Peter lives and paints in Brooklyn, NY.


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       Freight and Volume Gallery, New York, NY.

               Down the Well, Galerie Sebastien Adrien, Paris, FR.

2016       Clear and Present Danger (Catalog), 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

2019 (Upcoming) Other Worlds: Bill Adams, Glenn Goldberg, Peter Schenck, curated by Charles Braddock, New York, NY.

Monsters and Landscapes, Galerie Sebastien Adrien, Paris, FR.

2018      Universes, Curated by Sasha Bogojev, Tales of Art Gallery, Imola, Italy

              Portraits, Galerie Sebastien Adrien, Paris, FR.

              While Supplies Last: Restock, Curated by Anthony White, Studio E, Seattle, WA.

              #1, Galerie Sebastien Adrien, Paris, France

2017      The Still Life Show, Park Place Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

              Hide and Go Chic, Rover Gallery, Curated by Kenneth Heyne, Chicago, IL.

              Et Tu, Art Brute?, Andrew Edlin Gallery, New York, NY.

              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.

Art Fairs

2017       YIA: Young International Art Fair, Le Carreau du Temple, Paris, FR.


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

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

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

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

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

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

2015       Studio Jamz, Gowanus Studios, Brooklyn, NY.

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


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.


8.18.18 The Anxiety and The Ecstasy: Peter Schenck at Freight and Volume, Daniel Gerwin, Battery Journal

6.7.18 In Conversation: Peter Schenck’s Comedy Cellar, Freight and Volume Gallery, Sasha Bogojev, Juxtapoz

11.25.17       Studio visit with Peter Schenck, Interview by Julia Gray, Two Coats of Paint Blog

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  


Lise Curry, New York, NY.

Jeremy Efroymson, Indianapolis, IN.

Maiza Hixson, Santa Barbara, CA.

Shelly Kivell, New York, NY.

Cris McCall, Los Angeles, CA.

Nina Ross, New York, NY.

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