Peter Kirkiles Studio
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BORN
New Haven, CT 1966. Lives in South Kent, CT

EDUCATION

1998 
M.F.A., Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI
1989
B.F.A., Tufts University, Medford, MA / School of The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
2018
Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT. Aldrich Undercover
Washington Art Association, Maquette: The Art of the Model, Aug.11-Sept. 15, 2018
Washington Art Association, Sculpturewalk 2018, July 1 - November 1, 2018
Standard Space Gallery, Sharon, CT, "All things being equal", March 17- April 29 (solo show)
2017
Salomon Contemporary, Hazy Shade of Winter, Washinton Depot, CT, Nov. 18- Dec 18, 2017
CCSC Art Gallery, New Britain, CT, "Off The Wall" Sept 7-Oct 7, 2017
Silvermine Arts Center, New Canaan, CT. Three sculptures (www.ebkgallery.com)
Delamar Hotel Commision, West Hartford CT. Land, Sea, Air 
2016
Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, CT, Bernard Pliers
Salomon Contemporary, Lake Life, Aglia
Diane Birdsall Gallery, Four Columns Inn, Newfane, VT, Zig Zag Rule, "Tools of the trade"
Corey Daniels Gallery, Wells, ME (Summer 2016, group show), www.coreydanielsgallery.com
The Gallery, Morris, CT, Slaiby's General Merchandise (February 20- April 2, 2016)
2015
EBK Gallery, Hartford, CT, Sculpture, June 16 - 30  (solo show)
Washington Art Association, Washington Depot, Ct, Singular Perspective 
2014
Tremaine Gallery, Hotchkiss School, Sharon Twin Oaks Benefit, Log Rule, Twin Folding Rules 1&2
Bushnell Plaza Sculpture Garden, Hartford, CT, Bushnell Segment (red), Joan Hurwit curator
Hubert Gallery, www.hubertgallery.com, select works
Scope Basel Art Fair, Diane Birdsall Gallery, www.scope-art.com
Cutlog Art Fair, Diane Birdsall Gallery, www.cutlogny.org (May 8-11, 2014)
Diane Birdsall Gallery, solo show, Old Lyme, CT (March 1 - April 1, 2014)
2013
O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY.  Mixed Lot  (solo show)
Connecticut Sculptors at The Governor's Residence, Four Colorful Rules, No.38,39,40, & 41
Palm Springs Art Fair, Eckert Fine Art, Millerton, NY. Ivory Rule No.23
2011-2012
Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT. Aldrich Undercover
Big Town Gallery, Rochester, VT.  Vertical Rule No. 26
art-MRKT Hamptons, Eckert Fine Art, Millerton, NY.  Vertical Rule No. 19
The Morrison Gallery, Kent, CT.  Chris Armstrong and Peter Kirkiles
Diane Birdsall Gallery, Old Lyme, CT.  Folding Rule No. 13: One Equals One
2010
The Morrison Gallery, Kent, CT.  Bevel Square: Art Garage Benefit
Sculpture Now, Lee, MA.  Handplane No. 1 
2009
Ober Gallery, Kent, CT.  Spring Selections
Diane Birdsall Gallery, Old Lyme, CT.  Obvious
2008
Morgan Lehman Gallery, Lakeville, CT. Three Hours: Concession/Recession
Bachelier Cardonsky Gallery, Kent, CT. Paris–New York-Kent
Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY. Twelve Foot Folding Ruler
1991-2005
Creative Arts Workshop, New Haven, CT.  Public Easel
1998
SOFA New York, New York, NY.  The Yaw Gallery Functional Vase Project
Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI.  MFA Thesis Exhibition
1994-95
Chester Gallery, Chester, CT.  two sculptures outside
1992-94
Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT.  Chest of Drawers

AWARDS
2014
Finalist,  MIT List Center for Visual Art - Percent For Art Program, 36 Foot Rule, Nanotechnology Building

SELECTED COLLECTIONS
Joyce and Myron Laban.  Bloomfield Hills, MI
George Beylerian. Kent, CT
Robert Rietveld. Ridgefield, CT
New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT
Charles Mallory, Greenwich, CT

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