gaye gambell-peterson,
artist/poet

  News of 2015:  a few good acknowledgments for my art and poetry so I'll carry on with both.
  
 
April: one of a dozen poets from Loosely Identified reading for River Styx at Tavern of Fine Arts—to standing room only!

   August:  my assemblage accepted to ArtStL's Maturity and its Muse exhibit.  (Show doesn't open  until April 2016 so we artists over 70 have to mind our health!) Also, my poem, "From a Scorched Box", wins FIRST PRIZE (cash) in St. Louis Writers Guild contest.
October: one collage is exhibited at the Foundry's "Going Home" show, through December.

News of 2014:
Nov. Art St Louis: THE EXHIBITION XXX for which 500 works  of art by 120 artists were submitted. Only 43 artists were juried in - and my poet.head variation 75 made the cut. Woot.

August 12.  Accepted 2nd Place Award (cash) in  St. Louis Writers Guild Poetry Contest.  “Morning Wears Gray”.    
                      
July 26 – Sept. 11.     Two collages juried into FOOD, GLORIOUS FOOD art show at Art St. Louis midtown gallery.  Fun indoor/outdoor opening!   Pieces titled: "Appetite #lilith" and "Harvest". 

March 14 - April 25.  A new collage juried into HOW WE SEE HER art show at Foundry Art Center in St. Charles MO. Piece titled: "essence of HER #learnstheworld".

 

News of 2013:                                   
Four poems published in the Cancer Support Community's In Our Own Words.  
A poem, "Tangles", wins First Prize (cash) in the Poetry Contest sponsored by Chesterfield Arts. 
A collage, "Covenants..." accepted in national juried show, Paper In, Paper Out" at Foundry Art Centre; Feb 8 - Mar 2

 

Poem about our Ireland trip in 2009.
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TO ASK ABOUT PURCHASE OF BOOKS AND/OR ART,
OR TO MAKE COMMENTS, PLEASE CONTACT gaye AT poet.head@outlook.com 

Links:

Ann Thompson Art

October 29, 2009, on Catherine Rankovic's blog. http://theconfidentwriter.blogspot.com/2009/10/talking-with-gaye-gambell-peterson-wine.html
 
February 26, 2010 on Janet Riehl's literary website:
http://www.riehlife.com/2010/02/26/melding-poetry-e.com/2010/02/26/melding-poetry-visual-art-gaye-gambellpeterson

 
   










Best news of 2010:
Art-wise: two
collages were used as covers for Sexing the Look (Cambridge Scholars Publishing) and  the esteemed literary journal from the University of Missouri-St. Louis, Natural Bridge #23.
     Poetry-wise: three poems published Flood Stage: An Anthology of St. Louis Poets (Walrus Press). 

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                       Best news of 2012:
     
First Prize (cash) St. Louis Poetry Center contest  (“Tornados Have No Name “)
     My poems: "Life Stuff" with companion art in online journal QARRTSILUNI (Fragments issue); AUDIO also;
http://qarrtsiluni.com/2012/10/10/life-stuff/ and "Woodmere" published by Architrave Press.  








Best news of 2011:

    First place (cash award) for a pair of collages displayed in a coffee-themed show, Soulard Coffee Garden Cafe.  (below)