Charles Ritchie


Charles Ritchie's drawings and sketchbooks find inspiration in the artist's home, using watercolor and graphite to investigate images in series. The artist's journals have tracked his dreams and creative process steadily since 1977.

Current and Forthcoming Exhibitions, Lectures and Publications

Peter Turchi speaks about his new book A Muse and A Maze: Writing as Puzzle, Mystery, and Magic. 1 pm, 25 January 2015, Politics and Prose Bookstore, Washington DC. 

A Muse and A Maze: Writing as Puzzle, Mystery, and Magic, a new book by Peter Turchi published in November 2014 by Trinity University Press includes nine illustrations of works by Charles Ritchie.

AD 20/21 The Boston Print Fair, Center Street Studio booth, Boston, Massachusetts, 26 to 29 March 2015.

A Lineage of American Perceptual Painters, The Mitchell Gallery, St. John's College, Annapolis, MD, 15 January to 1 March 2015.

Special Notice: Hannah Hijleh: A Request for Support. A Music Student Needs Needs a New Violin.

Recent Reviews and References

A Muse and A Maze: Writing as Puzzle, Mystery and Magic by Peter Turchi, 23 January 2015
Joanna Scutts, Washington Post Book Reviews

Chasing Light. Hiding from Shadows. Photography, Drawings and Prints, 5 January 2015
Marta Staudinger, Online Exhibition,

New BravinLee Programs Web Site, 5 December 2014
Karin Bravin and John Post Lee,

Less-Crowded Sattelite Fairs Reveal Labors of Love, 5 December 2014
Jan Sjostrom, Palm Beach Daily News

A Muse and A Maze: The Mysteries of Fiction Writing, 23 November 2014
Author Peter Turchi discusses his new book touching on the art of Charles Ritchie on North Carolina Public Radio, WUNC

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