Peter Neilson

b. 1944

Figurative narrative painter and draughtsman Peter Neilson was born in Melbourne and completed a Diploma of Fine Art at RMIT, Melbourne. His expansive painted works explore variations in perspective and utilise the cinematic language of film noir to suggest dark urban narratives. His recent series of works on paper are detailed studies of musical instruments and household items, utilising his recognisable varying perspectives. Neilson’s work has been exhibited nationally in Sydney and Melbourne and internationally in London and Salzberg.









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Peter Neilson – Artist Feature

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Greg Johns – ‘Work of the Week’ at the New Art Centre, England

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Raymond Arnold – Finalist in the 2022 John Leslie Art Prize

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