WAIKATO’S HOME OF FINE ART
Born in 1949 in New Zealand, Peter studied at the Elam School of Fine Arts, University of Auckland, graduating in 1973. After completing teacher training at the Auckland Secondary Teachers College, and following a period teaching and studying in England and Spain, he commenced an art teaching career in Auckland that continued until 1987 when he moved to reside in Australia.
He lives in Leura in the Blue Mountains, NSW.
His first exhibition was in Auckland in 1974 and thereafter exhibited annually in New Zealand through his arrival to Australia. From the early 1990’s he has continued to exhibit annually in Australia and abroad.
In Australia, his work is represented by Phillip Bacon Galleries in Brisbane, Maunsell Wickes at Barry Stern Galleries in Sydney and Beaver Galleries in Canberra.
He has been a finalist on numerous occasions in national art awards, including the Fleurieu Biennale in 2002, 2004 and 2006.
In 1998 he was awarded the Tattersalls Landscape art award and the Kedumba Drawing award in 2004 and 2008.
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