Drew Peterson

Painter and printmaker, Drew Peterson, is a Minnesota native best known for creating art of colorful and otherworldly spaces. Peterson received a MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and a BFA from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, and has received several awards and grants, such as the Minnesota State Arts Board Artist Initiative Grant and a Jerome Fellowship.

Selected Exhibitions


Drew Peterson: Hurry Up and Wait, Public Functionary, Minneapolis, MN

Jerome Residency Final Exhibition, Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis MN Fernwey Gallery, Chicago, IL

Waterworks, Burnet Gallery, Minneapolis, MN Congruent Influence, Soo Local, Minneapolis MN

MFA Thesis Exhibition, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago IL

A Moment Stays, Burnet Gallery, Minneapolis, MN Everything Must Grow, Public Art commission, Minneapolis MN

Drew Peterson, Sabina Lee Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Endless Winter, Fox Tax Gallery, Minneapolis, MN From the Mountain, XYandZ Gallery, Minneapolis MN

Formidable Flat, Drew Peterson and Kristina Paabus, First Amendment Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

The Pinwheel Series, Twist Art Gallery, Nashville, TN Minnesota National Print Biennial, Katherine E. Nash Gallery, Minneapolis, MN GM08: Pay Attention, The Soap Factory, Minneapolis, MN Fellowship and Scholarship Exhibition, Regis Center for Art, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN