Emmanuel Cortés
Mexico City, MX
Education
2015-17
Masters in Urban Planning and Policy, University Of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL.

2013 
BA in studio art, Cultural Anthropology Minor, Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL. 
Selected Solo Exhibitions
2019
"Masked Appropration" Cunst Link Gallery Brussels, BE
2013
"Decadence Dance" Gallery 217, Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL.
2012
"Show Pods" (18th and Halsted st.). Pilsen Arts District, Chicago, IL.


Selected Group Exhibitions
2020
"Revolte" Point Culture, Brussels, BE

"ARTIST COMMONS takeover" Parcours D'artistes Saint-Gilles. Cunst-Link, Brussels, BE
2012
"Common Thread" Passion House Coffee Roasters, Chicago, IL.
"Beauty Bar Art Show" Beauty Bar, Chicago, IL.
2011
"POP-Uptown" Pop-up gallery Uptown Chicago, IL.
"Sweet 16" Gallery 206 – Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL.
Texts
2014 Organicann and Juxtapoz High Art Contest Top Thirty Book
Awards / Grants
2020

"Culturele activiteitenpremie" Brussels, BE
2013
"Honorable Mention"  Juried Student Art Show, Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL.
Professional Work
2017-2018
"Artist Commons Administrator" Artist Commons, Brussels, BE 
2016
 
"Mural painting Assistant " Mike Egan, Chicago, IL.

2014
"Studio Assistant" Carlos Rolón, Chicago, IL.
Curatorial Projects
2021
"Exquisite mail 1.1 and 1.2" Artist Commons, Brussels, BE

2015
"Exquisite Mail" Husart Design Collective. Chicago IL.
2014
"Popsicle Realism" Daniel’s basement. Chicago IL.
2012
"Farewell" Perpopulous gallery. Chicago, IL.

"Yellow" ExtraMedium gallery. Chicago, IL.
"Filter" ExtraMedium gallery. Chicago, IL.
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