Mateo López (b. 1978, Bogotá, Colombia) lives and works in Bogotá. He studied at Universidad de Los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia and Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá, Colombia. Selected solo exhibitions include: Avenida Primavera, casa número dos, Casas Riegner Gallery, Bogotá (2012); Irregular Hexagon, Colombian Art in Residence (curated by José Roca), Jerusalem Center for the Visual Arts, Jerusalem (2012); 72-13, Singapore City, Singapore (2012); Maio, Galeria Luisa Strina, Sao Paulo (2011); Made to Measure, Gasworks, London (2010); and Deriva, MUSAC Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, Spain (2009). Selected group exhibitons include: Imaginary Homelands, The Art Gallery of York University (AGYU), Toronto (2012); Rotary Connection, Casey Kaplan Gallery, New York (2012); The Peripathetic School, Itinerant Drawing from Latin America (curated by Tanya Barson), Banco de la República, Bogotá, Colombia, traveling to Drawing Room, London (2011); En Obras: Arte y Arquitectura en la Coleçao Teixeira de Freitas, curated by Adriano Pedrosa, Tenerife Espacio de las Artes, Tenerife, Canary Islands (2011); 8th Mercosur Bienal, curated by José Roca, Porto Alegre, Brazil (2011); Esa cosa verde de ahí afuera, Travesía 4 Gallery, Madrid (2011); The Armory Show, Casas Riegner Gallery, New York (2011); To draw is to write, to write is to draw, Casas Riegner Gallery, Bogotá, Colombia (2010); Let’s Talk about houses: When Art speaks Architecture: Building, unbuilding, inhabit., Museu Nacional de Arte Contemporânea, Museu do Chiado, Lisbon (2010); 29th Sao Paulo Biennial, Ha sempre um copo de mar para um homem navegar, Curated by Moacir dos Anjos and Agnaldo Farias, Sao Paulo (2010) and Panamericana, curated by Jens Hoffman. Kurimanzutto, Mexico City (2010).
Last updated: 01.04.2015