SELECTED EXHIBITIONS 

2016
Europa and the Bull, curated by Attilia Fattori Franchini, Lambda Lambda Lambda, Pristina, Kosovo.
Year, Lock Up International, Mexico City, MX.

2015
Playtime, curated by Pierre-Alexandre Mateos and Charles Teyssou, 9800 S. Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA.
soggy bodied, Organized by Michael Ray-Von, Sunday, Los Angeles, CA.
Public Utility, New Capital, Chicago, IL.
System Of A Down, Organized by Francisco Cordero-Oceguera, Michele D'Aurizio, Emanuele Marcuccio,
Pierre-Alexandre Mateos and Charles Teyssou. Ellis King, Dublin, Ireland.
Now What, Gildar Gallery, Denver, CO.
Under A Thawing Lake, Dark Arts.International, Mexico City, Mexico.
A Sentimental Education, Galerie Andreas Huber, Vienna, Austria.

2014
Stowaways, Carlo Farini 32, Milan, Italy.
Poxmodernism, Réunion, Zürich, Switzerland.
Increasingly Skeptical Bodies Begin to Come Forward, Welcome Screen, London, UK.
Louie, Louie., Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA.
Ben, Bikini Wax, Mexico City, MX. (with Michael Ray-Von)
Until then, Alcatraz, Chicago, IL.
Executive Producer, Museum of Contemporary Art (MACO), Oaxaca, MX.  
Dando y dando, pajarito volando, Otras Obras, Material Art Fair, Mexico City, MX. 
La Ursurpadora, Clemente Soto Vélez Cultural Center, New York, NY.

2013 
BECAUSE WE CAN, NO Space, Mexico City, MX. 
Swim Team Presents, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee, WI. 
Moving the Still, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY. 
Formerly the artist, Kirk’s Apartment, Chicago, IL. (solo exhibition)

2012 
ghosts performance for 24HRS/25DAYS, New Capital Projects, Chicago, IL. 
ghosts performance for 00000 Ghost $how III, Imagination Giants, Milwaukee, WI. 
reblog my ashes, Downcast Eyes @ The Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago, IL.

2011 
To Wet The Brush, The Dog & Bone Space, Chicago, IL. 
OOOOO GH0OST $HOW pt. II, AFC, Small Space, Center, Green Gallery, Milwaukee, WI. 
Thesis, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL. 
Opening Night, 6th SAIC Undergraduate Film/Video Festival, Chicago, IL. 
Now It's Dark: Experimental Film Society, Flaxman Theater, Chicago, IL.

2010 
NEW STAND, Arts & Sciences PROJECTS, New York City, NY. 
Now It's Dark #2, Green Lantern Gallery, Chicago, IL. 
Lines of Experimentation, Gene Siskel Film Center, Chicago, IL. 
Summer Sounds: Jason Simonʼs One-Minute Film Festival, The Modern Wing of The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL. 
Lamb.Editions Publishing, NEXT, Chicago, IL. 
6th KINOKI International Film Festival, Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico City, MX.

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2012- Present 
Director, Lodos, Chicago, IL & Mexico City, MX.

2010 
Celestial Gestures: Video & Film Screening, High Concept Laboratories, Chicago, IL.

AWARDS

2012 
James Nelson Raymond Fellowship, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL.

2008 
First Year Program Merit Scholarship, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL.

2007 
New Artists Society Presidential Merit Scholarship, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL.

SELECTED PRESS

The Denver Post, “Art that invites you to ‘play’ and see the world now” By Ray Mark Rinaldi, June 21, 2015.
La Start-Up, “The Price of Liberation” By Dorothée Dupuis, June 13, 2015.
Frisk Frisk Magazine, “A Sentimental Education” By Vincenzo Della Corte, January 18, 2015.
i-D., “lodos y el arte del diálogo único”, By Cheryl Santos, December 26, 2014.
Letras Explícitas, "...Ben Begins!" By Paul Sánchez, July 14, 2014.
Terremoto.mx, "Francisco Cordero-Oceguera y Michael Ray-Von en Biquini Wax", July 10, 2014.

EDUCATION

2011 
Bachelor of Fine Arts, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.