Alejandra Laviada

1980
Born in Mexico City, Mexico
2003
Bachelor of Fine Arts Painting, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island, United States
2007
Master of Fine Arts Photography, Video and Media, School of Visual Arts, New York, United States
Works and lives in Mexico

SOLO EXHIBITIONS (selection)

2019
Painted Geometries, Bendana | Pinel Art Contemporain, Paris, France
Geometrías Pintadas [Painted Geometries], ZONAMACO, Bendana | Pinel Art Contemporain, Mexico City, Mexico
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
Alejandra Laviada Premio Descubrimientos, PhotoEspaña, Madrid, Spain
Abstractions, Museo Experimental El Eco, Mexico City, Mexico
Alejandra Laviada, Galería Alarcón Criado, Sevilla, Spain
2008
Photo-Sculptures, Danziger Projects, New York, United States

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (selection)

2020
Luces y Sombras: Images of Mexico, Works from the Bank of America Collection, El Paso Museum of Art / North Carolina Art Museum, United States
Modern Women, Tampa Art Museum / Cincinnati Art Museum, United States
2018
New Vision/New Generation: Luigi Ghirri/Andrea Grútzner, László Moholy-Nagy/Alejandra Laviada, Julie Saul Gallery, New York, United States
2017
Point / Counterpoint: Contemporary Mexican Photography, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, United States
Reveal and Detonate: Contemporary Photography In Mexico, Mint Museum, Charlotte, United States
In Focus/Enfoque: Karina Juarez, Humberto Rios, and Alejandra Laviada, LaCa Projects, Charlotte, United States Projects, Charlotte, United States
Landscape and Interventions, Hathaway Gallery, Atlanta, United States
Collective Thinking, For Freedoms, Aperture Foundation, New York, United States
2015
Develar y Detonar, Photography in Mexico ca. 2015, Photo España, Madrid / Centro Nacional de las Artes, Mexico City, Mexico
Existe lo que no tiene nombre, San Francisco Camera work, United States
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
Diálogo con un paisaje Forum Cultural, Guanajuato, Mexico
After Alvarez Bravo Museo de America, Madrid, Spain
Laatikkomo:Six Degrees of photography, Finland
1825 DAYS, Bendana | Pinel Art Contemporain, Paris, France
Ensamble: Alejandra Laviada y Omar Rodriguez-Graham, Diagrama, San Rafael, Mexico City, Mexico
Intro, Fototropia Gallery, Guatemala, Guatemala
2012
Perfect Imperfect, SLP Amsterdam, Netherlands
A New Index for Indoctrination, Galeria Emma Molina, Monterrey, Mexico
Photo Forum, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, United States
Contemporary Mexican Photography, Paul Kopeikin Gallery, Los Angeles, United States
Second Nature : Abstract Photography Then and Now, De Cordona Museum, United States
Contents: Love, Anxiety, Happiness and Everything Else, Critical Mass 2011, Geneva, Switzerland
2011
Accross the divide, Newspace Center for Photography, Portland, United States
Georges Eastman House Benefit Auction, New York, United States
2010
XIV Bienal de Fotografía, Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City, Mexico
The Year in Pictures, Danziger Projects, New York, United States
2009
Tenth Show, Bendana | Pinel Art Contemporain, Paris, France
Hyeres Photography Festival, Villa Noailles, Hyeres, France
Intimidades: Accesos Públicos/Visiones Privadas, Palacio de Iturbide, Mexico City, Mexico
2008
Helsinki Bienniale, Design Museum, Helsinki, Finland
Chisel, New York Photo Festival, 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, New York Festival of 24 emerging Photographers, New York, 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, Splashlight Studios, New York, United States
Golden Light Awards, Maine Photographic Workshops, Rockport, Maine, United States
Doors, Mirrors, Windows, Visual Arts Gallery, New York, United States

AWARDS, SCHOLARSHIPS AND RESIDENCES

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, New York Festival of 24 emerging Photographers, New York, United States
PX3 Prix de la Photographie Paris, Honorable Mention, Paris, France
2006
XII Bienal de Fotografía Mexico, Honorable Mention
American Photo Magazine Images of the Year, Honorable Mention / Personal Work

PUBLICATIONS (selection)

2017
Point/Counterpoint: Contemporary Mexican Photography, Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, United States (exh.cat.)
Alejandra Laviada, Geometry of Space, Blue Sky Books, Portland, United States
Alejandro Castellanos, Imaginario: Colección y archivo de Fundación Televisa, RM + Fundación Televisa, Mexico City, Mexico
GR-02092017, Fotogalleriet, Oslo, Norway (exh.cat.)
2015
Develar y Detonar / Reveal and Detonate, Centro de la Imagen, Conaculta, Mexico (exh.cat.)
Existe lo que no tiene nombre: Contemporary Photography in Mexico, San Francisco Camerawork, San Francisco, United States (exh.cat.)
2014
Hossein Amirsadeghi, Contemporary Art Mexico, Thames and Hudson, London, United Kingdom
Alejandra Laviada, Photographs - Alejandra Laviada, Blue Sky Books, Portland, United States
2011
Susan Bright, Art Photography Now (Second Edition), Thames and Hudson, London, United Kingdom
2010
Abstracción Temporal, Museo Experimental El Eco, Mexico City, Mexico (exh.cat.)
Photo España 2010 Catalogue, La Fábrica, Madrid, Spain (exh.cat.)
2009
Alana Celii, Jon Feinstein, Grant Willing, The Collectors Guide to Emerging Art Photography, Humble Arts Foundation, New York, United States
Hyères 2009 : 24e festival international de mode et de photographie, Villa Noailles, Hyères, France (exh.cat.)

COLLECTIONS

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, United States
Bank of America Photography Collection, United States
Centro de la Imagen, Mexico
Fundación Televisa Collection, Mexico
Kells Collection, Spain
Fidelity Art Collection, United States
Colección Banregio, Mexico
Gensollen Collection, Marseille, France

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