Born in 1977 in Mexico City, Mexico
Lives and works in Mexico City, Mexico

馬丁·索托·克萊門特

education

1996
Industrial Design Degree, UNAM, Mexico City, Mexico

2015
Master Degree in Visual Arts, UNAM, Mexico City, Mexico

solo shows

2018
- Todo comienza en otra parte, PROYECTOSMONCLOVA, Mexico City, Mexico
- Under the immortal skin, T293, Rome, Italy
- ZONA MACO Sur, Mexico City, Mexico
- Temazcal, Michael Benevento, Los Angeles, US

2017
- Works and Days, curated by Chris Sharp, Atlantis - Chevalier Roze, Marseille, France

2016
- Frieze Projects, Frieze Art Fair, London, UK
- Retrospectiva, Lulu, Mexico City, Mexico
- Chambres avec vue sur le champ, UntilThen, Paris, France
- Paradise, DREI, Cologne, Germany
- Fortezzuola, Pietro Canonica Museum, Rome, Italy
- Frenetic Gossamer, Le Bas-Bar, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
- Huellas de la Revolucion Industrial, Pietro Canonica Museum, Rome, Italy

2015
- La bella durmiente, Museo Universitario del Chopo, Mexico City, Mexico
- Caramel Huysmans, PROYECTOSMONCLOVA, Mexico City, Mexico 
- The Contemporary Comedy: Glossy Mist, Clifton Benevento, New York, US

2014
- Luster Butterfly, T293, Rome, Italy

- All That I Never Was, Michael Benevento, Los Angeles, US

2013
- Mariposas Migratorias (Migratory Butterflies), Clifton Benevento, New York, US

2012

- The Equation of Desire, Kunsthalle Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland
- I miss my thread, Karma International, Zurich, Switzerland
- The Bright of the Whisper, Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
- La Alcoba Doble, T293, Naples and Rome, Italy
- The Invisible Thread, Halle für Kunst, Lunenburg, Germany

2011
- Frenetic Gossamer, Michael Benevento, Los Angeles, US
- Puma de Plata, Museo Experimental El ECO, Mexico City, Mexico

2010
- Following the Whisper of My Shadow, Clifton Benevento, New York, US
- A Long Chapter One, Sorcha Dallas, Glasgow, UK
- Frieze Art Fair, T293, London, UK

2009
- El Mago, Martin van Zomeren, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
- Laberintome, T293, Naples, Italy
- Impulsive Chorus, X Initiative, New York, US
- The Intimate Revolt, Karma International, Zurich, Switzerland
- For Your Eyes Only, La Sala, Mexico City, Mexico
- Martin Soto Climent, Michael Benevento, Los Angeles, US

2008
- Art Positions, Art Basel Miami with Broadway 1602, Miami, US 
- Hidden Symmetries, Broadway 1602, New York, US
- Parabolic Dust, Broadway 1602, New York, US
- Naples 01.18.08, T293, Naples, Italy

2007

- Vacío Contenido, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City, Mexico
- Parábolas de polvo, Broadway 1602, New York, US

2006

- Checkmate, Broadway 1602, New York, US

- Study Objects, Galería Nina Menocal, Mexico City, Mexico

2005

- Other Objects, The Other Gallery, The Banff Center, Alberta, Canada

- Biotic Project, Subway Station Tacuba, Mexico City, Mexico

2004

- Cotton Candy Doves, Museo Universitario de Ciencias y Artes Roma (MUCA), Mexico City, Mexico 

- Throw Balls, Centro Cultural Universitario Tlatelolco, Mexico City, Mexico

2003

- Curious objects vol.1, The space, Mexico City, Mexico

- Curious objects vol.2, The space, Mexico City, Mexico

- 03-03-03, Jardín Hidalgo, Mexico City, Mexico

2002

- It was green, Museo Desierto de los Leones, Mexico City, Mexico

2001

- Empty Spaces (Journey Sensations), Casa de la Cultura Malinalxochitl, Malinalco, Mexico

- One of so Many, Fundación Sebastián, Mexico City, Mexico

group shows

2018
- Unstable Stillness, Perrotin, Hong Kong, China
- Dwelling Poetically: Mexico City, a case study., curated by Chris Sharp, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (ACCA), Melbourne, Australia

2017
- Deseo. Una exposición sobre el amor, el sexo y la lujuria, Museo de Arte Moderno de Medellín (MAMM), Medellín, Colombia
- Sin Título (Untitled), curated by Dan Cameron, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, US
- Mirrors, curated by Alessandro Buganza and Margherita Castiglioni, Milan, Italy
- Frammenti di Paradiso, Le Scalze - Chiesa di San Giuseppe a Pontecorvo, Naples, Italy
- T293 in-residence at Luciana Brito Galeria, Luciana Brito Galeria, São Paulo, Brazil

2016
- Who are you?, SALTS, Birdfelden, Switzerland
- Crooked Bazaar, PROYECTOSMONCLOVA, Mexico City, Mexico
- ¿Cómo te voy a Olvidar?, Perrotin, Paris, France
- Un certain regard, Dürst Britt & Mayhew, The Hague, The Netherlands
- Aprés Ski, Karma International, Los Angeles, US
- One, No One and One Hundred Thousand, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria
- Future Form, Gamma Galería, Guadalajara, Mexico
- Art Club #10 / Bois D'amour, Académie de France à Rome-Villa Medici, Rome, Italy

2015
- U:L:O Part I, Interstate Projects, Brooklyn, US
- ICA Off-Site: Hong Kongese, Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) with Duddell's, Hong Kong, China
- Road to Ruin, Cooper Cole, Toronto, Canada

2014
- Slippery, Martos Gallery, New York, US
- Unbound: Contemporary Art After Frida Kahlo, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (MCA), Chicago, US
- Unsparing Quality, Diane Rosenstein Fine Art, Los Angeles, US
- Many Places at Once, CCA Wattis Institute of Contemporary Art, San Francisco, US
- Abracadabra: Disappear like this word, Aleksander Bruno Gallery, Warsaw, Poland
- Bestia Festival: Muestra Gráfica Ayotzinapa, Estación Indianilla, Mexico City, Mexico

2013
- The Black Moon, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
- The Unicorn, Cleveland Museum of Art (CMA), Transformer Station, Cleveland, US
- To Pack and Wear, Kate Werble Gallery, New York, US
- They might well have been remnants of the boat, Calder Foundation, New York, US
- The First and the Last Folding, Swiss Church, London, UK
- Notes on Neo-Camp, Office Baroque, Antwerpen, Belgium
- OPINIONE LATINA, Francesca Minini, Milan, Italy
- Artists Against AIDS, German AIDS Foundation, Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn, Germany

2012
- A Disagreeable Object, SculptureCenter, New York, US
- Erogenous Zones, Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco, US
- A Stepping Stone, SALTS Basel and Autocenter Contemporary Art Berlin, Berlin, Germany
- Death Can Dance, TOWNHOUSE, Zurich, Switzerland
- economy of means: towards humility in contemporary sculpture, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA), Scottsdale, US
- El estanque de cristal, FIAC/R4, Paris, France
- Gestures in TIme - Jerusalem Show VI, Qalandiya International Biennial, The Tile Factory, Al Ma'mal LAB, Gallery Anaidel, Palestine, Israel
- Dependent 2012, Cleopatra's Gallery with The Shandaken Project, Armory week, New York, US

2011
- Emerge Selections 2011, Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA), Chicago, US
- The Moment Pleasantly Frightful, curated by Chris Sharp, Laura Bartlett Gallery, London, UK
- Ricing, Agovino Collection, Naples, Italy
- There are two sides to every coin and two sides to your face, Galerie Xippas, Paris, France
- Energies, unplugged and reloaded, Häusler Contemporary, Zurich, Switzerland
- Sculpture is three-dimensional artwork created by shaping or combining hard materials…, Köning Galerie, Berlin, Germany
- Neue Welt, View over Autocenter, SALTS Basel, Switzerland and Autocenter Contemporary Art Berlin, Germany
- The Idea of the Thing that It Isn’t, Halsey McKay Gallery, Hamptons, US
- Living Live, The LGBT Center, New York, US

2010

- Its All American. New Perspectives of Americana, New Jersey Museum of Contemporary Art (NJ MoCA), New Jersey, USA
- Chambers à part IV: Mascarade, Parcours Privé FIAC, Paris, France

- Une Idée, une Forme, un Être – Poésie/Politique du corporel, Migros Museum, Zürich, Switzerland

- Digging in a Sandbox, Karma International, Max Hans Daniel, Berlin, Germany 

- Between Spaces, PS1 Long Island City, New York, US
- Swagger, Drag, Fit Together, Wallspace, New York, USA
- While Bodies Get Mirrored. An exhibition about Movement, Formalism and Space, Migros Museum, Zürich, Switzerland

- Tu: Adventure in Space, Willa Lentza, Szczecin, Poland

- Anonymous Materials, Stiftung Binz 39, Zurich, Switzerland

- Not Extractions, but Abstractions (Part 2), Clifton Benevento, New York, USA
- Still Vast Reserves 2, Gertrude Contemporary, Fitzroy, Australia

- Latitude Contemporary Art Exhibition (LCA), Art in the Woods, Suffolk, UK

2009

- Summer Show, Hotel Gallery, London, UK

- The Reach of Realism, Knight Exhibition Series, Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami (MOCA), Miami, USA
- Melodies & Rocks/Copyright, Karma International, Zurich, Switzerland

- Between Spaces, MoMA PS 1, New York, USA
- (re)Visions: (di)Visions, Foster Gallery, Haas Fine Arts Center, University of Wisconsin Eau Claire (UWEC), Wisconsin, USA
- Ordinary Revolutions. Contemporary Latin American Art, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen, Germany

- Zero Budget Biennal, Klemm's, Berlin, Germany; Milan, Italy; London, UK; Paris, France

- No Soul for Sale: A Festival of Independents, X initiative, New York, US

- Collection of…, White Columns, New York, USA
- Between the Cup and Lip, Vicky Donner, New York, US
- Nus, Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo, Brazil 

- Max Hans Daniel presents, Group show, Autocenter, Berlin, Germany
- 43rd Art Cologne, Open Space, T293, Cologne, Germany
- Société Berlin: Group Exhibition, Cleopatra's Gallery, Autocenter, Berlin, Germany

2008

- Light, Nina Menocal Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico

- Friends and Family, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, USA
- As Queer as a Clockwork Orange, La Sala, Mexico City, Mexico

2007

- Re-Make/Re-Model, Sorcha Dallas, Glasgow, Scotland, The Kitchen Benefit Art Auction, New York, US
- Pase de Abordar: Artistas Viajeros Contemporáneos, Universidad Iberoamericana, México City, Mexico

- The Office, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, US
- SouthwestNET: Drawing Outside the Lines, Contemporary Scandinavian Art, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA), Scottsdale, US
- OBJECTS, Karma International, Zurich, Switzerland

- In Apertura, Vilma Gold, London, UK

- Walk Real Slow, Ana Helwig, Los Angeles, US
- #Opening, ARCO Madrid, Clifton Benevento, Madrid, Spain

2006

- Solidarity Solitude, Broadway 1602, New York, USA

- Keep passing the open windows or Happiness, Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne, Germany

- Distor, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City, Mexico

2005

- Begin, Began, Begun, Other Gallery, The Banff Center, Alberta, Canada

- Alegria, El mono de la Tinta, Madrid, Spain

2002

- Urban Tianguis, Franz Meyer Museum, Mexico City, Mexico

- Colección Monocroma, Centro Convenciones Hipódromo de las Américas, Mexico City, Mexico

2001

- One of so Many, Young Artist Collective, Fundacion Sebastían, Mexico City, Mexico

awards

2015
SAM Art Projects Residency, Villa Raffet, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France

2013
Session 4 Internship, Sesión 4, Civitella Ranieri Foundation, Civitella Ranieri Center, Umbria, Italy

2007
Vacío Contenido: Taller infantil, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City, Mexico

2005
International Residency Program, Banff Art Center / Fondo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes (FONCA), Alberta, Canada

2002
Participant / Biennale Internationale Design Saint-Étienne, Saint-Étienne, France

2000
Scholarship / Jóvenes del Tercer Milenio, El Túnel de los Milenios, Fondo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes (FONCA), Mexico

1996
Award / First Meeting of Architecture Students, ITESM campus Querétaro, Querétaro, Mexico

Publications

- The Equation of Desire, Mousse Publishing, Milan, 2003
- The Intimate Revolt, Karma International, Zurich, 2009

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