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Darkest Before Dawn: art in a time of uncertainty

Ethan Cohen KuBe
Beacon, NY

Curated by Raul Zamudio and Ethan Cohen, this exhbition of international artists explores multiple facets of contemporary life in the present times of uncertainty.

November 1, 2020 - January 30, 2021

Inauguration: November 1, 2020

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XIX Bienal de Pintura Rufino Tamayo

Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Oaxaca
Oaxaca, Mexico

Inauguration: October 29, 2020

more information...here>>

View Reconstructed Landscape 10, selected to participate in this celebrated event...here>>


Power Play 2020: Invisible Lines

The Arts House, Singapore

October 15 - 19, 2020

 more information...here>>

information and image of the participating installation Empire Tank, 2020...here>>    


Solid Fiction

Kunstverein Emsdetten, Galerie Münsterland
Emsdetten, Germany

October 12 - November 29, 2020

Participating artists: Davis Birks, Caro Jost, Marton Nemes, Anselm Reyle, Cordy Ryman, Imi Knoebel, Karin Sander

more information...here>>

View image of Reconstructed Landscape 26...here>>    


Inmanente: disoluciones en el paisaje

Curated by César Girón

Oficina de Proyectos Culturales OPC,
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

February 29 - May  09, 2020

View more information (Spanish)...here>>

View image of Reconstructed Landscape 7...here>>    


Thingness: Group Show

Noun\ ˈthiŋ-nəs \
: the quality or state of objective existence or reality.

Ro2 Gallery, Dallas, TX, USA 

Reception: December 7, 2019

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III Bienal del Sur: Pueblos en Resistencia

Empire: Venezuela, 2019
A work containing thousands of folded paper pyramids, each a faux US Dollar Federal Reserve Note, intstalled on an existing wall in the form of the country Venezuela.

Museo de Arte Moderno Jesús Soto, Ciudad Bolívar, Venezuela

October 26 - December 31, 2019

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Ayotzinapa / Presente: Web Launch

September 26, 2019, marks the 5th anniversary of the tragic forced disappearance of 43 students from the school Isidro Burgos, Ayotzinapa, Mexico. To commemorate this date and to remember and honor those victims, the artist Davis Birks and Oficina de Proyectos Culturales OPC, invite the general public to particpate in a memory activity in the form of a crossword puzzle.

May their memory give strength to the people of Mexico who demand the truth, and a fair and just government.

Downloaded the crossword puzzle...here>>.    Spanish (PDF 2 MB)

¡No Hemos Olvidado!   ¡La Lucha Sigue! 

"The lesson that this case has left Mexico should not be forgotten; Any one of us can be one of the 43." - Anabel Hernández, from her book, La Verdadera Noche de Iguala


Así son las Cosas

New installations, sculptures and paintings 

Galería Omar Alonso
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

July 24 - September 24, 2019


Tierras Prometidas

Tierras Prometidas is an exhibition that examines issues of global migration, often forced, from Syria to the recent refugee caravans from Central America through Mexico with participating artists:  Ai Weiwei / Fly the Flag · Francis Alÿs · Davis Birks · Forensic Oceanography and Forensic Architecture · José Hernández-Claire · Sean T. Hawkey · Fernando Llanos + Jessica Herreman + Leonardo Tarifeño + Ricardo Silva · Omar Pimienta · David Taylor

Oficina de Proyectos Culturales
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

February 23 - May 4, 2019

More information...here>>
Image of Dream Home installation...here>>


La Red

La Red, 2010 - 2019
Installacion on view at the Biblioteca Los Mangos, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

January 23 - March 27, 2019

Image (1)...here>>
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LA Art Show 2019

Building Bridges Art Exchange, with artists, Antuan, and
Alessandro Cardinale, and Ariel Vargassal
booth 324, Los Angeles Convention Center, LA, CA, USA

Curator: Marisa Caichiolo

January 23 - 27, 2019 

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Installation image...here>>

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Pinta Miami / Crossing Cultures 2018

Building Bridges Art Exchange, with artists Angel Delgado, Antuan, and
Alessandro Cardinale
booth L7, Mana Convention Center, Wynwood, FL, USA

Curator: Marisa Caichiolo

December 5-9, 2018 

More information...here>>

Installation image...here>>

detail image...here>>


Panorámica: Paisaje artístico de Puerto Vallarta

Ex Convento del Carmen, Guadalajara, Mexico

November 30, 2018 - February 3, 2019

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Project Uprooted

An installation and performance 
2018 Summer Artists in Residence

Building Bridges Art Exchange, Santa Monica, CA, USA

Exhibition: "Geographies of the Invisible Line"
Davis Birks: USA, Mexico / Doris Champ, a.k.a. La Razzia: Austria / Luciana Abait: Argentina, Los Angeles

Curator: Marisa Caichiolo

Artist Reception: September 8, 2018
Exhibition: September 8 - October 1, 2018

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Ro2 Art 

Dallas, TX, USA
Aug 4 - Sep 8, 2018

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Usted está aquí: Cartografías de un destino

Oficina de Proyectos Culturales 
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico 

May 26 - Aug 15, 2018

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Images of the installation Empire: Mexico, which forms part of this exhibition...here>>


Auckland Art Fair 

Interlude Gallery
May 23 - May 27, 2018

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Errata Project Web Launch

Taller OPC, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
March 27, 2018

Oficina de Proyectos Culturales, OPC
, presents The Errata Project, a collaborative community endeavor for building a public research archive to be housed at Taller OPC, in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. In the form of an ever-growing erratum with a focus on women artists, this project, in conjunction with an associated social program, creates a sustained dialogue on the value of women in art and society. 

Read about this community project...here>>


Conference: Errata Project

Centro Universitario de la Costa, U de G, CUCosta, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
March 8, 2018

Moderator:  Ireri Topete - visual artist, professor and coordinator of the Visual Arts Program, CUCosta

Javiera Pintocanales - visual artist, book designer, professor at CUCosta
Davis Birks

Errata Project PDF (Eng) (Esp) (926 kb)


Language Disorder III 

Interlude Gallery, Sydney, Australia
December 7 - December 15, 2017

In the third edition of Language Disorder, Interlude Gallery invites collaborating writers to respond to selected works of art to form new meaning.

Link to images...(1)   (2)   (3)


Sydney Contemporary 

Interlude Gallery
Carriageworks, Sydney, Australia
Booth CO6A
September 7 - September 10, 2017

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Crónica de un Instante: Reinterpretación de la colección MUSA

Museo de Las Artes, MUSA, Guadalajara, México
August 31 - October 29, 2017


Fissures in The Tropics: Artistic Practices of the 90s in the Occident

Galería Jesús Gallardo, Instituto Cultural de León, Mexico
June 9 - August 20, 2017

Curated by Rubén Méndez, this exhibition explores the development of contemporary art during the decade of the 90s in Guadalajara, Mexico.

image of Lo Difícil del Poder...here>>
image of  Three Skies Over the Rich Earth...here>>

social servants

Colección Pueblo de Jalisco

Instituto Cultural Cabañas, Guadalajara, Mexico 
June  8 - August 31, 2017

image of the installation Social Servants, 1988...here>>



Klosterruine, Rüeggisberg, Kanton Bern, NaturparkGantrisch, Switzerland, Europe
Since 2003 annually from Pentecost until Fall.

more information (German)...here>>


IF (you can read this you are very close to art)

Public installation for the Martha and David Haynes Educational Garden, Oficina de Proyectos Culturales, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Unveiling, April 5, 2017

image of the work IF...here>> 


Art and Money

February 7 - February 10, 2017 at the Harry Wood Gallery 
February 21 - April 28,  Institute for Humanities Research 
Arizona State Universtiy Campus, Tempe, AZ

Curated by Angelina Fox, this exhibition explores direct links between art and money, the concept of value and the present national and international economy. 

image of the work Empire 2, Mexico...here>> 
image of the work War Monument...here>>

information and catalog...here>>


Fissures in The Tropics: Artistic Practices of the 90s in the Occident

February 4 - May 1, 2017
Oficina de Proyectos Culturales, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Curated by Rubén Méndez, this exhibition explores the development of contemporary art during the decade of the 90s in Guadalajara, Mexico.



Contemporary Archaeology, Contemporary Art

October 22, 2016

Artist talk and project for high school students of Puerto Vallarta as part of the
education workshop Art and the Mountain sponsored by OPC and directed by Tanya Mancha. Students found contemporary archaeological fragments of eroded brick and mortar at the mouth of the Cuale River and wrote creative, fictitious texts pertaining to the history of each fragment as a way to reflect on the mechanism of the narrative as a means to document historical events.



Transitable: The Search for Meaningful Meaning

A workshop co-produced with Claudia Rodriguez for MAZ, Museo de Arte Zapopan, Mexico, as part of the Estudio Abierto 7: Escuela de Los Comunes

June  20 - June 26, 2016


Presented at the 26th International Sculpture Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, October 16, 2016, for the panel "A place for research and cultural resistance: Interstitial Public Space: a transdisciplinary view"

Panelist: Claudia Rodriguez



You are Here: Urban Approximations

May 28 - July 30, 2016
Oficina de Proyectos Culturales, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

image here>>

social servants

Acquisition 2016

Social Servants, 1988
cardboard, steel and polyurethane mounted on a hand truck 
each element measures 118 x 60 x 65 cm.

Instituto Cultural Cabañas, Guadalajara, Mexico




January 15 - February 12, 2016
Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY



Claudia Álvarez, Davis Birks, Nicola Costantino, Anthony Goicolea, Maximo Gonzalez, Rogelio Manzo, Xawery Wolski

May 20 - June 20, 2015
Galería Omar Alonso, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico


Davis Birks: Paraíso en Proceso

May 28 - July 12, 2014

Oficina de Proyectos Culturales, OPC, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Exhibition information... here>>

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Heavenly Bodies

February 22 - May 25, 2014

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, CA, USA
Exhibition information... here>>

image of  Blackboard 10  included in the exhibition (500KB)...here>>


Confrontaciones y Analogías

Febuary 13 - April 3, 2014

Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Tamaulipas, Matamoros, Mexico

image of Tu Y Yo (You and I) included in the exhibition (449KB)...here>>

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Idle Hands

November  22, 2013 - January  15, 2014
Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, USA

image of So Eloquent 2 included in the exhibition (500KB)...here>>

images of the installations at the Westin Regina

La Red - Social Servants

Installation views at the Westin Regina, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Sponsored by Galería Omar Alonso

March - September,  2013

 images of the installations...here>>

Artificial Turf

Artificial Turf

Galería Omar Alonso, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

February 6 - February 28,  2013

images of the exhibition...here>>



2nd International Festival of Video Creation

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico  

May 1 - May 5, 2012 

exhibition images


Galería Omar Alonso, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico  
March 21 - April 21, 2012 

images and information...here>>

The Beachcombers...here>>

exhibition images

War & Peace

Galería Nina Menocal, Mexico City  
February 21 - April 4, 2012 

images from the exhibition...here>>


Now or Never/Ahora o Nunca

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico  
October 15 - November 20,  2011... more>>

images and info of the installation PASADO/FUTURO... here>>

project Good Vibrations

Fuerzas Básicas

Museo de La Ciudad
Guadalajara, Mexico  
October 14, 2011 -  February 5, 2012

info of the project GOOD VIBRATIONS...here>>

images of the installation...here>>



Edward Cella Art and Architecture
Los Angeles,  USA
July 9 - August 28,  2011

ZimmerAxx Kunst Art Projects (German)

Installation A>Z

KlosterSkulpturenAusstellung, 2011
Klosterruine, Rüeggisberg, Kanton Bern, NaturparkGantrisch, Switzerland, Europe

Link to the pages of the exhibit ...more>>


Galería Omar Alonso
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
February 18 - March 30, 2011...more>>


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