Peter was born & raised in Southern California and became involved in the music industry as a journalist in Hollywood in the 80s. He enjoyed a long career as an international music industry executive based in Europe and the US, working for a variety of major record labels including Virgin, EMI & Disney, running their international marketing divisions while all the time pursuing his love of painting. He decided to attend UC Santa Barbara, the Accademia de Belle Arti in Firenze, Italy and completed an MFA in Studio Art from CSU, Los Angeles. He has exhibited in galleries in Los Angeles, New Orleans, London, Amsterdam, Italy and has paintings in private collections in the US, Europe and Asia. After visiting Todos Santos in the mid 90s Peter purchased a property and has now made it his home for most of the year, exhibiting his work in Los Cabos, New Orleans and in Los Angeles.