Peter Roux

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Peter Roux explores in paint the landscapes of his mountainous surroundings.
Peter Roux completed a residency in the remote trading port of Hofsos in Iceland.
Peter’s work is held in corporate collections of big clients such as Four Seasons Hotels and Marriott Hotels.

Peter Roux was born in 1967 in Port Jefferson, United States, and his work is redefining today's landscape genre. Working in a distinctly contemporary style, he creates oil paintings that explore his mountainous surroundings, taking everything from clouds to trees as subjects in his nature art.

Central to Peter Roux work is the human experience of these landscapes and what they have come to signify, rather than placing focus on the subject itself. It seems almost as if these works are shown through a blurry lens, evoking something of human memory and perception that is so prone to distortion.

Peter Roux’s Career

Peter Roux has enjoyed a successful career, with his nature paintings garnering attention in the USA and beyond. The artist undertook a residency at the BAER Art Center in Hofsos, Iceland, and has featured in a number of important publications such as New American Paintings and Studio Visit Magazine. These days, Peter splits his time between his art and teaching, giving instruction in painting and drawing.

Peter's Exhibitions and Collections

You’ll find Peter’s landscape paintings in solo and group shows across the United States, from New York to California. His work also features in numerous corporate collections such as Marriott Hotels and Four Seasons Hotels, as well as holding a permanent place in the DeCordova Museum in Massachusetts.

Selected Works

Suspension (upcoming) by Peter Roux

Suspension (upcoming)

Paintings - 102x102 cm
little prayer by Peter Roux

little prayer

Paintings - 117x25 cm
Cotswolds April no.2 by Peter Roux

Cotswolds April no.2

Prints - 51x61 cm
Tracer by Peter Roux

Tracer

Paintings - 117x25 cm
Suspension (farm field) by Peter Roux

Suspension (farm field)

Paintings - 122x158 cm
Equities (that very day) by Peter Roux

Equities (that very day)

Paintings - 152x51 cm
Suspension (bitter almond) by Peter Roux

Suspension (bitter almond)

Paintings - 102x102 cm
Suspension (traveling) by Peter Roux

Suspension (traveling)

Paintings - 102x102 cm
Full Summer Tree by Peter Roux

Full Summer Tree

Drawings - 76x56 cm
Fleeting Wild by Peter Roux

Fleeting Wild

Paintings - 117x117 cm

Suspension (upcoming)

Paintings - 102x102 cm

Suspension (blind path)

Paintings - 91x152 cm

Suspension (east sky) no.9

Paintings - 91x127 cm

Suspension (we are not romantics)

Paintings - 122x183 cm

Suspension (take 5)

Paintings - 122x183 cm

Suspension (jeweled)

Paintings - 122x122 cm

double tree

Drawings - 76x56 cm

Suspension (the new world)

Paintings - 76x56 cm

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