Peter George CORBETT

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1952-04-13
Education Liverpool Coll, Liverpool Coll of Art and Design (fndn), Manchester Regnl Coll of Art and Design (BA)
Books & Publications Publications Tales From Erewhon (2001), The Pool of Life (2003); contrib to The International Whos Who in Poetry (2007) and numerous creative jls incl Forward Press (2004-)
Recreations musical composition, playing the piano, meditation, yoga, contemporary dance
Clubs N/A
Style Peter Corbett, Esq
Career artist (oil on canvas); poet, poems incl in numerous anthologies; memb: Creative Minds Arts Gp Ctee 1978-81, New Age Festival Organising Ctee 1983 and 1984; lead singer and fndr memb rock band Aquarian 1983-85, composer and musical dir Dr F and The TV Kids (Unity Theatre Liverpool) 1985, fndr memb Merseyside Contemporary Artists Mgmnt Ctee (formerly Liverpool Acad of Arts) 1988, chm and fndr memb Merseyside Visual Arts Festival 1989-90, originator Liverpool European Capital of Culture 2008 1996-97, ambass Liverpool European Capital of Culture 08 2006; hon prof: Académie des Sciences Humaines Universelles Paris 1993, St Lukas Acad Memmelsdorf Germany 1998; life fell and hon prof of fine art Inst of Co-ordinated Research Victoria Aust 1994; memb: Nat Artists Assoc 1988-89 (chm Merseyside Branch), Maison Internationale des Intellectuels Paris 1994, Design and Artists Copyright Soc; former memb Abstract Artists Organisation London; fndr memb: Order of St Francis Liberal Catholic Church, American Order of Excellence in the Fields of Painting and Poetry American Biographical Inst 2003; Peter G Corbett Award Fndn 2007 estab by American Biographical Inst; American Biographical Inst Minister of Culture 2003, numerous other awards from American Biographical Inst (incl Genius Laureate of the UK in the field of art and culture 2005); other awards incl: Cert of Merit Int Biographical Centre Cambridge1988, Purchase Prize Merseyside Contemporary Artists Exhbn Albert Dock Liverpool 1988, Dip winner Int Open Scottish Poetry Competition 1998, Outstanding Achievement Award Albert Einstein Int Acad Fndn 1998, Int German Art Prize, Van Gogh Award and Gold Medal, and Friedrich Hölderin Award and Gold Medal for Poetry St Lukas Acad Memmelsdorf Germany 2000, Int Poet of Merit Award Int Soc of Poets USA 2002, Int Peace Prize United Cultural Convention USA 2002, World Lifetime Achievement Award ABI USA 2002, Int Soc of Poets' Poet of the Year 2003 (nominated 1997), Poet of the Year Int Soc of Poetry USA 2003, Best Poems and Best Poets of the Year Int Library of Poetry 2004, Greatest Minds of the Twentieth Century Diploma ABI USA 2006, competition finalist Poetry Rivals 2011 Forward Press 2012; 1st XV hooker Waterloo RUFC Liverpool 1973-74; Solo Exhibitions incl: Anglican Cathedral Liverpool 1988, Atkinson Gallery Southport 1995, Retrospective of Paintings 1987-2002 (part of Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art Senate House Gallery Univ of Liverpool) 2004, Florence Biennale of Contemporary Art (representing the UK) 2007, A Transformative Vision (Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art) 2008, Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art 2008 and 2010, Victoria Gallery & Museum Univ of Liverpool 2014; Group Exhibitions incl: Surreal Objects Exhibition (Tate Gallery Liverpool) 1989, Mixed Exhibition (Liverpool Univ Art Gallery) 2002, Influences and Innovations (Agora Gallery NY) 2002, Lexmark European Art Prize - UK Finalists (Air Gallery London) 2004, Mixed Exhibition (Liverpool Univ Art Gallery) 2004, Florence Biennale of Contemporary Art 2007; Work in Collections paintings in public collections: Univ of Liverpool Art Collection, Atkinson Gallery Southport, Hope Univ Liverpool; paintings in private collections in USA, Netherlands, Aust, Germany, Britain, Spain, Nigeria and France; created The Liverpool Dream plaque Liverpool City Centre 2007
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