Philip Simmons CV

Philip Simmons CV

 

Education

2001, Master Degree in Fine Art, Fachhochschule Hannover, Germany

2000-2001, Post-Graduate Study, Hochschule der Künste Berlin, Germany

1999, Certificate in Fine Art, Penn. Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia

1990, B.A. English, University of Delaware, Newark, DE

 

 

Exhibitions

2012

“Intersections”, Sculptors Guild, Governors Island, New York

 

2011                     

“In Rare Form”, Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY

Sculptors Guild Annual, Broadway Gallery, New York, NY

“Sculpture by the Sea”, Aarhus, Denmark

Artist talk and exhibition, Kulturhuis Bosch, Arnhem, The Netherlands

 

2010 

“Lost Horizon”, Art Jail Gallery, New York, NY

 Philip Simmons, Fountain Exhibition, Miami, FL

                       

2009                     

“10th Anniversary,” Front Room Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

"KURS: Harbor", in collaboration with Katja Jakobsen and Hartmut Stockter, Museum for Art in Open Spaces, Denmark

"Gowanus Haven", in collaboration with Katja Jakobsen and Hartmut Stockter, Gowanus Canal, Brooklyn, NY

Journey of Amalgamated Dreams", Artgate Gallery, New York, NY

"Exporting Pop-A Western Fantasy" Dean Project/ Kuwait Art    Foundation, Kuwait City, Kuwait

 

2008                                           

“Micro/Macro” Satori Gallery, New York, NY

“The Ballot Show” Frontroom Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

“Figures” Linn Exhibition Space, Astoria, NY

“Summer Sampler” Frontroom Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

“Unreal City”, Gallery Satori, New York, NY

“In-Site”, Sculptors Guild, New York, NY

“Exporting Pop-A Western Fantasy”, Dean Project, New York, NY

“Supermarket”,  Sculptors Guild, Stockholm, Sweden

“Peace”, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

“Dear Art”, Like The Spice Gallery, Brooklyn NY

“Editions and Multiples”, Frontroom Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

 

2007                                           

“Crash”, solo exhibition, Front Room Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

“War is Over Again”, Sideshow, Brooklyn, NY

Fountain Exhibition, New York, NY

 

2006                                           

“Walk of Fame”, 2-person exhibition, Frontroom  Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Fountain Exhibition, Miami, FL

Summer Show, Frontroom  Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

“War is Over”, Sideshow, Brooklyn, NY

“Best of”, Room for Contemporary Sculpture, Berlin, Germany

 

2005                                           

“Culture Vulture”, Jack the Pelican Presents, Brooklyn, NY

 

2004                     

Against the Grain”, solo exhibition, Room for Contemporary Sculpture, Berlin, Germany

“Personal Space”, Gigantic Art Space, New York, NY

 

2003                                           

“Summer Show 03”, Star67 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

 

2002                                           

“Zug im Zug”, Spardabank, Hannover, Germany

“Non Objective Painting and Sculpture”, City Hall, Philadelphia, PA

Window on Broad, solo exhibition, Rosenwald Wolf Gallery, Philadelphia

 

2001                     

“Implanting Desire”, solo exhibition, Room for Contemporary Sculpture, Berlin, Germany

MFA Exhibition 2001,  Nordbank LB, Hannover, Germany

 

1999-2001                     

“Symposium”, Outdoor public fountain, Fachhochschule, Hannover                     

“Stunt Double”, collaboration, BaseKamp, Philadelphia, PA

 

 

Awards/Residencies
April-May 2011, Foundation OBRAS, Renkum, The Netherlands
August 2009,  Danish Arts Council Artist Grant
January 2009 , NES Artist Residency in Skagastrond, Iceland
January 2009,  NES Artist Grant
December 2008, Danish Arts Council Artist Grant

 

 

Press/Publications
May 5, 2009, “Western Art at Al Sabah Gallery”,  Al Watan Daily, Kuwait City
June 2008, In-Site”,  HD Cable News Network
December 2007,  “Fountain Miami”, Art Fairs International Newspaper
March/April 2007 , “Review”, New York Arts Magazine
March 2007 , “Arts”, New York Cool Magazine
March 2004,  “Kunst Szene”,  TIP Berlin, Germany
February 27, 2004,  “Gegen den Strich–Philip Simmons bei Breitengraser”, Die Welt, Germany
February 22, 2002 , “Art in City Hall” , Philadelphia Enquirer, Philadelphia