Enrique Metinides

Biography

Born in Mexico City, 1934. Lives and works in Mexico City, Mexico

One-Person Exhibitions

2008
Enrique Metinides: Rare Vintage Photographs, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York, NY

2006
Enrique Metinides, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, NY
Enrique Metinides, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, CA

2005
Enrique Metinides, Club fotográfico de México, Mexico City, Mexico

2004
Enrique Metinides: Glorios Accident, Kunsthale, Rotterdam

2003
Enrique Metinides, The Photographer’s Gallery, London, United Kingdom
Enrique Metinides, Air de Paris, Paris, France

2002
Fair, Royal College, London, United Kingdom

2000
El Teatro De Los Hechos, Museo Universitario de Ciencias y Arte de Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico D.F.

Selected Group Exhibitions

2012
Antonio Cabellero, Graciela Iturbide, Enrique Metinides, Nicholas Metivier Gallery, Toronto, Ontario
Photography in Mexico: Selected Works From the Collections of SFMOMA, SFMOMA,
San Francisco, CA
Series, Kominek Gallery, Berlin

2008
New Perspectives in Latin American, 1930–2006: Selections from a Decade of Acquisitions, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York, NY

2006
NRW Forum Kultur und Wirtschaft, Duesseldorf, Germany

2004
Dedicated To A Proposition, Extra City: Center for Contemporary Art, Antwerp, Belgium
Photo Espana, Casa de América, Madrid, Spain
Dicen Que Finjo O Miento: La Ficcion Revisada, Central de Arte Guadalajara World Trade Center, Guadalajara, Mexico

2002
Trottroirs, Galerie Chantal Crousel à la Poste du Louvre, Paris, France
Mexico City: Eine Ausstellung über die Wecheslkurse con Köpern und Werte, KW Kunst-Werke, Berlin e.V., Germany
Artists living in Mexico, PS1, New York, USA
Foto Periodismo En Mexico, Centro de la Imagen, Mexico D.F.

Selected Bibliography

2006
Kimmelman, Michael. Pulp Nonfiction, Ripped From the Tabloids, The New York Times, December 21, 2006

2003
Searle, Adrian. Crime Scene Investigator, The Guardian, July 22

2002
Yehya, Naief. Mexico City: An Exhibition About the Exchange Rate of Bodies and Values. ArtNexus, No 46, December

Publications

2007
Viva la muerte. Exhibition catalogue. Kunsthalle Wien, Austria

2003
Enrique Metinides, with essay contributions from Néstor García Canclini, Geoff Dyer, interview with Enrique Metindes and artist Gabriel Kuri. The Photographer’s Gallery. Ridinghouse, United Kingdom

2000
El Teatro De Los Hechos, Instituto de Cultura de la Ciudad de México, Ortega y Ortiz Editores, México (cat.)

Press

vmagazine | 2007

Review by Alix Browne

The New York Times | December 2006
The Guardian | July 2003

Review by Adrian Searle

Enrique Metinides | 2003

selection from book; forward by Geoff Dyer, interview with Gabriel Kurl, essay by Néstor García Canclini, Ridinghouse Press