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Yoshua Okón was born in Mexico City in 1970 where he currently lives. His work, like a series of near-sociological experiments executed for the camera, blends staged situations, documentation and improvisation

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Yoshua Okón was born in Mexico City in 1970 where he currently lives. His work, like a series of near-sociological experiments executed for the camera, blends staged situations, documentation and improvisation and questions habitual perceptions of reality and truth, selfhood and morality. In 2002 he received an MFA from UCLA with a Fulbright scholarship. His solo shows exhibitions include: Salò Island, UC Irvine, Irvine; Piovra, Kaufmann Repetto, Milan; Poulpe, Mor Charpentier, Paris; Octopus, Cornerhouse, Manchester and Hammer Museum, Los Angeles and SUBTITLE, Städtische Kunsthalle, Munich. His group exhibitions include: Gwangju Biennale, Korea; Antes de la resaca, MUAC, Mexico City; Incongruous, Musèe Cantonal des Beux-Arts, Lausanne; The Mole s Horizon, Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels; Mercosur Biennial, Porto Alegre; Amateurs, CCA Wattis; San Francisco; Laughing in a Foreign Language, Hayward Gallery, London; Adaptive Behavior, New Museum, NY and Mexico City: an exhibition about the exchange rates between bodies and values, PS1, MoMA, NY, and Kunstwerke, Berlin. His work is included in the collections of Tate Modern, Hammer Museum, LACMA, Colección Jumex and MUAC, among others. INDIVIDUAL SHOWS 2016 Yoshua Okón: In the Land of Ownership, Asakusa, Japan Oracle, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art (UMOCA), Utah, USA The Toilet, New Proposals, Zona MACO, Mexico City, Mexico 2015 Octopus, ASU Art Museum, Phoenix, USA Oracle, ASU Art Museum, Phoenix, USA The Indian Project: Rebuilding History, Mor-Charpentier Gallery,Paris, France Octopus, El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, USA 2014 Yoshua Okón, Kake Gallery, Okayama, Japan Yoshua Okón, Kurashiki University of the Science and the Arts, Okayama, Japan Salò Island, UC Irvine, UCI Contemporary Arts Center Gallery, Irvine, USA 2013 Yoshua Okón: Octopus, Cornerhouse, Manchester, England 2012 Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service, Hayward Gallery, London, England Látex, Fundación Alumnos 47, Mexico City, Mexico Poulpe, Galerie Mor Charpentier, Paris, France 2011 Obra Reciente, Revolver Galería, Lima, Peru Hausmeister, Galería La Central, Bogota, Colombia Pulpo, Casa Galván, Mexico City, Mexico Piovra, Kaufmann Repetto, Milano, Italy Octopus, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA HH, Baró Galería, Sao Paulo, Brazil Coyoterías, Ignacio Liprandi Arte Contemporáneo, Buenos Aires, Argentina 2010 Yoshua Okón: , Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, USA Hot Dog Stick, Los Angeles Nomadic Division (LAND), GLOW festival, Los Angeles, USA 2009 Chille, Galería Gabriela Mistral, Santiago, Chile Ventanilla Única, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City, Mexico Hipnostasis, in collaboration with Raymond Pettibon, Armory Center for the Arts, Los Angeles, USA Canned Laughter, Viafarini DOCVA, Fabbrica del Vapore, Milan, Italy 2008 SUBTITLE, Lothringer 13 - Städtische Kunsthalle München, Münich, Germany MAVI, Galería Revo lver, Lima, Peru Art Wrestling, Art Perform, Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami, USA Amateurs, CCA Wattis, San Francisco, USA Rusos Blancos, HDTS, California Biennial, Joshua Tree, USA Escultura Social, Museo Alameda, San Antonio, USA Laughing in a Foreign Language, Hayward Gallery, London, England Laugh Track, YUM21C, Brussels Biennial Off program, Brussels, Belgium Electioneering, Fort Worth Contemporary Arts, Texas, USA The Station, Miami Beach, Miami, USA 2007 Das Phantastische Geheimnis des exotischen Universums, Galerie Brgit Ostermeier, Berlin, Germany New Images of Identity, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, California, USA The Jewish Identity Project, The Jewish Museum of San Francisco, San Francisco. USA Luz y Fuerza del Centro, Charro Negro, Guadalajara, Mexico Bienial del Mercosur, Porto Alegre, Brazil Eventos Sociales, GAM, Mexico D.F., Mexico Escultura Social, MCA, Chicago, USA Bocanegra, The Project, NY, USA 2006 Saldo a Favor, Galería Espacio Mínimo, Madrid,Spain Gaza Stripper, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Herzeliya, Herzeliya, Israel 2005 Bocanegra, Galleria Francesca Kaufmann, Milan, Italy Lago Bolsena, The Project, NY, USA 2004 Yoshua Okón, Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros,Mexico City,Mexico HCl, Galería Enrique Guerrero, Mexico City, Mexico Shoot, The Project, Los Angeles, USA 2003 Art Statements, Art Basel Miami, Galleria Francesca Kaufmann, Miami, USA Cockfight, Galleria Francesca Kaufmann, Milan, Italy 2002 Oríllese a la Orilla, Art & Public, Geneve, Switzerland Yoshua Okón, Galería Enrique Guerrero, Mexico City, Mexico New Decor, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, USA 2000 Cockfight, Modern Culture, NY, USA Oríllese a la Orilla, Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City, Mexico Lo Mejor de lo Mejor, La Panadería, Mexico City, Mexico 1998 Rise & Fall, Brazilica, Vienna, Austria 1997 KOBLENZ, in collaboration with Gabriel Acevedo. La Panadería, Mexico City, Mexico Beautiful Fluffy Stylish Hairy Butts, Chorus, Minneapolis, USA A Propósito, en collaboration con Miguel Calderón. La Panadería, Mexico City, Mexico GROUP SHOWS 2016 What People do for Money: Some Joint Ventures, Manifesta 11, Zurich, Switzerland The Pleasure Principle, FARAGO, Los Ángeles, USA Cut with the Kitchen Knife through the Raw Future of 100 Years Before, Spatiu Intact, Cluj-Napoca, Romania The Fraud Complex, Westspace, Melbourne, Australia The Natural Order of Things, Jumex Museum, Mexico City,Mexico 2015 Safe, Home, Manchester, UK Permanent Collection Galleries, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia Corpocracy, The Station Museum of Contemporary Art, Houston, USA Romper las reglas: juego y desafío ético, Manuel Felguérez Gallery CENART, Mexico City, Mexico Strange Currencies: Art & Action in Mexico City , The Galleries at Moore, Philadelphia, USA Opening Exhibition, Parque Galería, Mexico City, Mexico Playback, OCAT, Shanghai, China Transmission recréation et répétition, Palais des Beaux Arts, Paris, France A Journal of the Plague Year, The Lab, San Francisco, USA 2014 Testigo del siglo, Museo de Arte de Zapopan, Guadalajara,Mexico Does Humor Belong in Art?, ACC Gallery, Weimar, Germany Gwangju Biennale, Gwangju, Korea Standard of Living,Gallery 400, University of Illinois, Chicago, USA In motion: Borders and Migrations, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, Salt Lake City, USA Does Humor Belong in Art?, HALLE 14 - Center for Contemporary Art, Liepzig, Germany Permission To Be Global, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, USA La historia la escriben los vencedores, OTR, Madrid, Spain 2013 Permission To BE Global, Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation (CIFO) Art Space, Miami, USA Home Away, Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, USA Mexico Inside Out, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, USA SUR Biennial, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, USA Califoria-Pacific Triennial, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, USA Memorias de la Obsolescencia, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Wifredo Lam, Old Havana, Cuba Laughter, Apexart, NY, USA 2012 Synthetic Rituals, Prichard Art Gallery, Moscow, USA Lo Carnavalesco, Mycellum Ingenium, Mexico City, Mexico 2011 Cuenca Biennial, Quito, Ecuador Incongruous, Musèe Cantonal des Beux-Arts, Lausanne, Switzerland SF DF TJ GOT, Galleri Rotor, Valand School of Fine Arts, Gothenburg, Sweden Agiteded Histories, SITE Santa Fe, Santa Fe, USA Synthetic Rituals, Pitzer Art Gallery, Claremont, USA Proyecto Juaréz, Matadero, Madrid, Spain Antes de la resaca..., MUAC, Mexico City, Mexico The Workers, MASS MoCA, Massachussets, USA Commercial Break, Parallel activity to the Venice Biennial, Venice, Italy 2010 En cada instante, ruptura, Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros, Mexico City, Mexico Proyecto Juárez, Carrillo Gil Museum, Mexico City, Mexico Crossing, Paco de las Artes, Sao Paulo, Brazil Arsenal, Baró Galería, Sao Paulo, Brazil La Frontera: the cultural impact of Mexican migration, Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, USA The Mole s Horizon, Palais des Beaux Arts. Brussels, Belgium The Moving Image part 2: from scan to screen, pixel top projection, Orange County Museum, Orange County, USA I don t know whether to laught or cry, London Museum, Ontario, Canada Noise Sfeir -Semler Gallery, Beirut, Lebanon 2009 The Rustle of the lenguage, Kaufmann Repetto, Milan, Italy The Moving Image part two: from scan to screen, pixel top projection II. Orange County Museum, Orange County,USA Manimal, National Center for Contemporary Art in association with the International University of Moscow, Moscow, Russia O riso e a melancolia, Galeria Iberê Camargo, Porto Alegre, Brazil Tragicomedia, Cajasol y Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo, Sevilla, Spain Yoshua Okon + Barry Johnston, N.T.B.R., Los Angeles, USA 2008 Amateurs, CCA Wattis, San Francisco, USA White Russians, HDTS, California Biennial, High Desert, USA Escultura Social, Museo Alameda, San Antonio, USA Laughing in a Foreign Language, Hayward Gallery, London, England Laugh Track, YUM21C, Brussels Biennial Off program, Brussels, Belgium Electioneering, Fort Worth Contemporary Arts, Texas, USA The Station, Miami Beach, Miami, USA 2007 Luz y Fuerza del Centro, Charro Negro, Guadalajara, Mexico. Mercosur Biennial, Porto Alegre, Brazil Eventos Sociales, GAM, Mexico City, Mexico Escultura Social, MCA, Chicago, USA Era de la Discrepancia. Arte y Cultura Visual en México , MUCA, Mexico City, Mexico. Fine Arts Museum, Houston, USA. Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada. Malba, Buenos Aires, Argentina The Believers, Mass Moca, North Adams, USA Black Sphinx, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA 2006 Coyotería, Staatsgalerie, Stuttgart, Germany Diálogos Fronterizos, Palacio de Congresos, Madrid, Spain Don t Missbehave, SCAPE- Biennial of Art in Public Space, Christchurch, New Zeland Neo Con, Apex Art, New York, USA and Brittish Academy, Rome, Italy Ruby Satellite, Hyde Park Center, Chicago and California Museum of Photography, Riverside, USA Los Angeles/Mexico: Complexities & Heterogeneity, Jumex Collection, Mexico City, Mexico Blessed Are The Merciful, Feigen Contemporary, NY, USA Próximamente...,Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City, Mexico 2005 The Jewish Identity Project, The Jewish Museum, NY,USA Day Labor, PS1 MOMA, NY, USA Pantagruel Syndrome, Torino Triennale, Castello di Rivoli, Torino, Italy America Tropical, Centre Culturel du Mexique. Paris, France Surveying the Border, Getty Center, Los Angeles, USA Oracle of Truth, Aeroplastics, Brussels, Belgium SCAR, Parkeergarage De Appelaar, Haarlem, Holland Boosts in the Shell (The Pursued), DeBond, Bruge, Belgium Monuments for the USA, CCA Wattis, San Francisco, USA Human Nature, Pump House Gallery, London, England Register the Distance, Borusan Gallery, Istambul, Turkey 2004 Adaptive Behaviour, New Museum, NY, USA Fishing in International Waters, Blanton Museum, Austin, USA Don t Call It Performance, Museo Reina Sofía, Madrid, Spain and Museo del Barrio, NY, USA 2003 Istambul Biennial, Istambul, Turkey First ICP International Triennial of Contemporary Photography, International Center of Photography, NY, USA Terror Chic, Spruth/Magers Gallery, Munich, Germany This Is Not a Movie, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA The Virgin Show, The Wrong Gallery, NY, USA Female Turbulence, Aeroplastics, Brussels, Belgium 2002 Big Sur, The Project, Los Angeles, USA Mexico City: an Exhibition about the Exchange Rates of Bodies and Values, PS1 MoMA, Long Island, USA and Kunstwerke, Berlin, Germany 8 x 2, Minnesota Center for Photography, Minneapolis, USA Use your illusion, Vedanta Gallery, Chicago, USA California Biennial, Orange County Museum of Art, Irvine, USA Pictures of You, Americas Society, NY, USA ALIBIS, Centre Culturel du Mexique, Paris, France and Witte de Witt, Rotterdam, Holland 2001 Pay attenti[on] Please, Museo d Arte Provincia di Nuoro, Italy ZONING, The Project, NY, USA Políticas de la Diferencia, Arte Iberoamericano fin de Siglo, Generalitat Valenciana, Spain, Pinacoteca del Estado, Río de Janeiro, Brazil, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Museo Sofía Iber, Caracas, Venezuela Sala de Recuperación, Museo Carrillo Gil, Mexico City, Mexico City of Fictions, Mercer Union, Toronto, Canada BURIED MIRRORS, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, USA 2000 ACTION VIDEOS, Artists Space, NY, USA c/o la ciudad, SAW Gallery, Ottawa, and Blackwood Gallery, Toronto, Canada EXTRAMUROS, Alternative project to the Havana Biennial, Havana, Cuba 1999 Sous la grisaille de Mexico, Passage de Retz, Paris, France and Capella de l antic Hospital de la santa creu, Barcelona, Spain Paradas Continuas, Museo Carrillo Gil, Mexico City, Mexico 1998 MEXELENTE, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, USA OKON CALDERON OCAMPO, Galerie Philomene Magers, Colone, Germany Vidéos d art du Mexique et des Etats-Unis, Musée d art Contemporain de Lyon, Lyon, France 1997 CAMBIO, 526W 26th Street, NY, USA PUBLIC COLLECTIONS Tate Modern, London, England Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA Colección Jumex, Mexico City, Mexico LACMA, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, USA Kadist Art Foundation, San Francisco, USA y Paris, France Blanton Museum Collection, Austin, USA Collection Pierre Huber, Ginebra, Suiza Colección Fundación ARCO, Madrid, Spain CIFO, Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, Miami, USA Fondazione Morra Greco, Nápoles, Italy Orange County Museum of Art, Irvine, USA MALI, Museo de Arte de Lima, Lima, Peru MUAC, Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City, Mexico Museo Amparo, Puebla, Mexico Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Fort Worth, USA AWARDS / GRANTS 2011 Art Matters, New York, USA 2010 Sistema Nacional de Creadores, FONCA, Mexico 2000 Fullbright, USA 1998 Fideicomiso para la cultura Mexico/USA, Fundación Rockefeller, CONACULTA y Fundación Bancomer Jóvenes Creadores, FONCA, Mexico PROFESSIONAL SERVICE Advisor in New Genres, National Found for Culture. Mexico Artist Council Member, Hammer Museum. Los Angeles, USA Advisory Committee Member, CIFO (Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation). Miami, USA Artist Council Member, SOMA, Mexico City Board Member, Art Matters, New York, USA LECTURES 2016 Artpace, San Antonio, TX, USA Jumex Museum, Mexico City, Mexico University of Utah, Department of Art & Art History, Salt Lake City, USA 2015 Goldman-Schwartz Art Studios, Universidad Brandeis, Massachusetts, USA Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, USA CalArts, Los Angeles, USA El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, USA 2014 El proceso creativo, ASVOFF A Shaded View On Fashion Film, Museo Franz Mayer, Mexico City, Mexico Skowhegan, resident professor and lecture, Madison, USA Stanford University, Art and History Department, USA SOMA,Mexico City, Mexico 2013 Hunter College, New York, USA Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth Fort Worth, USA Falk Visiting Artist, Weatherspoon Art Museum. Greensboro, USA Cornerhouse, Manchester, England 2011 Otis College of Art and Desing, Los Angeles, USA Encuentro con Yoshua Okón, Tu Rito, Buenos Aires, Argentina Procesos Visuales, Yoshua Okón, Laboratorio Arte Alameda 2010 The School of The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA Northwestern University, Arts Department, Chicago, USA MIS, Museu da Imagem e do Som, Sao Paulo, Brazil Instituto Cervantes, Sao Paulo, Brazil CIA, Centro de Investigaciones Artísticas, Buenos Aires, Argentina Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, USA Foro ENTRE, Oaxaca, Mexico
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