(B. 1989) in Bogota, Colombia
Photographer and storyteller based in Brooklyn, NY
Co-founder of Antics Publications
MPB fellow

Contact: mateoruizgonzalez@gmail.com  / +1 718 308 5407  /  Instagram
Antics Publications: books@an-tics.com  /  an-tics.com


AWARDS, GRANTS & ACHIEVEMENTS

City Artist Corps Grants Award by NYFA. United States, 2021
MPB partnership / fellow 2021
• Decade of Change, Single image price. The British Journal of Photography. UK, 2021
• Artist in residence, Eyes on Main Street. United States, 2021
Pulitzer Center and National Geographic grantee for the BK Reader. United States, 2020
• Work selected for “2020: A Year In Photos” by Pulitzer Center, 2020
• Shortlisted artist for “America then and now: Shoot the Sequel” by The British Journal of Photography, 2020


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

• ‘The West’ - Teatro la baranda Bogota. Colombia, 2016
• ‘Bruised & Broken - a summer portrait’ - The times Vintage, Greenport, NY, 2016
• ‘Love don’t live here anymore’ - Lomography New York, NY, 2015
• ‘No nos une el amor sino el espanto’ - Palais de glace Museo de arte, BSAS, Argentina, 2012


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

No Longer at Home - Milford Photo. Connecticut 2021
• Decade of change - The British Jorunal of Photography. The Jockey Club Museum of Climate Change. Hong Kong, China. 2021
• ‘Behind The Lens’ - Fable Jones Studios. Brooklyn, NY, 2021
• ‘Un verano en Nueva York’ - Palenque, Brooklyn, NY, 2020
• ‘The Road’ by Float Magazine - JKC Gallery, Trenton, New Jersey, 2020
• ‘Domestica’ with Antics Publications - Kinfolk, New York, NY, 2019
•  ‘Ars Gratia Artis’ - The Local. Long Island City, NY, 2019
• ‘En tu funeral’ - Rattrap Bogota. Colombia, 2016
• ‘The beauty in a failure’ - The times vintage, Greenport, NY, 2015
• ‘This mess we are in’ - Lomography New York, NY, 2014


SELECTED FEATURES

• Interview for MPB, 2021
• Nowhere Diary, 2021
• British Journal of Photography, 2021
• National Geographic, 2020
• Pulitzer Center, 2020
• MUSEE Magazine, 2020
• Lenscratch, 2020
• Antics Publications, 2019
• Aint-Bad, 2018
• Blow-Up Photo, 2016 & 2017
• VICE U.S, 2016
• VICE Colombia, 2015