Peter Eleey

30 Nov 2016


Peter Eleey.

Peter Eleey is the chief curator at MoMA PS1. Since joining the museum in 2010, Eleey has organized or co-organized more than 20 exhibitions, including surveys of emerging and established artists such as Huma Bhabha, James Lee Byars, Simon Denny, Lara Favaretto, Mike Kelley, Maria Lassnig, Sturtevant and Henry Taylor. He has also organized group exhibitions that have engaged topical subjects including surveillance, the September 11 terrorist attacks, and nostalgia in an evolving New York City, leading the curatorial team for the 2015 edition of Greater New York. Previously he was visual arts curator at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, and a curator and producer at Creative Time in New York. Eleey served as a Center exhibitions panelist in 2010 and he contributed to Pigeons on the Grass: Contemporary Curators Talk About the Field, published by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage in 2013.