Cooley Art Gallery

Postings of recent paintings

Idyll Cottage

My friend Suzanne Camarata commisioned me to paint her parents vacation home.  It sits in the Northern Mountains of South Carolina. 18 x18 oil

Mills River Vista

A morning with the Western NC plein air painters. A good group of painters and a beautiful morning.  9 x 12 oil.  “Available”

Two Poplars Against the Mountain

Just back from my incredible trip to the Provence area of France.  It was my retirement gift from Indigo Studios.  What a Gift!  A week painting with one of my favorite painters, Julian Merrow-Smith.  He puts on a workshop that could not be topped, by anyone!  Myself and nine other painters stayed at a restored […]

Marsh at Dusk

A northern Wisconsin marsh at sunset. oil on linen.

French Farmhouse

Abandoned french vineyard, near Mt. Ventoux. oil on 4 1/2″ x 7″ gessoed board. “available” $150

Cow and barn

A dairy cow from wisconsin. 5″x7″ oil on linen panel Available  $150

Quaker Hill, NY. Stream

A cold February day near Quaker Hills, NY.   Oils on 5″ x7″ linen panel Auction ended, Available Please contact me at

Wisconsin Barn with Three Silos

Large barn near Cumberland, Wisconsin, in the late summer evening.  Oils on 5″x7″ linen panel. SSold”

Wisconsin Barn with Hay bales

Welcome to Gary Cooley’s art gallery.  Most of the small paintings posted here are available by auction on Ebay.   Just click on the “click here to bid link“ below each painting. larger paintings are categorized in the upper right of the page. Barn and hay bales in late afternoon, near Cumberland Wisconsin.  5″x7″ oils on […]

  • I have been painting and illustrating professionally for my entire career. I recently left the graphic arts business to paint full time. Life is grand! If you would like to know more about me, hit the "About" link in the upper right corner. For pricing or any other info please email me. All images on this site are copyright protected by the artist.
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