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"5 Boats and the Ship of Fools: SS US Capitol"

Drawing for a tapestry design for Garth Greenan exhibition

8' x 9.5'

244 cm x 290 cm

Pencil on Paper


Upcoming Events

Solo exhibitions



May - "Derek Boshier: Sculptures” at  Night Gallery Viewing Room, Los Angeles

June -  Five person studio visit as donation for Beastly Ball fund-raising auction for Los Angeles Zoo

September 10 - November 5 - "Occupations” at Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, La Jolla, San Diego

November 5 - 10 -  City Museum of Novi Sad, Serbia


September -  Night Gallery, Los Angeles

November -  Wolverhampton Art Gallery, UK (curated by Helen Little)

November -  Gazelli Art House, London


"Four New Tapestries and Related Drawings" at Garth Greenan Gallery, New York

Group Exhibitions


June 19 to September 11 -  "Drawing Down the Moon" at Hammer Museum, Los Angeles


August 8 to September 30 - "Signals" at Galloire Art Gallery, London Street, City Walk, Dubai, United Arab Emirates


September - Part of "Museo de La Solidaridad Salvador Allende, Santiago, Chile" exhibit for "Carnegie International Biennial 58" at Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia

Icarus and K Pop at Gazelli Art House, London, October 2021


The Icarus series was inspired by the myth, with a K Pop series influenced by the viral Korean Pop music television contest, the ‘King of Mask Singers’ contest.

K Pop: King of Mask Singers, 2020

Works for the October 3rd 2019 opening at Gazelli Art House, London.

Drawings, Paintings, and Film.


The title, "Night and Snow", refers to the fact that the subjects of the paintings Fashion, Soccer, Video Gamers, and Religion, etc. are all set in either the night or snow.

20190725_DerekBoshier60863 Night (Cities
Night (Cities of Religion) 2019
20190725_DerekBoshier60877 Night (Music
Night (Music City) 2019
20190725_DerekBoshier60860 Snow (Snow Go
Snow (Snow Goddess With Her YoYo) 2019
20190725_DerekBoshier60858 Night (Island
Night (Island of Dreams) 2019
20190725_DerekBoshier60886 Snow (Dedicat
Snow (Dedicated Followers of Fashion) 2019
20190725_DerekBoshier60854 Snow (Video G
Snow (Video Gamers in the Snow) 2019

Exhibition that opened October 5th 2017 at Gazelli Art House

David Bowie and Teressa Cornleys, Acrylic on Canvas, 72'' x 60'', 2016 
David Bowie, Jack Kerouac, and David Bowie, Acrylic on Canvas, 72'' x 60'', 2016 
Cheetah Mathematics, Acrylic on Canvas, 2016 
"High Times Magazine/September 2016" Ink on Paper 2016 11 x 14 inches
"Los Angeles Times - April 17 2016" #3  2016 Ink on Paper 11 x 14 inches
"K-Pop/Korean TV/Pop Music Channel" Ink on Paper 2016 11 x 14 inches 
David Bowie Twice, Acrylic on Canvas, 72'' x 60'', 2016 

May 13 - June 17, 2017

In Anticipation, Acrylic on Canvas, 2016 
From "Otherwise Engaged" Series, 2014 - 17
Pyramids, Acrylic on Canvas, 2014 
Venice, Acrylic on Canvas, 2016 
Guadalupe Mountains, Acrylic on Canvas, 2017
From the Series "History", 1978 - 2019
All Objects  / Rock and Mechanical Devices

History #1, 1978

History #2, 2017

History #3, 2017

History #4, 2017

For New Films, Go to Film Section 

Still From Film "Reel"

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