Lamar Peterson (b. 1974, St. Petersburg, Florida) is an artist currently based in Minneapolis. He received an MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design, a BS from Florida A&M University, and also attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. He is the recipient of a Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant, Fine Arts Work Center Fellowship, and a Marie Walsh Sharpe Studio Grant. Peterson has participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions across the United States, at Fredericks & Freiser in New York, Rochester Art Center, Corn Center for the Visual Arts, Yale University, Katonah Museum of Art, and SITE Santa Fe. He is represented by Fredericks & Freiser in New York.