Cory W. Peeke received his BFA from Kendall College of Art and Design and his MFA from the University of Idaho. He has exhibited his work in numerous solo and group exhibits throughout the U.S. as well as Europe and South America. His work has been published in L’art du collage au Coeur de la creation, Published by P.J. Varet Editions- Musee Artcolle, France, Rapsodia: A Magazine of Arts and Literature, Dialogist, Whitefish Review and Agave Magazine among other publications. His works are included in the permanent collections of King County, Washington, Eastern Oregon University, Lockhaven University, Whitman College and the International Museum of Collage, Assemblage and Construction. Cory serves as Professor of Art and Director of the Nightingale Gallery at Eastern Oregon University in La Grande, Oregon.