Tim Timmerman



Selected One Person Exhibitions

2016            -Whomever Brought Me Here is Going to Have to Take Me Home, Cannon Gallery,

                      Western Oregon State University, Monmoth Oregon

                     -Solo Exhibition, Providence Portland Medical Center, Portland Oregon

2015            -Musicality, Metaphor, & Metonymy, Rogers W. Rogers Gallery, Willamette University,

                     Salem, Oregon

                    -WorksPortland International Airport Terminal A, Portland, Oregon

2011            -Tim Timmerman Mixed media assemblage w/ paintings

                     Guardino Gallery, Portland, Oregon

                     -Keeping Vigil Buckley Center Gallery, University of Portland, Portland, Oregon

2010            -Both, And Upstairs Gallery, Newport Art Center, Newport Oregon

2007            -The God of All Comfort Littman Gallery, Portland State University; Portland, Oregon

2006            -Hope So Focus Gallery, Bush Barn Art Center; Salem, Oregon

2005            -The Now and the Not Yet Northwest Nazarene University, Nampa, Idaho

2003            -Images on a Journey  Blue Trout Gallery, Newberg, Oregon

                    -Songs of Hope and Longing    Shemer Art Center, Phoenix, Arizona

2002            -Paradigm Shift  Lindgren Gallery, George Fox University; Newberg, Oregon

                    -Of Fathers, Sons and Brothers  The West Valley Art Museum, Peoria, Arizona

                    -A Circle of Twelve  Dadian Gallery, Wesley Theological Seminary; Washington D.C.

2001            -Tim Timmerman, Constructed Works First Historic Church, Phoenix, Arizona

2000            -Still Small Voice   Biola University, La Mirada, California

1999            -Wrestling Through  Azusa Pacific University, Azusa California

1998            -Prayer Language  MARS Artspace, Phoenix, Arizona

                   -Tim Timmerman; New Work Union University; Jackson Tennessee

1997            -Honest  MARS Artspace, Phoenix, Arizona

                     -Tim Timmerman; works  Arizona Western College, Yuma, Arizona

1996            -A Biography of Object  MARS Artspace; Phoenix Arizona

                    -Perceptions The Art Center Gallery, Seattle Pacific University, Seattle, Washington

                    -Parables  MARS Artspace; Phoenix, Arizona

1995            -The Consistency of Grace  MARS Artspace; Phoenix Arizona

1994            -Objects of Revelation Room 608, Seattle, Washington

1993            -Tim Timmerman; Portraits of the Human Heart  Gallery W; Sacramento, California

                   -Master’s thesis exhibit:  Honest Convictions Museum of Fine Arts; WSU Pullman, WA

1991            -Tim Timmerman, paintings & drawings Gallery W; Sacramento, California


Selected Group and Invitational Exhibitions

2018          - Artworks Northwest 2018 Umpqua Valley Arts Association, Roseburg, Oregon (juried).

2017          - Curious Worlds, A.N. Bush Gallery, Bush Barn Art Center: Salem Oregon (invitational).

                  - 2017 Art Harvest Exhibition, Chehalem Cultural Center, Newberg Oregon (juried).

                  - The Lauridsen Project, A multi-disciplined concert featuring 6 mixed media works made                    in collaboration with two other artists. Bauman Auditorium, GFU Newberg, OR

2016           -Texas Visual Art Association National Juried Exhibition, Mesquite Arts Center,

                    Mesquite Texas (juried)  *Winner of the Rosalund Family Award for 2-D Art

                   -Inside the Diving Bell a collaborative exhibition with two other artists traveling to the

                    Lindgern Gallery GFU, Newberg Oregon, the Bridge Art Gallery, Denver Colorado, and the

                    Wesley Theological Center, Washington DC

2015             Summer of 2015 to the present I have work represented at the NW by NW Gallery in

                     Cannon Beach Oregon         

2014            -Contesseration, Memorial Union Gallery, Oregon State University, Corvallis Oregon

                     (A three person exhibition I proposed and curated for the MU Gallery at OSU.)

                    -Sculptures, (two person, invitational) Guardino Gallery, Portland, Oregon

                    -What One Sees When One Looks, (GFU Faculty Show) Minthorne Art Gallery, Newberg OR

                    -Curios and Curiosities A.N. Bush Gallery, Bush Barn Art Center, Salem OR (invitational)

2012            -George Fox University Faculty Art Show, Minthorne Art Gallery, Newberg Oregon

2011            -Rock, Paper, Scissors, Camus Gallery, Bush Barn Art Center: Salem Oregon (Invitational)

2010            -Picturing the Parables, Traveling exhibition for three years going to a variety

                    of exhibition venues; juried by CIVA (Christians in the Visual Arts)

                   -dia de los muertos, Chehalem Cultural Center, Newberg Oregon (invitational)

                  - Radius 25; Patterns of Place, A.N. Bush Gallery, Bush Barn Art Center: Salem

                    Oregon (Juried)

                   - Assembled- Narratives in Wood and Metal, A.N. Bush Gallery, Bush Barn

                    Art Center: Salem Oregon (Five person exhibition, Invitational)

2009           -Art Department Faculty Show, Lindgren Gallery, GFU, Newberg, Oregon

2008            -Psalms Minthorne Art Gallery; George Fox University, Newberg, Oregon

2007            -Portraits: Stories Told, Lives Lived, Characters Revealed

                     Biola University Art Gallery; La Mirada, California

2005            -Visual Art Faculty Exhibit Lindgren Gallery, George Fox University; Newberg, Oregon

2004            -Bow Wow; Dogs in Art  Mesa Museum for Youth,  Mesa, Arizona (Invitational)

2003            -Images of the Body: Sacred, Personal, and Public Gordon College,

                      Wenham, Massachusetts (Juried)

                     -Peaceable Kingdom Invitational Exhibit  Herberger Theater Center Steele

                      Pavilion Gallery, Phoenix Arizona (Invitational)

                     -Sentinels  Tempe Public Library, Tempe, Arizona

                    - The Human Revealed   The West Valley Art Museum, Peoria, Arizona

2002            -Juror's Choice  Shemer Art Center; Phoenix, Arizona  (Juried)

                    -Sentinels Paper Heart Gallery; Phoenix, Arizona

2001            -Who Let the Art Out?  Phoenix Sky Harbor Int. Airport; Phoenix, Arizona

                    -Of Faith and Reason  The GCU faculty exhibition, Grand Canyon University

                      A.P. Tell Gallery; Phoenix, Arizona

                    -Inside/Outside  Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport; Phoenix, Arizona

2000            -Tim Timmerman  Canaan Gallery; Littleton, Colorado

                    -Remember This   (a two person exhibition) MARS Artspace, Phoenix, Arizona           

                     _School of Art Arizona Museum for Youth, Mesa Arizona

1999            -Millennium Reflections  Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport;

Phoenix, Arizona.  Chosen out of this exhibition by the Arizona Commission on the Arts to be a part of a two-year traveling show of selections from the exhibition.

                   -MARS; Casa Grande Museum; Casa Grande Arizona

                  -IGNITE; A juried two year traveling exhibition of artists under 35, traveled to 12 exhibition   spaces in the United States including: Calvin College, Grand Rapids MI; Roberts Wesleyan College, Rochester NY; Kansas Wesleyan Univ., Salina, KS; Huntington College Huntington IN; Northwestern College, Orange City IA

                  - 20/20 Vision   Concordia University Wisconsin, Mequon, Wisconsin

                   -A Community of Faith and Reason; the GCU Faculty Exhibition A.P. Tell Gallery,

                    Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, Arizona

                   -Convergence  (invitational) Central Arts Collective, Tucson, Arizona

1998            -Facultease II  Mesa Arts Center; Mesa, Arizona

                     -Baseball Hits  Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport; Phoenix, Arizona

1997            -Alumni Exhibition  Gallery W; Sacramento, California

                     -Vital Intersections - The City, Art and Faith  St. George’s Church, Montreal, Quebec

                     -MARS Members  EDGE Gallery; Denver, Colorado

                     -’97 Arizona Biennial  Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, Arizona

                     -This I Know  A.P. Tell Gallery, Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, Arizona and MARS Artspace, Phoenix, Arizona; (Director-Concept-Artist).  A collaborative installation created by the art, theater and music departments, made possible by a faculty development grant.

                      -Colors of Faith  First Congregational Church of L.A.; L.A., California

1996            -MARS    ASU West Campus Gallery; Glendale, Arizona

                    -Sacred Fire II    Invitational, Hebrew University; Jerusalem, Israel

                    -La Bandera Vieja    Invitational, (catalog) Mars Artspace, Phoenix, Arizona

                    -Juror’s Choice: A Multi-Media Exhibition Shemer Art Center, Phoenix Arizona

                    -Art in Depth    Prescott Fine Arts Association Gallery, Prescott, Arizona

                    -The Promise (a two person exhibition with Carol Aust) Gallery W; Sacramento, California

                     -The Art Detour Invitational    MARS Artspace; Phoenix, Arizona

1995            -Faculty Exhibition  A.P. Tell Gallery, Grand Canyon Univ, Phoenix, Arizona

                    -Contemporary California Masters    Gallery W, Sacramento California

                    -Selected Works    MARS Artspace; Phoenix Arizona

                    -Use Alternative Route    MARS Artspace; Phoenix Arizona

                   -Creations of Faith   A.P. Tell Gallery, Grand Canyon Univ.; Phoenix, Arizona

1994           -Searching For The Hidden  Traveling drawing exhibition exhibiting at the following; Queens College, Cambridge, England; Biola University Art Gallery, LaMirada, California; Gallery W, Sacramento, California.

                   -GRAPHEIN: Drawings As Art Romper Room Gallery, Seattle, Washington

                   -Creations of Faith    A.P.Tell Gallery, Grand Canyon Univ.; Phoenix, Arizona

1993           -Washington Masters Exhibit University of Washington Art Gallery; Seattle, Washington

1992           -Graduate Review Exhibition  WSU, Fine Arts Gallery 2; Pullman Washington

                   -Return of the Masters    Biola University Art Gallery; LaMirada, California

                  -Annual Northwest Juried Art Exhibition (catalog) Cheeney Cowels Museum; Spokane, WA

1991            -Gods Clowns & Devils

                     LACE (Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions); Los Angeles, California

                  -From Real to Surreal    Brea Civic & Cultural Center Gallery; Brea, California

                  -Gallery 57 Annual Group Show    Gallery 57;  Fullerton, California

                  -Art For Milk; Benefit Auction Arm and Hammer Museum of Art; Westwood, California

                  -Gallery 57 Fall Member Exhibition    Gallery 57; Fullerton, California

1990          -Crosshatch Annual Juried Exhibition Biola University Art Gallery; La Mirada California

                  -EXPRESSIONS OF FAITH  IV  A.P. Tell Gallery;  Grand Canyon University,Phoenix, Arizona

                   -Basic Expression    Artspace Gallery;  Woodland Hills, California

1989           -FLESH AND SPIRIT    Art Store Gallery, Los Angeles, California.




Swillies Restaurant, Pullman, Washington • Emmanuel Baptist Church; Pullman, Washington •First Methodist Church of Seattle; Seattle, Washington • Warehouse Ministries; Sacramento California • 8’x12’ mural, Biola University Cafeteria.(mural vandalized and destroyed 11/91) • Grand Canyon University • George Fox University • Mrs. Roberta Green Ahmanson  • Dan and Teri Callis • Eric Pleschner • Michael & Ann Parker • Ron & Cherie Peterson • The Shemer Art Center • David Tooker, Director; the West Valley Art Museum




            -The West Valley View, August 21, 2002

            "Making Museum Magic";  Anna Foard

            -The Arizona Republic, Sunday June 30, 2002

            "Salute to Avant-Garde's Old Guard"; John Villani           

            -The Arizona Republic, Sunday June 23 2002

            "Brushing up on the Bible. Valley artist gives apostles a so-today spin";

            John Villani           

            -One Source Sacred Journeys, A celebration of Spirit and Art

            Markowitz Publishing 1997; (photo and text page 50-52)

            -Canyon Echos (Phoenix, AZ) November 1997

           “Tim Timmerman Canyon’s Art Professor Shows Work in Downtown Gallery”

            -On the Town (Sacramento, CA) March 19, 1996

           “Aust and Timmerman bring ”the Promise” to Gallery W”-Cassandra Dearborne

            -The Phoenix Gazette, and Arizona Republic, February 2, 1996

            “Not afraid of the dark. Upbeat artist shows his other side.”-Steve Cheseborough

            -About Art (Sacramento CA), November 1995

            “You gotta Accentuate the Positive”- Jim Leitzell

            -Lewiston Morning Tribune, April 23,1993           

            “Grad students featured in WSU art museum finale”

            -Spokesman Review, September 1992

            “Museum’s juried show offers a fresh outlook”-Suzanne Pate




-Ruminatey Magazine:  issue 14, winter 2009-10; two of my works are printed in color one on the outside back cover and another inside the back cover.


-Public Speaking Text Book: 2011 edition and 2009; one of my ink and watercolor drawings is used as the cover, and ten more can be found as illustrations in the 7th and 6th edition of Clella Jaffe’s, Public Speaking textbook published by Wadsworth Cengage Learning.


-Faith and Vision, Twenty-Five years of Christians in the visual arts, 2005 Square Halo Books Inc., ISBN 0-9658798-8-7. edited by Cameron J. Anderson, and Sandra Bowden.  (The piece of my work included in this book is “Safe at Home” found on page 94.




1993            MFA emphasis in painting and drawing; Washington State University,

                     Pullman, Washington

1989            BA emphasis in painting and drawing; Biola University,

                     LaMirada, California


Current Employment:


Professor of Art; George Fox University, Newberg, Oregon

teaching: sculpture, three dimensional design, art history, contemporary art forms, painting, drawing two & mixed media