Peter Hammar was born in Sweden and combines his work between Stockholm and Miami. Hammar graduated with a Master in Fine Arts from Florida International University 2012. Peter has exhibited his work extensively at institutions all over the US. Peter is the recipient of several awards such as; 'GRAND PRIZE' winner of 'Art Takes Miami' - See Me at SCOPE Fair during Art Basel Miami Beach 2013, ‘1st Prize in painting’ from both Alexandria Museum of Art and The National Arts Club in New York, ‘Honorable Mention’ from Art and Culture Center of Hollywood’s ‘All Media Juried Biennial’ in Florida 2013 and most recently Peter was awarded a Honorable Mention in Miami New Times Master Minds Awards, for being one of Miami's 30 most inspiring creative persons 2013.