Paul Moore is a fifth-generation Oklahoman and a citizen of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation. In the past 40 years, he has sculpted more than 150 commissions for numerous municipal, corporate, private, and international collections.
Moore is a member of the prestigious Cowboy Artists of America (CAA) and a fellow of the National Sculpture Society in New York, New York. In the eight years he has been a member of the CAA, he has garnered 13 awards at their annual show including three Anne Marion Best of Show Awards, one Stetson Award for best exhibition (grouping), three Gold Medals, five Silver Medals in Sculpture, and the Ray Swanson Award. He has received the Gold and Silver Medals for sculpture from the National Sculpture Society in addition to numerous other awards. In 2013, he received the Oklahoma Governor Arts Award.
His work is in the U.S. Capitol Collection, the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, the Brookgreen Gardens Collection, the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, and the Oklahoma State Capitol Collection. For the past 18 years, Moore has continued work on the Oklahoma Centennial Land Run Monument in Oklahoma City, one of the largest free-standing bronze sculptures in the world.