Charles Porter’s drawing style is very distinctive. He layers one color after another to create a drawing that resembles geological strata. Occasionally, Charles incorporates more representational imagery of animals. Charles has worked in many mediums including painting, ceramics, illustration, and textiles.
Key Skills
• Figurative Painting: Acrylic, watercolor • Drawing: graphite, color pencil, pen, charcoal, marker
Exhibitions

2018 Open Door Collection – 1650 Watermark Animal Kingdom – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Horizons – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery 2017 Efflorescence – Franklin Park Conservatory Cardinal Health Gallery German Village Meeting Haus – Columbus, OH Open Door Collection – 1650 Watermark This Inspired That – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Masterpieces – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery All You Can Eat- Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Human- Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Are You Afraid of the Art- Open Door Art Studio & Gallery All That Glitters- Open Door Art Studio & Gallery 2016 Alladin’s Exhibition – Alladin’s Eatery America – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Are You Afraid of the Art? – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Complementary – Carnegie Gallery Frame of Mind – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery 2015 Are You Afraid of the Art?– Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Don’t Be Square – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Rock, Paper, Scissors – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery The Plot Thickens – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery This Inspired That – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery 2014 Are You Afraid of the Art? – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Big and Small Wonders – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Flora & Fauna – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Red Hot – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery 2013 Are You Afraid of the Art? – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Home – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery This Inspired That – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Small Wonders – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery 2012 Are You Afraid of the Art? – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Columbus Arts Festival – Emerging Artist – Columbus, OH Pieces of Me – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery Outside/In – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery This Inspired That – Open Door Art Studio & Gallery