Peter Schenck (B. New York, NY 1983) lives and paints in Brooklyn. Schenck has presented his work in solo exhibitions at multiple venues including Arts + Leisure Gallery, the Delaware Center for Contemporary Arts (DCCA), and Le Meridien Hotel in Philadelphia, in addition to numerous group shows at galleries including Victori + Mo, Lesley Heller Workspace, and Tiger Strikes Asteroid. He received his BFA from Boston University and his MFA at the University of Pennsylvania. Schenck has been featured in The New York Times, Time Out New York, Elephant Magazine, Painting Is Dead, and Tequila & Denim.


Peter Schenck "Clear and Present Danger" listed in Time Out NY's "Top 5 Art Shows this Week"

Schenck’s bright, comically grotesque portrayals of artists, comedians, and lounge singers at work look for the links between creativity and self-destructive acts.

Peter Schenck interviewed in Tequila & Denim In the Studio: Peter Schenck by Laura Grasso