Michael D. Linares is an artist born and based in San Juan, Puerto Rico. His works take a variety of paths to directly address his audience. Whether in the form of adlike slogans, visual riddles, or social spaces, Linares’s art demands the presence and response of the viewer to reach completion.

Michael Lineares
Michael Linares
San Juan, 1979
Puerto Rico

Current Exhibitions

More / Less

de la Cruz Collection

01 Dec — 30 Nov
More / Less groups works by several international contemporary artists, produced during the last thirty years. The exhibition wants to investigate shifts in contemporary visual culture creating a mutual dialogue between...

Past Exhibitions

Face and Form

de la Cruz Collection
01/12/2017 — 30/11/2018

Progressive Praxis

de la Cruz Collection
29/11/2016 — 29/11/2017

You’ve Got to Know the Rules…to Break Them

de la Cruz Collection
01/12/2015 — 08/10/2016

Solo Shows

2010
De la Cruz Collection Contemporary Artspace , Miami Florida
2010
7×7, Galería S. XXI, Bogotá Colombia
2010
Useless, Solo Project PINTA Art Fair London, Curated by Pablo Leon de la Barra London U.K.
2010
Ultrapuñeta, Proyectos Ultravioleta, Guatemala
2010
Mobile Spaces, Univesity of Wisconsin, Madison Wisconsin
2010
ARCO Solo Projects 2010, curated by Juan de Nieves, Madrid, Spain
2009
Found & Lost, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Juan PR. (solo)
2009
Circa international Art Fair, Walter Otero Gallery
2009
Geografía Humana, Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico, San Juan P.R.
2008
Group Show On Your Mark, The Institute Of Puerto Rican Art & Culture, Chicago, IL
2008
Walter Otero Gallery, Circa international Art Fair
2007
Art Basel Miami With Galeria Comercial
2007
BioKunst, Amberes, Belgium
2007
Group Show at Nicole Klagsbrun, New York, NY
2007
Crimes of Omission, ICA, University of Pennsylvania,PA
2007
Eight, ocho, bizcocho, cake, Galeria Comercial, San Juan, PR
2007
ArtLA with Galeria Comercial San Juan, PR, Los Angeles, CA
2007
Lawrimore Loves Painting, Lawrimore Project, Seattle, WA
2006
ArtBasel Miami ArtProject, Miami, FL
2006
Lisa Kirks Greatest Hits, The Wayward Cannon, Londres, UK
2006
The S-Files Biennial ll, Museo de Arte Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR
2006
The lovers, CANADA Gallery, NY
2006
The Peace Tower, Collaboration in the proyect of Mark di Suvero & Rikrit Tiravanija in th Whitney Biennial, NY
2006
The S-Files Biennial, Museo del Barrio, NY
2006
Tropical Table Party, Centro de Art Santa Monica, Spain

Group Shows

2012

Tercera Trienal Poli/Grafica de San Juan, Instituto de Cultura Puertorriqueña, San Juan
Proyectos Ultravioleta : Postpanamax, DiabloRosso, Panama City

Contacts & Details

City of birth: San Juan Country of birth: Puerto Rico Date of birth: 1979 Lives in: San Juan