Peter D’Alessandri is a figurative artist working from a studio in Hackney Wick, London. Along with his interest in portraiture, the representation of the human body has been the main subject and source of inspiration for his recent work.

He has shown his work regularly, mainly in London, but also nationally and internationally.  His work has been bought by collectors worldwide.

New Artist Fair 2015, Old Truman Brewery, London
Hackney Wick Open Studios 2016


Born in London in 1963, Peter D’Alessandri studied for a BA in Fine Art at the Norwich school of Art in the eighties. After living and working in the “real world” for the next twenty years, he returned tentatively to a life of art in 2005. He now works full time as an artist from a studio in Hackney Wick, London.

“Selfie”, Candid Arts Trust, London
“INTENT, Part Two”, BSMT SPACE, London
Stomach III, Hoxton Arches, London.
“10th annual Human Form Show”, Hilliard Gallery, Kansas City, USA
“Angel Christmas Fair”, Candid Arts Trust, London
“She Book Launch”, Unit 5 Gallery, London
“Islington Art and Design Fair”, London
“The Nude”, Candid Arts Trust, London,
Hackney Wick and Fish Island Open Studios, Britannia Works, London
“SHE”, 47/49 Tanner Street, London
“24WA Studio Show”, Southend on Sea
“Hand Maid”, Hoxton Arches, London
“Kiss Me Quick”, Estuary Fringe, Southend
“New Artist Fair Summer Exhibition”, Brick Lane, London
“Figure & Portrait”, BAR Gallery, London NW2 5HT
“Punch” Sweet ‘Arts Summer Arts Festival, Espacio Gallery, London
“Estuary Fringe Festival” The Victoria, Southend-on-Sea
“Pure Painting” exhibition, B.A.R. Gallery, London
“Guilty Pleasures”, Juno, Shoreditch
“Introducing the Project Space Artists”, Project Space, Vyner Street, London
“Art does not go on holiday” Cultivate Evolved, Vyner St, London
Guest Artist, Cultivate Evolved, Vyner St, London
Affordable Art Exhibition, Trispace Gallery, London
Stomach#2, Hoxton Arches,  London
‘Open Wall’ Exhibition at Façade – London Wall;
Finalist ArtGemini Prize, Rebecca Hossack Gallery, London
55th Essex Open;
53rd Essex Open.
Cork Street Open;
52nd Essex Open, Frank Todman Award for best portrait.
Compendium, a group exhibition at Courtyards Art Centre;
51st Essex Open.
Cork Street Open;
Braintree Open, Third Prize.
After Adam, a group show at Three Cups Gallery, Ely;
Hertfordshire Art Fair.
The Great Art Christmas Fair, Alexandra Palace;
Liberté d’Expression, finalist;
Braintree Open, First Prize;
48th Essex Open.



Very pleased to learn that my application to join ArtCan has been successful. Looking forward to working with them, meeting the other members and finding out about what they have planned for the coming year. ArtCan is a non-profit arts organisation that supports artists through profile raising activities and exhibitions, an open network of ‘likeminded’ …

Website Woes

I’ve given my website a much needed facelift. I have been working on it for weeks now, testing it out on another domain. The transfer over to dalessandri.co.uk seemed to go smoothly enough. I was sure I had taken every precaution, and tested everything out. And then I realised that the photos from all my …


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