Visiting Artist Lecture: Peter Van Dyck

Visiting Artist Lecture: Peter Van Dyck

September 22, 2017 - 5:00pm
Where: 
Gonzales Auditorium (LAB 108)
Price: 
Free and open to the public
Contact:
Department of Art and Design 601.266.6788

2017 National Juried Painting Exhibition Awards Reception with juror Peter Van Dyck immediately following Van Dyck lecture in the Gallery of Art and Design, September 22, 6 p.m.

Peter Van Dyck studied painting and drawing at the Florence Academy of Art in Florence, Italy, from 1998-2002. He also taught in the program from 2000-02. He returned to Philadelphia in 2002 to paint in his studio and began exhibiting his work in numerous group shows in Philadelphia, New York and San Francisco. He has had solo shows at John Pence Gallery, San Francisco; Eleanor Ettinger Gallery, New York; and The Grenning Gallery, Sag Harbor. In 2003, Van Dyck began teaching at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, where, in 2011, he became an assistant professor in the certificate/BFA program. In 2012, he was named one of 25 Important Artists of Tomorrow by American Artist magazine. In 2013 his work was included in the book, Painted Landscapes, Contemporary Views, by Lauren P. Della Monica. His work has also been reproduced in numerous periodicals, including American Artist, American Arts Quarterly, Art News, American Art Collector, International Artist Magazine, and Art and Antiques. 

More Info: usm.edu/visual-arts