Gloria Matuszewski has lived in the California Bay Area since she was a young child. She earned her bachelor’s degree in art from the University of California in Berkeley, and a teaching credential from SF State University and Graduate Studies at the JFK University in Arts and Consciousness.
Matuszewski has taught art and tai chi for several years, primarily in the Adults With Disabilities program for the Oakland Unified School District and, for the past several years in Marin County through the Marin Museum of Contemporary Art and with her immediate community.
Her artwork has been featured previously with the Art in Embassies Program in Saudi Arabia and in Myanmar, formerly Burma. She has exhibited in many national shows and throughout the state of California for over 30 years. Her work is in several collections including Kaiser Hospital, Marin General Hospital, the David and Lucile Packard Foundation, William F. Black Collection, and the Tempe Public Library in Arizona.