Flag Wavering – Sydney 2016

Flag Wavering – Sydney 2016

Posted on Aug 15, 2017 in Group show | No Comments

Slot Window Gallery: 6 November – 10 December 2016 Pia Larsen and Charles Cooper have assembled an exhibition of nine Sydney artists meditating on the national symbol of the U.S.A and what underlies the American Project at the moment of that country’s cyclic rebirth, the Presidential election.

WHAT GOES AROUND … August 2016

WHAT GOES AROUND … August 2016

Posted on Jul 27, 2016 in Solo show | No Comments

Exhibition dates: 10 August – 10 September 2016 Exhibition opening: 17 August 6:30 – 9:00 pm ANNANDALE GALLERIES 110 Trafalgar Street Annandale NSW View website www.annandalegalleries.com.au In his third solo exhibition at Annandale Galleries, Charles Cooper explores the paradigm of individuals and society through the theme of the urban landscape, particularly the roadways. Cooper views […]

Shimmer and Pool October 2015

Shimmer and Pool October 2015

Posted on Oct 7, 2015 in Group show | No Comments

Exhibition dates: 1 – 24 October 2015 Exhibition Opening: Wednesday 7 October 6:30 – 9:00 pm Paintings from Six Artists: John Bartlett, Cathy Blanchflower, Maurice Cockrill, Charles Cooper, Helen Smith, Tony Twigg    

Pedestrian August 2015

Pedestrian August 2015

Posted on Aug 7, 2015 in Group show | No Comments

The first exhibition, Pedestrian, a group show curated by Jaime Tsai, took place in the Rayner Hoff Space at the National Art School from 5th to the 7th of August.

Road Works – Annandale Galleries  February-March 2013

Road Works – Annandale Galleries February-March 2013

Posted on Jan 24, 2013 in Solo show | No Comments

Charles Cooper’s works are meditations upon the ways in which we organise and travel through the urban environment. In some ways, he can be seen as an artist who observes the commonplace features of the city as if through a botanist’s eye. His works sensitise us to the lyrical qualities of both urban cartography and […]

Abstrakt Bilder. Annandale Galleries October 2012

Abstrakt Bilder. Annandale Galleries October 2012

Posted on Oct 9, 2012 in Group show | No Comments

Exhibition dates: 9 Oct – 3 Nov 2012 Opening: Wednesday 10 October 6:30 – 9:00 pm ANNANDALE GALLERIES are pleased to be bringing together works by seven artists whose work is primarily non-objective or abstract. The works may evoke landscape (Young-Ha Park), have art-historical influences (Brian Blanchflower’s relation to Rothko or Briton, Maurice Cockrill’s influence […]

“Cooper & Marawili” review by Laura Fisher

Posted on Mar 17, 2010 in Review | No Comments

17 March – 17 April 2010  Annandale Galleries, 110 Trafalgar Street, Annandale, Sydney   annandalegalleries.com.au  Annandale Galleries’ recent showing of Charles Cooper’s “Peak Oil Paintings” and a series of barks and ceremonial  poles by Yolngu sisters Yalmakany and Gurrundul Marawili was  one of those rare exhibitions that made possible a stimulating  conversation between Indigenous and non-Indigenous […]

Crossroads 2006

Crossroads 2006

Posted on Apr 12, 2006 in Annandale Galleries, Solo show | No Comments

CHARLES COOPER’S paintings are ambiguous in nature, graphic in impact and detonated in their surfaces. There is a fine balance between what is seen and what is felt for the viewer. What appear to us at first as geometric compositions with modernist overtones turn out to be allusions to the specific, mundane places of an […]