List of Past Art Shows


Date                  Place

March 1989                     Botanical Gardens in Montreal (Quebec)  Canada

June 1989                        Art Gallery Florilege, Quebec, Canada  (One man show)

April 1990                       Art Gallery Florilege, Quebec, Canada.  (One man show)

August 1990                    The Fifth Downeast Wildlife Art Festival, Freeport, Maine.

August 1990                    The Atlantic Waterfowl Celebration, Sackville, N.B. Canada.

September 1990              Wildlife Art Show, Quebec City.  (Sponsored by Ducks Unlimited.)

September 1990              8th Annual New Jersey Wings’N Water Festival, Stone Harbor,N.J.

November 1990               L’Oeuvre d”Art du Quebec, Laval, (Quebec).

November 1990               Congress of the Wildlife Federation, Valleyfield, Quebec.

February  22, 1991          Art “91”, Marco Island,Florida.  (Won a merit award amongst 150 artists).

February 23, 24 1991      Naples National Spring Arts Festival, Naples, Florida.

April 24-28, 1991            Expo-Nature, Rimouski, Quebec, Canada.

June 20, July l & 2, 1991  Canada Day Celebration, Cobourg, Ontario, Canada.

August 6 & 7, 1991         Sixth Downeast Wildlife Art Festival, Freeport, Maine.

August  14 & 15, 1991    Second Atlantic Waterfowl Celebration, Sackville, N.B. Canada.

August 16-18, 1991        Featured Artist at the Gallery on the Lake, Buckhorn, Canada.

September 6-8, 1991       Wildlife Art Show, Quebec City, Quebec.

September 20-22, 1991   9th Annual New Jersey Wings’N Water Festival, Stone Harbor, N.J.

November 8-10, 1991      Waterfowl Festival, Easton, MD.  (Invited to exhibit in the Gold Room).

January 1992.                  Featured Artist at the Art League of Marco Island, Marco Island, Florida.  (The whole month of January).

February 21, 1992           Marco Art “92”, Marco Island, Florida. (Won  Best of Show  amongst 150 artists).

February 22 - 23, 1992    Naples National Spring Arts Festival, Naples,Florida.

April 24-26, 1992            The Ward World Championship, Ocean City, Maryland.

June 27-29, 1992             Canada Day Celebration (Second Edition) Cobourg, Ontario.

August 14-16, 1992         Buckhorn Wildlife Art Festival, Buckhorn, Ontario. Canada.

November 13-15, 1992    Waterfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland. (Gold Room)

February 19, 1993           Marco Art “93”, Marco Island, Florida.  (Won First Place in Show)

February 20 & 21, 1993    Naples National Spring Arts Festival, Naples, Florida.

March 1-30, 1993            Featured Artist at the Art League of Marco island, Florida.

July 1-4, 1993                  Canada Day Celebration (Third Edition), Cobourg, Ontario.

November 12-14, 1993    Waterfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland. (Gold Room)

February 18, 1994           Marco Art “94”, Marco Island, Florida.

February 19-20, 1994      Naples National Spring Arts Festival, Naples, Florida.

September 3-4, 1994       Invitational Oakbrook Fine Art Show, Chicago, Illinois.

November 11-13, 1994    Waterfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland . (Gold Room).

February 24, 1995           Marco Art “95”, Marco Island, Florida.

April 8 & 9, 1995             2nd Annual Art Festival, Sanibel Island, Florida.

July 8 & 9, 1995               Wickford Art Festival, Wickford, Rhode-Island.

September 2 & 3, 1995    Invitational Oakbrook Fine Art Show, Chicago, Illinois.

November  10-12,1995    Waterfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland. (Gold Room).

November 24-25, 1995    Big Arts Fair, Sanibel Island, Florida. (Won a Merit Award).

February 10-11, 1996      Sanibel/Captiva Rotary Club Art Festival, Sanibel Island, Florida. (Featured Artist).

March 1-30, 1996            Featured Artist) Art League of Marco island, Florida.

July 6 & 7, 1996               Corn Hill Arts Festival, Rochester, N.Y.

July 13 & 14, 1996           Wickford Art Festival, Wickford, Rhode-Island.

Aug.30, Sept. 1, 1996      Invitational Oakbrook Art Show, Chicago, Illinois. (Won an Award of Excellence  amongst 195 artists).

November 8-10, 1996      Waterfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland.

November 29-30, 1996   Big Arts Fair, Sanibel Island, Florida.  (Won a Merit Award)

February 8-9, 1997          Sanibel/Captiva Rotary Club Art Festival, Sanibel Island, Florida. 
                                        (Won Blue Ribbon - First Place in  Three-dimensional Art).

February 15-17. 1997      Marco Art 1997, Marco Island, FL.

March 15-16, 1997          Marco Fine Craft Art Festival,  Marco Island, FL.

June 28-30, 1997             Cobourg Waterfront Festival, Cobourg, Ont. Canada

August 14-16, 1997        Buckhorn Wildlife Art Festival, Buckhorn, Ont. Canada

August 30-31, 1997        Invitational Oakbrook Art Show, Chicago, Illinois.

November 14-16, 1997    Waterfowl Festival, Easton, MD

November 29-30, 1997    BIG Arts, Sanibel Island, FL.  (Won a Merit  Award)

December  6-7, 1997       9th Annual Anna Maria Island Winterfest, Holmes Beach, FL.

January 24, 1998             Art League of Marco Island, Marco Island, FL.

February 14-15, 1998      Sanibel/Captival Rotary Club Art Festivel, Sanibel Island, Fl.  (Won second place in 3-D Art)

February 21-22, 1998      Old Island Days Art Festival, Key West, Fl.  (Won First Prize in Sculpture)

March 14-15, 1998          Fine Craft Fair, Marco Island, Fl.  (Won second place)

April 3-4, 1998                24th Annual Tarpon Springs Arts & Crafts Festival, Tarpon Springs, FL.

July  11-12, 1998             Wickford Art Festival, Wickford, R.I.

Sept. 5-6, 1998                Invitational Oakbrook Art Show, Oakbrook/Chicago, IL (Won Award of Excellence)

Sept. 12-13, 1998            Invitational Old Orchard Center Fine Art Promenade, Skokie, IL

Nov. 12-15, 1998            Waterfowl Festival, Easton, MD

Nov. 28-29, 1998             Art Festival, 5th Avenue, Naples, FL

Jan. 30-31, 1999              Naples Invitational Art Festival, Naples, FL

Feb. 6-7, 1999                 Pidgeon Key Art Festival, Pidgeon Key, FL

Feb. 13-14, 1999             Marco Art 99, Marco Island, FL

Feb. 27-28, 1999             Old Island Days Art Festival, Key West, FL

Mar. 13-14, 1999             Fine Craft Show, Marco Island, FL

Mar. 20-21, 1999            11th Annual Downtown Art Festival, 5th Avenue, Naples, Fl

July 10-11, 1999              Wickford Art Festival, Wickford, Rhode Island

August 21-22,1999          Roger Tory Peterson Nature Art Exhibition, Jamestown, NY

Sept. 4-5, 1999                Invitational Oakbrook Art Show, Oakbrook/Chicago, IL

Nov. 11-14, 1999            Waterfowl Festival, Easton, MD

Nov. 27-28, 1999            Art Festival, 5th Avenue, Naples, FL

Jan.29-30, 2000               Naples Invitational Art Festival, Naples, FL

Feb. 12-13, 2000             Marco Art 2000, Marco Island, FL

Feb. 26-27, 2000             Old Island Days Art Festival, Key West Fl

Mar. 11-12, 2000             Anna Maria Island Art Festival, Holmes Beach, FL (Won First Place in Sculpture)

Mar. 18-19, 2000             Naples Art Festival, 5th Avenue, Naples, FL

July 8-9, 2000                  Wickford Art Festival, Wickford, Rhode Island.

Sept. 2-3, 2000                Invitational Oakbrook Center Art Festival, Oakbrook/Chicago, IL

Nov. 9-12,2000               Waterfowl Festival, Easton, MD

Dec 30 –31, 2000            Downtown Naples Art Festival, 5th Avenue, Naples, FL

Jan 27-28, 2000               Naples Invitational Art Fest, Fleishmann Park, Naples, Fl

Feb. 10-11, 2001             Rotary Art & Craft Fair, Sanibel Island, FL.  (Won 3rd place in 3-D)

Feb. 17-18, 2001             Sarasota Art Festival, Sarasota, FL

Feb. 24-25, 2001             Old Island Days Art Festival, Key West, FL

Mar. 24-25, 2001             Downtown Naples Art Festival, 5th Avenue, Naples, FL

July 7-8, 2001                  Wickford Art Festival, Wickford, Rhode Island

Sept. 1-2, 2001                Invitational Oakbrook Center Art Festival, Oakbrook, IL

Nov. 9-11, 2001               Waterfowl Festival, Easton, MD

Dec. 29-30, 2001             New Years Art Festival, 5th Avenue, Naples, FL

Jan. 26-27, 2002              Naples Invitational Art Fest, Fleischmann Park, Naples, FL

Feb.9-10, 2002                Rotary Art & Craft Fair, Sanibel Island, FL (Won 1st Place in 3-D)

March 23-24, 2002          Downtown Naples Art Festival, 5th Avenue, Naples, FL.

July 13 -14, 2002             Wickford Art Fistival, Wickford, Rhode Island

Aug.31, Sept. 1, 2002      Oakbrook Invitational Fine Art Exhibition, Oakbrook Center, Oakbrook, IL

Oct. 12-13, 2002             St-Armands Circle Art Festival, Sarasota, FL.

Nov. 8-10, 2002               Waterfowl Festival, Easton, MD.

Dec.28-29, 2002              New Years Art Festival, 5th Avenue, Naples, FL.

Feb. 8-9, 2003                 Rotary Art & Craft Fair, Sanibel Island, FL.

Feb. 22-23, 2003             Old Island Days Art Festival, Key West, FL.  Won First place in Sculpture.

March 22-23, 2003          Downtown Naples Art Festival, 5th Avenue, Naples, Florida

July 7-8, 2203                  Wickford Art Festival, Wickford, Rhode Island

August 30-31, 2003         Oakbrook Invitational Fine Art Exhibition, Oakbrook Center, Oakbrook, IL

October 10-11, 2003       St-Armands Circle Art Festival, Sarasota, FL

November 14-16, 2003    Waterfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland

December 27-28, 2003    New Years’ Eve Downtown Naples Art Festival, 5th Avenue, Naples, Florida

January, 24-25, 2004       Naples Invitational Art Festival, Fleischmann Park, Naples, Florida

February 7-8, 2004          Rotary Art & Craft Festival, Sanibel Island, FL. (Won 3rd Place in 3-D)

February 2-22, 2004        Old Island Days Art Festival, Key West, FL., (Won First place in Sculpture)

March 27-28, 2004          Naples Downtown Art Festival, 5th Avenue, Naples, Florida

July 10-11, 2004              Wickford Art Festival, Wickford, Rhode Island

July 17-18, 2004              Nature Art Festival, Jamestown, New York

September 4-5, 2004       Oakbrook Invitational Fine Art Exhibition, Oakbrook Center, Oakbrook, IL

October 9-10, 2004          St-Armands Circle Art Festival, Sarasota, FL

November 12-14, 2004    Waterfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland

January 1-2, 2005            New Year’s Art Festival, 5th Avenue, Naples, FL

January 8-9, 2005            Cape Coral Art Festival, Cape Coral, Florida.  Won 2nd place in Sculpture

January 22-23, 2005        Marco Art & Craft Show (Member), Marco Island, FL

January 29-30, 2005        Invitational Fine Art Show, Fleischmann Park, Naples, FL

February 5-6, 2005          Rotary Art & Craft Festival, Sanibel Island, FL

February 12-13, 2005      Pigeon Key Art Festival, Pigeon Key, Florida. Won lst place in Sculpture

February  26-27, 2005     Old Island Days Art Festival, Key West, FL

March 19-20, 2005          Naples Downtown Art Festival, 5th Avenue, Naples, Florida

July  9-10, 2005                Wickford Art Festival,  Wickford, Rhode Island

September 3-4, 2005       Oakbrook Invitational Fine Art Exhibition, Oakbrook Center, Oakbrook, IL

November 11-13, 2005    Waterfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland

January 1-2, 2006            New Year’s Art Festival, 5th Avenue, Naples, FL

January 14-15, 2006        Cape Coral Art Festival, Cape Coral, Florida.  Won 2nd place in Sculpture

January 21-22, 2006        Marco Art Festival, Marco Island, FL  Won First place in sculpture

November 10-12, 2006    Waterfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland

November 9-11, 2007      Waterfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland.

August  14-17, 2008        Buckhorn Fine Art Festival, Buckhorn, Ontario (Canada)

November 14-16, 2008    Waterfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland

August 8-10, 2009           Burckhorn Fine Art Festival, Buckhorn, Ontario (Canada)

November 13-15, 2009    Waterfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland

March, 27 - 28, 2010       Lions Club Arts & Crafts Festival, Sanibel Island, FL.  Won best of Show

August 14-17, 2010         Buckhorn Fine Art Festival,Buckhorn, Ontario (Canada)

September 4 - 5, 2010     Oakbrook Invitational Fine Art Exhibition, Oakbrook/Chicago, Il

November 12 -14, 2010   Waterfowl Festival, Easton Maryland.

January 1 - 2, 2011           New Year’s Art Festival, 5th Avenue,  Naples, FL

January 7 - 8, 2011          Cape Coral Art Festival, Cape Coral, FL..  Won 2nd place in sculpture

February 19 - 20, 2011    Sanibel-Captiva Rotary Fine Art Show, Community Center, Sanibel Island, FL

March 19 - 20, 2011        41st Annual Fine Art Show, Marco Island, FL.

June 16-19, 2011             Virginia Beach Boardwalk Art Show, Virginia Beach, VA

September 3 - 4, 2011     Oakbrook Invitational Fine Art Exhibition, Oakrook/Chicago, IL

November 11-13, 2011    Waterfowl Festival, Easton, Maryland

Dec. 31-Jan.1, 2012         New Year’s Art Festival, Coconut Point, Estero, Florida

January 7 - 8, 2012          New Year’s Art Festival, 5th Avenue, Naples FL.

February 11 - 12, 2012    6th Annual Coconut Point Art Festival, Coconut Point, Estero, Florida

Feb.18 - 19, 2012            Sanibel-Captiva Arts & Crafts Fair, Sanibel Island, FL

March 3 - 4, 2012            Mercato Fine Arts Festival, Mercato, Naples, FL

March 24 - 25, 2012        24th Annual Downtown Naples Arts Festival, 5th Avenue, Naples, FL

July 7 - 8, 2012                Wickford Art Festival, Wickford, Rhode Island

September 8 - 9, 2012     Alexandria Art Festival, Alexandria, VA

November 8-11, 2012      Waterfowl Festival, Easton, MD

December 29 - 30, 2012   Coconut Point Art Festival, Coconut Point, Estero

January 5 - 6, 2013          17th Annual Downtown Naples New Year’s Art Festival, 5th Avenue, Naples, FL

January 12 - 13, 2013      Cape Coral Art Festival, Cape Coral, FL.  Won First place in Sculpture

January 26 - 27, 2013      10th Annual St. Armand Circle Art Festival, Saratota, FL

Feb. 9 -10, 2013              7th Annual Coconut Point Art Festival, Estero, FL

March 7, 2013                 29th Annual Riviera Art Show, Riviera Country Club, Coral Gables, FL

March 23 - 24, 2013        25th Annual Downtown Naples Festival of the Arts, 5th Avenue, Naples, FL

July 8 - 9, 2013               Wickford Art Festival, Wickford, RI

November 8-10, 2013      Waterfowl Festival, Easton, MD

November 16- 17, 2013  Estero Fine Art Show, Miromar Outlet, Estero, FL  Won an award of Excellence

December 28- 29, 2013   3rd Annual Coconut Point New Years Weekend Art Festival,  Coconut Point, Estero

January 4 - 5, 2014          13th bi-annual Estero Fine Art Show, Miromar Outloet, Estero, FL

January 11, 2014             Art Crafters, Cambier Park, Naples, FL

January 25- 26, 2014       Invitational Art Festival, Fleischmann Park, Naples, FL

February 8 - 9, 2014        8th Annual Coconut Point Art Festival, Coconut Point, Estero, FL

February 15- 16, 2104     Sanibel Island, Art Festival, Sanibel Island, Fl

March 1 - 2, 2014            5th Annual Mercato Art Festival, Mercato, Naples, FL

March 22- 23, 2014         26th Annual Downtown Naples Festival of the Arts, 5th Avenue, Naples, FL

April 5 - 6, 2014              Marco Island Festival of the Arts,  Veterans Park, Marco Island, Fl

July 15 - 16, 2014            Wickford Art Festival, Wickford, Rhode Island

December 27-28, 2014    Coconut Point New Year’s Art Festival, Coconut Point, Estero, FL

January 3 - 4, 2015          15th bi-annual Estero Art Festival, Miromar Design Center, Estero FL. 

                                        Won an Award of Excellence

January 17 - 18, 2015      26th Annual Downtown Delray Beach Festival of the Arts, Delray Beach, Florida.

February 7- 8, 2015        9th Annual Coconut Point Art Festival, Coconut Point/Estero. (sculpture & Digital)

February 14 -15, 2015     Sanibel Island Art Festival, Community Center, Sanibel Island, Fl (sculpture & digital Art)

March 7, 2015                 Naples Artcrafters, Cambier Park, Naples, FL.

March 14 - 15, 2015        2nd Annual Marco Island Art Festival, Marco Island, FL.  (Sculptures & Digital)

March 2 0-21, 2015         Lions Club Art Festival, Sanibel Island, FL.

March 28 - 29, 2015        27th Annual Las Olas Art Fair Part II, Fort Lauderdale, FL.

February 13 - 14, 2016    Sanibel Island, Art Festival, Sanibel Island, FL.



Gilles passed away on September 29, 2016 after a 5 month fight with a brain tumor called GLIOBLASTOMA MULTIFORM.


Artist, sculptor in acrylic, painter and  digital art