Robert Peters’ career as a professional artist has spanned more than 30 years. He is presently a regular contributor to prestigious museum exhibitions such as the Prix de West Invitational Art Exhibition, Masters of the American West and Quest for the West. In 2011, he was the recipient of the Eiteljorg Museum’s Victor Higgins Award for the best body of work exhibited at Quest for the West. His paintings are widely collected and are included in the permanent collections of several museums.
At the start of his career, Peters worked for 12 years as an independent freelance illustrator represented in New York City. As an elected member of the Society of Illustrators, his award-winning paintings were featured on the covers of books and magazines for Bantam, Berkley, Dell and U.S. News & World Report. He created paintings for the national advertising campaigns of 7UP, IBM, Audi, Intel, Revlon, TV Guide and others. His paintings have been featured in Art of the West, Cowboys & Indians, Equine Image, Persimmon Hill, Southwest Art, The Paint Horse Journal, Western Art Collector, Western Horseman and Wildlife Art.
Peters, wife, Nanette, and their two children reside near Prescott, Arizona.