Peregrine Honig

Peregrine Honig was born in San Francisco, California, attended The Ruth Asawa School of the Arts, receiving her Bachelor of Fine Arts from The Kansas City Art Institute in 2020. Honig’s  work is included in the permanent collections of the Albright Knox, Buffalo, NY; Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.; the Milwaukee Art Museum; the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.; the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; and Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut.

Honig has had solo exhibitions at Dwight Hackett Projects in Santa Fe, Geschiedle Gallery in Chicago, Haw Contemporary and shows with the Blue Gallery in Kansas City.  Her work has been included in numerous group exhibitions, including The Dianne and Sandy Besser Collection ( San Francisco de Young Museum of Art ); The Random and the Ordered: New Prints (International Print Center, New York); Comic Release: Negotiating Identity for A New Generation (Regina Gouger Miller Gallery, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh); and The Perception of Appearance: A Decade of Contemporary American Figure Drawing (Frye Art Museum, Seattle).  

Peregrine is a recipient of the Art Omi International Artists’ Residency, the Guanlan China Printmaking Residency, Projecto Argentina, the Charlotte Street Fund, The Seeley Foundation,  Inspiration Grant and was honored with The 2019 Urban Hero Award. She has been produced and published by Landfall Press since 1998. Honig has been been The Artistic Director of The West Eighteenth Street Fashion Show since 2000 and co owner of Birdies since 2003. She directed and curated Fahrenheit Gallery from 1997 to 2007 and founded Greenwood Social Hall in 2017, a curated concert space that hosts international shows and regional artists.

Photo EG Schempf