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

21st Annual Print and Drawing Fair, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Center Street Studio Booth, 20 to 21 September 2014.

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

Charles Ritchie: Drawings, Journals and Prints, Ortlip Gallery, Houghton College, Houghton, New York, 4 November 2014 to 23 January 2015. Opening reception 7 November 2014.

Recent Reviews and References

Charles Ritchie, Open Lab No. 10, Spring/Summer 2014
Edited by Katherine Nonemaker with John E. Rice and Juan Rodas.

Monthly Notes, Labletter, 11 February 2014
Three Snow Studies: Journal studies from Book 139, 12-15 December 2013

Ritchie's Watercolor Time Machines, 5 September 2013
Amanda Wynter, The Georgetown Voice

Charles Ritchie: Reflections, Spring 2013
John A. Parks, Drawing, Volume 10, Issue 37

Charles Ritchie, BravinLee programs, January 2013
Sylvia Hochfield, Artnews

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