Study for Storm Suspended by Light, 2022, Oil on canvas, 24 x 24 1/2 inches, 61 x 62.2 cm, MMG#34339
Light Wheel, 2019, Oil on linen, 80 1/2 x 62 inches, 204.5 x 157.5 cm, MMG#31067
Blue Horizon, 2020, Oil on canvas, 24 x 36 inches, 61 x 81.3 cm, MMG#32157
Tropical Drift, 2019, Oil on linen, 75 x 100 inches, 190.5 x 254 cm, MMG#31795
Moonlight, 2019, Oil on linen, 65 x 91 inches, 165.1 x 231.1 cm, MMG#31793
Sea of Light and Dark, 2019, Oil on linen, 75 x 105 inches, 190.5 x 266.7 cm, MMG#31794
Bending Light, 2019, Oil on linen, 28 1/4 x 31 inches, 71.8 x 78.7 cm, MMG#31880
Field, 2019, Oil on linen, 75 x 100 inches, 190.5 x 254 cm, MMG#31250
Storm Sweep, 2019, Oil on linen, 64 x 80 inches, 162.6 x 203.2 cm, MMG#31796
Sunset, 2018, Oil on linen, 72 x 108 inches, 182.9 x 274.3 cm, MMG#31251
Slow Time, 2018, Oil on linen, 32 x 24 inches, 81.3 x 61 cm, MMG#30803
Gloria Mundi, 2019, Charcoal on paper, 37 1/2 x 50 inches, 95.3 x 127 cm, MMG#31977
Weighing the Ocean, 2018, Charcoal on paper, 37 1/2 x 50 inches, 95.3 x 127 cm, MMG#30827
Traveling Shadowed Light, 2018, Charcoal on paper, 41 3/4 x 46 inches, 106 x 116.8 cm, MMG#30805
Horizon Bent By Light, 2018, Charcoal and pastel on paper, 44 1/8 x 37 7/8 inches, 112.1 x 96.2 cm, MMG#30804
Creation Storm, 2017, Oil on linen, 32 x 24 inches, 81.3 x 61 cm, MMG#30412
Moon Behind Clouds, 2017, Oil on linen, 23 x 32 inches, 58.4 x 81.3 cm, MMG#31878
Big Storm Light, 2016, Oil on linen, 70 x 77 inches, 177.8 x 195.6 cm, MMG#30409
Spring Light and Still Water, 2016, Oil on linen, 72 x 108 inches, 182.9 x 274.3 cm, MMG#30407
Cloud Bringing Night, 2015, Oil on linen,72 x 108 inches,182.9 x 274.3 cm, MMG#30406
Fall Forest Light, 2015, Oil on linen,21 x 26 inches, 53.3 x 66 cm, MMG#30411
Storm, Light, Ocean, 2014, Oil on linen, 74 x 98.5 inches, 188 x 250.2 cm, MMG#30408
The Horizon, 2008, Oil on linen, 76 x 76.25 inches, 193 x 193.7 cm, MMG#30410
April Gornik (b. 1953, Cleveland, OH) received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in 1976 from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design in Halifax, NS, Canada.
Recent solo exhibitions include Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; Danese/Corey Gallery, New York, NY; Pace Prints, New York, NY; Danese Gallery, New York, NY; Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH; Barbara Edwards Contemporary, Toronto, Canada; Danese Gallery, New York, NY; Heckscher Museum, Huntington, NY; Danese Gallery, New York, NY; Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin, OH; Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, Canada; Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, Lincoln, NE; Danese Gallery, New York, NY; Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY; Danese Gallery, New York, NY; Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, WV; Danese Gallery, New York, NY; Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY; Glenn Horowitz Booksellers, East Hampton, NY; Harley Baldwin Gallery, Aspen, CO; The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA; Museum of American Art of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA; Turner & Runyon Gallery, Dallas, TX; Edward Thorp Gallery, New York, NY, and Kohn-Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.
Recent group exhibitions include “American Women Artists from the Collection of Edward T. Pollack ‘55,” The Dove Block Project, Geneva, NY; “Boil, Toil & Trouble” (curated by Zoe Lukov), Art in Common, Miami, FL; “HOLY WATER,” Eric Firestone Gallery, East Hampton, NY; “American Landscapes,” The David C. Drsikell Center, University of Maryland, College Park, MD; “COMPETERE: An Exhibition of Artist Couples,” The Bo Bartlett Center, Columbus State University, Columbus, GA (forthcoming); “Empire of Water,” The Church, Sag Harbor, NY; “It’s All About Water” (curated by Elizabeth Fiore & Melissa Feldman), The Storefront, Bellport, NY; “Do You Think it Needs a Cloud,” Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; “That 80s Show,” Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, NY; “LandEscape,” Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY; “Black & White,” Tripoli Gallery, Southampton, NY; “Photography of Place,” Palm Beach Photographic Center Museum, West Palm Beach, FL; “Water|Bodies,” Southampton Arts Center, Southampton, NY; “Seeing Nature: Landscape Masterworks from the Paul Allen Family Collection,” Portland Museum of Art, Seattle, WA; and “Frontiers Reimagined,” Museo di Palazzo Grimani, 56th International Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, Italy.
Her work is included in the collections of the Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TX; Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, NY; Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH; Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX; Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA; Fisher Landau Center for Art, New York, NY; High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA; The Jewish Museum, New York, NY; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX; Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY; National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.; National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C.; Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY; United States Embassy, Beijing, China; United States Embassy, Moscow, Russia, and the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, among others.
Gornik lives and works in Sag Harbor, NY.