Born 1987, Guanajuato, Mexico.
Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.

selected press

Flash Art February–March 2019

education

2018 MFA Candidate in Painting/Printmaking, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT

2009 BFA The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York, NY

AWARDS

  • 2019

    NXTHVN Studio Fellowship Program

  • 2018

    Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters & Sculptors Grant

  • 2017

    The Robert Schoelkopf Memorial Traveling Fellowship
    The Josef & Anni Albers Foundation Traveling Fellowship

  • 2013

    Anderson Ranch Arts Center Presidential Scholarship| Snowmass Village, CO

  • 2010

    Lower East Side Keyholder Residency| New York, NY

  • 2009

    Michael S. Vivo Prize for Drawing

  • 2005

    The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, Full Tuition| New York, NY

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

  • 2019

    Luz En Lo Oscuro, Fortnight Institute, New York, NY, USA

  • 2018

    Maureen Paley, London, UK

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

  • 2019

    Nobody Promised You Tomorrow: Art 50 Years After Stonewall Era, Brooklyn Museum, New York, NY, USA
    Queer Forms, Katherine E. Nash Gallery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Nesting Habits, LTD Los Angeles, New York, NY, USA
    FOUR, Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, NY, USA
    Underlying Borders, The Mexican Cultural Institute, Washington, DC, USA

  • 2018

    The Least Orthodox Goddess IV, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, New York, NY, USA
    XL Catlin Art Prize, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California, USA, travelling to: Linda Warren Projects, Chicago and New York Academy of Art, New York
    Tails, Next to Nothing, New York, NY
    The New Contemporaries Vol. 1, Residency, Los Angeles, CA, June 16 - August 25, 2018
    Four Artists, Fredericks & Freiser, New York, NY,
    WAY OUT NOW, Diane Rosenstein, Los Angeles, CA
    Demolition WoManhood, Skibum MacArthur, Los Angeles, CA, May 26 - July 7, 2018
    No Longer Yours, The Mistake Room/Anonymous Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico
    Internalized Borders, Shiva Gallery, John Jay College, New York, USA
    Wild Seed, MFA Thesis, Yale University Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, CT, USA
    MANIFESTO: A Moderate Proposal, Pitzer College Art Galleries, CA,
    Kaleidoscope, Kravets Wehby Gallery, New York, NY, USA
    Proxemics, Mass Gallery, Austin, TX, USA
    Carving Through Borders, Mullowney Printing, San Francisco, CA, USA

  • 2017

    Reconstruir, 41 Cooper Gallery, The Cooper Union, New York, NY, USA
    Feast, Yale University Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, CT, USA
    Kink and Politics: The Ties That Bind, curated by Wardell Milan, David Nolan Gallery, New York, NY, USA
    New Prints 2017/Summer - Selected by Katherine Bradford, International Print Center New York, New York, NY, USA

  • 2016

    MFA 2018, Yale University Green Hall Gallery, New Haven, CT, USA

  • 2015

    Acting On Dreams: The State of Immigrant Rights, Conditions, and Advocacy in the United States, Franklin Street Works, Stamford, CT, USA
    Translations, Feldenheimer Gallery, Reed College, Portland, Oregon, USA

  • 2014

    Residual Impression, Curated by Osman Can Yerebakan, Abrazo Interno Gallery, New York, NY, USA
    (Un)Mediated, Curated by David Rios Ferreira and Christine Walia, Kunsthalle Projects, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    Carving Through Borders, Galería de la Raza, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Queer Communities In Print, AIRSPACE Gallery, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Carving Through Borders, Mullowney Printing, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Queer Communities In Print, Adobe Books Gallery, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Queer Communities In Print, SGC International, San Francisco, CA, USA

  • 2013

    Exuberant Politics, Zenzic Press, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Pulso: Arte de las Americas/Art of the Americas, Urban Institute for Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids, MI, USA
    Uprisings: Images From Labor, UWM Union Gallery, Milwaukee, WI, USA

  • 2012

    New Prints 2012/Summer - Selected by Shahzia Sikander, International Print Center New York, New York, NY, USA
    DIVERGENCE, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY, USA
    Know Gays Aloud, Art for Change Gallery, New York, NY, USA
    Postcards from the Edge, Cheim & Read, New York, NY, USA

  • 2011

    KEYED, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY, USA
    AKT, GALLERY 77, Kromeriz, Czech Republic
    Alternate Routes: New Work by Keyholder Artists in Residence, Lower East Side Printshop, New York, NY, USA
    The Reawakening Series, MC Gallery, New York, NY, USA
    QUEEROCRACY Art. The New School , New York, NY, USA

  • 2010

    New Prints Part II/Philagrafika, Meyerson Hall Gallery UPENN, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    New Prints, International Print Center New York, New York, NY, USA

  • 2009

    The Book as its Own Addendum, Marwen Alumni Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA
    End of Year Show, The Cooper Union, New York, NY, USA
    Alumni @ 22, Marwen Alumni Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA
    Si me Niegas Antes los Hombres, Te Negaré Ante mi Padre, Great Hall Gallery, The Cooper Union. New York, NY, USA

  • 2008

    Publication-Schmublication, Broadway Gallery, New York, NY, USA
    Alumni @ 21, Marwen Alumni Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

  • 2007

    New Work-New York, Marwen Alumni Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

  • 2005

    Felipe Baeza, Meztli Gallery, Chicago, IL, USA

TALKS AND LECTURES

  • 2018

    The Brooklyn Conference, The Fight for Opportunity: Immigration Now: Tania Bruguera, Felipe Baeza, and Murad Awawdeh, Brooklyn Musuem, New York, USA, 9 November 2018

BIBLIOGRAPHY

  • 2019

    Epps, Philomena, Felipe Baeza, Maureen Paley, London, Flash Art, February–March 2019

  • 2018

    Wheeler, André-Naquin, this is what its like to get a yale mfa, i-d.vice.com, 24 May 2018
    Lescaze, Zoë, 13 Artists On: Immigration, nytimes.com, 19 June 2018
    ------, Rupture and Regeneration, hackneycitizen.co.uk, 19 November 2018
    ------, Felipe Baeza at Maureen Paley, London, blouinartinfo.com, 21 November 2018