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Martin Durazo

Martin Durazo Biography

Martin Durazo is a multi-media artist and curator whose work is concerned with the intersection between elements of high-design and the grittiness of social subcultures. He is best known for creating large scale installations combining video, sound, light, works on paper, ready made objects and performance.



MFA, Art, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 1998
BA, Art and English, Pitzer College, Claremont, CA 1990
London Internship Program for the Visual Arts,
Boston University, London, England. 1988


2012        Points of Entry, Luis De Jesus Los Angeles, Culver City, CA
Plata O Plomo II, Rio Hondo College Gallery, Whittier CA
Punk Rocker, Gallery Lara, Tokyo, Japan

2011        The Romance of Enigmatic Escape, Luis De Jesus Los Angeles, NADA Hudson, NY
Max-Nigmatix, Luis De Jesus Los Angeles, PULSE Art Fair, Los Angeles, CA

2010       Plata O Plomo, CB1 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Pain Management 100, 18th Street Arts Center, Santa Monica, CA
Modularity, Gallery Lara, Tokyo, Japan



2016 Roberts & Tilton, Culver City, CA
2012        COLA Fellowship Exhibition, Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Los Angeles Public Works Exhibition, Plaza De La Raza Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2011         1st SUR Biennial, Rio Hondo College, Whittier, CA
CCF Fellowship for the Visual Arts Awards Exhibition, Creative Artists Agency, Los Angeles, CA

2010        NINE, West LA College Art Gallery, Culver City, CA
For Your Pleasure, CB1 Gallery, Los Angeles