Javier Piñón is a New York-based collage artist. His work has been shown throughout the United States and Europe, with exhibitions in Spain, Belgium, Denmark, England, New York, Miami, and Boston among others. He is the recipient of the 2008 Bauernmarkt Residency from the Lenikus Collection in Vienna and the New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) fellowship in 2007. His work can be found in the collections of the High Museum of Art, Atlanta; the International Collage Center; and the 21c Museum, Louisville as well as in numerous private collections. Javier is represented by PAVEL ZOUBOK.

EDUCATION

            MAT, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence

              BFA/BA, University of Texas, Austin

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014      Octopussy, Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York

2010      O Babalon, ZieherSmith, New York

2009     The Flight of Icarus, David Castillo Gallery, Miami, FL

              Song of the Siren, Galería Valle Ortí, Valencia, Spain

              Medusa, Flanklin Art Works, Minneapolis, MN

2008     Javier Piñón, Taché-Lévy Gallery, Brussels, Belgium

              Javier Piñón, Branch Gallery, Durham, North Carolina

2007     Don Quixote and other stories, ZieherSmith, New York

2006     Cowboy Up!, ZieherSmith, New York

2004     Sad Songs and Waltzes, ZieherSmith, New York

2003     Hit Me, ZieherSmith, New York

2002     Box Constructions, Schroeder Romero, Brooklyn, New York

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017      Supernature, Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York, NY

2014      The Amusing Style, Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York

2013      Collage: The alchemy of the ordinary, McClain Gallery in conjunction with Pavel Zoubok Gallery, Houston, TX                        Remix:                Selections from the International Collage Center, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY

2012      Remix: Selections from the International Collage Center, The Duam Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia, MO

2011       Remix: Selections from the International Collage Center, Samek Art Gallery, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA

              Rules of Engagement, curated by David Cogins, Allan Nederpelt, Brooklyn

2010      Papermoon, Voges Gallery, Frankfurt Media in Transition II, Hamish Morrison Galerie, Berlin

2008     The Culture of Collage, Zoeller Gallery, Penn State University, State Collage Beijing Biennale, Beijing, China                                                    Tension/Release, Caren Golden Fine Art, New York

              1968/2008: The Culture of Collage, Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York

              The Main Event, Schroeder Romero Gallery, New York

2007     Accessories, Galerie Mikael Anderson, Copenhagan, Denmark

              5th Bienal: The (S) Files / The Selected Files, El Museo del Barrio, New York

              Citadel, David Risley Gallery, London

              We Are Near, curated by Eddie Martinez, Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston

              What glue do you use?, Atelier Cardenas Bellanger, Paris, France

2006     A Century of Collage, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, Oregon

              10 Curatorial Perspectives, curated by Wayne Northcross, Haven Arts, Bronx, New York

              Furnishing Assumptions, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco

              Collage Party, ZieherSmith, New York

              The New Collage, Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York

              Cutting, Miller Block Gallery, Boston

2005     COLLAGE signs & surfaces, Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York

2003     Objects for Joseph Cornell, ZieherSmith, New York

              Dreamy, ZieherSmith, New York

2000     Science Fair, Arena @ FEED, Brooklyn, New York

               Living is Easy, Richard Anderson Fine Arts, New York

               Heads, Gallery Korea, New York

COLLECTIONS

               High Museum of Art, Atlanta

AWARDS

2008     Bauernmarkt Residency, Lenikus Collection, Vienna

2007     Artist Fellowship, New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA)

2002     The Josef and Anni Albers Foundations, Residency Program

All images copyright Javier Piñón

collage artist

Brooklyn, NY