biography of Michael Ray CHARLES (1967)

Personal data


Birth : 1967 - Lafayette LA Louisiana, United States
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : United States

Address

Austin TX Texas, United States

Representatives

Cotthem Gallery – Dr. Dou, 15 – Barcelona, Spain
Tony Shafrazi Gallery – 119 Wooster Street – New York NY, United States


Education

1985 : McNeese State University – Lake Charles LA, United States
1993 : University of Houston (MFA) – Houston TX, United States

Professional data


Other professions

1994 : Lecturer
The University of Texas at Austin – 23rd and San Jacinto – Austin TX, United States

Work


Categorie and medium


Painting : Acrylic - Mixed media

Works

(Forever Free) Buy Black !
Date of creation : 1996
Medium : Mixed media/paper
Size : 30 x 24 inch
 
(Forever Free) Servin with a Smile
Date of creation : 1994
Medium : Mixed media/paper
Materials : acrylic
Supports : paper
Size : 40 x 26 inch
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2002

Shiny Figures
Cotthem Gallery – Barcelona, Spain
04/13/2002 – 05/11/2002

1999

Blac-Pop
Tony Shafrazi Gallery – New York NY, United States
12/01/1999 – 01/22/2000

1998

Michael Ray Charles
Cotthem Gallery – Barcelona, Spain
1998

1997

Paintings and Sculpture
Tony Shafrazi Gallery – New York NY, United States
09/20/1997 – 10/25/1997

Michael Ray Charles : Paintings
Albright Knox Art Gallery – Buffalo NY, United States
03/15/1997 – 05/11/1997

1996

New Paintings
Tony Shafrazi Gallery – New York NY, United States
04/27/1996 – 05/25/1996

1995

Liberty Bros. Permanent Daily Circus
Moody Gallery – Houston TX, United States
12/09/1995 – 01/06/1996

Gallery Hans Mayer – Düsseldorf, Germany
06/07/1995 – 07/31/1995

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2003

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/04/2003 – 12/07/2003
Represented by : Galerie Hans Mayer – Grabbeplatz 2 – Düsseldorf, Germany

Art Cologne, n° 37
Cologne, Germany
10/29/2003 – 11/02/2003
Represented by : Galerie Hans Mayer – Grabbeplatz 2 – Düsseldorf, Germany

ArtBrussels – 21st Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
04/04/2003 – 04/08/2003
Represented by : Cotthem Gallery – Dr. Dou, 15 – Barcelona, Spain

2002

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/05/2002 – 12/08/2002
Represented by : Galerie Hans Mayer – Grabbeplatz 2 – Düsseldorf, Germany

ArtBrussels – 20th Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
05/02/2002 – 05/06/2002
Represented by : Cotthem Gallery – Dr. Dou, 15 – Barcelona, Spain

2001

Art Basel Miami Beach: cancelled
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/13/2001 – 12/16/2001
Represented by : Galerie Hans Mayer – Grabbeplatz 2 – Düsseldorf, Germany

ArtBrussels – 19th Contemporary Art Fair
Brussels Expo – Brussels, Belgium
04/20/2001 – 04/24/2001
Represented by : Cotthem Gallery – Dr. Dou, 15 – Barcelona, Spain

Artpalmbeach – 4th Modern & Contemporary Art Fair
International Pavilion of the Palm Beaches – West Palm Beach FL, United States
01/10/2001 – 01/15/2001
Represented by : Galerie Hans Mayer – Grabbeplatz 2 – Düsseldorf, Germany

2000

ART Paris – art moderne et création contemporaine, n°1
Carrousel du Louvre – Paris, France
10/19/2000 – 10/23/2000
Represented by : Cotthem Gallery – Dr. Dou, 15 – Barcelona, Spain

1998

ARCO – Feria Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo, n°17
Parque Ferial Juan Carlos I – Madrid, Spain
1998
Represented by : Cotthem Gallery – Dr. Dou, 15 – Barcelona, Spain


Group exhibitions

2003

Spalt Boom Pow!
CAMH Contemporary Arts Museum Houston – Houston TX, United States
2003 – 06/29/2003

Pulse: Art, Healing and Transformation
ICA The Institute of Contemporary Art – Boston MA, United States
05/14/2003 – 08/31/2003

1994

I Remember : Images of the Civil Rights Movement 1963-1993
Blaffer Gallery – Houston TX, United States
01/22/1994 – 03/27/1994

1993

The 1993 Phoenix Triennial
Phoenix Art Museum – Phoenix NY, United States
08/21/1993 – 10/10/1993

1992

Fresh Visions, New Voices : Emerging African-American Artists in Texas
MFAH The Museum of Fine Arts – Houston TX, United States
09/13/1992 – 11/29/1992

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Books

2001

art : 21 – Art in the Twenty-first century
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams Inc. – 100 Fifth Avenue – New York NY, United States
2001
ISBN : 0810913976

Legals