Carmen Argote
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  • Biography
  • Exhibitions
  • Artworks
    • Installation
    • Photography
    • Video
    • Other
  • Carmen Argote
  • Birthdate: 1981
    Birthplace: Mexico |
    Gender: Female
    Lives and Works in: United States | California
    About:
    Carmen Argote (b. 1981, Mexico) is a Los Angeles-based multidisciplinary artist whose work departs from her personal history and immigrant experience, exploring architecture, intimate spaces, and the resulting impact upon corporeality.
    Education:
       M. F. A. from the University of California, Los Angeles
  • Biography
  • Carmen Argote (b. 1981, Mexico) is a Los Angeles-based multidisciplinary artist whose work departs from her personal history and immigrant experience, exploring architecture, intimate spaces, and the resulting impact upon corporeality.

    She has exhibited at the Vincent Price Museum, the Orange County Museum of Art, and the Denver Art Museum. Her work was included in ‘Home-So Different, So Appealing’ at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, part of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA. Argote received her M. F. A. from the University of California, Los Angeles, and attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. She was awarded with grants from the Rema Hort Mann Foundation and the California Community Foundation. 

  • Exhibitions
    • PST/CST
      Dec 9, 2017 - Jan 20, 2018
      Opening: Dec 9, 2017 18:00 Saturday
      Artists: Beatriz Cortez, Carmen Argote, Carolina Caycedo, Clarissa Tossin, Gala Porras-Kim, Guadalupe Rosales
      • Group Exhibitions
  • Artworks
    • Mantas | Carmen Argote

      Installation | Acrylic on Muslin, graphite | 487.68 × 487.68 cm | 2014

    • Magnolia | Carmen Argote

      Installation | Graphite on canvas, iron, monofilament | 134.62 × 63.5 × 10 cm | 2016

    • The Last Magnolia | Carmen Argote

      Photography | C-print on Kodak paper, mounted on aluminum | 76.2 × 114.3 cm | 2016 - 2017

    • Arranging the Alex Theater | Carmen Argote

      Video | HD single-channel video on monitor, color, sound | Dimension variable | 2016

    • Alex and Pandi | Carmen Argote

      Other | 8 layers of LightJet prints collaged on board, water based lacquer | 99 × 66 × 5 cm | 2017