Peter Marin was born and raised in Mexico City. He has lived in San Francisco, Oakland, Madrid and New York City. He recently moved to Raleigh, NC.
He received a BA from UC Berkeley and an MFA from Hunter College.
Marin has been painting for 20 years, and exhibits both nationally and internationally in Mexico, Spain, California , New York City and North Carolina.
His work is part of public and private collections and foundations.
Marin supports various arts organizations by volunteering, fundraising and donating art or time.
Some organizations he has served include:
Latin American Cultural Center of Queens
Mexican Consulate, Raleigh, NC
Monterrey Park Boys and Girls Club
CIty of Raleigh, Parks and Rec
Sonoma Community Center
Queens Council on the Arts
Queens Botanical Gardens
Park Avenue Christian
El Pueblo, Inc.
Marin sells artwork as commissions and through exhibitions.
He curates and is available to consult or produce exhibitions.
Marin currently is a member of the faculty at Artspace, and an Artist Instructor for the City of Raleigh, In all organizations, he teaches painting, drawing, art history and color theory.