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Peter Halley

New York 1953 - lives in New York

Artist info

  • Peter Halley - 2014
  • Halley Peter
  • Peter Halley - Art Basel Unlimited - 2016

Galerie Thomas Modern represents Peter Halley exclusively in Germany and has shown his works in numerous solo and group exhibitions.

In 2017, Galerie Thomas Modern and Peter Halley jointly published an edition titled “Explosion”.

Peter Halley has exhibited his work both nationally and internationally, including at the Museum Haus Konstruktiv, Zurich; Rubell Museum, Miami; Centre Pompidou, Paris; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Museum of Modern Art, New York; Guggenheim Bilbao, Bilbao; Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Buenos Aires; Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam; Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt and Albertina, Vienna.

From March 2023, the Musée d'art moderne Grand-Duc Jean in Luxembourg will present a solo show by the artist.

'I grew up with the notion that paintings create light, that picturing light was really important. As my work developed, I wanted to make paintings that created light, not natural light, but an artificial light.'
– Peter Halley

Downloads & Links


Halley Zoom Conversation 2020

Peter Halley about his artistic approach, his references and concepts.

The artist in conversation with Michelle Cotton, (Musée d'Art Moderne, Luxemburg), David Moos (art advisor and curator, former Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto) and Silke Thomas.

Peter Halley - New Paintings - 2019

Peter Halley•Artist Talk

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Peter Halley•Long Shot



  • Kiaf 2023

    Kiaf Seoul


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  • Peter Halley

    Peter Halley • New Paintings


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  • Masterpieces Modern

    Masterpieces Modern