Julio César Morales

About the Author Julio César Morales

Julio César Morales employs a range of media and visual strategies as an artist, educator, and curator exploring issues of migration, underground economies, and labor on personal and global scales. Morales’s work has been shown in many venues including San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art (Denmark), Museo Tamayo (Mexico City, Mexico), and in bi/triennials including Lyon, San Juan, Istanbul, and Singapore. His collaboration with Eamon Ore-Giron (Los Jaichackers) will be featured in the forthcoming Prospect 3 Biennale in New Orleans curated by Franklin Sirmans. Morales’s work has been written about in The New York Times, Artforum, Flash Art, Frieze, Los Angeles Times, Art in America, and Art Nexus amongst others. He has received awards from The Rockefeller Foundation, The Creative Work Fund, Artadia, The San Francisco Arts Commission’s Public Art Program, Printed Matter, and others. Morales is currently the Curator of Contemporary Art at The Arizona State University Art Museum.