Murray Zimiles

New York-based artist Murray Similes earned a BFA in Painting and Printmaking from the University of Illinois and an MFA in Painting and Printmaking from Cornell University in New York.

Zimiles has had over one hundred exhibitions across the United States and abroad, including Schukin Gallery in Paris, France; Florida Holocaust Museum in St. Petersberg, Florida; Houston Holocaust Museum in Texas, BMG Gallery in Adelaide, Australia; Sydney Jewish Museum in Australia, Suffolk Community College in Selden, New York; National Museum of American Jewish History in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Glasgow School of Art in Glasgow, Scotland; Hartford School of Art in Connecticut; National Taiwan Museum of Fine Art’s International Biennial Print Exhibition, Princeton University in New Jersey, Society of American Graphic Artists in New York City, the University of Arizona in Tempe, Virginia Museum of Art in Richmond, and Wisconsin State University.

His work is in collections including the 911 Memorial and Museum in New York City, Brooklyn Museum in New York, College of Fine Arts at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia; Davison Art Center at Wesleyan University in Connecticut, Elmhurst College in Illinois, Museum of Modern Art in New York City, the Museum of Modern Art in Haifa, Israel; National Collection in Washington, DC; Philadelphia Museum of Art, Royal Norwegian Government Collection in Oslo, Norway; Tel Aviv Museum in Israel; and U.S.I.A. Collections.

Artist Info


November 30 1941





American (Caucasian)