Education
Master of Fine Arts, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 1997
Bachelor of Fine Arts, (Magna Cum Laude) Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1993
Cornell in Rome, Abroad Studies Program, Rome, Italy 1992

Awards

National Academy of Sciences / Keck Futures Initiative, Ocean Memory Project Seed Grant, 2023
Alabama State Council on the Arts Grant, 2022-23
National Academy of Sciences / Keck Futures Initiative, Ocean Memory Project Seed Grant, 2022
National Academy of Sciences / Keck Futures Initiative, Ocean Memory Project Seed Grant, 2020-21
Edna Andrade Fund / Philadelphia Foundation Grant Recipient for Art Residency with the UC Science Center, 2020-21
City of Philadelphia Resolution “Honoring Rebecca Rutstein for her Dedicated Service through Art”, 2019

Delta Visiting Chair for Global Understanding, University of Georgia, 2018-19

University of Pennsylvania, Penn Program in Environmental Humanities Seed Grant, 2019

MIT Ocean Discovery Fellow, MIT Media Labs, Ocean Exploration Forum 2018

California Museum of Art Thousand Oaks Exhibition Prize, 2017

Artist at Sea Residency Fellowship, Schmidt Ocean Institute, 2016

Science Communication Fellowship, Ocean Exploration Trust, 2015

Sustainable Arts Foundation Award Finalist, 2014

New American Paintings, 2014

New American Paintings, 2012

Independence Foundation Fellowship in the Arts, 2009

New American Paintings, 2009

Pew Professional Development Grant, 2007

New American Paintings, 2006

Pennsylvania Council on the Arts Grant, Painting, 2006

Bridgette Mayer Gallery Travel Grant, 2005

Pew Fellowship in the Arts, Painting, 2004

New American Paintings, 2002

Charles Addams Memorial Prize, University of Pennsylvania, 1997

Natvar Bhavsar Prize in memory of Angelo Savelli, 1997

Artist’s Grant, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont, 1997

Piero Dorazio Color Award, University of Pennsylvania, 1996

Overseers Scholar Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania, 1995-96

Fine Arts Scholarship, Washington University, 1989-90

PUBLIC ART PROJECTS

Elemental, Mural at 23rd & Race Streets, Philadelphia, PA, 2023
Fall Line, Outdoor Public Sculpture, Alexandria, VA, 2023
Electric, Mural at Broad & Spring Garden Streets, Philadelphia, PA, 2022
Sanctuary, Painting Commission at Bower Sculpture Park, Shermans Dale, PA, 2021
Ridge & Valley, Outdoor Public Sculpture, Bower Sculpture Park, Shermans Dale, PA, 2020
Interstices, Outdoor Public Sculpture, Bower Sculpture Park, Shermans Dale, PA 2020
Convergence, AT&T / Mural Arts Program, Philadelphia, PA 2019
Clouds, Sculptural Commission, Yale University, Yale Science Building, New Haven, CT 2019
Synthesis, Mural, Cynwyd Elementary School, Bala Cynwyd, PA 2019
Shimmer, Sculpture and Light Commission, Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 2018
Sky Terrain, Sculpture and Light Commission, Temple University, Percent for Art Program, Philadelphia, PA 2015
Abyss, Painting and Mural Installation, Philadelphia International Airport, Philadelphia, PA 2008

In addition to above public works, completed projects include over 30 institutional, corporate and private commissions, working with galleries, art consultants, designers and developers.

RESIDENCIES

Artist at Sea Expedition (Mexico) – R/V Atlantis, University of Georgia, funded by National Science Foundation, 2024
National Academy of Sciences, Keck Futures Initiative / Ocean Memory Art/Science Workshop, Friday Harbor Laboratories, San Juan Island, WA 2023
National Academy of Sciences, Keck Futures Initiative / Ocean Memory Art/Science Workshop, Univ of Georgia Marine Institute, Sapelo Island, GA 2023

Artist at Sea Expedition (Hawaii) –
R/V Kilo Moana, University of Hawaii, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Funded by National Science Foundation, 2023
National Academy of Sciences, Keck Futures Initiative / Ocean Memory Art/Science workshop, Puerto Morelos, Mexico, 2022
National Academy of Sciences, Keck Futures Initiative / Ocean Memory Art/Science Workshop, University of Delaware, 2020 (virtual)

Artist at Sea Expedition (Salish Sea, British Columbia) –
R/V Rachel Carson with the Ocean Memory Project – funded by University of Washington, 2019
National Academy of Sciences, Keck Futures Initiative / Ocean Memory Art/Science Residency, Catalina Island, CA, 2019

Artist at Sea Expedition (Mexico) –
R/V Atlantis, University of Georgia, funded by National Science Foundation, 2018
Artist at Sea Expedition (Costa Rica) – R/V Atlantis, Temple University, funded by National Science Foundation, 2018
Djerassi Artist in Residence Program with Ocean Memory Project – funded by National Academy of Sciences / Keck Futures Initiative, Woodside, CA, 2018
National Academy of Sciences, Keck Futures Initiative / Ocean Memory Art/Science Workshop, Friday Harbor Laboratories, San Juan Island, WA 2017
Artist at Sea Expedition (Vietnam to Guam) – R/V Falkor, Schmidt Ocean Institute, 2016
Artist at Sea Expedition (Tahiti) – R/V Falkor, Schmidt Ocean Institute, 2016
Artist at Sea Expedition (Galapagos Islands to San Diego) –
E/V Nautilus, Ocean Exploration Trust, 2015
Gullkistan Artist Residency, Laugarvatn, Iceland, 2012

Red Cinder Artist Colony, Na’alehu, HI 2005

Banff Centre for the Arts, Alberta, Canada 2004

Banff Centre for the Arts, Alberta, Canada 2003

Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT, 1997

SELECT SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Solo Exhibition, Berman Museum of Art, Ursinus College, June-Dec 2026 (upcoming)
All the Stars in the Sea, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, Sept-Oct 2024 (upcoming)
Blue Dreams, National Academy of Sciences, March – Sept 2023
Sublime Nature, Delaware County Community College, March – April 2023

Out of Thin Air, Space Gallery, Denver, Nov – Dec 2022

Out of Thin Air, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, University of Alabama, Sept – Oct 2022

Nexus, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA Feb – March 2022

Socius, Esther Klein Gallery, Science Center, Philadelphia, PA Aug – Sept 2021

Topographies of Time, Sherry Leedy Contemporary, Kansas City, MO Feb – Mar 2021

Site Unseen, Space Gallery, Denver, CO Aug – Sept 2020

Shift, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, (virtual) June 2020

Out of the Darkness, Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, GA Nov 2018 – Oct 2019

Artist at Sea, University of Rhode Island, Ocean Science & Exploration Ctr, Narragansett, RI April – May 2019

Hidden from View, Sherry Leedy Contemporary, Kansas City, MO June-Aug 2018

Convergence, John Hartell Gallery, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY Aug-Sept 2017

32 Degrees Latitude, California Museum of Art Thousand Oaks, Thousand Oaks, CA June-Aug 2017

Fault Lines, Zane Bennett Contemporary / Form & Concept, Santa Fe, NM June-Aug 2017

Hidden Landscapes, Video Exhibition, Exploratorium, San Francisco, CA June-Sept 2016

Afterglow, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA April-May 2015

Deep Rift, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA March 2013

Zero Gravity, Sylvia White Gallery, Ventura, CA September 2011

Precipice, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA September 2009

Four Solo Exhibitions, Sylvia White Gallery, Ventura, CA June-July 2008

Abyss, Philadelphia International Airport, Philadelphia, PA March 2008

Abyss, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA November 2007

(de)Formation, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, New Hope, New Hope, PA March 2007

Ebb and Flow, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA November 2005

Canopy Adventures, List Gallery, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA 2004/2005

Breaking Boundaries, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Museum Restaurant, Philadelphia, PA 2004

Love & Subduction, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 2004

Solo Exhibition, Banff Center for the Arts, Banff, CANADA, 2003
Underworld, Challenge Exhibition, Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA 2002

Shifting Images, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 2002

Second Skin, Light boxes & collages, InRare Form Gallery, Lambertville, NJ 2000

Paintings, Drawings & Illuminations, LockJaw Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 2000

Erasure, Paintings and Collages, Tribes Gallery, New York, NY 2000

Recent Works, LockJaw Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 1999

Small Works/Sacred Spaces, Morgan Print Gallery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 1997

Paintings and Collages, Morgan Gallery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 1996

Paintings and Drawings, Tjaden Gallery, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 1993

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Art Basel Paris, with Unesco, Nautilus & Schmidt Ocean Institute, Oct 2024
Converge, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA June-July 2024
Artist at Sea Exhibition, United Nations Headquarters, New York, NY June 2024
Artist at Sea Exhibition, UN Ocean Decade Conference, Barcelona International Convention Centre, Spain, April 2024

Artist at Sea Exhibition, Royal Institution, London, Jan 2024
Art Basel Miami Beach, with Unesco, Nautilus & Schmidt Ocean Institute, Dec 2023
Something Big, Something Small, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA Oct – Dec 2023
Seeing the Anthropocene, Tiger Strikes Asteroid Gallery, Philadelphia, PA Oct – Dec 2023
Shifting Climate: Artists Respond to the Earth in Crisis, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA June 2023

Submerged: A Changing Global Climate, The Fairmount Water Works, Philadelphia, PA April – July 2023

Artist at Sea Exhibition, Ciencia Viva Museum & Gulbenkian Art Museum, Lisbon, Portugal, June 2022

The Impossible Exhibition, Power Station 501, Villanova, PA, June 2022

Nautilus Ocean Exhibition, The Explorers Club, New York, NY, March 2022

The Shaping of America, The Painting Center, New York, NY, Jan 2022

Journeys through Water, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, Nov 2021 – June 2022

Karmic Joy, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, June – July 2021

Covimetry, Ely Center of Contemporary Art, New Haven, CT, April 2021

The Anniversary Show, Sherry Leedy Contemporary, Kansas City, MO, Nov 2020 – Jan 2021

Covimetry, XS Gallery, University of Kielce, Poland, Oct 2020

Covimetry, XX1 Gallery, Warsaw, Poland, Sept 2020

Artist at Sea, Schmidt Ocean Institute, San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA, Feb 2020

The Shaping of America, AnnMarie Sculpture Garden, Solomons, Maryland, Sept – Oct 2019

Depth, Michigan Science Center & Science Gallery Detroit, Detroit, MI, June-Aug 2019

Waterworks, Long Beach Island Foundation of Arts & Science, Loveladies, NJ July – Aug 2019

Aqua Miami Art Fair, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Miami, FL, Dec 2018

Benefit Exhibition for the Rail Park, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, Sep – Oct 2018

Annual Exhibition, form & concept, Santa Fe, NM, July – Sept 2018

Ties that Bind, Chautauqua Institution, Chautauqua, NY, June – July 2018

Kaleidoscope: Harbor, Bay, Ocean; A Voice for Conservancy, Bristol Art Museum (RI), April – June 2018

Ocean Exhibition, NY Hall of Science, New York, NY, Sept 2017 – Feb 2018

Artist at Sea: A Year-long Traveling Exhibition with Schmidt Ocean Institute, 2017-2018

Bishop Museum (HI), International Ocean Film Festival (CA), America’s Cup (Bermuda),

Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (CA), Newport Sailing Center (RI),

Aquarium of the Pacific (CA), Portland Convention Center (OR)

Art Miami, Miami, FL, Bridgette Mayer Gallery Booth, Dec 2015

Philadelphia Freedom, Philip Slein Gallery, St. Louis, MO, Feb 2015

Art Miami, Miami, FL, Bridgette Mayer Gallery Booth, Dec 2014

Art San Francisco/Silicon Valley – Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Oct 2014

Young & Fun, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, June-Aug 2014

Print // Line, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA April-June 2014

Abstraction Today, Samek Art Gallery, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA Oct 2013 – March 2014

Art Miami, Miami, FL, Bridgette Mayer Gallery Booth, Dec 2013

A Random Walk, Rowan University, Glassboro, New Jersey, Nov 2013

George Billis Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 2013

Shifting Speeds, The Painting Center, New York, NY, 2012

Karmic Abstraction, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, 2011

printed, painted, pressed, C2 Fine Art, St. Petersburg, FL, 2011

Dallas Art Fair, Dallas, TX, Bridgette Mayer Gallery Booth, April 2011

Pew Charitable Trusts, Corporate Headquarters, Washington D. C., 2011

Winter Salon, Denise Bibro Fine Art, New York, NY, December 2008- January 2009

(In)finite Place, Philadelphia Museum of Jewish Art, Rodeph Shalom, Philadelphia, PA, 2008

Bridgette Mayer Gallery Group Show, Tierney Communications, Philadelphia, PA 2008

Black and White, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, 2007

Finish/Line, Curated by Miriam Seidel, Borowsky Gallery, Philadelphia, PA February 2007

The Red Show, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia PA, December 2006

Firecracker, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, New Hope, PA December 2006

Color My World, inaugural exhibition, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, New Hope, PA June-August 2006

Gallery Group Show, Tierney Communications, Philadelphia, PA 2006

Sum of All Parts, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia PA, December 200

AAF Contemporary Art Fair, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, New York NY, October 2005

Art of the State, The State Museum of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, PA 2005

Gallery Group Show, Tierney Communications, Philadelphia, PA 2005

2004 Outstanding Achievement Exhibition, Artworks Gallery, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA 2005

Dear Fleisher, Invitational Exhibition, Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA 2004

Gallery Group Show, Tierney Communications, Philadelphia, PA 2004

Urban, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 2004

Drawing As Drawing, Drawing in Painting, Penn State Harrisburg, Middletown, PA 2003

Painting Invitational, Cheltenham Art Center, Cheltenham, PA 2003

Space-Time, Melvin Art Gallery, Florida Southern College, Lakeland, FL 2002

Survey of New Works, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 2002

Art of the State 2002, Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA 2002

12 Mid-Atlantic Artists, Open Studios Press Gallery, Boston, MA 2002

Young & Fun: On Paper, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 2002

Young & Fun, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 2001

Four Small Paintings, Two-person show, Sande Webster Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 2000

Philadelphia’s Emerging Artists, Sande Webster Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 2000

Voices of the Diaspora, Invitational, Ryland-Bowe Gallery, Richmond, VA 1999

The Looking Glass, Two-Woman Show, LockJaw Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 1998

Young Talent 1998, Juried Show, Washington Art Association, Washington, CT 1998

Pennart, Invitational, Kohn Pederson Fox Gallery, New York, NY 1997

Divine Visions, Juried Show, The Art Network Gallery, N. Lindenhurst, NY 1997

11 pm Show, Curated by Patrick Murphy (ICA), Meyerson Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 1997

New Masters, Invitational, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA 1997

East/West Visions In Between, Juried Show, Arthur Ross Gallery, Phila, PA 1997

Works on Paper, Juried Show, Meyerson Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 1996

VISITING ARTIST / LECTURES / INTERVIEWS

Villanova University, April 2024
Friends Central School, April 2024
The Shipley School, April 2024
Temple University, March 2024

University of North Georgia, Feb 2024
I Like Your Work Podcast, Dec 2023
Barnes Foundation, Nov 2023
ArtShow Video Interview, Nov 2023
Women in the Arts, Pennsylvania Women’s Forum, Oct 2023
Channel 6 ABC Interview, Sept 2023
Oregon State University, Oct 2023
National Academy of Sciences, September 2023
Issues in Science & Technology Podcast, July 2023
National Academy of Sciences, May 2023

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, May 2023

Women Mind the Water Podcast, April 2023

Georgetown University, March 2023

Lehigh University, March 2023

Montclair State University, March 2023

Delaware County Community College, March 2023

Mural Arts Panel / Women Muralists, March 2023

Artist & Place Podcast, Feb 2023

University of Alabama, Sept 2022

Dialogues for Artists in a Changing World, March 2022

University of Washington, Seattle, WA, Nov 2021

University of Alabama, Aug – Sept 2021

Podcast Interview, Live at Radio Kismet, Aug 2021

McKinsey & Company, Philadelphia, July 2021

NPR/WITF Smarttalk Interview, June 3, 2021

Science Center, Philadelphia, April 2021

Mural Arts Philadelphia, March 2021

Podcast Interview, Live at Radio Kismet, Feb 2021

Integral Molecular, Jan 2021

Stanford University, Laser Talk Series, Stanford, CA, Oct 2020

Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, April 2020

Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, April 2020 (postponed due to Covid-19)

Bala Cynwyd Middle School, Bala Cynwyd, PA Feb 2020

Girl Scouts of America, Women in S.T.E.A.M., Nov 2019

GREATPHL 2019 Live interview and Podcast, Philadelphia, Oct 2019

St. Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, PA Sept 2019

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA, Sept 2019

University of Rhode Island, Narragansett, RI, April 2019

Institute of Contemporary Art (studio tour), Philadelphia, PA, April 2019

“Technycal – Women in Technology” Podcast with Christiane Paul, Whitney Museum Curator of Digital Art, 2019

Delta Visiting Chair for Global Understanding, University of Georgia, 2018-19

Bristol Art Museum, Bristol, RI, June 2018

Temple University, Department of Biology, Philadelphia, PA, March 2018

Tyler School of Art (studio tour), Philadelphia, PA, Feb 2018

Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, Sept 2017

Moore College of Art & Design, Philadelphia, PA, March 2017

California Museum of Art Thousand Oaks, June 2017

Tyler School of Art (studio tour), Philadelphia, PA, Nov 2015

Rutgers University (studio tour), Camden, Nov 2014

Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA, Oct 2014

Abstraction Today Artist Panel, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA, March 2014

A Random Walk Artist Gallery Talk, Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ, Nov 2013

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2013

University of Texas, Tyler, TX, 2012

University of the Arts (studio tour), Philadelphia, PA, 2009, 2008

Swarthmore College (studio tour), Swarthmore, PA, 2008

University of Texas, Tyler, TX, 2007

University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA 2006

Moore College of Art & Design, Philadelphia, PA 2005

Bucks County Community College, Bucks County, PA 2005

Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA 2004

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Philadelphia Museum of Art
Georgia Museum of Art

National Academy of Sciences

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Museum

US Consulate in Thailand
US Department of State

Microsoft

AT&T

Delta Airlines

Yale University

University of New Mexico

University of Washington

University of Alabama

Temple University

Bower Sculpture Park

Johns Hopkins Hospital

Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Fox Chase Cancer Center

UC Science Center

Ocean Exploration Trust

Schmidt Ocean Institute

PriceWaterhouseCoopers

Hines / One Shell Plaza

Nordstrom

Deloitte Consulting

Glenmede Trust

Biogen Idec

Philadelphia Phillies (Marlon Byrd)

Wirb-Copernicus Group

Tierney Communications

Temple University, The Fox School of Business

Temple University, Pearson McGonigle Hall

Historic Landmarks for Living

Trebuchet Consulting

335 Bala Apartments

Lower Merion School District

Narberth Dentistry

Laudenbach Periodontics

The Boston Consulting Group

Community Foundation of Louisville

Philadelphia Construction & Management

Primavera Systems

Packard Press

SELECT PRESS

Gomez-Upegui, Salome, “8 Art-World Insiders on What to See, Do, Eat, and Drink During Miami Art Week”, Vogue, Dec 4, 2023
Toussaint, Jensen. “Philadelphia Artist Rebecca Rutstein Finds Inspiration from the Natural World”, Philadelphia Today, Nov 16, 2023.
Vandeveer, Camille. “‘DC Art Science Evening Rendezvous’ Highlights Local Art and Science Collaborations”, The Hoya, Sept 13, 2023.
Jenkins, Mark. “In the Galleries”, The Washington Post, Sept 1, 2023.
Coke, Emma. “PRAx Exhibits Artist-at-Sea Rebecca Rutstein’s Work “, The Daily Barometer, Sept 6, 2023.
“The Synergy between the Arts and Sciences: Representing the Wonders of the Natural World through Visual Art”, Common Home Magazine, Aug 28. 2023.
Boone, Aunye. “At the Intersection of Art & Science: A Conversation with Rebecca Rutstein, National Endowment for the Arts, July 20, 2023.
“14 Must See Live and Online Climate Art Events” Honoring the Future, Spring, 2023.
“University of Alabama offers Full Funding Opportunities for MFA in Studio Art”, Hyperallergic, March 14, 2023
Vandeveer, Camille. “Art Meets Science in Rebecca Rutstein’s Immersive Exhibits”, The Hoya, March 15, 2023.
Ichikawa, Savannah. “Sarah Moody Gallery of Art Exhibits Cosmically Inspired Art”, The Crimson White, Oct 2, 2022.
Turner, Michelle. “Museum Minute: Rebecca Rutstein”, WUGA 91.7 FM Radio, April 29, 2022.
Potsic, Amie. “Out and About in Philadelphia February 2022”, Amie Potsic Advisory Art Blog, Feb 2022.
Moore, Cindy Stockton. “The Picture Data Paints”, The Science Center, Sept 30, 2021.
“A City Filled to the Brim with Historic Rebeccas”, Beyond the Bell Tours, Sept 27, 2021.
Given, Molly. “‘Socius’ Examines the the Pandemic and its Effects through Art & Music”, Aug 17, 2021.
“‘Socius’ by Rebecca Rutstein at the Esther Klein Gallery”, University of Pennyslvania Almanac, Vol 68 Issue 2, Aug 10, 2021.
Walsh, Helen. “At the Bower, Philadelphia Sculptors take the Pennsylvania Landscape to Heart”, Broad Street Review, July 20, 2021.
Pynes, Mark. “We have to Create Something to Share”. Patrio News, April 20, 2021.
Zimmerman, Phyllis. “Art, Nature, in Harmony”, The Burg, May 14, 2021 (pg 46)
Brown, Hillary. “Museum of Art Collectors purchase Rutstein work”, UGA Today, Sept 22, 2020.
“City of Murals”, Discover Philadelphia, Aug 18, 2020
Estrada, Elizabeth. “9 beautiful things to see in Philly this Memorial Day Weekend”, WHYY, May 22, 2020.
“Jennifer Higdon Wins Grammy, New Yorker Profiles Becky Suss, Rebecca Rutstein Debuts AT&T Building Mural”, Pew Fellows News, March 31, 2020.
Bond, Courtenay. “Finding Arts & Expression with Geology and Murals”, Broad Street Review, March 31, 2020.
“Vogue’s Gallery”, British Vogue, March, 2020.
Baris, Steven. “Rebecca Rutstein: Diagrams from the Depths”, Expanded Diagram Project, Jan 4, 2020.
Greco, JoAnn. “Depth Charge”, The Pennsylvania Gazette, Dec 18, 2019.
Maiorano, Grace. “New Public Art Unveiled on South Street”, South Philly Review, Nov 4, 2019.
Sasko, Claire. “Metropolis: Sketching the Skyline”, Philadelphia Magazine, Oct 2019 Issue.
Benner, Conrad. “New Mural from Philly-based Artist Rebecca Rutstein Rises on the Schuylkill”, Streets Dept, Sept 26, 2019.
Mann, Allyson. “A Sense of the Sublime”, UGA Research Magazine, Spring 2019.
Tominaga, Masako. “Humans in the Ocean II: when HOV Alvin Portholes meet the lens of Art” Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Nov 30, 2018.
Tominaga, Masako. “Humans in the Ocean I: when HOV Alvin Portholes meet the lens of Art” Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Nov 28, 2018.
Richmond, Krista. “Artist, Professor Combine Arts & Sciences in Deep Sea,” UGA Today, Nov 5, 2018.
Hicks, Micah. “Museum Celebrates Meeting of Art & Science,” UGA Today, Oct 17, 2018.
Dougherty, Margot. “A Cliche-Free Guide to Santa Fe”, Wall Street Journal, March 1, 2018.
Drew, L. P. “Sea Change,” Cornell Alumni Magazine, Nov – Dec 2017.
Wong, Sabrina. “Rebecca Rutstein’s Convergence: Visual Contradictions”, Sept 28, 2017.
Center for Emerging Visual Artists, “POST”, The Art Blog, Sept 12, 2017.
Hammer, Andrea. “Rebecca Rutstein’s Large-Scale Geometric Abstractions”, Moore Women Artists, Sept 5, 2017.
Michael, Abatemarco. “In the Abstract: Rebecca Rutstein & Jared Weiss”, Pasatiempo, July 7, 2017.
Van Cleve, Emily. “Geological Shifts”, Santa Fe Arts Journal, June 26, 2017.
Secrets of Green, 7 Artists Inspired by Nature, May 17 2017.
Novak, Ana. “The Artist at Sea at Schmidt Ocean Institute”, SciArt Magazine, December 2016.
Popova, Eketarina. “Rebecca Rutstein: Interview”, Create! Magazine, December 15, 2016.
Krysa, Danielle. “Rebecca Rutstein”, The Jealous Curator, October 10, 2016.
Furino, Giaco. “Ahoy! Set Sail on an Artists’ Residency in the Middle of the Ocean”, Vice Magazine, Oct 1, 2016.
Delisle, Raina. “Amplifying Data Through Art”, Hakai Magazine, 24 August, 2016.
Lum, Burt. “Civil Geeks: When Science and Art Intersect”, Civil Beat, 19 August, 2016.
“Fellows Friday News: Rebecca Rutstein’s Artist-at-Sea Resideny”, Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, Feb 26, 2016.
Wiener, Carlie. “All Things Marine”, KHNR Hawaii State-Wide Radio Show, Interview, February 16, 2016.
Fallon, Roberta. “From Sea to Stars, Rebecca Rutstein’s Big Year”, ArtBlog, December 17, 2015.
“From Stem to STEAM, Art Aboard Nautilus”, Nautilus Live Blog, October 17, 2015.
Crimmins, Peter. “Philadelphia Artist Finds Inspiration on Ocean Floor”, Newsworks, NPR/WHYY, July 20, 2015.
Fiorentino, Alexander. “Rebecca Rutstein’s Afterglow at Bridgette Mayer Gallery, The Art Blog, May 28, 2015.
Greenberg, Alyssa. “News Post…Rebecca Rutstein to Set Sail…”, The Art Blog, May 12, 2015.
Volpe, Allie. “In the galleries: Art picks for May”, philly.com, May 4, 2015.
Popova, Eketarina. Fresh Paint Magazine, Spotlight Artist, Edition VI, February, 2015.
Greenberg, Alyssa. “Artist News”, artblog, September 30, 2014.
Findlay, Lauren. “Young and Fun: Abstraction at Bridgette Mayer Gallery,” artblog, July 18, 2014.
Farrand, Matt. ‘Abstraction Today’ Talk Draws Crowd to Gallery,” Standard Journal, March, 2014.
Miner, Al.New American Paintings, Open Studios Press, January, 2014.
Darsa, Allisa. “Art Superstars Shine at Miami Beach VIP Events,” artnet news, Dec 5, 2013.
Newhall, Edith. “Change up.” The Philadelphia Inquirer. March 9, 2013.
Otterbein, Holly. “First Friday Focus”. Phila City Paper. March 1, 2013.
“Rebecca Rutstein Explores Where Life And Geology Intersect With ‘Deep Rift’” Huffington Post. Feb 14, 2013.
Cotner, David. “Tales from the Topographic Oceans,” Ventura Co. Reporter, 9/22/11.
Schwartz, Chip. “Art Goes on Despite Bridgette Mayer Renovations,” KnightArts.org, August 9, 2011.
Donohoe, Victoria. “She Leaves the Viewer Wanting More,” Philadelphia Inquirer, September 11, 2009.
Huckabay, Carolyn. “Kaleidoscope,” Philadelphia Citypaper, September 4, 2009.
New American Paintings. Open Studios Press, April, 2009.
Katz, Matt. “The Educated Eye,” (cover), ventana magazine, August, 2008.
Zarro, Jennifer. “(In)finite Place,” Art Matters Magazine, July 12, 2008.
Otterbein, Holly. “Last Chance,” Philadelphia Citypaper, November, 19 2007.
Strauss, R.B. “Art: Rebecca Rutstein,”aroundphilly.com, November 7, 2007.
Newhall, Edith. “Outlines Filled In,” Philadelphia Inquirer, March, 2007.
Pressler, Jessica. “The Philly School,” Philadelphia Magazine, May, 2006.
Baker, Alex. New American Paintings. Open Studios Press, April, 2006.
Fallon, Roberta. “New Mayer in Town,” Philadelphia Weekly, Dec. 28, 2005.
Fallon, Roberta. “Breath of Life,” Philadelphia Weekly, November 23, 2005.
Newhall, Edith. “A new Approach,” Philadelphia Inquirer, December 10, 2005.
Strauss, R.B. “First Friday November Sweeps,” Philadelphia Weekly, November 2, 2005.
“The Bridgette Mayer Gallery: Rebecca Rutstein,” ArtInfo, November 2005.
Slupe, Ellen. “’Art of the State’ Shows Pennsylvania’s Best” Art Matters, August, 2005.
Donohoe, Victoria. “Region Fares Well at State Show,” Philadelphia Inquirer, July 3, 2005.
Hill, Lori. “Industrial Evolution,” Philadelphia Citypaper, April 28, 2005. Cover Story
Bocella, Maggie. “Rutstein’s Human Landscapes,” Artmatters (Cover Story), January 2005.
Donohoe, Victoria. “Artist’s Work Reflects Focus on Watershed,” Philadelphia Inquirer, December 5, 2004.
Brown, Gerard. “HereNowThereThen,” Pew Fellowships In The Arts Catalogue, 2004.
Lotozo, Eils. “Folk Arts Win a Place Among Pew Fellowships,” Philadelphia Inquirer, June 8, 2004.
Fallon, Roberta. “And the Winners Are,” Art Blog, June 5, 2004.
Sozanski, Edward. “Speaking Geologically,” Philadelphia Inquirer, May 14, 2004.
Fallon, Roberta. “Truth or Dare,” Philadelphia Weekly, October 30, 2002.
Sozanski, Edward. “Drawing as Sculpture,” Philadelphia Inquirer, October 25, 2002.
Victoria Donohoe. “Art of the State Shows Regional Talent,” Philadelphia Inquirer, July 28, 2002.
Lewis, Zachary. “State of the Arts,” Patriot News, Harrisburg, PA, June 30, 2002.
Rosenberg, Susan, Curator, New American Paintings. Open Studios Press, Boston, MA, April, 2002.
Sozanski, Edward. “Collage-style works, concrete, ephemeral,” Philadelphia Inquirer, March 1, 2002.
B. Strauss. “Art Attack: New, but Hardly Rookies,” Philadelphia Style Magazine, March 1, 2002.
Deni Kasrel. “Rebecca Rutstein: Shifting Images,” Digital City Philadelphia, February 6, 2002.
B. Strauss. “Rebecca Rutstein Mixes Art & Science,” Main Line Times, February 28, 2002.
Sozanski, Edward. “Gallery Opens with Light-Hearted Show,” Philadelphia Inquirer, July 31, 2001.
Strauss, R.B. “Philly’s Art Renaissance,” Philadelphia Metro, July 6, 2001.
Strauss, R.B. “Dogdays-Schmogdays,” University City Review, August 1, 2001.
Strauss, R.B. “A Welcome Addition,” aroundphilly.com, July, 2001.

PUBLICATIONS

Association, Volume #12, Cornell University Press, 2023.
Skalak, Tom. Blue Dreams: Rebecca Rutstein & the Ocean Memory Project, Exhibition Catalog, National Academy of Sciences, 2023.
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