b. 1987, Cuidad de México, MX 
Lives and works New York, NY/Vancouver, BC

contact: gonzalo.reyesrodriguez@gmail.com


2019 Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture

2016 University of Pennsylvania, MFA

2009 School of the Art Institute of Chicago, BFA

2008 Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Facultad de Artes Plasticas


Solo Exhibitions

2021  New Photographs, Blinkers, Winnipeg (CA)

2019  Mettuer-en-scéne, Terremoto/La Postal, Mexico City (MX) (catalogue)

2017  Objective/Confess, The Drawing Room at the Arts Club, Chicago (US)

2015  Don’t Call Me, I’ll Call You, The Windor Contemporaneo, Madrid (ES)

Group Exhibitions (Selection)


Scotiabank New Generation Photography Award, Arsenal Contemporary Toronto (CA); National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa (CA)

Bienal Sur 2023, Capilla de Arte, Universidad de Las Americas Puebla, Puebla (MX)

Inside Voice(s), Please, Nap, Vancouver (CA)


An Ecstasy All Their Own, Centre for Contemporary Art Glasgow (UK)

Reciprocity, Marinaro, New York, NY (US)

Transmissions, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg (CA) (catalogue)


Aftermaths, Charlotte Street Foundation, Kansas City (US)


Screening Freedom, Mamie & Weavers Ultra, Philadelphia, PA (US) (catalogue)


On The Fence, Aspect/Ratio, Chicago (US)


Darryl DeAngelo Terrell & Gonzalo Reyes Rodriguez, Roots and Culture, Chicago (US)

Memorias Para Anhelar El Olvido, Worm Gallery, Valparaiso (CL)

Companion Pieces, Anytime Dept., Cincinnati (US)

Monarchs, North Miami Museum of Contemporary Art (NoMIMoCA), Miami (US)


Monarchs, Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Omaha (US) (catalogue)


Happiness Greens Our Irrelevance, MAMA Annex, Los Angeles (US)

Scenario I: Dancin’ in Heaven, ACRE Projects, Chicago (US)

Solo Projects, Casa America, Madrid (ES)


Surf Club, Vox Populi, Philadelphia (US)
Like, Charles Addams Gallery, Philadelphia (US)


Front & Center, Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago (US)


2023  Scotiabank New Generation Photography Award (CA)

2020  MassMoCA Artist in Residence (US)

Illinois Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship Finalist Award - Photography (US)

2015  Reina Sofia Program for Advanced Studies in Critical Practices, Fellow (ES)

2015  ACRE Artist In Residence (US)


2021  Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grant (US)

2020  Illinois Arts Council Visual Arts Production Grant (US)

2018  Propeller Grant (US)

Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs Individual Artist Grant (US)


Bogoch, Madeline, “What Remains To Be Seen: Gonzalo Reyes Rodríguez at Blinkers”, Peripheral Review, September 2022

Mercado, Ashley, “Exhibition Review: Reciprocity Musée Magazine, August, 2022

Quinton, Jared, “Gonzalo Reyes Rodriguez”, Critics Picks, Artforum, November, 2021

“Gonzalo Reyes Rodriguez: Metteur en Scene, Terremoto La Postal/CDMX” Daily Lazy, October, 2019

Paige, Jameson, “Photography Has Always Been A Medium In Crisis”: In Conversation With Gonzalo Reyes

Rodriguez, Public Parking, Manitoba, Canada, March  2019

“Gonzalo Reyes Rodriguez at Roots & Culture”, Terremoto MX, October 2018

“Gonzalo Reyes Rodriguez,” Bad at Sports, September 2018

Seda - Reeder, Maria, “”Companion Pieces’ Opens at Camp Washington’s Anytime Dept.” Citybeat, June 2018

Pothast, Emily, “Recommended: Thru the Roof”, The Stranger, Seattle, WA, March 2018

Keoghm Serrano, Ximena, “Thru the Roof”, March 2018

Steinhauer, Jillian, “37 Artists Native to the Americas Weave Stories of Migration and Geography” Hyperallergic, February 2018

“Monarchs: Brown and Native Contemporary Artists in the Path of the Butterfly,” Contemporary Art Daily, February 2018

Higbee, Maxon & Hotait, Nadia, “Don’t Call Me, I’ll Call You,” The Windor Contemporaneo, July 2015