NEWS and CURRENT REVIEWS:My painting "Nowhere Near" was recently acquired by the Jewish Museum, New York, NY. A gift of the Barnett and Annalee Newman Foundation.
"proust, time and 10works on paper", Platform Project Space, online group exhbiiton, Brooklyn, New York. Curated by Franklin Evans
I am the receipient of a 2020 grant/award from the Barnett and Annalee Newman Foundation. "The Barnett and Annalee Newman Foundation Grant Award is a substantial grant to encourage, and in recognition of, creative contributions in the arts. This grant/award is given every few years to artists whose work best embodies the spirit of individualism and independence that Barnett Newman exhibited throughout his career.”
Hyperallergic, "A Painter’s Dissonant Geometry,” October 12, 2019 by John Yau:
The New Criterion, "Gallery chronicle,” October, 2019 by James Panero:
Two Coats of Paint, "Gary Petersen: The span of attention,” September 26, 2019 by Riad Miah:
Too Much Art, "First Hand: Gary Petersen,” September 9, 2019 by Mario Naves:
artcritical, "Gary Petersen: Just Hold On at McKenzie Fine Art Inc.,” September 4, 2019 by David Cohen:
Solo Show September 4th, 2019:
"Just Hold On", McKenzie Fine Art, New York, New York.
Septemebr 4 - October 20, 2019
My work was selected for Art Maze Magazine, Spring Issue 12.
Davis Editions. New archival pigmented prints. Limited edition. Please click on the mlnk here: https://daviseditions.com/collections/gary-petersen
The Dallas Museum of Art has acquired my painting "Double Up" for their permanent collection.
RECENT PAST REVIEWS:
Hyperallergic, “Solid and Perilous,” September 25, 2016 by John Yau:
Haberarts, “Abstraction and Excess,” November 30, 2016 by John Haber:
Video survey, “Gary Petersen Back There Behind the Sun at McKENZIE FINE ART,” October 12, 2016 by James Kalm:
Painters' Table, “Seen in New York, September 2016,” October 1, 2016 by Paul Corio:
Arte Fuse, “Gary Petersen’s Contemporary Take on Geometric Abstraction at McKenzie Fine Art,” September 26, 2016 by Kate Murphy:
Brooklyn Magazine, “Gallery Rounds: Up & Underway,” September 13, 2016 by Paul D'Agostino:
SELECTED PAST PRESS:
ArtNews Review: my solo show "Not Now, But Maybe Later" reviewed in April 2015 issue, page 81.
ArtNews review of the show I curated at the Brian Morris Gallery titled "Endless Summer". December 2013 issue, page 100.
The New Criterion, Gallery Chronicle, November 2014, James Panero.
Philadelphia Inquirer, Sunday August 10, 2014. Galleries: A Fine Show of 'Something Else', by Edith Newhall.
Philadelphia Inquirer, Sunday August 3, 2014. Jawnts: An art exhibition for the geometrically minded by Jake Blumgart.
Philadelphia City Paper, July 31, 2014. What To Do This First Friday by Holly Otterbein.
Hyperallergic review of the "Summer Invitational" show at Elizabeth Harris Gallery. click her: Hyperallergic, July 11, 2014.
Gorky's Grandaughter, Studio Interview, August, 2013.