Gayle Kartoz Printz


Painter and author
Painter and author

 

 

 Gayle Kartoz Printz: Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A. 

       

 

 Https://www.GaylePrintz.com

   

" To provide viewers the freedom to find emotional meaning in the intangible, by evoking the unconscious use of their own imagination.”      Gayle Kartoz Printz     

 

        

 

  EDUCATION

1983:  Juris Doctor, Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.

1980: Bachelor of Arts, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

1967 - 1973, 1977: Interlochen Arts Academy (Née National Music Camp), Michigan, U.S.A.

 

       Among her many Juried Awards:

In July 2020:

      Gayle Printz was one of eight American painters selected to participate in “The 2020 International Art-Resilience Exhibition” in Europe. The stated purpose of the Competition preceding jury selection was "to present works characterizing the rigor in a search for artistic quality, creativity and technical mastery." The two paintings Gayle submitted, "First" and "Pond," were selected. They were on exhibit through September 8, 2020 in Salon Six of Le Musée de Peinture de Saint-Frajou in France.

 

In October 2020:

1.         "Bird," "Blue Dog," "Pigtails," and "Yellow" won Finalist Awards in The Juried International ArtisTTable "Are You 

              Serious?" Exhibition. They were all on exhibit online through January 2021.

2.        "Brush" won Fine Art America's Juried National "On the Beach" Exhibition. 

In November 2020:

1.         "Red" and "Jack" won Finalist Awards in Helvet Art’s Juried International "RED" Exhibition.

2.         "Forest," "Crater," "Pond," "Bird" and "Brush" all won Finalist Awards in Art Show International’s Juried "Landscape" 

              Exhibition.

3.        "She" won a Finalist Award in Grey Cube Gallery’s "International Artist’s Choice" Exhibition.

4.        The Museum Commission of Le Musée de Peinture de Saint-Frajou voted to add "Colors" to the permanent exhibit at the  

            Museum in France.

In December 2020:

1.         "Imagine" was a Finalist in the Las Lagunas Gallery "small work-BIG TALENT" Exhibition.

2.        "Fir" won the Fine Art America Juried "2020 Annual Red and Green Competition."

3.        "Jack" won a Finalist Award in Fusion Art's "Sixth Annual Juried International Colorful Abstractions" Exhibition.

4.        "Yellow," "Blue," "Black & Silver," "Red" and "Jack" all won Finalist Awards in the Contemporary Art Gallery Online 

            (CAGO) Juried International "2020 ALL COLORS" Exhibition.

5.        Out of the 342 works submitted from around the globe, "Avery" won the Honorable Mention Award and is featured in 

            CAGO’s Juried International "Painting & Photography" Exhibition through January 2021.

6.       “Blue Dog” won a Finalist Award in Grey Cube Gallery’s Juried International “Modern Art Exhibition.”

7.       She” won a Finalist Award in the jJuried International CAGO “Faces” Competition. The CAGO “Faces” Exhibition began 

           12/30/20.

 

8.       Purple Plunge” won an Honorable Mention Award in the Juried Art Show International "Flowers" Exhibition. In addition,

           “Fir,” "Friends," and “Garden” all won Finalist Awards.

 

9.       “Good” won the Crystal Award of Merit and a Finalist Award in the Juried International Gallery Ring December 2020 Online  

           "Colourful" Exhibition. In addition, "Dramatic" and “Freedom” both won Finalist Awards.

 

In January 2021:

1.         “Crater” won a Finalist Award in FUSION Art's 6th Annual "Landscapes" International Online Juried Art Exhibition for the 

              Month of January 2021.

2          "First" Won the January 2021 Juried National Fine Art America "Your First" Competition.

 In January of 2021

 

1. “Crater” won a Finalist Award in the Fusion Art Gallery 6th Annual Juried International Landscapes Art Competition for the Month of January 2021.

2. “First” won the January 2021 Juried National Fine Art America Your First Competition.

3. Promoted by the Los Angeles Magazine of Contemporary Art (The MoCA): www.themagazineofcontemporaryart.com/artists/gayle-printz

4. “She” and “Brush” won Finalist Awards in the Juried National Fine Art America Yellow Competition.

5. “Red” won Second Place in Fine Art America’s January 2021 Juried National Red, Black & White Challenge.

6. Contemporary Art Awards offers a month-long Solo Exhibition in Queensland, Australia to take place from February 20 through March 20 of 2021. 

7. “Avery” won a Finalist Award in the Grey Cube Gallery Juried International Second Open Online Art Competition for January 2021. “Avery” was on Exhibit from February 1 through February 28 of 2021.

8. “Climb,” “One” and “Look” won Honorable Mention Awards in the Juried Art Show International January 2021 1st Open Competition. They were on Exhibit February 21 through February 28 of 2021.

9. “Together” and “Second” won Finalist Awards in Grey Cube Gallery’s Juried International 2nd Abstract Online Art Competition for January 2021. They were on Exhibit through March of 2021.

10. “Hybrid” won the Honorable Mention Award, and “Lamb” won a Finalist Award, at the Juried Art Show International 2021 1st Animal Art Competition. They were on exhibit through the end of February 2021.

11. Awarded Art Show International’s First Permanent Online Solo Exhibition: https://www.artshowinternational.com/artists/gayle-printz

12. Ten paintings won the January 2021 ArtisTTable Juried International Competition entitled Art in the Time of Corona. The following were on Exhibit through March 1 of 2021 in Gallery Three: “Ascend,” “Blur,” “Jack” and “Lake,” and in Gallery Four: “Avery,” “Iridescence,” “Purple Plunge,” “First” and “Walk.”

 

In February of 2021

 

1. The Los Angeles Magazine of Contemporary Art (The MoCA) published a fifteen-page interview entitled: “Gayle Printz: From Zero To Sixty: Serendipity At Its Finest.” 

https://www.themagazineofcontemporaryart.com/interviews/gayle-printz

According to The MoCA, during publication of this 15-page interview “The MoCA saw a 720% increase in their site visitors in February, and you're [I am] the second most visited artist according to internal stats.”

2. “Second” and “Together” won Honorable Mention Awards, and “Iridescence” and “Freedom” won Finalist Awards, in the Juried Art Show International 2021 1st ABSTRACT Competition. They were on Exhibit from February 1 through February 28 of 2021.

3. “Black & White” won a Finalist Award in the Fusion Art Juried International 5th Annual Black & White Art Exhibition for February 2021. “Black & White” was on Exhibit from February 5th through March 4 of 2021.

4. “First,” “Pond,” “Blue Dog,” “Bird” and “Iridescence” won Finalist Awards in the Contemporary Art Room Juried International 2021 All Painting/Drawing Art Competition. They were on Exhibit through February 28 of 2021.

5. “Black & Silver” won the Honor Award bestowed by Italy's Art House Gallery Online for the International Juried Black & White Art Competition.

6.  The Contemporary Art Awards Solo Online Exhibition opens on February 20 in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, and runs through March 20 of 2021: https://www.contemporaryartawards.com/exhibition-gayle-printz

7. Ten paintings won Awards in the Gallery Ring Abstract Competition for February 2021: “Climb” won the Juror’s Choice Award and a Finalist Award. “Seesaw,” “Control,” “Totem,” “Flamingo,” “Friends, “Garden,” “Hybrid,” “Lamb” and “Walk” won Finalist Awards. 

   

 In March of 2021

 

1. “Good,” “Run” and “Shimmer” won Honorable Mention Awards, and “Belle,”

“Avery,” “Face” and “Vulcan” won Finalist Awards, in the March 2021 Art Show International Annual Juried Figurative Art Competition. They were on exhibit through April 15 of 2021.  

2. “Abstract” and “Fence” won Honorable Mention Awards, and “Flamingo” won   

a Finalist Award, in the Juried Art Show International 2021 1st Landscape Art Competition. They were on exhibit through April 15 of 2021.

3.  Selected Artist of the Month for March 2021 by Artjobs.com. “Brush,” “Jack,” 

“Second,” “Together” and “Friends” were showcased.

 

In April of 2021

 

1. “Rescue” won an Honorable Mention Award in Art Show International’s Annual

Juried 2021 How I Remember 2020 Art Competition. "Rescue” was on Exhibit from April 1 through April 30 of 2021.

2. “Hornet” and “Hybrid” won Honorable Mention Awards, and “Lamb” won a

 Finalist Award, in Art Show International’s Annual Juried STILL LIFE Art

 Competition. They were on Exhibit from April 1 through April 30 of 2021.

3. “Seesaw” won the Finalist Award in the Juried International Contemporary Art

Room 4th Abstract Online Art Competition for April 2021. “Seesaw” was on Exhibit through April of 2021.

4. “Face,” “Avery” and “She” won Finalist Awards in the Juried Art Show 

International 2021 First Portrait Art Competition. They were on Exhibit from April 15 through May 14 of 2021.

5. “Shapely” and “Eyes” won Finalist Awards in Grey Cube Gallery’s Juried 

International Second Colors Competition and were on Exhibit the month of April 2021.

6. “Galactic” won Honorable Mention and Finalist Awards in Gallery Ring’s Juried 

International Anything Art Competition for April 2021. Five additional Printz paintings, “Animal,” “Music,” “Float,” “Control” and “Totem” won Finalist Awards in the same competition. They were all on exhibit the month of April 2021.

 

In May of 2021

 

1. “Crocs,” “Galactic,” “Horse,” “Movement,” “Reptilish,” “Crawfish,” “Tooth,” 

“Dance” and “Abstract II” won Honorable Mention Awards, and “Catching Waterfalls,” “Turtle,” “Scorpion,” “Float (Portrait Mode),” “Float (Landscape Mode),” “Coast,” “Wet,” “Music,” “Duck,” “Green II” and “Gordons” won Finalist Awards in Art Show International’s 2nd ABSTRACT Juried International Art Competition for 2021. They were all on Exhibit from May 1 through May 31 of 2021.

2. Selected by Art Show International to headline its First Permanent Solo Online 

Exhibition: https://www.artshowinternational.com/artists/gayle-printz

3. Won Eleven Awards in Art Show International’s Juried Open Competition for May 

2021. “Bride” won The Talent Prize Award, “Unicorn,” “Salamander” and “In The Dark” won Honorable Mention Awards, and “Nina,” “Movement,” “Hiding,” “Flow,” “Blue Lady,” “Noir” and “Girl” won    Finalist Awards. They were all on Exhibit May 15 through June 14 of 2021.

 

 In June of 2021

 

1. Winner of Nine Awards in Art Show International’s Juried 2nd Flower

International Juried Art Competition for June of 2021. “Rose” and “Run” won Honorable Mention Awards, and “Tango,” “Lake,” “In The Dark,” “Love,” “Flamingo,” “Fireworks” and “Finial” won Finalist Awards. They were on Exhibit from June 1st through June 30th of 2021.

2. Named “Artist of the Month” by Circle Foundation For The Arts and invited to 

Publish in the Invitation Only Publication of Spotlight ~ Contemporary Art Magazine, which is “Published in France, Printed in Europe, Distributed Internationally both online and in print.” 

https://circle-arts.com/gayle-printz/

3. Sponsored by World Wide Art Books to be featured in their hardcover Art 

Publication entitled Important World Wide Artists Volume 5 to be released in February of 2022. World Wide Art Books has published 25 State of the Art Contemporary Art Anthologies over the last thirteen years. Their goal is to present the work of "noteworthy" artists from around the World whose art represents mastery of the medium and contains originality, vision, and inspiration.

4. “ABC” and “Intrigue” won Finalist Awards in the Contemporary Art Room Gallery 

2nd Textures & Patterns Juried International Online Art Competition for June of 2021. They were on Exhibit throughout June of 2021.

5. “Shapely” and “Intrigue” won Finalist Awards in the Fusion Art Lines, Shapes & 

Objects Juried International Online Art Competition. They were on Exhibit from June 5 through July 4 of 2021.

6. “Brush III” won a Finalist Award in the Grey Cube Gallery Second Juried 

International Landscapes Competition for June of 2021.

7. “Crawfish” won a Finalist Award in the Contemporary Art Room Gallery 4th 

Animals Online Juried Art Competition for the month of June 2021 and was on Exhibit from June 19 through July 18 of 2021. 

8. Winner of 16 Juried International Awards in the Art Show International Annual 

COLOR Competition: “Crescendo,” “Medley,” “A Colorful Entrance,” “Violette,” “Iridescence,” “Ex,” “Azure” and “Together” won Honorable Mention Awards, and “Imagine,” “Salamander,” “Primary,” “Movement,” “Pastels,” “Metallic,” “Control” and “Together” won Finalist Awards. They were all on Exhibit from June 15 through July 15 of 2021.

9. Winner of 16 Juried International Awards in the Contemporary Art Gallery Online 

2021 All Abstract Art Competition: “Azure,” “Calypso,” “Copper,” “Crescendo,” “Dino,” “Ethereal,” “Fantasy,” “Fun,” “Melody,” “Monet,” “Open,” “Palm,” “Primary,” “Red II,” “Vee” and “Watching” all won the Competition and were in the Exhibition for 2021.  

 

 In July of 2021

 

1. One of twenty Global Artists chosen by Art Show International for Gallery 

Representation on ArtNet and ARTSY. 

http://www.artnet.com/artists/gayle-printz/

http://www.artsy.com/artists/gayle-printz/

2. “Fantasy” and “Stream” won Finalist Awards in the Contemporary Art Room 

          Third Botanicals Juried International Art Competition and were on 

          Exhibit the month of July 2021.

3. “Crocs,” “Stegosaurus,” “Toro,” “Blue Dog” and “Bunny” won Honorable 

          Mention Awards, and “Ellie,” “Jazz,” “Animals” and “Sand Dollar” won 

          Finalist Awards, in the Art Show International Juried 2nd ANIMAL 

         Competition. They were on Exhibit the month of July 2021.

4. “Two,” “Seesaw,” “Imprisoned,” “Music,” “Imagine” and “Pond” won Special 

Recognition Awards in the Light Space & Time 3rd 555 Special Art Competition for the Summer of 2021. They are on Exhibit from July 5 through September 5 of 2021.

5. "Hugs" and “Tree” are Finalists in the juried 2021 International Art-Resilience 

6.  "Lagoon" and "Calypso" won Finalist Awards in the Grey Cube Gallery 2021 

Waters online Art Competition. They are on Exhibit the month of July 2021.

7. “Mystical” won the Award of Merit, and “Azure,” “Brush III,”“Calypso,” 

“Fantasy,” and “Sand Dollar” won Finalist Awards, in the Gallery Ring, Juried International “Land Water Sky” Competition for June 2021. They are on Exhibit from July 14 through August 14 of 2021.

8. “Brush III” won the Talent Prize Award, “Happy,” “Saber,” “Tetons,” “Tree,” and 

“Palm” won Honorable Mention Awards, and “Cowboy,” “Lagoon,” “Nibs,” “Catching Waterfalls,” and “Mystical” won Finalist Awards in the Art Show International "1st NATURE" Juried Art Competition. They will all be on Exhibit July 16th through August 15, 2021.

9. “Jazz” won the Honorable Mention Award, and “Imprisoned,” “Buzz,”  “Hiding,”

“Gordons,” “Seesaw,” “Mystical,” “Fantasy,” “Movement” and “Music” won Finalist Awards, in ArtisTTable's 41st Exhibition, Break It Down: Life Abstracted. They will be on Exhibit July 14 -October 15 of 2021.

10. “Coast,” “Platinum,” “Diamond” and “Peeps“ won Merit Awards and are on 

Exhibit in Grey Cube Gallery's 2nd "Patterns" Online Art Competition for July 2021.

 

          In August of 2021:

 

1. "See" and "Marble" won Honorable Mention Awards in Contemporary Art Room 

Gallery Online 1st Shades of Gray International Art Competition and are on Exhibit from July 31 through August of 2021.

2. “Marble” won a Special Recognition Award in the LightSpaceTime Online 

“Open” Competition and will be on Exhibit August 1-31 of 2021.

3.   “Angie,” “ABC,” “Flamingo,” “Ponytail,” “Second,” “Green II,” “Sand Dollar,” 

and “Vee” won Honorable Mention Awards, and “Sway” won a Finalist Award in the Art Show International "First “Water” Juried Art Competition. They are on Exhibit from August 1 to August 31 of 2021.

4.   "Tetons II" and "Brush” were awarded “Uniquely Creative Talent Recognition” 

in Fusion Art's 5th Annual Skies International Online Juried Art Exhibition for the month of August, 2021. They are on Exhibit August 5 through September 4 of 2021.

5.   “Nina,” “Imprisoned” and “Pretty” won Finalist Awards in Grey Cube Gallery’s 

Juried International FACES Art Competition for August 2021. They are on Exhibit from August 7 through September 6 of 2021.

6.   “A Colorful Entrance,” “Two” and “Jack” J. Mane Gallery COLORS OnlineJuried 

Art Exhibition and are on Exhibit August 9 through September 9 of 2021.

Competition for which they will be on Exhibit in France at Le Musée de Peinture de Saint-Frajou in The 7th Annual Art-Resilience Exhibition from August 9 through September 9 of 2021. Following the Exhibition, “Hugs” and “Tree” become part of the Permanent Archives of the Museum.  

 

ASSOCIATIONS and MEMBERSHIPS

 

Member: International Art-Resilience Movement

Member: Artists of the World

Member: International Art Gallery

Member: World Artists

Member: World Art Gallery

Member: USA Art Gallery Online

Member: Contemporary Art in Manchester & United Kingdom

Member: New York Contemporary Art Gallery

Member: International World of Fine Arts

Member: Beverly Hills Art Gallery

Member: Fine Art Universe

Member: Art Collector’s Treasure

Member: Art Collectors Club

Member: Art Network

Member: Fine Art Collector

Member: Abstract Art Buyers and Collectors

Member: The Painting Lovers

Member: Side Arts; Certified Visual Artist, November 19, 2020

Member: Fine Art America, November 4, 2020

Member: E-Art Gallery

Member: Art & Graphic

 

Board Member: ColorChem International Corporation, Atlanta, Georgia

Board Member: Massachusetts General Hospital Advisory Council 

Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators

Broadleaf Writers Association

Georgia State Bar Association, Ret.

New York State Bar Association, Ret.

New Jersey State Bar Association, Ret

University of Pennsylvania Alumni Council

Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity

Patron: Country Club of the South Charity Guild

Patron: Cure Childhood Cancer

  

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