1934 Born in Mexico City

Lives and works in Mexico City


SOLO EXHIBITIONS (Selection)

 

2013        101 Tragedies, Aperture, New York


2012        Series, Kominek Gallery, Berlin

2011        Schauspiel des Tatsächlichen, Museum für Sepulkralkultur, Kassel

2008        Rare Vintage Photographs, Josée Bienvenu Gallery, New York

2007         Anton Kern Gallery, New York
                Celda Contemporanea, Mexico City

2006         Blum & Poe, Los Angeles

2005         Club fotografico de Mexico, Mexico City

2004         Glorious Accident, Kunsthal, Rotterdam
                Air de Paris, Paris

2003         The Photographer’s Gallery, London

2002         Fair, Royal College of Art, London

2000         El Teatro De Los Hechos, Museo Universitario de Ciencias y Arte

                de Ciudad Universitaria, Mexico City


GROUP EXHIBITIONS (Selection)


2012        Photography in Mexico, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art,

               San Francisco

               No Exit - Urban Being, Helsinki Photography Biennial,

               Sederholm House, Helsinki

2011         101 Tragedies, Les Rencontres D’Arles Photographie, Arles           

                Exposed: Voyeurism, Surveillance, and the Camera Since 1870,

                Walker Art Center, Minneapolis

2010         Exposed: Voyeurism, Surveillance, and the Camera Since 1870, Tate

                Modern, London and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art,

                San Francisco

                Transurbaniac: Art emotions and some city trances, UCSD University

               Art Gallery, San Diego

2009        Dark Side 2 – Fotografische Macht und fotografierte Gewalt, Krankheit

               und Tod, Fotomuseum, Winterthur

2007        ¡Viva la Muerte!, Kunsthalle Wien, Viena

2006         (Tat)Orte, NRW Forum, Duesseldorf

2004         Dedicated To A Proposition, Extra City: Kunsthal, Antwerpen


                Photo Espana, Casa de América, Madrid


                Dicen Que Finjo O Miento: La Ficcion Revisada,

                Central de Arte Guadalajara World Trade Center, Guadalajara

2002        Trottroirs, Galerie Chantal Crousel (at the Poste du Louvre), Paris           

                Mexico City: Eine Ausstellung über die Wechselkurse von Körpern

               und Werten,

                KW Kunst-Werke, Berlin

       
                Artists living in Mexico, PS1, New York


                Foto Periodismo En Mexico, Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City


PUBLICATIONS

 

2012        101 Tragedies of Enrique Metinides. Aperture NY



2011        Series. Enrique Metinides: Kominek Books, Berlin

2003         Enrique Metinides: The Photographer’s Gallery. Ridinghouse, London

2000         El Teatro De Los Hechos, Instituto de Cultura de la Ciudad de Mexico.

                Ortega y Ortiz Editores, Mexico City



BIBLIOGRAPHY (Selection)



2009        Darkside II. Fotografische Macht und fotografierte Gewalt, Krankheit

               und Tod. Exhibition catalogue, Fotomuseum Winterthur

2006        Kimmelman, Michael: Pulp Nonfiction, Ripped From the Tabloids, The

               New York Times, December 21 Garcia, Kathryn: Dias De Los Muertos,     

               Artnet, April

               Myers, Holly: Unfathomable acts evoke a sense of awe,

               Los Angeles Times, April 28, p. E27

2004       Exposiciones: Enrique Metinides, PhotoEspana2004, Clubcultura.com,

              June 24 Mitchell, Charles Dee: Enrique Metinides at The Photographers’    

              Gallery-London, Art in America, March

2003       Cowgill, Erin: Paris Photo 2003, Artnet.com

              Enrique Metinides, Artfacts.net, July

              Havercorft, Matt: Enrique Metinides at the Photographers’ Gallery, 24

              Hour Museum, July 25           

              Rossell, Daniela: Top Ten, ARTFORUM, September, p. 59-60   

              Searie, Adrian: Crime scene investigador, The Guardian, July 22

2002      Yehya, Naief: Mexico City: An Exhibition About the Exchange Rate of

             Bodies and Values, ArtNexus, No 46, December

2001      Martinez, Norm: The Theater of the Facts, La Cultura Sala de Prensa,

             January 22


AWARDS

1996         El espejo de luz, II Bienal de Fotoperiodismo


COLLECTIONS

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton
San Francisco MoMA, San Francisco
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven
Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Universitario, Mexico City
And several private collections