Peter Anton

Peter Anton was born in New Haven, Connecticut in 1963.  He studied filmmaking at the University of Bridgeport.  He currently lives and works in Connecticut. Peter Anton's work has been featured in solo exhibitions in the United States and abroad, including the Allan Stone Gallery in New York City; UrbanArt in Seoul; Galerie Terminus in Munich; the Henri Gallery in Washington, DC; Galerie Adler Bertin-Toublanc in Miami; Galerie Ralph Schriever in Cologne, Germany; and the Hammer Galleries and the Bruce R. Lewin Gallery in New York City. The artist created Peter Anton's Sugar & Gomorrah, an expansive outdoor/indoor installation and solo exhibition for Art Miami.

Mr. Anton has participated in group exhibitions in museums and galleries including the Schloss Gottorf Museum in Schleswig, Germany; Museum Villa Rot in Burgrieden-Rot, Germany; Staatliche Kunsthalle in Karlsruhe, Germany; Wilhelm Hack Museum in Ludwigshafen, Germany; Museum Ritter in Waldenbuch, Germany; Schloss Neuenburg Museum in Germany; Austin Museum of Art in Texas; the Hudson River Museum in Yonkers, New York; the Fresno Metropolitan Art Museum; the Nicolaysen Art Museum in Casper, Wyoming; the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum in Ridgefield, Connecticut; the Strathmore Museum in Bethesda, Maryland; the Castellani Art Museum in Niagara, New York; the Allan Stone Gallery in New York City; the Elaine Baker Gallery in Boca Raton, Florida; the COPIA Museum in Napa Valley, California; and the Keszler Gallery in New York City. His work has been extensively exhibited at numerous art fairs in the United States, Europe and Asia.

Peter Anton's work is widely collected and is featured in several prestigious private, corporate, and museum collections including the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art; the CEO of Sony, Sir Howard Stringer; Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones; the Jordanian Royal Family; architect Lord Norman Foster; Oppenheim Bank; The Blackstone Resort Hotel in Korea; Breitling Watches; Raymond James Financial; candy maker giant Perfetti Van Melle; the Portland Museum of Art; The Dennis Hopper Collection; and Susanne & Wolfgang Porsche.

 

 

COLLECTIONS

Steven A. Cohen, Greenwich, CT
Siemens AG, Munich, Germany
Fernando Botero, Paris, France
Tommy Mottola & Thalia, New York, NY
Tom Werner, Boston, MA
Dennis Hopper, Los Angeles, CA
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO
Sir Howard Stringer, Palm Beach, FL
Copelouzos Art Museum, Athens, Greece
Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
Lord Norman Foster, London, England
Baroness Jeane von Oppenheim, Cologne, Germany
Keith Richards, Weston, CT
Raymond James Financial, St. Petersburg, FL
Torsten Prochnow, Prince Collection, New York, Germany
The Barenaked Ladies, Miami, FL
Georgio Perfetti, Milan, Italy
J.Ira & Nicki Harris, New York, NY
Cosnova Cosmetics, Sulzbach, Germany
Jeffrey Chodorow, Hamptons, NY
The Jordanian Royal Family, Amman, Jordan
Charles & Linda Ho, Hong Kong
Susanne & Wolfgang Porsche, Germany
Bank Oppenheim, Cologne, Germany
Perfetti Van Melle, Breda, Netherlands
Leasconcept, Essen, Germany
Breitling Watches, Grenchen, Switzerland
Schneider Transportation, Green Bay, WI
ExecuCounsel, Toronto, Canada
Coty Cosmetics, New York, NY
Tennesee State Museum, Nashville, TN
Aldrich Museum of Art, Ridgefield, CT
Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR
President Bill Clinton, Chappaqua, NY
Giulio Cappellini, Milan, Italy
Rufus Crosby Kemper, Jr., Palm Beach, FL
Blackstone Resort Hotel, Jeju, Korea

 

 

 

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2016   Unix Gallery, New York, NY I LOVE YOU
2015   Guy Pieters Gallery, Knokke, Belgium BONBON-O-RAMA
            Gallery Valentine, East Hampton, NY FROSTBITE
            Unix Gallery, New York, NY THE FOODHIST TEMPLE
            Museum Jan Van Der Togt, Amstelveen, The Netherlands
2014   Gallery Delaive, Amsterdam, The Netherlands LIFE IS LIKE A GREAT BIG BOX OF CHOCOLATES
            Rarity Gallery, Mykonos, Greece SWEET PARADISE
2013   Davis Klemm Gallery, Wiesbaden, Germany PETER ANTON SCULPTURE
            Scott Richards Contemporary Art, San Francisco, CA RANDOM ACTS OF INDULGENCE
2012   Art Miami, SUGAR & GOMORRAH
2010   Galerie Ralph Schriever, Cologne, Germany CANDY ART
2009   UrbanArt, Seoul, Korea SWEET ATTRACTION
            Allan Stone Gallery, New York, NY SCULPTURE
2008   Galerie Pergolese, Paris, France NEW WORK
            Galerie Bertin-Toublanc, Miami, FL RECENT WORKS
2007   Galerie Terminus, Munich, Germany BIGGER THAN LIFE
2005   Hammer Galleries, New York, NY HOW SWEET IT IS!
2002   Russeck Gallery, New York, NY NEW YORK CHOCOLATE SHOW
2000   Bruce R. Lewin Gallery, New York, NY KING SIZE
1999   Bruce R. Lewin Gallery, New York, NY SWEET SHANGRI-LA
1998   Bruce R. Lewin Gallery, New York, NY U.F.O. UNIDENTIFIED FOOD OBJECTS
1996   Bruce R. Lewin Gallery, New York, NY CHOCOLATE THROUGOUT THE LAND!
1995   Bruce R. Lewin Gallery, New York, NY THE GREAT AMERICAN SEED SHOW
1993   Henri Gallery, Washington, DC MY DINNER WITH HENRI

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2015   William Benton Museum, Storrs, CT

2014   Bank of America Center, Houston, TX
            Davis-Klemm Gallery Munich, Germany
            Arcature Fine Art, Palm Beach, FL

2013   Schloss Gottorf Museum, Schleswig, Germany

            Rairty Summer Salon Show 2013, Mykonos, Greece
2012   Museum Ritter, Waldenbuch, Germany
            Gallery Valentine, East Hampton, NY
            Strathmore Museum, Bethesda, MD
            Schloss Neuenburg Museum, Neuenburg, Germany
            Arcature Fine Art, Palm Beach, FL
            Keszler Gallery, New York, NY
            Scott Richards Contemporary Art, San Francisco, CA
2011   Wilhelm Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen, Germany
            Staatliche Kunsthalle, Karlsruhe, Germany
            Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI
            Scott Richards Contemporary Art, San Francisco, CA
            Keszler Gallery, New York, NY, Southampton, NY
            Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO
            Gallery Biba, Palm Beach, FL
            Davis-Klemm Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany
2010   Keszler Gallery, New York, NY, Southampton, NY
            Scott Richards Contemporary Art, San Francisco, CA
            Unix Fine Art, London, England
            Historic City Hall Arts & Cultural Center, Lake Charles, LA
            Museum Villa Rot, Burgrieden-Rot, Germany
            Allan Stone Gallery, New York, NY
            Gallery Biba, Palm Beach, FL

2009   Nicolaysen Art Museum, Casper, WY
            Fresno Metropolitan Museum, Fresno, CA
            Allan Stone Gallery, New York, NY
            Madden Museum of Art, Denver, CO

2008   Davis-Klemm Gallery, Frankfurt, Germany
            Allan Stone Gallery, New York, NY
            Galerie Bertin-Toublanc, Miami, FL
            Galerie Terminus, Munich, Germany

2007   Galerie Bertin-Toublanc, Paris, France
            Galerie Bertin-Toublanc, Miami, FL
            Flinn Gallery, Greenwich, CT
            Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY
            Galerie Terminus, Munich, Germany

2006   Galerie Terminus, Munich, Germany
            Allan Stone Gallery, New York, NY

2005   Russeck Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
            Russeck Gallery, Las Vegas, NV

2004   Russeck Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2003   COPIA American Center for Food Wine & Arts, Napa Valley, CA
            Russeck Gallery, San Francisco, CA
            Russeck Gallery, Palm Beach, FL

2002   Russeck Gallery, New York, NY

2001   Allan Stone Gallery, New York, NY
            Elaine Baker Gallery, Boca Raton, FL

1998   Pelham Art Center, Pelham, NY

1996   Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX

1995   Bruce R. Lewin Gallery, New York, NY

1994   Bruce R. Lewin Gallery, New York, NY
            Castellani Art Museum, Niagara, NY
            Stonington Gallery, Ketchum, ID
            Koucky Galleries, Charlevoix, MI
            Owl 57 Galleries, Woodmere, NY
            Somerhill Gallery, Chapel Hill, NC

1993   Aetna Gallery, Hartford, CT
            Anderson Gallery, Buffalo, NY
            Artspace Gallery, New Haven, CT

1992   Allan Stone Gallery, New York, NY
            Henri Gallery, Washington, DC
            Mill Gallery, Guilford, CT
            Alias Gallery, Atlanta, GA

1991   The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
            John Slade Ely House, New Haven, CT
            The Discovery Museum, Bridgeport, CT

 

ART FAIRS

 

2014    TEFAF Maastricht, Gallery Delaive
            Art Karlsruhe, Davis-Klemm Gallery
            Palm Springs Fine Art Fair, Unix Gallery
2013   Art Karlsruhe, Davis-Klemm Gallery

            Art Miami, Arcature Fine Art

2012   Art Southampton, Arcature Fine Art
            MRKT San Francisco, Scott Richards Contemporary Art
            Dallas Art Fair, William Shearburn Gallery
            Art Wynwood, Arcature Fine Art
            Palm Springs Art Fair, Scott Richards Contemporary Art
            Art Karlsruhe, Davis-Klemm Gallery
            American International Fine Art Fair, Arcature Fine Art
            Miami International Art Fair, Arcature Fine Art

2011   Art Miami, Arcature Fine Art
            Art Chicago, Unix Fine Art
            Art MRKT San Francisco, Scott Richards Contemporary Art
            Art & Antiques at the Armory, Unix Fine Art
            Art Hamptons, Keszler Gallery
            Art Karlsruhe, Davis-Klemm Gallery

2010   London International Fine Art Fair, Unix Fine Art
            Art Basel Miami Beach, Allan Stone Gallery
            Art Aspen, Unix Fine Art
            Art Basel Miami Beach Scope, Gallery Biba
            Art Santa Fe, Unix Fine Art
            Art Karlsruhe, Galerie Ralph Schriever
            Art & Antiques at the Armory, Unix Fine Art
2009   Art Basel Miami Beach, Allan Stone Gallery
            Art.fair 21 Cologne, Davis-Klemm Gallery
            Korean International Art Fair, UrbanArt
            Korean International Art Fair, Davis-Klemm Gallery
            Salzburg Art Fair, Galerie Terminus
            Art Karlsruhe, Davis-Klemm Gallery
            American International Fine Art Fair, Galerie Terminus
            Palmbeach3, Galerie Alder Bertin-Toublanc
            Palmbeach3, Davis-Klemm Gallery
2008   Art Miami, Galerie Terminus
            Art Basel Miami Beach, Allan Stone Gallery
            Art.fair 21 Cologne, Galerie Terminus
            Salzburg World Fine Art, Galerie Terminus
            Art Bodensee Austria, Davis-Klemm Gallery
            Korean International Art Fair, Galerie Terminus
            Hong Kong Art Fair, Galerie Levy
            Art Cologne, Galerie Terminus
            Palm Beach Fine Art & Antique Fair, Galerie Terminus
            Palmbeach3, Galerie Terminus
2007   Seafair – Art Basel Miami, Galerie Terminus
            Korean International Art Fair, Hesse Art Group
            Art.Fair 21 Cologne, Galerie Terminus
            Toronto International Art Fair, Davis-Klemm Gallery
            Cornice-Venice International Art Fair, Galerie Terminus
            Art Cologne, Galerie Terminus
            Palm Beach International Fine Art & Antique Fair, Galerie Terminus
            Palmbeach3, Galerie Terminus
            Art Bodensee – Austria, Davis-Klemm Gallery

2005   Palmbeach3, Russeck Gallery
            Art Miami, Russeck Gallery

2004   Palm Beach Contemporary, Russeck Gallery

"Happy Donuts"
Mixed media
120w x 90h cm