- About Me
Gaille "Gypsy Heart" Hunter is a visual artist as well as a singer-songwriter, poet and fashion designer.
A graduate of the Philadelphia University of the Arts Gaille is currently working on a doctoral of educational psychology.
Her close association with October Gallery of Philadelphia has afforded her the opportunity to edit art publications, curate university art exhibits, and produce educational radio and internet video programming.
Gaille's most well-received paintings are the series she calls "Silhouette Children".
It has appeared at the Woodmere Museum in Chestnut Hill, Pennsylvania and the
Philadelphia African American Museum of Art. It is presented on note cards as well
in gift shops in Germantown, Pennsylvania. Another series that express Gaille's passion for color and vibrance are her Dance Arrays, two of which are owned by the renowned dance company, Philadanco.
Her pastel body forms and acrylic abstracts are contracted to New York art dealers and the traveling
art company, Art, Beats and Lyrics.
The author of 40 blues songs, Gaille "Gypsy Heart" records with New Orleans legendary bassist, Ed Wise. Their "Smooth Blues" officiates a new genre with sassy, sultry lyrics, classic blues forms and Gypsy Heart's rich, melodic tones. Gaille performs pieces
from My Velvet Pillow, Gaille's poetry collection which is published by October Gallery.
A renaissance woman with a brilliant spirit and profound story of love from varied perspectives, Gaille is a Philadelphia treasure, a blessing to her family and a gift to the world.