Artist Profile

Peter Graham was born in Etobicoke, Ontario and now lives in Winnipeg, Manitoba. In 2011 he received his B.F.A. from the University of Manitoba. Since then, he has taught etching classes for Martha Street Studio (Manitoba Printmakers Association), and has led non-toxic etching workshops for the Arts West Council at Clear Lake, Manitoba and at the University of Manitoba. He is currently employed as a studio technician at Martha Street Studio. In his practice, which includes painting, printmaking and drawing, he employs a quirky sense of humour to explore Canadian history and daily life in Winnipeg. Peter has received honourable mentions for his work from the Manitoba Society of Artists and is supported by the Manitoba Arts Council. The Province of Manitoba, and other public and private collections in Canada, the U.S.A. and Europe hold his work.