POPS PETERSON is an artist and public speaker from the Berkshires, best known for his award-winning series, REINVENTING ROCKWELL, currently on view on the Norman Rockwell Museum website.  For more in this series click here.

recent exhibitions

Pops Peterson's Rockwell Revisited (2020-2021) was extended to be the longest-running solo exhibition in the history of the Norman Rockwell Museum. The permanent virtual version of the exhibition can be seen on the museum's website,


As a public speaker on arts and civil rights, Pops was recently featured in the New Pathways Social Justice Conference: Scholarship & Arts in Action, with Angela Davis, as well as a webinar for The New School and an SRO live appearance at The Monterey Public Library. 

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SUNDAY MORNING, (The Meaning of Family)

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latest appearance

See Pops go one-on-one with the Very Reverend Dean Richard Lawson of St. John's Cathedral webinar, "The Dean's Forum," in a discussion about "Belonging." Will his honest and direct answers to the head clergy make you laugh or cry (or pray for him)? Click here to find out!

For videos of past appearances, click here.


The POPS PETERSON SCHOLARSHIP FUND offers tuition aid for underprivileged children to attend the Berkshires arts school, IS 183. Please click below to help a child in need learn the joys of self-expression.

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