Virtual Tour of Future Paradise

Visit Future Paradise at 490 Atlantic on a virtual tour. (Shoutout to Rob Lowell photography.)

A Visit to Future Paradise

The inimitable James Kalm visits Future Paradise and creates a terrific video. His spontaneous insights and video narration are masterful. My review starts at just over the 1 min. mark and runs about 15 mins.

Charles Yuen: Future Paradise

Opening Saturday January 8, 4-8 pm.

January 8 - February 20, 2022

hours: Saturday and Sunday 12:00 to 6:00, and by appointment.

required: mask and confirmation of vaccination status

490 Atlantic Gallery, 490 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217

Infused with hope and loss, these paintings report on the weathered conditions of our humanness.


Jim Edwards, ph: 718.344.4856, e:

Charles Yuen (txt): 718.875.7192, e.


by Diana Seo Hyung Lee

Art in America

A wonderful but short review of Howie Chen's book Godzilla: Asian American Arts Network. I was an active member and am sprinkled throughout the book. (Also created Godzilla's graphic design program).

The book is terrific and revelatory. It's also on Amazon:

Pulp at Pierogi

Exhibition Dates: 18 November–December, 2021

Wed–Sat, 11am–6pm and by appointment

Opening Reception: 18 Nov (2–8pm)

175 North 9th Street

Brooklyn, NY

A group exhibition of works on paper

Pierogi - Viewing Room

Featured at Pierogi Gallery website. Charles Yuen Home Studio. A focus on recent paintings with insightful commentary.

Home Cooking

curated by John Yau

Oct. 23 - Dec. 5, 2021

Group Show: Susan Chen, Chie Fueki, Ahrong Kim, Ying Li, Jiha Moon, Tammy Nguyễn, Stephanie Shih, Lily Wong, Mie Yim, Crys Yin, Charles Yuen

Gallery Talk by John Yau: Sunday, Oct. 24, 1:00 - 2:00 pm

Alone in This Together

curated by Mary DeVincentis -solo show

Oct. 16 - Nov. 6, 2021

Guest Artists: Katherine Bradford, Matt Blackwell, Farrell Brickhouse, Peter Burns, Susan Carr, Daniel J Gadd, Judith Linares, Grace Metzler, Mark Milroy, Janice Nowinski, Jackie Shatz, Peter Williams, Joyce Yamada and Charles Yuen.

Genghis Chan on Drums

by John Yau

Cover image for "A diverse and cacophonous poetry collection tackling subjects from identity to current events."

Mudfish 22

Poetry, Art, Fiction

Cover image, Mudfish 22 — "is bursting with beautiful outrageous poems, lavish selections from diverse poets, and new art by up-and-coming New York-based artists."

Charles Yuen's Time is Now

Hyperallergic Review

by John Yau

"Yuen’s ambiguous works resist a simple or anecdotal reading while speaking to our apprehensions and paranoia."