Peter Bardazzi

I am an artist whose paintings, drawings, audio art and videos have been widely exhibited in galleries, museums and festivals internationally including the Whitney Museum of American Art, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Museum of Modern Art, the Basel Art Fair, the Brooklyn Museum of Art and the Reina Sofia Art Center, Spain.  My work can be found in many public collections, including the Museum of Modern Art, The Neuberger Museum of Art, The Corcoran Gallery of Art, The Library of Congress, The Baltimore Museum of Art, JP Morgan Chase, The Smithsonian, Wesleyan University and Rockefeller University.  I received a BFA in Painting from Pratt Institute, a MFA in studio art from Yale University minoring in cinema studies and a Masters in Entertainment from Silicon Studios, LA. I have taught painting, drawing, animation, interact design and digital video at Yale University, Pratt Institute, New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts and The Fashion Institute of Technology.  

At New York University I co-founded and chaired the Center for Advanced Digital Applications resulting in digital video projects with Apple, Pixar, Rhino Films and the directors exchange program at George Lucas’s Industrial Light & Magic.  My theories on entertainment, culture and art have been well received by the media leading to television appearances, radio talk shows and press interviews including by CBS-TV News, NBC Today, Fox In The Morning, Good Day NY, CNN-TV, CBS radio, The LA Times, The New York Times, New York Magazine, The Washington Post, Business Week and USA Today.  I currently live and work in New York City where I teach at the Fashion Institute of Technology. 

Peter Bardazzi

website: http://www.bardazzi.com/