Peter Gresham’s portrait of Professor Clark was recently accepted for the ‘For we are young and free exhibition’ on show at the Toyota Community Spirit Gallery until 26 October 2012..
To read more about Peter's story behind his fantastic portrait of Professor Clark in Melbourne University's 'Voice' published 3rd Sept 2012,
please click http://voice.unimelb.edu.au/volume-8/number-9/artist%E2%80%99s-tribute-cochlear-implant-inventor
Digital Artist & Painter
Peter uses a variety of mediums to create his artwork. His Paintings include works in oils, watercolours and acrylics, both on canvas and paper. He is also a dedicated photographer working on different bodies of work in Photography, printing on archival American cotton and archival canvas. Stylistically he paints and photographs mainly in Surrealism and Abstraction. In recent years he has shown extensively in solo and group shows and has sold work to the private and corporate sector.
2004 'Bendigo Town Hall Art Show', Bendigo Town Hall
'People and Place', Gas Works
Toyota Community Spirit Gallery
2005 'Neo Millennium', Toyota Community Spirit Gallery
'Urban Tide', Toyota Community Spirit Gallery
'Nine Pink Pigs Go Pop', Pop Shop Gallery
2006 'Love Is In the Air', Pop Shop Gallery
Deafness Charity Art Auction
'Ellen Mileo Contemporary Art Prize', (finalist)
'The Secret Life of the Shoe', Gallery 69
2007 Gallery 69
'Tattersalls Contemporary Art Prize', Williamstown Festival (finalist)
2008 'The Sun Show', DNA Gallery, Richmond, Vic
2009 Deafness charity auction
2010 'The Ridge Cafe, Eltham, Vic
'Moving Vacant Shop', Maroondah Council
'Surrey Hills Art Show'
'The Ridge Cafe', Eltham
2011 'Camberwell Contemporary Art Show', Camberwell, Vic
2012 The Velvet Bar Café, Pt Melbourne, Vic
2007 'Accidental Heroes', Arc One Gallery
2009 The Ridge Cafe, Eltham, Vic
2009 'i Frame', Port Melb, Vic
2004 Emerald Hills Times - article by Clay Lucas (pg 16 Oct 27th 2004) Re-‘Shoes on Wires’ Painting.
Herald Sun Melbourne - article by the Art critic Felicity Allen re- the painting “The Long Run” involving shoes on wires.
2005 Williamstown “STAR” - article by Brooke Bowman. Re- a painting from “Accidental Heroes” Series
2007 Graphic Reproduction - magazine “DIGITALLY SURREy" Feature story by Colleen Bate, pages 29-32
House magazine - Feature story in United Media under “ART NEWS”