Jaime Raybin


  • Bachelor of Fine Arts - Watkins College of Art, Nashville, TN, 2006
    3.99 GPA (summa cum laude)
  • Also studied at Hampshire College, Amherst, MA

Selected Exhibitions (solo and two person exhibitions in italics)

  • Center for the Digital Arts at WCC, “Streams and Channels.” Peekskill, NY, 2019. Curated by Ryan O’Hare
  • Albany Barn, “UnSaid.” Albany, NY 2018. Curated by Lisa Beerle
  • Loophole Berlin, “GRRL HAUS.” Berlin, Germany 2018
  • Public Space One, “Ms. Bigfoot: A Fanfiction.” Iowa City, IA 2018
  • Luther College, "2018 Oneota Film Festival." Decorah, IA, 2018.
  • Ludlow House, “Log Off.” New York, NY, 2017. Curated by Zach Krall and Emily Sussman
  • Athens Institute for Contemporary Art, “2017 Juried Exhibition.” Athens, GA, 2017. Juror: Harry H. DeLorme, Jr.
  • Elephant Gallery, “Coop Microcinema.” Nashville, TN, 2017. Jurors: Morgan Higby-Flowers, Jonathan Rattner, John Warren.
  • Whitespace Gallery, “Short Shorts.” Atlanta, GA 2017. Juror: Ruth Dusseault
  • Abrasive Media, “The Crappy Magic Experience.” Nashville, TN 2017
  • OZ, “Modular Art Pods.” Nashville, TN 2016. Curated by Tony Youngblood
  • Indiana University East, “National Juried Exhibition: Art + Science.” Richmond, IN 2016. Juror: Lily Simonson (catalogue)
  • 40AU, “Composite Internet Boyfriend.” Nashville, TN 2015
  • Science Center of Iowa, Grin City Pop-up Exhibition. Des Moines, IA, 2014
  • Brownlee O. Currey Gallery, Watkins College of Art and Design, “WAX #1.” Nashville, TN 2014
  • Marnie Sheridan Gallery, Harpeth Hall School, “Past, Present and Future. Platetone: Printmaking and Book Arts.” Nashville, TN 2014
  • threesquared gallery, “The Secret Room.” Nashville, TN, 2014
  • Dittmar Gallery at Northwestern University, “Suspension” with Ryan Hogan. Evanston, IL, 2011
  • Twist Gallery, “Suspension” with Ryan Hogan. Nashville, TN, 2011
  • Gallery F at the Scarritt-Bennett Center, “Figure One.” Nashville, TN, 2011
  • The Birdhouse, Off the Wall (Artist Collective) Group Show, Knoxville, TN, 2011
  • Moonbase, “The Future Show.” Nashville, TN, 2011. Curated by Co.H
  • The Frist Gallery at Nashville Ballet, “Homeschool Yearbook.” Nashville, TN, 2010
  • Foundry Art Centre, National Juried Exhibition “ Fusion: Science and Art.” St. Charles, MO, 2010. Juror: Steve Miller
  • Gallery F at the Scarritt-Bennett Center, Off the Wall presents “Talcum Fables.” Nashville, TN, 2010
  • Swanson Reed Contemporary. Louisville, KY, 2009
  • Twist Gallery, Off the Wall Group Show. Nashville, TN, 2009
  • University School of Nashville, “Milk Shelf.” Nashville, TN, 2008
  • Nashville Public Library, “Works With Words.” Nashville, TN, 2008. Jurors: Janet Higgins, Cynthia March, and Liz Coleman
  • Athens Institute for Contemporary Art, “Ingest.” Athens, GA, 2008. Jurors: Beth Sale Jaquet and Jacob Cawthon, (catalogue)
  • Dangenart Gallery, Off the Wall presents “Seamless Momentum.” Nashville, TN, 2008
  • The Renaissance Center, “Milk Shelf.” Dickson, TN, 2007
  • Frist Center for the Visual Arts, “Future/Now.” Nashville, TN, 2007
  • Twist Gallery, Plate Tone Printshop show. Nashville, TN, 2007
  • Watkins College of Art and Design, “Dinosaur Story” BFA show. Nashville, TN, 2006
  • University of the South, Secret Show Series Board Show. Sewanee, TN, 2006
  • MTSU, Todd Gallery. “12” x 12”: a national, juried exhibition of small scale works of art.” Murfreesboro, TN, 2006. Juror: Mark Scala


  • Contemporary Art Center at Woodside. Troy, NY, June 2014
  • Grin City - Culture Lab. Grinnell, IA, July 2014
  • Tiny Circus Animation Collective - Winter Residency Program. New Orleans, LA, Dec 2013
  • Tiny Circus Animation Collective - Summer Residency Program. Grinnell, IA, July 2012, July 2013

Grants and Awards

  • Best of Fest, Coop Microcinema, Nashville, TN, 2017
  • “Most Original” and “Best Soundtrack”, Modular Art Pod Awards (The Poddys), Nashville, TN, 2016
  • Professional Development Grant for “Suspension” with Ryan Hogan, Tennessee Arts Commission, 2011
  • Creative Capital Professional Development Workshop, 2011
  • Best in Show, Customs House Museum Juried Exhibition, Clarksville, TN, August 2006
  • 2nd Place, “12” x 12””, Todd Gallery at Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN, January 2006

Jurying/Curatorial Projects

  • Brentwood Academy, “Arts in April” – Juror. Nashville, TN, April 10, 2014
  • Western Kentucky University, “Border Crossings” – Co-curator. Bowling Green, KY, January 2010
  • NAACP Nashville Branch ACT-SO Competition – Juror for African-American High School Competition, in categories of Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture. Nashville, TN, March 28, 2009 and April 17, 2010
  • 310 Chestnut St, “I-24” – Juror for Secret Show Series affiliated juried exhibition, featuring student artwork from the University of the South (Sewanee, TN), and Middle Tennessee State University (Murfreesboro, TN.) Nashville, TN, Dec 2, 2005
  • 310 Chestnut St, “Full Acquittal” – Juror for Secret Show Series national juried exhibition. March 11, 2006

Artist Lectures

  • Dittmar Gallery at Northwestern University, “Suspension” with Ryan Hogan. Evanston, IL, 2011
  • Gallery F at the Scarritt-Bennett Center, “Figure One,” Nashville, TN, 2011
  • Gallery F at the Scarritt-Bennett Center, “Talcum Fables,” Nashville, TN, 2010
  • Frist Center for the Visual Arts, “Artist’s Forum: Off the Wall Art Group,” Nashville, TN, 2009
  • The Renaissance Center, Off the Wall Art Group, Dickson, TN, 2009
  • Nashville Public Library, “Works with Words,” Nashville, TN, 2008
  • Watkins College of Art and Design, “Dinosaur Story,” Nashville, TN, 2006

Selected Bibliography

  • Megan Selling, “Best of Nashville - Best Use of Peeps - The Peeps Pod at Modular Art Pods,” The Nashville Scene, Oct 6, 2016
  • Joe Nolan, “Crawl Space,” The Nashville Scene, July 30, 2015
  • Laura Hutson, “Jaime Raybin’s Composite Internet Boyfriend Opens Aug 1 at 40AU,” The Nashville Scene Country Life Blog, July 7, 2015
  • Michael Morain, “See Grin City Residents' Work in Des Moines, Iowa City,” The Des Moines Register, August 23, 2014
  • “Grin City Blends Art and Science For Education,” Grinnell Herald-Register, July 31, 2014
  • Joe Nolan, “The Secret Room at Threesquared,” The Nashville Scene, Nashville, TN, June 4, 2014
  • Deborah Walden, “Critics’ Picks,” The Nashville Scene, Nashville, TN, February 24, 2011
  • Joe Nolan, “Crawl Space,” The Nashville Scene, February 3, 2011
  • Chuck Beard, “Love love love,” The Examiner, Nashville, TN, February 1, 2011
  • Laura Hutson, “Intriguing Photo Exhibits Highlight a Strong Lineup of Winter Visual Arts Offerings,” The Nashville Scene, January 13, 2011
  • Russell Johnston, “Latest Show from Off the Wall Artist Collective Highlights the Narrative Quality of Art,” The Nashville Scene, February 10, 2010
  • Joe Nolan, “Critics’ Picks,” The Nashville Scene, January 7, 2010
  • Vicki Dvorak, “Featured Artist – Jaime Raybin,” Simply Hue, November 5, 2009
  • Joe Nolan, “Critics’ Picks,” The Nashville Scene, August 13, 2009
  • Jonathan Marx, “Exhibits Put Together Words, Pictures in Inventive Ways,”The Tennessean, Nashville, TN, April 6, 2008
  • Melissa Link, “Culinary Art: Food is the Inspiration at ATHICA’s ‘Ingest’ Exhibit,” Flagpole, Athens, GA, February 20, 2008
  • Joe Nolan, “Critics’ Picks,” The Nashville Scene, January 10, 2008
  • Jonathan Marx, “Off the Wall Artists Team Up for New Exhibit,” The Tennessean, October 18, 2007
  • Jonathan Marx, “Quilts Line the Walls at the Renaissance Center,” The Tennessean, October 18, 2007
  • Chris Norman, “Renaissance Center Features Works by Jaime Raybin,” The Tennessean, August 14, 2007
  • Jonathan Marx, “Off the Wall Members Engage in Curious Interplay,” The Tennessean, December 31, 2006
  • David Maddox, “Critics’ Picks,” The Nashville Scene, November 9, 2006
  • Stacy Smith Segovia, “Juried Exhibit Offers Up Beautiful Randomness,” The Leaf-Chronicle, Clarksville, TN, August 18, 2006
  • David Maddox, “Critics’ Picks,” The Nashville Scene, July 20, 2006
  • Jonathan Marx, “Artist Group Confronts Death and Loss,” The Tennessean, July 16, 2006
  • Lisa L. Rollins, “Todd Gallery is Site of National Juried Exhibit,” The Record, Murfreesboro, TN, January 30, 2006

Publications as Author

  • “Interview with Joe Nolan,” Fulcrum, Issue 2, Nashville, TN, October 2012
  • “A Conversation with Matt Christy,” Number: An Independent Journal of the Arts, Issue #68, Memphis, TN, Summer 2011
  • “Watkins College of Art and Design: A New Image of an Art School Emerges,” Nashville Scene, 2006