Charles Carter's image above is being utilized for all of the marketing materials for the 27th Monterey County Artists' Open Studio Tour. He will be featured as # 10 on the location key. His original painting will be on display at the Walter Avery Art Gallery in Seaside CA. It is located at 440 Harcourt Ave. Seaside CA. The Kickoff Gala Event held at the Harcourt Ave. address above will be onThursday September 14th from 6-8 pm.
Arizona, Phoenix, Scottsdale
Charles was born in Phoenix, AZ where he developed a love of the arts at a very early age.
He excelled in art classes in primary school and High School. He was also selected as the lead in the musical play Bye Bye Birdie as Conrad Birdie.
Charles studied jewelry design and construction. He also excelled in Japanese block printing, while in the US Navy.
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Master of Color
Charles has been painting for the last 15 years in Montery, CA where he resides with his wife Char.
Charles was accepted to the college of Architecture at the University of Arizona, Charles graduated and while in attendance he was an exchange student at La Salle University in Mexico City.
Charles moved to Houston where he worked for the Klein Partnership and also worked for a foremost archtectural renderer Pat Lopez, who produced work for world renowned architect Phillip Johnson and Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill.