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tracey emin exhibits with Peter D'Alessandri
“American Dreamer” exhibited next to Tracy Emin’s work at Turner Contemporary

Peter D’Alessandri is a figurative artist working from a studio in Margate.

“I am fascinated by the dynamic relationships between subject, artist and viewer.”

He shows his work regularly; nationally and internationally.  His work has been bought by collectors worldwide.

artist working in studio

Portrait commissions:

If you are interested in commissioning an artwork, you will find more information and helpful tips on the Commission a Portrait page.

Feel free to contact the artist at dalessandri@gmail.com with any questions, and he will get back to you as soon as possible.

about

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 painting in 2005. He now works full time as an artist from a studio in Margate.

contemporary figurative artist Peter D'Alessandri artist working in studio on new paintings

2021:
“Turner Contemporary Open”
“Candid Christmas Show”
2020:
“ING Discerning Eye”
“The Autumn Salon”, Candid Arts, London
“Art and Death”, Huunuu
“Recurring Memories”, Visual Space
“HCF Summer Open”, The Halpern Gallery, Chatham
2019:
“EAL 2019”, London
“The Death of Art”, Vout-O-Renee’s, London
“The Nude,” Candid Arts, London
Average Art Magazine, August 2019
“Impressions”, Espacio Gallery, London
Sweet’Art’s “Have a H’Art”, Stash Gallery, London
“Love Stories”, The Old Biscuit Factory, London
“Nude or Fully Clothed”, Nude Tin Can Gallery, St Albans
2018:
“The London Ultra 2018”, The Bargehouse, London.
“Present, Perfect, Continuous” Moscow, Russia
“(In)visible”, Espacio Gallery, London
“the Art of Nude”, The Old Biscuit Factory, London
Leegate House Open Studios, London.
“Perspectives”,  Espacio Gallery,  London
“Juxtaposition”,  Elizabeth James Gallery,  London
“Selfie”, Candid Arts Trust, London
“INTENT, Part Two”, BSMT SPACE, London
2017:
Stomach III, Hoxton Arches, London
“10th annual Human Form Show”, Hilliard Gallery, Kansas City, USA

stomachIII art exhition at Hoxton Arches
“Stomach III” group show at Hoxton Arches

2016:
“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
2015:
“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
2014:
“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
2013:
55th Essex Open
2011:
53rd Essex Open
2010:
Cork Street Open
52nd Essex Open, Frank Todman Award for best portrait
2009:
Compendium, a group exhibition at Courtyards Art Centre
51st Essex Open
2008:
Cork Street Open
Braintree Open, Third Prize

After Adam exhibition, Three Cups Gallery
“After Adam” exhibition, Three Cups Gallery

2007:
After Adam, a group show at Three Cups Gallery, Ely
Hertfordshire Art Fair
2006:
The Great Art Christmas Fair, Alexandra Palace
Liberté d’Expression, finalist
Braintree Open, First Prize
48th Essex Open

accepting first prize at the braintree open art competition
Accepting First Prize at the the Braintree Open

Artist’s Blog

Tracey Emin exhibits alongside Edvard Munch and Peter D’Alessandri

So, on the same night as the opening of “Tracey Emin/Edvard Munch, The Loneliness of the Soul” in Oslo, Tracey Emin was also exhibiting a painting at the Turner Contemporary Open, in Margate, alongside my painting “American Dreamer”. I must admit to being very pleased with where they placed my painting. I can see why …

So who are the men in suits, and how Michael Armitage saved this painting.

I have to thank Michael Armitage for helping me finish this painting. Well, not the man himself (I’ve never met him, and no doubt he’s never heard of me), but his masterpiece “#mydressmychoice”. I’d been struggling with this painting for a few years – constantly repainting and changing the background. I knew what I wanted …

contact

If you have any questions about availability and prices of paintings, commissioning a new artwork, or would like to arrange a viewing of a particular painting, please email the artist at:
dalessandri@gmail.com