Gail Tremblay (Mi'kmaq and Onondaga) resides in Olympia, WA and has been contributing to the arts and cultural life of Washington State for decades by sharing a unique vision through her multi-media visual works, art installations, her critical writing, and poetry. She retired from teaching at The Evergreen State College in 2016, where, since 1980, she has mentored hundreds of students in the fields of visual arts, writing, Native American, gender and cultural studies.


Her artwork is included in the collections of the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC; the Hallie Ford Museum of Art, Willamette University, Salem OR; National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian, Washington DC; Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AK; and the Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR. She has been included in numerous exhibitions and anthologies concerning feminism, gender roles and the Native American experience, including recent shows at the Brooklyn Museum, NY; the Minneapolis Institute of Art, MN; and the Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA.