HOTEL ARTIST

Martin Soto Climent_

Born in 1977, lives and works in Mexico City

Education

2009
Laberintome, T293, Naples
Impulsive Chorus, X initiative, New York
The Intimate Revolt, Karma International, Zurich
For Your Eyes Only, La Sala, Mexico City
The Intimate Revolt, Open Space Art Cologne, Cologne (with T293, Naples)
Martin Soto Climent, Michael Benevento, Los Angeles

2008
Art Positions, Art Basel Miami, Miami (with Broadway 1602, New York)
Hidden Symmetries, Broadway 1602, New York
01.18.08, T293, Naples

2007
Vacio Contenido, Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City

2006
Checkmate, Broadway 1602, New York
Study Objects, Nina Menocal Gallery, Mexico City

2005
Other Objects, The Other Gallery, The Banff Center, Alberta
Biotic Project, Subway Station Tacuba, Mexico City

2004
Cotton Candy Doves, MUCA , Mexico City
Throw Balls, UNAM - The University Cultural Building, Mexico City

2003
Curious objects vol1, The space, Mexico City
Curious objects vol2, The space, Mexico City
03-03-03, installation in Jardin Hidalgo, Coyoacan, Mexico City

2002
It was green, Museum Desierto de los Leones, Mexico City

2001
Empty Spaces, Casa de la Cultura Malinalxochitl, Malinalco, Mexico
One of so Many, Sebastian Foundation, Mexico City

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2009
Between Spaces, P.S.1, New York
Melodies & Rocks / Copyright, Karma International
Ordinary Revolutions, Museum Morsbroich, Leverkusen
Zero Budget Bienal, Paris
Not Soul for Sale, X initiative, New York
Collection of..., White Columns, New York
Between the Cup and Lip, V&A, New York
Nudes, Fortes VilacÌa Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil

2008
As Queer as a Clockwork Orange, La Sala, Mexico City
Light, Nina Menocal Gallery, Mexico City

2007
Re-Make / Re-Model, Sorcha Dallas, Glasgow
Pase de Abordar, artistas viajeros contemporaneos, UIA, Mexico City
The Kitchen Benefit Art Auction, The Kitchen, New York
The Office, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York
Drawing outside the lines, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale AZ
New Collection presentation, Nancy & Stanley Singer, East Hampton, New York
Objects, Karma International, Zurich
In Apertura, Vilma Gold, London

2006
Solidarity Solitude, Broadway 1602, New York
Keep passing the open windows or happiness, Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne
Distor, Art Museum Carrillo Gil , Mexico City

2005
Beguin, Began, Begun, Other Gallery, The Banff Center, Alberta
Alegria, El mono de la Tinta, Madrid

2002
Urban Tianguis. Alternative runway, Franz Meyer Museum, Mexico City
Coleccion Monocroma. Alternative Catwalk, Hipodromo de las Americas, Mexico City

Awards

2005
FONCA Grant for an International Artist Residency at the Banff Art Center

2002
Selected to participate at the Bienale Internationale Desing Saint-Ettiene

2000
FONCA Grant for Artistic production, The tunel of the milluennium, Mexico

1996
Member of the team acredited with the first place of the First Meeting of Arquitecture
Students, ITESM campus Queretaro., Queretaro, Mexico

Bibliography

2008
Boenzi F., “Martin soto climent”, Flash Art, Milan, issue 269, April - May, 2008, pag 145
Caragliano R., “L’economia del riciclo diventa un’opera d’arte”, La Repubblica, Napoli,
16 January, 2008

2007
Latimer Q., "Martin Soto Climent", Modern Painters, New York, April 2007

2006
Guarque J., "Un Rato De Existencia", Schock, December

2001
"Martin Soto Climent", Babilonia Aula de Cultura, Apuntes Papeles para Mirar Collection,
Valencia, October