Born in 1976 in San Luis Potosí, Mexico
Lives and works in Mexico City, Mexico

José León Cerrillo

education

2001 - 2003 
MFA, Columbia University, New York, US

1994 - 1998
BFA, School of Visual Arts, New York, US

solo shows

2018
- FUTURA, joségarcia, mx, Mérida, Mexico

2017
- The New Baroque, Andréhn-Schiptjenko, Stockholm, Sweden
- Continuum, (Now point with horizon of the past), Galerie Mitterrand, Paris, France
- Andréhn-Schiptjenko at Art Basel Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
- Presentation of "Subtraction Screen" at Domaine de Muy, Le Muy, France

2016
- Undisciplined Interludes, LIGA, Mexico City, Mexico
- new grammar, double fault and the possible ones, joségarcia, mx, Mexico City, Mexico
- joségarcía ,mx at Art Basel Miami Beach, Miami, US
- Andréhn-Schiptjenko at CHART | ART FAIR 2016, Copenhagen, Denmark
- joségarcia, mx at Art Basel, Basel, Switzerland
- Andréhn-Schiptjenko at Art Basel Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

2015
- Carne, LIGA, Mexico City, Mexico
- Andréhn-Schiptjenko at Art Basel, Basel, Switzerland
- Andréhn-Schiptjenko at Zona Maco, Mexico City, Mexico

2014 
- Proyectos Monclova at Frieze Art Fair NY, Frame Section, New York, US
- Untitled, Kiria Koula, San Francisco, US
- The New Psychology, Andréhn-Schiptjenko, Stockholm, Sweden
- Andréhn-Schiptjenko at abc art berlin contemporary, Berlin, Germany

2013 
- The Wittgenstein Suite, with Saralunden, Proyectos Monclova, Mexico City, Mexico

2012 
- The Box, with Saralunden, MDT, Sweden

2010
- VIA, Stage 1, L.A.N.D. inaugural exhibition, Schindler House, Los Angeles, US

2009
- Hotel Edén, Proyectos Monclova, Mexico City, Mexico

2008 
- Oh My Cannibal, Dispatch, New York, US

2007
- Two Person Show, Circuit Lausanne, Switzerland
- ...y resistencia al nombre...futuro anterior, Galeria Nara Roesler, Sao Paulo, Brazil
- Futuro Anterior, OMR, Mexico City, Mexico

2005
- Afinidades Electivas o Gato por Liebre, OMR Gallery project room, MACO, Mexico City, Mexico

2004 
- sin apuntar al centro del evento o algo anuda un aparente dialogo o casi casi, OMR Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico

2003 
- codex:cobra/colibrí, Vox Populi, Philadelphia, US

2001 
- Atención Anti-Heroes, La Panadería, Mexico City, Mexico 

1999
- Obra Reciente, Art & Idea, Galería de Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City, Mexico

group shows

2018
- Unstable Stillness, Perrotin, Hong Kong, China
- TWIST, Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco, US
- Spirit Painting, Peana Gallery, Monterrey, Mexico
- The Matter of Photography in the Americas, Stanford University Museum of Art, Stanford, US

2017
- What's Up - The Americas, Galerie Mitterand, London, UK

2016 
- Okayama Art Summit, curated by Liam Gillick, Tokyo, Japan
- Gwangju Biennale: The Eighth Climate (What Does Art Do?), curated by Maria Lind, Gwangju, South Korea
- ¿Cómo te voy a Olvidar?, curated by Peggy Leboeuf and Anissa Touati, Perrotin, Paris, France

2015 
- Hotel Theory, REDCAT, Los Angeles, CA, US
- Second Chances, Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, CO, US
- REGISTRO 04, MARCO, Monterrey, Mexico
- The New Museum Triennial, curated by Lauren Cornell and Ryan Trecartin, New Museum, New York, US
- Point and Pivot, Hessel Museum of Art and Center for Curatorial Studies at Bard College, Annandale-On-Hudson, US

2014 
- Todos tenemos derecho a ser honestos, curated by Luisa Fuentes Guaza, Espacio Mínimo, Madrid, Spain

2013
- New Humans, Bureau, curated by Howie Chen, New York, US
- EXPO 1: New York, MoMA PS1, New York + Triple Canopy, curated by Hans Ulrich Obrist & Klaus Bisenbach, New York, US

2012 
- La Hora y los Sitios, Museum of Contemporary Art of Oaxaca, Mexico City, Mexico
- Abstract Possible, Stockholm Synergies, Tensta konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden
- Abstract Possible, The Birmingham Beat, Eastside Projects, Birmingham, UK

2011 
- Abstract Possible, curated by Maria Lind, Museo Tamayo, Mexico City, Mexico

2010 
- Triple Canopy, Beton Salon, Paris, France
- Hoy me siento bien, un Balzac. Proyectos Monclova, Mexico City, Mexico
- The Secret Knows, The Club, Austin, US

2009 
- Evading Customs, Brown Gallery, London, UK
- 3 titulos, Monterrey, Mexico
- La Nada y el Ser, Fundacion/Colección Jumex, Mexico City, Mexico
- More Talks about Buildings, The Kitchen, New York, US

2008 
- Multiples, Dispatch, New York, US

2007 
- New Humans, Elizabeth Dee Gallery, New York, US
- Entre Patio y Jardín, Galería de Arte Moderno, Puebla, Mexico

2006
- Everything Noble and Beautiful is the Result of Reason and Calculation, EFA Gallery, New York, US
- Inaugural Group Show, Diaz Contemporary, Toronto, Canada
- Cage Romántico, Ramis Barquet, Monterrey, Mexico

2005
- Polisemia, Arcaute Arte Contemporáneo, Monterrey, Mexico
- Summer Pleasures, Mark Moore Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, US
- Killing me softly, Ramis Barquet Gallery, New York, US
- Morir de Amor, Permanencia Voluntaria, M.U.C.A, Mexico City, Mexico
- Greater New York, PS1 Queens, New York, US

2004
- I'm Afraid of Everything, Backström Productions, Brooklyn, New York, US

2003
- Prague Biennale, National Gallery, Veletrzni Palac, Paris, Prague, Czech Republic
- Tiempo Presente, HR Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico
- Three Person Show, Massimo Audiello Gallery, New York, US

2002
- Generation XYZ, Fitzroy Gallery, Toronto, Canada
- Painting as Paradox, Artists Space, New York, US

2001
- Las molestias son temporales, las mejoras permanentes, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City, Mexico
- First Year MFA Show, Ira and Miriam Wallach Art Gallery, Columbia University, New York, US
- Choose Your Own Adventure, Leroy Neiman Center, Columbia University, New York, US
- Do It, curated by Hans-Ulrich Obrist and Pamela Echeverría, MUseo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City, Mexico

1990
- Salón Gran Premio Omnilife, Fundación Omnilife, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
- Prefiero Mi Arte, Colegio Universitario de México, Mexico City, Mexico

1989
- Painting Show, curated by Carroll Dunham, Wooster Street Gallery, New York, US

public collections

- Fundación Jumex, Mexico City, Mexico
- Ishikawa Foundation, Okayama, Japan
- Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden

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