CHRISTOPHER HART CHAMBERS Biography

Christopher Chambers Hart

Christopher Chambers Hart

Christopher Chambers Hart is currently collaborating with Elena Ab Gallery Tribeca.

A retrospective one man show. Coming Fall 2015- Winter 2016

CHRISTOPHER HART CHAMBERS
332 Park Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11205

Telephone – 917 679 6955
Fax – 347 763 0848
Email – christopherhartchambers@gmail.com
www.christopherchambers.com

Born in New York City, 1960

All galleries listed are in New York City unless otherwise indicated.

SELECT SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2013- Lyceum Gallery @ Suffolk County Community College, Riverhead , NY

2009 -2010 – Rupert Ravens Contemporary – Newark, NJ

2007 – Artsites – Riverhead, NY

2004 – Universal Concepts Unlimited

2002 – Galerie Rienzo

2000 – Monique Goldstrom Gallery

1998 – 1999, Grant Gallery

1995 – V.I.A. Arts, Inc.

1994 – Andre Zarre Gallery

1990 – Sarah Rentschler Gallery

1988 – A.S.A.G.E. Gallery

1987 – A.S.A.G.E. Gallery

1985 – Jim Diaz Gallery

1983 – Kleeblatt Gallery


SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013, Rupert Ravens Contemporary, Newark , NJ and Patterson, NJ

2012, Orchard Windows, Rupert Ravens Contemporary, Newark , NJ

2011, Longwood Gallery at Hostos (Toys and Games with a Twist, Curate NYC, Juanita Lanzo)

2010, Art Lexis, Brooklyn, NY

2009, Boson Exotic, Rupert Ravens Contemporary – Newark, NJ

2008, Trellis, Rupert Ravens Contemporary – Newark, NJ

2006, Synthetic Aesthetic, The Lab, Roger Smith Gallery – Best of the LAB, Yellowbird Gallery, Newburgh, NY – Plastic Fantastic, the Shore Institute of Contemporary Art, Long Branch, NJ

2005, Botany 5000, The Lab, Roger Smith Gallery – Invitational Salon of Small Works, New Arts Program, Kutztown, PA – Over the Top, the Shore Institute of Contemporary Art, Long Branch, NJ

2004, Recent Acquisitions – William Whipple Gallery – Southwest State University – Marshall, MN

2003, International Works on Paper Exhibition – William Whipple Gallery – Southwest State University – Marshall, MN, Works on Paper – Monique Goldstrom Gallery, Artists as Critics – 7th Floor Gallery, Berliner Kunst Project (Berlin, Germany)

2001, The State of Art gallery, Gale Gates et al.

2000, Robert Pardo Gallery, Markham Murray Gallery, Gale Gates et al. (Curated by Mike Weiss), 450 Broadway Gallery

1999, Goldstrom Gallery, Hartnett-Murray

1998, Goldstrom Gallery, Livestock Gallery, Genart

1997, Index Gallery (Osaka, Japan), Stephan Stux Gallery (at the Art Exchange Show – an Alternative Art Fair)

1995, Bronx River Art Center and Gallery, Phyllis Weil & Co.

1994, Galerie Pelin (Helsinki, Finland)

1993, Cavaliero Gallery

1988, Louise Hallet Gallery (London)

1984, 51X Gallery

1983, Galeria Lo Zibetto (Milano, Italy), Gabrielle Bryers Gallery, Gracie Mansion Gallery, P.S.1


ART CRITICISM


1998 – present – Flash Art, Contemporary art reviews and news reports.

1998 – present – dART International, Contemporary art reviews and various features

1996 – present – N.Y. Arts, Monthly column: “Picks”

2005 – 2008 – CONTEMPORARY, Various articles and reviews

2001 – 2003 – Tema Celeste, articles about contemporary art.

2001 – 2003 – www.gabriuszine.com, and artindex magazine, interviews with art professionals.

2003 – present – Sculpture magazine, exhibition reviews

2002 – 2003 – World of Art, North American Editor

1999 – zingmagazine, Article: Janis Kounellis at Ace Gallery

CURATORIAL

2006, Synthetic Aesthetic, The Lab, Roger Smith Gallery –Plastic Fantastic, the Shore Institute of Contemporary Art, Long Branch, NJ

2005, Botany 5000, The Lab, Roger Smith Gallery

2000, “Drawings, Maquettes and other Artworks Pertaining to Environmental Sculpture”, Dorsky Gallery, including catalog essay

2000, Egon Zippel, “To Do Lists”, zingmagazine

1998, “Sourpuss”, Abraham Lubelski Gallery

1985 – 1987, Artistic Director, B.A.D. Museum

1982 – 1989, Numerous nightclub exhibitions, including Danceteria, Wonderama, etc.

1982 – 1984, Founded and directed “Avant”, (An artists’ consortium)

EDUCATION


1978 – 1979, S.U.N.Y. at Purchase, Fine Arts (Full scholarship, Early Admission)

1976 – 1978, High School of Music and Art

1977, Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art (Saturday Program)

1976 – 1978, Art Student’s League (Full scholarship)


AWARDS


1989 -1990, Pollack Krasner Foundation (Artist’s grant)

1986 – 1987, Artists’ Space (Project grant)

1983 – 1984, Artists’ Space (Project grant)

1977, Metropolitan Museum of Art Scholastic Art Award


PUBLIC AND CORPORATE COLLECTIONS


Washington D.C. Convention Center

Omnicare International (New York)

MPOWER Corporation, currently Quovadx Inc. (Albequerque, NM)


PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

Dr. Scott Fine (New York), Grace and Rich Johnson (Minneapolis), Mr. And Mrs. Robert Sanders (London, England), Brigette and Preston Perlus (Paris, France), Nona Gianlorenzi (New York), Paul Olsen (New York), Mr. And Mrs. Robert Perry (New York), Christine Ho (Seoul, Korea). Wasiq Kahn (Great Falls, VA), Jesse and Henry Yeung (Austin, TX), Sarah Rentschler (Hudson, NY), Andrea Davidson (Paris, France) And many, many others . . .


BIBLIOGRAPHY

Photocopies of numerous articles will be provided upon request.