Gregory Wilhelmi



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Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
3 days ago 
School Days by Gregory Wilhelmi
Oil 16" x 12"
 
Honorable Mention, an Artist's Journey Bismarck Art and Galleries Association 422 East Front Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58504 (701) 223-5986 bismarckart.org March 3 - 30, 2020 Reception March 6, 5-7 PM
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
4 days ago 
Buffalo Commons by Gregory Wilhelmi
Oil 24" x 48"
 
Honorable Mention, an Artist's Journey Bismarck Art and Galleries Association 422 East Front Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58504 (701) 223-5986 bismarckart.org March 3 - 30, 2020 Reception March 6, 5-7 PM
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
4 days ago 
Sun Country by Gregory Wilhelmi
24" x 36"
 
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
4 days ago 
Pigeon Talk by Gregory Wilhelmi
Oil 12" x 15"
 
Honorable Mention, an Artist's Journey Bismarck Art and Galleries Association 422 East Front Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58504 (701) 223-5986 bismarckart.org March 3 - 30, 2020 Reception March 6, 5-7 PM
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
4 days ago 
Pigeon Talk by Gregory Wilhelmi
Oil 12" x 15"
 
Honorable Mention, an Artist's Journey Bismarck Art and Galleries Association 422 East Front Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58504 (701) 223-5986 bismarckart.org March 3 - 30, 2020 Reception March 6, 5-7 PM
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
4 days ago 
Pigeon Talk by Gregory Wilhelmi
Oil 12" x 15"
 
Honorable Mention, an Artist's Journey Bismarck Art and Galleries Association 422 East Front Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58504 (701) 223-5986 bismarckart.org March 3 - 30, 2020 Reception March 6, 5-7 PM
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
6 days ago 
Aspens and Sagebrush by Gregory Wilhelmi
Oil 20" x 24"
 
Honorable Mention, an Artist's Journey Bismarck Art and Galleries Association 422 East Front Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58504 (701) 223-5986 bismarckart.org March 3 - 30, 2020 Reception March 6, 5-7 PM
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
6 days ago 
Vail Creek by Gregory Wilhelmi
Oil 24" x 36"
 
Honorable Mention, an Artist's Journey Bismarck Art and Galleries Association 422 East Front Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58504 (701) 223-5986 bismarckart.org March 3 - 30, 2020 Reception March 6, 5-7 PM
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
6 days ago 
Golgotha by Gregory Wilhelmi
Oil 30" x 48"
 
Honorable Mention, an Artist's Journey Bismarck Art and Galleries Association 422 East Front Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58504 (701) 223-5986 bismarckart.org March 3 - 30, 2020 Reception March 6, 5-7 PM
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
6 days ago 
Honorable Mention by Gregory Wilhelmi
25" x 25"
 
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
4 months ago 
Country Music Hit Parade by Gregory Wilhelmi
Oil 36 x 72
 
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
8 months ago 
Small Town Blues by Gregory Wilhelmi
Oil 10" x 18"
 
Something Holy to Say Exhibition, 2019
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
8 months ago 
Gone to Seed by Gregory Wilhelmi
12" x 17"
 
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
8 months ago 
Afternoon at the Babcock by Gregory Wilhelmi
Oil 22" x 42"
 
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
8 months ago 
Purple Rain by Gregory Wilhelmi
11" x 18"
 
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
8 months ago 
Shadows at Play by Gregory Wilhelmi
Oil 12" x 14"
 
Something Holy to Say Exhibition, 2019
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
8 months ago 
The Last Radio Shack by Gregory Wilhelmi
12" x 16"
 
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
8 months ago 
Union Hall (Camp 3) by Gregory Wilhelmi
Oil 12" x 17"
 
Something Holy to Say Exhibition, 2019
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
8 months ago 
Wash Day by Gregory Wilhelmi
Oil 12" x 18"
 
Something Holy to Say Exhibition, 2019
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
8 months ago 
Reflections of Central Grocery by Gregory Wilhelmi
Oil 11" x 23"
 
Something Holy to Say Exhibition, 2019
 

 
Gregory Wilhelmi Posted Artwork 
8 months ago 
Roundup Central school by Gregory Wilhelmi
Oil 22" x 28"
 
Something Holy to Say Exhibition, 2019
 

 



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Biography
Wilhelmi makes his home on Halfbreed Creek south of Roundup, Montana, with his wife and business partner, Cheryl.  His twin daughters, Andrea and Juliet, graduates of Macalester College, live in Minneapolis.  The Wilhelmi home is built around a historic log cabin, circa 1893.  Gregory’s studio is on the property.
 
Becoming an artist was always Wilhelmi’s desired career path. After studies at Montana State University Billings and Bozeman, he left Montana for the University of Denver where he finished his BFA.  Success soon followed as an editorial illustrator and political cartoonist for the Catholic Press Society.  He left the business of art to pursue his fine art career with an extended trip through Mexico painting watercolors outdoors.  He also painted his way across Europe.  His first one-man exhibition included these paintings, in Denver, in 1975.
 
Following the opening of his Denver studio and agency, Wilhelmi settled into the vibrant Denver art scene, including gallery shows and commercial representation.  He also relished teaching life drawing and color theory when recruited by the Colorado Institute of Art.
 
Wilhelmi’s success, however, could not temper his yearning for central Montana.  During his many round-trip junkets between Denver and Montana, his connection to the beauty and intimacy of the land deepened. In 1992 he moved his family to the prairie and bucolic Roundup.  “As a boy and a young man, I developed this love of place.  It never left me.  It was like getting reacquainted with a dear friend.  After all the years I could see it anew, and through the eyes of a more mature artist.”
 
All of these experiences comprise the basis for Wilhelmi’s work.  His paintings reflect a wide variety of life’s explorations and travels, encompassing studies of Europe, Mexico, the Caribbean, and his favorite subject, the American West.  He views the American West in the here and [...]

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