl: The Trouble with Boys and Girls” Lilia Menconi, Phoenix New Times, May 6, 2009, Phoenix, AZ
                               “Rebekah Bogard at the Vincent Price Art Museum” Ashley Tibbits, Artweek, May, 2009, Volume 40                                Issue 4, 2009
                               “Playing with Clay” Martha Sadler, Santa Barbara Independent, April 23, 2009, Santabarbara, CA
                               “Rebekah Bogard at Sam Lee Gallery” Eve Wood, Artillery, Killer Text on Art, March/April, 2009, Volume 3                                Issue 4
                               “Unnatural Selection” George Melrod, Art Ltd. Magazine, March/April, 2009
                               “Rebekah Bogard” Jeannie Lee, Artscene: The Monthly Digest to Art in Southern California, March, 2009
                               “Review: Rebekah Bogard at Sam Lee Gallery” David Pagel, Los Angeles Times, Feb 13, 2009, Los                                Angeles, CA
                               “Rebekah Bogard: Twilight” Tanja Laden, Flavorpill, Feb 09, 2009, Los Angeles, CA
2008                       Surface Design for Ceramics. Maureen Mills.  New York.  Lark Books.  2008 
                               “Rebekah Bogard: Twilight”
Ceramics Monthly Magazine, Dec, 2008
                               “Rebekah Bogard at the Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, Univ. of Nevada” Joanna Frueh, Art in America,
                               April, 2008
2007                       “What Cute Means” Danielle Kelly, Las Vegas Weekly, Oct 18, 2007, Las Vegas, NV
                               “Creature Discomforts” Jarret Keen,City Life, Oct 18, 2007, Las Vegas, NV
                               “On the Road: Nevada Touring Initiative Exploring Nevada video project, produced
                               & directed by Gwendolyn Clancy, NV, video interview with artwork
                               The Essential Guide to Mold Making & Slip Casting. Andrew Martin.  New York.  Lark Books.  
                               “Renegade Clay” Ceramics Monthly Magazine, Aug/Sept, 2007
                               “Clay Gone Wild” Lila Menconi,Phoenix New Times, June 14, 2007, Phoenix, AZ                                                        “Animal Sexuality” Kris Vagner,Reno News & Review, Feb 8, 2007, Reno, NV
                               “Imagination Alive and Well in the Sheppard Art Gallery” Grant Whitney Harvey,Nevada News, Feb 7,                                2007, Reno, NV
                               “Step into Fantasy World at Sheppard Art Show” Merrie Leininger,Reno Gazette Journal, Feb 5, 2007,                                Reno, NV
                               “Love, Leisure and Other Things” Jennifer Rachel Baumer, R Life Magazine, February, 2007
                               “Sugar and Spice” Kris Vagner,Nevada Today, Jan 26, 2007, Reno, NV
                               “Step into Fantasy World at Sheppard Art Show” Merrie Leininger,Reno Gazette Journal, Jan 19,                                2007, Reno, NV
2006                       
500 Animals in Clay: Contemporary Expressions of the Animal Form. Suzanne J. E. Tourtillott.  New                                York.  Lark Books.  2006 
                               “Emerging Artists: Rebekah Bogard” Rebekah Bogard,NCECA Journal 2006, Explorations and
                               Navigations, the Resonance of Place, 2006
                               “ ‘Lazer’ Art Show ” L. Kent Wolgamott,Lincoln Journal Star, September 10, 2006, Lincoln, NE
                               “Gonzalez’s Works Ooze Energy” Volez Chandler,Rocky Mountain News, July 28, 2006, Denver, CO
                               “Something to Consider” Michael Paglia ,Denver Westword, July 20, 2006, Denver, CO
                               “State of the Arts” Jessica Santina, Reno Magazine, June/ July, 2006
                               “A View to a Kiln, Part II, Ceramic Alien Squiggles, Puckered Foreskins, and Pink Pigs” Richard                                Speer, Willammette Week, March 15, 2006, Portland, OR
                               “A View to a Kiln, Part I” Richard Speer,Willammette Week, March 8, 2006, Portland, OR
                               “Creature Comforts” Kris Vagner,Reno News & Review, Feb 15, 2006, Reno, NV
                               “Rebekah Bogard’s Large Scale Works”K. T. Anders, Clay Times Magazine, Jan/ Feb, 2006
2005                       “Flora and Fauna at Cinema Gallery”
Phil Strang, The Hub, Nov 17, 2005, Urbana, IL
                               “Stremmel Gallery: Introductions” Sierra Arts Encore, Nov, 2005
                               “Rebekah Bogard” Ceramics Monthly Magazine, Oct, 2005
                               “State of the Art, NMA’s latest exhibit spotlights Nevada art and artists, like Rebekah Bogard” Kris                                Vagner,Reno News & Review, Aug 25-31, 2005, Reno, NV
                               “Artist in Residence” Terry Joy, KUNR, Aug 16, 2005, Reno, NV
                               “On the Cusp of Tomorrow” Susan Skorupa,Reno Gazette Journal, July 29, 2005, Reno, NV
                               “Nevada Museum of Art 2005 Nevada Triennial” Matt Johnson, KTVN-TV, July 22, 2005, Reno, NV                                “Story of Lights” Koichi Yoda, Japanese TV, July 27, 2005, Tokyo, Japan                                             
2004                       “Fine Contemporary Craft Show Michelle, Natale, What’s Up Review Journal Dec 3, 2004, Raleigh, NC
                               “It’s Like E-Bay but you have to wear clothes!” Diane Bush, Mercury Review Journal, Arts and                                Entertainment, Dec 4, 2004, Las Vegas, NV
                               “Art For Sale” Kelly Schillachi, City Life Review Journal, Arts and Entertainme Dec 2, 2004, Las Vegas,NV
                               "In Pursuit of Beauty" Rebekah Bogard, Ceramics Monthly Magazine, May 2004
2003                       “Ribald and Rude” Chuck Twardy, Las Vegas Weekly, Nov 20, 2003, Las Vegas, NV
                               “On The Pot” Gregory Crosby, City Life, Nov 20, 2003, Las Vegas, NV
                               “Art: Several Grades of Dust” Gregory Crosby, Mercury, Aug 14, 2003, Las Vegas, NV
                               "Emerging Artists 2003" Ceramics Monthly Magazine, May 2003
                               "Monster Magnet" Jarret Keen, City Life, Mar 20, 2003, Las Vegas, NV
                               “Emerging Talent” Clay Times Magazine, Jan/Feb 2003
2002                       “Voices of Nevada Women Artists” Video project, produced by Women of Diversity, Las Vegas, NV, video                                interview with artwork
                               “Go-go to the Galleries” Jarret Keen, City Life, Dec 26, 2002, Las Vegas, NV
                               “Stretching the Limits of Clay” Bob Keyes, Portland Press Herald, Nov 2, Gorham, ME
                               “Straight From the Art” Hilary L. Green, Where Magazine, Aug 2002, Las Vegas, NV
                               “Like Water for Sculpture” Diane Bush, Mercury, Aug 22-28, 2002, Las Vegas, NV
                               “Strange Visitors to Government Center Christine H. Wetzel, Las Vegas Review-Journal, July 14, 2002,                                Las Vegas, NV
                               “Scary Ceramics (and Super Creeps)” Gregory Crosby, City Life, July 11-17, 2002, Las Vegas, NV
2001                      ”Clay Cup VIII” Brenda Quinn, Ceramics Monthly Magazine, Nov, 2001
                               “Between Creepy and Cute” Gregory Crosby, City Life, Nov 1-7, 2001, Las Vegas, NV
                               “Juried National of Low-Fire Ceramics” Ceramics Monthly Magazine, Oct, 2001
                               “A Whimsical Nightmare, Fun Stops Short of Gore” Ginger Mikkelsen, Henderson View, Oct, 2001, Las                                Vegas, NV
                               "Below 2003 at Contemporary Crafts Gallery" Stan Hall, Radar, May 20, 2001,
                               Portland, OR
                               “Mea Culpa” Claire Christian, City Life, April 26, 2001, Las Vegas, NV
                               

Exhibition Catalogs
2010                      
Portraiture, Beyond Likeness, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA (image & text)
                               Contemporary Ceramics Familiar Unknown, Blue Star Contemporary Art Center, San Antonio, TX (image &                                text)
2009                      
Clay National Biennial Exhibition Catalog NCECA 2009, Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe, AZ                                (image)
2007                       The Art and Artifice of Science, The Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM (image & text)
                               American Explorations into Surrealism, Sullivan Goss: An American Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA,
                               (image & text)
2005                       Art 4 Auction, Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV, (image)
                               Nevada Triennial, Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV (images and review)
                               Feats of Clay XVIII
, Lincoln Arts, Lincoln, CA, (image)
2004                      
Fine Contemporary Craft, Artspace, Raleigh, NC, (image)
                               Combined Talents: The 19th Annual Florida International Competition, Museum of fine Arts,                                Tallahassee, FL, (image)
                               National Juried Show, Marin Society of Artists, Ross, CA, (image & artist statement)
2003                       2nd World Ceramic Biennale 2003 Korea International Competition, Icheon World Ceramic Center,                                Icheon, Gyeonggi, Korea, (image and biography)
2002                      
14th San Angelo National Ceramic Competition, San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, San Angelo, TX,                                (image)
                               Texas National, Stephen F.  Austin Museum, Nacogdoches, TX, (image) 


Grants
2010                       Nevada Arts Council Jackpot Grant
2007                       Scholarly and Creative Activity Grant

                               Creative Activity Grant
                               University of Nevada Travel grant
2006                       Scholarly and Creative Activity Grant
                               Instructional Enhancement Grant
                               University of Nevada Travel grant
2005                       Creative Activity Grant
                               University of Nevada Travel Grant
 
Residencies

2010                       Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts Newcastle, ME.  Awarded a 2 week residency to produce artwork2008                       Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts Newcastle, ME.  Awarded a 2 week residency to produce artwork
2006                       Bemis Center For Contemporary Arts
Omaha, NE.  Awarded a 3 month residency to produce artwork at                                the Bemis
2001                       SITKA Center for Art and Ecology Residency Otis, OR.  Invited to produce artwork for one week at SITKA.


Permanent Collections
                             
 City of Reno, Reno, NV
                               Arizona State University Art Museum, Ceramics Research Center Tempe, AZ
                               Museum of San Francisco, De Young Museum San Francisco, CA
                               University Museum Southern Illinois University Carbondale
                               University of Wyoming Art MuseumLaramie, WY
                               Nicolaysen Art Museum Casper, WY

Visiting Lecturer
2010                       Casper College lecture/workshop
                               Georgia State University lecture/workshop 2009                      
                               East Los Angeles College
lecture
2008                       Brigham Young University Salt Lake City, UT, lecture/workshop
2008                       Miami International University of Art & Design Miami, FL, lecture/workshop
2007                       University of Nevada Las Vegas lecture/workshop
                               University of Washington Seattle, WA
2006                       Bemis Center For Contemporary Arts
Omaha, NE
2003                       Alexander Dawson School Las Vegas, NV lecture/workshop        

 
 
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