Biography and Exhibitions

Gabrielle (Gay) Bill (née Thunder) was born in Fontainbleu, France. She graduated from The Surrey Institute of Art and Design, with a BA Hons in Fine Art in 2000 after successfully completing a National Diploma in Art and Design in Cambridge. Since then she has exhibited yearly and extensively in Europe. Before leaving England for nearly 10 years, she taught portraiture in mixed media alongside her studio work and has on occasion taught privately.

Her work can be found in collections in Lebanon, Canada, USA, France, Italy, Germany, Belgium, as well as in the UK.

Gabrielle is presently showing her work in Beirut.

Articles, Press releases, Interviews:
Six Sense March 17th 2005; Gstaad Life Magazine 21st Jan 2005; Rheinische Post March 2005; The Bulletin, Brussels, December, 2009; New Europe, Brussels www.neurope.eu June 27th- July 3rd 2010, YouTube interview given at the Bloomsbury Art Fair 2012. TV interview with the British Ambassador showing the opening of the gallery - Eclectic Fusion in Beirut 2013.

Recent Exhibitions


2017 June/July: Pop-Up Art Gallery, 7 Bridge St, Sturminster Newton
2016 June: Dorset Art Week
2015 November: A&D Gallery, Marylebone, London W1
2015 July: Mall Galleries London SW1
2014 July: Mall Galleries London SW1
2014 July: Young Galleries, Salisbury
2014 to date: Gallery Eclectic Fusion, Bierut, Lebanon.
2013 July: Mall Galleries London SW1
2012 July: Bloomsbury Art Fair, Goodenough College, London
2012 May: Dorset Art Week
2011 January: British Woman’s Commonwealth Club Brussels
2011 January: ‘Mothers at Risk’ Gallerie Villa Maintenon, Brussels
2010 September: ‘Content over Concept’, Galerie Libre Cours, Brussels
2010 July: The Mall Galleries, London, SW1
2009 July: The Mall Galleries, London, SW1
2009 June: BAAF, Silken Berlaymont Hotel, Brussels
2007 November: Gallery Aliprandi, Via Madonnina 9, Milan
2006 October: ‘Kunst c/o’, Mönchengladbach, Germany
2006 February-April: Galerie d’Art, Aussois, France
2005 April: Mönchengladbach Music School, Germany
2005 June: Mall Galleries, London, SW1
2005 January-March: Rialto Restaurant, Gstaad, Switzerland
2004 November: Cadogan Gardens, Chelsea SW3