Exhibitions & Awards

Exhibits
Date Exhibit
2017 Spanish Market Santa Fe NM
2016 Exhibit – All Soul's Day – 10/29/16-11/13/16 Basel Switzerland
2016 Spanish Market Santa Fe NM
2014-16 Plaza Hotel Las Vegas NM
2013 Published book: "Edward O'Brien Mural Artist 1910-1975" NM
2012-13 14' H x 3' D Tree stump sculpture "El Campesino" Las Vegas Plaza NM
2000 Workshop Leader: Saints Among Us New Mexico Highlands University NM
1990 to present Became a member of the Spanish Colonial Arts Society and participant in their yearly Spanish Market. Judged categories: Retablo paintings; Painted Bulto sculptures; and Gesso and Wood Relief Carvings Santa Fe NM
2009 Purchase Award for San Jose Retablo NM Highlands University NM
2000 Saints Among Us Exhibit NM Highlands University NM
1995-97 Lecture Tour of Hispanic Churches United World College NM
Awards
Date Award
2017 Rafael Aragon Award for Retablos painted in the 19th Century NM Tradition from the Spanish Colonial Arts Society at the SF Spanish Market Santa Fe NM
2015 Second Place – Wood Relief Retablo New Mexico State Fair Hispanic Arts NM
2014 Honorable Mention – New Mexico State Fair Hispanic Traditional Arts NM
2013 Peter E Lopez's 14 ft. tree sculpture "El Campesino" in the Las Vegas Historic Plaza was dedicated and May 23rd was proclaimed "El Campesino Day" by the city mayor Alfonso E. Ortiz Jr. Las Vegas NM
2012 The book by Peter E. Lopez "Edward O'Brien Mural Artist 1910-1975" was published by Sunstone Press Santa Fe NM
2000 Recognized by the New Mexico Secretary of State for work as an Artist in Service in enhancing the quality of life in the State of New Mexico Santa Fe NM
2000 Featured Artist Dallas Museum Art League TX
1993-2006 Recieved First and Second Places for work at Spanish Markets. Retablo images chosen for the 1998 Spanish Market Tee Shirt and the 1993 Spanish Market Poster Santa Fe NM