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 //
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