DON'T STOP EVER
Peter Tunney (American, b. 1961) is a force of nature with boundless creative energy, spreading his positive messages in unconventional ways and delivering works of art to a worldwide collector base. He works in almost every medium: paint, collage, wood, photography, found objects and discarded materials. Since declaring himself an artist in 1987, Tunney delivers his messages, such as “Grattitude”, “Don’t Panic”, “The Time Is Always Now”, “Fear Less, Love More” and “Change the Way You See Everything” to a vast and global audience.
Tunney has owned and operated ground floor studios and galleries in Lower Manhattan for 27 years. Open daily and free to the public, they have embodied his deep connection to and understanding of the city. In addition to his current Tribeca space in Leonard Street, for the last eight years Tunney has also maintained a gallery in the heart of Miami’s famed Wynwood Walls. As Wynwood’s first tenant, the Peter Tunney Experience has been a fixture in of the thriving Wynwood neighborhood.
At his core, Tunney is much more than a visual artist and businessman. He believes in humankind and the good that results from performing countless small acts of kindness. Over the years, Tunney has spent tireless human energy and donated countless works of art to deserving organizations. Most recently, his main philanthropic efforts are devoted to criminal justice reform, supporting wrongfully convicted individuals, and ending the stigma of mental illness. tunneyart.com