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EYEONE
Born in Mexico City, Mexico
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

EDUCATION
MFA, Design/Media Arts | UCLA
BA, Literature | UCLA

ABOUT
Eyeone is an artist and graphic designer based in Los Angeles. His work is rooted in graffiti, printmaking, and photography. His art reflects on themes of alienation, survival, melancholy, resistance, and the myriad of experiences encountered while navigating the chaos of contemporary urban environments.

His work has recently been included in the Getty Research Institute’s L.A. Liber Amicorum; Beyond Graffiti II at the Architecture + Design Museum in Los Angeles; Scratch at the El Segundo Museum of Art / ESMoA; Street Cred: Graffiti Art from Concrete to Canvas at the Pasadena Museum of California Art; and Dreams Deferred: Artists Respond to Immigration Reform and L.A. Heat: Taste Changing Condiments at the Chinese American Museum in Los Angeles.

Eyeone is a member of Los Angeles graffiti art collectives Seeking Heaven, Second To None, and Kill Two Succeed and publishes the acclaimed journal Lost | Graffiti in the City of Angels.

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017
Transitions
   Photo L.A., Los Angeles, CA

2016
Collaboration
   Barrett Art Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Acting Out
   Derek Hess Gallery, Cleveland, OH
Graffiti in L.A. (lecture)
   Cal State LA, Los Angeles, CA

2015
Beyond Graffiti II
   Architecture + Design Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Beats + Burners (lecture)
   UC Riverside, Riverside, CA

2014
SCRATCH (co-curator)
   El Segundo Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
L.A. Heat: Taste Changing Condiments
   Chinese American Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Bottom-Up Place Making (lecture)
   Brown University, Providence, RI

2013
L.A. Liber Amicorum (co-curator)
   Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA

2012
A Certain Evening Light (solo show)
   Seeleys Studios, Glendale, CA
10 x 10
   Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena, CA
Artcrank LAX
   Red5 Yellow7, Los Angeles, CA

2011
Street Cred: Graffiti Art from Concrete to Canvas
   Pasadena Museum of California Art, Pasadena, CA
Dreams Deferred: Artists Respond to Immigration Reform
   Chinese American Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Deus Ex : Human Revolution, Wooster Social Club, New York, NY
ARTCRANK, Interbike, Las Vegas, NV
LA vs WAR II, The Vortex, Los Angeles, CA

2010
Migración y Revolución
   INAH (National Institute of Anthropology and History), Mexico City, Mexico
Duality, CB Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Cache, Eyeone, & Co. present The Revolutionaries, 1:AM, San Francisco, CA
Rendition2 (curator), Hold Up Art, Los Angeles, CA
Pedals and Prints, Crewest, Los Angeles, CA
Not For Reproduction, The Goodfoot, Portland, OR

2009
New Works (w/ Patrick Martinez), Tradition, Thousand Oaks, CA
Stoked Sessions, Upper Playground, Los Angeles, CA
Scion Installation 5, Anno Domini, San Jose, CA
Slow Burning, A.Okay Official, Chicago, IL
Seeking Heaven 20th Anniversary, Mid City Arts, Los Angeles, CA

2008
Lost Tradition (solo show), Tradition, Thousand Oaks, CA
Scion Installation 5, Art Basel, Miami, FL
Scion Installation 5 | CPOP Gallery, Detroit, MI
Soft Opening, 01 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Lost Ten Years (curator), Meltdown, Los Angeles, CA
LA vs WAR, The Firehouse, Los Angeles, CA

2007
Rendition (curator), Scion Gallery, Culver City, CA
Installation 4, Art Basel, Miami, FL
Installation 4, The Reed Space, New York, NY
Languedocalifornia, Galerie D. Bagouet, Montpellier, France
Tempt Benefit, URB Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2006
Art of Gaming | E3 Expo, Los Angeles, CA
Soul Significance | Crewest, Los Angeles, CA

2005
Scion Installation 2, Scion Gallery, Culver City, CA
Seeking Heaven, Compact/Space, Los Angeles, CA
Lost V3, 33 1/3 Books & Art, Los Angeles, CA
Graffiti World Symposium
   MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art), Los Angeles, CA

2004
Scion Installation 2, Roq La Rue, Seattle, WA
Scion Installation 2, Mars Gallery, Chicago, IL
Scion Installation 1, Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

SELECTED COMMISSIONS

Migración y Revolución mural, 2010
   National Institute of Anthropology and History, Mexico City, Mexico.
   (with Cache, Libre, Saíd Dokins, Ashes, Laura García, Ofier)
20/20 Visions: 20 Artists + 10 Murals, 2010
   Manual Arts High School, Los Angeles, California.
   (with Cache, Atlas, Mear, Kofie, Vyal, Kozem, Yo Peace!, Midzt)
Expression Yields Evolution and Realization mural, 2009
   University of California, Riverside.
Los Angeles to Montpellier mural, 2007
   Stade d'Athletisme Phillipides, Montpellier, France.
   (with Asylm, Mear, Yem)

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

Monokrome (Monokrome Publishing, 2011. London, UK.)
1000 Ideas for Graffiti and Street Art (MaoMao, 2010. Barcelona, Spain.)
Los Logos (Die Gestalten Verlag, 2008. Berlin, Germany.)
Parallel Strokes (Wordshape, 2008. Tokyo, Japan.)
Graffiti L.A. (Abrams, 2007. New York, USA.)
Graffiti World (Abrams, 2004. New York, USA.)

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Lost | Graffiti in the City of Angeles (Publisher, 1998-present)
RIME Magazine (Design/Photography, 2005-2009)
URB Magazine (Art Director, 2003-2005)
Big Time Magazine (Design/Photography/Writing, 1999-2003)

SELECTED PRESS


Interviews / Reviews
L.A. Street Art Gallery
Cartwheel Art
Frank 151
Bombing Science
L.A. Taco II
Format
PingMag
Chicharon Adventures
GraffHead
GuerillaOne

Appearances
The Hundreds
Juxtapoz I
Juxtapoz II
Salon
Hi Fructose
Daily DuJour I
Daily Dujour 2
Imprint
Complex
Huffington Post
Hypebeast