EDUCATION

California State University, Long Beach, M.F.A., 1985

California State University, San Diego, B.A. Fine Arts, 1978

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012

Gail Werner: Paintings, Stone Rose Gallery, Long Beach, California

2011     

Gail Werner: Paintings and Monotypes,  Merced College Art Gallery, Merced, California

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
2017
For the Love of the Arroyo,
the Autrey Museum of the American West's Historic Southwest Museum--Mt. Washington Campus, Los Angeles, California
First Peoples:  A Celebration of Native Artists in Southern California,
San Fernando Valley Arts and Cultural Center, Tarzana, California
Within the Wilderness,
Greenly Art Space, Signal Hill, California
Long Beach Mid-City Studio Tour,
Long Beach, California
2016
POW!WOW! Long Beach Mural Festival 2016,
Long Beach, California
Neshkinukat on the Bridge,
The Bridge Gallery, Los Angeles City Hall, Los Angeles, California
Fourth National Monotype/Monoprint Juried Exhibition,
Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, Massachusetts, Merit Award
Fresh 2016, South Bay Contemporary Art Auction, Ranco Palos Verdes, California
Into The Forest, Greenly Art Space, Signal Hill, California
Neshkinukat: Contemporary Native American Elder Art, Senior Arts Colony Art Gallery, San Pedro and Long Beach, California
2015
CA Open Exhibition, Tag Art Gallery, Santa Monica, California
Ink and Clay, Kellogg Art Gallery, Cal Poly Pomona, Pomona, California
West Coast Biennial: Juried Art Exhibition, Turtle Bay Exploration Park, Redding, California
Neshkinukat: Contemporary Native American Elder Art, Noho Senior Arts Colony Art Gallery, North Hollywood, California
Blue,
Greenly Art Space, Signal Hill, California
2014
Native: Contemporary Art, South Bay Contemporary, Rolling Hills Estates, California
Dimensions XLIII,
Art Center of Corpus Christi, Corpus Christi, Texas
Transferring Ink 3,
Fallbrook Art Center, Fallbrook, California
Long Beach Summer III, Stone Rose Gallery, Long Beach, California
On Silvered Wings, Greenly Art Space, Signal Hill, California
Eye to Eye: Gail Werner and Annie Stromquist, Eye Treatment Center, Long Beach, California
2013
Southbay Contemporary,
PS Zask Gallery, Rolling Hills Estates, California
Long Beach Summer I,
Stone Rose Gallery, Long Beach, California
Discovery Series I,
Chico Art Center, Chico, California
Art Auction 15, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California
Artist's Self Portraits, Utopia Art Gallery, Long Beach, California

2012

Brand 41 Works on Paper, City of Burbank Creative Arts Center Gallery, Burbank, California

Transformative Visions, The Expo Art Gallery, Long Beach, California

Labyrinth, Gallery Neuartig, San Pedro, California

Fade to Black, Small Print Exhibition, Finalist, Akua Website, waterbasedinks.com

Salon de Refuses, Chico Art Center, Chico, California

2011

Celebrating Artistic Expression, William Jessup University, Rocklin, California, Natalie Nelson, Juror

Ron Pokrasso and Colleagues, Quad Gallery, Riverside City College, Riverside, California

2011 National Juried Small Works Art Show, Windsor Whip Works Art Gallery, Windsor, New York, Alan Singer, Juror, Honorable Mention

Small Wonders, Circle Gallery, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, Maryland, Georgia Deal, Juror

Small Works, Artists Guild Gallery, Greenville, South Carolina

The Original Show, Flow Art Space, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Nature, Linus Galleries, Pasadena, California

Faces, Utopia, Long Beach, California

Art Auction XIV, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California

Mid-City Artists Studio Tour, Long Beach, California

From East to West: Mid-City Artist Studio Tour Preview Show, Greenly Art Space, Signal Hill, California

Expressions West, Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, Oregon

Art on Paper, Circle Gallery, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, Maryland, Johanna Halford-Macleod, Juror

2010       

Feedback Oracle, Southern California Artists Project Gallery, Pomona, California, Jeffrey Frisch and Bob Pece, Jurors, first place award

12x12, Austin Art Space Gallery, Austin, Texas

Small Wonders, Maryland Federation of Art Circle Gallery, Annapolis, Julie Ann Cavnor, Juror

Bold Expressions, 55th Annual International Open Juried Art Exhibition,  Sacramento Fine Arts, Center Galleries, Sacramento, California, Chris Van Winkle, Juror             

Rhythms of Nature, Studio2Gallery, Austin, Texas     

National Juried Exhibition, Lancaster County Art Association, Strasburg, Pennsylvania, Katherine T. Carter, Juror                  

Contemporary Woman 4, Chico Art Center, Chico, California 

2009       

Sensory Feast, National Juried Show, 2nd April Galerie, Canton, Ohio

Northwest Juried Art Show and Competition, Umpqua Valley Arts Association, Roseburg, Oregon

Art Auction XIII, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California

Mid-City Art @ Downtown, Utopia, Long Beach, California

Annual National Juried Competition, Majestic Galleries, Nelsonville, Ohio, Catherine Evans, Juror

Random Responses, Wylie and May Louise Jones Gallery, Bakersfield College, Bakersfield, California

Group Show, The Art Gallery at 3rd and Cerritos, Long Beach, California  

Long Beach Print Artists, Gallery 741, San Pedro, California

2008       

Explorations 2008-New Work by New Artists, The Art Center, Highland Park, Illinois

Destruct/Construct, Union Street Gallery, Chicago Heights, Illinois

WAM: 25th Anniversary Exhibition, Gatov Gallery, California State University, Long Beach, California

Roseville Arts' 32nd Annual Open Show, Blue Line Gallery, Roseville, California, Phil Linhares, Juror

Summer 2008 Juried Exhibition ll, Sylvia White Gallery, Ventura, California

Summer Summation Juried Exhibition, Wein Gallery, Presentation College, Aberdeen, South Dakota

2007     

Paint/Print/Paint, Utopia, Long Beach, California

2006     

Expostfacto, Gatov Galleries, California State University, Long Beach, California

2005     

Mid-City Studio Tour, Long Beach, California

2004     

Diversity in Prints, Utopia, Long Beach, California 

2003     

WAM: 20th Anniversary Exhibition, Gatov Gallery, California State University, Long Beach

People and Places, Pauline and Zena Gatov Gallery, Long Beach, California

2001     

Art Auction IX, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California; Bernard Jazzar, Juror

1999     

Art Auction 8, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, California

1998     

Birds in Form and Image: Objects of Desire, Golden West College Fine Arts Gallery, Huntington Beach, California

Self/Other: West Coast Women Artists, Theosophical Library Center Gallery, Altadena, California

29th Annual Juried Exhibition, Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, California, Janet Bishop, Juror

House Party:  The Artist Council Exhibition, Long Beach Museum of Art, Carriage House Gallery, Long Beach, California

1997     

Landscape and Still-life: A New Look, Downey Museum of Art, Downey, California, Carol Goldmark, Juror

On Site at the Gate, Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, California; Dorothy Gillespie, Juror

Inland Exhibition XXXIII, San Bernardino County Museum, San Bernardino, California, Noriko Gamblin, Juror

Images and Imaginings, Center Gallery, Jewish community Center, Long Beach, California

1994     

Portals, The Baker Building, Long Beach, California; Bolton Colburn, Juror

1993     

Gail Werner: Recent Works, System M Gallery, Long Beach, California

1992     

Energy: Interaction of Contrasts, Artcore Annex, Los Angeles, California and South Bay Contemporary Museum of Art, Torrance, California

Native American Perspectives: 500 Years of Survival, The Gate Gallery, Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, California

Spectrum, Rancho Santiago College Art Gallery, Santa Ana, California

Diverse Directions, The Bridge Gallery, Los Angeles, California

The Registry Exhibition; 1992 PCA Member Artists, Long Beach Arts, Long Beach, California

1991     

6+35, FHP Hippodrome Gallery, Long Beach, California

1990     

We are Part of the Earth, Gallery Centro Cultural de la Raza, San Diego, California

1989      

The Expedition Group Show, Long Beach Art Association Gallery, Long Beach, California

1988     

Gail Werner: Recent Paintings, System M Gallery, Long Beach, California

1987     

An Exhibition of Painting and Drawing, Gallery Centro Cultural de la Raza, San Diego, California 

1986     

All California Biennial, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, California, Joan Hugo, Juror

Alumni Invitational, Gallery B, California State University, Long Beach, California

1985      

Women Art Makers, FHP Hippodrome Gallery, Long Beach, California

 

EXHIBITION REVIEWS/ARTICLES
Wyszpolski, Bondo, "'Native' art show puts tribal workon displan," Easy Reader, (April 24, 2014), p. 19, illus.

Gastelum, Ariana, "Local Natve-American artist captures personal background and environment in pieces," Signal Tribune, (August 23, 2013), p. 12, 14, illus.

"Long Beach Museum of Art Auction," Venice Magazine, (September, 2009), p. 92, illus.

Griley, Ellen, "In Its Right Place," The District Weekly, (September 30-October 6, 2009), p. 18, illus.

Gottlieb, Shirle, "Women Art Makers Leave Their Mark On Long Beach Gallery," Long Beach Press Telegram,   Weekend Section, (October 3, 2008), p.1

Gottlieb, Shirle, "A trio of print masters, from Cal State Long Beach," Long Beach Press Telegram, Weekend  Section, (January 19, 2007), p. 25, illus.

Freudenheim, Susan, "Spirit of the Land Lives in Indian Art," San Diego Tribune, (April 6, 1990), p.C1, C9

Ollman, Leah, "Sometimes Powerful Show Uncovers Native American Roots," Los Angeles Times,
San Diego County Edition, (April 27, 1990), p. F19, illus.

Freudenheim, Susan, "From famous to the obscure, Picasso at Babeor; local artists shine at Centro,"San Diego Tribune, (July 8, 1987)

Goldman, Leah, "At the Galleries," Los Angeles Times, San Diego County Edition, (July 3, 1987), illus.

Pincus, Robert, "2 Shows bring little-known artists into worthy focus," San Diego Union, (June 28, 1987), p. E1, E9, illus.

Gottlieb, Shirle, "CSULB grads and students make waves," Long Beach Press Telegram, Weekend Plus, (June 20, 1986), p. B10

Gottlieb, Shirle, "Visions With Feminine Perspective," Long Beach Press Telegram, Weekend Section, (October 18, 1985), p. B8

 

SELECTED PRIVATE/PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Stephanie LeBlond, San Pedro, California

FHP Corporation, Fountain Valley, California

Bill and Christa Lawrence, Malibu, California

Cynthia Evans, Long Beach, California

Barbara Dahl, Brooklyn, New York

Ron and Bunnie Guthrie, Long Beach, California

Lynn and Roger O'Leary-Archer, Los Angeles, California
Ana Forrestor, Long Beach, California

Donna Hilbert, Long Beach, California

Ilene Weiss, Los Angeles, California

Richard and Doris Wood, Palos Verdes Estates, California

Barbara Buell, Huntington Beach, California

Judy Miller, Pasadena, California

Suzan Cooke, Temecula, California

Joan Skogsberg and Sal Sanders, Long Beach, California

Jane and Otis Blackmon, Pala, California

Denise and Alex Esquivel, Pala, California

Mary and Verle Laurila, Vista, California

Susan Laurila, Vista, California

Sylvia Spiegel, Long Beach, California

Claudia Randle, Long Beach, California

Mary Dodd, Long Beach, California

Anna Christenson, Long Beach, California

Doris M. Freeman, Orange, California

Patrice Hughes, Studio City, California

Jacquie Clarke and Tony Canfora, Long Beach, California

Michiel Daniel, Long Beach, California

Jen Grey, Long Beach, California
Kurt Schulzman, Long Beach, California
Jamie and Dan Sweetman, Sierra Madre, California

Kimberly Hocking, Long Beach, California
Riley Wilkerson, Long Beach, California
Margaret Dees, Long Beach, California
Kristina Suhr, Huntington Beach, California