Gabriele Evertz, Red and the Spectrum, Acrylic on Canvas 18 x 24 inches, 2008
Gabriele Evertz's optical painting is eye-candy building excitement through the use of pure color vibration. She was born in Berlin and received her early education there. After settling in the US she studied at Pratt Institute and then Hunter College where she received a Master’s Degree in Painting in 1990. Her work can be found in numerous private and public collections and museums in the US and abroad. Gabriele Evertz received awards from the DAAD and the Foundation for the Arts. She participated in panel discussions, as visiting critic, and as external examiner in the Netherlands. She has organized exhibitions and writes on color problems in painting.