Bill Peters

Bill Peters

Bill Peters is an international visual artist working primarily in photography. He trained in film, photography and the sciences at the University of Southern California and holds an MA in the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology from the University of Toronto.

Bill’s work has developed into four current series: “When the City Isn’t Looking”, an abstract reflection on the emotional qualities of cities; “When Water Dreams”, an exploration of the metaphorical and abstract nature of water in the landscape; “Exclusionary Landscapes”, an aerial photography project that raises questions both about our human relationship to the use of land and “Semiotica”, an artistic response to signs and symbols. The Exclusionary Landscapes images, typically printed 30 to 40 inches high and many feet wide, reflect the formalism sometimes associated with the New Topographics movement.

Bill Peters’ images have been shown in over thirty exhibitions. The Alberta Foundation for the Arts has acquired one of his Exclusionary Landscapes series for the Province of Alberta’s collection and another work in this series is being featured in a show at the Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, one of western Canada’s leading fine and contemporary art museums during 2015.  His images are regularly exhibited at the Jack Singer Concert Hall, Calgary, Canada’s primary concert and Philharmonic venue. Bill has achieved a high level of mastery in digital printing and is frequently called upon to give courses, print for other artists or consult regarding the medium.

He is represented by Zen Mountain Gallery in Jerome, Arizona; Willock and Sax Gallery in Banff, Canada and for corporate interiors by Exploration Arts in Calgary. Bill is also a leading non-profit consultant and museum planner. His numerous projects in this realm include the TELUS Spark Science Centre in Calgary and the Academic Strategic Plan for the Alberta College of Art and Design.

Bill spends a portion of each year in Northern Arizona and Zen Mountain Gallery is pleased to represent his work in this area.

Contact:  Zen Mountain Gallery | 515 Main Street, Jerome, Arizona | 928.634.5009

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Zen Mountain Gallery

515 Main Street
Jerome, Arizona 86331


Phone: 928.634.5009

 

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 Please join Zen Mountain Gallery for June Art Walk as we celebrate our fifth anniversary.
Zen Mountain Gallery has consistently represented the finest work from the best of local artists and today the gallery represents over thirty top artists from the region including the photography of gallery owner Christopher Mull.
 
The gallery represents a wide range of fine art, jewelry and pottery from Luna Patterson’s hand-built and pit-fired pottery with colors that echo the colors of the local red rocks to Komala Rohde’s unique jewelry designs. Erica Farieo’s whimsical and colorful ink and water color depictions of Jerome and the Grand Canyon reflect having grown up in the area and being a Colorado River guide in the Grand Canyon for 25 years. Donald Voss’ spiritually influenced works of ink on paper masterfully incorporate Eastern, Western and Native American influences. As well as Susan Moody’s spectacular kiln-formed glass art and much, much more. The underlying emphasis of the gallery is to represent the finest of local contemporary and contemplative artists.
 
Please join us for a glass of wine and food catered by Flatiron Café during Zen Mountain Gallery’s  anniversary celebration with a number of our artists in the gallery.