SOLO EXHIBITIONS

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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