Pia Camil, "Nidos y nudos", Blum and Poe, Los Angeles, USA, July - August 2021

Installation view, Three Works, Moca, Tucson, USA

Pia Camil, Ríe ahora, llora después, 2020, Galerie OMR, Mexico

↑ Pia Camil, Here Comes the Sun performance view at the Guggenheim Museum. © Photos: Enid Alvarez / © Salomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York.

Pia Camil, Exhibition view of Fade into Black, 2019. Courtesy the Queens Museum. Photo by Hai Zhang.

Bara Bara Bara, installation view, Tramway, Glasgow, 2019

Lover’s Rainbow, 2019, Rebar and acrylic paint, Villa Del Valle, Valle de Guadalupe in Baja California, Mexico.

View instalation, Telón de boca, Museo Universitario del Chopo; Mexico City, Mexico, 2018

Pia Camil, ’Split wall’, 2018, installation view at Nottingham Contemporary, Photo-credit: Stuart Whipps

They, 2018 Exhibition view at Galerie Sultana, Paris

«  Bara, Bara, Bara », installation view, Dallas Contemporary, 2017

Divisor Pirata, Nuevo Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Ciudad de Guatemala, 2016

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

Saatchi Gallery London, PANGAEA II: New Art from Africa and Latin America 11 Mar 2015 - 6 Sept 2015

Installation view, Espectacular Telon, 2013, Galerie Sultana


Restons Unis
13 Jun 2020 — 13 Jun 2020


Frieze New York. New York, USA
8 May 2020 — 8 May 2020

Paris Internationale - SUPERSALON. Paris, France
20 Oct 2020 — 20 Oct 2020

Frieze London 2021. London, United Kingdom
13 Oct 2021 — 13 Oct 2021


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.

Select solo exhibitions include: 'Velo Revelo', The Clark Institute (Williamstown, MA, US 2021); 'Fade into black: sit, chill, look, talk, roll, play, listen, give, take, dance, share', Queens Museum (New York, US 2020); 'Rie Ahora, Llora Después', Galeria OMR (Mexico City, MX 2020); 'An Evening with Pia Camil: Here Comes the Sun' (Performance) Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum (New York, US 2019); Bara, Bara, Bara, Tramway Art Space (Glasgow, UK 2019); 'Split Wall', Nottingham Contemporary (Nottingham, UK 2018); 'They', Galerie Sultana (Paris, FR 2018); Bara, Bara, Bara at Dallas Contemporary (2017) ; Home Visit at Museum Ludwig, Cologne (2016) ; 'Slats, Skins & Shopfittings', Blum & Poe (New York, US 2016); 'A Pot for a Latch', New Museum (New York, US 2016).

Recent group exhibitions include: 'unFlagging', Ballroom Marfa (Mexico City, MX 2021); 'Otrxs Mundos', Museo Tamayo (Mexico City, MX 2021); 'Protext! When fabric becomes a manifesto', Centro Pecci Prato (Mexico City, MX 2021); Desert X Biennial, California, US 2019; Art Basel Cities, Buenos Aires, Argentina (2018); LISTE, with Galerie Sultana, Basel, Switzerland (2018); 'Descheas', Instituto de Vision (Bogota, CO 2017); 'Women House', Monnaie de Paris (Paris, FR 2017); 'Performance !', Le Tripostal (Lille, FR 2017).

Camil’s work is in the permanent collection of Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Centre Georges Pompidou, La Colección Jumex, Blanton Museum of Art, and the Kadist collection amongst others.

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Group Show. Centro Pecci. Prato, Italia.
8 Oct 2020 — 8 Oct 2020

Solo Show. Clark Art Institut. Williamstown, USA.
26 Feb 2020 — 26 Feb 2020


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