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CURRICULUM VITAE

EDUCATION

Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Los Angeles, California

Master of Architecture

University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana

Bachelor of Architecture

Notre Dame Rome Studies Program, Rome, Italy

Third year study abroad program

ONE PERSON EXHIBITIONS 

2016

American Institute of Architects, Los Angeles, CA

Solo show, Slouching Toward Los Angeles, April 2016

GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

2022

Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, Massachusetts

Summer Projects Residency Group Show, August 2022

2021

Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, Massachusetts

Summer Projects Residency Group Show, August 2021

2019

Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, DeerIsle, Maine

Metal-smithing Workshop Group Show, August 2019

2018

Coagula Curatorial Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Mythopoetic - Six person show - Curator and artist, April 2018

https://www.artsy.net/show/coagula-curatorial-mythopoetic

2015

HaleArts Space, Santa Monica, CA

Two person show, September 2015

2015

Venus Art Studio, Palm Desert, CA

Wax Works, Group Encaustics Invitational, March 2015

2014

Art Share L.A, Los Angeles, CA

Cut/Paste Group Show, September 2014

2013

Scope Miami Beach 2013, See.Me Gallery, Miami Beach, FL

Digital HD Group Show, December 2013

2013

Kunstraum Tapir Gallery, Berlin, Germany

Real It Up Group Show, September, 2013

2013

Boulevard3, Hollywood, CA

Pride Pop-Up Gallery and ONE Archives exhibit and auction, Group Show, June, 2013

2012           

Liberty Gallery, Long Beach, CA

Multiplicity, Group Show, July 2012

2012          

Liberty Gallery, Long Beach, CA

Menage Men, Group Show, March 2012

2010          

Metafora, Barcelona, Spain

No Man’s Land, Group Show, August 2010

1997           

Southern California Institute of Architecture, Los Angeles, CA

The Mythopoetics of Earth Architecture – Built work and theoretical projects, Mojave desert, CA

Exhibit of Masters of Architecture Thesis

1992           

The Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) , New York, New York

Nara Convention Hall International Design Competition

Winning Finalist - Project completed with Bahram Shirdel Architecture, Los Angeles

Exhibit of drawings and models

https://www.moma.org/calendar/exhibitions/381

RESIDENCIES

2022

Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, Massachusetts

Summer Projects Residency, August 2022

2021

Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, Massachusetts

Summer Projects Residency, August 2021

2014 

American Academy In Rome, Rome, Italy

Visiting Artist, November 2014

2013  

Takt Artist Residency, Berlin, Germany

Artist Residency, September 2013

WORKSHOPS

2019

Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, Maine

Metal-smithing Workshop with Amelia Toelke, August 2019

2018 

Anderson Ranch, Aspen-Snow Mass, Colorado

Oil painting workshop with Doron Langberg, August 2018

2017 

Anderson Ranch, Aspen-Snow Mass, Colorado

Abstract painting Workshop with Rubens Ghenov, August 2017

2014 

Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, Massachusetts

Portraiture painting workshop with James Everett Stanley,  August 2014

2011           

New York Studio School, New York, NY

Marathon Drawing Workshop with Graham Nickson, July 2011

2010           

Metafora, Barcelona, Spain

No Man’s Land, International Artist Workshop, August 2010

INTERNSHIPS

1990           

Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

Summer Intern scholarship

Internship at American Pavilion with artist Jenny Holzer

1988           

Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice, Italy

Summer Intern scholarship

Research and comparative lecture on artist Giotto and New York graffiti artists

1988          

Solomon Guggenheim Foundation, Mantua, Italy.

Assistant to curator for exhibition: “Arte Italiana del Dopoguerra dai Musei Guggenheim.”

PUBLISHED WORK AND ESSAYS

2020         

Inter-connecting Circles: People You Know & People Who Know People You Know

Wowkowych, Peter.  “Searching For Shangri-La”

Online journal of the Visual Arts, Poetry,  Nonfiction, Fiction, Food and Community.

Editor: Carl Kopman.

http://interconnectingcircles.com/searching-for-shangri-la

2018         

Inter-connecting Circles: People You Know & People Who Know People You Know

Wowkowych, Peter.  “Paintings of Los Angeles”

Online journal of the Visual Arts, Poetry,  Nonfiction, Fiction, Food and Community.

Editor: Carl Kopman.

http://interconnectingcircles.com/paintings-of-los-angeles/

2017        

Art and Cake - Day Jobs: Peter Wowkowych, Architect

Dodge, Dani. “A Contemporary Art Magazine with a Focus on the Los Angeles Art Scene”

https://artandcakela.com/2017/07/31/day-jobs-peter-wowkowych-architect/

2012        

Long Beach Press Telegram: Out in the 562

Zonkel, Phillip, “Cave-like Drawings Express Emotional Struggle for Solace”

1996          

Proceedings of the Seventh North American Masonry Conference

Wowkowych, Peter.  “Toward an Earth Architecture for the Second Millennium,”  

University of Notre Dame Periodical.  Published essay based on Masters of Architecture Thesis

1986           

Journal, 1986

Wowkowych, Peter, co-editor

“Architecture and the Analogic Construct: Alternative Models and the Ideas of Architecture in an Intertexual Age.”  Analytical interviews with architects Peter Eisenman, John Hejduk, Mario Gandelsonas and philosopher Stephen Watson.  University of Notre Dame Periodical

PUBLISHED ARCHITECTURE PROJECTS

1995          

The Architecture of The Jumping Universe

Jencks, Charles.  “How Complexity Science is Changing Architecture and Culture,” 

Academy Editions, London.   Essay on Nara Convention Hall Project, Nara, Japan.

Project completed with Bahram Shirdel Architecture and Urban Design Office, LA

Published drawings and models

1993          

Art In America

Koplas, Janet.  “Nara Convention Hall International Design Competition at MOMA”

Essay on Nara Convention Hall competition and museum exhibit at Museum of Modern Art, NY

Project completed with Bahram Shirdel Architecture and Urban Design Office, LA

Published drawings and models

1993          

A.D. (Architectural Design) Profile No. 102

Papadakis, Andreas, ed.  “Folding In Architecture - The Nara Convention Hall,” Academy Group Ltd, London

Essay on Nara Convention Hall Project, Nara, Japan

Project completed with Bahram Shirdel Architecture and Urban Design Office, LA

Published drawings and models

1992           

The Japan Architect, Issue 7

Yashuhiro, T. editor

“Where are We At? Nara Convention Hall International Design Competition”, Shinkenchiku, Tokyo. 

Essay on Nara Convention Hall Project, Nara, Japan

Project completed with Bahram Shirdel Architecture and Urban Design Office, LA

Published drawings and models

Oct 1991     

Architecture, Vol. 80, No. 10

Mays,V.   “Urban Prize - The American Memorial Library, Berlin, Germany."  AIA,  New York

Essay on American Memorial Library Competition. Winning design in invited international competition

Project completed with Karen Van Lengen Architects, New York.  Published drawings and models

Oct 1990     

L’Architecture d’Aujourd’hui, No. 271

“D’est en Ouest - Extension de L’American Memorial Library, Berlin Ouest.”  Paris, France

Essay on American Memorial Library Competition. Winning design in invited international competition

Project completed with Karen Van Lengen Architects, New York.  Published drawings and models

1989          

14x Amerika - Gedenkbibliothek

Feireiss, Kristin, ed.  “Architects from the United States Planning for Berlin,”  Ernst & Sohn, Berlin

Essay on American Memorial Library Competition. Winning design in invited international competition

Project completed with Karen Van Lengen Architects, New York.  Published drawings and models

ARCHITECTURE PRACTICE

1995 - Present

Sony Pictures Entertainment

Campus Architect, Culver City, California

1992 - 1994

Hardy Holzman Pfeiffer Associates, Los Angeles, California

1991 - 1992

Bahram Shirdel Architecture / Urban Design
Finalist- Nara Convention Hall Competition, Nara, Japan

Los Angeles, California

1988 - 1991

Karen Van Lengen Architects

Project Architect - Winning design team - American Memorial Library Competition, Berlin, Germany

New York, New York

1986 - 1988

Edward Durell Stone Associates

Project Architect

New York, New York

ARCHITECTURE CRITIQUE JURY EXPERIENCE

Woodbury University, Burbank, California

California Polytechnic Institute, Pomona, California

University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California

Columbia University, New York, New York

New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, New York

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

2006 - 2018

Restoration Works International

www.RestorationWorksInternational.org

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