Charles Beneke

Charles Beneke

Artist ∙ Printmaker

 

Coming Soon!


 
 
 

In Print

Portsmouth Art & Cultural Center
March 2 - May 8, 2018

In Print offers a contemporary view on the innovative ways that visual artists are exploring the printmaking medium. Bodies of work by regional and nationally acclaimed artists are featured in various techniques ranging from the traditional engraving to lithography, woodcut, stencil, silkscreen and 3-D printing.

Disruption: Name It, 2017, inkjet & chine collé, 28 x 22 inches.

 

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Recent Projects


In Absence of Reason University of West Virginia, Morgantown, West Virginia Center for Creative Arts, Laura Mesaros Gallery September 7 – 30, 2017

In Absence of Reason
University of West Virginia, Morgantown, West Virginia
Center for Creative Arts, Laura Mesaros Gallery
September 7 – 30, 2017

Behold . . . Through the Concealed The Curated Storefront, Akron, Ohio United Building, Market & Main Streets October, 2016 – October, 2017

Behold . . . Through the Concealed
The Curated Storefront, Akron, Ohio
United Building, Market & Main Streets
October, 2016 – October, 2017

 

COMPLETE CATALOG

Charles Beneke is a printmaker and installation artist. He is currently a professor of art at the University of Akron Mary Schiller Myers School of Art.

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Developing


studio process documentation

Consuming


seen, read, heard

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SPECTER


Akron Art Museum, Isroff Gallery
August 1, 2015 – January 3, 2016

 
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observing


influences from the surrounding world

 

Thank You!


 

I am grateful for all of the individuals—family, friends, teachers, mentors, idols, print nerds—who have helped me achieve my goals. The foundation you made, the opportunities you have presented, the supportiv e words you have spoken, the criticism you have provided, the friendship you have given, the freedom you have offered . . . I am forever endebted! 

 
 

Sarah Beneke
Caleb Beneke
Grace Beneke
John Beneke
Pete Beneke
The Pond Family
Edie & David Watts
The Watts Confamulation

Laura Bidwell
Jan & John Driesbach
Mary Jane Edwards
Claudia Esslinger
Karen Kunc
Gus Mazzocca
Neltje
Open Sky Wilderness
Laurie Sloan
Wasted Talent Media

Kate Bingaman-Burt
Jim Bryant
Lari Gibbons
Nicole Hand-Bryant
Joe Lupo
Nancy Palmeri
Nicole Pietrantoni
Ben Reinhart
Tanja Softic

 
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In a decaying society, art, if it is truthful, must also reflect decay. And unless it wants to break faith with its social function, art must show the world as changeable. And help to change it.

Ernst Fischer

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