Art
Solo shows
2009
Galería Joan Prats, The World was Elsewhere. Barcelona.
2004
The Blue Gallery, Ideal Landscape. London.
2003
Galería Joan Prats, Paisaje Ideal. Barcelona.
The Blue Gallery, Commonplaces. London.
1999
Galería Joan Prats. Barcelona.
1996
Galería Joan Prats. Barcelona.
1995
Galería Nova. Ibiza.
1991
Tom Maddock-Denise Levy Gallery. Barcelona.




Group shows
2014
Nonument, Comisarios Bartomeu Mar y Joan Bohigas. MACBA, Barcelona.
2011
Diez Miradas Latinoamericanas. Casa de la Cultura de Celaya, Guanajuato, Mxico.
Colección IV, Curated by Ferran Barenblit. CA2M, Madrid.
London Art Fair, GBS Fine Art. Islington, London..
2010
BICENTENARIO, Curated by Graciela Kartofel. Museo Mural Diego Rivera, Mxico D.F.
ARCO 2010. Galera Joan Prats, Madrid.
2009
ARCO 2009. Galera Joan Prats, Madrid.
2008
ARCO 2008. Galera Joan Prats, Madrid.
2007
MACO 2007. Galera Alejandro Sales, Mxico D.F.
Dan Leach, Collector. Tucson Museum of Art, Arizona.
Barcelone 1947-2007. Curated by Victoria Combalia and Michel Enrici, Fondation Maeght, Saint-Paul Vence.
2006
London Art Fair. The Blue Gallery, London.
2005
ARCO 05. Galera Joan Prats, Madrid.
MACO 2005. Galería Alejandro Sales, México D.F.
London Art Fair. The Blue Gallery, London.
2004
3 Artistas. Galera Nina Menocal, Mxico D.F.
Colectiva. Galera Metta, Madrid.
MACO 2004. Galera Alejandro Sales, Mxico D.F.
ARCO 04. Galera Joan Prats, Madrid.
London Art Fair. The Blue Gallery, London.
2003
Art Basel Miami. Galeria Joan Prats, Miami Beach.
Mxico, identidad y ruptura. Curated by M.LL.Borrs. Fundacin Telefnica, Madrid.
La vista y la mirada. Curated by Pedro Azara. IVAM, Valencia.
London Art Fair. The Blue Gallery, London.
2002
Transfiguraci. Galera Joan Prats. Barcelona.
2001
Entremundos. Mizel Center for the Arts, Denver.
Art 2001. Gallery Fine. London.
2000
Art 2000. Gallery Fine. London.
White-out. Gallery Fine, London.
1999
Esencias V. Coleccin Ernest de Vents. Cajastur, Oviedo.
ARCO 99. Galera Joan Prats, Madrid.
1998
Pasaje de Ida. Curated by Menene Gras, Galera Antonio de Barnola, Barcelona.
Art Miami. Galera Fernando Quintana, Miami.
1997
Art Vancouver. Galera Fernando Quintana, Miami.
ARCO 97. Galera Joan Prats, Madrid.
1996
VII Bienal Nacional de Arte "Ciudad de Oviedo". Curated by Rosa Queralt. Museo de Bellas Artes, Oviedo.
Art Basel 1996. Galera Joan Prats, Basel.
1994
Ren Metras. Barcelona.
1993
Denise Levy. Barcelona.
1992
Galera Sio. Calafell.
1991
Palau Robert. Barcelona.
1986
Paula Allen Gallery. New York.
1984
Upstart Art Show. Deutsches Haus, New York.




Selected Bibliography
2011
Sarkis, Hashim. The World According to Architecture, in New Geographies 4, USA.
2010
Bicentenario. Graciela Kartofel, Museo Diego Rivera, Mxico D.F..
2009
Bauz. Alex. Galeria Joan Prats, Barcelona.
2007
Combala. Victoria. Vctor Pimstein in Barcelone 1947-2007, Fondation Maeght, Saint Paul de Vence.
2004
Bufill. Juan. Vctor Pimstein, La Vanguardia, January 4.
2003
Uberquoi. Marie-Claire. Vctor Pimstein, El Cultural, December 18.
Puig. Arnau. Moving pictures, Blanco y Negro Cultural, December 13.
Moya. Eva. Vctor Pimstein y la memoria del paisaje, El Peridico, November 28.
Gmez Haro. Germaine. Mxico, identidad y ruptura, La Jornada Semanal, October 12.
Castro Flrez. Fernando. "La veladura del detalle", Lugares comunes II-Paisaje ideal, Joan Prats.
Maderuelo. Javier. "Miradas contrapuestas", Madrid, Babelia-El Pas, September 20.
Revuelta. Laura. "Revoluciones, las justas", Madrid, Blanco y Negro Cultural, September 13.
Intxausti. Aurora. "El ltimo arte mexicano...", Madrid, El Pas, September 11.
Borrs. Mara Luisa. "Vctor Pimstein", Madrid, Mxico, Identidad y ruptura, Fundacin Telefnica.
Combala. Victoria. "Victor Pimstein". London, Commonplaces, The Blue Gallery.
2001
Agosn. Marjorie. "Entremundos: Jewish Artists of Latin America", Denver. Mizel Arts Center.
Paglia. Michael. Due South, Westward, March 22, 2001.
Gluckstern, J. Singer show, Westward, February 25, 2001.
2000
Murphy, Gerry. "MCI Worldcom", Journal of the Royal Institute of Architects, Dublin.
1999
Blanch. Maria Teresa. La pintura que se observa a s misma, Pimstein-Joan Prats, November.
Bufill. Juan. Exploracin de la pintura, Barcelona, La Vanguardia, November 26.
Vidal. Jaume. Vermeer segn Pimstein, Madrid, Babelia-El Pas, December 11.
Vidal Oliveras. Jaume. Vctor Pimstein. Madrid, El Cultural, December 12.
Molina. Angela. Vctor Pimstein, cazador de perlas, Madrid, ABC Cultural, December 4.
1998
Martnez Gueyraud. Alban. La pintura como contemplacin,
in Pasaje de Ida, Galeria Antonio de Barnola, Barcelona.
Bufill. Juan. Amrica en Barcelona, Barcelona, La Vanguardia, July 24.
1997
Barnatan. Marcos-Ricardo. La pintura emergente, Madrid, El Mundo, December 21.
C.S. Mi pintura no busca ser libre-Vctor Pimstein, Madrid, ABC, June 13.
Bufill. Juan. La nueva generacin del arte espaol, Barcelona, La Vanguardia, March 30.
1996
Argullol. Rafael, El sonido de la pintura, Barcelona, Vctor Pimstein-Joan Prats, February.
Vidal Oliveres. Jaume. Dilogo con la pintura, Madrid, Diario 16, March 23.
Giralt-Miracle. Daniel. La mirada indagatoria de Vctor Pimstein, ABC Cultural, March 22.
Borrs. Maria Lluisa. Complicidades y misterios. Barcelona, La Vanguardia, March 15.
Combala. Victoria. Tras la huella de Vermeer, Madrid, Babelia-El Pas, March 4.
Perez. Jos Luis. Victor Pimstein-Galera Joan Prats, Madrid, Lpiz, Ao XV, Num. 121.
1994
Combala. Victoria. Dos jovenes, Madrid, El Pas, March 28.
1992
Zabalbeascoa. Anatxu. Entrevista a Vctor Pimstein, Diari de Barcelona, April 13.
1991
Donoso. Jos. Lo nuevo..., , Barcelona Pimstein atTom Maddock, November.
Miralles. Francesc. Vctor Pimstein, Barcelona, La Vanguardia, November 12.




Architecture and design
2011
Urban Home. Barcelona.
2006
Artist Studio. Barcelona.
2005
A Travers dels Temps. Catalogue conception,
design by Mar Lisson. Palau de la Virreina, Barcelona.
Exhibited in Ready to Read- Book design from Spain. Instituto Cervantes, N.Y..
1996
Casa Bicfala. Private residence in Chile. (with L. Marcial).
1991
Samarcanda Cultural Center. International Competition, (with L. Marcial).
1990
Exhibition: The Works of Viaplana y Pion. Harvard and Washington Universities.




Collaborations
1990
Torres y Martnez Lapea. Barcelona. Kumamoto Museum, Japan.
1989
Bonell y Gil. Barcelona. Polideportivo Olmpico, Banyoles.
1984
Alessandro Anselmi. Roma. Concorso Parco Urbano, Bologna.




Video and photography
1990
The Works of Viaplana y Pin. Harvard University.
1989
Luis Barragn. Photography, Harvard University.
Ripensando una citt. Documentary on the city of Caltagirone, Italia. Script, photgraphy, direction.
Progressive Architecture Award for Research in Architecture.




Publications
2010
"A Public Fiction". Mc Bride Studio, PEI, MACBA, Barcelona.
2005
The artist as a rag doll. Steve Afif exhibition catalogue, Galera Altair, Palma de Mallorca.
Lo contemporneo. in A Travers dels Temps. Antonio Mir. Palau de la Virreina, Barcelona.
2003
Paisaje Ideal, Galera Joan Prats. Barcelona.
Commonplaces, The Blue Gallery. London.
1999
Esencia, Esencias V. Cajastur, Oviedo.
Vermeer, Vctor Pimstein-Joan Prats. Barcelona.
1998
Travels, Canadians in Barcelona. Actar, Barcelona.
1990
Ripensando una citt. Harvard University Press, Cambridge.




Teaching and lectures
2011
"The Lining". ELISAVA, Barcelona.
2010
Public Fictions. MACBA, Barclona (with Rita Mc Bride). Workshop.
2008
No new news. ELISAVA, Barcelona.
1998
Idea y forma, Monet, Proust, Loos, Chaplin, Morandi.
Universidad Internacional de Catalunya, Barcelona.
1997
Una luz imperfecta. Facultad de Bellas Artes, UB Barcelona.
El sujeto: texto o pretexto?. UPB. Prof. Pedro Azara.
1996
University of Calgary. Barcelona. (With M. Koole). Workshop.
Elisava. Barcelona. (With Bea Goller). Design workshop.
1995
Elisava. Barcelona. (With Bea Goller). Design workshop.
1990
Harvard University. G.S.D. Teaching assistant to Architectural Theory, Prof. J. Silvetti.




Education
1985
Harvard University. Master of Architecture.
Courses with Hejduk, Moneo, Torres, Silvetti, Machado, Sekler, Evans, Burns, K. Michael Hayes.
1981
Columbia University. Bachelor of Arts in comparative literature.
Courses with Lotringer, Edward Said, Grey, Kenneth Koch, Kristeva, Rifaterre, Smith-Miller.
1980
Syracuse University. Newhouse School of Public Communications.




Additional information
. Has lived in Boston, Montpellier, New York, Roma and Mexico City.
Resident of Barcelona since 1989. Born in Mxico D.F. in 1962.