Hello all! It has been a while since an update. I would say that I have just been so busy with illustration work and I dont have time to update, but I wasnt. Just couldnt get around to it. Well here is a mini update. There is a great show on June 25th if you are around. Come check it out. The information about it is below. I do have a handfull of new paintings that I need to put up here, and also PRINTS. Yup prints. I have them, just need to set up the page. Also down the long road, Silkscreen T's, and anything else I can silkscreen. Soon.... Soon... Thanks for checking out the work. -T-
Where to find work by Travis
6/25/04 - 7/24/04 - "A Day On The Lawn" - Froden Gallery, Los Angeles, CA - Juxtapoz and Skaterade present "A Day On The Lawn", A group show featuring Christian Clayton, Rob Clayton, P-Jay Fidler, Jeff Soto, Martha Rich, Jason Holley, Kevin Christy, Max Miceli, Steve Sueoka, Julie Murphy, Travis Chatham, Jordin Isip, Gary Taxali, Mike Bonner, Ryan Wallace, Joseph Hart, Tara McPherson, Esther Pearl Watson, Mark Todd, Souther Salazar, Saelee Oh, Corey Sandelius, Melinda Beck, Jerry Montoya. Reception: 6/25, 7pm. for information call (310) 312-7012 or email email@example.com - Froden Gallery 11614 W. Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90064
6/7-8/04 - Playboy Jazz Festival Program - Hollywood Bowl - Los Angeles, CA : Portrait of Christian McBride
5/7-13/04 - LA WEEKLY - Vol 26 NO. 24 - Illustration for "Earth Daze, Prose for the planet" By: Joshuah Bearman - book review section.
3/2004 - Bloomberg Wealth Manager - March Issue - 3 illustrations for Article titled, "Picked Clean" By: Deborah L. Jacobs
1/11/04 - "Pens and Pianos" - Cinespace, Hollywood, CA - Sunday January 11th Oshkin Events is showing "Pens and Pianos", a musical drawing show. @ Cinespace 6356 Hollywood Blvd, between Ivar and Cahuenga, 2nd floor. Featuring the artists: Caroline Hwang, Daniel Peacock, Daren Wilson, Eric Jacobo, Jeff Soto, Jordon Davis, Justin Wood, Levon Jihanian, Martha Rich, PJay Fidler, Rachel Sumpter, Ryan Callis, Ryan Jacob Smith, Saelee Oh, Souther Salazar, and Travis Chatham. For more info. go to www.oshkin.com
12/17/03 - 1/14/04 - "Footprints" - Star Shoes, Hollywood, CA- Wednesday, December 17th from 8pm-11pm Oshkin Event Productions presents "Footprints" @ Star Shoes in Hollywood, 6364 Hollywood Blvd at Ivar. 50 artists have been invited to design/creatively enhance one pair of shoes(of their choice) to be installed in the display windows of Star Shoes. The Show will be on display until the 14th of January. Show includes Albert Chow, Saiman Chow, Alex Gross, Alison Taylor, Daniel Chang, David Choe, Liz McGrath, Jeff Soto, Justin Wood, Kevin Christy, Max Miceli, Paul Frank Industries, PJ Fidler, Rachell Sumpter, Rob Bellm, Steve Soeuka, Tara McPherson, Shaunna Peterson, Ryan Smith, Travis Chatham, Martha Rich, and many others! Curated by Ashley Eckenweiler. For more info check out www.oshkin.com
11/23/03 - Boston Globe - "OP-ED" Section - Illustration for article titled "In Search of The Happy Warrior" by: Ellen Goodman
10/18 -19/03 - "Affaire In The Gardens" - Beverly Hills, CA - Saturday, October 18 and Sunday, October 19, 2003 from 10am - 5pm, at Beverly Gardens Park. The free show features art by more than 200 exhibitors from around the nation, who showcase their work in photography, painting, sculpture, watercolor, mixed media, ceramics, jewelry, drawings, graphics and prints. For additional information on "Affaire in the Gardens Art Show," call (310) 550-4796 or go to www.beverlyhills.org.
10/14/03 - The Distillers - "Coral Fang"(edited cover) - Artwork for the "edited cover" - Two covers released, done by two different artists. Artwork for main cover done by: Tim Presley
10/11/03 - "Breaker Breaker" - Atlanta - Broken Wrist Project book 2 release and art event. A one night event featuring artwork, bands, djs, fashion show, and more. For more information go to www.brokenwristproject.com
Coming Soon - Prints - A handfull of paintings on this site have been printed in a limited run. Soon the site will be updated with a "store" page to purchase these prints. Stay Tuned
9/26 - 10/2 - LA WEEKLY - Vol. 25 NO. 45 - Illustration for article titled "Zen and the Art of Sherriffing" by: Steven Mikulan. To read article and see illustration follow this link.
9/20 - 21 2003 - Catalina Island Art Festival, City of Avalon - A two day event where hundreds of artists rangng from island locals to big name painters, illustrators, photographers, and sculptors display there art work. These artists are hoping to place in the annual art contest which has a jackpot of $5,000.00 split between 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. Maybe even sell a piece or two to the few thousand art enthusiasts that come out for this event. Travis will have a booth set up displaying some of his paintings and selling his prints. For more information on the two day event go to Catalina Art Festival. If there is something you want to know about Catalina, go to the Catalina Island website.
9/13/03 - 9/29/03 - "The Hello Show" - Treehouse Gallery - Saturday, September 13, 2003 Broken Wrist Project Presents "The Hello Show" - Featuring artwork from Broken Wrist Artists: Ryan Jacob Smith, Arthur Giron Jr. Ashley Macomber, Travis Chatham, Zen Sekizawa & Mike Piscitelli. There will also be some artwork from other BWP artists from earlier shows. Live music from UKEFINK. Opening Reception: 6pm - 12pm @ 2345 E Olympic Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90021 For more info. #(213) 673-4727 or www.thgallery.com and www.brokenwristproject.com
9/2003 - Bloomberg Wealth Manager - Sept. issue - 3 illustrations for Article titled, "Extract Science" By Deborah L. Jacobs. Magazine also features illustrations from fellow art pal Rachell Sumpter.
8/1/2003 - Wall Street Journal - "Weekend Journal" - Book Review Section - Illustration for review of book titled "After The Ball" by: Patricia Beard
Here is a link for the "Dome Piece" show.(Look below for the show info.) Site has pictures of the hats and opening night. "Dome Piece Link"
7/18/2003 - Broken Wrist Project Book #2 Release Party - @ - The Abbey - 2825 5th ave. Downtown San Diego, CA. - Group show of BWP artists coinciding with the San Diego Comicon. Check http://www.brokenwristproject.com or http://ninthlink.com/artifact03/ - for more info.
7/2003 - Interview Magazine - July "Fireworks Issue" - Illustration for "Food Column" section.
7/3/2003 - 8/3/2003 - "Feathered Friends" - Motel Gallery - A group show of friends with pieces about birds. Featuring the work of: Bwana Spoons, Jen Corace, Phoebe Lopes, Kalah Allen, Megan Kelley, Rachell Sumpter, Muffie White, Maya Raye, Brad Adkins, Geneva Hiner, Stu, lenny, Kate Towers, Krystal South, Ryan Bubnis, Josh Petker, Bruce Orr, Aaron Reinier, Mikey McKennedy, Natalie Novak, Saelee Oh, Souther Salazar, Meredith Butner, Daniel Chang, Martha Rich, Oksana Badrak, Shannon Bushnell, Michele Rainier, Caroline Hwang, Jason Holley, Lisa Wagner Holley, Justin Hawkins, Mike Shaub, Trish Grantham, Aaron Hoskins, Becca, Daniel Osborne, Shannon Buck, Wesley Younie, Frieda Clayton, Sarah Anderson, Jason Sturgill, James Boulton, Melody, Owen, Christopher Buckingham, Paul Green, Paige Saez, Nathan Sea Burke, Ali Taylor, Christine Shields, Elizabeth McGrath, Kari Merkl, Nova Bartlett, Lisa, Ryan Jacob Smith, Patrick Fong, Donovan Fong, Kozyndan, Fawn Gehweiler, Rachel Salomon, Evan Harris, Adam Janes, Jen Kruch, Tracy Timmins, Jeff Soto, Shaunna Peterson, Maxx, Matthew Armbrust, Amy Ruppel, Travis Chatham, Adrian Gaut, Johnne Eschleman, Coco Corral, Gil, Justin Wood, Laura Sumpter, Jane Mount, Lindsay Arnold, Bill Farroux, Helen Kim, Michelle Kline, Liz Haley, Cameron Tiede, Chandra Bocci, Jordan Crane. Opening reception july 3, 2003 7p to 10p motel 19 nw 5th avenue, (between 5th & 6th) suite c portland, OR 97209, Any questions - call 503.222.6699
6/14/2003 - 6/15/2003 - 25th Anniversary Playboy Jazz Festival Program - Hollywood Bowl - Los Angeles, California: Portraits of Poncho Sanchez and James Moody. Program is filled with portraits by various illustrators like Oksana Badrak, Maria Castro, Risko, and many more.
5/17/2003 - 5/30/2003 - ³FAME / INFAMY² - ART COALITION GALLERY MAY 2003 Featured Art: Group Art Exhibition of celebrity portraits and commentaries on Fame and Infamy. Opening Reception and party: Saturday May 17th, 1pm-8pm Exhibition runs through May 30th This exhibition coincides with the North Hollywood Theatre And Arts Festival scheduled for May 17th and 18th. The Art Coalition Gallery May 2003 5227 Lankershim Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91601 www.artcoalition.com
5/17/2003 - 6/17/2003 - "DOME PIECE" - Objex Art Space -100 artists and designers from the U.S. and Canada are creating original pieces on mesh baseaball hats. Featuring the work of: Francesco LoCastro, R. Grimes, David LEBO Lebatard, Brian Sensebe, Karelle Levy, ZZZZZZ, Type Stereo/Miami Crew, Mecs, Delv, Freek, Ultra Books ||||, Shawn Wolfe, Ryan Simmons Ferrell (the Wheelbarrow), Roy Miranda, Neil Burke (vermiform records), Cicero Deguzman Jr., Adam Reitz, Thesis, David Choe, Jeff Soto, Travis Chatham, Justin Wood, Rob Bellm, Ryan Smith, Rachell Sumpter, Justin Krietmeyer, Martha Rich, Daniel Chang, Paul Urich, Brett Chritchlow, Chris Duncan, Ron Chatman, Pat Haley, BASK, Clay Montgomery, Dustin Jones, Sam Belinski, Noah Frechette, Amy Frederick, Gizelle Digal, Tiffany Bozic, Psynner, Jason Goodman, David Grey, Scott Knetch aka BIGFOOT, John Orth, Satchel Raye, Kassia Cook, Kari Byron, Henry Lewis, Diego Mannino, Sean Greene, Andrew Paynter, Daniel P, Jay Giroux, Tim Warner, Brandon Dunlap, Jim Houser, Rebecca Westcott, Jose Gomez, Ky Baker, Sever, Hense, Rich Arbitelle, Seven, Jaz One, Lern One, Merten, Ben Loiz, HERSK, Friends With You, Mi©a808, Esto, Totem, Eli Gesher, Renee Loiz, Sain, Daks, Ekipo, Race One, Masveo, Rel One, Ceaze One, Chillski, Joe Brooks, Gabe Morford, Cardiac Design, YoYo, Kastbuilt, Keen One, and many more... OBJEX ARTSPACE, 500 NW 24th Street, F (Upstairs), Miami, FL 33127 # | 305.576.6551 www.objexartspace.com
4/12/2003-4/30/2003 - "MEAN STREETS" - @ ART COALITION GALLERY APRIL 2003 Group Art Exhibition "Mean Streets" Art influenced by Graffiti and City Streets Opening reception and party Saturday April 12th 4pm-10pm FEATURED ARTISTS: MEAR € ADAM STRANGE € TRAVIS CHATHAM € BOBBY DORAN € SHAYNA COHEN € DRAY € MANUAL SANCHES € LOGAN HICKS / WORKHORSE € MATT ERHMANN € MISHACO € KROWE € OZZIE ROSALES € CIFU € CHARLENE ROTH € KEVIN GERMAN € DOVER € MERS ONE / CBS € IRVING € CHARLIE MOREY € CARLOS VERA € JASON van WINKLE € KAY CONWAY € SHAWN PAUL HAGA € EDITH ABEYTA € L.CROSKEY € PATRICK ICON € ANNA DEVIA € AMY DAVIS ROTH THE ART COALITION GALLERY 5227 Lankershim Blvd. NoHo CA 91601 FOR MORE info call: 818 506-0938 or go to www.artcoalition.com
3/2003 - CMYK Magazine - #21 - Artwork featured on cover and inside magazine. www.cmykmag.com
3/14 - 4/18/2003 - Solo Show @ The Wine Room - 16 Technology Drive Suite 163, Irvine, CA. (949) 585-WINE www.wineroom.com presented by Square Blue Gallery www.squareblueart.com Opening night is Friday 3/14 from 5pm - till about 10pm. Specialty wine will be provided by THE WINE ROOM.
3/2003 - Worth Magazine - March 2003 - "Inheritance Issue" - Illustration for article "Don't Cry For Me Silicon Valley". To see illustration with the article click here.
1/13/2003-1/16/2003 - "Art Again" Creativve Arts Group, 108 N. Baldwin Ave., Sierra Madre, CA 91024 www.creativeartsgroup.org "Art Again" is a show containing artwork with a recycling theme. Along with many local artists, Travis has one piece in this show.
1/12/2003 - www.antipodawear.com - Added to the global artist community featuring artists from all over the world. A great site to see some fantastic artwork.
12/13/2002 - Entertainment Weekly - Issue #686 (Julianne moore on cover )- "Listen 2 This" - A music review section for subscribers only. Travis did an illustration for the review of the Beth Gibbons ( lead singer of "PortisHead" ) and Rustin Man a.k.a. Paul Webb ( Ex -"Talk Talk" bassist ) album titled "Out of Season" from ( Go Beat ) records. to see the illustration with the review click here. Oksana Badrak also did an illustration for the "Listen 2 This" section.
4/5/2003-5/18/2003 - "ROBOTS HAVE FEELINGS TOO" - A group art show at Culture Cache Gallery, San Francisco, CA. Curated by Jeff Soto. Artists include: Adam Janes, Albert Carranza, Albert Chow, Alex Gross, Alison Taylor, Brian M. Viveros, Calef Brown, Cameron Tiede, Caroline Hwang, Chris Bishop, Christian Clayton, Dalek, Daniel Chang, Dave Cooper, David Choe, E-Dog, Gary Baseman, Gary Taxali, James Fish, Jason Holley, Jeff Ribaudo, Jeff Soto, JohnPaul, Jon Chase, Jonathan Wayshack, Jonathan Weiner, Jordan Crane, Jordin Isip, Justin Wood, Justin Krietinmeyer, Kevin Christy, Lance, Levon Jihanian, Man One, Maria Castro, Maria Rendon, Mark Miller, Mars, Martha Rich, Matt Leines, Max Miceli, Maxx, Mayan Escalante, Melinda Beck, Nik Daum, Oksana Badrak, Omar Lee, PJay Fidler, Poor Al, Rachel Sumpter, Regino Gonzalez, Rob Clayton, Robert Bellm, Ryan Sanchez, Ryan Smith, Saiman Chow, Saelee Oh, Shaunna Peterson, Souther Salazar, Sunny Buick, Tara McPherson, Travis Chatham. Culture Cache Gallery 1800 Bryant St. #104 7. On the corner of 17th St. San Francisco, CA 94110 8. 415-626-7776 www.culturecache.com www.robotshavefeelings.com
9/21-22/2002 - Catalina Island Art Festival, City of Avalon - A two day event where hundreds of artists rangng from island locals to big name painters, illustrators, and sculptors display there art work. These artists are hoping to place in the annual art contest which has a jackpot of $5,000.00 split between 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. Maybe even sell a piece or two to the few thousand art enthusiasts that come out for this event. Travis will have a booth set up displaying some of his paintings and also have his "American Flamingos" there for sale too. For more information on the two day event go to Catalina Art Festival. If there is something you want to know about Catalina, go to the Catalina Island website.
9/12/2002 - La Canada Valley Sun, Vol. 57, No. 37, "Applause" section, Cover story by: Peter Day - "Local artist creates unique patriotic statement: star spangled flamingos". Article on Travis's "American Flamingos" and the story behind them. Also mentions show @ Higley's coffee house. HERE IS THE STORY Photos from the story are only in the paper.
8/27/2002 - 9/27/ 2002- Higleys Coffee House, 714 Foothill Blvd, La Canada Flintridge, California 91011 phone# 818-952-3137. A solo show of about 15-20 pieces including drawings and paintings.
July 2002 - Fishwrap #2-"Sickness." Fishwrap is a Los Angeles County magazine featuring local artists and writers. Travis is a featured artist and writer in this issue.
6/15/2002. - Playboy Jazz Festival Program, Travis produced an illustration/portrait of the musician Arturo Sandoval. Other noted artist in the Program are....Oksana Badrak, Maria Castro, Risko and more.