AboutPeter Sesselmann was born in Sydney Australia 1964 and at the age of 2 moved with his family to Norway and returned to Australia in 1981.
After many different careers ranging from “artificial limb maker” to “Jeweller” Peter finally settled on a family tradition of painting. Since taking up painting full-time in 2000, Peter has had several successful exhibitions and has been featured in numerous newspapers and magazines.
I display.n 2006 Peter and his family undertook a Tree-change and packed up their home in Lane Cove - Sydney and headed for the beautiful and inspiring Hunter Valley, they then spent the next 2 years renovating their “straw bale” house and constructing the 100m2 Studio on their 10 acre property in the Hunter Valley. During this time Peter has also produced 4 major murals in Kurri Kurri and Patterson and is now ready for the 2008 opening of the Studio/Gallery.
Peters is a prolific painter he has filled his studio walls with colourful and inspiring paintings o
1964 Born in Sydney Australia.
1968 Moved to Oslo in Norway.
1971-79 School in Norway.
1981 Returned to Australia.
1983 Completing degree in prosthetics (Artificial Limb making).
1983 Bought a small jewellery manufacturing business.
2002 Sold Jewellery business to concentrate on art
2003 Exhibited as part of the Currambena Art festival Exhibition (Fundraiser).
2004 Exhibited as part of the Motor Neurone Dissease Art Exhibition (Fundraiser).
2004 Painted "LIVE" at the MND Randwick Race day Auctions (Fundraiser).
2005 Exhibited as part of the Origins fine arts auction Pymble
2005 Exhibited as part of the"Scape" Global Gallery Exhibition Paddington
2005 Exhibited as part of the Origins fine arts auction Lane Cove
2005 Exhibited as part of the Origins fine arts auction Mona Vale.
2005 First time Archibald and Sulman entry.
2005 Exhibited as part of the Archibald "Real Refuses" Tap Gallery
2005 Exhibited as part of the Environmental Art Awards Tap Gallery
2005 Exhibited as part of the Birthday Exhibition Tap Gallery
2005 Solo Exhibition Dale Thomas gallery October - January
2006 Won 2nd Prize in the peoples choice category of the Amnesty international "freedom" art awards.
2007 Painted 4 major Murals in the Hunter Valley
2008 Weston art show
2008 Maitland art society exhibition
2008 Opened Gallery in the Hunter Valley
Peter Sesselmann is an Artist, he is an impressionist expressionist painter that works in oils and acrylics.Peter does Portrait, Streetscape, Cityscape, Landscape, as well as stillife. Peter Sesselmannis a NeoFauvist symbolist Artist and painter that has a impressionist and expressionist style very colourful paintings in Oil and Acrylic. Peter is based in Australia about 1.5 hours from Sydney in the Hunter Valley area of Sawyers Gully just outside Kurri Kurri. Peter Sesselmann has painted several Murals in Kurri Kurri as well as portraits and streetscape. Peter Sesselmann also paints Cityscapes and Landscapes and seascape in oil all viewable in his Hunter Valley studio gallery. Peter Sesselmann is often mis-spellt and below is a list of the usuall suspects: Sesselmann,Sesselman,Seselman,Seselmann,Cecilman,Petter,Sesselmann,Sesselman,Sesselman, cecilman,sesselnam, seselnam,sesleman,sessleman, Cessleman,Kesselmann, Kessleman,Keselman, peterman, Sessel, Feffelnam,Feffleman, peter, petter, peer