Gary Antonio was born in Salem, Massachusetts and studied at the University of California, Davis, CA, where he received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Studio Art. Antonio was fortunate to study and assist the following world-renowned Artists: Wayne Thiebaud, Roland Peterson, Manuel Neri, Robert Arneson, and Roy DeForest. Gary Antonio spent a year in Paris, France, studying at the Atelier 17 Workshop with Stanley William Hayter, who is considered “the grandfather” of Intaglio Printmaking.
Gary was a Professor of Art & Structural Welding at the City College of San Francisco and Artistic Director of the Children’s Outreach Program for The Body Shop, San Francisco, CA.
His paintings have been exhibited at Art in Public Places, Palm Beach International Airport, JF Gallery, West Palm Beach and is now exhibited at the Seth Jason Beitler Gallery, Miami, FL.
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