Cleon Peterson

Cleon Peterson

Cleon Peterson is an LA-based artist whose chaotic and violent paintings represents a world in which deviance is the norm and violence, sex, and drugs bring a hollow pleasure. Peterson portrays a striking visual world in his art, in which hostility and violence are rendered senseless and without context. His creations are highly influenced by Leon Golub, Paul McCarthy, and Mike Kelley.

Date of Birth 1973
Industries Art
Headquarter Seattle, Washington
Cleon Peterson to Launch New "Blood & Soil" Exhibit in LA
Arts

Cleon Peterson to Launch New "Blood & Soil" Exhibit in LA

Acrylic-on-canvas paintings, bronze sculptures, and more.

Cleon Peterson & Modernica Unveil Chair Collection
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Cleon Peterson & Modernica Unveil Chair Collection

Alongside the “Shadow of Men” exhibit.

"Shadow of Men": Cleon Peterson Prepares for Massive MCA Denver Exhibit
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"Shadow of Men": Cleon Peterson Prepares for Massive MCA Denver Exhibit

Paintings that reflect “the evils in our world.”

Designer Jaehwan Lee's Vassilly Brand Allegedly Rips Off Artist Cleon Peterson's Work
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Designer Jaehwan Lee's Vassilly Brand Allegedly Rips Off Artist Cleon Peterson's Work

A popular Cleon motif appear’s on the designer’s apparel and advertisement.

Jon Furlong of OBEY to Exhibit Personal Photos Featuring Renowned Street Artists
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Jon Furlong of OBEY to Exhibit Personal Photos Featuring Renowned Street Artists

To be held in the Black Book Gallery in Denver, Colorado.

Cleon Peterson x Case Studyo "Balance of Power" Sculpture Edition
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Cleon Peterson x Case Studyo "Balance of Power" Sculpture Edition

Welcome to Peterson’s “gray world where law breakers and law enforcers are one in the same.”

Cleon Peterson Creates the First-Ever Mural to Appear Below the Eiffel Tower
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Cleon Peterson Creates the First-Ever Mural to Appear Below the Eiffel Tower

Peterson crafts ‘Endless Sleep’ for this year’s ‘Nuit Blanche.’

HUF & Cleon Peterson Team up for a Monochromatic "In Killing We Live" Capsule
Fashion

HUF & Cleon Peterson Team up for a Monochromatic "In Killing We Live" Capsule

Featuring amplified skatewear classics.

Cleon Peterson Adds Chaos to Modernica's Daybed
Design

Cleon Peterson Adds Chaos to Modernica's Daybed

The LA artist enlivens the simple furniture.

Library Street Collective Is Opening a New Group Show With Ryan McGinness, REVOK, Shepard Fairey & More
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Library Street Collective Is Opening a New Group Show With Ryan McGinness, REVOK, Shepard Fairey & More

LSC’s latest star-studded display opens later this month.

2015

Library Street Collective, Detroit, "Poison" A Solo Exhibition By Cleon Peterson.

2016

Over the Influence, Hong Kong, INFLUENTIAL - GROUP SHOW
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