The gallery is owned and operated by Howard Surdin. The gallery was started by Howard's father, Lou. 

Howard is a veteran picture framer and art dealer who specializes in residential, commercial and contract art.  Howard also specializes in interior design, photography, digital retouching, mirrors and glass, archival preservation, architectural drawing and structural engineering. 


For more than 30 years, Howard has provided his services to hotels, developers, casinos, luxury resorts and individuals in California and throughout the country.

Below is a sampling of the gallery's clients:

56th Fighter Group Restaurant
94th Aero Squadron’s (40) 
Aerie Gardens
AL&Z Designs 
Anchorage Clarion Best Western (20) 
Augua Caliente Indian Casino (Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage)
Ayers Construction 
Baby Does Restaurant 
Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center
Beach Side Cafe 
Big America 
Blixseth Companies 
Bob’s Big Boy 
Bourret Interiors 
Brecht BMW 
Brecht Mini Cooper
Burger King (170)
Caesar’s (Tahoe/Reno) 
Cancun Resort (Las Vegas)
Cantalini Designs Palm Springs
Carl’s Jr. (150)
Casitas at La Quinta Hotel
Centex Legacy Villa’s (186 Units) 
Century Homes 
City of Indio 
City of Palm Springs
City of Rancho Mirage 
Comfort Suites (35) 
Comfort Suites (Palm Desert)
Comfort Suites, San Diego 
Concept of Time Shares 
Country Suites
Countryside Inn (2) 
Crawdaddys Restaurant 
Crown City Inn 
Denny’s (175) 
Der Weinerschnitzel (125)
Desert European Motors 
Desert West Design 
Diamond Joes Casino, Iowa
Dick Korte Design 
Dupont Plaza (Puerto Rico) 
Eisenhower Hospital (Gen Rms)
Eisenhower Hospital Birth Center
Eisenhower Hospital 
El Pollo Locco (75) 
Embassy Suites (5) 
Estralla Inn 
Evans Company
Fedderly Companies 
Garden Grove Toyota
Gary Morton & Lucille Ball
Ginger Rogers 
GMS Interiors
Golden Coast Realty
Graeme Baxter Gallery 
Graphtec Design 
Greenway Development Image Design
Griffin Homes 
Hanalei (San Diego) 
Havasu Dunes 
Heart Institute of the Desert 
High Sierra (Tahoe) 
Hilton Hotel (16) 
Hodges Design 
Hollywood Costumes 
Home & Commercial Suppliers:
Hotel Laguna 
Hotel Metro 
Hyatt Grand Champions 
Hyde Evans Designs/ Seattle 
Image Design 
Imago Galleries 
IMM Designs Incorporated 
Impact Designs 
In & Out Hamburgers 
Indian Palms Timeshare
Indian Wells Yacht Club 
Interior Production 
Jack in the Box (125) 
Joseph Wambuagh, author
KCBS Channel 2
KSL Home Center Baseball Hall of Fame
KSL Recreation
La Costa Spa. La Costa 
La Pennsione 
La Quinta (Irvine Chain) 
La Quinta Hotel (La Quinta,)
La Quinta Hotel Casitas
Lewis Homes 
Lucy Curci Cancer Center
Madison Club 
Mc Donald’s (300) 
Mel’s Coffee Palm Desert
Ministrelli Homes 
Miracle Springs Resort 
Mirada Homes 
Mission Valley Inn 
Mission Valley Steak House 
Mossy Toyota 
Nichols Design 
Odyssey Restaurant 
Orange Hill Mining 
Orange Hill Restaurant 
Palace Station (Las Vegas) 
Palapas Gardens 
Palos Verde Inn 
Pea Soup Anderson’s (2) 
Peterson Construction
PGA West Golf Resort Ford Motor Corporation
Premier Events 
President Gerald Ford
Proud Bird 
Puccini Design 
R Bar Rancho Las Palmas
Razor Design 
Red Robin Restaurant (15)
Ritz Grill 
Riverside Resort (Laughlin) 
Rivet Group 
San Jose Lodge
San Luis Bay Inn 
Santa Monica Lexus Desert West
Santa Rosa Cove Development Spa Hotel (Palm Springs)
Shakey’s Pizza (3)
Shell Oil Corp. Offices Riverside Sheriffs Department
Sheraton (Newport Beach) 
Sheraton, DC 
Silly Al’s Pizza (Arizona)
Sires V (2) 
Southern Hills Development
Spa Casino (Palm Springs)
Spa Hotel & Casino, Palm Springs
Specialty Rest Corp 
Spotlight 29
Spotlight 29 Restaurant 
Springs Club 
Star wood 
Stardust Hotel 
Starkey Hearing Foundation 
Stephen F. Austin Hotel California Hotel
Stouffers Hotel (11) 
Sunset Auto Center 
Sunset Marquis (LA) 
Tamarind, Las Vegas 
Taylor & Taylor Design 
Taylor Family Foundation 
Thai Smile 
The Hideaway Golf Club Marvin Homes
The Larson Group
The New Agua Calienete Hotel
The Plaza (Palm Springs) 
The Reserve Club The Vintage Club 
The Rivett Group 
Time Warner Communications
Toll Brothers 
Toyota Corp. 
Traditions Golf Club 
Two Bunch Palms
US Grant Hotel, San Diego
V.I.P. Marketing 
Villa's of Palm Springs 
Vivant Interiors 
Walter Marks Center for Art
Westin Hotels
Westin Mission Hills Santa Rosa Cove
Westward Ho (Las Vegas) 
Westwood Marquis (LA) 
Zee Medical Corp Offices