Lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

MFA, Bard College, Annandale On Hudson, NY. 2007 

BFA, UWM, Milwaukee, WI. 2002

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2016       Pedestrian Cloud AccountThe Green Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

2012       Guesthouse, The Green Gallery, Milwaukee, WI 

2011       Peter Barrickman, 47 Canal Street, New York, NY 

2009       Fumes, Green Gallery East Milwaukee, WI 

2008       The Grammar of Painting, Centraltrak Dallas, TX 

2007        Paintings with Voiceover, The Green Gallery Milwaukee, WI 

2001        New Paintings, Hermetic Art Gallery Milwaukee, WI 

2000        Peter Barrickman, Institute of Visual Arts Milwaukee, WI 

Selected Group Exhibitions, Screenings and Performance 


Paper, Paper, Green Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

Drawing, Broadly Speaking, (In collaboration with Nicholas Frank),  Dean Jensen Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

Me and My Arrow, ZieherSmith,  New York, NY

Boys and Girls Can Still Draw, Nathalie Karg Gallery, New York, NY

Temporary Resurfacing, Mitchell Street, Milwaukee, WI

New American Paintings: Midwest Edition, Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL

Super Natural, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI


John Riepenhoff, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, Atlanta, GA

45 North #2, Thelma Sadoff Center for the Arts, Fond du Lac,  WI 

Red Orange Fruit,  Programmed by Gretchen Wagner, Beck Imaginarium, Dallas Art Fair, Dallas, TX 

Mary Worth,  Programmed by Steve Wetzel/Basima Alsharif, Cite des Arts international, Paris France 

Red Orange Fruit,  Programmed by Gretchen Wagner, Marfa Contemporary, Marfa, TX 


The People’s Biennial 2014,  Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, MI 

45 North, Thelma Sadoff Center for the Arts, Fond du Lac, WI 

Another Cats Show,  356 Mission Los Angeles, CA 

Guest Composers,  The Portrait Society Milwaukee, WI 

A Study in Midwestern Appropriation,  The Hyde Park Art Center Chicago, IL 


The Milwaukeeists, The Lawton Gallery UW- Green Bay 


The Exhibition, Jazz Gallery Milwaukee, WI 


Interior Loot Tory, Folliard Gallery Milwaukee, WI The Great Poor Farm Experiment III Poor Farm Manawa, WI 

The Treacherous Trek, The John Riepenhoff Experience Pepin Moore Los Angeles, CA 


Milwaukee International One-Minute Video Fair “No Soul For Sale - Festival of Independents” Tate Modern London, UK 

Peter and Steve, Small Space, Milwaukee, WI

Mary L Nohl Fellowship Exhibition, Institute of Visual Arts Milwaukee, WI 

Halbjahresgaben 2010, Tanzschuleprojects Munich, Germany 

Paintings from England and America Crisp, London/Los Angeles London, UK 


Orphans and Kitties go the Circus, LACE Los Angeles, CA 

Wallgasm, Angstrom Gallery Los Angeles, CA New Work Centraltrak Dallas, TX. 

The Dark Fair, Milwaukee International Cologne, Germany 

Peter Barrickman and Petra Cortright, And/Or Gallery Dallas, TX 

Presents, Rowley Kennerk Gallery Chicago, IL 


Small Bucks / Big, Big Bangs Dean Jensen Gallery Milwaukee, WI 

The Dark Fair The Swiss Institute New York, NY 

Submerging Artists Show Karma International Zurich, Switzerland

Group Show Angstrom Gallery Los Angeles, CA 

Transmodern Performance Festival Loads of Fun Gallery Baltimore, MD 


One Foot High And Rising The Balmoral Venice, CA Biome Lincart San Francisco, CA 

Aquarium Show Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, Frieze Art Fair London, UK 

Big Secret Cache Angstrom Gallery Los Angeles, CA Locally Grown UWM Cinema, Milwaukee, WI 


Small Paintings Ulrich Museum of Art Witchita, KA 

Peter Barrickman and Nicholas Frank The Green Gallery Milwaukee, WI 


MAM Film Milwaukee Art Museum Milwaukee, WI 

Live at the Center Marcus Center for the Performing Arts Milwaukee, WI 


Objective Subjective Zoo Look Gallery New York, NY Drunk vs. Stoned Gavin Brown’s Enterprise at 

Passerby New York, NY

What’s Up with Milwaukee Ocularis Brooklyn, NY 


Subject Index The Pond Chicago, IL

Mary L Nohl Fellowship Exhibition Institute of Visual Arts Milwaukee, WI 


Animals and Berries Darling Hall Milwaukee, WI

Mary Worth The New Nothing San Francisco, CA

The Foreigners Ann Arbor Film Festival Ann Arbor, MI 


More! More! More! Chicago Project Room Los Angeles, CA 

The Exhibition, The Law Office Chicago, IL

The Foreigners, Chicago Underground Film Festival Chicago, IL 

Onions Cleans House, Darling Hall Milwaukee, WI 


Factory Soiree, Milwaukee Art Museum Milwaukee, WI 

Judge Joe Maine International Film Festival, Waterville, ME

Pretend TV, La Panaderia Mexico City, Mexico 


Hot Sauce, The Law Office Chicago, IL 



Mary L. Nohl Fund Fellowship for Established Artists, Wisconsin 


Artist In Residence at Millay Colony for the Arts, Austerlitz, New York 

Artist In Residence at Centraltrak, UT Dallas, Texas 

Mary L. Nohl Fund Suitcase Export Grant, Wisconsin 


Mary L. Nohl Fund Fellowship for Individual Artists, Wisconsin 


Fellowship at Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Maine 

Selected Articles and Reviews 


“Barrickman in the Clouds at Green Gallery” by Rafael Francisco Salas, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, April 22


“Editor’s Selection: Peter Barrickman”, New American Paintings #119, August/September

“Dallas Art Fair Draws Daring Collectors and Adventurous Dealers” by Rozalia Jovanovic,, April 7 

“Gone to Texas: The Art World Flocks to Dallas Art Fair For a Little Lonestar Hospitality” by Hunter Braithwaite,, April 10 

“What to See (and Buy) at the Dallas Art Fair” by Scott Indrisek, , April 10 


"Gathering of Far Flung Friends and Trends" by Martha Schwendener, NY Times Online, May 8


“Barrickman’s World” by Judith Ann Moriarty Express Milwaukee November 

“Review: Peter Barrickman at the Green Gallery” by Rafael Salas Milwaukee Journal Sentinal December 13 

“Talking About Peter Barrickman’s New Work” by Mary Louise Schumacher December 

“Green Gallery East Displays Perseverance” by Peggy Sue Dunigan Express Milwaukee November 

“Color Play” by Jason Altobelli October 


“New York Gets Green, Milwaukee Style” by Brian Boucher August 


“Presents at Rowley Kennerk” by Erik Wenzel January

“Peter Barrickman’s New Work” by Lady Tugboat October

“Peter Barrickman at Green Gallery East” by Eduardo J Villanueva August 

“Fumes at Green Gallery East” by Judith Ann Moriarty August 

“Peter Barrickman and Petra Cortright” Art Lies March 


Interview with Nathan Beach December 


 “Milwaukee Art Fair” by Debra Brehmer October 

“Art That Won’t Stand Still” by Linsey A.Wolkowicz June 


“Object of the Month.” by Jennifer Montgomery Street Cave December 

“Peter Barrickman: Supersensible Scenario” by Kiki Anderson, Nohl Exhibition Catalogue

“Peter Barrickman” by Nicholas Frank Art Papers July/August 


“By Warmpth of Lecktourne” Green Gallery Press, October 2006 

Selected Lectures, Visiting Artist and Presentations


UW-Madison Art Department Visiting Critic, April


UW-Madison Art Department Visiting Artist/Critic, November 

Public lecture at the Chazen Art Museum and studio visits with MFA Candidates


Since 2014

Full-time Fine Arts Interim Faculty,

Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design


Adjunct Faculty,

Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design