Alejandra Laviada

1980
Born in Mexico City, Mexico
2003
Bachelor's degree from the Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
2007
Master's degree in Photography, Video and Related Media, School of Visual Arts, New York, United States
Works and lives in Mexico

SOLO EXHIBITIONS (selection)

2017
Geometry of Space, Blue Sky Gallery, Portland, United States
2014
Geometry of Space, galería Alarcón Criado, Sevilla, Spain
Alejandra Laviada, FIAC (Off)icielle, Bendana | Pinel Art Contemporain, Paris, France
2013
Photo Sculptures, Blue Sky Gallery, Portland, Oregon, United States
2012
De-constructions, Guatephoto, Guatemala city, Guatemala
2011
Re-constructions, Bendana | Pinel Art Contemporain, Paris, France
2010
Descubrimientos, PhotoEspaña, Comunidad de Madrid, Sala el Aguila, Madrid, Spain
Abstractions, Museo Experimental El Eco, Mexico City, Mexico
Alejandra Laviada, Galería Full Art, Sevilla, Spain
2008
Photo-Sculptures, Danziger Projects, New York, United States
2005
Tito Guizar, Galeria Pasagüero, Mexico City, Mexico

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (selection)

2017
Point / Counterpoint: Contemporary Mexican Photography, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, United States
Reveal and Detonate: Contemporary Photography In Mexico, Mint Museum UPTOWN, Charlotte, United States
In Focus/Enfoque: Contemporary Photography in Mexico : Karina Juarez, Humberto Rios, and Alejandra Laviada, LaCa Projects, Charlotte, United States
Landscape and Interventions, Hathaway Gallery, Atlanta, United States
Collective Thinking, For Freedoms, Aperture Foundation, New York, United States
2015
La Galaxyy, Contempory Art Space, Sonora, Mexico
Develar y Detonar, Photography in Mexico ca. 2015, Photo España, Madrid / Centro Nacional de las Artes, Mexico City, Mexico
Contemporary Mexican Photography: Existe lo que no tiene nombre, San Francisco Camera work / La Raza Gallery Space, Tijuana, Mexico
Todo por ver, Foto Museo Cuatro Caminos, Mexico
2014
(un)real, Maddox Arts Gallery, London, Great Britain
Landmark, Julie Saul Gallery, New York, United States
Du Sud au Nord, Bendana | Pinel Art Contemporain c/o Galleri Charlotte Lund, Stockholm, Sweden
Creación en Movimiento: FONCA Jóvenes Creadores 2012-13,Biblioteca de México, Mexico
2013
1825 DAYS, Bendana | Pinel Art Contemporain, Paris, France
ENSAMBLE, Diagrama, San Rafael, Mexico city, Mexico
Umbrales 1.5 Fotograma Festival, Montevideo, Uruguay
Laatikkomo:Six Degrees of photography, Finland
2012
CONTENTS: Love, Axiety, Happiness & everything else, Rayko Photo center, San Fransisco, United States
Volta 8, Basel, Galeria Alarcon-Criado, Seville, Spain
Second Nature: Abstract Photography Then & Now, De Cordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, United States
2011
Accross the divide: Critical mass 2010, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, Oregon, United States
Rock, Paper, Scissors , Clark Gallery, Lincoln, Massachusetts, United States
Georges Eastman House Benefit Auction, New York
2010
XIV Bienal de Fotografía, Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City, Mexico
The Year in Pictures, Danziger Projects, New York, United States
Fotorelief, A Picture Saves a Thousand Lives, Milk Gallery, New York, United States
2009
Hyeres Photography Festival, Villa Noailles, Hyeres, France
Tenth Show, Bendana | Pinel Art Contemporain, Paris, France
Intimidades: Accesos Públicos/Visiones Privadas, Palacio de Iturbide, Mexico City, Mexico
2008
Helsinki Bienniale, Design Museum, Helsinki, Finland
Chisel, New York Photo Festival, DUMBO, New York, United States
Foreclosed, The Print Center, Philadelphia, United States
31 Under 31 : Young Women in Art Photography, Humble Arts Foundation, Brooklyn, United States
New Photography, Galeria Enrique Guerrero, Mexico City, Mexico
2007
PEEK, Art+Commerce, Paris, France
Slideluck Potshow X, Studios Sandbox, New York, United States
Summer Group Show, Randall Scott Gallery, Washington, United States
Newly Released, SVA MFA Photography Thesis Show, Westside Gallery, New York, United States
View, Visual Arts Gallery, New York, United States
2006
XII Bienal de Fotografía, Centro de la Imágen, Mexico City, Mexico
American Photo Magazine Images of the Year, Studios Splashlight, New York, United States
Doors, Mirrors, Windows, Visual Arts Gallery, New York, United States
2005
Colectiva de Fin de Año, Galeria Garash, Mexico City, Mexico
2003
Senior Degree Show, Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
2001
RISD Biennial, Woods-Gerry Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island, United States

AWARDS

2012
FONCA Jóvenes Creadores
2010
XIV Biendal de Fotografía, Acquisition Prize, Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City, Mexico
2009
PHE 09 Descubrimientos Prize, Photo España Festival, Madrid, Spain
Wallpaper Emerging Photographers of the Year
2008
American Photo Emerging Photographers of the Year
31 Under 31 : Young Women in Art Photography
2007
PEEK, Art Commerce Festival of Emerging Photographers, Paris, France
PX3 Prix de la Photographie Paris, Honorable Mention, Paris, France
2006
American Photo Magazine Images of the Year, Honorable Mention / Personal Work
Golden Light Awards, First Place Personal Work
XII Bienal de Fotografía Mexico, Honorable Mention

PUBLICATIONS (selection)

Ilusonario: The Archive and Collection of Fundació Televisa, (2017)
GR-02092017, published by Fotogalleriet Oslo (2017)
Develar y Detonar (2015)
Existe lo que no tiene nombre (2015)
Contemporary Art Mexico (Nov 2014). edited by Hossein Amirsadeghi and Catherine Pettitgas. Thames and Hudson
Alejandra Laviada, published by Blue Sky Books (Novembre 2014)
Art Photography Now (Second Edition), Susan Bright
Abstracción Temporal, Museo Experimental El Eco 2010
Modern Painters, United States
Wallpaper, United Kingdoom
Vanidad, Spain
Dumbo Feather, Australia
The New York Times Magazine, United States
American Photo Magazine, United States
Creative Review Photography Annual, United Kingdom
Capricious Magazine, United States
VogueGirl Korea, Corea
Serge, Sweden
Celeste Magazine, Mexico
Farenheit Magazine, Mexico
XII Biennial of Photography

COLLECTIONS

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, United States
Centro de la Imagen, Mexico
Fundación Televisa Collection, Mexico

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