Selected Exhibitions/Competitions

  1. Bullet 33rd Annual McNeese National Works on Paper Exhibition, McNeese State University, LA, 2020

  2. Bullet Impressed 2020 National Printmaking Exhibition, Art Gym Gallery, Denver, CO

  3. Bullet 31st National Drawing and Print Competitive Exhibition, Notre Dame of Maryland University, MD, 2020

  4. Bullet Americas Paperworks 2020, Northwest Arts Center, Minot State University, ND

  5. Bullet Triton Museum of Art 2D Competition & Exhibition, Santa Clara, CA 2019 (Award)

  6. Bullet Ink & Clay 44, Kellogg University Art Gallery, Cal Poly, 2019

  7. Bullet 47th International Art Show, Brownsville Museum of Fine Art, TX 2019 (Award)

  8. Bullet Hot Off The Press, Carnegie Art Center, Turlock, CA (Best of Show) 2018

  9. Bullet Ink & Print, West Coast Printmakers, Coos Art Museum, WA, 2018

  10. Bullet Works on Paper, 46th Annual National Juried Exhibition, Brand Library Art Center, CA 2018

  11. Bullet 60th Juried Exhibition at The Haggin Museum, Stockton, CA 2018 (Award)

  12. Bullet This Place, Berkeley Art Center, 2018

  13. Bullet 2017 North American Print Biennial, Boston Printmakers

  14. Bullet Pacific Prints, Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA (Award), 2017

  15. Bullet Panoply of Prints, National Print Exhibition, Santa Cruz Art League, CA, 2017 (Award)

  16. Bullet Artist in Residence, Gruenwald Press, California Society of Printmakers, SF 2016

  17. Bullet 36th Bradley International Drawing + Printmaking Exhibition, Bradley University, Peoria, IL

  18. Bullet Salon at the Triton, Triton Museum of Art, CA (Two Awards), 2016

  19. Bullet Into the Night: Modern & Contemporary Art & the Nocturne Tradition, Tucson Museum of Art

  20. Bullet Americas Paperworks 2016, Northwest Art Center, Minot State University, ND (Award)

  21. Bullet Salon at the Triton, Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA, (Award), 2014

  22. Bullet Pacific States Biennial National, University of Hawaii, Hilo, 2014

  23. Bullet Impressions 2014, National Juried Printmaking Exhibition, Montgomery College, MD

  24. Bullet 39th Ink & Clay, National Juried Exhibition, Cal Poly Art Gallery, Pomona, CA (Juror Award)

  25. Bullet Solo Exhibition, Merced Multicultural Art Center, Merced, CA 2013

  26. Bullet 34th Bradley International Print & Drawing Exhibition, Peoria, IL, 2013 (Award)

  27. Bullet Providence Art Club Juried Exhibition, Providence, RI, 2013 (Award)

  28. Bullet 36th Annual Art on Paper, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD, 2013

  29. Bullet “Pressing Matters”, Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA, 2012

  30. Bullet “Laying Down The Mark”, Olive Hyde Art Gallery, Fremont, CA, 2012

  31. Bullet 57th Juried Art Exhibition, Stockton Art League, Haggin Museum, Stockton, CA, 2012 (Award)

  32. Bullet California Society of Printmakers, New Works, Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA, 2012

  33. Bullet 6th Annual California Centered: Printmaking Exhibition, Merced County Arts Council, CA, 2012  (Award)

  34. Bullet 38th Ink & Clay, National Juried Exhibition, University Art Gallery, Cal Poly, Pomona, CA , 2012

  35. Bullet Works On/Of Paper, National Juried Exhibition, Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA,  2011 (Award)

  36. Bullet Tokyo Art Museum, Japan, 1986

  37. Bullet International Print Biennale, Bradford, UK, 1985

  38. Bullet Crocker Museum of Art, Sacramento, CA

  39. Bullet Taipei City Museum of Fine Arts, ROC, 1983

  40. Bullet Cooper-Hewitt Museum, 20th Century American Prints, NY

  41. Bullet Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, Legion of Honor, San Francisco, CA, 1982

  42. Bullet International Print Biennial, Krakow, Poland, 1980

  43. Bullet National Print Exhibition, Brooklyn Museum, 1979

Peter Baczek, originally from Massachusetts, moved to the Bay Area in 1963.  He received his BA in Art with a concentration in Printmaking from San Jose State University in 1970.  He continued his studies in etching at Fort Mason Art Center in San Francisco.   He has been an Independent Artist since then, and has a studio in Oakland. 

Over the years he has been included in national and international art competitions, receiving numerous awards. He has participated in many group shows in galleries and museums, including the Berkeley Art Center, Triton Museum, Tokyo Art Museum, Cooper-Hewitt Museum, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Tucson Museum of Art and the California Palace of the Legion of Honor. He is in several permanent collections, including the Brooklyn Museum, Tucson Museum, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, The Janet Turner Print Museum, and the Library of Congress.

He is a member of the Boston Printmakers, the California Society of Printmakers, and served on the Society’s Board of Directors as its President, 2014-2015