LOCALE

MINIMAL MATERIAL

by Elaine Morgan Cutting
Locale Magazine OC, January 2017

Peter Blake is a minimalist. He's not interested in frills or extra decoration. He admires artists who use very little in order to create an intense response. "It's really hard to work with nothing," Blake says, "and that makes it more powerful." And this...


LAGUNA BEACH MAGAZINE

FUNCTIONAL ART

by Richard Chang
Laguna Beach Magazine, Summer 2016

The national trend of art museums showcasing the convergence of design, furniture and art has made its way into Laguna galleries. This summer, the owner, founder and name-sake of Peter Blake Gallery, one of Orange County's longest running galleries, is trying something completely different. He's presenting...


MODERN LUXURY

SIX SCULPTORS WHO ARE STRADDLING MINIMALISM AND ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONISM

by Tina Borgatta
Modern Luxury Orange County, October 2016

Known for his keen eye for fine art, Peter Blake's taking a moment to share another passion - his covetable collection of vintage home furnishings. You might think Peter Blake's latest obsession would be filling his Laguna Beach fine art gallery...


ARTSY 

GALLERIST PETER BLAKE TALKS COLLECTING, DESIGN, AND CALIFORNIA'S LIGHT AND SPACE MOVEMENT

by Bridget Gleeson
Artsy Editorial, October 21, 2016

Before he opened a gallery, Peter Blake was a collector. So it's no surprise that his eponymous exhibition space, Peter Blake Gallery in Laguna Beach, is a showcase for his personal interest in art, architecture, and increasingly, modern design. Heading into the final days of the gallery's current exhibition...