Enrique Landgrave

Was born (1979)  and raised in Mexico City. He currently lives on the east coast of the United States. Enrique studied Art History at the University of the Claustro de Sor Juana (2002 / 2006), in the Mexican capital, and attended several workshops at Parsons School of Design and The School of Visual Arts (2005 / 2006), in New York city. In 2007 he was invited to participate in the summer residence at The School of Visual Arts. Landgrave's work has been exhibited collectively at the Les Rencontres de la Photographie (FOCUS photo l.a., Arles, France, 2018), at FOCOmx (Foto Museo Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City, 2018), at the Tercer Concurso de Fotografía Contemporánea de México (Monterrey, Mexico, 2017), the 2º Festival Queerpoéticas: "Corpotencialidades" (Casa Celeste, Guatemala City, Guatemala, 2017), the Second Annual Fine Art Exhibition (Los Angeles Center of Photography, Los Angeles, California, 2017) and Joint space; individual perceptions (Casa Frisac, Mexico City, 2015). In 2015 he held his first individual show entitled Creatures for Love in ArtSpace Mexico Gallery (Mexico City). His series Tales of the Bedroom received an honorable mention in the MonoVisions Photography Awards in 2017. Landgrave's work has been exhibited in ZONAMACO Foto art fair from 2015 to 2017. His work has been praised by Mexican and Latin American publications such as Time Out Mexico, Lenguaraz, Animal Político, Letras Explícitas, Hysteria Magazine and Espacio GAF, among others. His work is part of several private collections both in Mexico and the United States. 


BA in Art History · 2002 through 2006

Universidad del Claustro de Sor Juana. Mexico City, Mexico

Bachelors in Fashion · 1999 through 2001

Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Moda. Mexico City, Mexico

Courses & Residencies

Critical Ontology · 2010

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City, Mex


Philosophy as therapy · 2010

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico City, Mex


Summer Residency (two sessions) · June through July 2007

School of Visual Arts. New York, NY


Basic Autocad · 2006

School of Visual Arts. New York, NY


From realism to abstraction · 2006

School of Visual Arts. New York, NY


Mixed Media · 2005

Parsons School of Design. New York, NY


Advanced Acrylic Painting · 2005

Parsons School of Design. New York, NY


The Objet d'Art · 2003

Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo, Mexico City, Mexico


Basic Photography · 2002

Universidad del Claustro de Sor Juana, Mexico City, Mexico

Awards & Honorable Mentions



2nd Runner-Up, Summer edition of FOCUS photo l.a.



Honorable Mention, “Tales of the Bedroom", MonoVisions Photography Awards 2017


Individual Exhibitions



· Creatures for Love, ArtSpace Mexico Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico

Group Shows


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. Colectiva Queer, ArtSpace Mexico Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico
. Natural Nude (cured by Kim Weston), The SE Center of Photography, Greenville, South Carolina


. Un- REALS the work of Enriqe Landgrave & Nicole Strafaci, I'm Hungry Truck and Depot, Hellertown, Pennsylvania

· Summer FOCUS photo l.a., Les Rencontres de la Photographie, Arles, France 

· FOCOmx, Foto Museo Cuatro Caminos, Mexico City, Mexico 

· La marca de la fé, Pablo Goebel Fine Arts, Mexico City, Mexico 


· Tercer Concurso de Fotografía Contemporánea de México, Fototeca Nuevo León, Centro de las Artes, Monterrey, Mexico

· 2º Festival Queerpoéticas: "Corpotencialidades", Casa Celeste, Guatemala City, Guatemala

· ZONAMACO Foto, Centro Banamex (Stand C -107), Mexico City, Mexico

. Transgresión, Centro Cultural del México Contemporáneo, Mexico City, Mexico

· Second Annual Fine Art Exhibition, Los Angeles Center of Photography, Los Angeles, California

· Call and Response: Art as Resistance, Strange Fire Collective. Denver, Colorado

· Personajes del siglo XXI, Centro Cultural Ciudadela del Arte, Zacatecas, Mexico

· ZONAMACO Foto, Centro Banamex (Stand D -117), Mexico City, Mexico

· Retratos, Gallery Cool 43, Mexico City, Mexico

· ZONAMACO Foto, Centro Banamex (Stand D -119), Mexico City, Mexico

· Photoseptember, Cool 43 Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico

· Abstract Kool, Cool 43 Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico

· Espacio Conjunto; Percepciones Individuales, Casa Frisac, Mexico City, Mexico

· Fictcionario, Aguafuerte Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico

· CatARTsis, ArteMX Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico

· Pop Up Studios, Mexico City, Mexico

· Para Papilas y Pupilas, Border Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico

· Open Studios, School of Visual Arts Gallery, New York, NY

· Open Studios, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY



Art Direction · November 2015

 "Brillo Soberano" Editorial for Marie Claire Mexico & Latinamerica. Mexico City, Mex.    

· Responsible for styling of set.

· Managed materials (props, staging and supplies as needed).


Artistic Consultant and Assistant · May through June 2004

Perros Negros Agency.  Mexico City, Mex.

· Translator for the art & fashion collective Andrea Crews and the art agency Perros Negros.

· Managed materials needed for the Andrea Crews project for the “Localismos” Art Festival at Downtown México City (props, fabrics, sawing machines and supplies as needed).   


Photography Assistant · 2002 through 2004

Victor Martinez Diaz project “Liquid México”. Mexico City, Mex.

· Lead photographer and videographer

· Managed materials sets and locations (props, lighting, staging and supplies as needed). 

· Resourced and managed modeling talent.

Selected Publications
· Espacio GAF, Fotografía Latinoamericana.  "PORTAFOLIO #22". 2016. Web
· Mascular Magazine No. 15. "Creatures for Love". Fall, 2015. Web
· Mascular Magazine No. 14. "Cuentos de Alcoba". Summer, 2015. Web
· Alfaro, Onésimo. "Creatures for Love". Time Out México. July, 2014. Web
· Hysteria Magazine, "La Bogue...and the Beast". March, 2015. Web
· Hysteria Magazine, "Una obscura cavidad; el arte gráfico de Enriqe Landgrave". January, 2015. Web
· Hysteria Magazine No. 10, Anormales. “You promised me poems”November, 2014. Web
· Hysteria Magazine No. 9,  ¡Carnitas!. “I spy with my little eye”. September, 2014. Web
· Landgrave, Enrique. “Arrullos y Poesías”Letras Explícitas: Foto Explícita. August, 2014. Web


· Landgrave, Enrique“Cromos Entomológicos". Letras Explícitas: Foto Explícita. June, 2014. Web



· Castillo, Moises.“Adivino tu rostro entre estas sombras”. Animal Político . June, 2011. Web



· Bizco Magazine  No.4. "Enrique Landgrave". 2011. Web



· Lenguaraz Magazine No.17. Editorial Lenguaraz. Winter, 2009. Print

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