Norm Paris was born in Cleveland, Ohio and currently lives in Brooklyn, New York.
He has had solo exhibitions at The Proposition, New York, NY and Tiger Strikes Asteroid New York, and his work has been featured in exhibitions at Monya Rowe Gallery, New York, NY, Kopeikin Gallery, Los Angeles, Ca, SCOTTY, Berlin, Germany, Transmitter Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, the Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, New York, NY, and The Print Center in Philadelphia, PA, among other venues. His work has been included in museum exhibitions at The Jewish Museum, New York, NY, the Children’s Museum of the Arts in New York, NY, The Museum of Drawings in Laholm, Sweden, and the Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC.
Norm was a 2015-16 resident at the Sharpe Walentas Studio Program, New York, NY and has previously taken part in the Triangle Artist Workshop in New York and the Vermont Studio Center in Johnson, VT. His work is part of numerous collections including The Jewish Museum, New York, NY and the West Collection, Oaks, PA. He is a founding member of Tiger Strikes Asteroid New York.
Norm is a Full Professor at Rhode Island School of Design and has previously taught at the Yale School of Art. Paris received his B.F.A. from the Rhode Island School of Design and his M.F.A. in Painting and Printmaking from the Yale School of Art.