Pilar Quinteros has a degree in Art from the Pontificia Universidad Catolica of Chile (2011). She is co-founder and an active member of the art collective MICH (International Museum of Chile), a group of friends dedicated to generating thoughtful projects, spaces and artistic creations, always with a special interest in the practice of drawing.

She is the winner of the Jean-Claude Reynal 2012 scholarship for artists whose plastic production considers paper as a fundamental building material, which is offered by the Foundation of France in conjunction with the School of Fine Arts of Bordeaux. She achieved third place for the CCU Art Scholarship 2013 and was a finalist for the Future Generation Art Prize 2014 (PinchukArtCentre, Kiev, Ukraine).

She has exhibited her work in places such as the National Museum of Fine Arts (Biennale of Media Arts, Santiago, Chile, 2013), the Museum of Contemporary Art (Santiago, Chile, 2010), ArteBA (Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2012), Casa de las Américas (Havana, Cuba, 2013), PinchukArtCentre (Kiev, Ukraine, 2014), Carlos/Ishikawa Gallery (London, UK) and the Centre of Graphic Arts of Slovenia (Ljubljana, Slovenia).

Pilar Quinteros. Courtesy of the artist
Pilar Quinteros
Santiago, Chile, 1988

Current Exhibitions

30 Mar — 01 Jul
On the occasion of the sixth edition of the project SITU, curated by Bruno de Almeida, Galeria Leme presents a site-specific installation...

Solo Shows

2017
SITU #6 | Pilar Quinteros, Galeria Leme, Sao Paulo

2016
Oopart Sagrada Mercancía, Santiago, Chile

2015
Cementerio Indio, Sala de arte CCU, Santiago, Chile
Ephemeral Replacement of a Previous State, Carlos/Ishikawa, London

2011
504-508 Casas de Irarrázaval / Segunda Parte: recorrido
Sala Cero (Galería Animal), Santiago, Chile

Group Shows

2017
Puerto sin Fronteras, FAV, Festival de las Artes de Valparaíso, Valparaíso, Chile

2016
32ª Bienal de São Paulo – Incerteza viva, Bienal de Sao Paulo, São Paulo (upcoming)
Social Contract, Foundation Izolyatsia Platform for Cultural Initiatives, Kiev

2015
The 31st Biennial Of Graphic Arts, International Centre of Graphic Arts (MGLC), Ljubljana

2014
Exposición Drawing by numbers, Fundación Cultural de Providencia, Providencia
21 Artists Shortlisted for the Future Generation Art Prize 2014, Office 510, Kiev
ARTE EN ORBITA, Centro de Arte Contemporaneo Quito, Quito
Colosos: escultura contemporánea en Chile, M100 – Centro Culturtal Matucana 100, Santiago

2013
11ª Bienal de Artes Mediales, MAC – Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Santiago

2012
Historias De Destrucción Y Desborde, Casa E, Valparaíso

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Santiago, Chile Date of birth: 1988 Lives in: Santiago, Chile
W: Pilar Quinteros M: pilarquinterosv@gmail.com T: +56 9 6 3455121