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Peter Fleming is a Toronto-based designer and maker, producing both client-commissioned and self-generated pieces of furniture and related objects. He has given lectures and workshops throughout the United States and Canada, and since 2006 has directed the Furniture Program at Sheridan College in Oakville, ON. Fleming received his MA from York University, and is a graduate of the Sheridan Craft and Design Program, Oakville, ON, and Humber College, Toronto, ON. His work, primarily in wood with elements of cast and fabricated metal, stone and glass has been internationally exhibited and has garnered many awards, including the Prix Saidye Bronfman Award for Excellence in the Crafts in 2000, Canada’s highest recognition in the decorative arts. His work has been published nationally and internationally in Dwell Magazine, The Globe and Mail newspaper, Art and Antiques Magazine, Home Furniture Magazine and Fine Woodworking Magazine, Azure, Canadian House and Home, Toronto Life, and Studio Magazine.