Peter Saari  (American, 1951) 

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Peter Saari, Portrait Bust of A Noble Lady

 

Peter Saari
Portrait Bust of A Noble Lady
2009

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Peter Saari, Untitled (Winged Youth)

 

Peter Saari
Untitled (Winged Youth)
2007

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Peter Saari, Horses on Fire

 

Peter Saari
Horses on Fire
2007

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Peter Saari, Seated Figure

 

Peter Saari
Seated Figure
2006

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Peter Saari, Untitled (Head of A Youth)

 

Peter Saari
Untitled (Head of A Youth)
2003

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Peter Saari, Impressionistic Roman Head II

 

Peter Saari
Impressionistic Roman Head II
2005

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Peter Saari, Sans titre

 

Peter Saari
Sans titre, 1986
casein, plaster, wood

 

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Peter Saari, Yellow frog no.2 with column

 

Peter Saari
Yellow frog no.2 with column, 1979
lithograph

 

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Peter Saari, Building fragment no.5

 

Peter Saari
Building fragment no.5, 1979
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2009   O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY (solo)
2005   O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY (solo)
2004   Seeing is Believing: American Trompe l’oeil, New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT
2003   Everything OK at OK Harris, Brevard Museum of Art and Science, Melbourne, FL
2001   O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY
2001   Disjecta Membra, Broadway Windows, New York, NY (solo)
2001   O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY (solo)
1998   O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY (solo)
1995   Art after Art, Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, NY
1993   O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY (solo)
1990   Fendrick Gallery, Washington, DC (solo)
1990   Helander Gallery, Palm Beach, FL (solo)
1989   Tortue Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (solo)
1988   Robert Schoelkopf Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1988   Classical Mvth and Imagerv in Contemporary Art, The Queens Museum, Flushing, NY
1987   Mainstream America: The Collection of Phil Desind, Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH
1987   The 51st Annual National Mid-Year Exhibition,Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH
1987   Helander Gallery, Palm Beach, FL (solo)
1987   O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY (solo)
1986 - 1987   New York New York, Helander Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
1986   Olvmpus Revisited, Summit Art Center, Summit, NJ
1986   Uncovering the Past:Tribute and Parody, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA
1986   Acme Art, San Francisco, CA (solo)
1986   Architectural Inspirations - Venice and Rome, Hearst Art Gallery, Moraga, CA
1986   Tortue Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (solo)
1986   he Artists of O.K. Harris, Helander Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
1986   Architectural Ornament: Is More More?, Fendrick Gallery, Washington, DC
1986   Highlights of the Season, Helander Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
1986   The Column Show: Metaphor and Motif, Fisher Gallery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
1985 - 1986   More Than Meets the Eye: The Art of Trompe L’oeil, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH; Norton Gallery of Art, West PaJm Beach, FL
1985 - 1986   Tomasulo Gallery, Union County College, Cranford, NJ 1 986
1985   Bevond Antiquitv: Classical References in Contemporary Art, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA
1985   The Classic Tradition in Recent Painting and Sculpture, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT
1985   Art + Architecture + Landscape: The Clos Pegase Design Competition, San Francisco, CA
1985   Illusion: Between Life and Art, Museum of Holography, New York, NY
1985   O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY (solo)
1985   Artists of O.K. Harris, Helander/Rubenstein Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
1985   Connections, Leila Taghinia-Milani Gallery, New York, NY
1983 - 1985   Contemporary Trompe l'Oeil Painting and Sculpture, Boise Gallery of Art, Boise, ID;
1984   O.K. Harris Artists, Royal Palm Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
1984   Illusions, Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville, SC
1984   Contemporary Classicism, University of California, Los Angeles, CA
1984   Games of Deception: When Nothing Is As It Appears, Artisan Space, Fashion Institute of
1984   Acme Art, San Francisco, CA (solo)
1983   Material Illusion/Unlikely Material, Taft Museum, Cincinnati, OH
1983   The Great Illusionists, Ben Shahn Galleries, William Paterson College, Wayne, NJ
1983   Leila Taghinia-Milani Gallery, New York, NY
1983   The Fragment, Fragmentary, Fragmentation, New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT
1982   Architectural Images: Contemporarv Paintings, Summit Art Center, Summit, NJ
1982   The Constructed Image, Rockland Center for the Arts, West Nyack, NY
1982   O.K. Harris West, Scottsdale, AZ
1982   Tortue Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (solo)
1981   O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY (solo)
1981   Homage, Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA
1979 - 1981   Reality of Illusion, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA; travelling exhibition
1980   Illusionism, O.K. Harris West, Scottsdale, AZ
1980   Radical Realism, Center for the Arts, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA
1980   O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY (solo)
1979   Small is Beautiful, Freedman Gallery, Albright College, Reading, PA
1979   Late Twentieth Century Art, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania,
1979   Corners: Sculpture Invitational, Elise Meyer Gallery, New York, NY
1979   Directions, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
1978   Expressions of the Seventies, Minskoff Cultural Center, New York, NY
1978   Current Work from New York, Slippery Rock State College, Slippery Rock, PA
1978   Artists Look at Art, Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art, University of Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
1978   Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI
1978   O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY (solo)
1976 - 1978   International Realist Exhibition, Rothmans of Pall Mall, Ontario, Canada
1977   This Is Today, Root Art Center, Hamilton College, Clinton, NY
1977   O.K. Harris Works of Art, New York, NY (solo)
1975   Report from SoHo, Grey Art Gallery, New York University, New York, NY
1975   Abstraction. Alive and Well, State University of New York, Potsdam, NY
1974   Lamagna Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
  Sydney and Francis Lewis Foundation, Richmond, VA
  Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
  Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
  Remington Hotel, Dallas, TX
  Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
  Erie Museum of Art, Erie, PA
  Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY
  Robert De Rothschild, New York, NY
  Neil Jenney, New York, NY
  Max Palevsky, Los Angeles, CA
  Ludwig Collection, Aachen, Germany
2005    New Art In An Old City: The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Collection, New Orleans, LA; Text: David S. Rubin, 2005.
1995    Art After Art, (catalogue), Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, NY, 1995.
1989    .The Historical Mode: Fashion and Art in the 1980s, Richard Martin and Harold koda, Rizzoli, New York, pp. 11, 26, 1989.
1987    Art & Antiques, “Openings", April 1987.
1987    Finance (France), "Impressions de New York", Ninon Gaulthier, p' 26, 13 April 1987.
1987    Art & Auction, "Corporate Collections 1987: The Southland Corporation", p. 170, October 1987.
1987    "A Question of Space: Architectural Inquiries", (catalogue), The Rye Arts Center, Rye, NY; Introduction: Mary Delahoyd, 1987.
1987    "Mainstream America: The Collection of Phil Desind", (catalogue), Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH; Introduction: Louis Zona, 1987.
1986    "The Column Show: Metaphor and Motif", (catalogue), Fisher Gallery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, 1986.
1986    "Architectural Inspirations: Venice and Rome", (catalogue), Hearst Art Gallery, Saint Mary's College, Moraga, CA; Introduction: Ann Harlow, 1986.
1986    Uncovering the Past: Tribute and Parody", (catalogue), Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA; Introduction: Patricia L. Boutelle, 1986.
1986    Los Angeles Times, "Galleries: Santa Monica", p. 16, January 17, 1986.
1986    Cook's, "Food Im½ates Art", Mary CaIdwell, pp', 38-48, 80, May/June 1986
1986    Westart, "Inspirations from Venice and Rome", August 22, 1986.
1986    Contra Costa Times, "Exhibit pleasing, thought-provoking", Carol Fowler, September 30, 1986.
1986    Art & Antiques, "Sketchbook: Art and Cuisine", Charles E. Allen, p. 28, October 1986.
1985    Middlesex News, "The DeCordova Museum Reaches Beyond Antiquity and Highlights a Return to Classicism", Cate Coulacos, July 11, 1985.
1985    American Art Now, Edward Lucie-Smith, William Morrow & Company, New York, NY, 1985.
1985    "More Than Meets The Eye: The Art of Trompe L'Oeil", (catalogue), Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH; Foreword: Budd Harris Bishop, 1985.
1985    Arts Magazine, Peter Saari", Carlo M. Lamagna, Vol. 59, No. 8, p.18, April 1985.
1984    The Post (West Palm Beach, FL), "Is What You See All You Get From Illusionist Art?", Gary Schwan, February 26, 1984.
1984    Arts Magazine, "Material Illusion: On the Issue of the Ersatz Objects", Carol Donnell-Kotrozo, pp. 88-91, March 1984.
1984    Images and Issues, "Reviews: Peter Saari at Acme Art", Alfred Jan, p" 48, July/August 1984.
1984    New York Magazine, “How The Smart Money Decorates”, Marilyn Bethany, September 24, 1984.
1984    Corporate ArtNews, “Ceiling Mural Adorns Office Building”, September/October 1984.
1983    Images and Issues, "Peter Saari at Tortue", Kathy Zimmerer¬McKelvie, March/April 1983.
1983    Spokesman-Review (Spokane, WA), "Illusory Art", Tim Behrens, November 20, 1983.
1983    "Contemporary Trompe l'Oeil Painting and Sculpture", (catalogue), Boise Gallery of Art, Boise, ID; Dennis O'Leary, 1983.
1983    "Material Illusion/Unlikely Material", (catalogue), Taft Museum, Cincinnati, OH; Heather Hallenberg, 1983.
1982    Los Angeles Times, "The Galleries: Santa Monica", October 29, 1982
1982    New York Times, "There's Poetry in the Newest Office Portals", David L. Shirey, December 5, 1982.
1981    "Late Twentieth Century Art from the Sydney and Frances Lewis Foundation", (catalogue), Richmond, VA, Frederick R. Brandt and Susan L. Butler, 1981.
1981    Arts Magazine, "The Reality of Illusion - Eclipse of Realism", John R. Clarke, Vol. 55, No. 6, p. 158, February 1981.
1981    Antiques and the Arts Weekly, "Classical Themes in Contemporary Art Focuses of Danforth Museum Exhibit", May 8, 1981.
1981    Interview, "My Life in Ruins", Robert Becker, Vol. 11, No. 8, pp. 40~41, August 1981.
1980    Ocular, "Peter Saari", (reprint of interview in Archetype), Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 81-83, Spring 1980.
1980    Artforum, "Reviews", Douglas Blau, Vol. 18, No. 10, pp. 86-87, Summer 1980.
1979    “Directions", (catalogue), Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC, Howard N. Fox, 1979.
1979    Archtvpe, "Peter Saari", Andrew Batey, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 33-34, Spring 1979.
1979    Archtvpe, "Peter Saari", Andrew Batey, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 33-34, Spring 1979.
1978    Village Voice "Form Follows Fiction", Peter Frank, April 24, 1978.
1977    "Why Art", Gregory Battcock, E.P. Dutton & Co., New York, NY, pp. 112-113, 1977.
1977    Village Voice, "Is Peter Saari Faking It?', Ray C. Smith, Vol. 22, No. 16, April 1977.
1976    Arts Magazine, 'Peter Saari' 5 New Paintings", John R. Clark, Vol. 50, No. 6, pp. 58-59, February 1976.
1976    Newsdav, 'Art: A Realistic Course', Malcolm Preston, February 26, 1976.
1975    Domus, Art in America: Saari, Hirshmann, Oppenheim', Gregory Battcock, pp. 53-54, May 1975.
1974    SoHo Weekly News, “On Art”, John Gruen, Vol. 2, No.13, p.10, January 2, 1974.
1974    Artforum, Reviews, Alan Moore, Vol. 12, No. 10, p. 78, June 1974.