EDUCATION 

2008                M.F.A., Painting and Drawing major, Sculpture minor, University of Iowa 

2007                M.A., Painting and Drawing major, Sculpture minor, University of Iowa 

2004                B.A., Visual Arts & Philosophy double major, Bennington College


2003                Study Abroad, Florence, Italy, Lorenzo de’ Medici School of Art 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE            

2009-present   Drawing & Composition Adjunct Lecturer, Carroll U.            

2014                Beginning & Advanced Painting Sabbatical Replace. Carroll U.

2009-11            2D & 3D Design Adjunct Instructor, Carroll U.

2010                 Figure Drawing; Beginning Drawing Instructor, Mt. Mary College

2010                 Introduction to Collage Instructor, University of Wisconsin-Waukesha

2009                Intermediate Painting & Drawing, Mt. Mercy College

2008-9             Elements of Art Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Iowa       

2005-7             Basic Drawing & Elements of Art Instructor of Record, U. of Iowa

2004                Visual Arts Instructor of Record, Capital Repertory Theater

2004                Gallery Assistant and Curator, Cambridge Art Association

GRANTS, FELLOWSHIPS & AWARDS 

2018                MAE Award ($10,000)

2017                Yaddo Residency Finalist (short list)

2016                Mary L. Nohl Emerging Artist Fellowship ($10,000)

2016                Wisconsin Triennial Finalist(studio visit with Rick Axsom) 

2016                Bogliasco Foundation Fellowship Finalist (short list)

2016                Jentel Foundation Fellowship Finalist (short list)

2016                Best of Show Award, Milwaukee Area Teachers of Art Group Show

2015                Mary L. Nohl Suitcase Export Fund Grant


2015                Memorial Award, MATA Group Show


2014                VCCA five-week residency and Robert Johnson (full) Fellowship

2014                People’s Choice Award, MATA Group Show


2013                People’s Choice & Carol Rowan Memorial Awards, MATA Group Show

2012                Mary L. Nohl Fellowship Finalist in Emerging Artist category


2012                MATA Founders’ Award, MATA Group Show


2011                People’s Choice Award & Lifetime Members Award, MATA Group Show

2007-8             Mildred Pelzer Lynch Fellowship, University of Iowa


2007                Madison Scholarship, University of Iowa


2005-7             Teaching Appointment: Drawing Instructor of Record, University of Iowa 

2003-4             Elizabeth Reed Keller Art Scholarship, Bennington College


2000-4             Bennington Brockway Scholarship, Bennington College


2000-2             Bennington Grant, Bennington College


ONE & TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS 

2020                (upcoming solo) James Watrous Gallery, Madison, WI

2019                (upcoming solo) Portrait Society Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

2019                (upcoming solo) Alfons Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

2018                Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts, Brookfield, WI

2017                Paddock Bliss Gallery, Carroll University, Waukesha, WI

2016                Agency, Industry, Infinity: Robin Jebavy and Rosemary Ollison, Portrait Society Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

2015                ICON - Iowa Contemporary, Fairfield, IA 

2015                Lynden Sculpture Garden, Milwaukee, WI 

2014, 2012      CAR&N Gallery (former), Waterford, WI 

2009                John Colloton Pavilion Gallery, U. of Iowa Hospital, Iowa City, IA 

2009                The Janalyn Hanson White Gallery, Mt. Mercy College, Cedar Rapids, IA


2008                M.F.A. Exhibition, University of Iowa Gallery, ABW, Iowa City, IA


2007                Burford Gallery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 

2006                Drewelowe Gallery, University of Iowa
, Iowa City, IA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018                Forward 2018: A Survey of Wisconsin Art now, Charles Allis Art Museum

2018                The Nohl Fellowship at 15, Haggerty Museum of Art

2018                Mary Nohl and the Walrus Club, JMKAC, Sheboygan, WI

2018                2018 Wisconsin Artists Biennial, Museum of Wisconsin Art 

2017                Nohl Fellowship Exhibition, Haggerty Museum of Art, Milwaukee, WI

2016                Drawing, Print & Photo Show, Paddock Bliss Gallery, Waukesha, WI

2016                MATA Spring Show, Milwaukee Public Library, Milwaukee, WI

2015                Out of the Suitcase IV, Frederick Layton Gallery, MIAD, Milwaukee, WI


2015                MATA Spring Show, Zimmerman Architectural Studios, Milwaukee
, WI

2014                MATA Spring Show, Zimmerman Architectural Studios, Waukesha, WI


2013                Carroll Art Faculty Biennial Exhibition, Rowe Art Gallery, Waukesha, WI 

2013                WVA Group Show, Kenosha Public Museum
, Kenosha, WI

2012                Visual Art Wisconsin, UW-Parkside’s Fine Arts Gallery, Kenosha
, WI

2012                MATA Exhibition, Zimmerman Architectural Studios, Milwaukee, WI


2012                WVA Group Show (Juried), Delafield Arts Center
, Delafield, WI

2011                Reuss Federal Building Atrium Gallery, Milwaukee, WI


2011                Carroll Art Faculty Biennial Exhibition, Rowe Art Gallery, Waukesha, WI 

2011                MATA Spring Exhibition, Marceil Pultorak Gallery, Waukesha, WI 

2010                Group Show: Visiting Artists, Moberg Gallery, Des Moines
, IA

2009                Carroll Art Faculty Biennial Exhibition, Rowe Art Gallery, Waukesha, WI 

2009                Invitational Show: Contemporary Realism, ICON Gallery, Fairfield
, IA

2008                Invitational Show: Large Works, ICON Gallery
, Fairfield, IA

2008                M.F.A Exhibition, University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City, IA


 SELECTED REVIEWS

Higgins, Jim, “2018 Wisconsin Artists Biennial: 10 works to see,” Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, February 2018

Hauer, Sarah, “2016 Nohl Fellowship winners include two artists exploring transracial adoption,” Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, November 2016


Schafer, Jessica Z. “Art City Asks: Robin Jebavy,” Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, June 2016

Minerath, Kat. “More Interesting than Realism,” Shepherd Express, May 2016

Daniel, Eddee. “Still Life takes dramatic twist in Lynden Sculpture Garden show,” Arts Without Borders, March 2015


Balistreri, Rose. “The Sheer Dazzle of Glass,” Urban Milwaukee, March 2015


Minerath, Kat. “ Robin Jebavy turns glassware into expansive still lifes,” Wisconsin Gazette, April 2015 

 VISITING ARTIST TALKS

2019                (upcoming) Charles Allis Art Museum

2017                Haggerty Museum of Art

2015                Lynden Sculpture Garden, Milwaukee, WI

2008                ICON – Iowa Contemporary, Fairfield, IA

2007                St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA