Darío Escobar

Born in Guatemala City in 1971, Darío Escobar lives and works in Guatemala City. His work has been exhibited extensively at biennials, museums and galleries internationally. His second monograph, Dario Escobar: The Life of the Object was recently published in 2017. Recent exhibitions include: Lines of Flight, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY (2018); The World’s Game: Fútbol and Contemporary Art, Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM), Miami, FL and Art Museum of the Americas, Washington D.C (2018); Mixografia, Los Angeles, CA (2017); Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA (2017); Children’s Museum of the Arts, New York (2016); Josée Bienvenu Galley, New York (2016); Casa Triangulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil (2016); Centro Cultural Sao Paulo, Brazil (2015), LACMA, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA (2014); Pizzuti Collection, Colombus, OH (2014); Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA (2013); The Museum of Contemporary Art MOCA, Los Angeles, CA (2011); 53rd Venice Biennale, Mundus Novus - Arte Contemporaneo de America Latina at the Artiglierie dell’Arsenale, Venice, IT (2009); La Colección Jumex, Mexico DF (2009).

 

Press

Elephant | April 16, 2018
Detroit Metro Times| March 28, 2018
Burnaway | August 18, 2017
Blouin Art Info | August 18, 2017
La Hora | June 25, 2015
Village Voice | July 10, 2013
Huffington Post | March 2012
Art Nexus | 2011

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