↑ «  Bara, Bara, Bara », installation view, Dallas Contemporary, 2017
↑ «  Bara, Bara, Bara », installation view, Dallas Contemporary, 2017
↑ «  Bara, Bara, Bara », installation view, Dallas Contemporary, 2017
↑ «  Bara, Bara, Bara », installation view, Dallas Contemporary, 2017
↑ «  Bara, Bara, Bara », installation view, Dallas Contemporary, 2017
↑ «  Bara, Bara, Bara », installation view, Dallas Contemporary, 2017
↑ «  Bara, Bara, Bara », installation view, Dallas Contemporary, 2017
↑ Divisor Pirata, Nuevo Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Ciudad de Guatemala, 2016
↑ Divisor Pirata, Nuevo Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Ciudad de Guatemala, 2016
↑ Divisor Pirata, Nuevo Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Ciudad de Guatemala, 2016
↑ Gaby's T-Shirt, in "Hausbesuch", Ludwig Museum, Köln, 2016.
↑ Installation view, Paris Internationale, 2016
↑ Installation view, Paris Internationale, 2016
↑ Bust Masks (untitled I,II,III), 2016
↑ Installation Views, "Pia Camil: A Pot for a Latch", 2016. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Maris Hutchinson / EPW Studio
↑ Installation Views, "Pia Camil: A Pot for a Latch", 2016. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Maris Hutchinson / EPW Studio
↑ Installation Views, "Pia Camil: A Pot for a Latch", 2016. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Maris Hutchinson / EPW Studio
↑ Installation Views, "Pia Camil: A Pot for a Latch", 2016. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Maris Hutchinson / EPW Studio
↑ Installation Views, "Pia Camil: A Pot for a Latch", 2016. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Maris Hutchinson / EPW Studio
↑ Installation Views, "Pia Camil: A Pot for a Latch", 2016. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Maris Hutchinson / EPW Studio
↑ Installation Views, "Pia Camil: A Pot for a Latch", 2016. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Maris Hutchinson / EPW Studio
↑ Vue d'exposition "Skins", Contemporary Art Center, Cincinatti, USA, 2015
↑ Ouray interior, MDF Panels, copper accessory, stitched fabric, 240 x 240 cm, 2015.
↑ Vue d'exposition "Skins", Contemporary Art Center, Cincinatti, USA, 2015
↑ Lake city interior, MDF Panels, copper shelf, ceramic bust, 209.6 x 240 cm, 2015.
↑ Vue d'exposition "Skins", Contemporary Art Center, Cincinatti, USA, 2015
↑ Valparaiso green cloak, Stitched Fabric, 225.8 x 195.6 cm, 2015.
↑ Ophir interior, MDF Panels, copper shelf, ceramic bust, stitched fabric, 240 x 210.2 cm, 2015.
↑ Bust mask iron ore, Enameled ceramic, 40 x 40 cm, 2015.
↑ Bust mask brass, Enameled ceramic, 40 x 40 cm, 2015.
↑ Bust mask copper, Enameled ceramic, 40 x 40 cm, 2015.
↑ Bust mask copper oxide, Enameled ceramic, 40 x 40 cm, 2015.
↑ Bust mask oxide, Enameled ceramic, 40 x 40 cm, 2015.
↑ wearing/watching, Frieze Projects, Frieze New York, May 2015
↑ Saatchi Gallery London, PANGAEA II: New Art from Africa and Latin America 11 Mar 2015 - 6 Sept 2015
↑ Saatchi Gallery London, PANGAEA II: New Art from Africa and Latin America 11 Mar 2015 - 6 Sept 2015
↑ Saatchi Gallery London, PANGAEA II: New Art from Africa and Latin America 11 Mar 2015 - 6 Sept 2015
↑ Saatchi Gallery London, PANGAEA II: New Art from Africa and Latin America 11 Mar 2015 - 6 Sept 2015
↑ Fragmento 5, 2014, Low temperature ceramic with enamel, 64.8 x 20 x 14.6 cm
↑ Fragmento 5, 2014, Low temperature ceramic with enamel, 64.8 x 20 x 14.6 cm
↑ Fragmento 5, 2014, Low temperature ceramic with enamel, 64.8 x 20 x 14.6 cm
↑ Fragmento 6 I and 6 II, 2014, Low temperature ceramic with enamel, 40 x 25.4 x 14 cm (each)
↑ Fragmento 6 I and 6 II, 2014, Low temperature ceramic with enamel, 40 x 25.4 x 14 cm (each)
↑ Fragmento 8, 2014, Low temperature ceramic with enamel, 95.3 x 40 x 15.9 cm
↑ Fragmento 8, 2014, Low temperature ceramic with enamel, 95.3 x 40 x 15.9 cm
↑ Fragmento 8, 2014, Low temperature ceramic with enamel, 95.3 x 40 x 15.9 cm
↑ Fragmento L, 2014, Low temperature ceramic with enamel, 58.4 x 39.4 x 14 cm
↑ Fragmento L, 2014, Low temperature ceramic with enamel, 58.4 x 39.4 x 14 cm
↑ Fragmento L, 2014, Low temperature ceramic with enamel, 58.4 x 39.4 x 14 cm
↑ Fragmento 0, 2014, Low temperature ceramic with enamel, 70.2 x 24.8 x 14 cm
↑ Fragmento 0, 2014, Low temperature ceramic with enamel, 70.2 x 24.8 x 14 cm
↑ Fragmento 4 I, 2014, Low temperature ceramic with enamel, 83.5 x 30.5 x 20.3 cm
↑ Fragmento 4 I, 2014, Low temperature ceramic with enamel, 83.5 x 30.5 x 20.3 cm
↑ Fragmento 4 II, 2014, Low temperature ceramic with enamel, 76.2 x 33.7 x 13.3 cm
↑ Fragmento 4 II, 2014, Low temperature ceramic with enamel, 76.2 x 33.7 x 13.3 cm
↑ Fragmento 4 II, 2014, Low temperature ceramic with enamel, 76.2 x 33.7 x 13.3 cm
↑ Installation view, Espectacular Telon, 2013, Galerie Sultana
↑ Installation view, Espectacular Telon, 2013, Galerie Sultana
↑ Installation view, Espectacular Telon, 2013, Galerie Sultana
↑ Installation view, Espectacular Telon, 2013, Galerie Sultana
↑ Espectacular Telon I, 2013, Hand dyed and stitched canvas, 265 X 540 cm
↑ Espectacular Telon II, 2013, Hand dyed and stitched canvas, 265 X 540 cm
↑ Espectacular Telon III, 2013, Hand dyed and stitched canvas, 265 X 540 cm
↑ Espectacular Telon III (detail), 2013, Hand dyed and stitched canvas, 265 X 540 cm
↑ Espectacular Telon IV, 2013, Hand dyed and stitched canvas, 265 X 540 cm
↑ Espectacular Telon V, 2013, Hand dyed and stitched canvas, 265 X 540 cm
↑ Espectacular Telon V (detail), 2013, Hand dyed and stitched canvas, 265 X 540 cm
↑ Espectacular Telon VI, 2013, Hand dyed and stitched canvas, 265 X 540 cm
↑ Espectacular, 2012, Hand dyed and stitched canvas, 400 X 198 cm
↑ Espectacular Amanecer, 2013, Hand dyed and stitched canvas, 180 x 210
↑ Espectacular Atardecer, 2012, Hand dyed and stitched canvas, 180 x 280
↑ Espectacular Violeta, 2012, Hand dyed and stitched canvas, 180 x 210 cm
↑ Espectacular colores, 2012, Stitched canvas, 180 x 280 cm
↑ Images are of the installation at the Basque museum-center of contemporary art, Vitoria, Spain. Metal beams and construction mesh, 8m x 8m x 8m
↑ Images are of the installation at the Basque museum-center of contemporary art, Vitoria, Spain. Metal beams and construction mesh, 8m x 8m x 8m
↑ Rise Into Ruin, 2013, Image of installation, Hand colored photograph
↑ Rise Into Ruin, 2013, Image of installation, Hand colored photograph
↑ Highway Follies paintings, 2011, Resin and mineral powdered pigment, 2m x 1,50m approx.
↑ Highway Follies paintings, 2011, Resin and mineral powdered pigment, 2m x 1,50m approx.
↑ Highway Follies paintings, 2011, Resin and mineral powdered pigment, 2m x 1,50m approx.
↑ Highway Follies paintings, 2011, Resin and mineral powdered pigment, 2m x 1,50m approx.
↑ Highway Follies paintings, 2011, Resin and mineral powdered pigment, 2m x 1,50m approx.
↑ Highway Follies paintings, 2011, Resin and mineral powdered pigment, 2m x 1,50m approx.
↑ Highway Follies paintings, 2011, Resin and mineral powdered pigment, 2m x 1,50m approx.
↑ Highway Follies paintings, 2011, Resin and mineral powdered pigment, 2m x 1,50m approx.
↑ An edition of 4 cloth bound portfolios, Each portfolio contains 9 inkjet prints, 35 cm x 45 cm
↑ An edition of 4 cloth bound portfolios, Each portfolio contains 9 inkjet prints, 35 cm x 45 cm
↑ An edition of 4 cloth bound portfolios, Each portfolio contains 9 inkjet prints, 35 cm x 45 cm
↑ An edition of 4 cloth bound portfolios, Each portfolio contains 9 inkjet prints, 35 cm x 45 cm
↑ An edition of 4 cloth bound portfolios, Each portfolio contains 9 inkjet prints, 35 cm x 45 cm
↑ An edition of 4 cloth bound portfolios, Each portfolio contains 9 inkjet prints, 35 cm x 45 cm
↑ An edition of 4 cloth bound portfolios, Each portfolio contains 9 inkjet prints, 35 cm x 45 cm
↑ Images are stills of video No A Trio A, 2013 Video is part of an installation. Duration 7:31 min
↑ Images are stills of video No A Trio A, 2013 Video is part of an installation. Duration 7:31 min
↑ Images are stills of video No A Trio A, 2013 Video is part of an installation. Duration 7:31 min
↑ Images are stills of video No A Trio A, 2013 Video is part of an installation. Duration 7:31 min
↑ Images are stills of video No A Trio A, 2013 Video is part of an installation. Duration 7:31 min
GALLERY SHOWS:

Popo de Paris
9 Jun 2012 — 28 Jul 2012

Espectacular Telón
19 Oct 2013 — 23 Nov 2013

FAIRS:

Artissima. Torino, Italy
7 Nov 2014 — 9 Nov 2014

Arco. Madrid, Spain
25 Feb 2015 — 1 Mar 2015

Frieze New York. New York, USA
5 May 2016 — 8 May 2016

Paris Internationale. Paris, France
19 Oct 2016 — 23 Oct 2016

Frieze. London, UK
4 Oct 2017 — 8 Oct 2017

BIO:

Pia Camil (b. 1980) lives and works in Mexico City. She has a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design and an MFA from the Slade School of Fine Art, London. Her work has been exhibited internationally, with recent solo-exhibitions including « Bara, Bara, Bara » at Dallas Contemporary (2017), «Home Visit» at Museum Ludwig, Cologne (2016) « Slats, Skins & Shopfittings » at Blum & Poe, New York (2016); "A Pot for a Latch", New Museum, New York (2016); "Skins", Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati (2015); "The Little Dog Laughed", Blum & Poe, Los Angeles (2014); "Espectacular Telón" at Sultana Gallery, Paris (2013); "Cuadrado Negro", Basque Museum Centre for Contemporary Art, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain (2013) and "El Resplandor" at OMR projects, Mexico City (2009). Camil’s work is in the permanent collection of Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, La Colección Jumex, la Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros and the Wattis Museum amongst others.
Camil’s work is usually associated to the mexican urban landscape, the aesthetic language of modernism and its relationship to retail and advertising. Recently she has engaged in public participation as a way to activate the work and engage with the politics of consumerism.

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RELATED NEWS:

Performance. Dallas Contemporary. Dallas, USA.
(dallascontemporary.org)
27 May 2017 — 27 May 2017

Solo Show. Dallas Contemporary. Dallas, USA.
(www.dallascontemporary.org)
8 Apr 2017 — 20 Aug 2017

Solo Show. Nuevo Museo de Arte Contemporáneo. Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala.
(www.elnuevomuseo.org)
14 Dec 2016 — 16 Dec 2016

Group Show. Museum Ludwig. Köln, Germany.
(www.museum-ludwig.de)
5 Nov 2016 — 27 Nov 2016

Solo Show. Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem Museum of Art. Davis, USA.
(www.manettishremmuseum.ucdavis.edu)
2 Nov 2016 — 19 Feb 2017

Solo Show. Blum & Poe. New York, USA.
(www.blumandpoe.com)
7 Jul 2016 — 12 Aug 2016

Solo Show. New Museum. New York, USA.
(www.newmuseum.org)
13 Jan 2016 — 17 Apr 2016

Solo Show. Contemporary Arts Center. Cincinatti, USA.
(www.contemporaryartscenter.org)
1 Nov 2015 — 31 Dec 2015

Group Show. Bienal Do Mercosul. Porto Alegre, Brazil.
(www.fundacaobienal.art.br)
8 Oct 2015 — 22 Nov 2015

Group Show. Moca. Detroit, USA.
(www.mocadetroit.org)
18 Sep 2015 — 3 Jan 2016

Group Show. Les Abattoirs. Toulouse, France.
(www.lesabattoirs.org)
17 Sep 2015 — 17 Jan 2016

Fair. Frieze Projects. New York, USA.
(www.friezenewyork.com)
14 May 2015 — 17 May 2015

Group Show. Saatchi Gallery. London, UK.
(www.saatchigallery.com)
11 Mar 2015 — 6 Sep 2015

PRESS:

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