Peter Boggs

Peter Boggs was born in New Zealand in 1949.

He graduated from the Elam School of Fine Arts, University of Auckland in 1973 and after studying teaching at the Auckland Secondary Teaching College, he taught art in Auckland until he relocated to Australia in 1987.

Whilst teaching, Boggs was also a practising artist, holding his first solo exhibition in 1974 at Osborne Galleries in Auckland. His first solo exhibition in Sydney was held in 1995 at Robin Gibson Gallery.

Boggs’s works maybe found in many large collections across Australia and New Zealand including: Parliament House Collection (Canberra), Newcastle Regional Art Gallery and Auckland City Art Gallery.

He has won several awards including the 1998 Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art Prize and the 2008 Kedumba Drawing Award.

REFERENCES
Profile, Peter Boggs (online), http://www.peterboggs.com/peter-boggs-profile