Maria Simon: Arts Education

School Programs and Artist’s Residencies in the Schools

Maria Simon has been a professional studio artist and arts educator for over 30 years. She has taught adults and children, first at the Chicago Art Institute; Portland Public Schools TAG program; and then through Regional Arts and Culture Council and Young Audiences for the past 19 years.

About her chosen profession she says: “In my own work, I‘ve discovered over and again that I learn by seeing by and doing.”