Dan Peterman has exhibited widely nationally and internationally. Among his diverse projects, Peterman has used recycled materials to produce starkly minimal works that function as elegant sculpture, functional objects, and critiques of environmental waste and neglect. Peterman is also a founder and boardmember of the Experimental Station, an innovative, Chicago-based incubator of small scale enterprise and cultural projects. He is a former recipient of the University Scholar Award from UIC; Richard H. Driehaus Foundation, Lewis Comfort Tiffany Foundation. His works have been exhibited at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL; Venice Biennial, Italy; Vanabbe museum Kunsthalle, Basel, Switzerland; Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago, IL; among other venues.