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  • Education
  • 2005
  • Current Group
  • Upcoming Solo Exhibition
  • Selected Solo
  • 2022
  • 2021
  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2014
  • Selected Group
  • 2021
  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2018
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • Collections
  • Selected Bibliography
  • 2021
  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2018

Dalton GATA (b. 1977 in Santiago de Cuba, CU)

  • Lives and works in Coamo, PR

Education

2005

  • BFA Fashion Design, Altos del Chavón, DO

Current Group Exhibitions

  • Tropical Is Political: Caribbean Art Under the Visitor Economy Regime, curated by Marina Reyes Franco, Americas Society, in collaboration with the Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Puerto Rico, New York, US
  • FUTURISMO, Mendes Wood DM, Sao Paolo, BR

Upcoming Solo Exhibition

  • Portrait for Loneliness, Peres Projects, Berlin, DE

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2022

  • Cabeza de mango, Chapter, New York, US
  • Allí, Galeria Agustina Ferreyra, San Juan, PR

2021

  • Dalton Gata: The Way We’ll Be, curated by Alex Gartenfeld, Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA Miami), Miami, US

2020

  • Diálogos Remotos, Peres Projects, Berlin, DE

2019

  • The Devil Sees Beauty In A Pair of Horns, Four Claws And a Tail, Chapter, New York, US
  • Dalton Gata, Sunday Painter, London, UK
  • La Mansion de Lucía, Galería Mamey, Santo Domingo, DO
  • It ain’t necessarily so, Galería Agustina Ferreyra, Mexico City, MX

2018

  • La Casa de Dalton, Embajada, San Juan, PR

2017

  • Recent Adornments, Lucy García Gallery, Santo Domingo, DO

2014

  • Dalton Gata, Ramos Mederos Gallery, Santo Domingo, DO

Selected Group Exhibitions

2021

  • 3.0, Chapter NY, New York, US
  • Do you realise there is a rainbow even if it’s night!?, The collection of the Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, curated by Natalia Sielewicz, Municipal Art Center, Gorzów, PL
  • Striving After Wind, Chapter NY, New York, US

2020

  • what fruit it bears, Peres Projects, Berlin, DE
  • To dream a man, curated by Samantha Ozer, Clima Gallery, Milano, IT
  • Geles Cabrera & Dalton Gatas, part of Siembra at kurimanzutto, Galería Agustina Ferreyra, Mexico City, MX

2019

  • Futuro Modular, curated by Christopher Rivera, Rachel Uffner, New York, US
  • Nothing without intention, curated by Kate Benedict, Claudia Delaplace, Xinchen Du, Rebecca Marsh, Angie Nee, David Suárez Mira and Yaoli Wang, The School of Visual Arts, New York, US
  • Siempre New Angeles, curated by Violeta Mansilla, Los Angeles, US

2018

  • La Cabeza Mató a Todos, Galería Agustina Ferreyra, Mexico City, MX
  • Who loves in the world, curated by Harry Burke, Caton Gallery, Guangzhou, CN
  • Alleviators, curated by Christopher Rivera, Charles Moffet Gallery, New York, US

2016

  • Objets d’art, Embajada, San Juan, PR
  • Intro, Lucy García Gallery, Santo Domingo, DO
  • Still Others, Centro Cultural España, Santo Domingo, DO

2015

  • Ser Otro, ArtLab, San Juan, PR
  • Curiosity Room, Lucy García Gallery, Santo Domingo, DO
  • Manga!, La Alpargatería, Santo Domingo, DO

2014

  • Unfold, Ramos Mederos Gallery, Santo Domingo, DO

2013

  • Dangerous Botany, Honorable mention, 27th National Biennial of Visual Arts, Santo Domingo, DO

2012

  • Dibujos Aislados, La Alpargatería, Santo Domingo, DO

2011

  • Super/Heavy, Lyle O. Reitzel Gallery, Santo Domingo, DO

Collections

  • Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA), Miami, US
  • Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, Warsaw, PL

Selected Bibliography

2021

  • Joi, Ming, Chakaia Booker and Dalton Gata at ICA Miami, Burnaway Magazine, November 15, 2021
  • "Did you know the rainbow glows in the dark?" at the Municipal Art Center in Gorzów Wlkp, Szum Magazine, October 5, 2021
  • Loos, Ted, Museum Shows With Stories to Tell, May 21, 2021
  • Forteza, José, Una visión CARIBEÑA, Vogue Mexico, April 2021

2020

  • Rees, Lucy, Next Big Things: Dalton Gata, Galerie Magazine, December 18, 2020
  • Image of the Day, Elephant Magazine, August 5, 2020
  • Q&A: Dalton Gata, Masthead Magazine, July 2020
  • Steer, Emily, These Are the Ascendent Artists You Need to Watch, Elephant Magazine, July 3, 2020
  • Fateman, Johanna, Dalton Gata, The New Yorker, February 2020

2019

  • Dalton Gata “The Gaze Is Downstairs” at The Sunday Painter, London, Mousse Magazine, October 2019
  • Martinez, Jamie, Dalton Gata at Chapter NY in collaboration with Galería Agustina Ferreyra, Arte Fuse, September 16, 2019
  • Dalton Gata: It Ain’t Necessarily So, Artishock, June 17, 2019
  • Inside Artist Dalton Gata’s Beautiful, Dark, Twisted, Fantasy, L’Officiel Art USA, May 29, 2019
  • Jauregui, Gabriela, Flipping the Gaze: Exhibitions Around Mexico City Present the Body as Corportized, Colonized, Tortured, Ungendered, Conspicuous, ARTnews, February 25, 2019

2018

  • Cepeda, Gaby, Critcs’ Picks: “La Cabeza que Mató a Todos”, Artforum, December 31, 2018

Exhibitions

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Artist  Title  Date  Location 
Group ShowRebecca Ackroyd, Dalton Gata, Donna Huanca, Dorothy Iannone, Richard Kennedy, Stanislava Kovalcikova, Shuang Li, Ad Minoliti, Shota Nakamura, Marc Padeu, George Rouy, Manuel SolanoRebecca Ackroyd, Dalton Gata, Donna Huanca, Dorothy Iannone, Richard Kennedy, Stanislava Kovalcikova, Shuang Li, Ad Minoliti, Shota Nakamura, Marc Padeu, George Rouy, Manuel Solano Art Basel Miami Beach 2022-12-0101/12/2022–
03/12/2022
Miami Beach Convention Center, 1901 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139Miami Beach Convention Center, 1901 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Dalton GataDalton Gata Portrait for Loneliness 2022-10-1515/10/2022–
11/11/2022
Peres Projects, BerlinPeres Projects, Berlin
Group ShowRebecca Ackroyd, Ajarb Bernard Ategwa, Dalton Gata, Donna Huanca, Harm Gerdes, Nicholas Grafia, Dylan Solomon Kraus, Bayrol Jiménez, Melike Kara, Richard Kennedy, Beth Letain, Shuang Li, Mak2, Ad Minoliti, Tan Mu, Shota Nakamura, George Rouy, Paolo Salvador, Rafa Silvares, Brent Wadden, Ziping WangRebecca Ackroyd, Ajarb Bernard Ategwa, Dalton Gata, Donna Huanca, Harm Gerdes, Nicholas Grafia, Dylan Solomon Kraus, Bayrol Jiménez, Melike Kara, Richard Kennedy, Beth Letain, Shuang Li, Mak2, Ad Minoliti, Tan Mu, Shota Nakamura, George Rouy, Paolo Salvador, Rafa Silvares, Brent Wadden, Ziping Wang Art Basel 2022-06-1616/06/2022–
19/06/2022
Messe Basel, Messeplatz 10, 4058 BaselMesse Basel, Messeplatz 10, 4058 Basel
Group ShowRebecca Ackroyd, Dalton Gata, Donna Huanca, Bayrol Jiménez, Ad Minoliti, Paolo Salvador, Rafa Silvares, Manuel SolanoRebecca Ackroyd, Dalton Gata, Donna Huanca, Bayrol Jiménez, Ad Minoliti, Paolo Salvador, Rafa Silvares, Manuel Solano ARCO Madrid 2022-02-2323/02/2022–
27/02/2022
IFEMA Madrid, Recinto Ferial, Av. Partenón 5, 28042 Madrid IFEMA Madrid, Recinto Ferial, Av. Partenón 5, 28042 Madrid 
Group ShowAd Minoliti, Donna Huanca, Paolo Salvador, Austin Lee, Emily Ludwig Shaffer, Manuel Solano, Rebecca Ackroyd, George Rouy, Pam Evelyn, Shota Nakamura, Dalton Gata, Bayrol Jiménez, Harm Gerdes, Blair Thurman, Richard Kennedy, Beth Letain, Shuang LiAd Minoliti, Donna Huanca, Paolo Salvador, Austin Lee, Emily Ludwig Shaffer, Manuel Solano, Rebecca Ackroyd, George Rouy, Pam Evelyn, Shota Nakamura, Dalton Gata, Bayrol Jiménez, Harm Gerdes, Blair Thurman, Richard Kennedy, Beth Letain, Shuang Li Art Basel Miami Beach 2021-11-3030/11/2021–
04/12/2021
Miami Beach, USMiami Beach, US
Group ShowAd Minoliti, Donna Huanca, Nicholas Grafia, Rafa Silvares, Brent Wadden, Harm Gerdes, Manuel Solano, Rebecca Ackroyd, Richard Kennedy, Pam Evelyn, Dalton Gata, Hermann Nitsch, Melike KaraAd Minoliti, Donna Huanca, Nicholas Grafia, Rafa Silvares, Brent Wadden, Harm Gerdes, Manuel Solano, Rebecca Ackroyd, Richard Kennedy, Pam Evelyn, Dalton Gata, Hermann Nitsch, Melike Kara KIAF Art Seoul 2021-10-1414/10/2021–
17/10/2021
Seoul, KRSeoul, KR
Group ShowPaolo Salvador, Donna Huanca, Melike Kara, Richard Kennedy, Nicholas Grafia, Rafa Silvares, Ajarb Bernard Ategwa, Marc Padeu, Dalton Gata, Stanislava Kovalcikova, Rebecca Ackroyd, Pam Evelyn, Harm Gerdes, George Rouy, Hermann Nitsch, Brent WaddenPaolo Salvador, Donna Huanca, Melike Kara, Richard Kennedy, Nicholas Grafia, Rafa Silvares, Ajarb Bernard Ategwa, Marc Padeu, Dalton Gata, Stanislava Kovalcikova, Rebecca Ackroyd, Pam Evelyn, Harm Gerdes, George Rouy, Hermann Nitsch, Brent Wadden Art Basel 2021-09-2121/09/2021–
26/09/2021
Basel, CHBasel, CH
Group ShowDalton Gata, Shuang Li, Nicholas Grafia, George Rouy, Beth LetainDalton Gata, Shuang Li, Nicholas Grafia, George Rouy, Beth Letain Frieze New York OVR 2021-05-0505/05/2021–
09/05/2021
OVROVR
Nicholas Grafia, Dalton GataNicholas Grafia, Dalton Gata what fruit it bears 2020-12-0404/12/2020–
15/01/2021
Peres Projects, BerlinPeres Projects, Berlin
Dalton GataDalton Gata Diálogos Remotos 2020-10-3030/10/2020–
27/11/2020
Peres Projects, BerlinPeres Projects, Berlin
Group ShowAd Minoliti, Austin Lee, Beth Letain, Dalton Gata, Brent Wadden, Donna Huanca, Manuel Solano, Paolo Salvador, Richard Kennedy, Rebecca AckroydAd Minoliti, Austin Lee, Beth Letain, Dalton Gata, Brent Wadden, Donna Huanca, Manuel Solano, Paolo Salvador, Richard Kennedy, Rebecca Ackroyd Art Basel Viewing Room, 2020 2020-06-1818/06/2020–
21/06/2020
Online Viewing RoomOnline Viewing Room
Group ShowAd Minoliti, Austin Lee, Donna Huanca, Paolo Salvador, Dalton Gata, Richard Kennedy, Melike Kara, Rebecca AckroydAd Minoliti, Austin Lee, Donna Huanca, Paolo Salvador, Dalton Gata, Richard Kennedy, Melike Kara, Rebecca Ackroyd Frieze Viewing Room, 2020 2020-05-0606/05/2020–
15/05/2020
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