Charo Oquet

Dominican Republic  • 1952

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Charo Oquet is a Miami-based artist that uses painting, installation, performance, photography and film, among other media, to investigate issues of the displacement, identity, migration, gender, or sociopolitical and cultural issues and to document and reflect on issues of de-colonial aesthesis and the role of contemporary culture in a global reality. Her work is a subjective observation by someone who is concerned with her surroundings and the culture she left behind.

Her interdisciplinary work has been extensively exhibited internationally and has been well-reviewed by art critics and recognized by scholars in books and other publications. In addition to reviews in the Miami Herald, Atlantica Art Journal, African Arts, Art in America, Art Nexus, and Art New Zealand, among others, Antonio Zaya Publisher produced and distributed a book of her work, Charo Oquet – Lo Que Ve La Sirena (2002). Her work is also included in such books and catalogs as New Hoodoo - Art of a Forgotten Faith (2008), Files by Octavio Zaya, Miami Contemporary Artists New Zealand's National Museum Te Papa Calendar 2009, Dominican Contemporary Artists, and Supermix.

Oquet has had numerous solo exhibitions in Museums and galleries around the world such as the Bass Museum, Miami Beach; Casal Solleric, Palma de Mallorca, Convento de Santo Domingo, Lanzarote, Canary Islands, Spain ( curated by Antonio Zaya) and Oquet’s work has been included in numerous international exhibitions. Oquet’s work is in several museum collections such as the Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art, Frost Art Museum, Florida International University, Miami, FL; CAAM, Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno, Word Bank, Las Palmas de Gran Canarias, Spain; Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach, Florida; New Zealand National Museum, Wellington, N.Z.; Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt, New Zealand; Govett-Brewter Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand; Foresight Collection, Auckland, New Zealand; Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Wellington, New Zealand; Gulf & Western Americas Corp., New York; Museo de las Casas Reales, Dominican Republic and Museo del Arte Moderno, Dominican Republic.


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Sculpture

Untitled XXXXXIV, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXXXIV

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 8.5 x 8 x 8 inch

$950

Untitled XXXVI, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXVI

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 9 x 8 x 7 inch

$900

Wall Sculpture Untitled XXVI. Set of 10  Glazed and enamel ceramic discs, Charo Oquet

Wall Sculpture Untitled XXVI. Set of 10 Glazed and enamel ceramic discs

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 25 x 23 x 1 inch

$1,000

Untitled XXXXXIII, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXXXIII

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 21 x 13 x 6 inch

$650

Wall sculpture, Untitled XXIV. Set of 14 Glazed and enamel Ceramic Discs, Charo Oquet

Wall sculpture, Untitled XXIV. Set of 14 Glazed and enamel Ceramic Discs

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 27 x 23.5 x 1.2 inch

$1,500

Untitled XXXXIII, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXXIII

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 13 x 10 x 4 inch

$700

Wall Sculpture, Untitled XXIII. Set of 14 Glazed and enamel Ceramic Discs, Charo Oquet

Wall Sculpture, Untitled XXIII. Set of 14 Glazed and enamel Ceramic Discs

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 27.5 x 24.5 x 1.2 inch

$1,500

Wall Sculpture. Untitled XXII. Set of 13 Glazed ceramic and enamel discs, Charo Oquet

Wall Sculpture. Untitled XXII. Set of 13 Glazed ceramic and enamel discs

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 24.5 x 24 x 1.2 inch

$1,500

Untitled XXVII. Glazed ceramic sculpture, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXVII. Glazed ceramic sculpture

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 13.5 x 13.5 x 4 inch

$1,000

Untitled XXXIII. Glazed ceramic sculpture, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXIII. Glazed ceramic sculpture

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 9 x 4 x 5 inch

$700

Untitled XXI, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXI

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 18.5 x 14 x 14 inch

$4,000

It’s a Party, Charo Oquet

It’s a Party

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 16 x 15.5 x 14 inch

$5,000

Untitled XIX, Charo Oquet

Untitled XIX

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 17 x 13 x 13 inch

$4,000

Colored flowers, Charo Oquet

Colored flowers

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 18 x 14 x 14 inch

$5,000

Untitled XV, Charo Oquet

Untitled XV

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 17 x 13 x 13 inch

$4,000

Untitled XVI, Charo Oquet

Untitled XVI

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 21 x 15 x 15 inch

$5,000

Blue and Yellow. Glazed ceramic sculpture, Charo Oquet

Blue and Yellow. Glazed ceramic sculpture

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 17 x 14 x 19 inch

$5,000

Untitled IX. Glazed ceramic sculpture, Charo Oquet

Untitled IX. Glazed ceramic sculpture

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 18 x 13 x 13 inch

$4,000

Untitled VII. Glazed ceramic sculpture, Charo Oquet

Untitled VII. Glazed ceramic sculpture

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 17 x 13 x 13 inch

$4,000

Untitled XII. Glazed ceramic sculpture, Charo Oquet

Untitled XII. Glazed ceramic sculpture

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 14 x 15 x 14 inch

$4,000

Yellow Flowers. Glazed ceramic sculpture, Charo Oquet

Yellow Flowers. Glazed ceramic sculpture

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 18 x 19 x 19 inch

$4,000

Untitled III. Glazed ceramic sculpture, Charo Oquet

Untitled III. Glazed ceramic sculpture

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 18 x 16 x 16 inch

$4,000

Every which way, Charo Oquet

Every which way

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 6.5 x 6 x 4.5 inch

$400

Untitled XXXV, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXV

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 9.5 x 9.5 x 9.5 inch

$450

Untitled XXXVIII, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXVIII

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 9 x 5 x 9 inch

$600

Untitled XXXIX, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXIX

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 9.5 x 7 x 4 inch

$600

Untitled XXVIII, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXVIII

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 5 x 3.5 x 3.5 inch

$150

Untitled XXXIV, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXIV

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 5.5 x 5 x 5 inch

$450

Untitled XXX, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXX

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 4.5 x 6.5 x 7 inch

$400

Untitled XXXI, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXI

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 5.5 x 7.25 x 6 inch

$400

Untitled I. Glazed ceramic sculpture, Charo Oquet

Untitled I. Glazed ceramic sculpture

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 22 x 12 x 12 inch

$7,000

Untitled XXXXVII, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXXVII

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 18 x 13 x 4 inch

$700

Untitled XXXXVIII, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXXVIII

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 13 x 15 x 7 inch

$700

Green twirls flowers. Glazed ceramic sculpture, Charo Oquet

Green twirls flowers. Glazed ceramic sculpture

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 18 x 16 x 14 inch

$5,000

Untitled XXXXXII, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXXXII

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 16 x 8 x 4 inch

$600

Untitled XXXXX, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXXX

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 18 x 15 x 5 inch

$500

Untitled XXXXIX, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXXIX

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 10 x 6 x 3.5 inch

$400

Untitled XXXXVI, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXXVI

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 12 x 10 x 4 inch

$500

Untitled XXXXV, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXXV

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 14.5 x 8 x 8 inch

$600

Untitled XXXXII, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXXII

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 12.5 x 9.5 x 5 inch

$500

Untitled XXXIX, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXIX

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 12 x 11 x 5 inch

$500

Untitled XXXXI, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXXXI

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 8.5 x 10 x 3.5 inch

$600

Untitled XXV, Charo Oquet

Untitled XXV

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 25 x 23 x 1 inch

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Untitled XVIII. Glazed ceramic sculpture, Charo Oquet

Untitled XVIII. Glazed ceramic sculpture

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 18 x 12 x 12 inch

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Untitled VIII. Glazed ceramic sculpture, Charo Oquet

Untitled VIII. Glazed ceramic sculpture

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 23 x 13 x 23 inch

Sold

Untitled XI. Glazed ceramic sculpture, Charo Oquet

Untitled XI. Glazed ceramic sculpture

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 28 x 14 x 28 inch

Sold

Untitled V, Charo Oquet

Untitled V

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 21.5 x 12 x 12 inch

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Untitled IV. Glazed ceramic sculpture, Charo Oquet

Untitled IV. Glazed ceramic sculpture

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 21.5 x 13.5 x 13.5 inch

Sold

Untitled II. Glazed ceramic sculpture, Charo Oquet

Untitled II. Glazed ceramic sculpture

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 21.5 x 13 x 13 inch

Sold

Untitled XIII, Charo Oquet

Untitled XIII

Charo Oquet

Sculpture - 25 x 13 x 13 inch

Sold

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Who is the artist?

Charo Oquet is a Miami-based artist that uses painting, installation, performance, photography and film, among other media, to investigate issues of the displacement, identity, migration, gender, or sociopolitical and cultural issues and to document and reflect on issues of de-colonial aesthesis and the role of contemporary culture in a global reality. Her work is a subjective observation by someone who is concerned with her surroundings and the culture she left behind.

Her interdisciplinary work has been extensively exhibited internationally and has been well-reviewed by art critics and recognized by scholars in books and other publications. In addition to reviews in the Miami Herald, Atlantica Art Journal, African Arts, Art in America, Art Nexus, and Art New Zealand, among others, Antonio Zaya Publisher produced and distributed a book of her work, Charo Oquet – Lo Que Ve La Sirena (2002). Her work is also included in such books and catalogs as New Hoodoo - Art of a Forgotten Faith (2008), Files by Octavio Zaya, Miami Contemporary Artists New Zealand's National Museum Te Papa Calendar 2009, Dominican Contemporary Artists, and Supermix.

Oquet has had numerous solo exhibitions in Museums and galleries around the world such as the Bass Museum, Miami Beach; Casal Solleric, Palma de Mallorca, Convento de Santo Domingo, Lanzarote, Canary Islands, Spain ( curated by Antonio Zaya) and Oquet’s work has been included in numerous international exhibitions. Oquet’s work is in several museum collections such as the Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art, Frost Art Museum, Florida International University, Miami, FL; CAAM, Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno, Word Bank, Las Palmas de Gran Canarias, Spain; Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach, Florida; New Zealand National Museum, Wellington, N.Z.; Dowse Art Museum, Lower Hutt, New Zealand; Govett-Brewter Art Gallery, New Plymouth, New Zealand; Foresight Collection, Auckland, New Zealand; Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Wellington, New Zealand; Gulf & Western Americas Corp., New York; Museo de las Casas Reales, Dominican Republic and Museo del Arte Moderno, Dominican Republic.

What is Charo Oquet’s artistic movement?

The artistic movements of the artists are: Stunning Sculptures

When was Charo Oquet born?

The year of birth of the artist is: 1952