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charles garabedian, portrait, la louver gallery
Photography by Wayne Shimabukuro

 

Charles Garabedian

Born 1923, Detroit, MI
The artist currently lives in Santa Monica

Education:
1942 - 45 S/Sgt. U.S.A.F.
1961 Master of Arts, University of California, Los Angeles

full biography

   

Selected L.A. Louver exhibitions

CHARLES GARABEDIAN:
re:GENERATION

11 April - 18 May 2013

Charles Garabedian: Works from 1966 - 1976
22 March - 12 May 2012

     

Loose Canon
Second floor and Skyroom
13 October 2011 - 12 November 2011

 
Charles Garabedian: Recent paintings
8 April - 8 May 2010
     

Charles Garabedian: New Works on Paper
6 January - 3 February 2007

 

Charles Garabedian
9 September - 9 October 2004

    → view all past L.A. Louver exhibitions

Selected museum exhibitions

Wir Drei: Figurative Painting
Included: Charles Garabedian
Guggenheim Gallery, Chapman University
Orange, CA
30 January 2013 - 01 March 2013

L.A. Raw: Abject Expressionism in Los Angeles,
1945-1980, from Rico Lebrun to Paul McCarthy

includes William Brice, Charles Garabedian and Edward & Nancy Reddin Kienholz
22 January 2012 - 20 May 2012
Pasadena Museum of California Art
www.pmcaonline.org

     

Perpetual Conceptual: Echoes of Eugenia Butler
includes Charles Garabedian and Edward & Nancy Reddin Kienholz
25 January 2012 - 21 April 2012
LAND (Los Angeles Nomadic Division)
www.nomadicdivision.org

 

Charles Garabedian: Mythologies
Betty Cuningham Gallery
New York, NY
16 February - 24 March 2012

     

Under the Big Black Sun: California Art, 1974 - 81
includes Terry Allen, Tony Berlant, Charles Garabedian and Michael C. McMillen
2 October 2011 - 13 February 2012
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
www.moca.org/black_sun

  Charles Garabedian
A Retrospective

22 January - 1 May 2011
Santa Barbara Museum of Art
Santa Barbara, CA
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Selected articles

Garibyan, Nare, "Figurative Mythology," 
Yeveran, January 2013: 122-127. Print
full article | yerevanmagazine.com

Pagel, David, “Mock take on urban fantasies,”
L.A. Times, 30 March, 2012: D12. Print
full article

     
Meyers, Holly. "Visions of a Late Bloomer"
Los Angeles Times. 27 February 2011.
full article | www.latimes.com

Knight, Christopher. "Art review: 'Charles Garabedian:
A Retrospective,' Santa Barbara Museum of Art"
The Los Angeles Times. 1 February 2011.
full article | latimesblogs.latimes.com

     
Kessler, Charles. "Charles Garabedian Retrospective"
Left Bank Art Blog. 6 March 2011.
leftbankartblog.blogspot.com

Interview with Charles Garabedian, Conducted by Anne Ayers for
the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
At Garabedian's studio in Los Angeles, California 21 August 2003
www.aaa.si.edu

     
Publications

Charles Garabedian: A Retrospective Charles Garabedian: A Retrospective
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, CA
22 January - 17 April 2012
Foreword by Larry J. Feinberg, text by
Julie Joyce, Michael Duncan,
Christopher Miles and Nevin Schreiner
198 pages, 84 color illustrations
Hardcover
Charles Garabedian: The Archipelago of Time The Archipelago of Time
L.A. Louver, Venice, CA
12 September - 19 October 1996
Text by Pierre Picot
and Charles Garabedian
44 pages, 14 color illustrations
Softback
     
Charles Garabedian: Painting 1978 - 1982 Painting 1978 - 1982
8 February - 5 March 1983
L.A. Louver, Venice, CA
32 pages, 19 color illustrations
Softback
 
Charles Garabedian: You Are Going On A Trip 1961 - 1980 You Are Going On A Trip 1961 - 1980
A portfolio of 11 etchings and lithographs
     
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Selected works by decade

1964 - 1969 >>

1970 - 1979

1980 - 1989

1990 - 1999

2000 - 2009

2010 - the present
 

  

                                                 
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charles garabedian, green china wall, painting, wood, acrylic and resin
  
Christ under the Cross
 
Jean Harlow
   
The Bartender
at Rest
   
Family Portrait
   
Baseball
   
Restaurant (The Waitress)
   
Daytime T.V.
   
Homage to Busby Berkeley
   
Love, Death and Gambling
    
Assassination
   
Untitled
   
Untitled
   
China Wall
    
Self-Portrait
    
Green China Wall