Spence, Anna. Process - Issue No. 4, Terminus Publications, Ed. January, 2019.

Deskins, Sally. Les Femmes Folles: The Women. 2014 Anthology. Print.

Christensen, Maggie and Tammie M Kennedy. From the Heartland: Critical Reading and Writing and UNO, 2e. 2014. Print.

Deskins, Sally. Les Femmes Folles: The Women. 2011. Print.

Published Artwork Print/Online

Ill-Fitting. Oil painting. Cover Artwork for AAMC's Academic Medicine. August 2023. Volume 98. Issue 8.

Pediatric Neuro-Oncololgy Waiting Room. Pen and Ink. Intima: A Journal of Narrative Medicine. Spring 2022. Columbia University.

Just Waiting for the Doc. Monotype. Pulse: Voices for the Heart of Medicine. August 5, 2022.

Conversations on Jesuit Higher Education. Fall 2022. P. 7,11,44.

Wait. What is That?! Monotype. Intima: A Journal of Narrative Medicine. Fall 2022. Columbia University.

Don’t Touch That! Etching. Pulse: Voices for the Heart of Medicine. June 11, 2021.

Migraines and MRIs. Drawing. Pulse: Voices for the Heart of Medicine. November 15, 2019.

Articles About My Work

Curtin, Eugene. "Creighton Professor Draws Art from Life." Creighton Magazine. Vol. 38. Issue 1. Spring 2022.

Behrens, Kent. "Medscape: CU art & pre-med students create ‘Portraits of Medical Humanities’ at Hot Shops." The Reader. January 3, 2022.

Krainak, Michael. "'Scanxiety'." The Reader. February 2, 2022.

Fanwei, Jiang and Li Yunxuan. "Connecting faces with art, connecting faces with paintings, equal rights." Fu Jen Catholic University. October 20, 2022.

Skala, Mary Jane. "Paintings are part of rare genetic disorder at Good Sam Walkway Gallery." KearneyHub. May 13, 2021.

Swanson, Dan. "KHN Center for the Arts hosting 'Neurofibromatosis: A Portrait of Nebraska." Rivercountry News. June 9, 2021.

"KHN will host portrait show June 14 to Aug 6." Nebraska City News-Press News. June 10, 2021.

Krainak, Michael. "Etch a Pandemic Sketch: 20 artists respond to COVID-19 with 2nd print series at RBR Gallery." The Reader. October 5, 2020.

Gaug, Andrew. "Albrecht-Kemper to debut new exhibits on Friday." November 15, 2019.

Knappe, Brett. "Neurofibromatosis: The People, Paintings by Rachel Mindrup, at the Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art." KC Studio Magazine. Nov/Dec 2019. Vol XI, Issue 6. p.108

Friedrichsen, Shaun. "Exhibit Showcases 'The Many Faces of NF'." Alliance Times Herald. April 1, 2019.

Bean, Ilana. “Many Faces of NF" Artist Highlights Tumor-Causing Genetic Disorder. December 10, 2018.

Finney, Daniel. "This Des Moines Man felt like 'a monster' until an Omaha artist painted his portrait." Des Moines Register. September, 19, 2018.

Bhandhari, Tamara. "Many Faces of Neurofibromatosis

Art installation at School of Medicine depicts humanity of NF patients." The Record. Washington University School of Medicine. August 16, 2018.

Klinker, Adam. "A Picture of Humanity." Creighton Magazine. Summer 2018. Vol 34. Issue 2. p. 11

Klinker, Adam. "Art ... is everywhere': Nepalese man gets new lease on life through Creighton professor's portrait." Creighton University News. May 21, 2018.

Grace, Erin. "An improved face, a marriage milestone, and a graduation. Here are updates on people I have written about." Omaha World Herald. May 21, 2018.

Grothe, D. J. "Focus on the Arts: Rachel Mindrup." Focus Omaha. Vol 2. Issue 15. P4. April 11-17, 2018.

Grace, Erin. "A Chance to be Normal. Disfigured Nepali man finds community in Norfolk, hope in Chicago." Omaha World Herald. February 3, 2018.

Bell, Erin. "Raising Awareness through Art." Norfolk Daily News. January 2, 2018.

Finney, Daniel. "An Iowa Man who feels like a "monster" is about to become art." Des Moines Register. April 1, 2017.

Weber, Gail. "Rachel Mindrup: Nebraska Artist of the Year" Twin City TOSCA Magazine. Spring 2016. p. 56.

Carpenter, Kim. "Artists' portraits of neurofibromatosis." Art Notes. Omaha World Herald. Oct 27, 2016.

Self, Dana. "Re: MEMBERS at Kansas City Artist Coalition." Art Review. August 10, 2015.

Rayment, Derek. "Just Ask: Art Instructor's family touched by disease". Community. Metropolitan Community College. Summer 2015. Print.

Brown, Rick. "Inspired by her son, artist sheds light on neurofibromatosis." Kearney Hub. September 11, 2014.

Claussen, Keith. "The Artside: Artist Activist exhibit explores art for social change." The Augusta Chronicle. August 18, 2014.

Logan, Casey. "People with a genetic disorder clamor to have Omahan paint their portraits." May 20, 2014. Living, Section E. P. 1-2.

Li, David. "Art inspired by Son." Northwestern College Beacon. Vol 86. Issue 13. February 7, 2014. P.8.

"Portraits put person first, genetics second." Sioux County Capital Democrat. January 30, 2014. P. 7.

Gaslow, Brian. Capsule Previews. ArtScope: New England's Premier Culture Magazine. Jan-Feb 2014. Vol.8 No. 6. P 60.

Oosterloo, David. "Neurofibromatose zal bij veel mensen de wenkbrauwen doen fronzen." Wijzer met je Beperking. Netherlands. May 2013.

Yarza, Kcat. "Addressing a Global Issue." Manila Bulletin. Manila, Philippines. May 12, 2013.

Robertson, Ryan, "Painting a New Picture: The Many Faces of NF." NET News. Radio Interview. March 1, 2013.

Loza, Josie. "Mom Turns Genetic Disorder into Art." Momaha Magazine, Vol 3. Issue 9. September 2012.

Borgedalen, Angie. "Creating Art at Home, Artist Rachel Mindrup has Art Show in Liberty." Liberty Tribune, March 28, 2010.

Brisendine, Steve. "With a Gleam in her Heart." ARTSKC- REView Magazine. January 13, 2010.

Puren, Candi. "News and Notes from the local Art Scene." ONE Magazine. P. 54, April 2006.

Peer-reviewed Articles

Mindrup, R. Imprints of "Scanxiety". AMA Journal of Ethics. July 2022, Volume 24, Number 7.

Mindrup, R. and Idoate, R. Neurofibromatosis and a Portrait of 1 in 3000. AMA Journal of Ethics. June 2020, Volume 22, Number 6.


Abe, Jennifer Abe. "Episode 3: Creativity and Communion." The Intersection: Conversations on Jesuit Higher Education. Apple Podcasts. Oct. 21, 2022.

Ulcinaite, Ruta. "Creighton painting professor takes on new role at the medical school teaching medical humanities" KMTV 3 news Now. Sept. 17, 2020.

Randall, Genevieve. "Friday LIVE Extra" NET Public Radio. Jan. 25, 2018.

Shively, Michael. Art Exhibit Aims to Raise Awareness for Genetic Disorder. NCN News Channel Nebraska. Broadcast. Jan. 5, 2018.

Stevenson, Nick. Many Faces of NF. WJAG/KEXL/KQKX RADIO. Norfolk, Nebraska. Broadcast. Jan. 2, 2018.

The Morning Blend Interview. The Many Faces of NF: Portraits of a Disorder. KMTV. Broadcast. Feb. 9, 2015.

Theis, Lindsey. Omaha Woman Paints Portraits of Disease. Upfront at 4. KMTV. Broadcast. Jun. 23, 2014.

Lyon, Michael. Many Faces of NF. Nebraska Public Radio. May 13, 2014.

Lyon, Michael. Bodies of Work: A Collaboration. Nebraska Public Radio. Apr. 21, 2014.

Robertson, Ryan, "Painting a New Picture: The Many Faces of NF". NET News. Radio Interview. Mar. 1, 2013.

Illustrated Children's Books

Marasa, James and Sophie Fairweather. Yoga Monkey and the Search for the Prana Banana. Aaspirations Publishing. 2010.

Bailey, Ty Michael. STOP! The road is Closed. Aaspirations Publishing. 2009.

Olsen, Bob. Santa Wants a Chauffer. Independent Publishing. 2009.

Tracy, Roseann. Do You Love Me When I’m Upside Down? Authorhouse. 2008.

Colinhunter, Tod. Chester the Superior Dog goes to India, Aaspirations Publishing. 2008.

Bauer, Doc. Wrestling: A Boy’s First Book. Palaistis Publishing. 2005.

Sondhi, Anahita. The Dog Who Came from India. Aaspirations Publishing. 2005.

Thedford, Steven. The Kwanzaa Coloring Book. New World Press, Inc. 2004.

Tracy, Roseann. Whose Toes Are Those? Authorhouse. 2004.

Likens, Kim. Charlie’s Special Friends. Island Friends. 2004.

Horner, Mo. Miracle of the Loaves and Fishes. LynnLee Toys LLC. 2002.

Valeriote, J.D. A Kringle Cookie Christmas. Kringle Cookies. 2001.