HCAA Juried Artist Carmel, IN
66 Rosewalk Circle
Carmel IN 46032
Artist in residence, Carmel, IN
Juried artist with the Hamilton County Artists' Association, (HCAA) fall 2016.
prior member of Nickel Plate Arts, fall 2016.
Bio: Gary is a retired Administrator living and working in Carmel Indiana. He is a Ball State Graduate with a Baccaluareate
of Science (1979) and a Master of Arts (1980) in General and Experimental Psychology with a minor in Art.
Gary enjoyed a successful career in his field of study and retired in 2008 to focus exclusively on
new and better ways to utilize his artistic abilities, including the use of different mediums and techniques.
Currently he focuses on pastel, pastel/chalk and pencil on various heavy surfaces.
Current and past exhibits:
Two exhibits themed "Light", and "Beauty" with the Meridian Street Gallery, Indianapolis IN, (2015).
Past exhibits with the HCAA:
"The Naked Truth" at the Birdie Gallery. Exhibition piece "Iris" (2016).
"The Pursuit of Excellence" exhibit at the Birdie Gallery. (2016). Exhibition pieces "Ortus Veneris" and "Autumn Flight".
Awarded first prize for the work "Autumn Flight" .
Currently (2017) exhibiting two pastels at the Cool Creek Nature Center in Carmel, IN , winning honorable mention for the landscape titled "Solo".
Currently (2017) exhibiting with Nickel Plate Arts at the First Presbyterian Church, Noblesville under the theme "Christ In The Arts" with the
pieces "Holy Family" and "Risen", both pastel/chalk renderings.