Hedy O’Beil

Gallery 307 gives me a continued reason to paint. When I’m working I think the gallery is there.”



1978 M.A. Goddard College, Montpelier, Vermont

1975 B.S. Empire State College

1964-68 Painting Workshop of Betty Holliday, Sands Point, L .I., NY

1962-64 Brooklyn Museum Art School, Reuben Tam

1959-61 Westbury Art School, Harry Sternberg

1958 Skowhegan School of Art

1957-59 Art Students League, Ernest Fiene, Harry Sternberg

1949-50 Traphagen School of Art, NYC.


1976-85 Art Critic — ARTS MAGAZINE

1976-present Art Tour Guide and Educator. Art Center of No. New Jersey

1976-1999 Art History Lectures, JASA

1976-present Art Reviewer: The Proof, The Westside News, Women in the Arts, The Eastside Courier, The Walt Whitman Press, Lofty Times, ASCA Newsletter, Westbeth Newsletter.

1964-1975 Painting and Drawing Teacher: The Huntington Township Art League, Private Workshops, Huntington High School, Adult Education.


2011 Gallery 307 “On Paper”

2007 Westbeth Gallery, “A Passion to Paint”

2001 2/20 Gallery, NYC “The New Work”

2000 La Mama Gallery, NYC

1992 Elaine Benson Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY

1991 Sunnen Gallery, NYC

1983 Barbara Ingber gallery, NYC

1979 Landmark Gallery, “Metaphors For the Female”

1972 Jacques Seligman Gallery, NYC

1971 Guild Hall Gallery, East Hampton, NY (First Award, Long Island Artists)

1970 Heckscher Museum, Huntington, NY

1969 Oswego State College, Oswego, NY

1965 Nassau Community College, Garden City, NY

1963 Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY (First Award Graphics)


2010 Gallery 207 “Works on Walls II”

2009 Andre Zarre Gallery

2009 Art Expo, Jacob Javits Center

2009 Broome Street Gallery, “Gestures in Paint”

2008 Sirens Song Gallery, “All About Eve”

2007 Katherina Rich Perlow Gallery, “Gone Abstract”

2007 Westbeth Gallery, “Summer Light”

2005 The Art League of Long Island, “The Early Years”

2003 Westbeth Gallery, “Movement in Space”

2003 Studio 18 “Ambient Forays”

2002 Andre Zarre Gallery

2002 Westbeth Gallery, “Drawings & Sculpture”

2001 Broome Street Gallery, “Invitational Show”

2001 Contemporary Artists Guild

1999 Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, Georgia

1999 Broome Street Gallery, NYC “The Gesture and the Brush”

1998 Katherina Rich Perlow Gallery, NYC

1998 Chuck Levitan Gallery, NYC “Painting, Yes!”

1997 American Society of Contemporary Artists, award winner

1996 Katherine Rich Perlow Gallery, NYC

1995 Arelene Bujese Gallery, East Hampton, NY “Object into Subject”

1992 Provincetown Artists Assoc. “The League at the Cape” Curator – Rosina Florio

1991 Judy Heller Gallery, Provincetown, Ma

1986 Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pa

1986 Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, Oh

1985 Barbara Ingber Gallery, NYC

1970 Heckscher Museum, “Long Island Artists” Huntington, NY

1963 Hofstra University, “Graphics”, first award

Awards & Honors:

2008 Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant

2008 American Institute of Arts & Letters

2007 Reger Foundation

2004 The Library of Congress, Prints

1999 Richard Florsheim Art Fund

1997 ASCA Annual Award for Painting

1992 Bob Blackburn, Printmaking Workshop Scholarship

1988 Warren Tanner Grant Finalist, O.I.A.

1984 Yaddo Fellowship, Saratoga Springs, NY

1978 Cummington Community of the Arts, Northampton, Ma.

1971 Guild Hall, First Award Long Island Artists

1963 Hofstra University First Award Graphics


Library of Congress, Washington, DC

Birmingham College, Birmingham, Alabama

Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah , Georgia

Asset Strategies, NYC

Bob Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, NYC

Gerry Gersten, Illustrator, NYC

Regina Stewart, NY Artists Equity, NYC


2007 Ed McCormack, Gallery and Studio “A Passion to Paint”

2005 Ed McCormack, Gallery and Studio “Gestural Abstraction”

2004 Gary Shapiro, The New York Sun

2001-1985 Who’s Who in American Art

1995 Sheridan Sansegundo, East Hampton Star  “At The Galleries”

1992 Diana Roberts Manhattan Arts Magazine

1985 Palmer Burno Poroner, Artspeak “Hedy O’Beil”

1983 Elaine Wechsler Arts Magazine “Hedy O’Beil”

1979 William Zimmer, Soho News

1977 Margaret Pomfret, Arts Magazine

1973 Sylvia Tennenbaum Arts Magazine

1972 Malcolm Preston, Newsday

1972 The New York Times “Artists in the Suburbs”

1970 Jeanne Paris The Long Island Press

1965 Malcolm Preston, Newsday

1965 Jane Margold, Newsday, “O’Beil – She Really Gets into Her Work”


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