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peri schwartz

Peri Schwartz grew up in Far Rockaway, NY. She studied at Boston University's School of Fine Arts and received an MFA at Queens College. She lives and works in New Rochelle, NY. In paintings, prints and drawings she focuses on composition and the interplay of color, light and space. Her work is in museum collections in the US and Europe.


1975    Masters of Fine Arts, Queens College

1973    Bachelor of Fine Arts, Boston University

Solo Exhibitions

2016   Constructing From Life, Page Bond Gallery, 
           Richmond, VA
           Paintings • Drawings • Prints, Mississippi State, 
           Starkville, MS
           Paintings & Prints, Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa
           Fe, NM

2015    Paintings • Drawings • Prints, University of
           Mississippi Museum, Oxford, MS

2014    In the Studio, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL

2013    Dwellings, Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

In the Studio, Davis & Cline, Ashland OR

           New Watercolors and Drawings, Garvey/Simon Art Access, NY, NY

2012    The Architect Within, Tinney Contemporary, Nashville, TN

            Compositions, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA

           In the Studio, Gallery NAGA, Boston, MA

2010    Color Prints, Abbott & Holder, London, UK

           Reflections, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA

           Working With The Grid, Port Washington Library, Port Washington, NY

2009    Reflections, Hillwood Art Museum, Brookville, NY

2008    Objects Considered, Midday Gallery, Englewood, NJ

2007    Recent Work, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA

           Paintings, Drawings, and Prints, Kasten Fine Art, Great Barrington, MA

           Interior Perspectives, New Canaan Library, New Canaan, CT

2006    Studio Paintings, Reeves Contemporary, New York, NY

2004    Paintings and Works on Paper, Adler & Co., San Francisco, CA

           Paintings and Works on Paper, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA

           Working From Life, duPont Gallery, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA

           Paintings and Drawings, Concordia Gallery, Concordia College, Bronxville, NY

2003    Etchings and Monotypes, Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

2002    Wrapped Objects, Fine Arts Center Galleries, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI

2001    Paintings and Pastels, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA

1994    Paintings, Gallery A, Chicago, IL

1992    In a Quiet Place, Stiebel Modern, New York, NY

Group Exhibitions

2011    Art of Painting in the 21st Century, John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA

2010    On the Wall/Off the Wall: Modern American Masterpieces from the Permanent Collection, Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson, MS

Old & New: Recent Acquisitions and Works from the Collection, Benton Museum of Art, Storrs, CT

2007    Collectors Show, Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR

2006    Hot Pics/06 Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY

2005    Single Impressions: Monotypes & Monoprints, Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University, Middletown,            CT

2004    6th American Print Biennial, Marsh Art Gallery, University of Richmond Museums, Richmond, VA

           Collection Tango: A Selection of Contemporary Art, Benton Museum of Art, Storrs, CT

2002    Roy Lichtenstein and Beyond: Recent Acquisition of Modern Prints, Corcoran Gallery of Art,
Washington, DC

2001    Contemporary Still Life: Vanitas to Veritas, Gallery at Bristol-Myers Squibb, Princeton, NJ 

Public Collections

British Museum, London, UK

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

Staatliche Museum, Berlin, Germany

Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR

Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, UK

Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, MA

Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, UK

Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA

Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids, MI

Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA

Library of Congress, Washington, DC

Bibliotheque Nationale de France, Paris, France

New York Public Library, New York, NY

Boston Public Library, Boston, MA

Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell, NY

New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA

Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY

Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson, MS

Mead Art Museum, Amherst, MA

Davison Art Center, Middletown, CT

Museum of the City of New York, New York, NY

New York Historical Society

Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

University of Alberta Art and Artifact Collection, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, NJ

Syracuse University Art Collection, Syracuse, NY


Corporate Collections

Pfizer Inc

Capital One Services


Fidelity Investments

Mass General Hospital

Wellington Management


Gibson Dunn

Parasol Press

Clorox Corporation

Harris Bank