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biography of Gabriel OROZCO (1962)

Personal data


Birth : 1962 - Jalapa, Mexico
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : Mexico - United States

Address

New York NY New York, United States

Representatives

Anthony d’Offay Gallery – 9, 21 & 23 Dering Street – London, United Kingdom
Galerie Chantal Crousel – 40 rue Quincampoix – Paris, France
Marian Goodman Gallery – 24 West 57th Street – New York NY, United States


Education

1981 – 1984 : ENAP Escuela Nacional de Artes Plásticas – UNAM Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México – Calle Constitución No.600 – Mexico, Mexico
1986 – 1987 : Círculo de Bellas Artes – Alcala 42 – Madrid, Spain

Professional data


Work and Life

He also lives and works in Mexico City, Mexico.

Work


Categorie and medium


Sculpture-Volume : Assemblage - Installation
Drawing-Watercolor : Graphite - Pencil

Subject

death
nature

Movements and styles

Latin American Art

Works

Ventilator
Date of creation : 1997
Medium : Installation
 
Black Kites
Date of creation : 1997
Medium : Graphite
Materials : bone
Technical data : human skull
 
Until you find another yellow Schwalbe
Date of creation : 1995
Medium : Photograph
 
Sans titre
Date of creation : 1995
Medium : Pencil
Supports : tracing paper
Size : 30 x 21 cm
 
La D.S
Date of creation : 1993
Medium : Object
Technical data : car
Size : 144 x 120 x 488 cm
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

2009

Retrospective Gabriel Orozco
Museum of Modern Art – New York NY, United States
12/13/2009 – 03/01/2010

2007

FRAC Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain Picardie – Amiens, France
01/26/2007 – 04/04/2007

2005

Espacio Uno – Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia – Madrid, Spain
02/08/2005 – 06/06/2005

2004

Directions: Gabriel Orozco
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden – Washington DC, United States
06/17/2004 – 09/06/2004

2003

Marian Goodman Gallery – New York NY, United States
10/22/2003 – 11/22/2003

2002

Stedelijk Museum – Amsterdam, Netherlands
2002 – 12/14/2002

Galerie Chantal Crousel – Paris, France
11/07/2002 – 01/11/2003

2001

Marian Goodman Gallery – New York NY, United States
11/07/2001 – 12/29/2001

Gabriel Orozco
MARCO Museo de Arte Contemporáneo – Monterrey, Mexico
2001

Places in Mind : Modern Photographs from the Collection
The Metropolitan Museum of Art – New York NY, United States
2001

2000

Gabriel Orozco
Museo Rufino Tamayo – Mexico, Mexico
2000

Gabriel Orozco
MOCA Museum of Contemporary Art at California Plaza – Los Angeles CA, United States
2000

1999

Galerie Chantal Crousel – Paris, France
1999

Photogravity
Philadelphia Museum of Art – Philadelphia PA, United States
1999

Museum Studies 5 : Gabriel Orozco
Philadelphia Museum of Art – Philadelphia PA, United States
10/27/1999 – 12/12/1999

1998

Que triunfen los strajeros
Centro Fotografico Alvarex Bravo – Oaxaca de Juárez, Mexico
1998

1997

Recordings and Drawings
Stedelijk Museum – Amsterdam, Netherlands
1997

1996

Gabriel Orozco presents Tense
AGO Art Gallery of Ontario – Ontario CA, United States
1996

Atomist
Monica De Cardenas – Milan MI, Italy
1996

Marian Goodman Gallery – New York NY, United States
1996

1995

Monica De Cardenas – Milan MI, Italy
1995

1994

MCA Museum of Contemporary Art – Chicago IL, United States
1994

1993

Projects 41
MoMA Museum of Modern Art – New York NY, United States
1993

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2006

Frieze Art Fair
Regent’s Park – London, United Kingdom
10/12/2006 – 10/15/2006
Represented by : Galerie Chantal Crousel – 40 rue Quincampoix – Paris, France

2004

FIAC Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain, n°31
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/21/2004 – 10/25/2004
Represented by : Galerie Chantal Crousel – 40 rue Quincampoix – Paris, France

Art 35 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/16/2004 – 06/21/2004
Represented by : Galerie Chantal Crousel – 40 rue Quincampoix – Paris, France

2003

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/04/2003 – 12/07/2003
Represented by : Marian Goodman Gallery – 79 Rue du Temple – Paris, France

Art 34 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/18/2003 – 06/23/2003
Represented by : Galerie Chantal Crousel – 40 rue Quincampoix – Paris, France

The Armory Show 2003
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
03/07/2003 – 03/10/2003
Represented by : Marian Goodman Gallery – 79 Rue du Temple – Paris, France

2002

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/05/2002 – 12/08/2002
Represented by : Galerie Chantal Crousel – 40 rue Quincampoix – Paris, France

FIAC, n°29
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/24/2002 – 10/28/2002
Represented by : Galerie Chantal Crousel – 40 rue Quincampoix – Paris, France

Art Forum Berlin, n° 7
Messegelände Berlin / Exhibition Grounds Berlin – Berlin, Germany
09/26/2002 – 09/30/2002
Represented by : Galería Kurimanzutto – Mazatlan 5 Deptop-6 – Mexico, Mexico

Art 33 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/12/2002 – 06/17/2002
Represented by : Monica De Cardenas – Via F. Vigano 4 – Milan MI, Italy

The Armory Show 2002
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/22/2002 – 02/25/2002
Represented by : Galerie Chantal Crousel – 40 rue Quincampoix – Paris, France

2001

Art Basel Miami Beach: cancelled
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/13/2001 – 12/16/2001
Represented by : Galerie Chantal Crousel – 40 rue Quincampoix – Paris, France

ARTissima – Arte Contemporaneo a Torino, n° 8
Palazzo del Lavoro – Turin TO, Italy
11/15/2001 – 11/18/2001
Represented by : Galerie Chantal Crousel – 40 rue Quincampoix – Paris, France

FIAC, n°28
Paris Expo – Porte de Versailles – Paris, France
10/10/2001 – 10/15/2001
Represented by : Galerie Chantal Crousel – 40 rue Quincampoix – Paris, France

Art 32 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/13/2001 – 06/18/2001
Represented by : Galerie Chantal Crousel – 40 rue Quincampoix – Paris, France

Art Frankfurt – Die europäische Messe für junge Kunst, n° 13
Frankfurt, Germany
04/28/2001 – 05/01/2001
Represented by : Frameworks Verlagsgesellschaft mbH – Gumpendorfer Strasse 89 – Vienna, Austria

The Armory Show 2001
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/23/2001 – 02/26/2001
Represented by : Marian Goodman Gallery – 24 West 57th Street – New York NY, United States

2000

ARTissima – Arte Contemporaneo a Torino, n° 7
Palazzo del Lavoro – Turin TO, Italy
10/05/2000 – 10/08/2000
Represented by : Galerie Chantal Crousel – 40 rue Quincampoix – Paris, France

1999

Art Cologne, n° 33
Cologne, Germany
11/07/1999 – 11/14/1999
Represented by : Anthony d’Offay Gallery – 9, 21 & 23 Dering Street – London, United Kingdom

ARTissima – Arte Contemporaneo a Torino, n° 6
Turin TO, Italy
10/07/1999 – 10/10/1999
Represented by : Galerie Chantal Crousel – 40 rue Quincampoix – Paris, France

1998

ARCO – Feria Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo, n°17
Parque Ferial Juan Carlos I – Madrid, Spain
1998
Represented by : Galerie Chantal Crousel – 40 rue Quincampoix – Paris, France


Festivals

2001

ARS 01
Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art – Helsinki, Finland
09/30/2001 – 01/20/2002


Group exhibitions

2008

Des constructeurs élclectiques
CRAC Centre Régional d’Art Contemporain du Languedoc-Roussillon – Sète, France
02/18/2008 – 05/11/2008

2005

Translation
Paris, France
06/23/2005 – 09/18/2005

2004

Le proche et le lointain / Near and Far
Domaine de Kerguéhennec, Centre d’Art Contemporain – Bignan, France
2004 – 03/28/2004

Realm of the Senses
James Cohan Gallery – New York NY, United States
12/10/2004 – 01/29/2005

Made in Mexico
UCLA Hammer Museum – Los Angeles CA, United States
06/06/2004 – 09/12/2004

Contre-images
Carré d’Art – Musée d’art contemporain – Nîmes, France
06/03/2004 – 09/26/2004

The Game Show
James Cohan Gallery – New York NY, United States
01/09/2004 – 02/14/2004

2003

Common Wealth
Tate Modern – London, United Kingdom
10/22/2003 – 12/28/2003

Le Cabinet d’Ann Philbin
FRAC Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain Picardie – Amiens, France
06/13/2003 – 07/26/2003

Le Cabinet de Gabriel Orozco
FRAC Fonds Régional d’Art Contemporain Picardie – Amiens, France
01/24/2003 – 02/22/2003

2002

Passenger – The Viewer as Participant
Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst – Oslo, Norway
2002 – 04/21/2002

L’Ultima Cena
Castel dell’Ovo – Naples NA, Italy
12/20/2002 – 01/25/2003

Moving Pictures
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum – New York NY, United States
06/28/2002 – 01/12/2003

Documenta XI
Kunsthalle Fridericianum – Kassel, Germany
06/08/2002 – 09/15/2002

2001

Conversation/s
Musée départemental – Gap, France
2001

EGOFUGAL : Fugue from Ego for the Next Emergence – 7th International Istanbul Biennial
Istanbul, Turkey
09/22/2001 – 11/17/2001

Let’s entertain
Miami Art Museum – Miami FL, United States
09/14/2001 – 11/18/2001

Mega Wave : Towards a New Synthesis – Yokohama International Triennale of Contemporary Art
Yokohama, Japan
09/02/2001 – 11/11/2001

Mélanges
Domaine de Kerguéhennec, Centre d’Art Contemporain – Bignan, France
06/30/2001 – 09/09/2001

Dévoler – Vivent les FRAC (suite)
IAC Institut d’art contemporain – Villeurbanne, France
06/22/2001 – 11/18/2001

Kyoto Portal
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts – San Francisco CA, United States
06/21/2001 – 06/22/2001

Let’s entertain
Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg – Wolfsburg, Germany
03/16/2001 – 07/15/2001

2000

Au delà du Spectacle / Let’s entertain
MNAM Musée National d’Art Moderne – Centre National d’Art et de Culture Georges Pompidou – Paris, France
11/22/2000 – 01/08/2001

Veronica’s Revenge
MCA Museum of Contemporary Art – Sydney NSW, Australia
11/16/2000 – 03/04/2001

Let’s entertain
Portland Art Museum – Portland OR, United States
07/07/2000 – 09/17/2000

Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and Twentieth Century Mexican Art: The Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection
MCA Museum of Contemporary Art – San Diego CA, United States
05/14/2000 – 09/03/2000

Let’s entertain
Walker Art Center – Minneapolis MN, United States
02/12/2000 – 04/30/2000

Versiones del Sur
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia – Madrid, Spain
2000

1999

Looking for a place – SITE Santa Fe’s Third International Biennial
Site Santa Fe – Santa Fe NM, United States
1999

Memoria_Presente
MAC Museo de Arte Contemporáneo – Santiago de Chile, Chile
06/07/1999 – 07/23/1999

1998

Le Fragment, la Durée, le Montage
Ecole des Beaux-Arts – Quimper, France
1998

Roteiros – Bienal Internacional de São Paulo, n°24
Parque do Ibirapuera – São Paulo, Brazil
10/03/1998 – 12/13/1998

1997

Gabriel Orozco, Sigmar Polke : Voyages
Galerie Chantal Crousel – Paris, France
1997

A Decade of Collecting
MoMA Museum of Modern Art – New York NY, United States
09/17/1997 – 01/13/1998

Documenta X
Kunsthalle Fridericianum – Kassel, Germany
06/21/1997 – 09/28/1997

Whitney Museum of American Art Biennial Exhibition, n°69
Whitney Museum of American Art – New York NY, United States
03/20/1997 – 06/01/1997

1996

Recaptured Nature
Marian Goodman Gallery – New York NY, United States
1996

Where is Abel, Thy Brother
Galeria Sztuki Wspolczesnej Zacheta – Warsaw, Poland
1996

1995

Cityscape
Monica De Cardenas – Milan MI, Italy
1995

Currents ’95 Familiar Places
ICA The Institute of Contemporary Art – Boston MA, United States
1995

Kwangju Biennale, n° 1
Kwangju, South Korea (Republic of Korea)
09/20/1995 – 11/20/1995

1994

The Epic and the Everyday: Contemporary Photography in Art
Hayward Gallery – London, United Kingdom
1994

1993

Aperto 93 – 45° Biennale di Venezia
Giardini di Castello / Arsenale – Venice VE, Italy
1993

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Books

2002

Art Now
Publisher: Taschen – Hohenzollernring 53 – Cologne, Germany
Author: Grosenick Uta – Cologne, Germany
Author: Riemschneider Burkhard
2002
ISBN : 382281444X

2001

Art Contemporain : un choix de 200 oeuvres du Fonds national d’art contemporain, (1985-1999)
Participant: Ministère de la Culture et de la Communication – 3 rue Valois – Paris, France
Participant: DAP Délégation aux arts plastiques – 27, avenue de l’Opéra – Paris, France
Participant: FIACRE Fonds d’Incitation à la Création – Centre National des Arts Plastiques – Département du soutien à la création et à la diffusion 27 avenue de l’Opéra – Paris, France
Publisher: Editions du Chêne – 43 quai Grenelle – Paris, France
10/2001
ISBN : 2842773373

1999

Art at the Turn of the Millenium / L’Art au Tournant de l’An 2000
Publisher: Taschen – Hohenzollernring 53 – Cologne, Germany
Author: Collectif
Director of publication: Grosenick Uta – Cologne, Germany
1999
ISBN : 3822873934


Exhibition catalogues

2001

7th International Istanbul Biennial
Istanbul, Turkey
2001
ISBN : 9757383227


Periodicals

2004

NICHOLS Matthew Guy – Gabriel Orozco at Marian Goodman
in: Art in America n° 2 p. 121
New York NY, United States
02/2004

2002

COLARD Jean-Max & BOUSTEAU Fabrice – Figures contemporaines / Contemporary figures
in: Qu’est-ce-que l’art ? What is art ? (today) – Beaux Arts Magazine p. 180
Paris, France
05/2002
ISBN : 07572271

1998

Gabriel Orozco : Musée d’art Moderne de la Ville de Paris
in: Artforum
New York NY, United States
01/1998

Legals

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