August Edward Peter (1958 - )

Birth date: 1/31/1958 Death date:  
Birth location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin Death location:  
Media: Decorative Art , Glass , Jewelry , Metalsmithing , Sculpture Web site:
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Biographical Brief

Over twenty five years experience, professional production of bronze statuary and art metal works with a special emphasis on finishing and patination.
Complete knowledge of all traditional methods of sculpture with experience in a full range of materials including flat/blown glass, jewelery and lapidary.
Education:
1981, BFA, sculpture,  Kansas City Art Institute,  bronze specialist
Work Experience:
1981-1982, Conservation Program Designer/Technician, Mission Hills, Kansas
1984-1992, Directing Metal smith and Patineur, Hartbronze Inc., Milwaukee, WI
1992-1993, Studio Metal smith and Patineur, Bogucki Studio, Racine, WI (managed metal works shop under the direction of sculptor, Edwin Bogucki
1992 - present, self employed designer, sculptor, restorer and conservator of fine art
          Established Creative/Process Artistic Services
Co-owned and operated, Schlitz Studios, Milwaukee, WI (designing and producing stained glass windows and lampshades.
Commissions:
1997, Life-sized portrait bust, Mr. Henry Harnischfeger
1998, Life-sized portrait bust, Ms. Georgia Wright
1999, Portrait bust, Duke Ellington, Wisconsin Conservatory of Music
2000, Skylight Lens, Callatrava Addition, Milwaukee Art Museum, WI
2001, Wall Work, Boerner Botanical Gardens, Hales Corners, WI
2002-2003, Christ fountain, Sacred Heart School of theology, Franklin, WI
2004, Warehouse No.1 corner sign, Milwaukee, WI
Art Organizations:
Associate member, American Institute for conservation of Historic & Artistic Works
National Sculpture Society

Wisconsin Affiliations

Wisconsin Art Organizations

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