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Selected One-Person Museum Exhibits

The Hermitage, St. Petersburg, Russia, 1993-94

Frye Art Museum, Seattle, Washington, 1986-7 and 1991

Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, Nevada, 1995

Museum of the Rockies, Bozeman, MT, 1999-2000

Hockaday Museum of Art, Kalispell, Montana, 2000

Holter Museum of Art, Helena, Montana, 1996

Museum of Fine Arts, University of Montana, Missoula, Montana, 1997

Atwood Gallery, St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud Minnesota, 2001

Selected Private Collections

Archbishop Desmond M. Tutu, 1984 Nobel Peace Prize Winner

Vaclev Havel, President of the New Czech Republic

President Jimmy Carter

Coretta Scott King

Thabo Mbeki, President of South Africa

Gro Harlem Brundtland, Prime Minister of Norway

Madam Jehan Sadat, Former First Lady of Egypt

Li Lu, Deputy Commander of the Chinese Pro-Democracy Movement

Rosalyn Carter, recipient of Peace Links award

Andrew Young, U.S. Ambassador to U.N., Mayor of Atlanta

Dr. Benjamin Spock

Norman Cousins

George Kennan, former U.S. Ambassador to the Soviet Union

Edward Albee, playwright

Valentina Tereshkova, first woman cosmonaut

Mary Hart, “Entertainment Tonight” co-host

Sen. Mike Mansfield

Public Collections

The Hermitage, St. Petersburg, Russia

The Archdiocese of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Jeanette Rankin Peace Center, Missoula, MT

The Mansfield Center, Missoula, MT

United Nations Development Fund for Women, New York, NY

International Alert, London, England

Walker Art Gallery, Hennepin Ave. U. Meth. Church, Minneapolis, MN

Ronald Reagan Library, Hinkhouse Collection, Eureka College, Eureka, IL

University of Montana, Missoula, MT

Honors Received

Jeanette Rankin Peace Award, Rocky Mtn. Inst. for Peace Studies, 2000

First American to exhibit solo at the Hermitage, St. Petersburg, 1993-4

Love the Arts Award, Flathead Arts Council, Kalispell, MT, 1999

Distinguished Service Award, Rocky Mountain College, Billings, MT, 1996

Art Achievement Award, The Art Center School, Helena, MT, 1995

Lakota Women’s Peace Award, Lakota Tribe, Rapid City, SD, 1988

Outstanding Alum Award, Rocky Mountain College, Billings, MT, 1987

Teaching/Speaking Experience

Art as Transformation, Global JAS conference, Missoula, MT, 2002

Pursuit of the Wild Muse, Ohio Watercolor Society, Cuyahoga Falls, OH, 2002

The Blessed Heat of Passion, (Keynote speaker) International Arts Movement 2001 conference, NY, NY, 2001

Creativity as aSpiritual Path, Arts and Theology Colloquium, Union Theological Seminary, NY, NY, 2001

Figure Drawing, (11 hour class) Holter Museum of Art, Helena, MT, 2001

Russia, My Beautiful Shadow, (slide lecture), Christian Theological Seminary, Indianapolis, IN, 1998

Developing Your Talent as an Irritant, (commencement address), Capital High School, Helena, MT, 1998

Art Ambassador, (slide lecture), Holter Museum of Art, Helena, MT, 1998

The Creative Person v.s. Civilization, (lecture), Helena Wellness Cooperative, Helena, MT, 1998

Art Appreciation (course), University of Montana at Helena, MT, 1997

Art and Journaling (workshop), Helena Teachers, Holter Museum of Art, Helena, MT, 1997

The Creative Person v.s. Civilization, (workshop), American Society of Clinical Social Workers, Seattle, WA, 1994

Art and Spirituality, (8 week class), St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Helena, MT, 1994

An Emergency of Joy, (slide lecture), Kiwanis Club, Helena, MT, 1993

The Philosophy of Art, (presentation), Rocky Mountain College, Billings, MT & Carroll College, Helena, MT, 1990

Hopeful Imagination, (8 week class co-taught with Dr Robert Holmes), St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Helena, MT, 1991

The South African Church and Apartheid, (8 week class), St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Helena, MT, 1990

Recent South Korean Freedom Movements, (8 week class), St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Helena, MT, 1989

Growing Down, (workshop), Shelby U. M. Church, Shelby, MT, Oct., 1988


Visitation by the Muse - prod. by Cramer Productions Intl. 1996

Tim Holmes, Sculptor profile on Catch the Spirit, a United Methodist Communications Production broadcast nationally on the VISN network. 1991

Selected News Stories and Reviews

United Methodist News Service:UM Sculptor Tim Holmes Expresses Faith Through His Art, April 1998

Argus, Cape Town, South Africa, US Sculptor Chips in for SA Games Effort , Dec 3, 1997

The Washington Post; Tutu's Olympian Effort; (AP Photo: Holmes with Archbishop Tutu) March 15, 1997

Arts Notes; Artist's Sculpture Given to Tutu, http://www.virtuallynw.com/stories, March 23, 1997

St. Petersburg Press; St. Petersburg, Russia, American 'Heavy Metal' Debuts at Hermitage , Nov 2, 1993

Associated Press, (wire story), Sculptor's Show a Hit at World-Renowned Museum, by Susan Gallagher, Nov. 12, 1993

Independent Record, Just Two Doors Down from daVinci,, Nov. 12, 1993, No.197, p.1

The Seattle Times, Tim Holmes: Creativity as a Way of Being , Apr. 21, 1991

The Washington Times, Washington, D.C., Celebration of Peace as the Walls Come Down, December 12, 1989

Montana Magazine, Precious Metals, Sept. 1988, No. 91,pp. 22

Selected Commissions

U.N. Millennium Peace Prize for Women, International Alert, London and U.N. Development Fund for Women, New York, NY, 2000

Welcome Home, A monument for the International Peace Center on Robben Island, South Africa. 1997

Olympic Africa, (Cape Town's gift to the International Olympic Museum, Lausanne, Switzerland), 1997

Eleanor Roosevelt Living World Award, Peace Links, Wash., DC, 1994

China Peace, Commemorating the Tianenman Sq. massacre, China Information Center, Boston, MA, 1989

Physicians for Social Responsibility Peace Award, PSR, Wash., DC, 1987

The Cycle of Renewal First Presbyterian Church, Pompano Beach, FL, 2001

Soli, Helena Symphony Orchestra, Helena, MT, 2001

Breathmill, Kenetech Corp., 500 Sansome St., San Francisco, CA, 1996

History of Horses and Montage, Sheraton Hotel, Billings, MT, 1980

Cross and Flame, St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Helena, MT, 1980

Bengal Tiger, Helena High School, Helena, MT, 1979

Attacking Hawk, Powder River Co. High School, Broadus, MT, 1978


Master’s Program, Sir John Cass School of Art, London, 1981

B.A. in Fine Arts, Rocky Mountain College, Billings, Montana 1976

Apprenticed to welded steel sculptor, Lyndon F. Pomeroy, 1975

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