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CHARLOTTE BECKET
www.charlotte-becket.com
ccbecket@gmail.com

MFA Hunter College, New York, NY

           

SOLO AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2014               

Nothing on Top, Brunswick Window, Jersey City, NJ

2013               

Peter Fingesten Gallery, Pace University, New York, NY

New and Recent Work: Charlotte Becket and Emmy Mikelson, Valentine Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Charlotte Becket and Anthony Hall, Gazelli Art Gallery at Scope- Basel, Basel, CH

Release, collaboration with Roger Sayre, ArtBloc, Jersey City, NJ

2012               

Infinitas Via, RuSalon Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Coded Landscapes – Charlotte Becket and Andreas Nicolas Fischer, LEAP (Lab of Electronic Art and Performance), Berlin, DE

2009               

Crisp Gallery, London, UK

Peter Fingesten Gallery, Pace University, New York, NY

2006               

Taxter & Spengemann Gallery, New York, NY

2005               

Kantor/Feuer Gallery, New York, NY

Taxter & Spengemann Gallery, New York, NY

Heaven is a Place Where Nothing Ever Happens – Charlotte Becket and Julie Langsam, Bill Busta Gallery, Cleveland, OH

2004               

Taxter & Spengemann Gallery, New York, NY

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016

The Black Monochrome, Kustera Projects Red Hook, Brooklyn NY

Drawing For Sculpture, TSA Gallery, Brooklyn NY

Spring Break Art Show, Skylight at Moynihan Station, New York, NY

‘Merkin Merkin, Lazy Susan Gallery, New York, NY

Introductions, La Mama Galeria, New York, NY

Medium: Black, Rush Arts Gallery, New York, NY

Governor’s Island Art Fair, Governor’s Island, New York, NY

Functional Objects, collaboration with Roger Sayre, Safe Harbors Green, Newburgh, NY

2015

Mono No Aware IX, Lightspace Studios, Brooklyn, NY           

Emerging Artist’s Fellowship Exhibition, collaboration with Roger Sayre, Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, Queens NY

Exit: cartografía de la creatividad, Museo de Arte de Sinaloa, Culiacán, Sinaloa, MX

Small Towns, collaboration with Roger Sayre, Eastern Washington University, Cheney, WA

Fluid, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Staten Island, NY

NYFA Hall of Fame Benefit, 583 Park Ave New York, NY

Beyond 1.1, Tanja Grunert Gallery, New York, NY

2014   

No Egress: Dark Ecologies, Heleopolis Gallery, Greenpoint, Brooklyn, NY     

IN-SITE: The Intersection of Art and Architecture, collaboration with Roger Sayre, The Lennie Pierro Memorial Art Foundation with The Village of South Orange, Pierro Gallery, South Orange, NJ

Dlectricity, Detroit, MI

It Ain’t What You Make It’s What Makes You Do It, Valentine Gallery, Ridgewood, NY

Kings and Queens, Lorimoto Gallery, Ridgewood, NY

NEWD Art Fair, The 1896, Brooklyn, NY

2013               

Mono No Aware VII, Lightspace Studios, Brooklyn, NY

Just Panic…NYC, 287 Spring Gallery, New York, NY

Oblique Strategies, Fingesten Gallery, Pace University, New York, NY

Decisiveness, Helper Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Don’t Sing To Me Anymore, Cicada, collaboration with Roger Sayre Roger Sayre, Wildflower Sculpture Park, South Mountain Reserve, NJ

2012               

A Tale in Two Cities, Reinberger Galleries, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

Till, 7 St. Nicholas Project Space, Brooklyn, NY

Shift, Leslie Heller Gallery, New York, NY

Disappearing Act II, Anna Kustera Gallery, New York, NY

On the Move, Gazelli Art House, London, UK

Faculty Show, Fingesten Gallery, Pace University, New York, NY

2011               

Material Witness, Anna Kustera Gallery, New York, NY

2010               

All the Trimmings, NY Studio Gallery, New York, NY

Legacy I, L.I.U Gallery, London, UK

X Artworks In a Straight Line (Seeking the Perfect Sphere), Crisp Gallery, London, UK

Over Stimulated, South Street Seaport, New York, NY

James Sienna: From the Studio, curated by James Siena, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

The Tiller Effect, NY Studio Gallery, New York, NY

Faculty Show, Fingesten Gallery Pace University, New York, NY

2008               

Rose Colored Glasses, Passerby Gallery, New York, NY

2007               

Invitational Exhibition, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY

Cerca Series (Peter Simensky’s Neutral Capital Collection), Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, San Diego, CA)

The Big Bang, Spaces Gallery, Cleveland, OH

Warhol and…,  Kantor/Feuer Gallery, Los Angles, CA

2006   

GADGET: Mechanics and Motion in Contemporary Art, Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, OH

Materiality, Kravitz and Wheby Gallery, New York, NY

Joan Mitchell Award Show, Cue Art Foundation Gallery, New York, NY

2005   

The ArtReview 25: Emerging US Artists, Phillips de Pury & Company Auction House, New York, NY

2004   

Summer Group Show, Taxter & Spengemann Gallery, New York, NY

                       

PRESS

2016

Steadman, Ryan. "Surf’s Up!: The Spring Break Art Fair Offers Sexy Sights for Every Eye." Observer. N.p., 04 Mar. 2016. Web. 10 Mar. 2016. <http://observer.com/2016/03/surfs-up-the-spring-break-art-fair-offers-sexy-sights-at-a-low-price/>.

Weinberg, Steven. "A Loner Artist Meets Other Artists." Hyperallergic RSS. N.p., 10 Mar. 2016. Web. 10 Mar. 2016. <http://hyperallergic.com/282014/a-loner-artist-meets-other-artists/>.

2015

“New York City Now: art and the urban environment” William Kherbek, Port Magazine April 14, 2015

"Charlotte Becket - Brooklyn, New York." 365 Artists 365 Days. 8 Mar. 2015. Web. 4 May 2015. <http://365artists365days.com/2015/03/08/charlotte-becket-brooklyn-new-york/>.

2014

“10 Artists to Watch from the 2014 Bushwick Open Studios” Hrag Vartanian, Hyperallergic June 5, 2014

“DLECTRICITY Dlights Detroit” R. Sharp, Knight Arts September 30, 2014

“Art Insights with Charlotte Becket” Dianne Loftis, Platinum Cheese July 10, 2014

“Before the Studios Open: Friday Night Shows at Bushwick Open Studios” Hrag Vartanian, Hyperallergic May 31, 2014

“Homage to Absurdity: The Restless Legacy of Dennis Oppenheim” Thomas Micchelli, Hyperallergic, May 24, 2014

“It Ain’t What You Make It’s What Makes You Do It” Henry McMahon, Observart, May 7, 2014

2013   

“Jersey City art installation made of shipping container and fog startles many passers-by” Terrence T. McDonald, The Jersey Journal, June 11, 2013

"Smoke, but no Fire; 'Release' Sparks Conversation About Public Art, Public Fear" Assata Wright, Hudson Reporter, June 16, 2013

“Brian Eno’s ‘Oblique Strategies’ Card Game Prompts Pace University Exhibition” Rachel Corbett, Blouin ArtInfo, January 30, 2013

2012               

“Electronic Art, Berlin Plugged In” Rachel Corbett, ArtNet, July 2012

"Gazelli Art House X On the Move" Tim Howard, Art Wednesday, June 21, 2012

“Tale in Two Cities” Steven Litt, The Plain Dealer, November 21, 2012

“Group Dynamics” Joseph Clark, Scene Magazine, November 4, 2012

2011               

Gavin, Francesca, 100 New Artists.  Published by Lawrence King, UK

"Culture Talks: 100 New Artists by Francesca Gavin," Lucia Davies, AnOther, August 15, 2011

2010               

“Charlotte Becket” Van Der Does, Bieneke. Blend, August/September 2010, page 14

2009               

“Charlotte Becket” Coomer, Martin. Time Out, London, September 2009

2008   

Smith, Allen. “Stacks on the Mill, More on Still: Eve Armstrong and a short history of Heaps, Stacks and Piles.” Edited by Brian Butler, 58-81.  Volume 1, New Zealand: ArtSpace and Clouds, 2008.

2007               

Carrier, David Cautionary Tales: Critical Curating. New York: Apex Art, 2007. page 86

“Big Bang” Steven Litt, Cleveland Plain Dealer, September 2007

2006   

“Salon de Refuse,” Jori Finkel, Art News, Volume 105/ Number 2, February 2006, page 102

2005   

“The Artist’s Artists”  Dana Schutz, Art Forum, December 2005, page 107

"Charlotte Becket at Taxter & Spengemann" Yvonne C. Olivas, Art In America.  June/July 2005, page 186

"Debut, Discovering Emerging Artists" Joao Ribas, Art Review, Volume V3N3 March 2005, page 90

 "The ArtReview 25: Emerging US artists" Daniel Kunitz and Joao Ribas, Art Review, Volume V3N3 March 2005, page 113

"Charlotte Becket" David Carrier, Art US, issue 8 May/June 2005, page 49

"New York Tales" Andrea Bellini, Flash Art, Vol. XXXVIII No. 241 March-April 2005, page 110

"Weekend Arts" Ken Johnson, New York Times, January 2005  

"Charlotte Becket," Julia Morton, The New York Press, January 19-25 2005, page 46

 

PRESENTATIONS AND LECTURES

2016

Artist Panel Discussion, Rush Arts Gallery, New York, NY

Panel Discussion, Dyson Women’s Leadership Initiative, Pace University, New York, NY

2013               

Artist Talk, Delve, organized by Kind Aesthetic, 61 Local, Brooklyn, NY

Artist Talk, Wildflower Sculpture Park, South Mountain Reserve, NJ

2012   

Visiting Artist, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA

Artist Panel Discussion, DisGazelli Art House, London, UK

Artist Panel Discussion, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

Art Talk, Honors Colloquium Series, Pace University, New York, NY

2011               

Art Talk, Muse Fuse Image Share Night, NURTUREart Brooklyn, NY

2010   

Visiting Artist, Montana State University, Art and Art History Department, Bozeman, MT

2006   

Visiting Artist, The College of Saint Rose, Albany, NY

Artist Talk, The Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, OH

2005   

Artist Talk, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

ORGANIZATIONS

2009-2013      

Curatorial Advisory Board Member, Arts@Renaissance Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

 

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2016

Urban Glass Merit Scholarship

2015

Socrates Sculpture Park Emerging Artist Fellowship

2014

New York Foundation for the Arts Artist’s Fellowship            

Project Funding Dlectricity, Detroit, MI

Project Funding IN-SITE: The Intersection of Art and Architecture South Orange, NJ

2013               

Project Funding ArtBloc, Jersey City, NJ

Project Funding Wildflower Sculpture Park, South Mountain Reserve, Essex, NJ

2010               

Verizon Thinkfinity Grant

2009               

Verizon Thinkfinity Grant

2009               

Funded Artist Residency, Crisp Gallery, London, UK

2005               

Tony Smith Award

Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant