Gail M Boykewich studied painting and sculpture at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She was drawn to traditional portrait painting, magic realism, and folk art.

.Gail’s meticulously detailed work is driven by her love of flora and fauna, and the importance of human symbiosis. She strives to highlight the beauty of the natural world and the significance of environmental conservation using fictitious characters and unique plants and animals. Her themes have been described as whimsical, tender, melancholic and sometimes humorous.

Gail is a New York City area based artist who has shown her work in Chicago, Los Angeles, Houston, Minneapolis, Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Jersey City.