Here's an excerpt from a review of recent show Bad Behaviour written by Paul Luckraft, curator at Modern Art Oxford.
'...Also engaged in a formal play is Charley Peters, whose abstract drawings employ delicate lines, coloured tape and graphite. The drawings have a real elegance, particularly the smaller line based pieces that appear as if they could be woodblock prints or etchings. The larger tape piece in grey, black and white stripes which emanate out from the centre of the board in a sunburst affect is displayed propped against a wall, with a green light giving an artificial toxic glow behind it. This piece in particular has echoes of Jim Lambie’s psychedelic, optically dizzying installations. Another larger framed drawing in graphite suggests TV white noise or a night-time snowstorm. Here subtle lines, perhaps creases or folds, add a tension to the ‘all-over’ composition...'
To read the full review go to: http://www.a-n.co.uk/interface/reviews/single/2618331
Wednesday, 31 October 2012
Wednesday, 24 October 2012
|Charley Peters, Propagation of Disruption (2012).|
Installation photograph in Brixton East by Eddie Otchere
Bad Behaviour, a group show of eight artists continues at Brixton East, SW9 7JF until Sunday 28 October. The gallery is open 12-6pm Thursday-Sunday.
The catalogue for the 2012 Salon Art Prize, which includes my drawing Praxis, is now available here:
The exhibition continues until 3 November at Matt Roberts Arts, 25b Vyner Street, London E2 9DG, before touring to the Griffin Gallery, London W11 4AJ.
Sunday, 21 October 2012
|Charley Peters, Propagation of Disruption (2012), Gaffer Tape, Wood, Acrylic Paint, Light|
Bad Behaviour at Brixton East is on for one more week. I have four pieces of work in the show including Propagation of Disruption (shown above), which was made on site and in response to the gallery space at Brixton East.
For more information about the exhibition see: www.badbehaviourexhibition.com
Sunday, 7 October 2012
|The upstairs gallery at Brixton East|
Bad Behaviour opens at Brixton East on Friday 12 October 6.30-10.30pm.