Born in 1980


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Born in 1980 in Mexico City
Lives and works in Mexico City


Master of Fine Arts, The Slade School of Fine Art, London

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, USA

solo shows

"Pia Camil: A Pot for a Latch", New Museum, New York, USA

The little dog laughed, Blum and Poe, Los Angeles, USA
Entrecortinas: abre, jala, corre, Galería OMR, Mexico City, Mexico

Espectacular Telón, Sultana Gallery, Paris, France
Cuadrado Negro, part of the program Mutatis Mutandis in Artium, Basque museum-center of contemporary art, Vitoria, Spain

Lost In You (A Performance That Never Happened), open studio performance, Mexico City, Mexico

El Resplandor, El 52 Gallery (project space and residence program ran by OMR Gallery), Mexico City, Mexico

“Pensando en Ti (Thinking of You)”, site specific intervention, Mexico City, Mexico

Temporary gallery space, Mexico City, Mexico 

group shows

United States of Latin America, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, Curated by Pablo Leon de la Barra & Jens Hoffmann.
Pia Camil, Pablo Helguera, Pedro Reyes, Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, Middlesbrough, England.
Pangaea II: New Art from Africa and Latin America, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK 
Falso Movimiento, Luciana Caravello, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Ir para volver, Bienal de Cuenca, Ecuador
Arroz Sem Sal, Silvia Cintra Gallery, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Curated by Kiki Mazzucchelli

Draft Urbanism, Biennial of the Americas, Denver, Colorado, USA
No A Trio A, "En casa" project at La Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain
Horizontal, La Central gallery, Bogota, Colombia

Popo de Paris, Sultana Gallery, Paris, France
Arteba, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Solo Projects Art-Rio, International Contemporary Art Fair of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
El Grito, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León (MUSAC), Spain
Zona Maco Sur, Mexico City, Mexico
Mañana, Proyectos Ultravioleta, curated by Beatriz Lopez, Guatemala

El Resplandor performance, Miami Art Basel, Creative Time and Tamayo Museum Mexico City programming for Ocean Front.
Sin techo está pelón, Universidad de Guanajuato, Mexico
Draw, Museo de la Ciudad de México, An exhibition curated by Erik Foss, Curse Mackey and Miguel Calderón, Mexico City, Mexico
El Resplandor, Museo Experimental Eco, Mexico City, Mexico
MACO, Contemporary Art Fair, Mexico City, Mexico

Artbo, La Central, Colombia
“There are false problems...”, Proyectos Monclova, Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico 
“Resplandor”, El 52 Gallery Space, Mexico City, Mexico
“[sic]”, OMR Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico
“Names and Places”, Firstdraft Gallery, Sydney, Australia
“This is not an invitation, it’s a presentation”, curated by Pia Camil in collaboration with Stefan Brüggemann, El 52 Gallery Space, Mexico City, Mexico

“Illumination”, an Interval project, Manchester, UK
“Lanzarote”, Keith Talent Gallery, London, UK
Post Graduate Degree Show, Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK
Woburn Studios, Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK 
“Croyances Quotidiennes”, Palais Université Robert Schuman, Strasbourg, France
Kate Moss Drawings, Galería de Arte Mexicano, in collaboration with artist Stefan Brüggemann, Mexico City, Mexico
“Taenu”, TactileBOSCH Gallery, Cardiff, Wales, UK

Interim Show, Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK 
“Eventos Sociales”, Galería de Arte Mexicano, Mexico City, Mexico
“Trace: Recent Works From Slade Post-Graduates”, The Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK 
“Turtle”, Woburn Studios, The Slade School of Fine Art, London, UK 

Fire and Ice, drawing study, Nina Menocal Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico
MACO Art Fair, Nina Menocal Gallery Stand, Mexico City, Mexico 
“Cinco: A Multi-Media Exhibition From Five Contemporary Mexican Artists”, Black Book Magazine, New York City, Mexico

“To Challenge Death by Holding Your Breath Underwater”, Proyectos Monclova Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico
“Morir de Amor”, MUCA Unam (National Autonomous University Museum of Contemporary Art), Mexico City, Mexico

“El Sueño de la Razón”, Collaborative drawing with Andrea Crews for Localismos, Mexico City, Mexico
“San Valentín Señorial”, audio installation, Hotel Señorial, Mexico City, Mexico

Painting show, Woods Gerry Gallery, Providence, USA

“YIA (Young International Artists)”, Centro Culturale Rialto Santo Ambrogio, Rome, Italy
Winter and Spring Exhibitions, Palazzo Cenci, Rome, Italy


Nominated for The Paul Hamlyn Award, London, UK 

European Honours Program, Palazzo Cenci, Rome, Italy

Catalogue publications

Sin techo esta pelon, Coleccion Jumex exhibition catalogue, 2010.
Creencias Cotidianas, Exhibition catalogue, 2008.
Morir de Amor, Exhibition catalogue, 2005.