Peripheral Vision is an independent press dedicated to expanding critical dialogues about American art through visionary publication and curatorial initiatives. Launched in 2016 by Texas artist and art historian Scott Gleeson, Peripheral Vision has commissioned 183,000 words of content for 148 artists, publishing both long and short form essays, as well as interviews and artist profiles. Beginning as a single digital journal, Peripheral Vision has evolved into an art book press now publishing three distinctive periodicals covering mid-career American artists under recognized in critical publications. Our Bookstore will go live March 16, 2018 - subscribe to receive announcements and promos!



Peripheral Vision, a biannual print journal with corresponding digital content, pairs artists with scholars for long-form interpretive criticism in conjunction with our prestigious Publication Fellowship program.

Elements: New American Abstraction is a special journal series with contributions by leading scholars of modern art about with work of internationally renown American abstractionists.

Not Yet Titled (NYT) will be our new platform for the publication of short-form essays, interviews, blog posts, and group exhibition formats. Maybe we'll give it a title, maybe we won't!


Meet and connect with our Publication Fellows!

Our Fellows include art faculty, alums, residents, grant recipients and fellows of the following institutions:

Yale University · The School of the Art Institute of Chicago · Virginia Commonwealth University · Rhode Island School of Design · School of Visual Arts · Otis College of Art and Design · Columbia University · Alfred University · Claremont Graduate University · Pratt Institute · Maryland Institute College of Art · Savannah College of Art and Design · Ohio State University · Pennsylvania State University · University of Pennsylvania · University of California, Berkeley · Cornell University · Kansas City Art Institute · University of Michigan · University of Washington in St. Louis · University of Wisconsin in Madison · City University of New York · New York University · San Francisco Art Institute · UCLA · Long Island University · Dartmouth College · Emory University · Arizona State University · University of New Mexico · Indiana University, Bloomington · University of Texas at Austin, University of Texas at Dallas · University of the South · Pacific Northwest College of Art · Texas Christian University · University of North Texas · Kenyon College · MacDowell Colony · Yaddo · Vermont Studio Center · Djerassi · Santa Fe Art Institute · New York Art Residency and Studios (NARS) · Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture · Yale University, Summer School of Art, Norfolk · Studios at MASS MoCA · American Academy in Rome · Ox Bow · Sculpture Space · Arts Letters & Numbers · Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Workspace Residency · CentralTrak · Red Lodge Clay Center · New American Paintings · Two Coats of Paint · Dave Bown Projects · Ucross Foundation · Harpo Foundation · Pollock-Krasner Foundation · Puffin Foundation · NEA Rockefeller Foundation · Windgate · Brooklyn Arts Council · Experimental Television Fund · Greater Ohio Arts Council · Fulbright Specialist Grant · The Andy Warhol Foundation regional re-grants · Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas · Kansas Arts Commission · Creative Work Fund · Dallas Museum of Art Dozier Travel Grant · Nasher Sculpture Center Microgrant


Contact Us

Inquiries may be addressed to Scott Gleeson at editor (at) peripheralvisionarts (dot) org

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