CHema Skandal 2013

CHema Skandal /   Unknown


Urban Art, Graphic Art

CHema Skandal
October 22, 2015
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CHema Skandal! Is a graphic artist, born in Mexico City, Mexico. He went to Escuela Nacional de Artes Plasticas (National Arts School), Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (National University of Mexico) in Mexico City, where he obtained the degree in Visual Communications. Since he is very fond of Carribiean and Jamaican tunes, the artist fuses together art and music. His interests include fanzines, illustrations, apocalypse and ancient civilizations.

CHema Skandal Works 2015

CHema Skandal! - Amor Eterno, 2015
CHema Skandal! – Amor Eterno, 2015 and Amor Eterno (detail), 2015

CHema has an international fan base. He painted a lively mural in Chicago and had an exhibition with screen printers in Rogers Park. His work combines his rich cultural heritage and corner-store Pop ephemera, graphics and sound.

CHema Skandal Works 2014

CHema Skandal! - Feelings in a battle, 2014 and Sonidero Codex, 2014
CHema Skandal! – Feelings in a battle, 2014 and Sonidero Codex, 2014

In 2015, he presented his new collection of works titled “UNMASKED!” The collection is focused on the theme of masks. The artist explores their significance in different cultures, from historic to contemporary.

The artist is represented by Vertical Gallery in Chicago, Illinois.

CHema Skandal! has been living and working in Chicago since 2010.

All images copyright © the artist

YearExhibition TitleMuseum/GallerySolo/Group
2015Sculls CalaverasUniversidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Chicago, IL Group
2015UNMASKED! Chicago, IL Solo
2014UnknownRojo Bermelo, Mexico City, MXGroup
2014UnknownGalerie F, Chicago, U.S.A.Group
2014UnknownVertigo Galeria, Mexico City, MXGroup
2014UnknownSpudnik Press, Chicago, U.S.A.Group
2014UnknownSafia Galeria, Barcelona, CATGroup
2014UnknownMuseo de Historia Tlalpan, MXGroup
2014UnknownRotofugi X, ChicagoGroup
2014UnknownRegufe, Portland, ORGroup
2014UnknownRotofugi, ChicagoGroup
2014UnknownLacuna Arts Lofts, ChicagoGroup
2014UnknownTruborn, ChicagoGroup
2014UnknownCopronason Gallery, Santa Monica, CaliforniaGroup
2014UnknownElmhurst College, IllinoisGroup
2014UnknownFlower Pepper Gallery, Pasadena, CAGroup
2014ARTmageddon Vertical Gallery, Chicago, ILGroup
2013UnknownDelilah's, ChicagoGroup
2013UnknownCentro de las Artes de San Agustin, Oaxaca, MXGroup
2013UnknownEscalera de Incendios, Barcelona, CATGroup
2013BLAB showCopro Gallery, Santa Monica, CA. U.S.A.Group
2013UnknownChicago Cultural Center, ChicagoGroup
2013UnknownRotofugi, ChicagoGroup
2013UnknownMuseo de Arte Moderno, Mexico CityGroup
2013UnknownVertigo Galeria, Mexico CityGroup
2013UnknownChicago Public Library, ChicagoGroup
2013UnknownLe Trip, Madrid, SpainGroup
2012UnknownYAR-NMMA, Chicago, U.S.A.Group
2012UnknownYAR-NMMA, Chicago, U.S.A.Group
2012UnknownI.A.L.S., Chicago, U.S.A.Group
2012UnknownCentro Cultural de Espana, Mexico D.F., MXGroup
2012UnknownCurly Tale, Chicago, U.S.A.Group
2012UnknownCurly Tale, Chicago, U.S.A.Group
2012UnknownRational Park, Chicago, U.S.A.Group
2012BLAB showCopro Gallery, Santa Monica, CA. U.S.A.Group
2012UnknownNational Gallery, Kingston, JAGroup
2012UnknownU.N.A.M. Chicago, Chicago, U.S.A.Group
2012UnknownLoyola University, Chicago, U.S.A.Group
2012UnknownOhNo!Doom, Chicago, U.S.A.Group
2011UnknownComoedia, Lyon, FRGroup
2011UnknownOhNo!Doom, Chicago, U.S.A.Group
2011UnknownCarlos & Domingues Fine Art Gallery, Chicago, U.S.A.Group
2011UnknownCentre Culturel Alban Minville, Toulouse, FRGroup
2011UnknownCobalt Art Studio, Chicago, U.S.A.Group
2011UnknownNational Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago, U.S.A.Group
2011UnknownOxala Gallery, Chicago, U.S.A.Group
2011UnknownGuru, Mexico D.F., MXGroup
2011UnknownEscuela Nacional de Artes Plasticas, U.N.A.M. Mexico D.F., MXGroup
2011UnknownMuseo Nacional de Arte, Mexico D.F., MXGroup
2011UnknownOhNo!Doom, Chicago, U.S.A.Group
2011UnknownChicago Urban Art Society, Chicago, U.S.A.Group
2011BLAB showCurly Tale, Chicago, U.S.A.Group