Denis Gaston, from West Virginia, grew up in Florida and received a BA in Art and Design from the University of Florida. First working as a graphic designer in Atlanta, Gaston returned to Florida in 1984 and embarked on a fine art career. He has maintained a studio since 1986 in the Gulf Coast cities of Dunedin and Clearwater.

Gaston’s mixed-media paintings and drawings are rendered in oil, acrylic, wax, collage, and other materials. His spontaneous and intuitive style draws inspiration from many world cultural traditions. Masks and indigenous art hold special attractions for him. Click 'statement' for more about the artist.

Denis Gaston
ARTicles Art Gallery Denis Gaston mixed media on canvas
The Echoing Wood
2016
mixed media on canvas
62 x 24"
ARTicles Art Gallery Denis Gaston

ARTicles Art Gallery Denis Gaston mixed media on canvas
Fail Safe
2011
mixed media on canvas
42 x 30"
ARTicles Art Gallery Denis Gaston mixed media on rives paper
Bacchus Takes a Break
2013
mixed media on rives paper
30 x 22.5"
ARTicles Art Gallery Denis Gaston

ARTicles Art Gallery Denis Gaston oil on paper cut-out
Venus of Barbie Dolls
2014
oil on paper cut-out
20 x 16"
ARTicles Art Gallery Denis Gaston acrylic & collage on canvas
Isle of Man
2016
acrylic & collage on canvas
30 x 24"
ARTicles Art Gallery Denis Gaston ink on paper on wood
A Boat of His Own
2013
ink on paper on wood
31.5 x 24"
ARTicles Art Gallery Denis Gaston acrylic on canvas
Desperado
2016
acrylic on canvas
62 x 44"
ARTicles Art Gallery Denis Gaston

ARTicles Art Gallery Denis Gaston acrylic & collage on canvas
Woman Eating Grape
2016
acrylic & collage on canvas
30 x 24"
ARTicles Art Gallery Denis Gaston mixed media & wax on wood
Pappa Gant
2012
mixed media & wax on wood
15 x 12"
ARTicles Art Gallery Denis Gaston ink & color pencil on paper cut-out
'Stache Master
2017
ink & color pencil on paper cut-out
9 x 6"
ARTicles Art Gallery Denis Gaston mixed media on canvas
Samadhi
2019
mixed media on canvas
24 x 18"
ARTicles Art Gallery Denis Gaston