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Born
1947, Newton, MA

Education
1974 Advanced Studies, Printmaking, Croydon College of Art and Technology, Croydon,
            Surrey, England
1973 M.F.A. California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA
1971 B.F.A. California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA
1966-68 Boston University, Boston, MA

Teaching
Professor of Art, Holy Names College, Oakland, CA

Selected Public Collections
Achenbach Foundation for the Graphic Arts
California Palace of The Legion of Honor, San Francisco, CA
United States State Department, Art-In-Embassies Program, Washington D.C.

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2003 "Premonitions and Paradoxes, A Thirty Year Survey", Kennedy Art Center Gallery,
            Holy Names College, Oakland, CA
1998 "Dialogues", Robert Simons/ Joseph Slusky, Modesto Junior College Art Gallery,
            Modesto, CA
1994 "Robert Simons:Works from the Permanent Collection", The Art Store Gallery,
            Oakland, CA
1986 "Robert Simons: Oversized Works on Paper", College of Notre Dame Art Gallery,
            Belmont, CA
1973 "Robert N. Simons, Here Even Too", Hufbauer Gallery, Berkeley, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions
2013 C.S.P. 100th Anniversary catalog show
2010 "C.S.P. 97th Annual Membership Show", Thoreau Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2008 "Systems of Sharing: On the Surface" Olive Hyde Art Gallery, Fremont, CA
2005 "Official Sightings" Breakfast Group at Westside Bakery Café, Berkeley, CA
2003 "Faculty Survey, Notre Dame de Namur University", Skyline College, San Bruno, CA
        "Breakfast Group Redux", Westside Bakery Cafe, Berkeley, CA
2001 "Landscape", Bay Area Center for Consolidated Arts, Berkeley, CA
        "Spirit of Handmade Prints", Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA
2000 BACA 2000, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
        "Fresh Chicken and Sculpted Scapes", Stonehenge Bakery, Berkeley, CA
1999 Metropolitan Oakland Chamber of Commerce, Oakland, CA
1998 "California Society of Printmakers 85th Anniversary Exhibition" Academy of Art
            College, San Francisco, CA
1997 "The Fantastic Image", Fetterly Gallery, Vallejo Community Arts Fed., Vallejo, CA
        "Art of Collage and Assemblage", Arts Benecia Gallery, Benecia, CA
1996 "Diversity and Vision of the Printed Image", Triton Museum, Santa Clara, CA
1995 "Artists and Teachers", E.L. Wiegand Gallery, College of Notre Dame, Belmont, CA
1994 "Breakfast Group 25th Anniversary Show", Landis Gallery, Berkeley, CA
1993 "Men and Women at Work", Kennedy Art Center Gallery,
            Holy Names College, Oakland, CA
        "CSP at Mission Cultural Center Galleria", San Francisco, CA
1992 "Contemporary Prints", Arts Concepts Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
1991 Memorial Union Art Gallery, University of California, Davis, CA
        Artworks Gallery, Fair Oaks, CA
1990 "Sixth Annual National Juried Exhibition", Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
1989 "Faculty Selections", E.L. Weigand Gallery, College of Notre Dame, Belmont, CA
        The Art Corridor, Menlo Park, CA
1987 "Northern California Printmaking", Euphrat Gallery, Cupertino, CA
1986 "Outsized Works on Paper", Isabelle Percy West Gallery, CCAC, Oakland, CA
1985 America Haus, Berlin, Federal Republic of Germany
        Museo Carillo Gil, Mexico, D.F.
1984 World Print Council Gallery, San Francisco, CA
        Marin County Civic Center, San Rafael, CA
        National Museum of Art Gallery, Singapore, Republic of Singapore
1983 Trans Pacific Centre, Oakland, CA
1982 Montalvo Center for the Arts, Saratoga, CA
1980 "Thirty by Fifteen", Judah Magnes Museum, Berkeley, CA

Selected Bibliography
2012 Forward; The Breakfast Group Catalog
2003 Frank Cebulski, "Robert Simons at Holy Names College", Artweek, June, 2003
1998 Steven Jenkins, Previews "Robert Simons and Joseph Slusky", Artweek,
            February, 1998
1994 Jolene Thym "Robert Simons,Toy Duck Series at Art Store Gallery", Oakland Tribune,
            August 26, 1994
1992 California Society of Printmakers at Art Concepts, Contra Costa Times,
            January 2, 1992
1979 Cathy Curtis, "The Traditional Side", Artweek, December 22, 1979