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Gail Rieke, American artist.


Rieke, Gail was born on November 27, 1944 in Mount Vernon, New York, United States. Daughter of Bernard Cyril and Helen (Swartenberg) B.


Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Florida, Gainesville, 1966. Master of Fine Arts, University Florida, Gainesville, 1968.


Teacher drawing and printmaking University Florida, Gainesville, 1966-1968. Teacher visual communications University Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, 1968-1970. Teacher Language of Collage, Santa Fe (New Mexico) Community College, 1990-1992.

Teacher private classes and workshops in collage and creativity Santa Fe and Los Angeles, 1992-1995. Teacher foundations of design College.Santa Fe, 1990-1995.


  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in group shows at Denver Art Museum, 1983, American Academy and Institute Arts and Letters, New York City, 1986, Los Angeles International Contemporary Art Exposition, 1987, 88, 89, Gail Rieke/Zachariah Rieke, Linda Durham Gallery, Santa Fe, 1984, 86, 88, 90, 91, 92, Chicago International Art Exposition, 1987, 88, 90, 91, 92, Santa Fe Community College, 1991, Allrich Gallery, San Francisco, 1991, College Santa Fe, 1991, 94, 95, Owings Gallery, Santa Fe, 1991, 92, Seattle Art Exposition, 1992, Rieke Studio/Gallery, Sante Fe, 1993, 94, Cafe Gallery, Albuquerque, 1993, Charlotte Jackson Gallery, Santa Fe, 1994, Fuller Lodge Art Center, Los Alamos, New Mexico, 1995, Charlotte Jackson Gallery, Santa Fe, 1995, others. Represented in permanent collections at Albuquerque Museum, Amoco Production, Denver, Fiberarts Magazine, Asheville, North Carolina, Mountain Bell, Denver, Museum Design Associates, Coral Gables, Florida, New Mexico Museum Fine Arts, Santa Fe, Rocky Mountain Energy Corporation, Denver, Roswell (New Mexico) Museum and Art Center, Security Pacific National Bank, Los Angeles, Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University Nebraska, Lincoln, University Florida, Gainesville, Vesti Corporation, Boston, also private collections.


  • Other Interests

    Avocation: gardening.


Married Zachariah Rieke. Children: Sialia, Daniel, Serena.

Bernard Cyril B.

Helen (Swartenberg) B.

Zachariah Rieke

Sialia Rieke

Daniel Rieke

Serena Rieke