• Jose Dávila

    1. 1974born in Guadalajara, Mexico
    2. lives and works in Mexico
    3. 1993-1998Study of Architecture, ITESO University Guadalajara
    4. 1993Study of Sculpture, Fine arts Academy, San Miguel de Allende
  • Soloshows

    1. 2014Jose Dávila, El Espacio Monitor, Caracas
    2. 2013Das muss der Ort sein, Figge von Rosen Galerie, Cologne
    3. Shadow as a rumor, Max Wigram Gallery, London
    4. 2012Untitled (The Space Beneath Us), tc: temporaray contemporary, bass museum of art, Miami Beach
    5. El Juego de lo Posible, Travesia Cuatro, Madrid
    6. Àrbol objeto de arte, Fondation d'entreprise Hermès, Mexico City
    7. Elogio de la Sombra, MAZ - Museo de Arte Zapopan, Guadalajara
    8. 2011Nowhere Can Be Now Here, Figge von Rosen Galerie, Cologne
    9. Exterior Sculpture project, LACMA, Los Angeles (LAND project)Only the shadow knows, Gentili Gallery, Florence
    10. 2010Continuum space, MARCO, Vigo
    11. Nowhere can be now here, OMR Gallery, Mexico City
    12. 20092 + 2 = 5, Travesia Cuatro, MadridThe Sierpinski Variable, Bloomberg Space, London
    13. 2008Art Positions, Art Basel, Miami Beach
    14. Studies for future buildings, Renwick Gallery, New York
    15. 2007Space after space, Borgovico 33, Lake Como
    16. Hechiso, Valenzuela & Klenner, Bogota
    17. 2006The world of yesterday, El Eco Museum, Mexico city
    18. The Illegal architect, Galeria Studio Dabbeni, Lugano
    19. 2005Never on Sunday, Galería Travesía Cuatro, Madrid
    20. Nomad platform, Casa de América, Madrid
    21. 2004Still standing, Galería Enrique Guerrero, Mexico City
    22. Untitled elevation No. 2, Les Halles, ECAV, Valais, Switzerland
    23. 2002Erasing Memory, Galería Enrique Guerrero, Mexico City
    24. 2001Temporality is a question of survival, Camden Arts Centre, London
    25. 1998Watch your step, NAP, Guadalaja
  • Groupshows

    1. 2014El teatro del mondo, Museo Tamayo, Oaxaca, Mexico
    2. 2013Infra-Mince, Figge von Rosen Galerie, Berlin
    3. More than I dare to think about - Works with paper, Marlborough Contemporary, London
    4. La persistencia de la geometría, Colecciones de arte de la fundación "la Caixa" y del Museu d'Art Contemporanide Barcelona, MUAC, Mexico City
    5. Bucareli Act: Un Mal Necesario, Espacio _M_ Bucareli, Mexico City
    6. No. 1, SALON ACME, Mexico City
    7. Now Here is also Nowhere: Part II, Stroum Gallery, Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle
    8. Opinione Latina, Galleria Francesca Minini, Milan
    9. 2012Art Rio, Rio de Janeiro 
    10. New meditations on a familiar form, Daniel Faria Gallery, Toronto
    11. Footnotes on Candida Höfer, OMR, Mexico City
    12. Misrepresentation, Mistake and Non-Disclosure, Rove Gallery, London
    13. Rotary connection, Casey Kaplan, New York
    14. Ugly, Dirty and Bad, Espacio M, Mexico City
    15. La Persistencia de la geometría, CaixaForum, Madrid
    16. Spectral Landscapes with Viewing Stations /Colorand Contemporary Art, Gallery 400, Chicago  
    17. 2011En obras: Teixeira Collection, TEA, Tenerife
    18. The space between now and then, Espacio 52, Mexico City
    19. The persistence of geometry, Caixa Forum, Madrid
    20. Erschaute Bauten, MAK Museum for Applied Art, Vienna
    21. Everything Must Go, Casey Kaplan, New York  
    22. Wir sind alle Astronauten, Marta Herford, Herford, Germany
    23. Atardecer ranchero, Travesia Cuatro, Madrid
    24. Customary Beauty, Mor Charpentier, Paris
    25. Now, Museo Cabanas, Guadelajara
    26. 2010The architecture of Tatiana Bilbao, Mexican cultural institute, San Antonio, TX
    27. Transurbaniac, University Art Gallery, UC, San Diego
    28. The white cabinet, Fundación colección JUMEX, Mexico City
    29. 30th Anniversary, Display 2, Studio Dabbeni, Lugano
    30. 2009Where do we go from here?, Bass Museum of Art, Miami
    31. Zwischenzonen, MUMOK, Vienna
    32. Prethunderdome, White flags project, St. Louis
    33. Getting nowhere, Galeria Gentili, FlorenceHecho en casa, Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City
    34. Panorama. Foreigners everywhere., Museo do Arte Moderna, Sao Paulo
    35. Desenhos (Drawings): A – Z, Museu da Cidade, Lisbon
    36. 2nd Poligraphic Triennial of San Juan, Puerto Rico
    37. 2008Posession, PETRA, Mexico City
    38. Whats my name?, HIST, Ghent, Belgium
    39. An Unruly History of the Readymade, Fundación Colección JUMEX, Mexico City
    40. Megastructures Reloaded, Mint, Berlin
    41. Per adesso noi siamo qua, Villa Romana, Florence
    42. To build, to dwell, to think,  IVAM, Valencia
    43. Hasta el infinito y mas alla…, CAC, Seville
    44. 2007Yaq, La planta, Guadalajara
    45. The hyper-realism of simulation, Estudio J.C. Orozco, Guadalajara
    46. Conversations, Galeria Travesia 4, Madrid
    47. 2006Masters and Johnson, Charro Negro, Guadalajara
    48. Rio Balsas, Mario Pani building, Mexico City
    49. The People’s choice, Isola Art Center, Milan
    50. Deshecho, Casa del Lago, Mexico City
    51. 2005Domicile, Musée d’art moderne, Saint Etienne
    52. Acción Directa - Latin American Social Sphere, Prague Biennale 2, Prague
    53. Misunderstandings, GAM, Mexico City
    54. Farsites: urban symptoms, San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego
    55. Eco. Mexican contemporary art, Reina Sofia Museum, Madrid
    56. 2004So far so close, America’s Society Art Gallery, New York
    57. Gridlock: cities, structures, spaces, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Zeland
    58. Construction pour une déconstruction, Galerie Valérie Cueto, Paris
    59. Light and atmosphere, Miami Art Museum, Miami
    60. 24/7 Projects retrospective, The bakery / Annet Gelink, Amsterdam
    61. 2003Cambio de Valores, Espai de Art contemporani, Castello
    62. Mexico’s contemporary, Allbright College Art Gallery, PA, USA
    63. In the absence of recombination, Bronx River Art Center, New York
    64. Salon Bancomer, Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City
    65. Piel fria, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City
    66. Mex attacks, Fondazione Prometeo, Lucca
    67. Jetset, Museum of installation, London
    68. The translator notes, Cafe Gallery Projects, London
    69. Cambio de Valores, Espai de Art contemporani, Castello
    70. Mexico’s contemporary, Allbright College Art Gallery, PA, USA
    71. In the absence of recombination, Bronx River Art Center, New York
    72. Salon Bancomer, Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City
    73. Piel fria, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City
    74. Mex attacks, Fundazione Prometeo, Lucca
    75. Jetset, Museum of installation, London
    76. The translator notes, Cafe Gallery Projects, London
    77. 2002Fatamorgana, Zero, Milan
    78. Interplay, The Moore Space, Miami and MA Puerto Rico
    79. Anonimous, Centro de arte Santa Monica, Barcelona
    80. Panorma Emergente, III Iberoamerican Architecture Biennale, Chile
    81. Mexico City: An Exhibition about the exchange rate of bodies and values, PS1, New York and Kunstwerke, Berlin
    82. Puerto Rico Biennale 02, San Juan
    83. Home, Dress and Supplies,  Plaza Carlos Pacheco, Mexico City
    84. Sauvage, La Panadería, Mexico City
    85. Leisure Theory, JUMEX Collection, Mexico City
    86. 2001Asamblee, Centre Culturel du Mexique, Paris
    87. The Vanishing city, Programa Art Center, Mexico city
    88. Recreo, Galería Enrique Guerrero, Mexico City
    89. Why Cars Don’t Fly Yet?, Centro de las artes, Monterrey
    90. Windows, Project for Centro de Arte.com, Madrid
    91. 2000Demostrations Room:, Apex Art, New York. NICC, Antwerp
    92. The Ideal House, Museo Alejandro Otero, Caracas 
    93. Open Studio, Braziers workshop, Oxfordshire, England  
    94. A piece of the action, Galería Emma Molina, Monterrey
    95. 2nd Intl. Sound Art Festival, House-studio Diego Rivera, Mexico City
    96. Jet Propelled, Museo de las artes, Guadalajara
    97. 1999Un-natural science, Museo Ex-Teresa Arte Actual, Mexico City
    98. Look Look.., Espacio 16/16, Guadalajara
    99. An object of Morphology, Cineteca del estado, Monterrey
    100. Incidental Television, Televicentro, Guadalajara
    101. Searching for an unconquered place, Museo Ex-Teresa Arte Actual, Mexico City
    102. 1998Incidental Photography, Public Squash Courts, 7, 8 y 9,Guadalajara
    103. Incidental, Torre Guadalajara, Expoarte 98. Guadalajara
    104. Domestic, Mar Egeo #1237, Guadalajara
    105. 1996One hundred years of cinema, University of Guadalajara
  • Works in public collections

    1. Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, USA
    2. ARTIUM, Centro-Museo Vasco de Arte Contemporáneo, Vitoria
    3. Biedermann Museum, Donaueschingen
    4. Boston Fidelity Investment Group, Boston
    5. Collecction Patrick Charpenel, Guadalajara
    6. Collection Cisneros, New York / Caracas
    7. Collection Coppel, Mexico
    8. Collection ICART, Miami
    9. Collection Inhotim, Brumadinho, Brazil
    10. Collection Krauss, New York
    11. Collection Levinas, Washington DC
    12. Collection Michael Lynne, New York
    13. Collection Ninah and Michael Lynne, New York
    14. Collection Pereira, Sao Paulo
    15. Comunidad de Madrid, Collection of Art, Madrid
    16. Deutsche Bank Collection, New York
    17. Fondation Luis Augusto Teixeira da Freitas, Lisbon
    18. Fondation Rozenblum, Argentina
    19. JUMEX Collection, Mexico
    20. MALBA - Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires
    21. MUAC - Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City
    22. MUDAM - Musée d'Art Moderne, Luxembourg
    23. Museo Amparo, Puebla
    24. Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid