Welcome to the Online Portfolio of Monika Lea Gubernatis!


Monika Lea Gubernatis, based in San Francisco, creates realistic and fantastic images using the bright colors of paint and digital mediums. She is also an illustrator, photographer and designer. Along with creating custom art, she has collaborated with other artists and community groups to produce murals, exhibitions and events in the Bay Area.

Monika attended the University of California at Santa Cruz, majoring in Art History with a Religion and Visual Culture focus. After completing a six month study abroad program in India, where she studied language and art history, she then found herself in back in California exploring geology and scientific illustration.

A graduate of San Francisco State University, Monika attended the Museum Studies Graduate Program focussing on Curation. By taking her creativity to the public realm, she hopes to share her vision and build interactive installations that inspire engaging participation. Currently she works as an Exhibit Developer at the Children’s Creativity Museum.

Monika’s work is available for sale and by commission.

Please contact at: monikagubernatis@gmail.com

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