Art Madrid'23 – Peter Anton
about Peter Anton
New Haven, Connecticut, (EE.UU), 1963
Peter Anton is a North American artist and sculptor whose work deals with food, mainly chocolates and sweets, creating large-scale pieces, some of the best known are boxes of chocolates. His work has been extensively exhibited at leading art fairs in the United States, Europe and Asia. One of his most iconic pieces and one that made a huge impact on him was the Sugar & Gomorra installation at Art Basel Miami 2012. With a theme park stand appearance, this large-scale interactive sculpture was the first art installation in the world where The spectator walked through an exhibition as if he were on board a fairground attraction.