Massachusetts
Profile Type: Artist
Artist
Helen Obermeyer Simmons

Helen Obermeyer Simmons is a former professor of Communications Media at Fitchburg State University where she taught courses in drawing, illustration, graphic design, photography and printmaking. She is a visual artist who works in alternative photographic processes and mixed media.  She is currently working on a documentary film titled Nokota Blues in collaboration with the Nokota Horse Conservancy of North Dakota.

Simmons earned two bachelor's degrees from Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri and a Master of Fine Arts in Photography from Rochester Institute of Technology. She serves on the National Board of Directors of the Women’s Caucus for Art and the Executive Board of the Fitchburg Cultural Alliance. She is a member of the Society for Photographic Education and a former Docent at the Fitchburg Art Museum.

 

 

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  • February 2018

    Advisory Committee Artist

  • January 2018

    President of Central MA Chapter

  • April 2016

    Exhibit Artwork

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Contact Information

First Name: 
Helen Obermeyer
Job Title/Position: 
Visual Artist
Mailing Address: 
323 Northfield Road
Lunenburg, MA 01462
Physical Address: 
323 Northfield Road
Lunenburg, MA 01462
Last Name: 
Simmons
Phone: 
978 660-2400
Parent Organization/Affiliation: 
Fitchburg Cultural Alliance

About

Profile Type: 
Artist
Primary Discipline: 
Visual/Crafts - Printmaking
Additional Disciplines: 
Humanities - History
Media - Digital
Media - Film
Visual/Crafts - Illustration / Drawing
Year Founded: 
2016
Populations Served: 
Adults
Families
General Public
Nonprofits
Teens
Institution/Business Type: 
Artist (Individual)
Activities and Services: 
Creation of a Work of Art (Including Commissions)
Exhibitions
Film Showings
Residency - Production / Development
Workshops / Demonstrations / Master Class
Geographic Reach: 
State
National