Tim Townsley received his Masters of Fine Art from Otis Art Institute and taught at California Institute of the Arts (Cal Arts). He also worked as an artist in the entertainment industry (motion pictures, TV, theme parks, hotels) for many years.
His Murals and paintings have been commissioned by the Walt Disney Company, Friends of Jazz at UCLA, UC Riverside, Queen Mary, Museum of Science & Industry, Wester Bagel, and McLaren Hall in El Monte, among others.
His work has been viewed in juried shows, on billboards, in publications, and many pieces have been purchased by distinguished collectors. Townsley has shown in various galleries and venues.