Peter lives and paints in Brooklyn, NY.

Education           

2009      MFA, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

2006      BFA, Boston University, Boston, MA.

2005      Chautauqua School of Art, Chautauqua, NY.

2005      Scuola Internazionale di Grafica, Venice, Italy

Solo Exhibitions

2018       (Upcoming) Freight + Volume Gallery, New York, NY.

2016       Clear and Present Danger, Arts + Leisure Gallery, New York, NY.

2015       Touch and Go, Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts, Wilmington, DE.

2014       One More Slice, Sunshine Art + Design Gallery, Lancaster, PA.

2012       Frozen By Fear, Space Camp Gallery, Indianapolis, IN.

2011        All Good Things Must Continue, Le Meridien Hotel, Philadelphia, PA.

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017      (Upcoming) Sitting Still, BravinLee Programs, New York, NY.

              Got It For Cheap, The Hole Gallery, New York, NY.

              FILTERGEIST, Open House Gallery, Curated by Til Will and Debbi Kenote, Brooklyn, NY.

              In Paper We Trust, Curated by Sara Clarken, The Dot Project Gallery, London, UK.

              Known Unknowns, Curated by Cait Carouge, Eleanor King and Michael Woody, NYC.

              The Human Form, Park Place Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

              Anti - Frieze, Curated by Lucas Bucholtz, Gesamtkunst Werkshop, Brooklyn, NY.

              NURTUREart Benefit, The Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY.

              Virtual Group Protest Show, Off Shore Gallery, New York, NY. (online)

              Ocotillo, Curated by Jonathan DeDecker, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA.

2016      Studio Jamz II, Bushwick Studios, Brooklyn, NY.

               Running for Office, Curated by Maiza Hixson, SBCAST, Santa Barbara, CA.

               30 Under 30ish, Victori + Mo Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

               Chance Encounters, Curated by Maiza Hixson, SBCAST, Santa Barbara, CA.

               Young Frankensteins, Lesley Heller Workspace, New York, NY.

               Fresh Start, Curated by Cris McCall, Santa Monica Art Studios, Santa Monica, CA.

               This Strange Game, Curated by Brigitte Mulholland and Michael Woody,Chelsea, NY.

2015       SELECT NY, Tiger Strikes Asteroid Gallery, New York, NY.

               Pizza Party, Airlock Gallery, San Marcos, CA.

               Studio Jams, Gowanus Studios, Brooklyn, NY.

2014       The Flat Files: Year Two, Tiger Strikes Asteroid Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

               Convergence: 60th Anniversary Alumni Exhibition, 808 Gallery, Boston, MA.     

               Life of the Party, Fowler Arts Collective, Brooklyn, NY.                                                                       

               All That and a Bag of Chips, Dead Space Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

2012       Four by Six Equals Twenty-Four, Space Camp Gallery, Indianapolis, IN.

               It’s a small, small World, Curated by Hennessy Youngman, Family Business Gallery,

               New York, NY.

2011        Vox VII: Emerging Artists, Juried by Melissa Ho and Hennessy Youngman,

               Vox Populi Gallery, Philadelphia, PA.

     Brutal Pyramid, Aviary Gallery, Boston, MA.

               Free Range – Painting and the University of Pennsylvania, University of

               Pennsylvania, Meyerson Gallery, Philadelphia, PA.

2010      Tri – State Show, Jolie Laide Gallery, Philadelphia, PA.

               NEVER THINK small: Redux! Climate Gallery, Long Island City, NY.

               Works on Paper Rejects, Little Berlin Gallery, Philadelphia, PA.

2009      Where There’s Smoke, There’s Smoke, Michael Steinberg Gallery,

                New York, NY. 

                Vox V: Emerging Artists, Juried by Ryan Trecartin and Larry Mangel, Vox Populi              

                Gallery, Philadelphia, PA.

                Penn MFA Thesis Exhibition, Crane Arts Building, Philadelphia, PA.

Curatorial

2017     (Upcoming) The Still Life Show, Park Place Gallery, Co-curated with Michael Holden, Brooklyn, NY.

               (Upcoming) The Flat File Show, Park Place Gallery, Co-curated with Michael Holden, Brooklyn, NY.

               The Landscape Show, Park Place Gallery, Co-curated with Michael Holden, Brooklyn, NY.

               The Human Form, Park Place Gallery, Co-curated with Michael Holden, Brooklyn, NY.

2016       Studio Jamz II, Bushwick Studios, Brooklyn, NY.

               Young FrankensteinsLesley Heller Workspace, New York, NY.

2015       Studio Jamz, Gowanus Studios, Brooklyn, NY.

2014       Life of the Party, Fowler Arts Collective, Brooklyn, NY.

Residencies

2016 - 17      DNA Summer Residency, Artist in Residence, Provincetown, MA.

2015       Vermont Studio Center, Artist in Residence, Johnson, VT.

Flat Files

2016             Gesamtkunst Werkshop, Curated by Lucas Bucholtz, Brooklyn, NY.

2014 - 15      TSA New York's Flat File Program, Tiger Strikes Asteroid Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

Publications        

8.24.16    The Top Five New York Art Shows This Week, Peter Schenck, "Clear and Present Danger", Howard Halle, Time Out

8.16.16      In the Studio: Peter Schenck, Laura Grasso, Tequila & Denim Blog

3.30.16     Living on the Lower East Side (Slide Show), Photography by Joshua Bright, The New York Times

3.30.16     Young Frankensteins @ Lesley Heller Workspace, Scott Robinson, Painting is Dead

3.19.16      Contemporary Art: Young Frankensteins @ Lesley Heller Workspace, Gerhard Maier,

                 Drive By Curiosity Blog

2.26.16     Now Showing: Young Frankensteins, Lucy Martin, Elephant: The Art Culture Magazine  

3.26.15     Peter Schenck - Gowanus, Jonathan Chapline and Lorraine Nam, #FFFFFF Walls 

10.21.14     Styx & Stones: Life of the Party with Peter Schenck, Jacquelyn Gleisner, Carets and Sticks 

10.7.14       Peter Schenck @ Life of the Party, Bushwick Daily

4.29.14      One More Slice at Sunshine, B.A.S.E. Lancaster                                     

2.06.14      Q&A with Artist, Peter Schenck, The Sunshine Blog, Sunshine Art + Design Gallery  

Collections

Lise Curry, New York, NY.

Maiza Hixson, Santa Barbara, CA.

Cris McCall, Los Angeles, CA.

Jeremy Efroymson, Indianapolis, IN.

Private Collections: CA, MA, NY, PA, and VA.