Artist Résumé of Norman F. Simms


2012    MFA, Academy of Art University, San Francisco, California

2001    BA, University of Maryland, University College Adelphi, Maryland

1975 -1977 Fine Art Program, Murray State University, Murray, Kentucky

2002    Diploma, The School of Web Site Design, Atlanta Georgia

1975    Diploma, Art Instructions Schools, Minneapolis, Minnesota


2011 The Palmer Award for Excellence, Trenton City Museum at Ellarslie Mansion

Gallery Represenation

Countryside Gallery - Bucks County, 2 South State Stree, Newtown, PA 18940 Phone: 215-968-2246

Solo Exhibitions

2012 Around Town, Bag Ladies, New Hope, Pennsylvania

2008 The Face Exhibition, Bell Tavern, Lambertville, New Jersey

2007 Juno Arts Center Exhibition, Fairless Hill, Pennsylvania

2006 The Art Show Exhibition, College Park, Maryland

Group Exhibitions

2017    The Ellarslie Museum, Furniture as Art Exhibit, Trenton, New Jersey

2012   Nude Nite Exhibit, Tampa, Flordia

2011    The Ellarslie Museum XXIX Open, Trenton, New Jersey

2011    The Abud Family Foundation for the Arts, Lawrenceville, New Jersey

2010    Gallery 125 Exhibition of “Small Works, Trenton, New Jersey

2002    The Maryland Association of Fine Arts Show, Bowie, Maryland


2013    Little Ethel Portrait, Ronald Simms Sr.

2012    Jess and Louie, Mrs. Susan Otts

2008    Amazing, Mrs. Deborah Davis

Current Employment

Freelance Artist, Draftsman, and illustrator for mainly Technical Corporations


2014   Profile in Who's Who in America

2013    Interview Between the Jackass and The Artist, XLBRIS publishing

2013    Drawing my feeling, (In process), XLBRIS publishing

2013    Important World Artists, World Wide Art Books

2012    Portrait and, Nude Paintings & Philosophies’, XLBRIS publishing


Lectures, Demo’s and Workshops

2013    Artist of Bristol “How to Promote Yourself and Sell Your Art Using an Artist Package”

2013    Artsbridge “Pricing Your Artwork” & “How to Promote Yourself and Sell Your Art Using an Artist Package”

2014 Workshop classes - Introduction to Pastels at "AOY Artist of Yardey"


Professional Affiliations

Member of the Portrait Society of America

Member of the (OPA) Oil Painting of America

Member of the (PSA) Pastel Association of America

Member of the (AOB)Artist of Bristol on the Delaware

Member of the (AOY)Artist of Yardely

Member of the James A. Michener Art Museum

Member of the Trenton Museum Society