Sonja Peterson
Art News-

Thank You to the Jerome Foundation for support through the current Jerome Travel Research Grant Award 2014


2015 Multi-State Biennial Sept 12 - Nov 1- Soap Factory, Minneapolis, MN

2015 June-August, Landscape X, Gallery Myötätuuli, Raahe, Finland
Presented by the Cultural Affairs of Raahe City & Aava


WAM@20 - Weisman Art Museum 20 Year Anniversary Selections from the Permanent Collections, Curator's Choice


Artist in Residence 2014 - American Swedish Institute
Minneapolis, MN

Select Art Fair
New York Frieze Week NYC, NY
Select Art Fair

MN Creates
Minnesota State Capitol

Print The Midnight Sun: Printmaking in Finland / Solstice 2014, GRAFIIKANPAJA - AAVA, Raahe, Finland

Seemingly Useles Parts
Burnet Gallery at Le Méridien Chambers, Minneapolis, MN

Thank You Minnesota State Arts Board for support! Sonja Peterson is a fiscal year 2013 recipient of the Artist Initiative grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board. This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to the legislative appropriation by the Minnesota State Legislature; and a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Minnesota Grown
Marvin Cone / Eaton-Buchan Galleries
Coe College, Cedar Rapids, IA

10 Year Anniversary
Regis Center for Arts
Minneapolis, MN

Artist In Residence Resident Artist Research Program (RARP)
Bell Museum of Natural History, University of Minnesota- Thank you Bell Museum!

Exhibition: No Man Is An Island
Jaques Gallery
Bell Museum of Natural History

Josephine Lutz Rollins Exhibition
January 22- February 23rd, 2013
Reception: January 24th from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.
Regis Center for Art

Just Like Honey
September 15- October 15th, 2012
Air Sweet Air Gallery, St. Paul, MN

November 5th- November 16th, 2012
Regis Center for Art Quarter Gallery
Minneapolis, MN

May 19- July 15 2012
SHIN JIDAI at the Minnesota Center for BookArts,
Shin Jidai is a juried exhibition of contemporary artist’s books and works on (or of) paper that reflect the vibrant use and evolution of traditional Japanese artistic practices.
Sonja will display a large cut paper piece never seen in Minneapolis, It will span the brick wall on Washington Ave. within MCBA in downtown Minneapolis.
Opening May 19, 1011 Washington Ave. S. Minneapolis, MN

Le Méridien Chambers unveiled the Art Portal Installation by Sonja Peterson, Becoming Animal Becoming Intense. Chambers commissioned Peterson to create the artwork to add to the permanent collection of Le Méridien Chambers.

Participated in Fresh- Burnet Gallery, the art gallery tucked into the west wing of Le Méridien Chambers is turning five this year. To celebrate, it's presenting, "Fresh," a group show of 10 artists from past solo shows. Featured artists include, Matthew Bakkom, David Bartley, Allen Brewer, Chris Larson, Janet Lobberecht, S. Catrin Magnusson, Sonja Peterson, Megan Rye, Andrea Stanislav and Angela Strassheim.