CV

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020 Palacios (structured fantasies), Roman Susan Art Foundation, Chicago, IL
2019 Passsivities, Ignition Project Space, Chicago, IL
2018 Flirting with Infinitudes, Wedge Projects, Chicago, IL

TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2020
Extra::Ordinary (with Noelle Garcia), Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL
(with Jazmine Harris), Chicago Artist Coalition, Chicago, IL

GROUP EXHIBITIONS + PERFORMANCES

2020
Heaven Gallery, Chicago, IL
Chicago Artist Coalition, Chicago, IL

2019
Nibble, Ignition Projects, Chicago, IL
Slideshow, Roman Susan Art Foundation, Chicago, IL

2018
Soft Synth + Bight Bound, NAPOLEON, Philadelphia, PA
Keep Walking Intently by Lori Waxman, Graham Foundation, Chicago, IL

2017
Soft Sculpture, International Museum of Surgical Science, Chicago, IL
Winters | Hind + Pérez, Defibrillator Gallery, Chicago, IL
Slideshow, Roman Susan Art Foundation, Chicago, IL
Moving_Image_00:02, LATITUDE, Chicago, IL

2016
{signifying no^thing}, Defibrillator Gallery, Chicago, IL
Room 406 | Defibrillator at stARTup Art Fair, Chicago, IL
OUTSIDE/INSIDE, Georges Island, Boston, MA
In/habit >< Rovers, Comfort Station, Chicago, IL
POW! Action Art Festival, Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA

2015
Notes on Empty Chairs by Kirsten Leenaars, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL
Perform Chinatown, Los Angeles, CA
EnreDos II, Zhou B. Art Center, Chicago
InteriorKinesis, Lubeznik Center for the Arts, Michigan City, IN

2014
New Blood VIII, Links Hall, Chicago, IL
Transpositions: A Performance Laboratory, Mana Contemporary, Chicago, IL

RESIDENCIES

2019-20 HATCH Residency, Chicago Artist Coalition
2018 Thinking/Doing Residency, Wedge Projects, Chicago

CURATION

2018
Short Ones | Long Ones: Time based works by Heather Raquel Phillips, Leather Archives & Museum, Chicago
Guest Curator, Moving_Image 00:03, Lithium Gallery, Chicago

2017
MATERIALKINK, Leather Archives & Museum, Chicago
The Gathering: IML Photography and Ephemera, Leather Archives & Museum, Chicago

TEACHING

2020- Lecturer, Department of Fiber and Material Studies, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

EDUCATION

MFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
MA, San Francisco State University
BA, University of California, Santa Cruz

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Artforum, April 2020, Vol 58., No 8, José Santiago Pérez, Roman Susan Art Foundation, by David Getsy
Archives + Futures Podcast , Season1: Episode 8, produced and hosted by Ivan Lozano
OtherPeoplesPixels Interviews José Santiago Pérez, by Stacia Yeapanis, OtherPeoplesPixels Blog
Sixty Inches From Center, Jose Santiago Perez: The Sites and Sounds of Memory and Belonging, by Annette LePique
Exhibition Essay: Soft Synth + Bight Bound, by Fred Sherlock
Newcity Art, The Unlikely Infinitude of Plastic, by Alisa Swindell
Sixty Inches From Center, Touching Time: An Interview with Jose Santiago Perez, by Jennifer Patino Cervantes
Art Intercepts, Movement Matters: An Interview with Jose Santiago Perez, by Michael Workman