2016 M.F.A Visual Art, Azusa Pacific University Alpha Chi Honors Society
2012 M.A. English, Bread Loaf School of English, Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT
2007 B.F.A. Studio Art, Bob Jones University, Greenville. SC Summa Cum Laude
2003 A.A.S. Fashion Design, College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn Honors
Current Adjunct Faculty, Mount Vernon Nazarene University, Mount Vernon, OH
2017 Fashion Design Faculty, College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, IL
2016-2017 Visual Arts Faculty, Wheaton College Community School of the Arts, Wheaton, IL
2007–2016 Art History and Studio Art Faculty, The Greenhouse, Wheaton, IL
2008–2015 Studio Art Faculty, Covenant Classical School, Naperville, IL
2017-2018 Ophthalmic Photographer, Wheaton Eye Clinic, Wheaton, IL
2010 Costume Construction and Wardrobe Assistant, Bread Loaf Players, Middlebury, VT
2003-2006 Costume Construction and Wardrobe Assistant, The Classic Players, Greenville, SC
2003-2006 Artist, The Living Gallery, Greenville, SC
2002-2003 Studio Assistant, Fashion Department at College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, IL
Awards and Grants
2019 Juror’s Choice Award, Are We There Yet Juried Exhibition, St. Paul, MN
2018 Doing Good Well CIVA, Holy Wisdom Monastery, Madison, WI
2016 Artist in Residence, The Grunewald Guild, Leavenworth, WA
2012 Doing Good Well CIVA, Ottauquechee Farm, Bridgewater, VT
2012 Bread Loaf Oxford Grant, Middlebury College
2011 Bread Loaf Santa Fe Grant, Middlebury College
2009 Bread Loaf Oxford Grant, Middlebury College
2005 First Place Commencement Art Competition, Bob Jones University
2004 First Place Fiber Arts, State Fair Art Competition, Columbia, SC
2003 Designer of the Year, College of DuPage
2019 Are We There Yet? Johnson, Gallery, St. Paul, MN
2019 Opening The Grunewald Guild Traveling Exhibit, Leavenworth, WA
2018 The Preservation of Memory 1920 Gallery, Marion, IN
2017 Through the Iris Grace College, Winona Lake, IN
2016 Wonder, Discover, Begin The Grunewald Guild Traveling Exhibit, Leavenworth, WA
2016 SoCalMFA Millard Sheets Art Center, Pomona, CA
2016 The Soul of Russia East Metro Symphony Orchestra, St. Paul, MN
2015 Turned Pages The Brehm Center at Fuller Seminary, Pasadena, CA
2015 "New" Pictures at an Exhibition Azusa Pacific University School of Music, Azusa, CA
2015 Camouflage Robert Bullock Gallery, Azusa, CA
2014 PopTypoGraphFabric Exhale Unlimited Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2013 Little Miss and Mr. Men Iam8bit Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2012 Community Mosaic Francis Hardy Gallery, Ephraim, WI
2016 Apis Mellifera: Linguistica Duke Gallery, Azusa, CA
2014 Un:bound Robert Bullock Gallery, Azusa, CA
2006 Waste Land Sargent Art Gallery, Greenville, SC
2015 Marianne Lettieri, “The Sustainable Life.” SEEN Journal XV:2. 16-18.
2015 Tom Spacek and Laura Tabbut. Children of the Revolution. Wheaton: The Greenhouse.
2015 “Introduction to the Paintings,” God’s Saving Deeds. Wheaton: Church of the Resurrection.
2012 W. David O. Taylor, ”Discipling the Eyes Through Art in Worship.” Christianity Today 56:4. 40.
2010 Tom Spacek and Laura Tabbut. Here, in the Gates. Wheaton: The Greenhouse.
2009 "Bodleian Nocturne," The Prairie Light Review 29:2. Article 37.
2009 "Jon," The Prairie Light Review 29:2. Article 9.
A. Yanina Gomez. "Journey Toward Good." CIVA, 6 Jan. 2016. <http://civa.org/civablog/journey-toward-good/>.
"Laura Tabbut, MFA '16 - Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Visual Art - Azusa Pacific University." Azusa Pacific University. 15 Oct. 2015. <http://www.apu.edu/cma/vpa/artdesign/mfa/students/laura/>.
Danielle Davis. "Picture Books as "Floatation Devices" This Picture Book Life. 23 Sept. 2014.<http://thispicturebooklife.com/tag/laura-tabbut>.
W. David O. Taylor "Discipling the Eyes Through Art in Worship." Christianity Today. 27 Apr. 2016. <http://www.christianitytoday.com/ct/2012/april/art-in-worship.html>.
Lectures and Presentations
2019 “Scandinavian Pain: The Nostalgia of Now” CIVA Conference, Bethel University, St. Paul, MN
2018 “The Passion of James Tissot.” Church of the Resurrection, Wheaton, IL
2017 Plenary Speaker CIVA Conference, Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA
2017 “Waiting Room as Studio Space: A Physical Examination of Making in the Doctor’s Office.“ CIVA Conference, Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA
2017 “Finding Your Way through Failure.” Mount Vernon Nazarene University, Mount Vernon, OH
2016 "Seeing Western Art as Primary Source Documentation." Covenant Classical School, Naperville, IL
2016 "Building Strong Foundations in Sculpture." Southwest Prairie Conference and Scholastic Art Competition. Oswego, IL.
2015 "Between Two Worlds: Defining Space and Time in The Hereford Mappa Mundi and The York Mystery Plays." CIVA Conference, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, MI
2009 "A Biography of the Poppy: John Ruskin and the Dark Kora of Proserpina." Midwest Victorian Studies Association Conference, University of Indiana, Richmond, IN
Christians in the Visual Arts (CIVA), Madison, WI
College Art Association (CAA), New York, NY
2019 Resident Beekeeper at Open Wabi Artist Residency, Fredericktown, OH
2018 - 2019 Main Street Mount Vernon Mural Committee. Mount Vernon, OH
2012 - 2018 The Great Doors. Church of the Resurrection, Wheaton, IL
2017 Visiting Artist, Printmaking Installation. Church of the Resurrection, Wheaton, IL