Awards and Exhibitions

Public Collections

2023 – Mesa County Library-Clifton Branch – Commission for Artwork
2022 – Mesa County Public Libraries – Commission for Awards Plaques
2016  CMU – Escalante Hall – Grand Junction, Colorado

2016  Community Hospital – New Building – Grand Junction, Colorado

2015  St. Mary’s Hospital Patient Tower Completion Project

2014  Canyon View Medical Plaza

2013  Exempla St. Joseph’s Hospital, Denver, Colorado

2011  Mesa County Public Library, Grand Junction and Fruita, Colorado

2009 Mesa State College Academic Classroom Building, Grand Junction, Colorado
2009 St. Mary’s Hospital Patient Tower, Grand Junction, Colorado
2010 State of Colorado Governor’s Office, Denver, Colorado
2010 Hilltop Corporate Offices, Grand Junction, Colorado

Acceptances of Note

2022 Art of The State, Arvada Center, Arvada, Colorado

Don’t Touch Your Face

2020 ShokBoxx Gallery, California

10x10x10 Tieton Small Works
2017 /Tieton, Washington   

Contemporary Still Life
2016 Denver, Colorado     

Very Affordable Art Show
2015 Brooklyn, New York     Honorable Mention

Mayhem at Gallery Underground
2014 Arlington, Virginia

Small Work, BIG Talent Miniature Show
2013 Laguna Beach, California

Core Gallery Miniature Show
2011 Denver, Colorado

Abstractions WomanMade Gallery
2011 Chicago, Illinois

National Association of Women Artists Miniature Show
2011 New York City

Signature American Watercolor Exhibition
2011 Fallbrook, California

Rocky Mountain National  Watermedia Juried Show
2013, 2011, 2009 Golden, Colorado
Dona Abbott Memorial Award

Arizona Aqueous 23rd National Juried Exhibition
2009 Tubac, Arizona

The Human Element Juried Exhibition
2008 Tubac, Arizona

Western Federation of Watercolor Societies Juried Show
2010 West Valley City, Utah
2008 Tubac, Arizona
2007 Arvada, Colorado

National Collage Society National Juried Show

2023 Kean University, New Jersey Award of Excellence

2022 Kent State, Ohio

2021 OnLine

2018  OnLine  Award of Excellence

2017  Chicago Heights, Illinois

2016 Kent State, Ohio

2015 OnLine

2014 Denver, Colorado

2013 On-Line Show    Earned Signature Member Status

2007 DelRay Beach, Florida     Award of Excellence

2001 Tubac, Arizona

Western Colorado Watercolor Society National Juried Show
2013, 2012, 2011, 2004, 2007 Grand Junction, Colorado
2009 Grand Junction, Colorado Merchandise Award

2010 Grand Junction, Colorado Merchandise Award

23rd Annual All Colorado Juried Art Show
2006 Denver, Colorado

Colorado Watercolor Society Annual Juried Exhibition
2001-06,2009 Denver, Colorado
Third Place – 2009

Contemporary Colorado Juried Exhibition
2015, 2013,  2001-03, 1999 Grand Junction, Colorado
invited artist in 2004

Catherine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club Juried Show
2002 New York City

Invitationals and Solo Shows

HOME AT LAST, Collection of Collage Art by Gayle Gerson

2021 Grand Mesa Arts and Events Center, Cedaredge, Colorado

2018 The Art Center, Grand Junction, Colorado

Looking After Trees, Curated by Meredith Nemirov & Raoul Anchondo
2013 The Art Center, Grand Junction, Colorado

Oceans of Deserts,  Seas of Forests
2013 The Art Center, Grand Junction, Colorado

2011 The Dairy Art Center Boulder, Colorado

CREATIVE CAPITOL – Southwest Colorado Exhibition
2009 Denver, Colorado

Solo Show at the Art Center of Grand Junction Colorado

The Figure Invitational 2003 at the  Art Center of Grand Junction Colorado

Paint, Paper, Scissors Group Show at the  Art Center of Grand Junction Colorado

Awards of Note

Colorado National Monument Association Monumental Art Show – 2014 – Best of Show

Riverfront Trail 25th Anniversary Fine Art and Photo Juried Show
2012 – First Place

Colorado Watercolor Society New Trends Show
2015 Merit Award 2012 Honorable Mention, 2011, 2010 Second Place

Colorado Watercolor Society Juried Show
2009 Third Place

2012 Leon T. Hake Memorial Award

Grand Tribute Art Show
2007 Best of Show

Brush and Palette Annual Show
2006 First Place – Professional

Western Colorado Watercolor Society
2001 First Place

National Collage Society Postcard Show
2013, 2011, 2005 Merit Award