Lucia Hierro

Lucia Hierro: Coroto y Ajuares

January 20 - April 28, 2024

  • Lucia Hierro, from the exhibition “¿Usted Qué Come Que Adivina?” CJG2 June 2023. Courtesy of Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles.

About Lucia Hierro

Lucia Hierro is a Dominican American conceptual artist born and raised in New York City, Washington Heights/Inwood, and currently based in the South Bronx. Lucia’s practice, which includes sculpture, digital media and installation, confronts twenty-first century capitalism through an intersectional lens. She received a BFA from SUNY Purchase (2010) and an MFA from Yale School of Art (2013). Hierro’s work has been exhibited at venues including the Bronx Museum of the Arts, the Museum of African Diaspora (MoAD), San Francisco; Jeffrey Deitch Gallery, Los Angeles; Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York; Latchkey Projects, New York; Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles; Primary Projects, Miami; Sean Horton Presents, Dallas; and Casa Quien in the Dominican Republic.

Her works reside in the collections of the Guggenheim Museum New York; the Museum of Fine Arts Boston; Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego; El Museo del Barrio, New York City; the Perez Art Museum, Miami; the JP Morgan & Chase Collection; the Progressive Art Collection and the Rennie Collection, Vancouver; among others. In 2021, Lucia’s work was exhibited in ESTAMOS BIEN: LA TRIENAL 20/21, El Museo del Barrio’s first national large-scale survey of Latinx contemporary art featuring more than 40 artists from the US and Puerto Rico/ She was the subject of a solo exhibition at the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield  titled Marginal Costs. Lucia had a solo show at Fabienne Levy Gallery in Lausanne, Switzerland in December 2022. Lucia is represented by Charlie James Gallery, Los Angeles.