Peter has been an artist for 35 years. He has participated in many group shows and held about 40 solo exhibitions in commercial and regional galleries. Most recently - 'Harmonics of the Dark' at the Australian Broadcasting Commission's Atrium Gallery and 'A Long Stick' at the UTS (University of Technology, Sydney) Gallery. Musings - Gallery East Clovelly, 2004. Hard Country - West Side Gallery Marrickville 2004 and Summer Collection Ann Snell Gallery 2004, Hard Country II', Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery 2005.
The dominant themes in his personal work are landscape, music and public art objects. His work sometimes references other artists who have influenced him. Peter is currently working on a suite of paintings about India.
Crippled by Pink II
Manually Enhanced Archival Digital Paint
24 x 26.5cm
Year Round Bather'by Peter Day
Oil on Canvas, 120x98cm, 2003.
Mineral Silicate paint on paper, 105 x 153cm
Accepted into the 2003 Outback Art Prize, Broken Hill
'Venus, Leda, Covenant'
Digital Print & Mixed Media, 200 x 300cm.
'Fantasia, Xan-ann-du- Pulpit Rock and the Shoalhaven'
Drypoint and Aquatint Etching
Peters work is included in these collections :
- Murchison Collection, Dallas, Texas, USA
- Travelodge Collection
- IBM Collection
- Bill Brandt Collection, France
- MLC Centre, Sydney
- Foundation Michael Karolyi, Vence, France
- Australian Department of Foreign Affairs
- University of NSW, University of Technology Sydney, University of
Western Sydney, University of Wollongong
- The Sydney Committee
- Nilimbic Council
- Kogarah Council
- City of Knox
- O'Brien Glass Industries
- Commonwealth Bank of Australia
- Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery