Master of Fine Arts, School of the Art Institute of Chicago. 2019


Bachelor of Arts, College of Creative Studies at UC Santa Barbara. 2002





Artifacts of Affection, Gallery 114, Portland, OR. 2020 


Parlor Room, 26Twenty Gallery, Cape Girardeau, MO. 2020


Chimeras & Underdogs, Gallery 114 Portland, OR. 2017


Hydrophilic, Black Pine, Woodland, CA. 2016


Abstract Paintings by Rachael Zur, Mojo’s, Woodland, CA. 2014




In Your Absence, with Gary Zur, Gallery 114, Portland, OR. 2018   

infield & Zur, with Hillary WinfieldGallery at Cerulean, Portland, OR. 2017



Domestic Landscapes, Chehalem Cultural Center, Newberg, OR. 2020 

Bull in a China Shop, Tchotchke Gallery, New York, NY. Online. 2020


Love Politik, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR. 2020

Tactile Connections, Ghost Art Project, Omaha, NE. Online. 2020

Flat File Collection Fundraiser for Soul Fire Farm, Collar Works, Troy, NY. 2020


Everything is Different Now, Stay Home Gallery, Paris, TN. 2020


Either Volume 1, Online, In Passing, New York, NY, 2020


Touch, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL. Online. 2020


Domestic Interiors, Stay at Home Gallery, Online. 2020


Art in the Time of COVID-19, Online Gallery 114, Portland. OR, 2020


KA Projects, Aqua Art Fair, Miami Beach. 2019


Night Garden, Young Space, Online. 2019


All Together, One Grand Gallery, Portland, OR. 2019  


Low Residency MFA Thesis Show, SAIC,  Chicago, IL. 2019    


Re-Deux, Gallery 114, Portland, OR. 2019


Dwelling in Possibilities, Gallery 114, Portland, OR. 2018


Abstract Sanctuary 5, Verum Ultimum, Portland, OR. 2018


Always, Low Residency MFA Group Show, SAIC Open Studios, Chicago IL. 2017


Kintsugi, Pop up Show, Chicago, IL. 2017


PSA, Ford Gallery, Portland, OR. 2017


Anything Goes, Gallery 114, Portland, OR. 2017


Abstract Sanctuary 4, Verum Ultimum, Portland, OR. 2017


Gala Art Auction 2016, Pence Gallery, Davis, CA. 2016


Bark!, John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA. 2016


Tame the Flame, Mojo’s, Woodland, CA. 2015


Bark!, John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA. 2015


Mom’s Other Work, Rouge Gallery, Woodland, CA. 2014


Yolo Flyers Club, Woodland, CA. Group Show. 2012


What You See is What You Get, Pop up Show, Los Angeles, CA. 2002



Review by David Bates with Oregon Arts Watch, "Domestic Landscapes: Exploring the Residue of Lives Lived" January 4, 2021

Review by Ashley Gifford, Rachael Zur "Artifacts of Affection" at Gallery 114, Art and About Blog, Portland, OR. August 19th. 2020

Interviewed by David Schell, The Semi-Finalist is: Rachael Zur, The Semi-Finalist, Blog, Portland, OR. August 25, 2020 2020


Featured Artist, Young Space,, May 7. 2020


Interviewed by Cynthia Mosser, Rachael Zur-painter, ArtChat Northwest, Podcast, Portland, OR. November 24 2017


Moderator, Neck of the Woods, Artist Talk, Gallery 114, Portland OR. November 1, 2019


Moderator, Beauty in Contemporary Art, Panel Discussion, Gallery 114, Portland OR. April 13, 2019


Artist Talk, Artist Talk with Rachael Zur and Mark Andres, Gallery 114, Portland, OR. November 17, 2018


Presentation, Artist Talk for Kids, Gallery 114, Portland, OR. December 17th, 2017


Artist Talk, Artist Talk with Rachael Zur and John Cline, Gallery 114, Portland OR. December 9, 2017 

Lecture, Juxtapositions in Painting Practices and Themes, Luna Vista Rotary, Woodland CA. 2016 




Stay Home, Stay Home Gallery and Residency, by Kaylan Buteyn and Pam Marlene Taylor, Paris, TN. 2020


Under The Bridge Painting Issue, 2020




Prepared Space, Group Show, Gallery 114, Portland, OR. 2020


Beauty Untethered, Group Show. Gallery 114, Portland, OR. 2019


C.E. Dingle Elementary History Club Art Show. First Friday Art Walk, Woodland, CA. 2015


C.E. Dingle Elementary History Club Art Show.  First Friday Art Walk, Woodland, CA. 2014


Program Mentor, Low Residency MFA Program at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. 2020


Interim Chair of the Board of Directors, Gallery 114, Portland 2020-2021


Member of WAVE Artist Collective, Portland, OR. 2020


Secretary of the Board of Directors, Gallery 114, Portland, OR. 2018-2020


Facilitator, Film Club for Low Residency MFA SAIC, Chicago, IL. 2018-2019


Facilitator, Beauty and Sublime Book Club, for Low Residency MFA SAIC, Chicago, IL. 2017-2018


Member of Gallery 114, Artist Collective in Portland, OR. 2016-present


Established the “Hands on History for Kids” event for the Stroll Through History nonprofit in Woodland, CA. 2013


Founded and Ran C.E. Dingle Elementary History Club, Woodland, CA. Engaged students in learning local history through art projects, historical     reenactment and field trips. 2012-2016



Ox-Bow Loretta Grellner Scholarship. 2018

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