Meet The Artists

Reeva Wortel

Reeva Wortel
Reeva Wortel is an interdisciplinary artist who creates projects that combine painted portraits, interview techniques, performance and large-scale installation. Driven by a commitment to develop the technique of portraiture beyond its traditional limits, Wortel has worked in communities as a social justice advocate and artist, honing a technique to create portrait collections that narrate the stories of our time. It is a process that involves in-depth interviewing, photography, painting and installation. Wortel has been the recipient of several grants as a muralist, choreographer and installation artist . She has worked as a teaching artist in public and private schools in Oregon, New York and Louisiana. Wortel also works as a McMenamins painter illustrating the in-depth history of their properties through her paintings. 

Browse Artwork

  • Alice Seaton

    Alice Seaton
  • The Willow People

    The Willow People
  • Wake Up

    Wake Up
  • Werewolf

    Werewolf
  • Cry Baby

    Cry Baby
  • Need Your Love so Bad

    Need Your Love so Bad
  • The Curtains Blew Open And It Was The 80's

    The Curtains Blew Open And It Was The 80's
  • Maury Douglass

    Maury Douglass
  • Twilight

    Twilight
  • Family

    Family
  • Chuck & Nora Amren

    Chuck & Nora Amren
  • Bernadette Arbow

    Bernadette Arbow