ruben gutierrez
Since the beginning
Works in United States of America

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BIO
Since 1993 has shown his work in exhibitions in Mexico and abroad, among which we can emphasize: Mexican Anyway (FIAC, Paris, France, 1999); Salón Bancomer, (Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico, DF, 2001) Mesoamérica:oscilaciones y artificios (Museo Atlántico de Arte Moderno, Gran Canaria. Spain, 2002) Sublime Artificial, (La Capella, Instituto de Cultura de Barcelona, Spain, 2002) Sensitive negotiations, (Consulado General de Mexico en Miami, Miami, Fla. USA, 2003) Imatges Subtitulades, (Fundacio Espais d’Art Contemporani , Girona, Spain, 2003) Lo-Fi/Sci -Fi , (WORM Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 2004) Mexican Report, (Blue Star, San Antonio, Texas, USA, 2004) White Noise, (REDCAT, CalArts, Los Angeles, USA, 2004) Impakt Festival 04, (Utrecht, The Netherlands, 2004), Ten defining experiments (CIFO, Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, Miami, USA, 2006 ) and XIII Biennal Rufino Tamayo, (Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico, 2006) He represented Mexico at 7th Havana Biennal, Cuba 2001, First Buenos Aires Biennal, Argentina, 2001, IX Bienal Internacional de Cuenca, Ecuador, 2007 and Prague Biennale in 2009.

His work has been credited to recognitions as First Prize in Painting, 1ª Bienal Regional de la Plástica Joven (Monterrey, Mexico, 1994) First Prize on 2ª Bienal Regional de la Plástica Joven (Monterrey, Mexico, 1996) Acquisition Prize of XXI Encuentro Nacional de Arte Joven, (México, 2001) and Acquisition Prize BBVA-Bancomer, VI Bienal Monterrey-FEMSA (Monterrey, México, 2003).

Has participated in artist in residence programs in: Fundación Ludwig (Havana, Cuba, 2001), International Studio and Curatorial Program, (NYC, USA, 2003) Art Omi (Omi, NY, USA, 2004), Art dans l’ ville (Saint Ettienne, France, 2004), CRIC, Centre de réflexion sur l’image et ses contexts (Sierre, Swiss, 2006) y Cite Internationale des Arts (Paris, France, 2007).

Was a fellowship holder of Fondo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes (Mexico) in several programs during the years 1998- 1999, 2000-2001 y 2005-2006. In 2006 he obtained the grant for emerging artists of CIFO Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, Miami, USA.

As curator he has work in: Suite 106 Gallery, Bronx River Art Center, (Nueva York, EU), CRIC Centre d’ Reflexion sur l’image et ses contextes (Sierre, Swiss), VAE10 Festival Internacional de Video /Arte/Electrónica, (Lima, Peru) y Jawaharlal Nehru University (New Delhi, India) MUCA ROMA (Mexico city) and Centro de las Artes (Monterrey, Mexico) between others

He is the founder of ObjectNotFound.org an independent non-profit space whose mission is to promote the knowledge and appreciation of contemporary art through the RESEARCH, PRODUCTION, and EXHIBITION of intertextual objects, an ongoing project based in Monterrey, Mexico. Lives and works in Monterrey, Mexico.