Beatriz González

Beatriz González (b.1938, Bucaramanga, Colombia) lives and works in Bogotá, Colombia. Studied at Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia and Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia. González is a leading figure among Latin American Pop artists whose work often explores sociopolitical subject matter specific to her country’s history and vernacular culture. Select solo exhibitions include Reiteraciones (1981-2015), Casas Riegner, Bogotá, Colombia (2016); El segundo original, Museo La Tertulia, Bogotá, Colombia (2016); El segundo original, Sala de Exposiciones Julio Mario Santo Domingo Universidad de Los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia (2015); Beatriz – Bienal – Berlín, Galería de la Oficina, Medellín, Colombia (2014); Empatía, Casas Riegner, Bogotá, Colombia (2012); Beatriz González: la comedia y la tragedia. Retrospectiva 1948-2010, Museo de Arte Moderno, Medellín, Colombia (2011). Select group exhibitions include Documenta 14, Kassel, Germany and Athens, Greece (2017); Frieze Art Fair, Casas Riegner, New York, USA (2016); Transmissions: Art in Eastern Europe and Latin America, 1960–1980, MoMA, New York, USA (2015); The World Goes Pop, Tate Modern, London, UK (2015); Art Basel Miami Beach, Casas Riegner, Miami, USA (2015); 8th Berlin Biennale, Berlin, Germany (2014).

Last updated: 10.05.2017

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