D.L. Simmons (Lee) is a native of South Carolina. He received his BFA in Studio Art from Maryland Institute College of Art and while there he studied printmaking abroad at Charles Rennie Mackintosh-Glasgow College of Art. Lee then went on to earn an MFA in Printmaking from Louisiana State University. As a working artist and assistant professor of Art at Middle Georgia State College, and has served as an adjunct professor of art at USC Upstate, Limestone College, Converse College, and Townsend University. He served as faculty at the Jemicy School in Maryland working with dyslexic and gifted youth. Lee served as an instructor for the Colors Outreach Program of the Spartanburg Art Museum.
Lee has been a visiting artist for The Paper Fox Press at Lawrence University, Appleton, Wisconsin. Recently, Lee has shown at the Gallery East and Hub-Bub Gallery, Spartanburg, SC; Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, LA; Winter's Ink National Printmaking Exhibition, Oxford, MS; and American Youth Printmaking Exhibition at Liu Haisu Art Museum, Shanghai, China.
Lee has had work featured in two Ampersand Guild shows and has current works for sale in the retail gallery.
Artistic Medium(s): Printmaking, mixed media
Location: Macon, GA