GALLERY DIRECTOR

Peter Konsterlie has over twenty-five years of experience working in museums and galleries on the east coast as well as the Midwest. Intuitions such as The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum in Ridgefield Connecticut, and the Minneapolis Institute of Arts and Walker Art Center in Minnesota. A skilled, award-winning artist with a strong background in Art History, Konsterlie’s art works have been featured in numerous public and private collections including The Plains Art Museum, Carnegie Mellon, Washington D.C., Sarah Bowen Gallery in Williamsburg, NY, Housatonic Museum, Claire Oliver Gallery, N.Y, and most recently at the Drawing Center Viewing Program in New York City. Konsterlie’s work has been purchased and leased for feature film and television productions such as the Blue Bloods with Tom Selleck, and on the ABC news program 20/20 with John Stossel.

Selected Awards:

First Prize Award, Green Point Gallery, Honorable Mention, Flower Re-power Housatonic Museum of Art Bpt, CT Juror: Terri C. Smith (Franklyn Street Works) The Drawing Center, New York, Viewing Program Curator: Nina Katchadourian, Second Prize, Westport Art Center, Juror: Leslie Shaffer (Corcoran Gallery, Art Space), Honorable Mention, Housatonic Museum, Juror: Bill Arning (The Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, MIT, White Columns), The Behring Institute The Art of Healing, Amsterdam The Netherlands, “Basic Design & Art and Creativity”, International Conference and Exhibition, University of Nevada, Las Vega Claire Oliver Gallery, New York, NY Brooklyn Museum Curator: Patrick Amsellem, Unearthed, Art Currents New York City, NY Juror: Holly Crawford, Real Art Ways Group Show, Hartford, Connecticut Artview, Art + Community, City Museum of Washington D.C., Carnegie Mellon Exhibit Washington D.C., Curator: Margaret Bodell, Betty Barker Gallery, Juror: Cecelia Barnett (Rep. Helen Frankenthaler) New Canaan, CT

WEBSITE: www.konsterlie.com