Jorge Elizondo

BORN
1953 Monterrey, N.L. Mexico
EDUCATION
1970-79 Chemical Engineering, UANL, 1970-79
1978-79 Drawing, design, and composition courses at San Miguel de Allende, Gto, Mexico
1980-81 Drawing and sculpture courses at Scuola MASSANA, Barcelona, Spain
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2011 La Voz de Mis Manos (My Hands’ Voice), Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey (MARCO). Monterrey, N.L.
2006 Museo El Blanqueo Santa Catarina, N.L.
2003 Frágil (Fragile). Galería Ramis Barquet San Pedro Garza García, N.L.
1999 From the FRAGIL series: The SHAMAN, Hooks-Epstein Galleries, Houston
1998 Fragil, Body & Soul, Hooks-Epstein Galleries, Houston
SFA Gallery, Nacogdoches, TX
Minniapolis Collage of Art and Design, Minniapolis, MN
1996 Hooks-Epstein Galleries, Houston
Galeria Ramis Barquet, Monterrey, N.L.
1994 Arte A.C., Monterrey, N.L.
1991 Museo de Monterrey, Exposition "Una Decada de Trabajos"
1990 Arte A.C., Monterrey, N.L.
1988 Museo de Monterrey, N.L.
1987 Galeria Arte Actual Mexicano, Monterrey, N.L.
1986 Arte A.C. , Monterrey, N.L.
1982 Galeria Arte Actual Mexicano, Monterrey, NL
1979 Galeria Miro, Monterrey, N.L.
Instituto Mexicano-Britanico, Monterrey, N.L.
1978 Galeria Miro, Monterrey N.L.
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2011 Charity exhibition at Hogar de la Misericordia. Monterrey,N.L.
2010 Charity exhibition for Andares ABP at CONARTE. Monterrey,N.L.
Charity exhibition at Hogar de la Misericordia. Monterrey,N.L.
2009 Charity exhibition at Hogar de la Misericordia, Monterrey, N.L.
"Strategy of the form, Metal Sculptures" Museo de Arte Contemporáneo (MARCO). Monterrey, N.L.
2008 "NORD-ART Fair 2008”. Büdelsdorf, Germany.
Charity exhibition at Hogar de la Misericordia, Monterrey, N.L.
Exhibition at Pinacoteca de Nuevo León. Monterrey, N.L.
ILAFA Exhibition. Cancún, Quintana Roo, Mexico.
2007 "NORD-ART Fair 2007”. Büdelsdorf, Germany.
Charity exhibition at Hogar de la Misericordia, Monterrey, N.L.
Exhibition at Museo El Centenario. San Pedro Garza García,Monterrey, N.L.
Exhibition at Centro Cultural Universitario del Colegio Civil. Monterrey, N.L.
2006 "NORD-ART Fair 2006”. Büdelsdorf, Germany.
Exhibition at Hogar de la Misericordia, Monterrey,N.L.
2005 Charity exhibition at Hogar de la Misericordia Monterrey,N.L.
“NORD-ART Fair 2005” Büdelsdorf, Germany. First Simposium of Sculpture in Natural Materials from Chipinque Ecologic Park), Parque Ecológico Chipinque A.C.. San Pedro Garza García, Monterrey N.L,.
Postmodern Wonderings of thw Ingenious HidalgoInstituto Tecnologico de Monterrey (ITESM).Monterrey, N.L,
“Evocaciones”(Evocations)Museo de Historia Natural TAMUX. Ciudad Victoria, Tamaulipas.
“Hermandades Escultóricas” (Sculptural Brotherhoods), Museo MACAY. Mérida,Yucatán.
“CUAR 2005”,Universidad de Monterrey, Monterrey,N.L.
2004 “NORD-ART Fair 2004” Büdelsdorf, Germany.
2003 Miniatures, Hooks-Epstein Galleries, Houston
Charity exhibition at Hogar de la Misericordia. Monterrey, N.L.
“NORD-ART Fair 2003” Büdelsdorf, Germany.
“Fidias Elizondo & Jorge Elizondo”,Museo de Linares. Linares,N.L
2002 The Box, Hooks-Epstein Galleries, Houston
2000 Spatial Expressions, Hooks-Epstein Galleries, Houston
1998 The Figure & the Chair, Hooks-Epstein Galleries, Houston
1997 Classically Inspired, Hooks-Epstein Galleries, Houston
1996 Premio MARCO 1996, Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Monterrey, N.L.
Subasta 1996 MARCO, Monterrey, N.L.
Cerrillos Cultural Center, New Mexico, U.S.A.
Horwitch Lewallen Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
1995 Subasta 1995 MARCO, Monterrey, N.L.
Premio MARCO 1994, Monterrey, N.L.
1994 Colores Bajo al Sol, Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City
Galeria de Arte Mexicano, Mexico City
Subasta 1994 MARCO , Monterrey, N.L.
Premio MARCO 1994, Monterrey, N.L.
1993 Subasta 1993, MARCO, Monterrey, N.L.
1992 International Symposium, Lucca, Italy
Galleria Pavillion Werd, Zurich, Switzerland
Museo de Monterrey, 15th anniversary
1990 Museo Historia de la C.D. de Mexico, Monterrey and Mexico City and San Antonio
Presencia de Monterrey, San Antonio
Museo Universitario de Cientas y Arte, Commemorative Exhibition, UNAM, Mexico City
1987 Casa de la Cultura de N.L., Monterrey, N.L.
1986 Museo de Monterrey, N.L.
1984 11 Mexican Artists, Galeria de Arte Mexicano, Mexico City
1983 Resumen de la Palica Neoleonesa, Casa de la Cultura de N.L., Monterrey N.L.
Arte A.C., Monterrey, N.L.
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
Jorge Elizondo: Una Decada deTrabajos, Museo de Monterrey, essay by Jorge Garcia Murillo, 1991. Jorge Elizondo, Guillermo Sepulveda T., 1984.
COMMISSIONS
2011-2012 Monumental sculpture “Alas de Hefesto” (Hefestos Wings) for FRISA Garcia, N.L.
2008-20011 Monumental sculpture “Sol Poniente” (Western Sun) for GONHER de México Santa Catarina, N.L.
2006 Instituto Brillamont.“Vaina” (Sheath) San Pedro Garza García, N.L.
SUN MALL “Esfera Grande” (Large Sphere). (diam 2.2 m) Sterling Steel. Guadalupe, N.L.
2005 Two sculptures in UdeM Collection of Regional Art San Pedro Garza García, N.L.
2004 ACURA Automotive, San Pedro Garza García Agency. San Pedro Garza García, N.L.
2001 Two pieces of the "Frágil” (Fragile) series in Torre Dataflux. San Pedro Garza García, N.L.
1998 “El Arbol de la Comunidad” (Community Tree), Universidad de Monterrey, Community Center. San Pedro Garza García, N.L.
1997 Poliedro de los Nichos, Seguros Monterrey AETNA, Monterrey, N.L.
1996 El Viboreo, Villa Amadeus, Monterrey, N.L.
Entropia II, Private Collection, Monterrey, N.L.
1995 Beso #3, Torre Comercial America, Monterrey, N.L.
1994 GEO #2, Camara Nacional de la Industria de la Construccion, Monterrey, N.L.
Entropia I, Universidad de Monterrey, N.L.
1993 Marcador #3, Private Collection, Monterrey, N.L.
1989 Mandibula #3, Casa de Volsa VECTOR, Monterrey, N.L.
SELECTED COLLECTIONS
  Mr. and Mrs. Henry New, Houston and Gerona, Spain
Mrs. Renee Wallace, Houston
Dr. and Mrs. Alfred Goodman, Houston
Museo del Vidrio, Monterrey, N.L.
Pinacoteca del Estado de N.L., Monterrey, N.L.
Museo Universitario de Ciencias y Arte, UNAM, D.F.
Museo de Monterrey, N.L.
Municipio de Lucca, Italy
MARCO, Monterrey, N.L.
Mr. and Mrs. Lorenzo Milmo, Monterey, N.L.
Mr. and Mrs. Santiago Clariond, Monterey, N.L.
Mr. and Mrs. Marcelo Canales, Monterey, N.L.
Mr. and Mrs. Ernesto Canales, Montrey, N.L.
Rebecca Caroll, Spring, TX
John Andrew Berry, Houston