Education

1981-83: M.F.A., University of Houston, Houston, TX
1968-69: B.A., Queens College, Charlotte, NC
1967-68: Institut fur Europaische Studien, Vienna, Austria
1965-67: Queens College, Charlotte, NC
 

Teaching

1986-87: Alfred C. Glassell, Jr., School of Art, Houston, TX
1984-86: High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, Houston, TX
1981-83: University of Houston, Houston, TX
 

Current and Upcoming Exhibitions, Commissions and Events

2015: Art in Architecture Award, GSA, Interior of Port of Entry, Columbus, NM.
2014: Stage set design for Fire Island Opera Festival, The Protagonist
2013: Stage set design for Fire Island Opera Festival, The Enchanted Tree
2013-present: CREATING A LIVING LEGACY, grant from Joan Mitchell Foundation, DiverseWorks and Studio One
2013: Commissioned Permanent Art Installation for Dimensional Funds, LLC, Austin, TX and San Diego, CA
2011-present: “Alive-nesses: Proposal for Adaptation”, High Line, New York City, NY
 

Selected Solo Exhibitions, Installations, Stage Design and Public Art

2015: Art in Architecture Award, GSA, Interior of Port of Entry, Columbus, NM.
2014: Stage set design for Fire Island Opera Festival, The Protagonist
2013: Stage set design for Fire Island Opera Festival, The Enchanted Tree
2013: Commissioned Permanent Public Art Installation for Dimensional Funds, LLC, Austin, TX and San Diego, CA
2011-present: “Alive-nesses: Proposal for Adaptation”, High Line, New York City, NY
2011: “The Figure Is Always Ground”, Marfa Book Company, Marfa Texas
 “paraMuseum: London”, Dimensional Funds, London, England
 “paraMuseum: Austin”, Dimensional Funds, Austin, Texas
“Indirections”, Installation in Private Collection, New York City
2010: “Taxonomy of Unusual Events on the Mountain”, Moody Gallery, Houston, TX
“Watcher: Strategies for Art, Observation and Adaptation,” Yaddo Residency, Saratoga Springs, NY
“paraMuseum: Environmental Exigencies”, Rice University, Houston, TX
2008: “Slight Disturbances”, Moody Gallery, Houston, TX
2005: “Canyon Series”, Galveston Arts Center, Galveston, TX; Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX
2004: “DAY 1, AFTERNOON:  canyon, cloud, conifer, constellation, creek”, Moody Gallery, Houston, TX
“Notebooks”, Adair Margo Gallery, El Paso, TX
“Day 1, Evening,” Lynn Goode Gallery, Marfa, TX
2003: “Day 1, Afternoon,” Lynn Goode Gallery, Marfa, TX
2001: “Recent Paintings”, Moody Gallery, Houston, TX
“Recent Paintings”, Adair Margo Gallery, El Paso, TX
2000: “Where Time Dwells”, The Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX
“Charles Mary Kubricht: New Work Marfa”, The Gallery at Marfa Book Co., Marfa, TX
1999: “Determining Distances of Stars”, Moody Gallery, Houston, TX
1998: “Charles Mary Kubricht”, Eugene Binder, Long Island City, NY          
1997: “Recent Work,” Lynn Goode Gallery, Houston, TX
“Charles Mary Kubricht, Matrix Series”, The Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX
“The Color of Water”, Adair Margo Gallery, El Paso, TX
1995: “Soundless Journey”, Lynn Goode Gallery, Houston, TX
“Charles Mary Kubricht: Recent Painting”, Gene Binder, Dallas, TX
1993: “A Place for My Affections”, Adair Margo Gallery, El Paso,  TX
1991: “Longing and Forgiveness”, Harris Gallery, Houston, TX
1990: Harris Gallery, Houston, TX
1989: River Cafe, Houston, TX
1985: Hadler/Rodriguez Gallery, Houston, TX

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2009: “The Grand Canyon: From Dream to Icon”, Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX
2008: “Thrive”, DiverseWorks, Houston, TX
“Learning by Doing”, Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, TX
““Time is of the Essence: Contemporary Landscape Art”, Asheville Museum of Art, Asheville, NC
2007: “Looking West”, Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX
2006: “Texas 100: Selection for the El Paso Museum of Art,” El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, TX
“Grand Canyon: From Dream to Icon, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
“Selections,” South Texas Museum of Art, Corpus Christi, TX
“Less is More”, Williams Tower Gallery, Houston, Texas
2005: “Women Diversified,” El Paso Museum of Art, Avant Studio and Gallery, El Paso
“Twenty Artists for Twenty Years”, Adair Margo Gallery, El Paso, Texas
“Carrington Gallery, Ltd. Presents The Artists of Adair Margo Gallery”, Carrington Gallery Ltd., San Antonio, TX
“The Natural World”, Beeville Art Museum, Beeville, TX
“Color/Pattern/Grid:  Selectionsfrom the Austin Museum of Art and Austin Collections”, Austin         Museum of Art, Austin, TX
2004: “Perspectives @ 25:  A Quarter Century of New Art in Houston”, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX
“A Marfa Way of Seeing:  Recent Paintings by Charles Mary Kubricht and Michael Roch”,
Landmark Arts, Texas Tech School of Art, Lubbock, TX
2003: “Beth Israel Juried Art 2003”, Margolis Gallery, Congregation Beth Israel, Houston, TX
“The Grid:  Unlocked”, Four Walls, Fort Worth, TX, Curator:  Janet Tyson
2002: “People, Places & Things: Selections from the Permanent Collection”, Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX
“Hard Core”, Galveston Arts Center, Galveston, TX
2001: “Our Crowd Collects”, Margolis Gallery, Congregation Beth Israel, Houston, Texas
2000: “25 Years”, Moody Gallery, Houston, TX
“Made You Look!”, Austin Museum of Art - Laguna Gloria, Austin, TX
1999: “eXquisite Corpse”, Lawndale Art & Performance Center, Houston, TX
“Summer Mixer”, Wells Fargo Plaza, Lobby Gallery , Houston, TX
“Hot Spots: Los Angeles, Houston, Miami”, Weatherspoon Art Gallery,  University of North Carolina,  Greensboro,  NC, Pittsburg Center for the Arts, Pittsburg, PA,  Curator:  Dana Friis-Hansen (catalogue)
1998: “Blurred Boundaries”, in conjunction with FotoFest, Winter Street Art Center, Houston, TX                   
“In Situ: Responses from Charles Mary Kubricht and Ann Stautberg”, The Glassell School of Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
1997: “The Last Picture Show”, Lynn Goode Gallery, Houston, TX
“The Best of Houston Printmakers”, Museum of Printing History, Houston, TX
1996: “Texas Art for Russia/Russian Art for Texas”, Art League of Houston, Houston, TX
“Cerling Etching Studio: First 5 Years”, Transco Tower, Houston, TX
“Cerling Etching Studio: First 5 Years”, Galveston Arts Center, Galveston, TX
“Glimpses of Eden”, Adair Margo Gallery, El Paso, TX
“Interplay: Celebrating Pablo Neruda and His Poetry”, Slover McCutcheon Gallery, Houston, TX
“Inprint”, Barbara Davis Gallery, Pennzoil Place, Houston, TX
1995: “Inner Journey”, Barbara Davis Gallery, Houston, TX, Curator: Dan Allison
“Art in Embassies Program”, American Embassy, Tirana, Albania
“Texas Art for Russia”, American Consulate, Yekaterinburg, Russia and American Embassy, Moscow
Curator: Frank Williams
“Opening the Border: Landscapes of Texas and Mexico”, Park Royale, Houston, TX
1994: “Private Identity and Public Conscience”, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston TX
Curator: Alison de Lima Greene
“Permanent Collection/Contemporary Loans”, Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX
“Romancing the Land”, Galveston Arts Center, Galveston, TX
“Landscape Without Figures”, Hooks-Epstein Gallery, Houston, TX, Curator: David Brauer
1993: “Texas Biennial Exhibition”, Texas State Fair Grounds, Dallas, TX, jurors: Chris Cowden, Benito Huerta, Al Harris, and Marti Mayo (catalogue)
“Texas Contemporary: Acquisitions of the 90's”, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
“Seeing the Forest Through the Trees”, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX
“Lawndale Live”, Lawndale Art and Performance Center, Houston, TX
“Scenic Allegories”, Lawndale Art and Performance Center, Houston, TX
“Exploring Scale in Contemporary Art”, Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, TX
“Dreams and Imaginations”, Transco Art Gallery, Houston, TX
1992: “Houston Area Exhibition”, Blaffer Gallery, University of Houston, Houston, TX
“Summer Show”, Adair Margo Gallery, El Paso, TX
Faculty Invitational, College of the Mainland, Texas City, TX
1991: Faculty Show, Alfred C. Glassell School of Art, Houston, TX
Invitational Still Life Exhibition, Galveston Art Center, Galveston, TX
1989: “The Garden”, Harris Gallery, Houston, TX
“Texas Art Celebration '89”, Assistance League of Houston, Houston, TX
“Large Scale/Small Scale”, Rice University, Houston, TX
1987: Galveston Art League, Galveston, TX
1986: “Texas Art Celebration '86”, Assistance League of Houston, Houston, TX
Lamar University, Beaumont, TX
“Amnesty International Show”, Diverse Works, Houston, TX
1985: “1985 Show-Self-Images”, Midtown Art Center, Houston, TX
“Houston Drawing”, Alfred C. Glassell, Jr., School of Art, Houston, TX
“Then . . . and Now”, Lawndale Annex, University of Houston, Houston, TX
1984: “Houston Figurative Art”, College of the Mainland, Texas City, TX
Hadler/Rodriquez Gallery, Houston, TX
“Core B”, Alfred C. Glassell, Jr., School of Art, Houston, TX
Untitled Two-person Show, High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, Houston, TX
1983: “All on Paper '83”, AAO Gallery, Buffalo, NY
“Dedication '83: Philadelphia/Houston”, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA
Firehouse Gallery, Houston, TX
“In Black and White”, Hadler/Rodriguez Gallery, Houston, TX
“Eleven in a Row”, Lawndale Annex, University of Houston, Houston, TX
“Eleven Artists”, Blaffer Gallery, University of Houston, Houston, TX
“Synergy '83”, Alfred C. Glassell, Jr., School of Art, Houston, TX; sponsored by the Arts Symposium of  Houston
1982: “Exchanges”, Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD; in cooperation with the University of Houston and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago
“The 1982 Student Exhibition”, Blaffer Gallery, University of Houston, Houston, TX
“Synergy '82”, Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. School of Art, Houston, TX
“Untitled”, Lawndale Annex, University of Houston, Houston, TX
1981: “The 1981 Student Exhibition”, Blaffer Gallery, University of Houston, Houston, TX
“Faculty Exhibition”, Blaffer Gallery, University of Houston, Houston, TX
“Presentation of University of Houston Student Work”, Lawndale Annex, University of Houston, Houston, TX
1975: Exhibition of Contemporary Work by Women Artists in celebration of
International Women's Year, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX

 

Artist-in-Residency

2010: Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, New York
1983-84: Core Fellow, Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. School of Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
 

Selected Lectures and Community Activities

2012: "The Intersection of Camouflage and Art", High Line and Friends of the High Line, New York, NY
2006: Artist's Eye, Lecture on Max Ernst, Menil Collection
1994-95: Board of Directors, Friends of Art, University of Houston, Houston, TX
1992-95: Board of Directors, Diverse Works, Houston, TX
 

Awards

2013: CREATING A LIVING LEGACY grant, Joan Mitchell Foundation, NY, NY and DIVERSEWORKS, Houston, TX
2010: GSA Art in Architecture Commission
1999: “Artist Fellowship Award”, Cultural Arts Council of Houston, Houston, TX
1995: “Wayfinding Project”, Cultural Arts Council of Houston and Houston Downtown Management Corporation, Houston, TX
1994: Cultural Arts Council of Houston, Creative Artist's Program: Artist’s Project, Houston, TX
“Garden-Park Project”, Interfaith Ministries, Funded through a grant from the Cultural Arts Council of Houston, Houston, TX
1993: Cultural Arts Council of Houston, Creative Artist's Program: Artist’s Award Grant, Houston, TX
1989: Super Canvas II, "Eskimo Painting II," reproduced as a roadside billboard and exhibited at various locations along Houston's roadways for six months.
1983: Juror's Award, "All on Paper '83", AAO Gallery, Buffalo, NY
1983: First Prize "Synergy '83," Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. School of Art, Houston, TX. Sponsored by the Arts  Symposium of Houston
 

Public & Corporate Collections

High Line, New York, NY
Rice University, Houston, TX
Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX
The University of Houston, Houston, TX
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
The El Paso Museum, El Paso, TX
The Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX
Dimensional Funds, LLC, London, England, Austin, TX
Terra Pro Marketing Services, Inc., Houston, TX
BP Exploration, Inc., Houston, TX
Cooper Industries, Houston, TX
Crowley, Marks & Douglas, Houston, TX
Northern Trust Bank, Dallas, TX
United States District Court, Private Chambers of the Honorable Vanessa Gilmore, Houston, TX
Dynegy, Houston, TX
Hillwood Properties, Ft. Worth, TX
 

Selected Catalogues

Perspectives @ 25:  A Quarter Century of New Art in Houston, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, 2004, catalogue to exhibition, p. 106.
Greene, Alison de Lima, Texas: 150 Selections from the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Texas, 2000.
Howard, Richard, Charles Mary Kubricht: Where Time Dwells, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, Texas, 2000.
Olson, Valerie Loupe, In Situ  Responses from Charles Mary Kubricht and Ann Stautberg, The Glassell School of Art, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston, Texas, 1998.
Brauer, David, Charles Mary Kubricht: Landscapes of Time, Charles Mary Kubricht: Soundless Journey, Lynn Goode Gallery, Houston, Texas, 1995.
Binder, Eugene and Moody, Tom, Charles Mary Kubricht: Recent Painting, Eugene Binder Gallery, Dallas, Texas, 1994.
Ranta, Rachel, Scenic Allegories: Donald Calledare, Charles Mary Kubricht, Jeri Moore, Lawndale Art and Performance Center, Houston, Texas, 1993.
 

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