Peter Halley

born 1953

Peter Halley, ‘The Place’ 1992
The Place 1992
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Peter Halley (born September 24, 1953) is an American artist and a central figure in the Neo-Conceptualist movement of the 1980s. Known for his Day-Glo geometric paintings, Halley is also regarded as a writer, the former publisher of index Magazine, and a teacher, having served as Director of Graduate Studies in Painting and Printmaking at the Yale University School of Art from 2002 to 2011. Halley lives and works in New York.

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Short for neo-geometric conceptualism, the term neo-geo came into use in the early 1980s in America to describe the work ...

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