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Roberto Marquez

(Mexican, b. 1959)

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Roberto Marquez

La Cruz, 1985

Biography

Timeline

1959
Born: Mexico City, Mexico
1972
Moved with family to Guadalajara, Mexico
1976 - 1983
studied sculpture, School of Fine Arts, Guadalajara, Mexico
poetry in the Elias Nandino Literary Workshop, Guadalajara, Mexico
architecture in the Instituto Tecnologico de Estudios Superiores de Occidente (ITESO), Guadalajara, Mexico
1983
Degree in Architecture, Instituto Tecnologico de Estudios Superiores de Occidente (ITESO), Guadalajara, Mexico
began to paint
1985 - 1990
relocated, lived and worked in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
1990
relocated to the NY metropolitan area

Exhibitions

2008
UIWANG, International Placard Art Festival 2008, Korea
"Antipodes" Riva Yares Gallery, Scottsdale Arizona "Las Flechas de Sebastian" MAZ (Museo de Arte de Zapopan) Mexico (solo)
2007
"Antipodes" Riva Yares Gallery, Santa Fe New Mexico (solo)
2006
Melbourne international Art Fair" (Alcaston Gallery), Melbourne Australia
"Convergence"Alcaston Gallery, Melbourne, Australia (solo)
2005 - 2007
"All About Art" Depot Gallery, Sydney, Australia
2004
"The Season after the Deluge", Riva Yares Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona and Santa Fe, New Mexico."Subterfugios Ilimitados", (restrospective) Museo de la Secretaría de Hacienca, Mexico City, Mexico.
2003
"Nuevas Pinturas" Galería Drexel, Monterrey, México."Relación de una Ausencia", (retrospective) Museo de las Artes, Guadalajara, México. (solo)
2002
"Scenes of an Imaginary Bible", Riva Yares Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona and Santa Fe, New Mexico. (solo)
2001 - 2002
"Artists of the Ideal" Nuovo Classicismo, Palazzo Forti, Verona, Italy.
2001
"New Paintings", Mackey Gallery, Houston, Texas (solo)
2000
"Latin American Still-Life: Reflections of Time and Place", El Museo del Barrio, New York, New York.

Literature

1995
Campbell, Federico. Mascara negra. Mexico: Joaquin Mortiz
Michael, I.B. El jinete. Mexico: Joaquin Mortiz, 1995
1994
Montiel, Mauricio. Insomnios del otro lado. Mexico: Joaquin Mortiz, 1994
1990
Garcia Marquez, Gabriel. Ojos de perro azul. Tokio: Fukutake Shoten, 199
1987
Diaz, Adriana. Sombra abierta. Guadalajara: Gobierno del Estado de Jalisco, Departmento de Bellas Artes, 1987
1986
Costumbre de morir a diario. Guadalajara: Gobierno del Estado de Jalisco, Departamento de Bellas Artes, 1986
1985
Luna que se quiebra. Guadalajara: Premia, 1985
1984
Esquinca, Jorge. Augurios. Guadalajara: Cuarto Menguante, 1984
1983
Navarro, Luis Alberto. Las livianas. Guadalajara: Hora absurda, 1983
1982
Nandino, Elias. Conversacion con el mar. Guadalajara: Cuarto Menguante, 1982