ONE PERSON SHOWS:

2016

Studio10, "Crypto-somatic Incantation," Brooklyn, NY

2012

Valentine Gallery, "You Are the Center of the Universe," Ridgewood, NY

2010

Robert Henry Fine Art, Brooklyn, NY

2007

ADA Gallery, Richmond, VA

2004

Metaphor Contemporary Art, “Psychographic,” Brooklyn, NY

2001

Asian American Art Centre, “Point Arabesque,” New York, NY

2000

Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

1997

Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

1994

Leo.Tony Gallery, “Recent Paintings," New York, NY

1993

Art in General, “Casbah Paintings,” New York, NY

1978

The Downtown Gallery, “Recent Paintings,” Honolulu, Hi

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2015

David Schweitzer Contemporary, "Making the Future," Brooklyn, NY

2015

490 Atlantic, "Three Rooms," Brooklyn, NY

Westbeth Gallery, "The Human Condition," New York, NY

2014

Stephen Romano Gallery, "Mysterium Cosmgraphicum," Brooklyn, NY

2013

Kathryn Markel Fine Arts, "Little Languages, Coded Pictures," New York, NY

2011

Luise Ross Gallery, “Size Matters," New York, NY

Mulherin + Pollard, “Mundus Incognita,” New York, NY

2010

Leslie Heller Gallery, “Cognitive Unconscious,” New York, NY

2009

The Contemporary Museum, “20 Going on 21," Honolulu, HI

Art at Twelve,”In the Round," Boston, MA

2008

Metaphor Contemporary Art, “Social Studies," 2 person show, Brooklyn, NY

Jan Colle Gallery, “Kuf-Mold," Ghent, Belgium

2007

Barbara Gillman Gallery, “Head to Head,” Miami, FL

ADA Gallery, 3 person show, Richmond, VA

The Grand Bazaar, “Kuf-Mold,” Istanbul, Turkey

2006

Scope London, ADA Gallery (Virginia), London, UK

2005

The Contemporary Museum (downtown), “HNL to NY,” Honolulu, HI

SICA, “Critics Select," (selected by Robert C. Morgan), Long Branch, NJ

2004

Brookyln Museum of Art, “Open House: Working in Brooklyn," Brooklyn, NY

2003

Metaphor Contemporary Art, “Paper 2003," Brooklyn, NY

2002

Elizabeth Harris Gallery, “Curious Terrain," New York, NY

2001

Art in General and Godzilla, “Why Asia," silk-screened banners on Canal Street, New York, NY

Elizabeth Harris Gallery, “Hidden Identity," New York, NY

2000

Mathew Marks Gallery, “City Arts Benefit," New York, NY

Pierogi 2000, “Super Duper New York," Brooklyn, NY

Museum of Modern Art, Coat Room, “Checked," New York, NY

1999

Elizabeth Harris Gallery, “Summer Show," New York, NY

Saks Fifth Avenue, “Freudian Slips," New York, NY

1998

New York State Museum, “The 1998 New York State Biennial," Albany, NY

Elizabeth Harris Gallery, “Summer Show," New York, NY

New Museum (Godzilla), “Urban Encounters," New York, NY

1997

Elizabeth Harris Gallery, “Alive & Well," New York, NY

Robert Steele Gallery, “Intimate Universe [Revisited]," New York, NY, curator: Michael Walls

Brooklyn Museum of Art, “Current Undercurrent: Working in Brooklyn," Brooklyn, NY

Traveling exhibition, “The Power of Words and Signs," Index Gallery, Osaka, Japan, Contemporary Arts, Tokyo, Japan, Eighth Floor Gallery, New York, NY, Sala Franco, Trieste, Italy

1996

Elizabeth Harris Gallery, “Dreams and Dislocations," New York, NY (three person show)

Franklin Furnace, “Voyeur’s Delight," New York, NY, curated by Barbara Rusin and Grace Roselli

1995

Tweed Gallery, “From the Dragon’s Cloud," the Art Commission of New York, New York, NY, curator: Dik Liu

1994

Bixler Gallery, “To Enchant (Blue)," New York, NY curator: Michael Walls

Columbia University and Asian American Arts Centre, “Betrayal/Empowerment," New York, NY

1993

Artists Space, “Artists Select, Part I," New York, NY

Artists Space, “The New World Order III, The Curio Shop," New York, NY organized by Godzilla

1992

Guadalupe Cultural Center, “(en)Gendered Visions: Race, Gender and Sexuality in Asian American Art," Guadalupe, TX

1989

Blum Helman Warehouse, “Tiananmen Square Show," New York, NY

City Gallery, New York Department of Cultural Affairs, and Asian Arts Institute, “Uptown Downtown," New York, NY

1988

Hallwalls, “Double Vision," Buffalo, NY, and Bronx Council on the Arts, Bronx, NY

1987

Asian Arts Institute, “Yesterdays," New York, NY

1986

Exit Art, “Transculture/Transmedia," New York, NY

The New Museum, “Mass," New York, NY organized by Group Material

1985

Exit Art, “Surplus, Today’s Art in an Overpopulated City," New York, NY

Bronx River Gallery, “Another World," Bronx, NY curator: Fred Wilson

1984

Artists Space, “Selections from the Artists File," New York, NY curator: Valerie Smith

1981

Newark Museum, “New Jersey Artists, Third Biennial Exhibition," Newark, NJ, curators: Linda Shearer and Paterson Sims

SELECTED GRANTS:

2016

University of VIrginia, Visiting Artist

2011

Adolf and Esther Gottleib Foundation

2009

University of Hawaii, Visiting Artist

2006

Joan Mitchell Foundation, Painters & Sculptures Grant Award

1993

Artists’ Projects: New York State Regional Initiative, jointly supported by the Rockefeller Foundation, Andy Warhol Fund, N. E. A., and, the Jerome Foundation

1983

Artist in Residence, sponsored by the Asian Arts Institute and New York State Council for the Arts

SELECTED PRESS:

2016

Hyperallergic, Jennifer Samet, Beer with a Painter: Charles Yuen, July 23

ArtCritical, Drew Lowenstein The Somnambulist: Charles Yuen’s Painterly Waking Dreams, February 27

Arte Fuse, Robert C. Morgan, Crypto-Somatic Incantation: New Paintings by Charles Yuen at Studio 10, July 27

2014

Romanov's Grave, Studio Visits: Charles Yuen, Lawrence Haggerty and Jennie Nichols

2011

The Brooklyn Rail, Kalm, James, Brooklyn in the Extreme, Februrary 2011

2005

Mutant Eggplant, Vitro Nasu: Charles Yuen - Honolulu to New York, September 1

2004

OffOffOff.com, Rachel Youens, Surreal Stories,  illus.

Time Out New York, Linda Yablonski,

2001

New York Times, William Zimmer, The Human Figure as Myth, December 23, illus.

Up & Coming, an Inside Guide to the Emerging Art Scene in New York, Micheal Steinberg, pg. 62, 135, illus.

Art Papers, Timothy Liu, September/October, illus.

New York Times, Art in Review, Holland Carter, Expanding Tradition, May 4

1998

Art in America, Gerrit Henry, Reviews, April, illus.

House Beautiful, Small Spaces, Hearst Books, pg. 131, illus.

1997

Cover, Rachel Youens, Charles Yuen’s Introspective Infinities, Romance of the Trance, vol. 12, #1, illus.

Review, Robert M. Murdock, Alive & Well at Elizabeth Harris, October 1

1996

Review, J. Bowyer Bell, Dreams and Dislocations, September 15

1995

Art in America, Janet Koplos, Reviews, April, illus.

1994

New York Times, Roberta Smith, Art in Review, January 7

EDUCATION:

1981 M. F. A. Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

1975 B. F. A. University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI

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