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PETER J. MANION lll
314.265.1471
pmanionworks@gmail.com | www.petermanion.com

EDUCATION

1994   Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Arts, School of the Art Institute of Chicago – Chicago, IL

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018   From La Fragua to Vermont: Works on Paper, Houska Gallery; St. Louis, MO

2016   Dirty Weekend: The Malfunction of Sameness: Houska Gallery; St. Louis, MO

2015   Works On Paper, Peter Manion 2015, Kit & Ace: St. Louis, MO

2014   Unconsciously Conscious, SOHA Studio and Gallery; St. Louis, MO

2013   All the Art on the Floor, SOHA Studio and Gallery; St. Louis, MO
           Twenty Versions of Us, Space Architectural Design Studio; St. Louis, MO

2012   The Way We Live, Space Architectural Design Studio; St. Louis, MO

2002   Works by Peter Manion, Xen Gallery; St. Louis, MO

2001   Couch Art, KROMA Contemporary Living; St. Louis, MO

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (selected)

2018     Material, Alfa Gallery; Miami, FL
             Post, Folder Gallery; Ridgewood, NY
             Heavy, Macklind Appliance; St. Louis, MO
             Lot 49, The Luminary; St. Louis, MO
             Wall Ball, ArtScope; St. Louis, MO

2017     Imagery of Chess, World Chess Hall of Fame; St. Louis, MO
             Lot 49, The Luminary; St. Louis, MO
             Wall Ball, ArtScope, St. Louis, MO

2016     En La Noche, El Convento de Santa Clara de la Columna del Siglo XV; Belalcazar, Spain
             Serendipity, Art St. Louis; St. Louis, MO
             Lot 49, The Luminary; St. Louis, MO

2015     HOME, SOHA Studio and Gallery; St. Louis, MO

2014      St. Louis Creates: Works By Local Artists, St. Louis University Museum of Art; St. Louis, MO
              Art St. Louis 30, Art St. Louis Gallery; St. Louis, MO

2013     HoHo Holiday Show, SOHA Studio and Gallery; St. Louis, MO
             Under the Influence, Art St. Louis, St. Louis, MO

2012     SOHA HoHo Show, SOHA Gallery and Studio; St. Louis, MO
             Urban Wanderers, St. Louis University Museum of Art; St. Louis, MO

2011     Reclaim, Restore, Recover, Kranzberg Arts Center; St. Louis, MO
              *Judge and curator; Olivia Lahs-Gonzales. Received Judges Award of Merit. Benefit for Harris House Treatment and Recovery Center

1999     UntitledZephyr Gallery; Louisville, KY

1998     Two person exhibition: Trees & Muck, Zephyr Gallery; Louisville, KY

1997     Two person exhibition: Mixed Messages, Zephyr Gallery; Louisville, KY

1995     UnknownGallery 312; Chicago, IL.
              *Jurors: Irene Siegel, Bob Thall, Tony Tasset and Joan Bickison

1994     BFA Thesis Exhibition, School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Chicago, IL

COLLABORATIONS

2012-2016    CAM Open Studios, Contemporary Art Museum; St. Louis, MO

RESIDENCIES

2017     Vermont Studio Center; Johnson, VT |September|

2016     La Fragua; Belalcazar, Spain |July|

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

Art Saint Louis, Award of Excellence, Under the Influence; St. Louis, MO

Kranzberg Arts Center, Judges Award of Merit; St. Louis, MO

GALLERY REPRESENTATION

Alfa Gallery: Miami, FL

Rider For Life: Chicago, IL

Houska Gallery: St. Louis, MO

Road Gallery: New York, NY

Frill Home: St. Louis, MO

PROFESSIONAL

2011-2015   Chair and Curator, St. Louis Language Immersion School; St. Louis, MO. 

2013-2014   Fundraiser, Juried Art Exhibition, Language of My Dreams 

2011-2013   Soirée Committee Member and Volunteer 

2011-2012   Volunteer Drawing Class Instructor 

2002–2010    Founder & Owner, Apellas Studios, Inc. Historic Rehab General Contracting; St. Louis, MO

PRESS

Mar Hester, "In the Studio: Peter Manion," Also Gallery. May 2018.

Shannon Cothran, “Scuttling the Rules,” Missouri Life. June - July 2018.

Drew Austin, “A Conversation with Peter Manion,” Studio.Public. February 21, 2018.

Eileen G’Sell, “Man of Considerable Meaning: Conversation with St. Louis Artist Peter Manion,” Alive Digital Magazine, St. Louis, MO. November 2017.

Peter Manion, “Laurel Panella: In Suspension,” All The Art, St. Louis, MO. June 2017.

“The World Chess Hall of Fame Revisits The Imagery of Chess with Local Artists,” HEC-TV, March 2017.

Shannon Bailey, Curator Talk with Peter Manion. Chief Curator World Chess Hall of Fame Museum, St. Louis, MO. 2016.

Jacob Laws, “Art to Watch: Up and Coming St. Louis Artist,” Cure Design Group Blog, St. Louis, MO. September 19, 2013.

Melissa Mauzy, “Urban Enclave,” Saint Louis Home and Lifestyle, St. Louis, MO. September 1, 2013.

Sarah Harford, “Finding a Meaning Outside of the Frame,” Art Saint Louis/Art Dialogue, St. Louis, MO. November 2013.

Andrew Walker, "The Way We Live: An interview with Peter Manion," Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, TX. February 3, 2012.    

Elizabeth Harris Krasnoff, “Peter Manion III: His Artwork Showcases Internal Battles,” The St. Louis Beacon, St. Louis, MO. August 28, 2012.  

Andrew Walker, "Twenty Versions of Us," Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, TX. February 2013.

Victoria Gritton, “Subconscious Messages”, The Leo, Louisville, KY.  June 4, 1997

Bruce Nixon, "Trees & Muck," The Leo, Louisville, KY. November 4, 1998

INSTITUTIONAL COLLECTIONS

World Chess Hall of Fame- Saint Louis, MO

Commonwealth Bank – Louisville, KY

Dowd & Dowd P.C. – St. Louis, MO

LaSalle Bank – Chicago, IL

Saint Louis University Museum of Art – St. Louis, MO

Westin Hotels – St. Louis, MO