José Luis Cortés-Santander

JOSÉ LUIS CORTÉS-SANTANDER

 

Curriculum Vitae

 

Born 1980 in Mexico City

 
Education
 
2008 Master in Fine Arts, New Forms. Pratt Institute. Brooklyn, New York
2004 Bachelor in Fine Arts. Universidad de las Américas, Puebla. Mexico
2003 Academic residence. BA Fine Arts Program. University of Leeds, U.K.
 
 
Selected solo exhibitions
 
2015 Unidad de prescripción. Zona El Chilar. Oaxaca, México
2014Prensa diaria (two artists). Salón Madrid. Madrid, España
2013Heavy boxes perform quick waltzes and jigs. The Goma gallery. Madrid, Spain
2013 Efectos evanescentes del claroscuro natural. ENPEG “La Esmeralda”, Mexico City
2012 Next time you see me it wonʼt be me(two artists) Kunsthalle Galapagos, New York
2011 Secrets are the knots that bind the world. The Goma gallery. Madrid, Spain
2008 Who Wants To Live Forever. Pratt Studios Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
2006 Recent work. MDF Gallery (two artists), Mexico City
2005 The Kids are Alright. “Entre estudio y galería” gallery. Puebla, Mexico
2005 Parafernalia. El Particular art space. México City
2004 Kamouflage, LAALvaca, non-profit art space. Puebla, Mexico
 
 
Selected group exhibitions
 
2015 Imago Mundi (Mexico), Venice, Italy
2015 75 años, 75 artistas. Colección de arte UDLAP, Capilla del Arte. Puebla, Mexico
2014 Different Speech / Unfamiliar Action / Unused Action. Nola-Darling. New York City
2014 The Invitational. Kunsthalle Galapagos. Brooklyn, New York
2013 Un viaje a la luna. Proyectos Monclova, Mexico City
2012 Creación en movimiento. FONCA, Querétaro (Museo de la Ciudad) and Mexico City
2011 The Dialectic City. Laboratorio de Artes Binarios, Santurce, Puerto Rico
2011 Panóptico. Fototeca Juan Crisóstomo Méndez, Puebla, Mexico
2011 Re-cover. Casa del Lago, Mexico City
2011 San Jerónimo 31. Centro histórico, México City
2010 Creación en movimiento. FONCA, Morelia and Mexico City
2009 La Constelación del Perro. Casino Metropolitano, México DF &Universidad de Guanajuato, México
2009 On the Shoulders of David. Jaus Art Gallery. Los Ángeles, US
2008 There is No Synonym for Hope. Smack Mellon. Brooklyn, New York
2008 Politics & Other Diversions. NURTURE Art. Brooklyn, New York
2008 Building Steam. Grossman Gallery, Lafayette College. Easton Pennsylvania
2008 Smalls. Burning River Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
2008 Arte Ba, International Art Fair. Harto_espacio Gallery. Buenos Aires, Argentina
2008 Intellectual Property. Meat Market Gallery. Washington DC, U.S.
2008 Small Works. Lucky Gallery. Brooklyn, NY
2007 Correo Domestico Revisited. Galerie Nod, Prague, Czech Republic
2007 Undercurrent, Pratt at White Box. The Annex, New York
2007 Emergency Biennale. Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, Turkey
2007 Half-Mast. Haydee Rovirosa Gallery. New York
2007 Talking with my friends. Y Gallery. Queens, New York
2007 Separation Perfected, video-art program. NCCA, Moscow, Russia
2007 MACO. International Art Fair. Harto_espacio Gallery booth. Mexico City
2007 Remedios y Rumores. Casa del Caballero Aguila. Puebla, Mexico
2006 Collision of Forces. Steuben West Gallery, Pratt Institute. New York
2006 Regeneraciones.Museo de San Pedro, Puebla. Mexico
2006 SICE Transition Compound. Gallerie Nord. Berlin, Germany
2006 Eine Hausfrau Kommt Selten Alleine. Pictura. Doredrecht, Netherlands
2006 Cuatro Puntos. “Tres 50” Centro Cultural. Chiapa de Corzo, Chiapas. Mexico
2005 Like a Rolling Stone. La Casa de las Novias. Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico
2005 EX-site. X Teresa Arte Actual Museum. Mexico City, Mexico
2004 Piso 2. Contemporary Art Laboratory. Mexico City, Mexico
2004 Sobre el Muro. Entre Espacio y Galería. Puebla, Mexico
2004 Lactúmen. E21 Gallery. Cuernavaca Morelos, Mexico
2004 Estética Canina. La Perrera Art Workshop. Puebla, Mexico
2004 Correo Doméstico. Harto_espacio. Montevideo, Uruguay.
2003 Revisión Dos. E.N.P.E.G. Gallery. Nacional Center of the Arts. Mexico City, Mexico
2003 La fraternidad universal para la P. y D. de M. Bondarchuk. Art & Idea, Mexico City
2003 Beca en Dólares. Nadie Opina Group. Espacio la Rebeca. Bogotá, Colombia.
2003 Gelatina Fotoseptiembre. LAALvaca. Puebla, Mexico
2003 Takeover, a Newsswen project. Leeds Old Mining Building, United Kingdom.
2002 Sala de Recuperación. Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil. Mexico City, Mexico
 
 
Distinctions, prizes and nominations
 
2011 Recipent of the National Grant for Young Creators, FONCA Mexico
2009 Recipent of the National Grant for Young Creators, FONCA Mexico
2008 Nomination for the Joan Mitchell Foundation MFA Grant for sculpture
2007 Nomination for the Dedalus Foundation MFA Grant
2006 Fulbright Grant for MFA at Pratt Institute, New York, United States
2006 Grant for Foreign Studies, sponsored by La Colección Jumex, Mexico
2003 Recipient of “Beca en Dólares” grant & project. Nadie Opina Group La Rebeca Space. Bogotá, Colombia
2002 & 2004 Collective state grant for independent projects by Fondo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes. To LAALvaca, non-profit art space. Puebla, Mexico
 
 
Selected publications
 
2015 NICHTSALSSCHOENHEIT. Ausgabe #2 Manifeste: MNFST. Germany
2014 MAKE Literary Magazine. Issue #15: Misfits (Portfolio). US
2013 Sin límites. Arte contemporáneo en la ciudad de México 2000–2010. Mexico
2012 PEEPING TOMʼS DIGEST #2 MEXICO. France
2012 das SUPER PAPER Issue #25 Periférico. Australia