[About]

Gina Tecson earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in drawing and painting at Academy of Art University in San Francisco, and is a teacher at Artworks Fine Art Studio. She specializes in oil paintings, often concentrating on cityscapes.

The highlight of her exhibition work was a piece for the Food and Wine Magazine Award Show at the de Young Museum in San Francisco.  She has exhibited nationally at venues such as: CW Gallery of Fine Art in Arkansas, Cortile Gallery in Massachusetts, and Upstream People Gallery in Omaha. Locally, her work has been represented at: Edward Montgomery Fine Art Gallery, STUDIO Gallery, Smith Gallery, Chico Art Center, and The Cannery.

In 2011, Gina won a spot at the US Capitol Christmas Tree show.  She received a special recognition award in 2008 from the Upstream People Gallery Contemporary Art Competition. She also received a first place award in the landscape category in 2006 at the Academy of Art Annual Juried Spring Show.

Education:

Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Drawing and Painting

Ongoing Exhibitions:

Edward Montgomery Fine Art, Carmel, CA

Petri's Fine Arts, Sausalito, CA

Group Exhibitions:

November 2016-     Academy of Art Annual Auction, San Francisco, CA

October 2016-         San Francisco Fall Open Studios, San Francisco, CA

October 2015-         "City Streets", STUDIO Gallery, San Francisco, CA

October 2014-        "Urban Aspect", Principle Gallery, Alexandria, CA

September 2014-   "City Streets", STUDIO Gallery, San Francisco, CA

July 2013-                 Petri's Fine Arts, Sausalito, CA

June 2013-               “83rd Annual Statewide Landscape Exhibit: Incredible Places”,                                   Santa Cruz Art League, Santa Cruz, CA

June 2013-               East Bay Open Studios, Jack London Market, Oakland, CA

January 2013-          CW Gallery of Fine Art, Rogers, AR

November 2012-    "Tiny", STUDIO Gallery, San Francisco, CA

October 2012-        Edward Montgomery Fine Art Gallery, Carmel, CA

October 2012-        Smith Gallery, Sacramento, CA

October 2012-        “Bits and Pieces”, Linus Gallery, Pasadena, CA

September 2012-   “Art in America: 2nd Annual Artist Invitational”, Cortile Gallery,                                    Provincetown, MA

September 2012-   “Waterfront”, STUDIO Gallery, San Francisco, CA

July 2012-                “Discovery Series”, Chico Art Center, Chico, CA

May 2012-               “Alumni Show”, Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA

March 2012-            “Taste of Success”, Junior Achievement Benefit, San Francisco,                                   CA

Awards:

2008- Special Recognition, Upstream People Gallery Contemporary Art Competition

2006- 1st Place in Landscape Category, Academy of Art Annual Juried Spring Show