The Art of Peter Tunney

The Art of Peter Tunney

Peter Tunney, a self-described "dumpster diver," is taking someone else’s trash and “upcycling” it into expensive, positive pieces of art, with selling prices higher than $50,000. NBC’s Harry Smith has this week’s Sunday Closer.
Peter Tunney: How the largest art movement in history can help reduce cancer disparities

Peter Tunney: How the largest art movement in history can help reduce cancer disparities

Recently, Peter Tunney, an artist who runs two galleries in the Wynwood Walls Park in Miami, provided artwork to wrap an RV that Sylvester Comprehe...
Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez Had The Same Taste In Art Long Before They Were Ever Together

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez Had The Same Taste In Art Long Before They Were Ever Together

One of "J.Rod"'s favorite artists, Peter Tunney, tells AD about it firsthand
Relics From Trump's Former Taj Mahal Casino Are on Display at Art Basel

Relics From Trump's Former Taj Mahal Casino Are on Display at Art Basel

The glitzy spectacle on the beach outside of Faena Hotel was a telling start to a frenzied week of consumption, anchored by Art Basel Miami Beach. ...
Wynwood Walls Goes Big with Humankind

Wynwood Walls Goes Big with Humankind

If you had a favorite mural at Wynwood Walls, I hope you took a photo. There is whole new crop of them at the famed epicenter of the Wynwood Arts D...
The Lost Warhols give Andy Warhol the pop art treatment

The Lost Warhols give Andy Warhol the pop art treatment

Whether it was Campbell’s soup cans or Marilyn Monroe, Andy Warhol knew how to take a single portrait and reveal wholly new facets of its subject. ...
PHOTOGRAPHER KAREN BYSTEDT REMEMBERS SHOOTING ANDY WARHOL AS AN NYU STUDENT

PHOTOGRAPHER KAREN BYSTEDT REMEMBERS SHOOTING ANDY WARHOL AS AN NYU STUDENT

Karen Bystedt, who has made a career of photographing actors like Brad Pitt, Keanu Reeves and Johnny Depp when they were still just pretty mugs kn...
Collage artist uses the New York Post in almost all his works

Collage artist uses the New York Post in almost all his works

Our news is his muse! Quirky Manhattan collage artist Peter Tunney — who drew crowds at Art Basel Miami Beach last week with his “Planet of the Ape...
Art Basel Miami Beach—Plus Rivals for Attention

Art Basel Miami Beach—Plus Rivals for Attention

Museum debuts, vivid installations and the fair itself compete for hordes of collectors Kelly Crow December 8, 2017 This year, a glut of comp...
THE MOST ANTICIPATED EXPERIENCES & EXHIBITS AT ART BASEL 2017

THE MOST ANTICIPATED EXPERIENCES & EXHIBITS AT ART BASEL 2017

Excerpts from the Taj Mahal (The Truth Always Happens), Exhibit by Peter Tunney   Artist Peter Tunney critiques and mines through 1990’s American ...
ART BASEL SURVIVAL GUIDE & INTERACTIVE HOT SPOT MAP

ART BASEL SURVIVAL GUIDE & INTERACTIVE HOT SPOT MAP

PETER TUNNEY DEBUTS: EXCERPTS FROM THE TAJ MAHAL (THE TRUTH ALWAYS HAPPENS) In his new show, titled Excerpts from the Taj Mahal (The Truth Always H...
How Peter Tunney (Sort Of) Dug Through Donald Trump's Trash to Make His "Craziest" Art Basel Show Ever

How Peter Tunney (Sort Of) Dug Through Donald Trump's Trash to Make His "Craziest" Art Basel Show Ever

In July, hundreds of visitors began flocking to the defunct Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, New Jersey, despite the hotel and casino, once owned ...