Debora Oden

M.F.A., University of Nebraska

"My students' spirit and talent inspire me. They are hungry to be the best artists that they can be, and I get enormous gratification from helping them create at a level that they had not initially known they could achieve. I am very excited by their generous and open hearts, and brilliant work."

Debora Oden | Printmaking professor

Awards, recognition and honors

Triennial Prize, 5th Egyptian International Print Triennial, Cairo, Egypt; 3rd International Experimental Engraving Biennial, Brancovian Palace Cultural Center, Mongsoala, Romania; China Sanbao International Printmaking Exhibition and Symposium, hosted by the Jingdezhen Sanbao Ceramic Art Institute, Shanxi University College of Fine Art and the Beijing Center Academy of Fine Art


Southern Graphics Council; Mid America Print Council

Previous Positions

Work has been exhibited in France, Thailand, Egypt, Poland and Austria; collections: Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Dallas, University of Nebraska, Hallmark Global Services, Grinnell College, Kohler Art Library