Peri Schwartz grew up in Far Rockaway, NY. She received her BFA from Boston University’s School of Fine Arts and her MFA from Queens College. She lives and works in New Rochelle, NY. Her paintings, prints and drawings focus on composition and the interplay of color, light and space. Her work is in museum collections in the US and Europe.




2018 Color & Process, Gallery NAGA, Boston, MA
  Paintings, Drawings, Prints, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA
  In the Studio, Murray State University, Murray, KY
2017 In the Studio, University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR
  interplay:color & form, Metropolitan Frame Company, Denver, CO
2016 Constructing From Life, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA
  Paintings • Drawings • Prints, Mississippi State, Starkville, MS
  Paintings & Prints, Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2015 Paintings • Drawings • Prints, University of Mississippi Museum, Oxford, MS
2014 Composing Paintings, Gallery NAGA, Boston, MA
  In the Studio, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL
2013 New Watercolors and Drawings, Garvey/Simon Art Access, New York, NY
  Dwellings, Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
  In the Studio, Davis & Cline Gallery, Ashland, OR
2012 The Architect Within, Tinney Contemporary, Nashville, TN
  Compositions, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA
  In the Studio, Gallery NAGA, Boston, MA
2010 Color Prints, Abbott & Holder, London, UK
  Reflections, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA
  Working With The Grid, Port Washington Library, Port Washington, NY
2009 Reflections, Hillwood Art Museum, Brookville, NY
2008 Objects Considered, Midday Gallery, Englewood, NJ
2007 Recent Work, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA
  Paintings, Drawings and Prints, Kasten Fine Art, Great Barrington, MA
  Interior Perspectives, New Canaan Library, New Canaan, CT
2006 Studio Paintings, Reeves Contemporary, New York, NY
2004 Paintings & Works on Paper, Adler & Co., San Francisco, CA
  Paintings & Works on Paper, Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, VA
  Working from Life, duPont Gallery, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA
  Paintings & Drawings, Concordia Gallery, Concordia College, Bronxville, NY
2003 Etchings and Monotypes, Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
2002 Wrapped Objects, Fine Arts Center Galleries, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI
2001 Paintings and Pastels, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA
1994 Paintings, Gallery A, Chicago, IL
1992 In a Quiet Place, Stiebel Modern, New York, NY


2017 Still Lifes, University of Kentucky Art Museum, Lexington, KY
2016 New Acquisitions, Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR
2015 Exxpectations, Cornell Museum of Art, Delray, FL
2014 Face to Face, Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR
2010 On the Wall/Off the Wall: Modern American Masterpieces from the Permanent Collection, Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson, MS
  Old & New: Recent Acquisitions and Works from the Collection, Benton Museum of Art, Storrs, CT
2007 Collectors Show, Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR
2006 Hot Pics/06, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
2004 6th American Print Biennial, Marsh Art Gallery, University of Richmond Museums, Richmond, VA
  Collection Tango: A Selection of Contemporary Art, Benton Museum of Art, Storrs, CT


1975 Masters of Fine Arts, Queens College
1973 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Boston University