Gary Byrd

Biography

Gary Byrd graduated from Oklahoma State University with bachelor’s degrees in Biological Science and Advertising and has been a professional artist since 1993. Gary has studied under several renowned artists including Greg Beecham, Dustin Van Wechel, John Seerey-Lester, Chad Poppleton, Mark Maggiori and Jim Wilcox. After a long and successful career in the Energy business, Gary and his wife made the
decision to pursue his art on a full-time basis. They implemented a plan to accomplish that goal and became a professional artist full time. He has produced a substantial portfolio of
diversified works. His studio is in Sandia Park, NM.
Shows:
• Legacy Gallery Holiday Small Works Show 2020
• Manitou Gallery “Ace High” Show 2021
• Hold Your Horses (Phippen Museum) 2021
• Phippen Museum Show 2021
• Coeur d’Alene Galleries “Miniatures By The Lake Show 2021
• Mountain Oyster Club 2020
• NOAPS Best Of America Juried Show (Award of Excellence) 2020
• Bosque Art Classic
• “Best and Brightest” at Scottsdale Artists School
• Cheyenne Frontier Days Western Spirit Show
• American Plains Artists
• “LANDMAN” magazine cover
• American Plains Artists (Award of Excellence)
• Fine Art Expo

Artwork to be Showcased