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Gary Gibson

First Name

Gary

Last Name

Gibson

Website

http://www.garygibsonart.com

MGAL Star Artist

Yes

Birthday

1945-12-07

Summary

Oil painter, potter, wood worker. College football enthusiast. Retired

Biography

Born Greenwood, MS, married Carolyn Perkins Gibson, 4 children, 6 grandchildren; Architect Emeritus, attorney (inactive), and Vietnam Veteran (Cobra Attack Helicopter pilot) Captain U. S. Army Corps of Engineers; interests are in oil painting, ceramic sculpture, pottery, and drawing; member of the Oil Painters of America, past President and Platinum Star member of the Memphis Germantown Art  League,  Plein Air Memphis, and The Delta Art Association (Mississippi); Past President of the Memphis Germantown Art League and past editor of the MGAL  Newsletter.

Art Education:
Univ. of Memphis, completed concentration in oil painting and various Art History courses and ceramic studio courses.
Oil painting Workshops:  Greg Kreutz. Sue Foell, Sherrie McGraw, Carolyn Anderson, Casey Baugh, Dawn Whitelaw, Roger Dale Brown, Ken DeWaard, Michael Workman, Stanka Kordic.
Water Media Workshops: Alex Powers, Charles Harrington
Drawing workshops (charcoal): Sherrie McGraw

Education:
Auburn University, Bachelor of Architecture
University of Memphis, Juris Doctor