About Gary Antonio

Gary Antonio was born in Salem, Massachusetts and studied at the University of California at Davis, CA, where he earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Studio Art. Antonio was fortunate to study and assist the following world-renowned Artists: Wayne Thiebaud, Roland Peterson, Manuel Neri, Robert Arneson, and Roy DeForest. Gary Antonio spent a year in Paris, France, studying at the Atelier 17 Workshop with Stanley William Hayter, who is considered “the grandfather” of Intaglio Printmaking.

Gary was a Professor of Metal Sculpture and Structural Welding at the City College of San Francisco and Artistic Director of the Childrens’ Outreach Program for The Body Shop, San Francisco, CA

Gary is presently teaching art at The Lighthouse Art School for Children and Adults, Jupiter, and Cornell Museum, Old School Square, Delray Beach. He has taught at Els Center of Excellence, Jupiter and Boca Museum of Art School, Boca Raton.