Solo Exhibitions:

2016 The Art of Seeing - R & R by Chester Simpson

     Barns of Rose Hill - Berryville, VA

2015 Rock & Roll Photography by Chester Simpson

     Mackies - Alexandria, VA

2013 Rock & Roll Photography by Chester Simpson

     Jeffrey Winter Gallery - Alex., VA.

1996 “It’s Only Rock & Roll”

     Jautz Photography Gallery  Richmond, VA

1995 “Portraits of Patriots - American EX-POW’s

     U.S. Capitol - Washington, DC

1994 “Portraits of Patriots - American EX-POW’s

     Canon House Building - Washington, DC

     The Pentagon - Arlington, VA.

     Department of Veteran Affairs - Washington, DC

     District of Columbia Arts Center - Washington, DC

1989 “It’s Only Rock-n-Roll”

     Laughing Lizard Lounge - Alexandria, VA.

Group Exhibitions:

2016 “Though the Lens of a Father and Son”

     Mackies - Alexandria, VA

2011 “It’s Only Rock ’n’ Roll, But I like It!

     Del Ray Artisans - Alexandria, VA.

2007 "Photo '07"

     The Ellipse Art Center - Arlington, VA.

2003 2nd Annual Old Town Art Show

     The Trophy Room - Alexandria, VA

2003 Photo 2003

     The Ellipse Arts Center - Arlington, VA

2002 Local Artist: Martin Jenkins, Chester Simpson and David Underwood

     Studio Bianco - Alexandria, VA.

1997 Visual Groove

     Blavk Cat - Washington, DC

1997 Washington Center for Photography

     Washington, DC

1996 Art, Photography & Jazz

     King Pepper - Alexandria, VA.

1996 The Cool & The Crazy Images of Punk

     Govinda Gallery

1996 Washington Center for Photography

     Washington, DC

1994 Fifth-Anniversary Exhibit at DCAC

     District of Columbia Arts Center - Washington, DC

1993 All-Media Juried Fine Arts Competition

     Gallery West - Alexandria, VA.

1993 Members Ninety Six

     Washington Center for Photography - Washington, DC

1993 Hope Springs Eternal

     Del Ray Artisan Center, Alexandria, VA.

1993 Juried Art Exhibition

     The Athenaeum - Alexandria, VA.

1993 Alternative You’ve Been Looking for

     Commonwealth Court, Alexandria, VA.

1993 Visual Groove

     The Black Cat - Washington, DC

1993 Gordon Parks Photography Contest - Traveling Exhibition

     University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla.

     Parsons School of Design, New York, N.Y.

     Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, N.Y.

     Ohio University School of Visual Communications, Athens, Ohio

     University of Kansas School of Journalism, Lawrence Kan.

     University of Missouri School of Journalism, Columbia, MO.

1992 Chrome Lab Gallery

     Washington, DC

1988 Celebrating 150 Years of Photography-

     The American Academy of Physician Assistants - Alexandria, VA.

1982 The Opposite World 

     Punk Rock Photos,  S.F., CA

1982 “Coast to Coast” New Wave and Punk Rock Images

     Rosco Louie Gallery - Seattle, Washington

1981 “Coast to Coast” New Wave and Punk Rock Images

     Ambition Gallery - Boston, MA

1981 “Coast to Coast” New Wave and Punk Rock Images

     U.C. Berkeley Heller Gallery - Berkeley, CA

1981 Sound Waves 

     Eye Gallery, S.F., CA

1981 “Coast to Coast” New Wave and Punk Rock Images

     Mt Hood College Gallery - Gresham, Oregon

     Valencia Gallery - S.F., CA.

     Lightwork Gallery - Syracuse, N.Y.

1980 “The Western Front Photo Exhibit"

     Jet Wave Gallery - S.F., CA.

1979 Savoy Tivoli - S.F., CA.

Eye Gallery - S.F., CA.

Books:

2019 - “The Clash-London Calling Album 40th Anniversary”
2018 - “I Know Better Now” Richie Ramone
2017 - “Smithsonian - Rock And Roll Live and Unseen” - Penguin Random House
2016 - “The Band - The Last Waltz” (40th Anniversary Deluxe Edition ... Rhino Records
2015 - 9:30 Club Book - Red Hot Chili Peppers
2015 - Fresh Fruit for Rotting Vegetables by Michael Foley
2014 - “Meet Me at the Bar, I’m Hungry,” by Mike Soper Book Cover Photo by Chester
2010 - ”Neil Young, Long May You Run" The Illustrated History-Book with (4) photos ?

2009 - ”Good Times, Bad Times" Led Zeppelin Book with 3 photos
2008 - Led Zeppelin 2008 Calendar- Photo of Robert Plant by Chester Simpson
2008 - 60 Minutes TV show/ My Photo of Bon Jovi /May 18, 2008
1986 - “Monsters of Metal, Twisted Sister,” by Toby Goldstein -Cover Photo by Chester
1986 - “Huey Lewis and the News,” by Andrew Douglas - Cover Photo by Chester Simpson
1985 - “Talking Heads,” by David Gans with three photos by Chester Simpson
1985 - San Francisco Rock by Jack McDonough
1985 - “The Rolling Stone Review 1985,” by Ira A. Robbins with 6 photos by Chester Simpson
1984 - “To Duran Duran, with Love” by Stacey Huggins / Jonathan Formula (1)photo by Chester
1982 - “Lou Reed” by Protus Limited Books-London
1982 - “Elvis Costello” by Protus Limited Books-London
1982 - “Talking Heads, by Krista Reese with (8) photos by Chester Simpson
1981 - “Trumpet to Arms” by David Armstrong - Photos of writer Warren Hinckle
1981 - “Another Roadside Attraction,“ by Tom Robbins -Authors Portrait back cover by Chester
1981 - “Twisted Kicks,” by Tom Carson - inside back cover authors portrait by Chester
1980 - “Still Life with Woodpeckers,” by Tom Robbins - Authors Portrait back cover by Chester


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Photo Agencies:

AP

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