I've Got the Music in Me

I am doing a happy dance to music on my canvas. My painting Balance was accepted into the Long Island Museum’s I’ve Got the Music in Me juried art competition.

Painted with gestures and flowing paint while listening to music. What do you hear? What do you see?© Alicia R Peterson, Balance. Acrylic on […]


1SF: One Square Foot LIMarts Members’ Exhibition The Long Island Museum 1200 Route 25A Stony Brook, NY 11790 The exhibition opening is Friday, December 4, 2015 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. at the Long Island Museum Visitors’ Center. The show runs through January 31, 2016.

The LIMarts, an artists’ collaboration of […]

The After Story: Stan Brodsky and Friends


Stan Brodsky and Alicia R Peterson. Photo by Peter Scheer

My face was sore for a few days after the November 13, 2015 opening of Stan Brodsky and Friends at Ripe Art Gallery in Huntington, New York from too much smiling. It was a moment of profound belonging to be in a show […]

Stan Brodsky and Friends

(Lucky me, I am a friend!)

Eminent painter Stan Brodsky is curating an abstract art show for Ripe Art Gallery in Huntington NY. I am doing a happy dance, honored to be sharing wall space with my teacher and art pals.

Me at the dreaded critique easel, you can tell from my expression the […]