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Jon Peterson (webmaster, w3art.com)

1250 Long Beach Ave # 204
Los Angeles, Ca 90021
(213) 623 7069

Education

Bachelor of Aeronautical Engineering, University of Minnesota, 1968
Master of Fine Arts, Otis/Parsons, Los Angeles, 1976

Honors

Artists Fellowship, National Endowment for the Arts, 1980
Teaching Fellowship (painting) , Otis/Parsons, 1976
Finalist, American Academy in Rome (painting), 1976

Organizations/ Memberships

Founder and webmaster of w3art.com, 1995-presentt
President and founding member, Downtown Arts Development Association (DADA), 1993-present
Director on the board of Inner City Arts, 1991- present
Director on the board of L.A.. River Artists and Businessmen Assoc., 1992-present
Director on the board of Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions (LACE), 1985-1990

One Person Exhibitions

Protech-MacIntosh Gallery, Washington, D.C., 1980
Newspace Gallery, Los Angeles, 1979, 1978,1977,1976
Manitoba Museum of Finds Art, San Francisco, 1975

Group Exhibitions

MacArthur Park Public Art Program, Los Angeles, 1985-86
OFF THE STREET, (Installation) Los Angeles, 1985
EMBLEM, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, 1985
HOUSTON ART FESTIVAL (Installation) Houston, Texas, 1983
BETWEEN THE FREEWAYS, Western Association of Art Museums traveling exhibit (6 Museums), 1981-82
TRANSITIONAL USE, installations by 8 artists, Foundation for Art Resources, Los Angeles,1982
TWELFTH INTERNATIONAL SCULPTURE CONFERENCE, Oakland Ca, 1982
SITE WORK: DOWNTOWN L.A.. Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, 1981
NINE AND THE WALL, California State College at Fullerton, 1981
STREETWORKS, Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, D.C., 1981
ART AND ARCHITECTURE, Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, 1980
ELEVENTH INTERNATIONAL SCULPTURE CONFERENCE, Washington, D.C, 1980
SCULPTURE IN CALIFORNIA, 1975-80, San Diego Museum of Art, 1980
ALL CALIFORNIA SHOW, Laguna Beach Museum Of Art, 1976

Commissioned Installations

BOOM TOWN SHELTER, Houston Art Festival, 1983
HIEROGLYPH HOUSE, Foundation for Art Resources, Los Angeles, 1982
INFLATABLE SHELTERS, Washington Project for the Arts, Washington DC, 1981
TRUAX: BLESS THEM ALL, Madison Art Center, Madison, Wis.. 1981
BUNKER HILL SHELTER, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, 1981
WASHINGTON D.C. SHELTERS International Sculpture Conference, 1980
SANTA BARBARA SHELTERS, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, 1980

Articles/Reviews

Review, ARTFORUM, by Tom McEvilly, Sept. 1983 (Houston )
IN FLAGRANTE DERELICTO, by Carrie Rickey, VILLAGE VOICE, Jan. 7, 1980
BUM WRAPS , by Paul Richards, Washington Post,, May 29,1980
Review, ART IN AMERICA, by Constance Mallinson, Jan. 1980
Review, ARTFORUM, by Richard Armstrong, Jan. 1980
Review, ARTNEWS, by Melinda Wortz, Dec. 1980
Review, L.A.. HERALD EXAMINER, by Chris Knight, Feb. 18, 1981
ART AT LARGE , by Peter Clothier, L.A.I.C.A. Journal, Oct. 1980
AT LARGE IN SANTA BARBARA, by Richard Ross, L.A.I.C.A. Journal, Oct. 1980
SPATIAL TRANSFORMATIONS, by Suzanne Muchnic, ARTWEEK, April 1978