Charlie Roberts

b. 1984, Kansas, US
Lives and works in Oslo, Norway

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Bio
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Selected Works
 

 

 

 

Education
2003-2005 Emily Carr Institute of Art and Design, Vancouver, CA
2002-2003 Kansas University, KA, US

Solo Exhibitions
2017
David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen, DK
Laffy Taffy, Rod Bianco, Oslo, NO

2016
Juicy, Marlborough Contemporary, London, UK
Perusing the Planks: Shelf Life, Galerie Nouvelles Images, The Hague, NL

2015
Juicy XXL, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen, DK
JUICY FRUIT, Kravets/Wehby, New York, NY, US
SOFT LIFE/HARD NITE, Atomica Gallery, London, UK
Palm Palm, RandallScottProjects, Baltimore, MD, US

2014
New Works, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen, DK
K.I.D.S., Richard Heller Gallery, Los Angeles, US
Nattbad, Trafo Konsthal, Asker, NO
Hex, Galleri Magnus Karlsson, Stokholm, SE

2013
Stacks on Deck, Kravets/Wehby Gallery, New York, NY, US
Sporty Girls, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen, DK
Girl Power, Kravets/Wehby Gallery, New York, NY, US

2012
Choppy-World, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, US

2011
Magic Sticks, Kravets/Wehby Gallery, New York, US

2010
Mayne and Tale, Let Your Mayne Hang, Kravets/WehbyGallery, New York, NY, US
Let Your Mayne Hang, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen, DK
New Sculpture, Kravets/Wehby Gallery, New York, US
Kunsthal KAdE, Amersfoort, NLGalleri Arnstedt, Östra Karup, Bålstad, SE

2009
Belly Up, Galleri Magnus Karlsson, Stockholm, SE

2008
Freedom World Tour, VOUS ETES ICI, Amsterdam, NL
MAMBO JAMBO: CABINET OF THE COSMOS, Rice Gallery, Huston, US
RECKONING, Kravets/Wehby Gallery, New York, US
New Work, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, US
Freedom World Tour, Galleri Magnus Karlsson, Stockholm, SE
MAMBO JAMBO: Cabinet of the Cosmos, Rice University Art Gallery, Huston, US
Hill Country Fuzz, Kravets/Wehby Gallery, New York, NY, US

2007
Hill Country Fuzz, Kravets/Wehby Gallery, New York, US
New Works, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, US

2006
Ode to Joy, Kravets/Wehby Gallery, New York, US
The Tall Tale of Wade Wood, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, US

2005
Animals vs. Humans: the final battle, Blanket Gallery, Vancouver, CA

Selected group exhibitions
2017
Build Your Own House, Dio Horia, Mykonos, GR
Garderoben, Kristiansand Kunsthall, NO

2015
Sadness is an Evil Gas Inside of Me, Galerie Koal, Berlin, DE
I Love Painting 2, Angell Gallery, Vancouver, CA
Art on Paper, RandallScottProjects, New York, NY, US

2014
This is our Music/This is our Art, David Risley Gallery, Copenhagen, DK
People Staring, Kravets/Wehby Gallery, New York, NY, US

2013
Time Waits for Us, Galleri Magnus Karlsson, Stockholm, SE

2012
Zagga Zow, Cooper Cole Gallery, Toronto, CA
Summer Show, Kravets/Wehby Gallery, New York, NY, US

2010
The Incomplete Paris, Curated by Hubert Neumann, Galerie Jean-Luc &
Takako Richard, Paris, FR
Spring 2, Kravets/Wehby Gallery, New York, US
Today is Yesterday Tomorrow, Galleri Magnus Karlsson, Stockholm, SE

2009
Giving Face: Portraits for a new Generation, Nicholas Robinson Gallery, New York, NY, US
Krapp Krapp (two-artist show with Heidi Johansen), Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, US

2008
Sonsbeek 2008: Grandeur, Arnhem, NL

2007
The Incomplete, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, US
The Incomplete Incomplete, Kravets/Wehby Gallery, New York, US
New Works (2-person show with Heidi Johansen), Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, US

2006
Peter Schuyff/Charlie Roberts, Vous Etes Ici, Amsterdam, NL
Get it Get it, Charlie Roberts and Chris Rexroad, Blanket Gallery, Vancouver, CA
Paint, Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, CA
Jeff Ladouceur: Sleep Country and Charlie Roberts: Got The Internet Going
Nutz, Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, US

2005
The Last Picture Show 2, 156 W. Hastings, Vancouver, CA

2004
Young Americans, State Gallery, Vancouver, CA
The Last Picture Show, Vancouver, CA

2003
Recent Works, Open Studios, Vancouver, CA

Selected bibliography
2014
A dreamy love letter to young adulthood by painter Charlie Roberts, Itsnicethat.com, July, Curated by Charlie Roberts, Soulland

2013
Charlie Roberts at David Risley Gallery, by Barry Schwabsky, Artforum, October

2012
The Eyemazing World of Charlie Roberts, Vice.com, March

2008
Interview: Charlie Roberts, by Sasha Lee, Beautiful Decay, November
Charlie Roberts at Richard Heller Gallery, by Anna Ayeroff, artslant.com, October 27
Charlie Roberts, Kravets/Wehby, by Michael Harvey, Art in America, September, pp. 169-170
Charlie Roberts MAMBO JAMBO: Cabinet of the Cosmos, catalogue with forward by Kimberly Davenport, Rice University Gallery, Houston, US
Reviews: Artists Open Doors to Cosmos at Exhibits, Douglas Britt, Houston Chronicle, March 26
Rice University Art Gallery Presents Charlie Roberts Installation, artdaily,org, January 25
Around Town: Charlie Roberts MAMBO JAMBO Cabinet of the Cosmos, Houston Lifestyles and Homes, January, pp. 18-19
Charlie Roberts: MAMBO JAMBO: Cabinet of the Cosmos, artshound.com, February 6

2007
Art Week, Chelsea Clinton News, December 13, pp. 10, 12 Neumann, Hubert and Manon Slome, The Incomplete exhibition catalogue, Chelsea Art Museum

2006
More Intimate Works by Charlie Roberts, by Clint Burnham, Westcoast Life, October 12-18
Paint exhibition catalogue, Vancouver Art Gallery, CA

Projects
2015
WAVVYWAVVY presented by Vic Duffee and Charlie Roberts, The Drain, Los Angeles, US