Amalia Pica

Amalia Pica lives and works in Mexico City, Mexico, and London, UK. In 2017, she had solo exhibitions at The Power Plant, Toronto, Canada, and the Institute of Modern Art, Brisbane, Australia. Her solo exhibition at CC Foundation, Shanghai, China, opens in June.

‘Kanzi is proficient in Yerkish, a keyboard-based language that scientists invented to communicate with great apes’

BY Amalia Pica |

Artists Beatriz González and Amalia Pica discuss painting, curating, activism and identity 

BY Amalia Pica AND Beatriz González |

Q: What is art for?

A: It’s a way of resisting the lack of meaning in things, a desperate attempt to make sense of how random and absurd the world is — and it’s also a way of celebrating exactly that.

BY Amalia Pica |