Artworks are first available for purchase in-person at the Recovered Futures Art Exhibition in Brisbane. Unsold artwork will be available for purchase online following the event.
Peter Hoad has had many ups and downs throughout life, having lived with severe depression for a number of years. Creating art allows Peter to engage, reflect and communicate with like-minded people. This provides a conduit to learn new things and experience the world in a different way.
"My inspiration is the 'Art Brut' movement, or 'Outsider Arts.' It's about making art by using materials that are in everyday reach, not necessarily bought from the art shop. 'Art Brut' provides inspiration through those artists who were self-taught, or on the outside."