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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015 Painting Retrospective 1940-2015Art Students League, NY, September 2015
   
2015 Italy Early and Late, Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò, New York University, February 2015
   
2012 Selective RetrospectiveWestbeth Gallery, Bethune Street, NY, October 2012
   
2012 Italian paintings 1950-2012, retrospective exhibition at Villa Rufolo, Ravello, April-May 2012
   
2012 Stadtgeschichtliches Museum, Leipzig, Old Town Hall, Peter Ruta, New York painting on permanent exhibition with Leipzig painters of the 20th century
   
2011 Peter Ruta, Mediterraneo e Natura, exhibition of gouaches at Convivio Artistico, Lodi, Province of Milan, May 2011 and Positano, Galleria Mediterraneo, June 2011
   
2011 Leipzig-Positano-New York, Peter Ruta painter, exhibition at the Kunstverein Panitzsch (outside Leipzig) of paintings spanning sixty years, April May 2011
   
2010 Peter Ruta– Witness to History, an artist’s life between Leipzig, Positano and New York; Special Exhibition of fifty paintings of the 1950’s at the Thurnau Ceramic Museum, northern Bavaria, Germany, October 2010-January 2011
   
2009 Peter Ruta, Italian Drawings, exhibit of new acquisitions at the Baronissi Museum of Contemporary Art, Baronissi (Salerno province) July - September 2009
   
2009 Peter Ruta, Positano and Other Italian paintings, il Catalogo Gallery, Salerno, May-June 2009
   
2008 Scala Incontra New York, exhibition of New York City paintings, Town Hall, city of Scala (Salerno province) Italy, August-September 2008
   
2008 Peter Ruta, Kunstler, Zeitzeuge, Kosmoplit, sixty year restrospective at Stadtgeschichtliches Museum der Stadt Leipzig, Germany Feb-April ‘08
   
2006 Memories of Positano, Italian paintings of the 1950’s Galeria Mediterraneo, Positano, Italy
   
2004 Picturing New York, forty paintings from 1975-2001, Museum of the City of New York, New York City, June-Sept. ‘04
   
2003 Paintings of the Kennedy Years, Banning Gallery, New York City
   
2001 Paintings: Academy Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana
   
1997 Peter Ruta:Arroyo sin Nombre, Munson Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
   
1997 Peter Ruta: fifteen year retrospective, St Johns College, Santa Fe, New Mexico
   
1995 Large gouaches and small oil paintings, Realist Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
   
1995 Recent paintings, Academy Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana
   
1993 On the Road to Lamy, new paintings, Munson Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
   
1992 Landscapes, Academy Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana
   
1990 Breakthroughs in Landscape, 21st Century Fox Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
   
1988 The Landscape Revisited, Munson Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
   
1989 New Works, Academy Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana
   
1985 Santa Fe Landscapes, Munson Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
   
1984 Paintings, Jacob Galerie, Basel, Switzerland
   
1983 Landscapes, Academy Gallery, New Orleans, Louisiana
   
1983 Paintings, Schoolhouse Gallery, Truro, Mass.
   
1980 Landscapes and Cityscapes, Sunne Savage Gallery, Boston, Mass.
   
1977 Chiapas Landscapes, Exconvento de Sto. Domingo, San Cristobal las Casas, Chiapas Mexico
   
1976 Chiapas Landscapes, CIELO Gallery, San Cristobal l.c. Chiapas, Mexico
   
1976 Mexican Paintings, Larcada Gallery, New York
   
1975 Chiapas Landscapes, CIELO Gallery, San Cristobal l.c. Chiapas, Mexico
   
1972 Landscapes of Vaucluse, Graham Gallery, New York
   
1967 Nudes, Surebaya Gallery, New York
   
1962 Recent Paintings, Hacker Gallery, New York
   
1962 Peter Ruta, New Paintings, Angeleski Gallery, New York
   
1961 Recent Work, Stonington Gallery, Stonington, Ct.
   
1954 Paintings, Iolas Gallery, New York
   
1952 Paintings, Schneider Gallery, Rome, Italy
   
1951 New Work, Hugo Gallery, New York

 

 

Invitational Shows (partial list)

2002

Reimagining New York, North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, N.D.

 

 

2002

Philip Morris Gallery, East Hanover, New Jersey

 

 

2001

Maryland Institute of Fine Arts, Baltimore , Maryland

 

 

2001

Lori Bookstein Gallery, New York City

 

 

2000

Annual Exhibition, National Academy of Design

 

 

1997

 Lori Bookstein Gallery, New York

 

 

1994

 Musee du Chateau, Rochefort en Terre, Morbihan, France

 

 

1993

 The League at the Cape, Provincetown Art Society, Provincetown, Mass.

 

 

1992

 National Academy of Design, juried show

 

 

1987

 In the Landscape, Marie Pellicone Gallery, New York City

 

 

1982

American Realist Painting, Munson Williams Proctor Inst, Utica, N.Y.

 

 

1982

 Cooperstown Art Society, Cooperstown, New York

 

 

1972

 Pintores en San Miguel, Istituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, San Miguel de Allende, Gto, Mexico

 

 

1971

 Animalia, Graham Modern, New York City

 

 

1958

I Pittori di Acitrezza, Accitrezza, Sicily

 

 

1952

American Painters in Venice, Ala Napoleonica, Piazza San Marco, Venice, Italy

 

 

Awards, Grants and Fellowships

2008, 2007

2004, 2003

residency in painting, Chateau de Rochefort en Terre, Morbihan, France

 

 

2002

residency in painting, the I-Park, East Haddam, Ct.

 

 

2001

residency, Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, New Mexico

 

 

2001

Pollock-Krasner Grant in painting

 

 

2001

Studioscapes program, World Trade Center, 9lst floor North Tower

 

 

2000

Studioscapes program, World Trade Center, 9lst floor, North Tower

 

 

2000

residency in painting, Chateau de Rochefort en Terre, Morbihan, France

 

 

1995-96

Pollock-Krasner grant in painting

 

 

1994

residency in painting, Chateau de Rochefort en Terre, Morbihan, France

 

 

1989

residency, Virginia Colony for the Creative Arts, Amherts, Virginia

 

 

1988-89

Pollock Krasner-Grant in painting

 

 

1988-89

City of Santa Fe, official poster

 

 

1987

State of New Mexico Art in Public Places purchase prize

 

 

Education

1949-50

Fulbright scholar :

Gregorini Mastercraftsmens Mosaic Workshop, Venice, Italy Accademia di Belle Arti, Venice

 

 

1947

Accademia di Belle Arti, Rome, Italy

 

 

1937-40

Art Students League, New York (professors Jean Charlot, Will Barnett and Morris Kantor)

 

 


 


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