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Peter Atkins Biography

Peter Atkins was born in Murrurundi, New South Wales in 1963. He studied at the Newcastle Art School, NSW (1983/84) and National Art School, Sydney (1985). Peter has had an extensive solo and group exhibition career with exhibitions including Quirky: From the Collection, Newcastle Regional Gallery, NSW (2010); Clemenger Contemporary Art Award, The Ian Potter Centre, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne (2009); Contemporaneous: Australian Contemporary Painting, Wangaratta Exhibitions Gallery, VIC (2008); Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize, Bendigo Art Gallery, Victoria (2007). Collections include the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra; Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide; Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth; Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane. Peter currently lives and works in Melbourne, Australia.

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Peter Atkins was born in Murrurundi, New South Wales in 1963. He studied at the Newcastle Art School, NSW (1983/84) and National Art School, Sydney (1985). Peter has had an extensive solo and group exhibition career with exhibitions including Quirky: From the Collection, Newcastle Regional Gallery, NSW (2010); Clemenger Contemporary Art Award, The Ian Potter Centre, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne (2009); Contemporaneous: Australian Contemporary Painting, Wangaratta Exhibitions Gallery, VIC (2008); Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize, Bendigo Art Gallery, Victoria (2007). Collections include the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra; Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide; Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth; Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane. Peter currently lives and works in Melbourne, Australia.

Peter Atkins Featured Artworks

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Larry Hagman's Crash Diet/Cop Shop Shock by Peter Atkins contemporary artwork painting, works on paper
Peter AtkinsLarry Hagman's Crash Diet/Cop Shop Shock, 2019Acrylic on board
28 x 21 cm
Tolarno Galleries Contact Gallery
Peter Finch by Peter Atkins contemporary artwork painting
Peter AtkinsPeter Finch, 2015Acrylic on canvas
60 x 50 cm
Martin Browne Contemporary Enquire
William Holdens by Peter Atkins contemporary artwork painting
Peter AtkinsWilliam Holdens, 2015Acrylic on canvas
60 x 50 cm
Martin Browne Contemporary Enquire
Un Mundo Implacable by Peter Atkins contemporary artwork painting
Peter AtkinsUn Mundo Implacable, 2015Acrylic on canvas
60 x 50 cm
Martin Browne Contemporary Enquire
Network by Peter Atkins contemporary artwork painting
Peter AtkinsNetwork, 2015Acrylic on canvas
60 x 50 cm
Martin Browne Contemporary Enquire

Peter Atkins Recent Exhibitions

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