West Linn, OR
Rachael Zur’s expanded paintings blend sculptural physicality with traditional paintin techniques. Her art practice utilizes an assortment of materials to paint on: plaster, pumice, ceramics, and fabric. Zur received her MFA in 2019 from the School of the Art Institute o Chicago. She has exhibited her work locally and nationally in places such as: SOIL Gallery Seattle, WA; Artworks Northwest Biennial at Umpqua Valley Arts Association, Roseburg OR Stone House Art Gallery in Charlotte, NC; and with Young Space. Her work is published in New American Paintings, Under The Bridge Magazine, and Stay Home by Stay Home Gallery and Residency. The artist has worked as a Program Mentor in the Low Residency MFA Program a the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Zur currently resides in the greater Portland Oregon metropolitan area with her husband and their three children.