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peter shire

Peter Shire's artwork often defies categorization and crosses over many traditional boundries and media. He is equally at home in the "fine arts" of sculpture, drawing and painting as he is in the creation of ceramics, furniture and toys. One of the original members of the groundbreaking Milan-based Memphis design group, Shire has an international reputation for is colorful furniture, whimsical sculptures and functional artworks. Shire's works are in many public collections and museums in the U. S. and abroad.

Peter Shire's artwork often defies categorization and crosses over many traditional boundries and media. He is equally at home in the "fine arts" of sculpture, drawing and painting as he is in the creation of ceramics, furniture and toys. One of the original members of the groundbreaking Milan-based Memphis design group, Shire has an international reputation for is colorful furniture, whimsical sculptures and functional artworks. Shire's works are in many public collections and museums in the U. S. and abroad.