Oscar Murillo

Based in: London, United Kingdom

From his solo projects with Stuart Shave/Modern Art at the INDEPENDENT art fair in New York and Isabella Bortolozzi at FIAC in Paris, to work, an exhibition of large-scale canvases created on-site at the Rubell Family Collection in Miami during a five-week summer residency and on view from December, 2012 (its opening coincided with Art Basel Miami Beach) through August, 2013, Oscar Murillo consistently impressed viewers with the intense force of his practice. Also in 2012: The Cleaners' Late Summer Party with COMME des GARÇONS, a performance commissioned for the Serpentine Gallery's Park Nights series, a Saturday Seminar with the Kensington Gardens-located institution, a group show at Brand New Gallery in Milan and Seven Postures, an exhibition organized by ARTES, the new cultural program of the Manuel Antonio da Mota Foundation, in Porto. 2013 will see another round of Murillo-style bingo with Ossie's Bingo Boutique at MAMA Showroom in Rotterdam, joint solo exhibitions at Carlos/Ishikawa and Stuart Shave/Modern Art in London, and a solo at Isabella Bortolozzi in Berlin.


Above: Oscar Murillo, Untitled (mango), 2012, Rubell Family Collection, Miami