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Bio

  • Norma was born in Greenbushes, WA  in 1935
  • She spent her childhood growing up in Trayning, Greenbushes, Manjimup and Nannup
  • Norma attended Bunbry High School
  • She married Sigfred Homsen in 1959. Together, they had four sons
  • Norma spent her adult life in Merredin before moving to Perth in 1983
  • Norma passed away in 2008
 

 

 

Education
 

1947

Attended Bunbury High School. 

 

1953

Attended University of WA enrolled in a Science degree. She did not complete her course.

 

1954, April

Enrolled for nursing at Tutor House at Princess Margaret Hospital. Completed training in 1957.

Organisations
 

1968

Co-established the Merredin Fine Arts Society on the  25th of October, 1968.

 

Exhibitions & Festivals
 

1978, July

Exhibition of Paintings by Norma Holmsen, Ann Sutherland and Gilbert Corzino at the Wine Pavilion, Showgrounds, Claremont

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2000 15th to 20th December

Deliberation. The Old Royal George Gallery, East Fremantle

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2006, 20th to 31st October

Exhibition. 391 Canning Highway Melville

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In the meda

 

Norma appeared in the local media around the build up her exhibitions.

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