BIOGRAPHY
Born 1978 in Neuquen Capital, Argentina
Lives and works in London, UK and Athens, Greece
EDUCATION
2005
Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten/Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, Denmark
2003
Instituto Universitario Nacional del Arte, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Escuela Nacional de Bellas Artes P.P. (I.U.N.A.), Buenos Aires, Argentina 2001 Clinica de Obra con Tulio de Sagastizabal, 2001-2003, Argentina
2001
Clínica de Obra con Tulio de Sagastizabal, Buenos Aires, Argentina
AWARDS
2011
Paul Hamlyn Foundation Award, UK
Cisneros Fontanals Foundations Grants & Commissions Program, USA
Illy Prize, Winner, Art Rotterdam, The Netherlands
2007
Ayudas 07, C.C. Montehermoso, Spain
Certamen, Explum, Spain
2004
Mention of the Jury, Madrid Abierto, Spain
Collections
Tate Collection, London, UK
Guggenheim, New York, NY, USA
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, USA
Museo Nacional de Bellas Arte Neuquén, Neuquen, Argentina
KADIST Art Foundation, Paris, France
Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Frac-Collection Aquitaine, Bordeaux, France
Fundação De Serralves, Porto, Portugal
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel
Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Boston, USA
UPCOMING
2019
Is This Tomorrow. Collaboration with 6a architects, Whitechapel Gallery, London
The Stage is Yours, Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finnland
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2019
(un)heard, CC Foundation, Shanghai, China
2017
please open hurry, Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia
Ears to speak of, The Power Plant, Toronto, Canada
A un brazo de distancia, NC-Arte, Bogota, Colombia
2016
Blow The Whistle, Beat The Drum, Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Katachrese, Kunstverein Freiburg, Germany
2015
A∩B∩C∩A∩B∩C, Amalia Pica, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
2014
A ∩ B ∩ C (line), Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Switchboard, MOSTYN, Llandudno, Wales, UK
La Criée, Centre d'Art Contemporain, Rennes, France
2013
A n B n C (Line), Herald St, London, UK
Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Neuquen, Argentina
Memorial for intersections, Kunsthalle Lissabon, Portugal
Low Visibility, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
Museo Tamayo, Mexico City, Mexico
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL, USA
MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA, USA
2012
Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK
Amalia Pica - On paper, Basis, Frankfurt, Germany
For Shower Singers, Modern Art Oxford, GB
Chronic Listeners, Kunsthalle Sankt Gallen, Switzerland
2011
University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Endymion's Journey, Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
2010
Project Show Exhibition, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK
Microphones, SKOR, Inkijk, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Malmo Konsthall, Malmo, Sweden
Galerie Diana Stigter, Netherlands
ALONGSIDE (two-person with Leonor Antunes) Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Alon Levin presents Arte Shows: Amalia Pica, Project Room Gallery Klemms, Berlin, Germany
2009
Some of that colour Onomatopee, Eindhoven, Netherlands
2008
Sorry for the metaphor, Artis, Den Bosch, Netherlands
robinson crusoe, Centro Cultural Montehermoso, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
2007
Grayscale BijlmAIR, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2006
Si no estas tu Playstation, Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2003
Final Insomne, INTER / medio, Cordoba, Argentina
2002
Arguibel Art Gallery, Buenos Aires, Argentina
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITONS
2018
12th Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai, China
Please open hurry. PICA - Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, Perth, Australia
Ministry of Graphic Design, Fikra Graphic Design Biennial, Sharjah, UAE
Untitled (how does it feel), Kunsthalle Lissabon, Lissabon, Potugal
2017
Soundtracks, SFMOMA, San Francisco
A Gesture Towards Transformation, Tenderpixel, London
Double Edge, Folkestone Triennial, Folkestone, United Kingdom
Amalia Pica and Otto Berchem, Instituto de Vision, Bogotá, Columbia
Dark Matter, Wexner Center for the Arts, Ohio, USA
MAZ, Museo de Arte de Zapopan, Zapopan, Mexico
Asamble (performance), Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA
Murmur, Netwerk Center for Contemporary Art, Aalst, Belgium
Assorted Paper, The Sunday Painter, London, UK
La timidité des cimes, FRAC Lorraine, Metz, France
Drawing Biennial 2017, The Drawing Room, London, UK
Nieuw Amsterdams Peil: Where do we go from here?, Amsterdam, NL
EAT SLEEP WORK REPEAT, Travelling Gallery, Edinburgh, UK
The String Traveller, S.M.A.K, Ghent, BE
CONDO, Herald St, London, UK
Where do we go from here?, Ellen de Bruijne Projects, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
The Shyness of the Crowns, 49 NORD 6 EST, Frac Lorraine, Metz, France
Curators’ Series #10. Greater than the Sum by Kunsthalle Lissabon,Lissabon Portugal
2016
GAGARIN the Artists in their Own Words. 2000-2016, The String Traveller, Stedelijk Museum voor Actuele Kunst (S.M.A.K.), Gent, The Netherlands
Gwangju Biennale 2016: The Eighth Climate (What Does Art Do?), Gwangju Biennale Foundation, Korea
THE SPACE BETWEEN, Mass MoCA, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, Massachusetts, USA
Silencio vivo. Artiste dall'America latina - XVI Woman Biennial 2016 (Biennale Donna), PAC Museum, Ferrara, Italy
One, No One and One Hundred Thousand, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
2015
Un nouveau festival 2015. Expanding the Field of Play, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
Vienna Biennale 2015. Ideas for Change, MAK Österreichisches Museum fur angewandte Kunst / Gegenwartskunst, Vienna, Austria
MATERIAL, KÖNIG GALERIE, Berlin, Germany
Pipe Dream, WUK / Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, Austria
Asamble, performance on Plaza de los dos Congresos, BP.15 Performance Biennale, Buenos Aires, Argentina
San Juan Poly/Graphic Triennial, Instituto de Cultura Puertorriqueña, San Juan, Puerto Rico, USA
Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today, Museo Jumex, Mexico City, MX (Guggenheim touring)
Do it, curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Kunsthal Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Adventures of the Black Square, Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK
Display Show, curated by Celine Condorelli, Eastside Projects, Birmingham, UK, touring to Stroom den Haag, The Hague, The Netherlands
Beauty Codes, Fondazione Giuliani, Rome, Italy
Repetition and Difference, The Jewish Museum, New York, NY, USA
2014
Histories II: Works from the Serralves Collection, Museo Serralves, Porto, Portugal
We Are What We Hide, Institute of Contemporary Art, Maine College of Art, Maine, ME, USA
The Reluctant Narrator, Berardo Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Lisbon, Portugal
Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY, USA
Call me on Sunday, Krinzinger Projekte, Vienna, Austria
Game Changer, Apt. 81, Jardim Paulistano, Sao Paulo, Brasil
BEYOND THE PROCESS - Werke aus der SAMMLUNG LENIKUS im Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
2013
Audible Forces, Curated by Diana Campbell Betancourt, F-320, New Delhi, India
Ground control to Major Tom, Cookie Butcher, Antwerp, Belgium
Pablo Bronstein / Amalia Pica, Ignacio Liprandi Arte Contemporaneo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Quiet, Temple Contemporary, Philadelphia, PA, USA
We are what we hide, Institute of Contemporary Art, Maine College of Art, ME, USA
Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO, USA
P&Co., Thomas Duncan Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Version Control, Arnolfini, Bristol, UK
Group exhibition Gallery Niklas Belenius, Biologiska Museet Stockholm, Sweden
Ruins in Reverse, Museo de Arte de Lima, Peru
Emmy Moore's Journal, Salts, Basel, Switzerland
The Future Generation Art Prize@Venice 2013, Palazzo Contarini Polignac, Venice, Italy
Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO, USA
P&Co., Thomas Duncan Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Silence, Berkley Art Museum, University of California, CA, USA
When Attitudes Became Form Became Attitudes, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, MI, USA
Version Control, Arnolfini, Bristol, UK
Ruins in Reverse, Tate Modern, London, UK; Museo de Arte de Lima, Peru
2012
Block, Pillar, Slab, Beam, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO, USA
Coded Transmission, galerie schleicher+lange, Berlin, Germany
Common Ground, Public Art Fund, New York, NY, USA
Idea is the Object, D'Amelio, New York, NY, USA
Material Information, Nordenfjeldske Kunstindustriemuseum, Trondheim, NO; HKS, Bergen, Norway
Nathaniel Mellors, Amalia Pica, Pilvi Takala, Galerie Diana Stigter, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
New Works, Herald St, London, UK
Ritual without Myth, Royal College of Art, London, UK (cat)
Au Loin, une ile!, Foundatioin Ricard, Paris, France (cat)
Silence, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, USA
21 Artists Shortlisted for the Future Generation Art Prize 2012, PinchukArtCentre, Kiev, Ukraine
Idea is the Object, D'Amelio Gallery, New York, NY, USA
Common Ground, Public Art Fund, New York, NY, USA
Silence, Menil Collection, Houston, TX, USA
Au Loin, une ile!, Foundatioin Ricard, Paris and the FRAC Bordeaux, France
On Apology, CCA Wattis, San Francisco, CA, USA
The Ungovernables, Generational Triennial, New Museum, New York, NY, USA
When Attitudes Became Form Become Attitudes, CCA Wattis, San Francisco, CA, USA
2011
Priority Moments, Herald St, London, UK
Distant Star, kurimanzutto, Mexico City, Mexico
Incheon Women Artists' Biennale, South Korea
ILLUMInations, curated by Bice Curiger, 54th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
Recipients CIFO award, Cisneros Fontanals Foundation, Miami, FL, USA
Unresolved circumstances: video art from Latin America, The Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA, USA
Weltraum/Space, About a Dream, Kunstahalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
Testing Ground, Zabludowicz Collection London, London, UK
NEXT SEASON, Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA
2010
With Words Like Smoke, Chelsea Space, London, UK
Aichi Triennale 2010, Aichi Arts Center, Nagoya City Art Museum, Japan
To the highest Mountain, Gallery Christina Wilson, Copenhagen, Denmark
With words likes smoke, Chelsea Project Space, London, UK
Buen viaje, Hayward Gallery, London, UK
Hey, We're Closed!, Hayward Gallery, London, UK
2009
Every version belongs to the myth, Project Arts Center, Dublin, Ireland
Pete and repeat, Zabludowicz Collection project space, London, UK
Manifestacion, CEIA, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Deceitful moon, Hayward Gallery project space, London, UK
Amalia Pica & Felix Gmelin , Vilma Gold Gallery, London, UK
Liste Art Fair with Gallery Diana Stigter, Basel, Switzerland
Art Rotterdam Fair with Gallery Diana Stigter, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Street of Sculptures, Open Source, Public Realm, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
2008
Word Event, Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Nothing of North, Alexandra Saheb Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Robinson Crusoe, Centro Cultural Montehermoso, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
Certamen, Explum, Puerto Lumbreras, Murcia, Spain
Fiac Art Fair with Gallery Diana Stigter, Paris, France
2007
Drawing typologies, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Border Jam, Museo Municipal Juan Manuel Blanes, Montevideo, Uruguay
I know the world 2, Spawasser Hq, Berlin, Germany
100 x winter, Museum De Paviljoens, Almere, The Netherlands
2006
We all laughed at Christopher Columbus, Platform Garanti, Istanbul, Turkey Stedeligjk Museum Beaureau, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
RESIDENCIES
2010
Residency at Markus Lennikus, Baeurmarkt 9, Vienna, Austria
2009
CEIA, Performance workshop, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
2007
BijlmAIR, Centrum Beeldende Kunst Zuidoost (CBK Zuidoost) and Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam (SMBA), The Netherlands
2004
Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten/Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, The Netherlands
2002
TRAMA Artists cooperation and confrontation program, workshop on artistic cooperation and contexts of creation, San Miguel de Tucuman, Argentina
FELLOWSHIPS AND RESIDENCIES
2017
Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder, USA
2012
Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, USA
2011
Uqbar Foundation at Casa Vecina, Mexico City, Mexico
2010
Residency at Markus Lennikus, Baeurmarkt 9, Vienna, Austria
2009
CEIA, Performance workshop, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
2007
BijlmAIR; Centrum Beeldende Kunst Zuidoost; Stedelijk Museum Bureau, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2005
Ministry of Foreign Affairs The Netherlands
2004
Bursaries for Artists programme Fundacion Antorchas, Argentina
UNESCO-Aschberg
2002
TRAMA Artists cooperation and confrontation program, San Miguel de Tucuman, Argentina