Chronik

1959
Born in Matanzas, Cuba
Resides and works in Brookline Massachusetts
1980
National School of Art, Havana, Cuba
1985
Higher Institute of Art (ISA), Painting, Havana, Cuba
1988
Massachusetts College of Art, Painting, Media Arts, Boston, MA

Ausstellungen

2011 – 2012
Journeys & Mama/ Reciprocal Energy, First Center for Visual Arts - Nashville TN, USA
2007
Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons: Everything Is Separated by Water, Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach (solo)
2007
Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons: Everything Is Separated by Water, Indianapolis Museum of Art, IN (solo)
2006
New Work, Gallery Pack, Milan, Italy (solo)
2006
Dipersed, MoAD SanFrancisco
2006
Retratos: 2,000 Years of Latin American Portraits, Smithsonian Museum, Washington DC
2005
Getting Emotional, The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston
2005
Pan African Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Museum of Modern Art, Salvador Bahia Brazil
2005
RAMPA - Signaling New Latin American Art Initiatives, Arizona State University Art Museum, Tempe
2005
Some Color: A Color Photography Exhibition, Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston
2005
Back Yard, Dreams, Julie Saul Gallery New York, NY (solo)
2005
New Work, Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, Miami, FL (solo)
2005
Dispersed, Museum of the African Diaspora, San Francisco, CA
2005
ARCO ’05, Gallery Pack, Milan, Italy
2005
Retratos: 2,000 Years of Latin American Portraits, El Museo del Barrio, NY
2005
Dreaming Now, The Rose Art Museum of Brandeis University, MA
2004
Visualizing Diaspora/Constructing Self, GASP, Brookline, MA
2004
3 x 3: THREE ARTISTS/THREE PROJECTS, Dak’Art 2004, Biennale of Contemporary African Art, Dakar Senegal
2004
De lo que soy/Of what I am, Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY
2004
Remberance Fields, Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial, Japan
2004
Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston MA
2004
Inside/Outside, Charlotte and Philip Hanes Art Gallery, Wake Forest University
2004
Threads of Memory, Dak’Art, the Biennial of Contemporary African Art, 6th edition (solo)
2004
Elevata, Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston, MA (solo)
2004
Dak’Art, the Biennial of Contemporary African Art, 6th edition, Dakar, Senegal
2004
Talking Pictures, Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, Miami, FL (solo)
2004
Something New, Something Old, Schneider Gallery Chicago Ill (solo)
2003
De lo que soy/Of what Iam, Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, New York
2003
Remberence Fields, Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial, Japan
2003
Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston
2003
Only Skin Deep, ICP, New York
2003
Interiority or Hill Sided Moon, La Marrana, Montemarcello, Italy (solo)
2003
One Thousand Ways to Say Goodbye, Henie Onstad, Kunstsenter, Oslo, Norway (solo)
2002 – 2003
María Magdalena Campos-Pons, North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, North Dakota (solo)
2002
M.M. Campos-Pons, Gallery Pack, Milan, Italy (solo)
2002
Art Through the Eye of the Needle, Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo, Norway
2001
Authentic/Ex-centric: Africa in and Out Africa, 49th Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy
2001
Unpacking Europe, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen, Rotterdam, Netherlands
2001
Museum Eki, Kyoto; Tkamatsu City Museum of Art Japan
2001
Museum of Contemporary Art, Sapporo, Japan
2001
Nesting, Schneider Gallery, Chicago, IL (solo)
2000
Nesting, Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston, MA (solo)
2000
The Likeness of Being, Contemporary Self Portraiture by 60 Women Artists, DC Moore Gallery, New York
2000
Religion, Contemporary Interpretations by Women, The Art Gallery University of New Hampshire
2000
Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan
2000
Visibility, Museum of Contemporary Art, Baltimore
1999 – 2000
Meanwhile the Girls Were Playing, MIT List Visual Arts Center Cambridge, MA (solo)
1999
Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art, Liverpool, UK
1999
Uncommon Perspectives, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA
1999
Croosing/Traversee, National Gallery of Canada, Ottowa, Canada
1999
Ritual Acts: Videos by Women, Decordova Museum, MA
1998
Unfolding Desires, Hallwalls, Buffalo, NY (solo)
1998
Spoken Softly with Mama, National Gallery of Canada, Ottowa, Canada (solo)
1998
History of People. . . Part I, "A Tonw Portrait," Lehman College, NJ (solo)
1998
M.M. Campos-Pons, Sustenance, Martha Schneider Gallery, Chicago, IL (solo)
1997
Abridor de Caminos, Martha Schneider Gallery, Chicago, IL (solo)
1997
M.M. Campos-Pons, New Work, Ambrosino Gallery, Coral Gables, FL (solo)
1997
When I am not Here. Estoy Alla, The Caribbean Cultural Center, New York, NY (solo)
1997
Trade Routes, Johannesburg Biennale, Johannesburg, South Africa
1997
Caribbean Vision: Contemporary Painting & Sculpture, Smithsonian, Washington DC
1996
Skin, M.M. Campos-Pons & Sandy Slone, Crieger/Dane Gallery, Boston, MA
1996
Grifu, Campos-Pons, Carlos Cardenas, Tomas Esson, C.M.A.C., Cambridge, MA
1996
M.M. Campos-Pons, New Work, Martha Schneider Gallery, Chicago, IL (solo)
1995
Latin American Women Artists, 1915 - 1995, Milwaukee Art Museum, Phoenix Art Museum, NM
1995
Cuba, La Isla Posible, Centre de Cultura Contemporania, Barcelona, Spain
1994
Rejoining the Spiritual: The Land in Latin American Art, The Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
1994
Transcending the Borders of Memory, Norton Gallery & School of Art, FL
1994
Recent Work, Miami Dade Community College Gallery, Miami, FL (solo)
1994
History of People Who Were Not Heroes, Bunting Institute of Radcliffe College, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA (solo)
1993
Let me Tell You, INTAR, Latin American Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1993
Racially Inscribed Body, Akin Gallery, Boston, MA (solo)
1993
Trade Routes, The New Museum of Contemporary Art, NY
1993
Witness, Presentation House Gallery, North Vancouver, Canada
1992
Ways to See: New Art From Massachusetts, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA
1992
The Year of the White Bear, The Walker Center for the Arts, Minneapolis, MN
1992
Como el Cuerpo de un Hombre es un Arbol … / … How the Body of a Person is a Tree …, Gallery La Centrale/Powerhouse, Montreal, Canada (solo)
1991
A Woman at the border/Una Mujer en la Frontera, SOHO 20 Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1991
Amuletos/Amulets, Burnaby Art Gallery, B.C., Canada (solo)
1991
Africa in America, Traveling Show from 4th Biennial of Havana, Spain IV Biennial de La Havana, National Museum of Fine Arts, Havana
1991
El Corazon Sangante/The Bleeding Heart, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA
1990
Cuba OK, Stadische Kunsthalle, Dusseldorf, Germany
1990
No Man is an Island: Young Cuban Art, Porin Taidesmuseo, Finland, Flaffy Palace, Vienna, Austria
1990
A Woman at the Border/Una Mujer en la Frontera, Presentation Room JPL Building, Banff Centre for the Arts, Canada (solo)
1989
Isla/Island, Castillo de la Fuerza/Castle of Royal Force, Havana, Cuba (solo)
1989
Contemporary Art from Havana, Riverside Studios, London, UK, Aberstwyth Arts Centre, Dyfed, Wales
1989
Made in Havana, Museum of Contemporary Art, Brisborne, Australia
1988
Made in Havana, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sidney, Australian Center for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, Australia
1988
Raices en Accion Nuevos Artistas Cubanos/Roots in Action, New Cuban Artists, Museum of Art Carrillo Gil, Mexico
1988
Erotic Garden or Some Annotations on Hypocrisy/Jardin Erotico, Kennedy Building Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA (solo)
1987
The Love, National Museum of Fine Arts, Havana, Cuba
1987
Veintitantos Abriles, Havana Gallery, Havana, Cuba
1986
Africa Inside Cuba 6 Fine Artists, (Bedia, Lam, Mendive, Olazabal) Wifredo Lam Center, Havana, Cuba, National Museum of Anthropology, Luanda, Angola 18th International Painting Competition, Cagnes Sur Mer, France 10 Años del ISA, National Museum of Fine Arts, Havana, Cuba ARA OKO, Museum of Guanabacoa, 2nd Havana Biennial, Cuba
1985
Acoplamientos/Coupling, Gallery L, Havana, Cuba (solo)
1984
13 of March Exhibition, University of Havana, Cuba
1981
Four Young Creators, (Marta M., Perez B. Regina F., Eidania Perez, M. M. Campos-Pons), Museum of Fine Arts, Havana, Cuba

Literatur

One Thousand Ways to Say Goodbye. Henie Onstad Kunstsenter 2003 Curated by Selene Wendt ISBN NR 82-90955-58-8
Meanwhile the Girls Were Playing. MIT List Visual Arts Center October 8 – January 2, 2000. Essays by Jennifer Riddell & Michael D. Harris. ISBN 0-9338437-60-7
Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art Tate Gallery / Exchange Flags September – December 1999 Text by Anthony Bond
Crossing / Traverses. National Gallery of Canada Ottowa, August 1 – November 7, 1998 Text by Diana Nemiroff, Germaine Kock, Nikos Papastergidis, Hou Hanru
A Town Portrait. Lehman College, February 4 – May 16, 1998, text by Julia Herzberg
Spoken Softly with Mama. The Museum of Modern Art, March 5 – May 26, 1998 Text by Sally Berger
The Latina Artist, The Response of the Creative Mind to Gender, Race, Class and Identity. State University of New Jersey, Rutgers, January 15 – March 1, 1998
Trade / Routes, Johannesburg Biennial. Text by Okwui Enwezor, Kellie Jones, Julia Kristeva, Gerardo
Invasion, Saaremaa Biennial. Text by Peter Linnap, Lisa Freiman. Kuressaare Episcopal Castle, Saaremaa Museum, Tallin, Estonia.
Breaking Barriers. Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art 1997. Text by Carol Damian, Jorge Dis Santis, Florida.