Gabriel Orozco

(American/Mexican, b. 1962)

fast mind drawing #1 by gabriel orozco

Gabriel Orozco

Fast Mind Drawing #1, 2010

samurai tree 1m by gabriel orozco

Gabriel Orozco

Samurai Tree 1M, 2006

samurai tree 20w by gabriel orozco

Gabriel Orozco

Samurai Tree 20W, 2007



Born in Veracruz, Mexico
1981 - 1984
Escuela Nacional de Arte Plásticas, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City, Mexico
1986 - 1987
Circulo de Bellas Artes, Madrid, Spain
Secció Espacios Alternativos Prize, Salón Nacional de Artes Plásticas, Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City, Mexico
DAAD Artist in Residence Grant, Berlin, Germany
German Blue Orange Prize
Lives and works in New York, Paris and Mexico City


2012 - 2013
Asterisms, Guggenheim Museum, New York, USA
Gabriel Orozco, Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin, Germany (solo)
Gabriel Orozco: Corplegados and Particles, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Tate Modern, London, UK (solo)
Gabriel Orozco: Selected Works, PKM Trinity Gallery, Seoul, South Korea (solo)
Gabriel Orozco, Kunstmuseum Basel, Basel, Switzerland; travelled to Musée national d’art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France (solo)
Collected Visions, Bronx Museum of the Arts (BxMA), Bronx, NY
Changing the Focus: The Art of Latin American Photography, Museum of Latin American Art (MoLAA), Long Beach, CA
Continuous Present, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT
As Long As It Lasts, Marian Goodman Gallery, New York, NY