Anna Maria Maiolino
Anna Maria Maiolino (b. 1942, Calabria, Italy) is one of the leading artists of her generation. Her work reflects on the major cultural and political realities of postwar Europe and South America as well as issues of patriarchy, feminism and immigration.
Recent solo exhibitions include ‘The Matrix 252’, University of California, Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley CA and Pacific Film Archive (2014), and ‘Affections’, Museu de Arte de São Paulo (MASP), Brazil. In 2017, the first major United States museum retrospective ‘Anna Maria Maiolino’ opened at The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), California. Previous major solo exhibitions include ‘Continuum’, Camden Arts Centre, London, England (2010); ‘Order and Subjectivity’, Pharos Center for Contemporary Art, Nicosia, Cyprus (2007); ‘Territories of Immanence’, Miami Art Center, Miami FL (2006). In recent years, Maiolino’s work has garnered critical international recognition at dOCUMENTA 13, Kassel, Germany (2012); the Sydney Biennale, Sydney, Australia (2008) and numerous editions of the São Paulo Biennale.