Timeline

1981
Born in Los Angeles, California
2004
Residency, Idyllwild Arts Academy, Idyllwild
2004
BFA, Painting, University of California, Los Angeles
2007
Residency, Medium, St. Barthélemy, French West Indies
Lives and works in LA

Exhibitions

2012
“Interior Life”, Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zurich, Switzerland, Nov. 1 – Dec. 22
2012
“Currents, Undercurrents and Manoeuvres”, Susanne Vielmetter, Culver City, US, Jan. 7 - Feb. 11 (solo)
2011
“Goldmine”, UAM, University Art Museum, Long Beach, US, cur. Christopher Scoates, Feb. 5 – April 10
2011
Brand New Gallery ,Milano, Italy (solo)
2010
Painting, LA Art House, Los Angeles, USA
2010
Die Nase des Michelangelo, Galerie Peter Kilchmann at Marktgasse, Zurich, Switzerland
2010
Portraits de Collectionneurs, Muro Gallery, Châtelaine, Switzerland
2010
Memoranda, Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zurich, Switzerland (solo)
2008
Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zurich, Aug. 30 – Oct. 11 (solo)
2008
Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, March 1 – April 5 (solo)
2008
L.A. Potential, Hangar 7, Salzburg, cur. Lioba Reddeker, Sept. 19 – Nov. 9
2008
Faces and Figures (Revisted), Marc Jancou Contemporary, New York, Sept. 12 – Oct. 25
2008
Stories: Portraits, Eleven Rivington, New York, July 10 – August 22
2008
Some Paintings: The Third (2007) LA Weekly Annual Biennal, Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, cur. Doug Harvey
2007
Warhol & …, Kantor / Feuer Gallery, Los Angeles
2007
Palimpsest: Selected Works on Paper, Marc Jancou Fine Art, New York (solo)
2007
Cali in CPH, Part ii: Bucket of Ice, Co-Lab, Copenhagen
2006
Fall, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles
2006
The Boat Show, high Energy Constructs, Los Angeles
2006
Just My Funny Way Of Laughing, South La Brea Gallery, Inglewood
2006
Wicked Waters, Medium, St. Barthélemy, French West Indies (solo)
2006
Born Under Punches”, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles (solo)
2005
Christmas in July, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles
2004
Dear Summertime, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles
2004
Living in he Ice Age, University of California, Los Angeles
2004
I’ll Walk You Home If You Walk Me Home Right After, Los Angeles, cur. Eric Palgon
2004
UCLA Undergraduate Juried Show, Official Selectio, UCLA, Los Angeles, jur. Christina Hernandez
2003
UCLA Undergraduate Juried Show, Official Selectio, UCLA, Los Angeles, jur. Liz Larner
2002
New Work, University of Leeds, Leeds

Literature

2011
“The Nose of Michelangelo”, Quinn Latimer, Frieze, London, No. 137, March, p. 142 2010
2011
“Raffi Kalenderian”, Brand New Gallery, Milan, ex. cat.
2010
“Raffi Kalenderian”, Kunst 10 Zürich, Zurich, Nov. 11 – 14, pp. 84 – 85, cat.
2010
Portraits de Collectionneurs, Tindaro Gagliano, Muro Gallery, Châtelaine, ex. cat.
2010
Raffi Kalenderian: Memoranda, text by Doug Harvey, Nieves Books, Zurich (monograph)
2009
Raffi Kalenderian, GTB, Frieze Yearbook, London
2009
Raffi Kalenderian, Burkhard Meltzer, Frieze, London, issue March, pp. 163 - 164
2008
Raffi Kalenderian at Black Dragon Society, Kerry Kugelman, Art Ltd., Los Angeles, May