1930 Born Antwerp Belgium of Irish parents
1968-72 Studies drawing and painting at Glasgow school of Art
1973-75 Taught at the Garrian Academy, Lanarkshire
1982 Selected by artist John Lessore to take part in the Arts Council Summer Show at the Serpentine Gallery
Prize winner in National Painting Competition, Ellingham Mill, Suffolk
1982/83 Recipient of Arts Council Award
Included in the 'Long Acre Index of Selected Contemporary British Artists'
Nicholas Simington has work in private collections in Canada, Australia, America, Italy and Britain. Also represented in the Public Collection of the NHS and the Borough of Bury St. Edmunds.