2006 MFA, University of California, Los Angeles
1996 BFA, San Francisco Art Institute
Upcoming Exhibitions and Projects
2022 Public art commission, Wilshire/La Brea Station, Purple Line, Los Angeles, METRO LA (2022 anticipated completion)
2019 Public art commission, Bay Parkway Station, N Line, Metropolitan Transportation Authority, New York (2019 anticipated completion)
2018 The Strangeness Will Wear Off, David Castillo Gallery, Miami
Selected Solo Exhibitions
2015 Morococha, LAXART, Los Angeles
2013 Smuggling The Sun, Nicelle Beauchene Gallery, New York
Night Shade/Solanaceae, Pérez Art Museum Miami
2012 Open Tuning, E-D-G-B-D-G, 18th Street Arts Center, Los Angeles
2010 Road to Ruins, Steve Turner Contemporary, Los Angeles
2009 Into A Long Punk, Steve Turner Contemporary, Los Angeles
2006 Los Jaichackers, MUCA ROMA, Mexico City
2005 Los Cremators, Queen’s Nails Annex, San Francisco
Mirage, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia
Selected Group Exhibitions
2018 Common Forms, PEANA, Monterrey, Mexico
Made in L.A. 2018, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
School of Chairs, 500 Capp Street Foundation, San Francisco
2017 Tierra, Sangre, Oro, organized by Rafa Esparza, Ballroom Marfa, Marfa, Texas
Figure Ground: Beyond the White Field, organized by Rafa Esparza, Whitney Biennial 2017, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York
2016 Savage Curio, Et al., San Francisco (two-person show with Spencer Lewis)
New Geometries, Fleisher/Ollman, Philadelphia
PaintersNYC, El Museo de los Pintores Oaxaqueños, Oaxaca, Mexico
2015 PaintersNYC, Páramo, Guadalajara, Mexico
Something Else, OFF Biennial Cairo, Egypt
2014 Notes For Now, Prospect.3, New Orleans
2013 ¡Oye, Mira!, Walter and McBean Galleries, San Francisco Art Institute
2012 Going Public, ENPAP, Bilbao, Spain
2011 Stories Song, Pepin Moore Gallery, Los Angeles
2010 Lonarte, Municipality of Calheta, Madeira, Portugal (public art installation)
Wall-to-Wall, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles
Panorama: Los Angeles, ARCO Madrid
2009 Lovable Like Orphan Kitties and Bastard Children, The Green Gallery East, Milwaukee
Glue, Paper, Scissors, Luckman Gallery, California State University, Los Angeles
LA><ART Window: Eamon Ore-Giron, LAXART, Los Angeles
Engagement Party, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
2008 2008 California Biennial, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, California
Phantom Sightings: Art After the Chicano Movement, curated by Rita Gonzalez, Howard Fox, and Chon Noriega, Los Angeles
County Museum of Art (traveled to: Museo Tamayo, Mexico City; The Museo Alameda, San Antonio, Texas; Phoenix Art
Museum; Museo de Arte de Zapopan, Guadalajara, Mexico; El Museo del Barrio, New York)
2007 Passing Through, The New Amazing, LAXART, Los Angeles
Cabin Fever, Rivington Arms, New York
2006 Underplayed, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco
Block Party, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles
Glitch, Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Archigram: Remix Project, Queen’s Nails Annex, San Francisco
We All, Us Three, Esthetics As a Second Language, Los Angeles
Free Trade, Outpost for Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
2005 Technical Breakdown, Cinemateket, Copenhagen
2003 Retreat, Peres Projects, Los Angeles
Dilo!, Peres Projects, Los Angeles (collaboration with Julio César Morales)
Test Tube, New Langton Arts, San Francisco
2002 Bay Area Now 3, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco
2001 Widely Unknown, Deitch Projects, New York
SF Arts Council Awards, Limn Gallery, San Francisco
Introductions, Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco
2 Boys and A Girl, The Luggage Store, San Francisco
2008–present Los Jaichackers, collaboration with Julio César Morales
2005–2013 OJO, seven-person artistic collaboration
2018 Knight, Christopher. “‘Made in L.A. 2018’: Why the Hammer biennial is the right show for disturbing times,” The Los Angeles
Times, June 5, 2018.
Stromberg, Matt. “Resolutely Political LA Artists Focus on the Body in the City’s Latest Biennial,” Hyperallergic, June 4, 2018.
2017 Gropp, Jenny. “Smuggling The Sun,” The Georgia Review, Summer 2017.
2015 Knight, Christopher. “Two perspectives on no way out by Eamon Ore-Giron,” The Los Angeles Times, January 30, 2015.
Slenske, Michael. “LAXART’s Next Phase,” W, January 14, 2015.
2014 Morales, Julio César. “Eamon Ore-Giron in Conversation with Julio Morales,” SFAQ , Issue 19, November–January 2014–15.
Sirmans, Franklin, with contributions by Rita Gonzalez, David C. Hunt, Christine Y. Kim, Rickey Laurentiis, Mary A. McCay,
Melissa A. Weber. “Los Jaichackers.” Prospect.3: Notes For Now. Exh. cat. New York: Prospect New Orleans/U.S. Biennial,
Inc., Prestel, 2014.
2013 Lee, Nathaniel. “Critic’s Pick: Eamon Ore-Giron,” ArtForum, July 8, 2015.
Johnson, Ken. “Eamon Ore-Giron: ‘Smuggling the Sun’,” The New York Times, June 27, 2013.
Laluyan, Oscar. “Geometric Heat Generated by Ore-Giron,” Arte Fuse, June16, 2013.
2010 Provo, Ben. “OJO,” ANP Quarterly, Volume 2, Number 4, 2010.
2008 Gonzalez, Rita, Howard Fox, and Chon Noriega. “Los Jaichackers.” Phantom Sightings: Art After the Chicano Movement. Exh. cat.
Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 2008.
Gurza, Augustin. “Chicano art, beyond rebellion,” The Los Angeles Times, April 6, 2008.
Gurza, Augustin. “LA Boyz, Welcome to LACMA,” The Los Angeles Times ,March 2, 2008.
2006 Baker, Kenneth. “Played backward or forward, video at YBCA makes for unsettling images,” The San Francisco Chronicle,
December 28, 2006.
2002 Fowler, Brendan. “The Disobedients,” Tokion Magazine, No. 29, May/June 2002.
Joo, Eungie. “New Folk: Stories from The Backyard,” Flash Art , December 2002.
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
Kadist, San Francisco
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia