Peter Scott received his MFA from Cranbrook Academy of Art, BFA from Carnegie-Mellon University, and BA from Haverford College.
Exhibitions include Gallery NAGA (Boston), the Johannesburg Art Gallery, the Aidekman Art Center (Tufts University) the Grossman Gallery (SMFA) the Boston Athenaeum, the Boston Public Library, St. Botolph Club, Boston Printmakers Print Biennial, Southern Graphics Council Conference, Centrum voor Grafiek Frans Masereel, (Belgium).
Scott has been guest artist and lecturer at Artist Proof Studio, Johannesburg, and at the Durban Institute of Technology, Durban (2012 & 2005). He was the recipient of an Artist's Fellowship and Faculty Enrichment Grant for a residency at the Vermont Studio Center (2008). He has also participated in residencies at the Franz Masereel Centrum, Belgium, guest lecturer at the Machida Museum, Tokyo University of Fine Arts and Music, Tokyo, and at Seika University, Kyoto (1996), and artist-in-residence and curator, Johannesburg Biennale, South Africa (1995).
His work is in the collections of the Boston Public Library, the Boston Athenaeum, the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, the New York Public Library, The Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp, and The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.