Wilma Bulkin Siegel

Born in Philadelphia lives in NY City and Fort Lauderdale, Florida



B.A. University of Pennsylvania
M.D.,Women’s Medical College of Pennsylvania,
1962    Rotating Internship, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York,
1963    Medical Residency, Temple University Hospital,
1964-1965 Hematology Fellowship, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, 1966    Chemotherapy Fellowship, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Hospital, 1967    National Academy of Design, New York,
1989-1993 New School, Sculpture, Bruno Lucchesi, New York,
1974-1984 Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Barbara Dix, Fort Lauderdale, FL
1991    Private Instruction, Rowena Smith, Fort Lauderdale, FL
1991-1994    Workshops led by Tom Hill, Jan Kunz, Christopher Schinck, Alex Powers, Barbara Nechis, Janet Walsh, Don Andrews, Miles Batt, Mel Stabin, Q. B. Leone, Maggie McClellan, Wolf Kahn, Skip Lawrence and Steven Quiller, Palm Beach Photographic Inst., Maine Photographic Workshops


1994    Dick Blick Award, Gold Coast Watercolor Society, Fort Lauderdale, FL
1994    Moore Greenblatt Memorial Award of National Association of Women Artists, New York,
1995    Honorable Mention, Georgia Watercolor Society, Duluth, Georgia,
1996    American Physicians’ Art Assoc. Art Exhibit,  Charlotte, NC,
1997    First Prize Rhode Island Watercolor Society, 4th Annual Watermedia Competition, Pawtucket, RI Honorable Mention Women on Women, Art Serve, Fort Lauderdale, FL, First Prize
1998    American Physicians’Art Assoc. Art Exhibit,  New  Orleans, LA
1998    First Prize National Association of Women Artists Medal of Honor and Elizabeth Stanton Blake  Memorial Award; New World Art Center, SOHO, New York City – First Prize-
1999    National Association of Women Artists-Cecil Schapiro Memorial Award
2000    Annual NAWA exhibition, Atelier 14 Gallery, Chelsea, New York City,
2000    Recipient of an ” Extraordinary Voices Award” by the South Florida Chapter of Mothers’  Voices
American Physicians’ Art Assoc. Art Exhibit, Orlando, FL – 2000 – First Prize, “Looking Back”
Florida Artists’Group Annual Show Tallahassee, Fl. May-Aug 2001award
NAWA Merit Award for Photography 2001 AnnNorton Sculpture Gardens, West Palm Beach ,Fl.
American Physician’s Art Assoc. Art Exhibit , Washington D.C. 2002 First Award
NAWA Florida Chapter Annual Show “Speaking of Art” Northwood University, West Palm Beach, Fl. March 2003 Best in Show
Honorable Mention “She” NAWA 9th Annual Florida chapter, Aventura. Fl March 2004
2006 May “Doctor of Humane Letters” and Commencement Speaker “Art in Medicine”School of Public health and School of Nursing Drexel University Phila. Pa
2007 Feb  Third Place Annual National Association of women Artists-Florida Chapter  Northwood University, West Palm Beach
American Physicians Art Association Annual show New Orleans, La. Nov, 2007 Honorable Mention Masters division


AMFAR National Meeting Intercontinental Hotel, Miami, Florida Mar31-Ap2,2003
Amy Stepper Galleries Community Center “Artists Revisited” Palm Beach Garden,Fl. March-April 2004
Amy Stepper Galleries City Hall “Healing Art” March-April 2004Palm Beach Garden,Fl.
Florida Atlantic University World Aids Day Exhibition Dec1,2,2004 Boca Raton, Fl.
North Broward Library of Broward Community College North Campus Dec32004-Jan31,2005 Faces of AIDS Deerfield Beach, Fl.
The Faces of Aids Broward Community College South Campus Pembroke Pines, Fl.   Mar 2005
Healing Art Coral Springs Museum of Art Coral Springs, Fl. Ap 2005
Holocaust Survivors and Liberators Museum of Art  Fort Lauderdale, Fl. Ap-Oct 2005
Yom Hashoah Temple B’Nai Aviv Weston, Fl. Ap 24, 2006
Art Basel Miami Beach 2+3 The Artists’ Organization “Sacred Spaces” Jewish Museum of Florida, Miami Beach, Fl. Dec 6-10,2007


.Bulkin, W. et al (Editor) The Physician and Hospice Care Roles, Attitudes and Issues, Haworth Press, Sept. 1992
Weiss, Sharlene, Flipse Ann, Bulkin Siegel Wilma, Enhancing Professionalism Through Arts in Medicine. (Innovations in Medical Education Exhibit at the 25th
Annual Session of the Association of American Medical Colleges, Oct. 27-Nov.1, 2000. Page 29 – Video and Abstract
CNN Video presentation Dec 1999
Speaker Society of Art in Healthcare, Gainesville Florida April 2002 Power point presentation and lecture “The   Art of Wholeness in Medical Education”
Siegel,Wilma Bulkin “Hope Center” Art of Nursing American Journal of Nursing June 2003 p.41.
Speaker Nova University School of Nursing FloridaOct 2003 Art as Healing
Speaker Barry University Florida Regional SAH Meeting March 2004
“The Golden Years”.  One half-hour presentation –  Channel 66
Philadelphia, Pa.,  1996
“The Faces of AIDS” feature for Milwaukee News, Channel 4, 1997
“The Fire of Life” feature video at AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin benefit, 1997
Cable News Network (CNN) – four-minute interview1998
Video of “Art in Medicine” presented to the American Association of Medical Colleges at its
Meeting in Chicago 1999
Video Art in Medicine Medical School Course 2003
Who’s who in American Art 2001- present


Museum of Art of Fort Lauderdale 1997, 2000
Hollywood Art and Culture Center Hollywood, Florida 1997,1998
Coral Springs Museum of Art 1999(2)
Young at Art Museum 2001
Florida International University Art Museum, Miami, Florida 2003
Vero Beach Museum of Art 2003
Speaker Society of Art in Healthcare, Gainesville Florida April 2002 Power point presentation and lecture “The Art of Wholeness in Medical Education”
Siegel,Wilma Bulkin “Hope Center” Art of Nursing American Journal of Nursing June 2003 p.41.
Speaker Nova University School of Nursing Oct 2003 Art as Healing
Speaker Society of Art in Healthcare, Washington, DC April 22,2004  “Bringing an Arts in Medicine Program to an Unindoctrinated University Setting”
Siegel,Wilma Bulkin, M.D. and MaryAnne Bartley “Art and Community Health:Lessons From an Urban Health Center”;Holistic Nursing Practice  Vol.18, Number 2 pp.95-97
Catalog “Holocaust Survivors and Liberators” Museum  of Art Fort Lauderdale, Fl. 2005
” Healing Art” publication of Detroit Receiving Hospital 2007 Introduction