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ginger stiv peel
watercolor pencil, crayon on mylar
67” x 42”
2014
cut-off
watercolor pencil, crayon, spray paint on mylar
68.5” x 42”
2014
blue-faced jimi
watercolor pencil, crayon on mylar.
73” x 42”
2014
recliner (in progress)
watercolor pencil on mylar
42" x 63"
2014
out, revisited
watercolor pencil on mylar
2014
office chair (removed)
watercolor pencil on mylar
73" x 42"
2014
star-spangled cary
watercolor pencil on mylar
61" x 42"
2013
read-head plaid mantilla
watercolor pencil on mylar
58.5" x 36"
2013
gingham boxer
watercolor pencil on mylar
63" x 42"
2013
global dandyism
watercolor pencil on mylar
70" x 42"
2013
reacher, revisited
watercolor pencil on mylar
63" x 42"
2013
reacher
watecolor pencil on mylar
63" x 42"
2012
tinchy klimt
watercolor pencil on mylar
61" x 42"
2011
portrait (pink beak)
watercolor pencil on mylar
36" x 34"
2011
blackface rod
watercolor pencil on mylar
55" x 36"
2011
red head (shift)
watercolor pencil on mylar
58.5" x 36".
2011
marines
watercolor pencil on mylar
55.5" x 36"
2011
vestigial velasquez
watercolor pencil on mylar
40" x 38"
2011
grinder
watercolor pencil on mylar
36" x 37"
2011
wolf
watercolor pencil on mylar
36" x 57"
2011
bed (red face)
watercolor pencil on mylar
36" x 57"
2010
black couch
watercolor pencil on mylar
36" x 60"
2010
pet
watercolor pencil on mylar
2010
hotel room
watercolor pencil on mylar
2008
couple
watercolor pencil on mylar
2008
bathroom (peach)
watercolor pencil on mylar
2008
reckoning (red circle)
watercolor pencil on mylar
2008
frat kiss (studio practice)
watercolor pencil on mylar
2008
jets
watercolor pencil on mylar
2008
ghost (41)
watercolor pencil on mylar
2008
lifted
watercolor pencil on mylar
2007
office chair
watercolor pencil on mylar
2006
jam
watercolor pencil on mylar
2006
boys in the band
watercolor pencil on mylar
2006
remote
watercolor pencil on mylar
2006
drunk (adam walks like a lady)
watercolor pencil on mylar
2005
loft life
watercolor pencil on mylar
2005
good view
watercolor pencil on mylar
2005
weekend outing
watercolor pencil on mylar
2005
blondie
watercolor pencil on mylar
2005
snoop
watercolor pencil on mylar
2005
ubu
2005
a sure thing
watercolor pencil on mylar
2003
george
watercolor pencil on mylar
2003
abraham
watercolor pencil on mylar
2003
clapper
watercolor pencil on mylar
2003
boxer (juvenile)
watercolor pencil on vellum
2002
xzibit (studio)
watercolor pencil on vellum
2002
audition
watercolor pencil on mylar
2000
twister
watercolor pencil on vellum
1999
teen band
watercolor pencil on vellum
1999

“Chadsey’s source images seem to be harvested from random Flickr pages or hook-up websites––the imperfect bodies, ordinary furniture, and flat lighting are all the stuff of private worlds made public online. It is with a deft hand and a peculiar vision that the artist manages to construct works imbued with such memorably freakish integrity.”
Glen Helfand, artforum.com (Critic’s Picks 1.11)


“Resolutely unglamorous, Chadsey's young men, no hunks, preen and pose, sometimes grotesquely transformed by superimpositions that seem to be materialized projections of their fantasies…. These drawings in water-soluble colored pencil on mylar are skillfully delineated, visually powerful, and, even these days, disturbing and provocative.”
DeWitt Chang, Huffington Post “This Month’s Top Exhibitions” (1.11)


“In contrast to the easy surrealism that many of his contemporaries practice, Chadsey goes to the limits of representation to describe the convergence of identities that we suspect marks every individual today.”
Kenneth Baker, SF Chronicle (2.11)