• 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. Daylight found me with no answer, Max Wigram Gallery, London
    3. Jose Dávila, Sean Kelly Gallery, New York
    4. State of Rest, OMR Gallery, Mexico
    5. 2013Das muss der Ort sein, Figge von Rosen Galerie, Cologne
    6. Shadow as a rumor, Max Wigram Gallery, London
    7. 2012Untitled (The Space Beneath Us), tc: temporaray contemporary, bass museum of art, Miami Beach
    8. El Juego de lo Posible, Travesia Cuatro, Madrid
    9. Àrbol objeto de arte, Fondation d'entreprise Hermès, Mexico City
    10. Elogio de la Sombra, MAZ - Museo de Arte Zapopan, Guadalajara
    11. 2011Nowhere Can Be Now Here, Figge von Rosen Galerie, Cologne
    12. Exterior Sculpture project, LACMA, Los Angeles (LAND project)Only the shadow knows, Gentili Gallery, Florence
    13. 2010Continuum space, MARCO, Vigo
    14. Nowhere can be now here, OMR Gallery, Mexico City
    15. 20092 + 2 = 5, Travesia Cuatro, MadridThe Sierpinski Variable, Bloomberg Space, London
    16. 2008Art Positions, Art Basel, Miami Beach
    17. Studies for future buildings, Renwick Gallery, New York
    18. 2007Space after space, Borgovico 33, Lake Como
    19. Hechiso, Valenzuela & Klenner, Bogota
    20. 2006The world of yesterday, El Eco Museum, Mexico city
    21. The Illegal architect, Galeria Studio Dabbeni, Lugano
    22. 2005Never on Sunday, Galería Travesía Cuatro, Madrid
    23. Nomad platform, Casa de América, Madrid
    24. 2004Still standing, Galería Enrique Guerrero, Mexico City
    25. Untitled elevation No. 2, Les Halles, ECAV, Valais, Switzerland
    26. 2002Erasing Memory, Galería Enrique Guerrero, Mexico City
    27. 2001Temporality is a question of survival, Camden Arts Centre, London
    28. 1998Watch your step, NAP, Guadalaja
  • Groupshows

    1. 2015Do Objeto para o Mundo, Coleção Inhotim, São Paulo
    2. 2014El teatro del mondo, Museo Tamayo, Oaxaca, Mexico
    3. Limited Visibility, CAM Raleigh, North Carolina
    4. La Persistencia de la Geometria, Centro de las Artes de Monterrey, Monterrey
    5. 2013Infra-Mince, Figge von Rosen Galerie, Berlin
    6. More than I dare to think about - Works with paper, Marlborough Contemporary, London
    7. La persistencia de la geometría, Colecciones de arte de la fundación "la Caixa" y del Museu d'Art Contemporanide Barcelona, MUAC, Mexico City
    8. Bucareli Act: Un Mal Necesario, Espacio _M_ Bucareli, Mexico City
    9. No. 1, SALON ACME, Mexico City
    10. Now Here is also Nowhere: Part II, Stroum Gallery, Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle
    11. Opinione Latina, Galleria Francesca Minini, Milan
    12. 2012Art Rio, Rio de Janeiro 
    13. New meditations on a familiar form, Daniel Faria Gallery, Toronto
    14. Footnotes on Candida Höfer, OMR, Mexico City
    15. Misrepresentation, Mistake and Non-Disclosure, Rove Gallery, London
    16. Rotary connection, Casey Kaplan, New York
    17. Ugly, Dirty and Bad, Espacio M, Mexico City
    18. La Persistencia de la geometría, CaixaForum, Madrid
    19. Spectral Landscapes with Viewing Stations /Colorand Contemporary Art, Gallery 400, Chicago  
    20. 2011En obras: Teixeira Collection, TEA, Tenerife
    21. The space between now and then, Espacio 52, Mexico City
    22. The persistence of geometry, Caixa Forum, Madrid
    23. Erschaute Bauten, MAK Museum for Applied Art, Vienna
    24. Everything Must Go, Casey Kaplan, New York  
    25. Wir sind alle Astronauten, Marta Herford, Herford, Germany
    26. Atardecer ranchero, Travesia Cuatro, Madrid
    27. Customary Beauty, Mor Charpentier, Paris
    28. Now, Museo Cabanas, Guadelajara
    29. 2010The architecture of Tatiana Bilbao, Mexican cultural institute, San Antonio, TX
    30. Transurbaniac, University Art Gallery, UC, San Diego
    31. The white cabinet, Fundación colección JUMEX, Mexico City
    32. 30th Anniversary, Display 2, Studio Dabbeni, Lugano
    33. 2009Where do we go from here?, Bass Museum of Art, Miami
    34. Zwischenzonen, MUMOK, Vienna
    35. Prethunderdome, White flags project, St. Louis
    36. Getting nowhere, Galeria Gentili, FlorenceHecho en casa, Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City
    37. Panorama. Foreigners everywhere., Museo do Arte Moderna, Sao Paulo
    38. Desenhos (Drawings): A – Z, Museu da Cidade, Lisbon
    39. 2nd Poligraphic Triennial of San Juan, Puerto Rico
    40. 2008Posession, PETRA, Mexico City
    41. Whats my name?, HIST, Ghent, Belgium
    42. An Unruly History of the Readymade, Fundación Colección JUMEX, Mexico City
    43. Megastructures Reloaded, Mint, Berlin
    44. Per adesso noi siamo qua, Villa Romana, Florence
    45. To build, to dwell, to think,  IVAM, Valencia
    46. Hasta el infinito y mas alla…, CAC, Seville
    47. 2007Yaq, La planta, Guadalajara
    48. The hyper-realism of simulation, Estudio J.C. Orozco, Guadalajara
    49. Conversations, Galeria Travesia 4, Madrid
    50. 2006Masters and Johnson, Charro Negro, Guadalajara
    51. Rio Balsas, Mario Pani building, Mexico City
    52. The People’s choice, Isola Art Center, Milan
    53. Deshecho, Casa del Lago, Mexico City
    54. 2005Domicile, Musée d’art moderne, Saint Etienne
    55. Acción Directa - Latin American Social Sphere, Prague Biennale 2, Prague
    56. Misunderstandings, GAM, Mexico City
    57. Farsites: urban symptoms, San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego
    58. Eco. Mexican contemporary art, Reina Sofia Museum, Madrid
    59. 2004So far so close, America’s Society Art Gallery, New York
    60. Gridlock: cities, structures, spaces, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Zeland
    61. Construction pour une déconstruction, Galerie Valérie Cueto, Paris
    62. Light and atmosphere, Miami Art Museum, Miami
    63. 24/7 Projects retrospective, The bakery / Annet Gelink, Amsterdam
    64. 2003Cambio de Valores, Espai de Art contemporani, Castello
    65. Mexico’s contemporary, Allbright College Art Gallery, PA, USA
    66. In the absence of recombination, Bronx River Art Center, New York
    67. Salon Bancomer, Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City
    68. Piel fria, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City
    69. Mex attacks, Fondazione Prometeo, Lucca
    70. Jetset, Museum of installation, London
    71. The translator notes, Cafe Gallery Projects, London
    72. Cambio de Valores, Espai de Art contemporani, Castello
    73. Mexico’s contemporary, Allbright College Art Gallery, PA, USA
    74. In the absence of recombination, Bronx River Art Center, New York
    75. Salon Bancomer, Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City
    76. Piel fria, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City
    77. Mex attacks, Fundazione Prometeo, Lucca
    78. Jetset, Museum of installation, London
    79. The translator notes, Cafe Gallery Projects, London
    80. 2002Fatamorgana, Zero, Milan
    81. Interplay, The Moore Space, Miami and MA Puerto Rico
    82. Anonimous, Centro de arte Santa Monica, Barcelona
    83. Panorma Emergente, III Iberoamerican Architecture Biennale, Chile
    84. Mexico City: An Exhibition about the exchange rate of bodies and values, PS1, New York and Kunstwerke, Berlin
    85. Puerto Rico Biennale 02, San Juan
    86. Home, Dress and Supplies,  Plaza Carlos Pacheco, Mexico City
    87. Sauvage, La Panadería, Mexico City
    88. Leisure Theory, JUMEX Collection, Mexico City
    89. 2001Asamblee, Centre Culturel du Mexique, Paris
    90. The Vanishing city, Programa Art Center, Mexico city
    91. Recreo, Galería Enrique Guerrero, Mexico City
    92. Why Cars Don’t Fly Yet?, Centro de las artes, Monterrey
    93. Windows, Project for Centro de Arte.com, Madrid
    94. 2000Demostrations Room:, Apex Art, New York. NICC, Antwerp
    95. The Ideal House, Museo Alejandro Otero, Caracas 
    96. Open Studio, Braziers workshop, Oxfordshire, England  
    97. A piece of the action, Galería Emma Molina, Monterrey
    98. 2nd Intl. Sound Art Festival, House-studio Diego Rivera, Mexico City
    99. Jet Propelled, Museo de las artes, Guadalajara
    100. 1999Un-natural science, Museo Ex-Teresa Arte Actual, Mexico City
    101. Look Look.., Espacio 16/16, Guadalajara
    102. An object of Morphology, Cineteca del estado, Monterrey
    103. Incidental Television, Televicentro, Guadalajara
    104. Searching for an unconquered place, Museo Ex-Teresa Arte Actual, Mexico City
    105. 1998Incidental Photography, Public Squash Courts, 7, 8 y 9,Guadalajara
    106. Incidental, Torre Guadalajara, Expoarte 98. Guadalajara
    107. Domestic, Mar Egeo #1237, Guadalajara
    108. 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