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  The London-born artist Peter Neighbour currently lives in Frankfurt am Main and has lived in Germany since 2009.
  His artistic influences are numerous, wide-ranging and include a long-standing interest in continental European philosophy and the natural world. In the studio he enjoys listening to music, with the following currently in "heavy rotation": John Grant, von Biber, Radiohead, Talk Talk and Jascha Heifetz.
1959 born, London.
1978 – 1981 M.A. (philosophy tripos) Cambridge, UK
1982 – 1987 working as a dealer in the London financial markets.
1988 – 1989 Kingston Polytechnic, Fine Art Dept.,Kingston, UK
1990 – 2003 working as a dealer in the London financial markets.
since 2003 artist
2009 resident, Düsseldorf, Germany
2009 – 2011 studio co-operative, Düsseldorf.
Since 2011 living and working in Frankfurt; studio at basis Frankfurt e.V.
2012 – 2013 Hochschule für Gestaltung, Painting Department, Prof. Adam Jankowski Offenbach am Main

one-man shows

2007 troubadour gallery, london
2011 studio gallery, kirchstraße 41, düsseldorf
2013 menschenbilder – portraits of individuals galerie im haus der begegnung, frankfurt am main
2016 figuring it out - new ways of looking at the human figure | projektraum, basis frankfurt sep. 2016
2017 feed the need - the human condition | projektraum, basis frankfurt july 2017
2018 DESOLATION | between the ocean and the ice. New work inspired by the uniquely desolate landscape of the Patagonian fjords | Projektraum, basis Frankfurt Oct 2018
2018 art in the board room | Kunst in der Konferenzetage | a retrospective of work by Peter Neighbour at Hogan Lovells International, Frankfurt Oct 2018
2019 LIFTING THE VEIL | beyond the mists of Patagonia. New work inspired by the uniquely desolate landscape of the Patagonian fjords | Projektraum, basis Frankfurt Nov 2019
2021 terra fluida | of abstract shapes and forms | a new direction in abstract painting
| projektraum, basis Frankfurt july 2021

group shows

2012 Frankfurt Open Studios, basis Frankfurt e.V., Frankfurt am Main
2013 artspace Rhein-Main, Ölhalle, Hafengebiet, Offenbach am Main
2013 - 2014 Peanuts of joy Kunstraum-Dreieich, Dreieich, near Frankfurt am

events

2013 art slam! Presentation at the Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt am Main