Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons

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“Hommage to Morandi”
Dated 2012-13
24 x 20 Inches

Artist Bio:

María Magdalena Campos-Pons was born in 1959 in the Matanzas province of Cuba. She was trained at the Escuela Nacional de Arte and the Instituto Superior de Arte in Havana, and she did post graduate studies at Massachusetts College of Art. Campos-Pons was the recipient of the Harvard Fellowship in 1993/94. Campos-Pons’ work was shown at numerous solo and group exhibitions in institutions such as the Indianapolis Museum of Art, IN; Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville, TN; Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach, FL; MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA; National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Canada; Sackler Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA; Newark Museum, Newark, NJ; TATE Liverpool, Liverpool, England; P.S.1 MoMA, Long Island City; MoMA New York, and Museum Boijmans van Beunigen in Rotterdam, among others. The artist was also featured in the exhibition Authentic/Ex-centric: Africa in and Out of Africa as a part of the 49th Venice Biennial (2001), and exhibited in Cuban Pavilion at the 55th Venice Biennial (2013). Campos-Pons has been the subject of numerous reviews and art publications. Her work is also included in several public collections, including the Museum of Modern Art in New York, The Art Institute of Chicago, the MFA Boston, De Cordova Museum, the Ludwig Forum for International Art in Germany, the Center for the Development of Visual Arts in Havana, Cuba, and The Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK.