Peter has Diploma of Education, and Graduate and Postgraduate Diplomas in Art History. He completed his Masters in Cultural Materials Conservation at the University of Melbourne specialising in paper conservation in 2011.
He has been previously employed in the arts industry in Australia and the United Kingdom and has worked as a paper conservator at Artlab in South Australia and the National Library of Australia in Canberra, before undertaking a position at GCCMC.
Member, Australian Institution for the Conservation of Cultural Materials (AICCM).
- Print Matters at the Baillieu, Published by Cussonia Press, 2011, The University of Melbourne. A Conservator's Examination of Abraham Bloemaert's Drawing 'The Annunciation'.
- AICCM National Conference, Adelaide 2013. Co-presented with Beth M. Robertson Manager of Preservation, State Library of South Australia. Caught in time: Preserving South Australia's Old Colonists for a Digital Future.
- Art Association of Australia and New Zealand Conference, Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, 2008. Maratta's Jael & Sisera.