Eric Peter

May 2018

Born in 1989, Dordrecht, Netherlands is currently living and working in The Hague.


2017—now Art Praxis (MFA), Dutch Art Institute (DAI), Arnhem, The Netherlands
2009—2013 Interdisciplinary Attitudes (BFA), Royal Academy of Art, The Hague, The Netherlands
2008—2009 Photography (P), Royal Academy of Art, The Hague, The Netherlands
2007—2008 Art History (P), University of Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Recent Activities

Selected solo presentations:
2017 ‘Special Price for You, My Friend (De Kleine Zaal Invites)’, De Vishal, Haarlem, The Netherlands, solo
2016 ‘Ondertussen’, Stroom, The Hague, The Netherlands, solo
2016 ‘KIN*K with Eric Peter’, BLO-Ateliers, Berlin, Germany, solo
2015 ‘Conversations on the Near Future’, 98B, Manila, The Philippines, solo
2015 ‘Conversations on the Near Future’, Silingan, Davao City, The Philippines, solo
2013 ‘Young Men Dream of Their Past’, Pulchri Studio, The Hague, The Netherlands, solo

Selected group and duo presentations:
2018 ‘Assemblages of Intimacy’, A Tale of a Tub, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, group
2017 ‘Witness’, Karachi Biennale 2017, Karachi, Pakistan, group
2017 ‘Identity’, South London Shorts, London, United Kingdom, group
2017 ‘La Caja’, 3M Art Foundation, Santa Marta, Colombia, group
2017 ‘Prospects & Concepts’, Art Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, group
2016 ‘Everybody’s Perfect’, Spoutnik, Geneva, Switzerland, group
2016 ‘7e Sybren Hellinga Kunstprijs’, Kunsthuis SYB, Beetsterzwaag, The Netherlands, group
2016 ‘Eating Pebbles by the Riverside’, PIP, The Hague, The Netherlands, duo
2016 ‘BINISAYA’, SM Seaside, Cebu City, The Philippines, group
2016 ‘Conversation Piece’ 1646, The Hague, The Netherlands, duo
2016 ‘Shifting Spaces’, W139, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, group
2015 ‘Trial & Triumph’, KABK, The Hague, The Netherlands, group
2015 ‘Мутабор’, VovaTanya, Kharkiv, Ukraine, group
2015 ‘Beyond Borders (LISFE 2015)’, De Meelfabriek, Leiden, The Netherlands, group
2015 ‘Between Thinking, Seeing, Saying and Nothing’, IVS Gallery, Karachi, Pakistan, group
2014 ‘Blue’, Billytown, The Hague, The Netherlands, group
2014 ‘Festival Hongerige Wolf 2014’, Hongerige Wolf, The Netherlands, group
2014 ‘Timeless Gentle Flights’, W139, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, group
2013 ‘Vond.A’, Roodkapje, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, group
2013 ‘New Order’, Pictura, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, group
2012 ‘Een poging tot nieuwe vriendelijkheid’, GEMAK, The Hague, The Netherlands, group
2012 ‘I’ll Show You Mine if You Show Me Yours’, Minerva, Groningen, The Netherlands, group
2012 ‘Piramida’, Tirana Ekspres, Tirana, Albania, group
2011 ‘Epigonism Rules’, Nest, The Hague, The Netherlands, group

2015 Artist-in-residency with The Unifiedfield, Mindanao, The Philippines
2015 Artist-in-residency with Vasl Artists’ Collective, Karachi, Pakistan
2012 Artist-in-residency with Tirana Ekspres, Tirana, Albania

Selected publications, interviews and reviews:
2018 Eric Peter, ‘Economy as Intimacy: Poetry’, The Printer, April 2018
2018 Eric Peter, ‘Economy as Intimacy (Essay)’, The Write Launch (March Issue), 01-03-2018 [online]
2018 Sehr Jalil, ‘In Pursuit of Origin (Part 2)’, Seismopolite: Journal of Art and Politics (Issue 19) [online]
2017 Art TV Pakistan, ‘KB17: Focus Group by Eric Peter’, 06-11-2017 (tv broadcast)
2017 Marjolein van de Ven, ‘Marjolein van de Ven Invites Eric Peter’, De Vishal, 03-04-2017 [ill.] (onl)
2017 Eric Peter, ‘THE HUMAN HEART (S/S 2016 Issue)’, Newspaper Club, 01-03-2017
2017 Features, ‘Event Space Rotterdam’, Metropolis M, 12-02-2017 [ill.] (online)
2017 Mondriaan Fonds, ‘Prospects & Concepts 2017’, 08-02-2017 [ill.]
2016 Niels Post, ‘[…] en Eric Peter bij Stroom’, Trendbeheer, 17-12-2016 [ill.] (online)
2016 Vasl Artists’ Collective, ‘Catalogue 2015’, 01-09-2016 [ill.]
2016 Patty Taboada, ‘23 Independent Filipino Films You Should Watch’, Zee Lifestyle, 13-09-2016 [ill.]
2016 Hans Kuiper, ‘Shifting Spaces […]’, Inspector Casino’s Detective Show, 01-05-2016 [ill.] (online)
2016 Autor Magazine, ‘THE HUMAN HEART’, The Wanderlust Issue, 06-04-2016 [ill.]
2016 Janneke van Gelder, ‘Shifting Spaces’, Mister Motley, 27-03-2016 [ill.] (online)
2016 Marie Civikov, ‘“Ik zag het als een teken […]”’, Jegens & Tevens, 29-02-2016 [ill.] (online)
2015 Kees Koomen, ‘Trial and Triumph’, chmkoome’s blog, 18-11-2015 [ill.] (online)
2015 Bertus Pieters, ‘Glorieus falen: Trial & Triumph’, Villa La Repubblica, 15-11-2015 [ill.] (online)
2015 Platform Platvorm, ’The Second Issue’, 12-11-2015 [ill.]
2015 Sadia Salim, ‘Artists’ Work: The Ripple Effect’, Dawn, 19-04-2015 [ill.]
2015 Minerwa Tahir, ‘Expression and Explosion’, The Express Tribune, 04-04-2015 [ill.]
2014 Eric Peter, ‘Craftmanship’, 1000 Things, 06-05-2014 (online)
2014 Joke Korving, ‘Eric Peter brengt op Gronings festival […]’, Den Haag Centraal, 11-07-2014
2013 Bram Verbrugge, ‘Pictura verzet de bakens’, Algemeen Dagblad [ill.]
2013 Hinde Haest, ‘Blood, Sweat, Tears, Diploma’, Metropolis M, 29-07-2013 [ill.] (online)
2013 Kees Koomen, ‘Eindexamenexpositie’,chmkoome’s blog, 16-07-2013 [ill.] (online)
2013 Marjolein Blaauwbroek, ‘Lichting 2013’, Kunstbeeld, 13-07-2013 [ill.] (online)
2013 Bertus Pieters, ‘Binnen en boven het keurslijf’, Villa La Repubblica, 08-07-2013 [ill.] (online)
2012 Aida Tuci, ‘Piramida: Si monument i kapitalizmit të vonë shqiptar’, Gazeta Mapo, 29-02-2012

Awards and grants:
2017 SPOT Exhibition, Stroom, The Hague, grant
2016 Sybren Hellinga Prize, Kunsthuis SYB, Beetsterzwaag, award [nominee]
2016 PRO Deo, Stroom (studio visits by Arnisa Zeqo), The Hague
2015 Stipend for Emerging Artists, Mondriaan Fonds, Amsterdam, grant
2015 PRO Onderzoek, Stroom, The Hague, grant
2015 PRO Invest, Stroom, The Hague, grant
2014 Invest Program, Stroom, The Hague, grant
2013 Fine Arts Prize, Royal Academy of Art, The Hague, award [winner]