Upcoming Events


"48 Pillars" Arc Gallery San Francisco
March 11-April 15, 1017
This is an invitation group show of 24 Bay Area artists working within the format of 12" x48" on wood panels. Each artist will exhibit 2 panels. This should be a fabulous show!

"Celebrating Women Painters"
Invitational Group Exhibition

Spindrift Gallery, Gualala, CA
May 27, 2017
Anne Neilson Fine Art,  Charlotte, North Carolina
Group Show of Figurative Painters

Silicon Valley Open Studio
Redwood City, CA
May 6,7, 2017

                                     On the cover of The Monthly July 2016


"Drawing with Helen"

"In the Studio"

"Open Studio 2016"

"In the Moment" Solo Show at HangArt Gallery, San Francisco

Gail Ragains written up in SF Magazine.
Click link below to read.

"Eight Local Artists to Watch"




Slate Contemporary
473 25th St.
Oakland, CA 94612

Sopa Fine Arts
2934 Pandosy St.
Kelowna, BC,Canad

 Spindrift Gallery
39120 Ocean Ave.

Gualala, CA 95445

Anne Neilson Fine Art
118 East Kingston Ave.
Charlotte, NC 28203

Selected Group Shows

2016 "Sea Ranch Art Tour"
2016 "Anne and Marks Art Party" Santa Clara County Fairground
2016 "Impulse" Arc Gallery San Francisco, CA 
2015 San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art Auction

2015 "Hip to be Square" Sopa Fine Arts. BC, Canada
2015 "Summer Show" Ritz Carleton, Lake Tahoe (sponsored by Slate Art)
2015 "Art by the Sea" Sea Ranch, CA

2014 “Salon At the Triton”  Triton Museum, Santa Clara, CA
2014 “Wrapped in Color” Sopa Fine Arts, BC, Canada
2014  “Improper Nouns” Sopa Fine Arts, BC, Canada
2014 “Anne and Mark’s Art Party” Santa Clara County Fairground
2014 “Art by the Sea” Sea Ranch, CA
2014  “Lines of Contradiction”  Sopa Fine Arts, BC Canada

2013 “Tis the Season” Sopa Fine Arts, BC, Canada
2013  Selected Works  Jules Place, Boston, MA
2013 “Art by the Sea” Sea Ranch, CA
2013 “Off the Hook” Sopa Fine Arts, BC, Canada
2013 “Color on the Rocks” Granite Rock Design Center, Cupertino, CA
2013  “Under 8”  Sopa Fine Arts, BC, Canada

2012  San Francisco Fine Art Fair (represented by Hang Art) San Francisco, CA
2012 “Same,Same, but Different” Hang Art Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2011 “Figure 8” Hang Art Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2011 “Found & Lost” Hang Art Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2011 “Contemporary Painters Bay Area Figurative”, Arc Gallery San Francisco, CA

2009 “ Bay Area Annual” Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA
2011-2008 Anne and Mark’s Art Party, Fundraiser for SVVA, San Jose, CA
2011-2009 Open Studio Fort Mason San Francisco, CA

2007,2004,2003,2002 Silicon Valley Open Studios

2006 “Large Works” Pacific Art League, Palo Alto,CA

2005 “Faces and Figures” Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA
2005 Redwood City Main Library, Redwood City, CA

2001 Pitchetti Winery Art Show, Saratoga, CA
2001 Runnymeade Art & Wine Auction, Woodside, C
2001 Page Mill Winery Palo Alto, CA

Selected Solo Shows

2013 “In the Moment” Hang Art Gallery San Francisco, CA
2011 “California Figures” Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts Mountain View, C
2011 Kohler Jones Design Center San Francisco, CA
2011 Canada College Main Theatre Gallery Redwood City, CA
2011 Foster City Art Gallery Foster City, CA
2010 Sequoia Hospital Redwood City, CA
2008 Fremont Hills Country Club, Los Altos, CA
2008 Little House Main Lobby Menlo Park, CA
2007 The University Club Palo Alto, CA
2007 “Abstracts & Figures” San Mateo City Hall, San Mateo, CA
2006  Palace Café, Cupertino, CA
2002 Office of Dr. Moran, Woodside, CA
2001 Tied House Restaurant, San Jose, CA
2000 Mountain View City Hall. Mountain View, CA