Pedro Barbeito

Spain 1969


Pedro Barbeito
Pedro Barbeito
September 30, 2015
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Pedro Barbeito is a New-York based painter, born in La Coruña, a city and municipality of Galicia, Spain in 1969. His work explores the relationship between technology and painting. Barbeito is interested in discovering how new visual forms of representation can interact with painting languages.

He went to Yale School of Art and earned his Master of Fine Arts in painting in 1996. Barbeito exhibited his work internationally for the past seventeen years, received the Louis Comfort Tiffany Biennial Award and his work is part of public and private collections worldwide. The reviews of his exhibitions were featured in numerous publications and periodicals in the United States and Europe, such as the New York Times, Art on Paper, Frieze, Artpulse, and so on.

Barbeito had solo exhibitions at Johnson Museum, Ithaca, NY; Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT; C24 Gallery, New York, NY; Charest-Weinberg Gallery, Miami, FL; Galeria Pilar Parra & Romero, Madrid, Spain; Mario Diacono Gallery, Boston, MA; and Lehmann Maupin, New York, NY, among others.

He has also participated in group shows which took place at the MUSAC, Leon, Spain; the Centro Atlantico De Arte Moderno, Canary Islands; Gallery ATM Contemporary, Gijon, Spain; the Museum of Modern Art, Arnhem, The Netherlands; the Huesca Museum, Huesca, Spain; Charest-Weinberg gallery, Miami, FL; Pilar Parra & Romero, Madrid, Spain; Pluto Gallery, Brooklyn, NY; Acme Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; Gallery Trama, Barcelona, Spain; and White Box Gallery, New York, NY, to name a few.

Pedro Barbeito lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.

Featured image: Pedro Barbeito – The God Particle (LHC Red, LHC Yellow, LHC Blue), 2014

YearExhibitions TitleMuseum/GallerySolo/Group
2015God Save the QueenMUSAC, Leon, SpainGroup
2015Seattle Art FairCenturyLink Field Event Center, SeattleGroup
2013The God Particle101/Exhibit, Los Angeles, CASolo
2013Painting as a Radical FormCollezione Maramotti, Reggio Emilia, ItalyGroup
2013On Painting/Sobre PinturaCentro Atlantico De Arte Moderno, Canary IslandsGroup
2013So RealRadiator Gallery, LIC, NYGroup
2013From madona to MadonnaDomus Artium, Salamanca, SpainGroup
2012Pop ViolenceAldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CTSolo
2012The Science/Astronomy SeriesC24 Gallery, New York, NYSolo
2012No ExitGallery ATM Contemporary, Gijon, SpainGroup
20128th Annual Artwalk NY82 Mercer, New York, NYGroup
2012Colliding Complexities-Extreme Feats of the New York-New AestheticStorefront Bushwick, Brooklyn, NYGroup
2012Painting as a Radical FormCollezione Maramotti, Reggio Emilia, ItalyGroup
2012And Picasso picked up his iPadGallery Trama, Barcelona, SpainGroup
20117th Annual Artwalk NYSkylight Studio, New York, NYGroup
2011La ColeccionFundacion Barrie, Sede a Coruna, SpainGroup
2011The End of History and the Return of History PaintingMuseum of Modern Art, Arnhem, The NetherlandsGroup
2011Outer SpaceExit Art, New York, NYGroup
2011Espiritu de EpocaMuseo Internacional de Arte Contemporaneo, Lanzarote, Canary IslandsGroup
2010Within An Arrows RangeCharest-Weinberg Gallery, Miami, FLSolo
2010Pedro BarbeitoCIRCA Art Fair, Charest-Weinberg, Puerto RicoSolo
2010Chapter 7:Wolf TicketsSalon 94, New York, NYGroup
2010Single ladyClinton Hill, Brooklyn, New YorkGroup
2010Ars Itineris. El Viaje en el Arte ContemporaneoHuesca Museum, Huesca, SpainGroup
2010Ecstasy, Benefit AuctionExit Art, New York, NYGroup
2010Spain in the CityThe Gabarron Foundation, New York, NYGroup
2010Herd ThinnerCharest-Weinberg, Miami , FLGroup
2009Pedro Barbeito & Jason GringlerCharest-Weinberg Gallery, MiamiSolo
2009SCOPE Art FairMiami, FLGroup
2009Transitions. Painting at the (other) End of ArtCollezione Maramotti, Reggio Emilia, ItalyGroup
2009Data PanicCuchifritos, New YorkGroup
2009Antes de Ayer y Pasado Manana;o lo que puede ser Pintura HoyMuseo de Arte Contemporaneo Union Fenosa, La Coruna, SpainGroup
2009LoverOn Stellar Rays, New York , NYGroup
2009Too Big to Fail, Big Paintings395 Flatbush Ave Ext, BrooklynGroup
2008Pedro BarbeitoGalerie Jean-Luc et Takako Richard, Paris, FranceSolo
2008Deadliest Catch:HamptonsHamptons, New YorkGroup
2008Expanded PaintingSpace Other, Boston, MAGroup
2008Parangole:Fragments from the 90’sMuseum Patio Herreriano, Valladolid, SpainGroup
2007KnockoutGalerie Jean-Luc et Takako Richard, Paris, FranceSolo
2007M A S HMiamiGroup
2007Irrational ExuberanceMaddox Arts, London, England Group
2007More Possible Moves Than in ChessPluto Gallery, Brooklyn, NYGroup
2006Us and ThemGaleria Pilar Parra & Romero, Madrid, SpainSolo
2006NYFA Benefit AuctionWhite Box Gallery, New York, NYGroup
2006Strictly PaintingKLF, New York, NYGroup
2006The Gallery ShowPilar Parra & Romero, Madrid, SpainGroup
2006Sen XeracionAuditorio de Galicia, Santiago de Compostela, SpainGroup
2005The ConversationLehmann Maupin, New York, NYSolo
2003Digital Landscapes: 1565/2002Lehmann Maupin, New York, NYSolo
2003Druid:Wood as SuperconductorSpace 101, Brooklyn, NYGroup
2003The Physics of SpiritualityWestwood Gallery, New YorkGroup
2003Under PressureThe Cooper Union, New YorkGroup
2002Pedro BarbeitoMario Diacono Gallery, Boston, MASolo
2002New Economy PaintingAcme Gallery, Los Angeles, CAGroup
2002Off the GridLehmann Maupin, New York, NYGroup
2001I Love New York Art BenefitLehmann Maupin, New York, NYGroup
2001Operativo Museo Rufino Tamayo, Mexico City, MexicoGroup
2001Under Pressure: Prints from Two Palms PressLyman Allyn Museum of Art at Connecticut CollegeGroup
2000Pedro BarbeitoLehmann Maupin, New York, NYSolo
2000Glee: Painting NowAldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, RidgefieldGroup
2000World Health OrganizationWhitechapel Art Gallery, LondonGroup
2000pictWalter Phillips Gallery, Banff, Alberta, CanadaGroup
1999Pedro BarbeitoBasilico Fine Arts, New York, NYSolo
1999Cyber/CypherMario Diacono, BostonGroup
1998The ChoiceExit Art, New YorkGroup
1996Abstract PaintingRose Art Museum, Waltham, MassachusettsGroup
1996New TalentAlpha Gallery, Boston, MassachusettsGroup