Gary Weisman

Gary Weisman studied sculpture and drawing at Washington University, St. Louis, The Art Institute of Chicago, and received a BA from Columbia College. Further studying included 10 years of apprentice studies with sculptors Jack Kearney (Chicago), Leslie Posey (Florida, alum of PAFA class of 1921), and Evangelos Frudakis.

He has had numerous solo shows including Barry Hill Galleries, New York; Odon Wagner Gallery, Toronto; Yoram Gil, Los Angeles; and Sande Webster Gallery, Philadelphia. Additionally he has exhibited his work in Australia, Singapore and Beijing.

Weisman is collected and commissioned both publicly and privately, in the U.S., Canada, China and the Middle East, as well as being honored at the White House for his work at the American Embassies in Bandar Seri Begawan and North Vietnam. Some of these commissions/collections include the Art Museum at University of Kentucky, Midway Airport, Chicago, City of Duluth, Union League of Chicago, Cole Collection Wadenoyen, Netherlands, Arnot Art Museum, Burroughs Pharmaceutical, Carr Corporation, D.C.; Cigna, Philadelphia; Cantonet, Dubai, UAE; Steuben Glass, NY; and the City of Philadelphia.

Gary co-teaches Open Studio figure modeling and is a student critic in the Certificate/ BFA program.