biografía de Damián ORTEGA (1967)

Personal data


Birth : 1967 - Mexico, Mexico
Sex : M
Nationality/Affiliation : Mexico

Address

Mexico, Mexico

Representatives

D’Amelio Terras – 525 West 22nd Street – New York NY, United States
Galería Kurimanzutto – Mazatlan 5 Deptop-6 – Mexico, Mexico

Work


Categorie and medium


Sculpture-Volume : Assemblage - Installation
Photography : C print
Audiovisual-Multimedia : Video

Works

Action
Date of creation : 2000
Medium : Installation
Size : 120 x 30 x 40 cm
 
American Toilet
Date of creation : 1997
Medium : C print
Size : 16 x 21 inch
 
Liquid Center/Centro Líquido
Date of creation : 1997
Medium : Video
Technical data : 1'
 
Pico Cansado (Tired Pickax)
Date of creation : 1996
Medium : C print
Size : 16 x 20 inch
 

Solo Exhibitions (Selected)


Solo exhibitions

1997

Reglas e Instintos
Art & Idea – Mexico, Mexico
1997

1991

Fuerza Vivai
Galería Etnia – Mexico, Mexico
1991

Group Exhibitions (Selected)


Art shows / fairs

2006

Frieze Art Fair
Regent’s Park – London, United Kingdom
10/12/2006 – 10/15/2006
Represented by : Galeria Fortes Vilaça – Rue Fradique Coutinho 1500 – São Paulo, Brazil

2004

Art 35 Basel
Messe Basel – Basel BS, Switzerland
06/16/2004 – 06/21/2004
Represented by : Galeria Fortes Vilaça – Rue Fradique Coutinho 1500 – São Paulo, Brazil

2003

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/04/2003 – 12/07/2003
Represented by : D’Amelio Terras – 525 West 22nd Street – New York NY, United States

Art Chicago 2003
Navy Pier’s Festival Hall – Chicago IL, United States
05/09/2003 – 05/12/2003
Represented by : D’Amelio Terras – 525 West 22nd Street – New York NY, United States

The Armory Show 2003
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
03/07/2003 – 03/10/2003
Represented by : Pepe Cobo Galería – Cardenal Cisneros 5 – Sevilla, Spain

2002

Art Basel Miami Beach
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/05/2002 – 12/08/2002
Represented by : D’Amelio Terras – 525 West 22nd Street – New York NY, United States

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

The Armory Show 2002
Piers 88 & 90 – New York NY, United States
02/22/2002 – 02/25/2002
Represented by : D’Amelio Terras – 525 West 22nd Street – New York NY, United States

2001

Art Basel Miami Beach: cancelled
Miami Beach Convention Center – Miami Beach FL, United States
12/13/2001 – 12/16/2001
Represented by : D’Amelio Terras – 525 West 22nd Street – New York NY, United States

1999

ARCO – Feria Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo, n°18
Parque Ferial Juan Carlos I – Madrid, Spain
02/11/1999 – 02/16/1999


Group exhibitions

2006

Dark Matter
White Cube – London, United Kingdom
07/07/2006 – 09/09/2006

2004

Specific Objects: the Minimalist Influence
MCA Museum of contemporary art San Diego in La Jolla – San Diego CA, United States
09/26/2004 – 01/30/2005

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

2002

7
Galleria Continua – San Gimignano SI, Italy
09/2002

2001

Animations
P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center – Long Island NY, United States
2001

Tirana Biennale 1 – Escape
National Gallery – Tirana, Albania
09/15/2001 – 10/15/2001

Squatters/Ocupações
Fundação de Serralves – Porto, Portugal
06/24/2001 – 09/16/2001

1999

Dobles Vidas
Museo Textil – Barcelona, Spain
1999

Moi et ma circonstance : la mobilité dans l’art contemporain mexicain / Yo y mi Circunstancia
National Gallery of Canada / Musée des Beaux-Arts du Canada – Montréal QC, Canada
11/04/1999 – 02/06/2000

1998

Yesterday Begins Tomorrow: Ideals, Dreams and the Contemporary Awakening
Bard College – Annandale-on-Hudson NY, United States
1998

Prépositions
Musée départemental d’art contemporain de Rochechouart – Rochechouart, France
1998

1997

Lines of Loss
Artist’s Space – New York NY, United States
1997

1994

Beelden Buiten
Tuin de Brabadere – Tielt, Belgium
1994

1993

Instalciones
Temistocles 44 – Mexico, Mexico
1993

1991

Aire Fresco en el Verano del Amor
Division Arte – Mexico, Mexico
1991

Las Manos del Artista
Galeria La Casona II – Mexico, Mexico
1991

Bibliography (Selected)


On the artist


Books

2000

Fresh Cream
Publisher: Phaidon Press – Regent’s Wharf – London, United Kingdom
11/2000
ISBN : 0714891142


Exhibition catalogues

2001

Tirana Biennale 1
Publisher: Giancarlo Politi Editore – Via Carlo Farini 68 – Milan MI, Italy
Preface Writer: Robecchi Michele – Milan MI, Italy
2001
ISBN : 8878161225


Periodicals

2002

GIONI Massimiliano – New York cut up
in: Flash Art n° 224 p. 77 vol. 34
Milan MI, Italy
05/2002-06/2002

BHATNAGAR Priya, MENIN Samuele & ROBECCHI Michele – Focus Mexico
in: Flash Art n° 225 p. 86 vol. 34
Milan MI, Italy
07/2002-09/2002

1997

GALLO Ruben – Lines of Loss
in: Flash Art
Milan MI, Italy
05/1997-06/1997
ISBN : 03941493

COTTER Holland – Lines of Loss
in: The New York Times
New York NY, United States
12/12/1997

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