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Ima Pico

IMA PICÓ
Born in Valencia (Spain)
Lives and works in Manchester.
EDUCATION
Five years Degree in Fine Arts (Painting Speciality). Polytechnic University of Valencia. Spain.1990
RESIDENCIES
2007-2008
Selected for the Artists Access to Art Colleges Scheme, (hosted by Salford University)
Resident artist at the Estonian Artists Association. Tallinn. Estonia.
2006
Art Residency. DAS, Digital Art Studios. Queen Street Studios. Belfast. Northern Ireland.
Artist resident at Queen’s Street Studios. Belfast. Northern Ireland. 2003-2006
2005
Art Residency. Arthouse Tacheles. Berlin. Germany.
Art Residency. Youkobo Art Space. Tokyo. Japan.
2000
Art Residency. The Curfew Tower Cushendall, County Antrim, Northern Ireland.
1993
Quincena de Montesquiu. Art residence. Barcelona. Spain.
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2008
Mapping the Surface. Arsloca. Gandía. Spain.
2005
Sense of Displacement. Engine Room Gallery. Belfast. Northern Ireland.
2004
Seducere. The Queen Street Studios Gallery. Belfast. Northern Ireland.
Seducere. Lae.SFERAZUL. Gallery. Valencia. Spain.
1995
Fragilidad. Lae.SFERAZUL. Gallery. Valencia. Spain.
Domésticos. Casa de la Cultura de Mislata. Valencia. Spain.
1994
Dibujos y esculturas. Institut de la Dona. Valencia. Spain.
Esta misma parte. Purgatori Gallery. Valencia. Spain.
1992
Un orden distinto. Teatro Crossing Proyect. Valencia. Spain.
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2008
The immaterial body. Huuto Gallery. Helsinki. Finland.
2007
The Family. Spanish-Finnish artists’ exchange. Maa Tila Gallery. Helsinky. Finland.
The Family. Spanish-Finnish artists’ exchange. Nunes gallery and Art and Design gallery. Helsinky. Finland.
Prosperos’ Library, Moscow Open Book Fair. Central House of Artists, Moscow, Russia.
The Family. Spanish-Finnish artists’ exchange. La Sala Naranja. Valencia. Spain.
Things we might have missed. Golden Thread Gallery. Belfast. Northern Ireland.
2006
Desafíos. Kanazawa Citizen’s Art Centre. Kanazawa. Japan.
Intersections: Japan-Northern Ireland artists’ exchange. Youkobo Art Space. Tokyo. Japan.
From Belfast with love. Dunedin Fringe Festival. New Zealand.
Through our eyes: Belfast/New York Exchange. The Painting Centre. New York. USA.
Art in Evolution. Espacio Carmen. Valencia. Spain.
Digital Art Studio Showreel. Queen Street Studios. Belfast. Northern Ireland.
Art Wave Exhibition. Belfast City Hall. Northen Ireland.
2005
Plot.art.europa. Museo Laboratorio di Arte Contemporanea, Roma. Italy.
Plot.art.europa. Castello. Centro Internazionale per l’Arte Contemporanea. Genazzano, Italy.
Observatori.6th Festival of Atistic Investigation. Cuidad Artes y Ciencias. Valencia. Spain.
Plot.art.europa. Blanca Soto Gallery. Madrid. Spain.
Summer Exhibition. Engine Room Gallery. Belfast. Northern Ireland.
Complementos y Artificios. Club Playboy Valencia. Spain.
No topless bathing. 20 Northern Ireland based artists. La Sala Naranja Gallery. Valencia. Spain.
Obra reciente. La Sala Naranja Gallery. Valencia. Spain.
Post-Patético. La Sala Naranja Gallery. Valencia. Spain.
2004
Telégrafo. Four Northern Ireland based artists at Formiguer Gallery. Castellón. Spain.
Colonización: a Northern Irish-Mexican artist Exchange. Fábrica de Imágenes, Morelia. Mexico.
Things we did and didn’t do: a Northern Irish and Mexican artist Exchange. Arttank Gallery and Queen Street Studios Gallery. Belfast. Northern Ireland.
Artists Group Exhibition. Engine Room Gallery. Belfast. Northern Ireland.
Diez años, diez. Lae.SFERAZUL. Sala Parpalló. Valencia. Spain.
The Figure and the Face. Orleans House Gallery. Twickenham. UK.
The Art of Love. Arndean Gallery. London. UK.
2003
Labyrinth of Light. Zone Zero 10th anniversary. Centro Nacional de las Artes. Mexico D.F.
Objectified. The Queen Street Studios Gallery. Belfast. Northern Ireland.
Séisear Ban (Six Women). An Gailearí. Ceardlann na gCroisbhealach. Fál Carrach.Donegal. Ireland.
Traditions: The Blessing and The Curse. Woman Made Gallery. Chicago. 2003
Digitalis 2, The Spiritual in Digital Art. Evergreen Cultural Centre. British Columbia. Canada.
2002
Pixxelpoint. International Computer Art Festival. Nova Gorica, Slovenia.
Artistas Esfera. Palacio de Echeveste. Valencia. Spain.
1999
Partida de Damas. San Pio V, Museo de Bellas Artes.(Catalogue). Valencia. Spain.
Nos Mudamos. Lae.sferazul Gallery. Valencia. Spain.
Lengua de Trapo. Catalyst Arts, Belfast. Northern Ireland.
1998
La Ortopedia o el Arte del Simulacro. Contemporánea. Art Centre. Granada. Spain.
1997
Muestra de Artistas Independientes de La Red-Arte. Squathern Exposure. San Francisco.
Annual members show. Catalyst Arts. Belfast. Northern Ireland.
Sociedad de Artistas Purgatori. Escuela Nacional de Artes Plásticas. México D.F. (Catalogue).
Sociedad de Artistas Purgatori. Escuela Nacional de Artes Plásticas. Xoximilco. México.
Sociedad de Artistas Purgatori. Museo de Arte Contemporáneo. Ibiza. Spain.
IV Mostra d’Art Erótic. (Festival Internacional de Cine Erótico) Barcelona. Spain.
Cinco y dos. Lae.SFERAZUL. Gallery. Valencia. Spain.
Purgatori en Porras. Casa de Porras. Granada. Spain.
Finlandia Señala a Valencia. J. Municipal “Ciutat Vella”. Valencia.Spain. (Catalogue).
1996
Carpeta de serigrafías. Purgatori. Valencia. Spain.
En cinco minutos. Sala FE.VE.SA. La Voz de mi Madre. Salamanca. Spain.
Purgatori señala Finlandia. Poriginal Gallery Tadeimuseo. Pori. Finland. (Catalogue).
Purgarte. Colectivo Purgatori. Centro Cultural. Mislata. Valencia. Spain.(Catalogue).
1995
3 años, 20 artistas y un libro. Purgatori Gallery. Valencia. Spain. (Book-object).
Mostra de Arte Contemporáneo. Por Amor al Arte, Gallery. Porto. Portugal. (Catalogue).
1994
Sentimientos inconexos. Caja de Ahorros. Onteniente. Valencia. Spain.
1993
G. Alonso, S. Torres, I. Picó. Sala Edgar Neville. Alfafar. Valencia. Spain. (Catalogue).
1988
Group Exhibition. Sala de exposiciones La Nova. Alacuás. Valencia. Spain.
TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2000
En el Umbral. Collaboration project with Ruth Jones. Lae.SFERAZUL. (Catalogue). Valencia. Spain.
1997
Galería de Muñecas. Dirección General de la Mujer. Castellón. Spain.
1994
El ojo ajeno. Sala de Exposiciones del Ayuntamiento. Alicante. Spain. (Catalogue).
1993
Dos ideas distintas por diferentes miradas. J. Municipal “Ciutat Vella”. Valencia. Spain.