Peter Halley is a New York artist and the publisher of Index
Exhibiting since the 1980’s, Halley has presented surveys
of his work at the CAPC, Bordeaux, France (1991), The Museum of
Modern Art, New York (1997), and the Folkwang Museum, Essen, Germany
(1998). Halley has also written extensively on art and culture.
His writings have been published in Collected Essays
and Recent Essays 1990-1996 (1997). In 2001, he received
the Frank Jewett Mather Award for art criticism from the College
He has served as Director of Graduate Studies in Painting at the
Yale School of Art since 2002.