About the artist:
Education: Tulane University School of Architecture, New Orleans, Louisiana. Independent Study in Sicily, Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, and Iran. Artist-in-Residence, Rome, Italy, 1967-68. COMMISSIONS 1998 Set Design for Connecticut Ballet, Stamford, CT Romeo and Julit in Three Acts to be Performed at the Rich Center. 1996-1997 Legier & Matherne, New Orleans, LA Vertical Painting Panel 7' X 11' for Board Room and Vertical Sculpture for Lobby. 1994-1997 Gates Commission, Seattle, Washington 21' to 25' High X 200' Wide. Consisting of 14 Panels painted on Belgian linen. This mural was commissioned by The Office of Thierry Despont, New York, t-1Y 1986 Poydras Plaza, New Orleans, Louisiana Prudential-Pritzer Venture Main Lobby Sculpture 60' Wide X 14' 6" Long X 18' High 1985 875 Third Avenue, New York City, Madison Equities and Grey Advertising, Atrium Sculpture. Architect: Bruce Graham for Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill 1984 The New Istana Palace, Capital City of Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei (Borneo) Southeast Asia. Bronze sculpture commissioned for Privy Council Chamber. Architect: Leandro Locksin Designer: Dale Keller and Associates 1978 -1980 The Grand Hyatt Hotel, New York City, bronze sculpture commissioned for main lobby. Architects: Dur Scutt and The Gruzen Partnership COLLECTIONS Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, Connecticut Geneva Museum of Art, Geneva, Switzerland The New Museum, New York City The New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, Louisiana Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, Arizona Plains Art Museum, Moorehead, Minnesota American Telephone and Telegraph, New York City Bank of America, San Francisco, California Christy and Viener, New York City Foster White Gallery, Seattle, Washington Heckler Corporation, New York City Hirschmann Corporation, Zurich, Switzerland Jones New York, New York City Jones New York, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Martin E. Segal & Co., Phoenix, Arizona Miller Organization, New York City Rutgers University, New York City Shearman and Sterling, Inc., New York City The Bumper Collection, Calgary, Alberta, Canada University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota Westbourne Industries, Ltd., Montreal, Canada Richard Brown Baker, New York City BHF-Bank, New York City and Frankfurt, Germany Southeast Banking Corporation of Florida Sadruddin Aga Kahn, Collonge de Bellerive, Geneva, Switzerland Victor Emmanuel and Marina de Savoia, Geneva, Switzerland Bill Gates, Seattle Washington -1994-1997 ONE MAN EXHIBITIONS 1998 February - Galerie Patrick Cramer, Geneva, Switzerland April - Sotheby's, New York, New York combined with Lobello book signing October - Hugo de Pagano Gallery, New York, New York 1990-1991 Miriam Walmsley Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana 1985 Sarah Y. Rentschler Gallery, New York City 1984 Galerie Simone Stern, New Orleans, Louisiana 1980 Alexander Carlson Gallery, New York City 1978 Brooks Jackson Gallery Iolas, New York City 1974 Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, Washington 1973 New York City Center, New York City 1970 Gallery of Modern Art, Phoenix, Arizona 1968 Glade Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana GROUP EXHIBITIONS 1989 Un Choix De Plus, Galerie Les Hirondelles, Tennay /Coppet, Geneva, Switzerland 1987 Sculptures Contemporaries, Galerie Les Hirondelles, Tennay /Coppet, Geneva, Switzerland 1985 "Wood, Water and Stone, 909 Third Ave., New York City. Curator: Corinne Robins 1984 Sarah Y. Rentschler Gallery, New York City 1983 Rutgers University, Print Exhibition, New York City 1980 Alexander Rosenberg Gallery, New York City 1979 "Prospectus: 1970's", Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, Connecticut 1978 "Selections from the Art Lending Service", Museum of Modern Art, Penthouse Gallery, New York City 1977 "Drawings on Paper", Brooks Jackson Gallery, New York City 1976 "Artco International Exhibition", New York Law School, New York City 1974 "Sculpture '74", Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, Washington 1973 "Contemporary Reflections, 1973", Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, Connecticut 1972 Denise Rene-Hans Meyer, Dusseldorf, Germany 1971 Elaine Horwitch Gallery, Gallery of Modern Art, Phoenix, Arizona 1969 "Group Exhibition, Sculpture", Carl Van Der Vort Gallery, San Francisco, California PUBLICATIONS The New York Times, May 24,1985, reviewed by Grace Glueck. The New York Times, October 19, 1980, "Architecture View: Two New Triumphant Hotels," by AdaLouise Huxtable. Photograph of Grand Hyatt Hotel Commission. The New York Times, September 22,1980. "42nd Street: The Grand Hyatt," by Paul Goldberger. The New York Times, "Hotels," by Susanne Slesin. The New York Daily News Tonight, October 15, 1980. "At Home with Sculptor Peter Lobello," Feature article with photographs, Isabel Forgang. Interior Design, June 1984, Marcel Breuer House, Lawrence, Long Island, Photograph Page 199. House and Garden, October 1983, "Skyline Simplicity," Photographs pages 182 and 183. Architectural Digest, October 1983, "Designer's Choices," Photograph page 258. Architectural Digest, March 1982, "Spatial Contro!," Photographs pages 102 and 103. Interior Design, December 1982, "Manhattan Penthouse of Donald Trump," Photograph page 258. Interior Design, February 1981, Cover Photograph of Grand Hyatt Commission. Interior Design, July 1980, Diptych Photograph page 190. Architectural Digest, June 1980, Clarification Photographed, Pages 67 and 68. Architectural Digest, December 1979, "Harmony in Seattle," Pages 48 and 124. Architectural Digest, March 1978, "Diptych Wall Sculpture," Pages 116 and 119. Art International, March 1974, "Quadrant Exhibition at New York City Center," reviewed by April Kingsley. The Paris Review, Spring 1974, Twentieth Anniversary Issue, Cover. Contemporanj Reflections 1973, Catalogue, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, Connecticut. Contemporanj Painting and Sculpture 1973, Catalogue 32, 33, 34. National Institute of Arts and Letters, and American Academy of Arts and Letters. Plains Art Museum 21st Midwestern Invitational, 1980, Catalogue with photographs.
Education: Tulane University School of Architecture, New Orleans, Louisiana. Independent Study in Sicily, Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, and Iran. Artist-in-Residence, Rome, Italy, 1967-68. COMMISSIONS 1998 Set Design for Connecticut Ballet, Stamford, CT