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Omar Pimienta

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Tijuana México

Birth year

Lives in
Tijuana/San Diego

Works in
San Diego


Representing galleries

graffiti/street-art, photography, collective, video-art, installation, mixed-media


Omar Pimienta (Tijuana-San Diego) is an interdisciplinary artist who uses the lens of personal-geography while working with media such as photography, video, installations, and text, among others, in order to explore social landscapes, collective and individual histories, and the spaces within/between the imagination and the image. He received his B.A in Latin American Studies from San Diego State University in 2006, and is currently an MFA candidate in the Visual Arts department at the University of California, San Diego. He has published two books of poetry, Primera Persona Ella (Ediciones de La Esquina, 2004) and La Libertad: Ciudad de Paso (CECUT, 2006), which has recently been re-edited by Aullido Libros (Huelva, Spain).

Recent Exhibits

Omar Pimienta participated in these exhibits:

Nov, 2013 Fault Metaphors
The Collaborative
Oct, 2011 Faculty Plus One
San Diego Mesa College Art Gallery
Jul, 2011 This Old House
This Old House, Alpine, CA
May, 2009 MFA 2009
University Art Gallery, UCSD
Feb, 2009 New Contemporaries II
Noel-Baza Fine Art
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