2016     MFA, California Institute of the Arts,

           Valencia, CA.

2011     BFA,  CEDIM,

           Monterrey, Mexico.


2018   Residency, "St. Petersburg Art Center", St. Petersburg , Russia

           Residency, "OBVIA Associação cultural", Setubal, Portugal. 

2017     Residency, “OFAR”, Harrisonburg, Virginia, USA.

2015     Residency, “Side Street Studios”, Cape Town, South Africa.

2014     Residency, “ARTELES”, Hämeenkyrö, Finland.

2013     “La Pocha Nostra”, performance workshop, Athens, Greece.

2012     “PARAC” , Monterrey, Mexico.

2011      “DIA” (Design and Innovation Award) CEDIM, Monterrey, Mexico.

2010     “El arte es un viaje”, Mexico city , Mexico.

 Solo Exhibitions:

2018 "Reality TV ". Pushnikaya Art Center, St. Petersburg, Russia

2017 “MOCAM- The Museum of Contemporary Art On the Moon”, Laboratory for Latin American Art and Thinking LAT/lab, L.A, USA

2016 “In the Internet era I didn't have to leave my home to be on a show”, Bust Gallery, Virginia, USA.

"Strange Arrangement", Mint Gallery, CalArts, Valencia,CA, USA

2015    “Can you make me the best contemporary artist in the world?”,  Lime Gallery, CalArts, Valencia,CA, USA.

2012     “Thinking About Babies” , La Nave Tampiquito Gallery , Monterrey, Mexico.

“Wu You Lin” , The New Wall Gallery, Monterrey, Mexico.

 Group Exhibitions:

2017 “The museum of the real and odd”, Indianapolis Contemporary Art Museum, Indianapolis, USA.

"Future undone", AIL, Angewandte Innovation Laboratory, Vienna, Austria

“Shedhalle Tübingen Generate! Lab”, Tübingen, Germany

"Artzond -Casus vector", Building 70, St.Petersburg, Russia

"Signs", Van Der Plass gallery, NY, USA

"Coalescence", MIM Gallery, LA, USA (Sept 2017)

 2016 "Exit interview" , Human Resources, LA, CA, USA.

 2015 "The future is unwritten" , 56 Biennale d'Arte di Venezia, Palazzo Cini, Venice, Italy.

“I am a forest dark” , The space between gallery, Cape Town, South Africa.

 2014    “Resolana”, UCSD - University of California San Diego, CA, USA.

"DON'T EVEN DREAM!", IV Moscow International biennale for Young Art, RuArts  Gallery.Moscow, Russia.

 2013   “La Quema Del Tiempo”, La Decanatura,  Bogota, Colombia.

“PARAC” , CONARTE, Monterrey, Mexico. 

2012   “Pulso”, Museo El Centenario, Monterrey, Mexico.

“Presentaciones En Expansion”, Distrito 14, Monterrey, Mexico.

“Triangulaciones Oblicuas”, Galeria Regia, Monterrey, Mexico.

2011   “Small”, Alternativa Once, Monterrey, Mexico.

2008   “Composta” , ART, Monterrey, Mexico.

Selected Screenings:

 2011   “Cologne OFF – Mexican visions” , Mexico City, Mexico.

“Cologne OFF” , Athens, Greece.

“Cologne OFF” , Baltic Sea.

  “Cologne OFF” , Arad Art Museum, Bucharest Romania.

“6th Carnival of creativity”, Bhimtal, India

“Festival Miden”, Kalamata, Greece.

  “Festival transitio”, Mexico city, Mexico.

 2010    “Crosstalk”, video art film festival, Budapest, Hungary.

“El arte es un viaje”, Mexico city, Mexico.

 2009   “Cologne OFF” , Cologne, Germany.


“One K collection”, 2015

"Luciano Benetton", 2015




Selected Printed Media.

Italy; Andre Dusio,  "Julio Orta, l'artista che espone sulla Luna", Pagina99 (magazine), March 11, 2017.

Greece; Christina Samoudo, "Museum of Contemporary Art on the moon." , I Kathimerini  (newspaper), P.4 March 19, 10`7

 Philippines; Gino De La Paz, “Editorial Dreaming of escaping to outer space? You’re not the only one”, The Philippine Star, March 4, 2017.

 Vietnam; Le Ban, “There would be soon an Art Museum on the Moon”  Doanhnhan Saigon|Cuoituan (magazine), Page 41. April 09, 2017.

 UK: AM magazine, “Out of this world proposal as creatives push for an art museum on the moon”.

 Mexico: Luis Lopez, “Propone un regio Museo en la luna”, El norte, p.11 April 16, 2017.

 Russia: Анна Толстова, “Pole utopia” ,Kommersant Weekend, Weekly magazine from newspaper kommersant.cp.23, weekly,March 10, 2017

 USA: Dan Goldman, “Making Art above and in the  space above us”, NUVO (magazine), Indianapolis, Indiana.

   Selected Online periodicals., “L'Idea di un museo sulla luna potrebbe diventare presto realtà”

Inside Art , “Due artisti progettano il Mocam, primo museo pensato sulla luna”

Jacob Bernard-Baton, "There could be soon be an art museum on the moon", March 01, 2017

 Leonard David, “Museum of Contemporary Art... on the Moon”, February 25th, 207

 Rosie Sharp, “Envisioning  an Art Museum on the moon”, Hyperallergic, February 24th, 2017

 Pousta Daily Brief: "3 noticias claves del martes"

 Papermag, Beatrice Hazelhurst, “People are building a museum on the moon because "Art"

 Indystar, “The Museum of the real and odd.”

 Ewa Hess, "Museum auf dem Mond" 


Karina Fuente, “Religion and Blasphemy”, Residente, June 9th 2012,


Website publications;

Video Art Database,



2017 "48 Hrs" , Redline Contemporary Art Center, Denver, Colorado, USA.

2013   “Thursdays in the Gallery : Humor in Art with Julio Orta”, Galeria en el Taller Mecanico, Monterrey, Mexico, November 28th.

2011   “Cologne OFF” , Universidad Metropolitana de Xochimilco, Mexico City, Mexico.