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Raffi Kalenderian - Artists - Miles McEnery Gallery

Raffi Kalenderian Studio, 2021, Los Angeles, CA

RAFFI KALENDERIAN (b. 1981, Los Angeles, CA) received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of California, Los Angeles, CA, and completed residencies at St. Barthélemy, French West Indies, and the Idyllwild Arts Academy, Idyllwild, CA.

Recent solo exhibitions include Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zürich, Switzerland; “Before the Moon Falls,” Vielmetter Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA; Nassima Landau Foundation, Tel Aviv, Israel; Miles McEnery Gallery, New York, NY; “Memento Vivo,” Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA; “Always in Rare Form,” Buchmann Galerie, Berlin, Germany; “Portraits,” Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zürich, Switzerland; “For the Dead,” Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA; “Green River,” Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy; “To Walk Through the Night,” Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zurich, Switzerland;  Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA; Buchmann Galerie, Berlin, Germany; “Paint Work,” Buchmann Galerie, Berlin, Germany; “Interior Life,” Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zürich, Switzerland; and “Currents, Undercurrents, and Manoeuvers,” Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects, Culver City, CA.

Recent group exhibitions include "Plants Now!" Vielmetter, Los Angeles, CA; “Dream Life,” BB&M Gallery, Seoul, South Korea;  “In the Meanwhile...Recent Acquisitions of Contemporary Art,” Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA; “Via Cafe,” Tif Sigfrids, Comer, Georgia; “20 Years Anniversary Exhibition,” Vielmetter Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA; “What is an edition, anyway?,” McEvoy Foundation for the Arts, San Francisco, CA; “Genius Loci 6,” Setareh Gallery, Düsseldorf, Germany; “To our Fellow Artists and Poets who are Confused About Which Way to Go,” Lundgren Gallery, Palma de Mallorca, Spain; “Hotel Kalifornia,” Galerie Lefebvre & Fils, Paris, France; “Whats Up New York,” LVH Art, New York, NY; “Painter’s Painters,” Saatchi Gallery, London, United Kingdom; “A Verdant Summer,” Taymour Grahne, New York, NY; “Imagine,” Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy; “Body Language,” Saatchi Gallery, London, United Kingdom; “Goldmine,” Carolyn Campagna Kleefeld Art Museum, California State University, Long Beach, CA; and “Crystal World,” Buchmann Galerie, Berlin, Germany.

His work is included in the collections of the Carolyn Campagna Kleefeld Contemporary Art Museum, California State University, Long Beach, CA; Los Angeles County Musuem of Art, Los Angeles, CA; Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, MN; and the Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA.

Kalenderian lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.