Amalia Pica

Amalia Pica (1978)

Lives in Londen. Works in Londen.

Galerie Stigter van Doesburg
Amsterdam - Nederland
TateShots: Amalia Pica – 'Can Joy Be a Form of Resistance?' Argentinian artist Amalia Pica uses everyday objects to explore how joy and happiness can be a form of resistance.
Amalia Pica about her exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago in 2013
For her exhibition "Ears to speak of" at The Power Plant (Toronto) in 2017, Amalia Pica developed a new work, Ears (2017), continuing her engagement with the failures and impossibilities of communication and obsolete technologies.

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Solo 2016 Kunstverein Freiburg, Freiburg, DE 2016 El Nuevo Museo de Arts Contemporaneo, Cludad de Guatemala, GT 2016 Mark Foxx, Los Angeles, US (forthcoming) 2014 Switchboard, MOSTYN, Llandudno, Wales, UK. 2014 One Thing After Another, Stigter Van Doesburg, Amsterdam, NL. 2014 One Thing After Another, La Criée, Rennes, FR. 2014 A ∩ B ∩ C (Line), Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven, NL. 2013 Museo Tamayo, Mexico City, MX 2013 Herald ST, London, UK 2013 Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, USA. 2013 Galerie Johann Konig, Berlin, DE 2013 Museo Nacional De Bellas Artes, Neuquen, AR 2013 Kunsthalle Lissabon, Lisbon, PT 2013 MIT List Visual Arts Centre, Cambridge, MA, USA. 2012 Amalia Pica, Basis, Frankfurt, DL. 2012 Art Basel Statements, Galerie Diana Stigter 2012 Amalia Pica, Modern Art Oxford, Oxford, UK. 2012 Amalia Pica, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK. 2012 Amalia Pica and Karsten Födinger, Kunst Halle Sankt Gallen, CH 2011 ‘I am Tower of Hamlets, as I am in Towers of Hamlets, just like a lot of other people are’, Chisenhale Gallery, London, UK. 2011 ‘Endymion’s Journey’, Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles, USA. 2011 ‘Umma Projects’, University of Michigan Museum of Art, USA. 2011 Skor Inkijk, Amsterdam, NL. 2010 ‘Alongside' (with Leonor Antunes), Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles, USA. 2010 ‘babble, blabber, chatter, gibber, jabber, patter, prattle, rattle, yammer, yada yada yada', Malmo Konsthall, SE. 2010 ‘babble, blabber, chatter, gibber, jabber, patter, prattle, rattle, yammer, yada yada yada', Galerie Diana Stigter, Amsterdam, NL. 2010 ‘Alon Levin presents Arte Shows: Amalia Pica’, Klemms, Berlin, DE. 2009 'Some of that colour', Onomatopee, Eindhoven, NL. 2009 'On Education', Project Space Galerie Christina Wilson, Copenhagen, DK. 2008 ‘Sorry for the metaphor’, Artis, Den Bosch, NL. 2007 ’Grayscale’, BijlmAIR, Amsterdam, NL. 2006 ‘Si no estas tu’, PlayStation of Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam, NL. 2003 ‘Final Insomne’, INTER / medio, Cordoba, AR. 2002 ‘Colectivo-Colectiva’ in collaboration with Martin Cordiano, Lorraine Green y Tomas Espina, Arguibel Art Gallery, Buenos Aires, AR. Group 2015 Un Nouveau festival / Expanding the Field of Play, Centre Pompidou, Paris, FR 2015 Asamble, performance on Plaza de los dos Congresos, BP.15 Performance Biennale, Buenos Aires, AR 2015 Epur Si Mouve: Art and Technology, a Shared Sphere, MUDAM Luxembourg, LU 2015 San Juan Poly/Graphic Triennial, Intituto de Cultura Puertorriquena, San Juan, PR 2015 Pipe Dream, WUK / Kunsthalle Exnergasse, Vienna, AT. 2015 Under the Same Sun: Art from Latin America Today, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York 2015 Do it, curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist, Kunsthal Rotterdam, Rotterdam, NL 2015 Adventures of the Black Square, Whitechapel Gallery, London, GB 2015 Display Show, curated by Celine Condorelli, Eastside Projects, Birmingham, GB, touring to Stroom den Haag, NL 2015 Vienna Biennale, MAK – Osterreichisches Museum fur angewandte Kunst / Gegenwartkunst, Vienna, AT 2015 Frieze Projects 2015: Tribute to Flux-Labyrinth (1976/2015), Frieze, New York, US 2015 Beauty Codes, Fondazione Giuliani, Rome, IT 2015 Repetition and Difference, The Jewish Museum, New York, US 2014 BEYON THE PROCESS – Werke aus der SAMMLUNG LENIKUS im Kunstraum Innsbruck, Kunstraum Innsbruck, AT 2014 From Speaker to Receiver - Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA 2014 Histories: Works From The Serralves Collection - Museu Serralves - Museu de Arte Contemporânea, Porto 2014 do it Moscow - Garage Center for Contemporary Culture - GCCC, Moscow, RU 2014 Call me on Sunday - Krinzinger Projekte, Vienna, AT 2013 When Attitude Became form Became Attitudes,CCA Wattis, San Francisco, US 2013 When Attitude Became form Became Attitudes, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, US 2013 Ruins in Reverse, Tate Modern project Space, London, GB 2013 Ruins in Reverse, Museo De Arte De Lima, PE 2012 Silence, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, CA, US 2012 Material Information, Permanenten Vestlandske Kunstindustrimuseum, Bergen, NO 2012 New Works, Herald Street, London UK 2012 Silence, The Menil Collection, Houston, TX, US 2012 Common Ground, Public Art Fund, New York, US 2012 Ritual without Myth, Royal College of Art, London, GB 2012 On Geometry and Speculation, Marrakech Biennale, MA 2012 The Ungovernables, The New Museum, New York, US 2012 ‘Au loin, une ile!’, Fondation Ricard, Paris, FR 2011 ’Au loin, une ile!’, FRAC Bordeaux, FR 2011 ‘Coup d’eclat’, Fort du Bruissin, Francheville, FR 2011 ‘Distant Star’, Regen Projects, Los Angeles, US 2011 ‘Estrella Distante’, Kurimanzutto, Mexico City, MX 2011 ‘CIFO Grants and Commissions Program’, Cisneros Fontanais Art Foundation, Miami, US 2011 ’ILLUMInations’, Venice Biennale, Venice, IT 2011 ’Wallpaperism’, Motel Campio, Geneva, CH 2011 ’WELTRAUM/SPACE: ABOUT A DREAM’ Kunsthalle Wien, Aut 2010 ’To the highest mountain’, Galleri Christina Wilson, Copenhagen, DK 2010 'With words like smoke', Chelsea Project Space, London GB 2010 ‘Buen viaje’ for ‘Hey, we are closed’, Hayward Gallery, London, GB 2010 Aichi Triennial 2010, Aichi Prefectural Museum, Nagoya, JP 2010 ’The Chained Lady, the Microscope and the Southern Fish', SoFA Gallery, Christchurch, NZ 2010 Figures don’t lie but liars can figure’ for ‘Serpentine Map Marathon’ (performance in collaboration with Mariana Castillo Debal), Serpentine Gallery, London, GB 2009 'Every version belongs to the myth'’, Project Arts Center, Dublin, IE 2009 'Pete and repeate', 176 Zabludowicz Collection project space, London, GB 2009 'Manifestacion Internacional de performance', CEIA, Belo Horizonte, BR. 2009 'Deceitful moon', Hayward Gallery project space, London, GB 2009 'Amalia Pica & Felix Gmelin', Vilma Gold Gallery, London, GB 2009 ‘Street of Sculptures’, Open Source, Public Realm, Amsterdam, NL. 2008 ‘Word Event’, Kunsthalle Basel, CH 2008 ‘Nothing of North’, curated by Alexandra Saheb Gallery, Berlin, DE 2008 ‘Robinson Crusoe’, Centro Cultural Montehermoso, Vitoria-Gasteiz, ES 2008 ’Certamen Explum’, Puerto Lumbreras, Murcia, ES 2007 ’Drawing typologies’ Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, NL 2007 ’Border Jam’ Museo Municipal Juan Manuel Blanes, Montevideo, UR 2007 ‘I know the world 2’, Spawasser Hq, Berlin, DE 2007 ‘100 x winter’, Museum De Paviljoens, Almere, NL 2006 ‘Lichtjaren. Gouda bij kunstlicht’, SKOR, Gouda (public realm), Gouda, NL 2006 ‘We all laughed at Christopher Columbus’, Platform Garanti, Istanbul, TR 2006 ‘We all laughed at Christopher Columbus’, Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam, Amsterdam, NL 2006 ‘International 2006’, Liverpool Biennial, Liverpool, GB 2006 ‘In order of appearance’, Living Art Museum, Reykjavik, IS 2005 ‘Open Ateliers 2005’, Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam, NL 2005 Utrechtse Voormalige, ‘Poetics of a place’, Utrecht, NL 2004 ‘Open Ateliers 2005’, Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam, NL 2004 ‘Who if not we…? Cordially Invited, episode 3’, BAK, Utrecht, NL