2016 Visual Artist

petrovOf Russian heritage, Andrei Petrov was born in Washington, D.C., and grew up in New York City, where he continues to live and work. He attended LaGuardia High School of Music and Art and fur- thered his education at SUNY Purchase and SUNY New Paltz. His paintings can be found in collections worldwide, including at the Four Seasons Washing- ton, D.C., Pantone Inc., the Fairmont Chicago, and Golden Books, and his works have also appeared in numerous film and television productions and on CDs for composers Ben Allison and Matthew Shipp. Petrov exhibits regularly at Morton Fine Art in Washington, D.C., and Anderson Contemporary in New York City, among others.

Join us on Wednesday, July 27, for a special Café Conversation with Andrei Petrov (11:45 a.m., Martin Family Hall). Andrei’s work will be displayed on campus throughout the festival.