After earning a BFA in 1980 from Massachusetts College of Art, Gary developed a successful career as an illustrator, with clients as diverse as Reebok, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Ryder Truck, Harvard University, and Tufts University. His editorial illustrations regularly appeared in magazines including Inc., Boston, and Yankee.
Gary participates in plein air workshops and is a Copley Artist (CA) at the Copley Society of Art in Boston where he recently received an Award of Merit. He is a member of the North Shore Arts Association and the recipient of the Charles C.Gruppe Award in 2016. His landscapes, marine art, sports paintings and commissions have been collected by corporate art buyers who share his passion. His work is represented in galleries throughout New England, New York and California.
Gary lives in Wakefield, MA, with his wife Cindy and their dog Dixie.