MARIO MARTINEZ (MARS-1)

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Infinite Tapestry Round, 2011
Acrylic mixed media on linen 
72 x 72 inches (6 x 6 ft)
Infinite Tapestry Round, 2011
Acrylic mixed media on linen
72 x 72 inches (6 x 6 ft)

MARIO MARTINEZ (MARS-1)



Born in Boulder, CO
Lives and works in San Francisco, CA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011
Everything Under The Sun, FFDG Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Afterglow, Jonathan LeVine Gallery, New York, NY

2010
Infinite Tapestry, Meta Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2009
Nuclear Mystic, Jonathan LeVine Gallery, New York, NY

2008
Nature of time, VPF Cream Art Gallery, Lisbon, Portugal

2007
Aerodynamics for Psychonauts, Jonathan LeVine Gallery, New York, NY

2005
Quantum Reality, Low Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2004
Magic Pony Gallery, Toronto, Canada

2003
Alien Jigsaw - Mars, C-Pop Gallery, Detroit, MI

2002
Recon Gallery, San Francisco, CA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2011
Suggestivism, CSUF Grand Central Art Center, Santa Ana, CA

2010
Fecal Face 10 Year Anniversary Show, The Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2009
The Vader Project, The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA
Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2008
MapMakers, Meta Gallery, Toronto, Canada
Mental and Material Realms, Bucheon Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Robots: Evolution of a Cultural Icon, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
Made In America, Choque Cultural Gallery, São Paulo, Brazil

2006
Mescalito, White Walls Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Natural and Unnatural: Imagining Landscape, Group show, Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, NJ
Unusual Locations, Lineage Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
West Coast Windows, Samson Projects, Boston, MA
BMG Artist's Annual, Blk/Mrkt Gallery, Culver City, CA

2005
CONVERGENCE, The Showroom NYC, New York, NY
Fork in the Road, Jonathan LeVine Gallery, New York, NY
Isotopic Simulation, Lineage Gallery, Burlington, VT
Pop Pluralism, Jonathan LeVine Gallery, New York, NY

2004
Sleeps with Fishes, Skeleton Art Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Space Case, David Choong Lee & Mars-1, Compound Gallery, Portland, OR

2003
Sama Sama, Art auction, Intersection for the Arts, San Francisco, CA
Subspecies, curated by Mars-1, Recon Gallery, San Francisco, CA
The New Mission School, Group show/panel discussion, The Commonwealth Club, San Francisco, CA
Mars SF, Poor Al LA, A.D. Gallery, San Jose, CA

2002
Super Hero, New Image Art Gallery, West Hollywood, CA
Concrete Frontier #2, Culture Cache Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2000
Concrete Frontier, Culture Cache Gallery, San Francisco, CA