HomePage Artists

b. 1973, United Kingdom

Charles Avery Biography

Born in Oban, Scotland in 1973, Charles Avery lives and works in London. The first most comprehensive presentation of The Islanders project, ‘The Islanders: An Introduction’ was exhibited at Parasol Unit Foundation for Contemporary Art, London in 2008 and toured to The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh and Museum Boijamas Van Beunigan, Rotterdam in 2009. In the first half of 2015 the Gemente Museum in The Netherlands will showcase the last five years of Avery’s Islanders project. 

Charles Avery Featured Artworks

View All (10)
Untitled (Elevation of a fort: era of the Pentagon) by Charles Avery contemporary artwork
Charles AveryUntitled (Elevation of a fort: era of the Pentagon), 2020Pencil, acrylic, ink and watercolour on 1680 micron board
127 x 168 x 6 cm
Ingleby Gallery Contact Gallery
Untitled (Scene at the Union Bar) by Charles Avery contemporary artwork
Charles AveryUntitled (Scene at the Union Bar), 2019Pencil, acrylic, ink and watercolour on paper
118.7 x 148.8 cm (incl frame)
Ingleby Gallery Contact Gallery
Untitled (Gates of Onomatopoeia with the bearded loon in the foreground) by Charles Avery contemporary artwork
Charles AveryUntitled (Gates of Onomatopoeia with the bearded loon in the foreground), 2019Pencil, acrylic, ink and watercolour on paper
216.5 x 380 cm
Ingleby Gallery Contact Gallery
Untitled (Eel seller with blue shorts, silverbob and yellow bucket) by Charles Avery contemporary artwork
Charles AveryUntitled (Eel seller with blue shorts, silverbob and yellow bucket), 2019Pencil, acrylic, ink and watercolour on paper
123 x 92.2 x 4.5 cm
Ingleby Gallery Contact Gallery
Untitled (Scavengers in the market place) by Charles Avery contemporary artwork
Charles AveryUntitled (Scavengers in the market place), 2019Pencil, acrylic and ink on paper
84 x 57 cm
Ingleby Gallery Contact Gallery
Untitled (The gates of Onomatopoeia) by Charles Avery contemporary artwork
Charles AveryUntitled (The gates of Onomatopoeia), 2019Pencil, ink and acrylic on paper
207 x 138 cm
Ingleby Gallery Contact Gallery
Untitled (Study of an Oarsman) by Charles Avery contemporary artwork
Charles AveryUntitled (Study of an Oarsman), 2018Acrylic, watercolour, ink and pencil on paper
57.1 x 83.7 cm
Ingleby Gallery Contact Gallery
Untitled (Study for itinerants waiting outside Labour exchange) by Charles Avery contemporary artwork
Charles AveryUntitled (Study for itinerants waiting outside Labour exchange), 2017Pencil, ink and acrylic on paper
90 x 63.5 cm
Ingleby Gallery Contact Gallery

Charles Avery Recent Exhibitions

Contemporary art exhibition, Charles Avery, The Gates of Onomatopoeia at Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh
Closed
27 April–13 July 2019 Charles Avery The Gates of Onomatopoeia Ingleby Gallery, EdinburghEdinburgh

Charles Avery Represented By

Ingleby Gallery contemporary art gallery in Edinburgh, United Kingdom Ingleby Gallery Edinburgh

Charles Avery In Related Press

First list of participating artists released for Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2016 Related Press First list of participating artists released for Kochi-Muziris Biennale 2016 10 May 2016, Artforum

The Kochi-Muziris Biennale has revealed the first list of artists who will be part of its upcoming edition. Curated by Indian artist Sudarshan Shetty, the festival’s third iteration will feature a main exhibition alongside a program of lectures, seminars, workshops, film screenings, and music. Additional exhibitors will be unveiled in the...

Fade out copy.
Read More
Building Empire - Australians in Hong Kong Related Press Building Empire - Australians in Hong Kong 16 February 2016, Visual Arts Hub

Last week the list of artists to participate in Encounters was announced, Art Basel Hong Kong’s platform for major sculptural installations. The section is a cornerstone of the leading Asian art fair and one that has established its distinctive ​edge in this competitive market. Australian curator Alexie Glass-Kantor, Director of Artspace in...

Fade out copy.
Read More

Be among the first to know when new artworks and exhibitions by Charles Avery are added to Ocula.

WeChat

Scan the QR Code via WeChat to follow Ocula's official account.

Scan to follow Ocula on WeChat.
;