Born: Boston, 1968
Lives and Works in New York




School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Master of Fine Arts, Painting
Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting
RISD European Honors Program, Rome, Italy




WFG Gallery, Woodstock, NY: "Eppur Si Muove"
Salve Regina University Gallery
, Newport, RI: "Objects"
Dorsch Gallery
, Miami, FL: "Ergo Gnomic"
KMOCA, Kingston, NY "(in)Finities"
Salem Art Works, Salem, NY
Supreme Trading, Brooklyn, NY: "Morphologies"
Morgan/Lehman Lakeville, CT
Ingalls & Associates, Miami, FL: "Continuum"
Evos Arts, Lowell, MA: "Long Division"
Ingalls & Associates, Miami, FL: "Permutation"
Artcore Gallery, Toronto, Canada: "Retroflex"
Folin/Riva, New York: "Keys to the Realm"















Nuartlink, Westport, CT: "The White Show"
Nuartlink, Westport, CT: "Rhythms in Translation"
College of the Canyons, Valencia, CA: "Obsessive Reductive"

Aqua Art Fair, Miami, FL: Dorsch Gallery
Carroll and Sons, Boston, MA: "Boston Drawing Project 10th Anniversary"
Art Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM: ; Thomas Robertello Gallery
Hogar Collection, Brooklyn, NY: "Obsessive Reductive" curated by Peter Barrett
Haim Chanin Fine Art, New York: "66 pieces of art on the wall"
Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA: "The Boston Drawing Project" (Flat File)
Walsh Gallery, Seton Hall University, NJ: "Painting Process"
Aqua Art Fair, Miami: Eyewash gallery
Winkleman Gallery, New York: "Seed" curated by David Cohen
Eyewash at Supreme Trading, Brooklyn, NY: "Brooklyn Abstract" curated by Larry Walczak
Red Dot Art Fair, New York; Morgan/Lehman Gallery
DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA: "Big Bang" curated by Nick Capasso
PooL Art Fair, Miami, FL; Ingalls & Associates
Educational Alliance, NY: "Squared" curated by David Gibson
Philoctetes Center, New York: "Pattern Recognition"
Exit Art, New York: RISD Fine Arts Biennial, curated by Robert Storr
Supreme Trading, Brooklyn, NY: "BIG STUFF" curated by Larry Walczak
NADA Art Fair, Miami, FL; Ingalls & Associates
Fe Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA: "Toy"
Endless International Gallery, Shanghai, China: "How Close Are We?"
Boreas, Brooklyn, NY: "Foundation"
MoCADA, Brooklyn, NY: "Project Diversity"
Flash Art Show, Milan, Italy; Ingalls & Associates
DiVA Fair, New York; Ingalls & Associates
Art Miami 2005, Miami, FL; Ingalls & Associates
NIX Gallery, New York: "Circular Convergence"
Claire Oliver Fine Art, New York: RISD Fine Arts Biennial, curated by Shamim Momin
Bank Gallery, Kansas City; MO: "Alias"
-scope, Miami; Ingalls & Associates
-scope, Los Angeles, CA; Ingalls & Associates
ArteFiera 2003, Bologna, Italy; Artcore Gallery
Art Basel Miami Beach 2002, Artcore Gallery
Galerie Valerie Cueto, Paris, France: "Super Cellular"
Art Chicago 2002, Riva Gallery, Artcore Gallery
MiArt 2002, Milan, Italy; Artcore Gallery
Luxe, New York: "Peculiarly Pink"
Artefiera 2002, Bologna, Italy; Artcore Gallery
Artissima 8, Torino, Italy; Artcore Gallery
MAK, Austrian Museum of Contemporary Art,
Vienna; Kunst Wien 2001, Art Trend Gallery
Toronto International Art Fair, Riva Gallery
A to Z Gallery, Saint Paul, MN: "Artist's Forum #14" (Video Screening)
The Soap Factory, Minneapolis, MN: "Wall to Wall"
Art Chicago 2001, Folin/Riva Gallery
Art Miami 2001, Miami, FL; Folin/Riva Gallery
Bellwether, Brooklyn, NY: "Flat File"
San Francisco International Art Exposition; Nikolai Fine Art
Nikolai Fine Art, New York: "The Toy Show"
Jones Center for Contemporary Art,
Austin, TX: "New American Talent" David Pagel, curator
Dilmos, Miami, FL: "10,000 Reflections"
Galeria Sin Titulo, Monterrey, Mexico: "Tomorrow... Conceptual Nostalgia"
Gary Marks Gallery, Chicago, IL
Spago, Chicago, IL
Rainbo Club, Chicago, IL: "Abstract September"
Gallery 2, Chicago, IL: "1968 Now?"


Paul Smart, "It Still Moves," The Woodstock Times, February 2, 2012
Molly Lindsay, "On The Cover: Peter Barrett's Burner," Chronogram, February 2012
Daniel Combs, "The Sum of its Parts," The Newport Mercury, October 20-26, 2010
Onajide Shabaka, "Barrett... at Dorsch Gallery," Miami Art Exchange, September 29, 2009
Elizabeth Tracy and Trong Nguyen, "Space Landscaping,", September 20, 2009
Claudine IsÈ, "Peter Barrett and Sarah Hicks," NewCity, June 22, 2009
Paul Smart, "A Mushrooming Oeuvre," Ulster Almanac, November 13, 2008
Beth Dunlop, "The Art of Space," Metropolitan Home, July-August 2008
James Kalm, "Brooklyn Dispatches," The Brooklyn Rail, April 2007
Leah Oates, "Art Basel lives up to the hype," NY Arts, March/April, 2007
Franklin Einspruch, "Big Bang! at the DeCordova,", March 2, 2007
Ken Johnson, "Seeing a Pattern," The Boston Globe, February 2, 2007
Jason Feifer, "DeCordova explodes with cosmic sci-fi stoner art," Dig, January 24, 2007
Greg Cook, "Ah, Painting!" The Boston Phoenix, January 23, 2007
Science & The City, "Pattern Recognition," November 2, 2006
Wagmag, "Big Stuff- Eyewash at supreme Trading," June 6, 2006
K. Lee Sohn, "Continuum," Miami New Times, February 2, 2006
Jen Renzi, "Bright Young Thing," House & Garden, April, 2006
Onajide Shabaka, "Labyrinthine Manifestations,", January 29, 2006
Dwayne Butcher, "Art That Catches The Eye,", January 20, 2006
Franklin Einspruch, "Peter Barrett at Ingalls,", January 19, 2006
Mark Kanny, "Island of Misfit Toys," Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, November 24, 2005
"The Language of the Circle," The Tribeca Trib, November 2004
Oz McGuire, "Disguises and Doppelgangers," Review, March 2004
Robin Trafton, "Masked Artists," The Kansas City Star, February 27, 2004
Theresa Bembnister, "Art Imitates Life," The Pitch, February 5, 2004
Roni Feinstein, "Report From Miami," Art in America, December 2003
Damrys Ocaña, "Art Seen," Miami Street, October 17, 2003
Elisa Turner, "Technology plays starring role in eye-catching work," Miami Herald, September 29, 2003
Alfredo Triff, "All in a Show," Miami New Times, September 25, 2003 Jeffrey Kalstrom, "Wall to Wall," The New Art Examiner, December 2001
Andrew Knighton, "Two Dimensional Man: Wall to Wall," Object magazine #2, July 2001
Doug Hanson, "Art review: Soap Factory Show," Minneapolis Star Tribune, July 27, 2001
John Judge, "Peter Barrett at Folin/Riva," Zing magazine #15, Spring/Summer 2001
John Peter Brakewood, "Peter Barrett- Les Cles du Royaume," Art Actuel Hors Serie #3, June 2001
Erica Snow, "Peter Barrett's Rippling World," NY Arts, March, 2001
The Village Voice, August 8, 2000: "The Toy Show"
Sergio Bosi, "10,000 Reflections," The Brazilian Sun, Miami, FL, January 15, 2000
Bertha Wario, "Mueven Su GalerÌa," El Norte, Monterrey, Mexico, September 29, 1999


Obsessive Reductive; Essay by Peter Barrett
Big Bang; Essay by Nick Capasso
"unAmbiguous," Artworld Digest, March 2006
Peter Barrett: Continuum; Essay by David Gibson
Direct Art Vol. 12, Fall/Winter 2005
Milano Flash Art Show 2005
RISD Fine Arts Biennial 2004, essay by Shamim Momin
-scope Miami 2003
Peter Barrett: Permutation; Essays by Michael Rooks and Jennifer L. Gray
Art Cologne 2002
Art Chicago 2002
Toronto International Art Fair 2001
Art Chicago 2001
Art Miami 2001
San Francisco International Art Exposition 2000
Texas Fine Arts Association: New American Talent: The Fifteenth Exhibition; Essay by David Pagel



Salem Art Works, Salem, NY
Visiting Artist, College of the Canyons, Valencia, CA
Artist in Residence, Salem Art Works, Salem, NY
Visiting Artist, Brown University, Providence, RI
Visiting Artist, Ox-Bow, Saugatuck, Michigan
Professional Artist's Residency, Ox-Bow, Saugatuck, Michigan
Artist in Residence, Ox-Bow, Saugatuck, Michigan

The Novell Corporation
Cricket and Marty Taplin, Miami Beach, FL
Vicky and Raffy Hovanessian, Englewood, NJ
Scott and Grace Offen, Newton, MA
Rick Angell and Julie Hopkins, Evanston, IL
Chand Gupta, Chicago, IL
David Parker and Marion Davis, Miami Beach, FL