Jane Callister: Baroco-pop
solo exhibition

January 7, 2018 to March 4, 2018 Opening Reception: Sunday, January 7, 2018 12:00 to 5:00 pm // Royale Projects invites you to experience the newest paintings by Jane Callister. This solo exhibition presents the artist’s painterly dialogue between two bodies of gestural works: earlier monochromatic grays and a more recent brightly multicolored palette. Jane Callister: […]

Rubén Ortiz Torres: White Washed America
Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA

For Immediate Release Rubén Ortiz Torres: White Washed America September 24, 2017–December 10, 2017 Open House: Sunday, September 24, 2017, 12-5pm June 1, 2017—Royale Projects is proud to present Rubén Ortiz Torres’ first major solo exhibition in Southern California since 2011. This exhibition highlights new works including the tricked-out, hyrdaulic shopping cart titled Shopper Hopper […]

solo exhibition

Royale Projects is proud to present HILGEMANN — a solo exhibition highlighting sculptures, photography, and video since the 1960s by Ewerdt Hilgemann. There will be an open house from 12:00 to 5:00 pm on Sunday, April 9, 2017. The artist will be present. During the run of this exhibition, the public will have the rare […]

David Allan Peters
solo exhibition

Royale Projects is proud to present a solo exhibition of new works by Los Angeles artist David Allan Peters from January 22 to March 31, 2017. There will be an open house from 12 to 5 pm on Sunday, January 22, 2017 and a second open house from 12 to 5 pm on Sunday, January […]

Royale Projects celebrates first year at its Los Angeles location.

October 6 – December 23, 2016 Celebrating its one-year anniversary in downtown Los Angeles, Royale Projects puts the spotlight on a group exhibition titled Shine Time to consider themes of finish, sensation, perception, and subjectivity in the main gallery. Through various materials and surfaces that are reflective, metallic, and monochromatic, this exhibition includes mixed media, neon, […]

Curated by Carl Schlosberg

On view from May 22-June 26, 2016 (EXTENDED through July 17, 2016) Open House: Sunday, May 22, 2016 from 12:00-5:00 PM Public Program: Gary Lang and Phillip K Smith III in Conversation on Sunday, June 12, 2016 from 1:00-2:00 PM LA TODAY showcases works across generations of Los Angeles artists from a seasoned and engaged […]

Karen Lofgren : Other Relevant Experience
Other Relevant Experience

ARTIST KAREN LOFGREN REVEALS HER FIRST MAJOR SOLO EXHIBITION IN LOS ANGELES AT ROYALE PROJECTS : CONTEMPORARY ART Karen Lofgren: Other Relevant Experience (For exhibition images, please click here.) Royale Projects Downtown Los Angeles Opening Reception: Saturday, April 2, 2016; 4:00pm – 7:30pm Exhibition Dates: April 2, 2016 – May 14, 2016 (extended to May 15, 2016) Artist […]

Phillip K Smith III : Four Windows and a Doorway
Lucid Stead reconfigured

Phillip K Smith III’s “Lucid Stead: Four Windows and a Doorway” makes use of the original window and door components that were once part of his renowned, eponymous Joshua Tree mirrored homestead cabin installation from 2013. Now, Smith III reconfigures the windows and doorway from the desert cabin structure and creates an entirely new experiential […]

David Allan Peters : Resin Works
A new body of work in resin by LA-based painter David Allan Peters

Royale Projects Contemporary Art will present a new body of work in resin by LA-based painter David Allan Peters at the gallery’s Downtown Los Angeles space. A public opening reception will take place on Saturday, January 30 from 4:00-7:30 p.m. at the 432 S. Alameda (LA Arts District) location. The artist will be present. The […]

Hello my name is…Los Angeles
A group show featuring Jane Callister, Kenneth Capps, Alejandro Diaz, Gustavo Godoy, Karen Lofgren, Ken Lum, Kristin McIver, David Allan Peters and Phillip K Smith III

The owners of Royale Projects Contemporary Art, husband and wife duo Rick Royale & Paige Moss, celebrate their recent return to the Downtown LA Arts District by introducing the Los Angeles audience to the gallery’s stable of artists and the new 6,500 square foot location on Saturday, January 30th, with a group exhibition titled “Hello, […]

PHILLIP K SMITH III : Light + Shadow Works
Light + Shadow Works

“The [Light + Shadow Works] make dramatically evident a basic fact of life: whatever it is that we might want to grasp out there in the world is subject to change relative to our orientation, our sightlines.“ –Jan Tumlir Phillip K Smith III, the artist most widely known for his late 2013 glowing, mirrored homestead […]

Untitled 2015 in Miami Beach
Featuring works by Alejandro Diaz

Royale Projects presented a solo booth with works by Alejandro Diaz. // 10 of the Best Artworks at the Untitled Art Fair 2015 http://www.artspace.com/magazine/news_events/art-fairs/untitled-miami-beach-2015-53326

Transcending Cool : Tripping through contemporary California abstraction At Royale Projects, Palm Desert
An evolving exhibiton at Royale Projects, Palm Desert

FIRST FRIDAY DESERT FALL SEASON OPENING AT ROYALE PROJECTS, PALM DESERT Royale Projects : Contemporary Art, 73190 El Paseo, Palm Desert , California 92260, USA OCTOBER 2, 5:00-8:00 PM The Palm Desert gallery opens with a group painting exhibition including new work by artist Jane Callister + Phillip K Smith III showcased in the gallery’s […]

Ken Lum is an Artist
Work From the Last 30 Years

On view at the LA Royale Projects Sept. 19 – Nov. 14, 2015 Known as an innovator of post-conceptual art, Ken Lum’s works explore self-identity, immigration, language, and spatial politics. Lum is recognized as part of the “Vancouver School” of conceptual photography (alongside luminary artists Jeff Wall, Rodney Graham, and Ian Wallace), but he also works […]

VOLTA11 in Basel, Switzerland
art fair: VOLTA11 in Basel, Switzerland featuring Phillip K Smith III

ROYALE PROJECTS : CONTEMPORARY ART was thrilled to present new work that capitalizes on reductive elegance by artist Phillip K Smith, III. Through a careful selection of the artist’s time-based, light sculptures the gallery seeks to reflect the pure, immersive and meditative experience Smith’s work commands. Smith’s LIGHTWORKS are designed to have specific combinations of […]

Special Project: Inaugural Joshua Treenial at BoxoHOUSE gallery
Project: Inaugural Joshua Treenial at BoxoHOUSE gallery

Featuring artist Phillip K. Smith III’s new Lucid Stead series “Elements” sculptures and “Chromatic Variants” prints (presented by BoxoPROJECTS in Joshua Tree, CA)

Special Project: PHILLIP K SMITH III Dartmouth residency Exhibition: Phillip K Smith III: Light + Shadow Works
Dartmouth residency Exhibition: Phillip K Smith III: Light + Shadow Works,

COMING SOON IN NOVEMBER 2015 TO THE NEW LA ROYALE PROJECTS: Phillip K Smith III’s “Light + Shadow” Debut in Los Angeles Phillip K Smith III calls his newest white sculptural forms the “Light + Shadow” series, which he debuted in April 2015 at his artist in residence exhibition at Dartmouth College in New Hampshire. […]

KRISTIN McIVER: Data Portraits
KRISTIN McIVER: Data Portraits

Australian-born, New York-based artist Kristin McIver translates an individual’s ‘Faceprint’ data—a string of code used by social media hubs like Facebook to identify faces from online photographs—into a formalist aesthetic that leans toward geometric abstraction. McIver addresses the selfie phenomena and social media’s manipulation of technology to map and mine identities through these vibrant and […]

KAREN LOFGREN: Ritual Landscape
KAREN LOFGREN: Ritual Landscape

Los Angeles-based Karen Lofgren creates highly-charged animistic sculptural works and embodied environments. With content intertwining history, sex work, the night sky, the spirit world, and abandoned structures, Ritual Landscape offers a new vantage point of the world shifting under our feet.


Los Angeles based artist, David Allan Peters, layers countless sheathes of solid colors which he then carves into, leaving small craters that reveal stratified, excavated sub-surfaces that expose implosions of color. These works, at first, give the impression of a frenetic, expressionistic approach. Upon deeper consideration, his rigorous and painstaking practice in perfection is unearthed, […]