Pablo Carpio

Madrid, Spain, 1979

About

Pablo Carpio currently lives and works in Madrid. He has lived for years in New York, where he developed part of his career, and in other cities such as Berlin, Buenos Aires and Mexico City. His work explores the material possibilities of painting, to develop a language in abstract terms, that aims to take the physicality of the medium towards the questioning of its own limits. Within a process-based practice, guided by an expansive use of gestural marks, Carpio develops a formal exploration, in
a field of action, in which the boundaries between the two and three dimensions are blurred. Suggesting an indirect conversation with sculpture. The result is a non-representational body of work that pushes the conventional notions of painting into new territories.

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SOLO EXHIBITIONS
Piedra con Piedra. Galería Cerquone, Madrid, Spain (2022)
Silencios sedimentados, Galería Mirat Projects, Madrid, Spain (2018)
Petit Palace Savoy Alfonso XII, Hybrid Art Festival, Madrid, Spain (2016)
2 Medios, Galería Mirat & Co, Madrid, Spain (2016)
Movimientos, Espacio Naranjo, Madrid, Spain (2011)

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Maza#3, Maza.Art, Madrid, Spain (2022)
Palau de Casavells. Galería Alzueta, Girona, Spain (2022)
Maza#1, Maza.Art, Madrid, Spain (2022)
36ª edición del Premio BMW de Pintura, Exposición colectiva, Online (2021)
Paul Smith Store & Gallery, London, UK (2021)
Deji Art Museum, Exposición colectiva inaugural, Nanjing, China (2021)
Galería Jorge Alcolea, Abstraciones, concebir la forma, Barcelona, Spain (2021)
Galería Cerquone, Fresco, Caracas, Venezuela (2021)
Art Matters 2, Galerie Biesenbach,  Online (2020)
Galería Bea Villamarín, Gijón, Asturias, Spain (2020)
Cerquone, Sweet Space Museum, Madrid, Spain (2020)
#busyARThome, Programa Taide (2020)
Percatarse de una cosa no es conocerla, Espacio Vista, Madrid, Spain (2020)
Deep Blue See, Ground Floor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, USA (2020)
Gabinete, Galería Cerquone Projects, Madrid, Spain (2019)
Pretenso, Galería Cerquone Projects, Madrid, Spain (2019)
80º Exposición internacional de artes plásticas de Valdepeñas, Ciudad Real, Spain (2019)
Should I stay or should I go, Barbecho, Ars COCO, Madrid, Spain (2018)
Abierto al público, Espacio Vista, Madrid, Spain (2018)
Art Fair Málaga, Mirat Projects, Malaga, Spain (2017)
JustMad, Mirat Projects, Madrid, Spain (2017)
Constructing Painting, Pablo Carpio – Denise Treizman, Espacio Vista, Ars COCO, Hybrid Art Festival, Madrid, Spain (2017)
Salón abierto de pintura, Ladrón Galería, Ciudad de México, Mexico (2016)
Borderless: In Perspective, Lite-Haus Galerie, Berlin, Germany (2016)
On Site on 16 Cities, Babette Space, Berlin, Germany (2016)
Cross-Cultural Dialogue: Sino-American Artists Exhibition, China Central Academy of Fine Arts, Javis Center, Nueva York, USA (2016)
On Site in 16 Cities, Berlin Collective, Nueva York, USA (2015)
Direction, Concepto Hudson Gallery, Hudson, Nueva York, USA (2015)
You’ve got mail, Ground Floor Gallery, Nueva York, USA (2015)
Face to Place, Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation, Nueva York, USA (2015)
Face to Place, New York Foundation for the Arts, Nueva York, USA (2015)
Areatec 3a Bienal de Artes Visuales, Buenos Aires, Argentina (2014)
Feel Life, Waterfall Mansion & Gallery. Summer Arts Festival 2014, Nueva York, USA (2014)
Seeking Space, The Active Space Gallery, Nueva York, USA (2014)
Square, Spacewomb Gallery, Nueva York, USA (2014)
2013 Pangea. New York Foundation for the Arts, Dumbo Art Festival, Nueva York, USA (2014)
Local Project Mural 2013, Two-Person Exhibition, Local Project Gallery, Nueva York, USA (2013)
Entropía, Espacio Naranjo, Madrid, Spain (2012)
Group show, Loft594 Gallery, Nueva York, USA (2012)
I Love Music, Montana Gallery, Barcelona, Spain (2018)
Love and Hate, Aerosol Warfare Gallery, Houston, USA (2006 )
Weapons Inspection II, Aerosol Warfare Gallery, Houston, USA (2006 )
Weapons Inspection, McCaig-Welles Gallery, Nueva York, USA (2005)
Destino Clandestino, Madrid, Spain (2003)

ART FAIRS
ESTAMPA, Madrid, Spain
ARTMADRID, Madrid, Spain
ART FAIR MÁLAGA, Málaga, Spain
JUST MAD, Madrid, Spain
AFFORDABLE ART FAIR, New York, USA
SELECT ART FAIR, New York, USA

TEXTS
PAC (Plataforma de Arte Contemporáneo) (2022)
Chicha Proyectos (2022)
Heroes of Tomorrow Magazine. (2022)
Desatados, Radio3, RTVE(2020)
Masdearte, Sección Fichados, Publicación online (2020)
Silencios sedimentados, Mirat Projects Gallery, Jade de Cock de Rameyen (2018)
Siglo XXI de Radio 3, RTVE. Contenedores de arte, Interview. Minute 38 to 42’5. (2018)
Picnic Magazine, Entrevista (2016)
Art Discover (2016)
Artslant, Under the Radar (2016)
Descubrir el Arte, Nº191 (2015)
Bric Arts Media Short List, Curated By Erin Gleason (2014)
Fronterad Magazine, Pablo Carpio: La vida de un artista en Nueva York, Jonathan Goodman (2013)
La Crítica NYC, Pablo Carpio: Artista en la encrucijada, Eduardo Lago (2013)

AWARDS
BMW painted award, shortlisted (2021)
Art Matters 2. Galerie Biesenbach. Honorific Mention (2020)
80 Exposición Internacional de Artes Plásticas de Valdepeñas, Ciudad Real, shortlisted (2019)
ArtSlant 1st 2017 Showcase competition, Showcase Juried Winner (2017)
Brooklyn Art Space Residency, shortlisted, Nueva York, USA (2015)
ArtSlant 2nd 2014 Showcase competition, Showcase Juried Winner (2014)
Areatec 3a Bienal de Artes Visuales, Buenos Aires, Argentina, shortlisted (2014)
The New York Foundation for The Arts, IAP program, Nueva York, USA (2013)

COLLECTIONS
NYFA (New York Foundation for the arts), New York, USA
Areatec, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Zuger Partners Collection. Switzerland
Deji Art Museum, Nanjin, China
Private collections: EE.UU, México, España, Francia, Alemania, Inglaterra, Suiza, Venezuela, China.

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