Peter Nelson holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts with First Class Honours and the University Medal for Fine Arts, and a Master of Fine Arts (Research) from the College of Fine Arts, University of New South Wales. He has held numerous solo and group exhibitions, and in 2011 was a recipient of the Art & Australia Credit Suisse Private Banking Contemporary Art Award.
In 2009 he spent 6 months researching and working as an artist in China, which included a 3-month studio residency with Red Gate Gallery in Beijing. In 2011 he was an artist in residence at the Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris and at Serial Space in Sydney. He is currently an artist in residence at Treasure Hill Artist Village, Taipei.
- Peter Nelson - Artist website