Charles Kalick (1949- ) was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He graduated from the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts in 1972. He usually paints with acrylic on museum board. Kalick's recent paintings are dense with organic forms that are inspired by nature. He won a fellowship from the Pennsylvania Council of Arts in 1992 and has had solo exhibitions in New York and Philadelphia. His work has also included in several group exhibitions, including one at the Mangel Gallery in Philadelphia in November 2000.