• Charles Gaines

Gaines received a BA from Jersey City State College in 1966, and earned his MFA from School of Art and Design at the Rochester Institute of Technology in 1967. Since 1989, he has been full-time faculty in the School of Art at the California Institute of the Arts.

Gaines’ work has been featured in major group and solo exhibitions across the world. His works are in the collections of the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, the Museum of Modern Art, New York, the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Lentos Museum, Linz, Austria, and many others.