Ana Garcia-Pineda (1982) is an artist, performer and a bunch of atoms who got a Spanish passport by being born in Sabadell. She holds degrees from the Fine Arts University of Barcelona and Universität der Künste Berlin as well as post graduate degrees from Goldsmiths College London and FdM Barcelona. She has exhibited in Argentina, Brazil, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Paraguay, Spain and the US.
Garcia-Pineda’s work offers poetical solutions to our everyday tragedies.
She is currently showing individually at PalmaDotze Gallery (“Blood is red as well as some apples”) and at Blanquerna Cultural Center in Madrid (“Fiction is a reality yet to happen”, previously shown at Espai 13 Miró Foundation Barcelona). Garcia-Pineda has participated in numerous group shows in independent spaces like Form & Content London, Galleries, Biennales like Turku’s Biennial at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova Museum Finland and institutions such as the Dia Art Foundation in New York. She is the recipient of the Best Catalan Artist award (2015), the 1rst Price Injuve (2009) and has been supported and granted by institutions like Fundació Guasch Coranty, Espai Zer01 or BCN Producció-ICUB. Garcia-Pineda’s work is part of collections such as Banc Sabadell Atlántico Foundation, La Caixa Foundation or Le FRAC Corse.
Currently doing a residency at Fonderie Darling (Montreal, Canada). In spring, shewas a guest student at Academy of Fine Arts Vienna (NXT Residency) funded by ELIA & EU Creative Program, Center for Knowledge Transfer East.