Peter Van Dyck

Assistant Professor
Peter Van Dyck
Degree Program
Continuing Education

Peter Van Dyck was born in Philadelphia in 1978. He studied painting and drawing at the Florence Academy of Art in Florence, Italy from 1998-2002. While studying he also taught in the program from 2000-2002. He returned to Philadelphia in 2002 to paint in his own studio and began exhibiting his work in numerous group shows in Philadelphia, New York and San Francisco.

He has had solo shows at John Pence Gallery, San Francisco in 2004; Eleanor Ettinger Gallery, New York, 2006; John Pence Gallery, 2008 and The Grenning Gallery, Sag Harbor, 2010. In 2003 he began teaching at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts where, in 2011 he became an Assistant Professor in the Certificate/BFA program.

In 2012 he was named one of 25 Important Artists of Tomorrow by American Artist Magazine. In 2013 his work was included in the book Painted Landscapes, Contemporary Views by Lauren P. della Monica. His work has also been reproduced in periodicals including, American Artist Magazine, American Arts Quarterly, Art News, American Art Collector, International Artist Magazine and Art and Antiques.  

BP Station, oil on linen, 40 x 40 in, 2014
Couple, Manayunk, oil on linen, 40 x 48 in, 2014
Cotton Street at Night, oil on linen, 20 x 32 in, 2013
St. Jerome with an Orchid, oil on linen, 36 x 48 in, 2013
St. Jerome by Day, oil on linen, 36 x 38 in, 2012
Rooftops Looking North, oil on linen, 26 x 32 in, 2010
4 Ripka Street Porches, oil on linen, 24 x 23 in, 2010
Night Hallway, oil on linen, 24 x 32 in, 2011
Philip's Table, oil on linen, 18 x 30 in, 2011
Male Figure Study, oil on museum board, 30 x 20 in, 2011