Curriculum Vitae

ART PRACTICE - SOLO & GROUP SHOWS
2020
The Every Day Feminist, Milwaukee, WI (cancelled - new date TBA)
Power of the Feminine: (Re)Interpretadas

2019
Kaleidoscope, solo show, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
Bodies: Material & Digital; Substances & Containers, Chicago Art Department, Chicago, IL
Refreshing Feminism, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
I Am American, Freeport Art Museum, Freeport, IL

2018
Arte & Género, Ministerio de Cultura y Patrimonio, Quito, Ecuador
I AMerican, Tall Grass Arts Center, Park Forest, IL

2017
Indignation Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT
I AMerican Exhibit (group tour), Argonne Labs Gallery, Batavia, IL
disrupt that $h!+ construct that $h!+, Plus Gallery, Chicago, IL

2016
Squeaky Clean, Zhou B. Art Center, Chicago, IL
#ListenUp! Was There All There Is, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL
I AMerican Exhibit (group tour), Schoenherr Gallery, North Central College, Naperville, IL

2015
Senses (Solo Show), Photo Four Gallery at South Suburban College, South Holland, IL
Hybrids Paradise, Evanston Art Center Inaugural Exhibition, Evanston, IL
Absent from the Body, Chicago, IL
Suspended, Zhou Brother Art Center, Chicago, IL
Finders Keepers, ArtShare L.A., Los Angeles, CA
Personal Project, Throop Studio Gallery, Chicago, IL

2014
Subspecies Synergia (Solo Show), Qorikancha Temple, Cuzco, Peru
I AMerican Exhibit (group tour), Governors State University, Chicago, IL
I AMerican Exhibition (group tour), White Ripple Gallery & Co., Hammond, IN
National Self-Portrait Exhibition, Zhou B. Art Center, Chicago, IL
I AMerican Exhibit, (group tour) Water Street Studios, Batvia, IL

2013
ArtSpot Fair - Art Basel – Miami, FL
Hunger Exhibition, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Creatives Rising Public Projection, New York, NY
Art Meeting, GalRy, Paris, France
The Story of the Creative, See Me Gallery, New York, NY
Lightsense, Zhou B. Art Center, Chicago, IL
Sister Cities International Artist Showcase, City of Miami Beach, Miami Beach, FL

2012
Miami River Art Fair - Art Basel Week – Miami, FL
International Contemporary, Nina Torres Fine Art, Miami, FL

ART PRACTICE: CURATORIAL ART PRACTICE
March 2020 - Power of the Feminine: (Re)Interpretadas - Chicago, IL
December 2019 - Aqua Art Fair - Miami Beach, FL
June 2019 - Vital Signs, Public Art Event, Florence - Tuscany, Italy
May 2019 - Vital Signs at Ionion Center for the Arts & Culture, Kefalonia Island, Greece
July – 2018 – Vital Signs – Zhou B Art Center
October 2017 - Power of the Feminine - Art NXT Level Projects/33 Contemporary
September 2017 - Time Lapse Show - UnLock hause
November - December 2016 - Twisted Oyster Experimental Film Festival Ed. 2
March July 2016 - UnLock Hause (miscellaneous art shows)
November 2015 - Twisted Oyster Experimental Film Festival Ed. 1
June 2015 - Interwoven Art Exhibition at Throop Studio
March 2015 –February 2016 – Kinetic Art Projects
December 2014 – February 2016 - New media and Performance Art Room at Zhou B. Art Center*

WORKSHOPS
Winter 2019-2020 - Highland Park Art Center - Abstract painting, computer art
Summer 2018 - Experimental drawing and figure drawing, the future of animation
Fall-Winter 2016-17 - Figure Drawing
December 2016 – Video art presentation and workshop to local young artists

PRESENTATION LECTURES
June 2020 - Biennial Wynwood, Miami, FL
December 2018 - St. Clement School, Chicago, IL
January 2018 - Harold Washington College
October 2017 - Artist talk, host and moderator. Power of the Feminine exhibition
March 2017 - Plus Gallery
October 2016 - South Suburban College

PUBLICATIONS/MEDIA
NPR, WNIJ: https://www.northernpublicradio.org/post/museum-exhibit-offers-diverse-thoughts-being-american
Art NXT Level: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6487663799410270208
Voyage Chicago: http://voyagechicago.com/interview/meet-twisted-oyster-film-new-media-festival-logan-square/
ACS Magazine, special Time-based media issue: https://www.acs-mag.com/firsttime-basedmediaissu
ACS Magazine: https://view.joomag.com/acs-magazine-november-december-2015-issue/0771700001476676769
Amplified Art Network: http://www.amplifiedartnetwork.com/multimedia-artist-the-amazing-pia-cruzalegui/
Peripheral Arteries: https://issuu.com/artpress/docs/peripheral_arteries_art_review_-__j_425b53057d6fc3
SAIC: http://sites.saic.edu/lowres2016/artist/pia-cruzalegui/
Argonne Today: https://today.anl.gov/2017/06/art-exhibit-i-am-american-exhibition/
I Am American Show: https://iamamericanshow.wordpress.com/
Emirates Woman: http://emirateswoman.com/hunger-halloween-art-exhibition/
NCTV17, Schoenherr Gallery: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cKXYuGCdeO8
Miami River Art Vernissage: https://issuu.com/ninatorresfineart/docs/mraf-catalog/28
Sister Cities Artist Showcase: http://ntfineart.com/portfolio-items/sister-cities-international-artist-showcase-april/

AFFILIATIONS
College Art Association
Fractured Atlas
VADB-Comunidad de Arte Contemporáneo Latinoamérica
Chicago Sculpture International
Paul Artspace, St. Louis, Mo (Advisory Board Member)
The Association of Art Museum Curators
Illinois Artist List
Adobe Education Exchange
Logansquarist (volunteer)