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Anthony Peyton Young

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Anthony Peyton Young
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Anthony Peyton Young is a Boston-based artist.


Anthony Peyton Young was born and raised in Charleston, West Virginia. He earned his B.A from West Virigina State University and his MFA from School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University.[1]

Personal Life[edit]

Young indentifies as a queer black person and was raised mainly by his mother.[2]


Young works primarily in portraiture and focuses on generational black trauma, oppression, healing and Queer intimacy.[3] Through collage he creates visual fragmentation and abstractions of figurative bodies.[4]Young often works in experimental materials such as gunpowder and bleach. [5]


Solo Exhibitions

  • Anthony Peyton Young: Eternal Presence, Steven Zevitas Gallery, Boston, MA, 2022

Group Exhibitions

  • Gaze Interrupted Cult Bureau, Oakland, CA 2022
  • Salt fish curated by Swim Gallery, New Image Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 2022
  • I is Other Lyles & King (Catherine Str.), New York, NY, 2022
  • In the Margins Curated by Anne-Laure Lemaitre, Kapp Kapp, New York, NY, 2021
  • It's Much Lounder Than Before Anat Ebgi, Los Angeles, CA 2021
  • What Stands Before Us: Art in Quaratine Childs Gallery, Boston, Ma 2021
  • The Displaced Image Ortega y Gasset Projects, Brooklyn, NY 2021


  1. Barber, Chole. "'A protector of people in my neighborhood': Artist Anthony Peyton Young talks about his drawing acquired by Simmons". The Simmons Voice. Retrieved 19 September 2022.
  2. Akers, Tyler. "Anthony Peyton Young". Gay Letter. Retrieved 19 September 2022.
  3. "Gaze Interrupted: Shagha Ariannia, Sarah Palmer, Anthony Peyton Young, Mia Weiner, Jamil Hellu". Cult Exhibitions. Cult Bureau.
  4. Colby, Celina. "Artist Anthony Young explores generational trauma in AREA Gallery show". The Bay State Banner. Melvin B. Miller. Retrieved 19 September 2022.
  5. Bell, Dianna; Ralli, Tania; Gray, Arielle; Mason, Amelia; Shea, Andrea; Guerra, Cristela; Matta, Magdiela. "Meet The ARTery 25 — Artists Of Color Transforming The Cultural Landscape". WBUR. Retrieved 20 September 2022.

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