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Peter Anton

 (born 1963)
Peter Anton is active/lives in New York, Connecticut.  Peter Anton is known for painting and large-scale food subject sculpture.

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Peter Anton


Peter Anton (born 1963 in New Haven, Connecticut) is an American artist and sculptor.  His primary subject matter is food with an emphasis on chocolates and other sweets.  He creates giant realistic sculptures and is best known for his "bigger than life" boxed chocolates.

At times Anton's studio can resemble a sweet shop since it is filled with dozens of real treats which he uses as models.  His beginning process is to eat, smell, feel, study and dissect a new food over and over again in order to hyper-familiarize himself with the new subject.  He then begins the long and tedious process of sculpting, carving, sanding, painting, and construction of his mixed media works.

Anton had his first solo show in 199  ...  Displaying 750 of 3870 characters.



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About  Peter Anton

Born:  1963 - New Haven, Connecticut
Known for:  painting and large-scale food subject sculpture