Raquel Charles (b. 1982)

Every piece from Raquel Charles has a very tactile quality.

Her ceramics, often configured as wall sculptures, ooze with textures and topographies. Her paintings, created by piling layers of acrylic and glitter atop layers of tape, offer a densely felt illusion of space.

// Raquel’s available work //

exhibition history

Raquel Charles // NIAD Art Center 2017

Raquel Charles // Yali’s Cafe Stanley Hall Berkeley 2016

Hand To Hand: The Emerging Artists Of UCPLA And NIAD Art Center // Organized by Anuradha Vikhram Washington Reid Gallery, Culver City; NIAD Art Center 2014

The Wild Ones // Women’s Cancer Resource Center Oakland 2014

Mud, Honey // NIAD Art Center 2013

A Light That Never Goes Out: Continuing Traditions In Abstraction // NIAD Art Center 2013