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