... paints her "vegetable paradise"



International Artist, Florals and Botanicals, Grand Prize , #117 October- November 2017


American Art Collector, True to life, # 145, November 2017


La Signorina, La Maestra Nera Simi e suoi allievi - The Artist Nera Simi and her Students , Iniziativa e coordinamento / Initiative and coordinating Joke Frima ,©2017 Art Revisited, Tolbert - Paesi Bassi


The Art of the Portrait, Journal of the Portrait Society of America - Volume VIII, issue 73, fourth quarter of 2016.   


Essay by Diederik Kraaijpoel, introducing "Verschijningsvormen/Manifestations"

a book with 61 images in full colour.


BESTE BEESTEN, Het hedendaags Dierstuk /DEAR ANIMALS, Animal portraiture in Contemporary Art – Rob Møhlham & Robin d'Arcy Shilcock, Museum Møhlhmann, NL 2006


HOLLANDS REALISME – Exhibition catalogue Sophienholm & KunstCentret Silkenborg Bad, Denmark


MAARZE RZECZYWISTOSCI (Painted Reality) Contemporary Dutch figurative painting – Exhibition catalogue National Museum of Krakau, Poland 2004


DE ONTMOETING (The Encounter) Realist art in the ING and MMKA – Arnhemse Cahiers Museum voor Moderne Kunst Arnhem, Arnhem, NL 2003


De Natuur is dood Lang Leve de Natuur Nature Is Dead Long live Nature – Municipal Museum IJsselstein NL 2002.

This is a selection of the ING collection.


La Brière, Artistes en Escapade – Éditions Coiffard, Nantes, France 2002


MOKUM 40. Realistisch bekeken –Art Revisited, Marum NL 2002 Celebrates Gallery Mokum’s 40th anniversary.

Exhibitions in Gallery Mokum and Frisia Museum (now Scheringa Museum), Spanbroek


De Veelheid II (The Abundance II) – Exhibition catalogue, Museum for Representational Art De Buitenplaats, Eelde NL 2001. Introduction by Diederik Kraaijpoel


Nederlandse Realisten na 1950 (Dutch Realists after 1950) – Heleen Buijs. Waanders, Zwolle/ Kunsthal Rotterdam, NL 2001


Art Saves the world`s children. 400 years relations between the Netherlands and Japan in the year 2000 – Hotel Okura, Tokyo, Japan


De ING Collectie - Een Selectie. (The ING Collection, a selection.) – 1998 Joke Frima, Tekeningen en Schilderijen 1986 - 1996

(Joke Frima, Drawings and Paintings 1986-1996).

Grafisch Lyceum, Rotterdam NL 1996. Introduction by Paul Meeuws.


Realisten 1999, Realisten 1998 (Realists) –van Soeren & Co, NL Introduction by Paul Meeuws 


Buiten bekeken Binnen geschilderd (Observed outside, Painted indoors) –de Doelenpers, NL 1998


De Salon - Utrechtse kunstenaars en vormgevers (The Salon – Artists and Designers from Utrecht). –Centraal Museum, Utrecht NL 1998



1ste keus - Utrechtse salon (1st Choice - Utrecht Salon) –Centraal Museum, Utrecht NL 1992


Pintores de la Naturaleza (Painters of the Wilderness) –Robin d`Arcy Shillcock. SEO Madrid, Spain 1997


Unexpected Tuscany. An hommge to Nerina Simi 1890 - 1987 –Jane Neville Gallery, UK 1990


Heirs of Magic Realism –Estill Curtis Pennington. Morris Museum  of Art, Augusta, Georgia USA 1999