1996-98    UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, Bachelor of Arts
1998-2000 De Atelier’s 63, Amsterdam, Holland Postgraduate Studio Fellowship Program


    1997     Levinson Foundation Scholarship
    2000     De Atelier’s 63, Amsterdam, Holland Postgraduate Studio Fellowship Program
    2014     Mana Contemporary Artist In Residence, Jersey City

Selected Collections:

Artothek MuseumCologne, Germany
Soho House Group, London, Chicago, Istanbul, New York, Berlin
2021 Foundation, NYC
Mana Contemporary Collection, New Jersey
The Hammer Museum,  Los Angeles, CA

Solo Exhibitions: (click on links to see exhibitions)

2017 Closed For Business Museum of Fine Arts, Santiago, Chile  (forthcoming with publication)
2015 Salad Days Esso Gallery, (For Artissima) Turin, Italy
          Grade Pending Esso Gallery (at Ierimonti Gallery), NYC
2014 Between Meals Bleecker Street Arts Club, NYC
         NAKED RAVIOLI Roza Azora Gallery, Moscow, Russia
2013 Parties of Six or More Norfolk Library, Norfolk, CT
2012 Parties of Six or More Nyehaus (Chelsea) NYC
            Gourmand AFP Galleries Fuller Building, NYC
2011 Sauce  Américaine Clages, Cologne, Germany
         Free Lunch Museum of Fine Arts, Santiago, Chile
2009 Cutting Out The Middleman Nyehaus (Gramercy Park), NYC
         RESTAURANT – RESTAURANT AFP Galleries Fuller Building, NYC
2007 Last Minute Reservations AFP Galleries Fuller Building, NYC
2005 Epicurean Drawings Andrew Roth Gallery, NYC
         Excellent Napkins  1000eventi Gallery, Milano, Italy
2003 The Trouble With Having A Mother For An Interior Designer 1000eventi  Milano, Italy
2002 Ten Sculptures Esso Gallery, NYC

Two PersonExhibitions/Performances:

(click on links to see exhibitions)

2015  Il Cattivo Cameriere  San Giors Restaurant Turin, Italy
2014  Slow & Low with Brett Littman Mana Contemporary, NJ
          Ravioli Nudi, Roza Azora Gallery, Moscow
          Anti-Social Pasta Performance, Bleecker Street Arts Club, NY
2013 SUSHI-SUSHI performance Simon Watson 73B  The Gerhy, NY
           Finger Food Performance (deviled version) The Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach, Germany
          Wienerfest AFC at Postmasters Gallery NYC
2012  Please Help Yourself at Nyehaus
2011  BATLLE RESERVA Clages, Cologne, Germany
          Pots and Pans Private Public Protest with Claudia Alegria, MNBA Santiago, Chile
          Local Wurst Performance w/ Rita McBride and Dusseldorf Academia students Ausstellungshalle Zeitgenossische Kunst, Münster, Germany
2010  Way Out West Rita McBride Clages, Cologne Germany special appearance by Foie Gras Luxe Sculpture
2007-6 The Myways ReadingsWhitney Museum & Printed Matter, NYC Short stories by Rita McBride
2003  Free at Last w/ Matthew Ronay, curated by Ken Freed, Loop Gallery, Berlin
          BatllePagk w/ Paul Pagk, curated by Adrian Dannatt Thomas Erben Gallery, NYC
1998  A Sound Goodbye Demand w/ Slater Bradley, Studio 870, Los Angeles, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions: (click on links to see exhibitions)

2015 Mana Sculpture Show, Mana Contemporary, NJ
I Refuse To Participate In Failure  Spreez Gallery Munich
The Other side, Chelsea Arts Club, London
Self: Artist in Their Absence, National Academy
Museum, New York City
Summer Group Show, Galeria Impakto, Lima Peru
2014 Things That Do Not Breathe, Chelsea Arts Club, London
Liverpool Love 2, The World Museum Liverpool, U.K.
All The Best Artist Are My Best Friends, organized by
Ray Smith, Glasshouse Museum, Mana Contemporary, NJ
The Cat Show, Los Angeles, CA
2013 Dead Inside, organized by Meghan Carleton/Max Wolf
Bleecker Street Arts Club, New York City
Inaugural Exhibition, Galeria Impakto, Lima Peru
Lost Weekend, Simon Watson 73B The Gehry, NYC
Lonely Fingers, Museum Abteiberg,Mönchengladbach,Germany
2012 Seymour Surf Your Mind, Galerie Christian Berst, Paris
Liverpool Love, organized by Christian Furr, Liverpool, U.K.
#3 Made In China, De Faire Studio, Paris, France
2011 Now & Then Harris Lindsay, curated by Adrian Dannatt, London
 Everything Must Go, Casey Kaplan Gallery, New York City
Local Host Ausstellungshalle Zeitgenossische Kunst,
Münster, Germany
2010 Swell, Metro Pictures, Nyehaus, & Fredrich Petzel, NYC
 #2 Made In China Faire, defaire Studio, Paris, France
2009 #1 Made In China Faire, defaire Studio, Paris, France
Naked! Paul Kasmin Gallery, NYC
#0 Made In China Faire, defaire Studio, Paris, France
5 + 1 1000eventi Gallery, Milan, Italy
2008 Not So Subtle Subtitle curated by Matthew Brannon
Casey Kaplan Gallery, New York City
Regional Delicacies: Alef’s art mezze curated Ana Finel
Honigman XVA Gallery Phillips de Pury,
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2007 And Who Are You? curated by Ana Finel Honigman
Sara Tecchia Roma Gallery, NYC
Rock, Paper, ScissorsJudy Ann Goldman Gallery Boston,MA
Arte Povera: Now & Then Esso Gallery
2006 Music to My Eyes, Esso Gallery, New York City
The Food Show, curated by Robert Edelman and Gina Flore
The Chelsea Museum, New York City
Mutiny curated by David Hunt The Happy Lion, L.A., CA
The Monty Hall Problem, by Slater Bradley Blum & Poe
Los Angeles, CA
Flex Your Textile curated by Travis Boyer/Ginger
John Connelly Presents, New York City
2005 No Facsimile, Fluorescent Gallery, curated by George Rush
Knoxville, TN
2004 I,Assassin, curated by Slater Bradley Wallspace Gallery, NYC
Relentless Proselytizers curated by David Hunt
Feigen Contemporary Gallery, NYC
2003 Labor Day curated by David Hunt, Rare Gallery, NYC
City Mouse/Country Mouse curated by David Hunt, Brooklyn
Cut the Mustard, Esso Gallery, New York City
What Am I Doing Here, Esso Gallery, New York City
Confabulation curated by Peter Dudek, Hunter College, NYC
2002 The Accrochage Esso Gallery, New York City
New Attitudes In Sculpture curated by Kenneth L. Freed
Gallery @ Green Street, Boston, MA
Now is the Time curated Ken Freed essay by David Hunt
Dorsky Gallery, Long Island City, NY
2001 Boomerang Collector’s Pick by Kenneth L. Freed Exit Art, NYC
Fame Game Drawings Galerie Frank, Paris, France
Bloodlines Roberts & Tilton Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
American Sandwich curated by Peter Dudek, Star 67 Gallery
Williamsburg, NY
Friction Fiction, Echo Park Projects, Los Angeles, CA
2000 Future Present Continuous, Sharpe Foundation,
Bornstein Studio, New York City
1 plus 1, Refusalon Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Flat Experiment #1 New York City
1999 Long Cold Winter in an Endless Nameless, Studio 870
Los Angeles, CA
Ministry of Culture Exhibition, curated by Rob Birza and
Marian Schooten, Atelier’s 63, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Oh my God, I live on the thirteenth floor in Holland,
 which doesn’t exist inthe U.S., or no?, 
Cleyndertweg, Space 13, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1998 No Retreat, No Surrender, Atelier’s 63, Amsterdam,
The Netherlands
Idea Show, Beyond Baroque, curated by John Geary Venice CA
1997 New Memory, Spanish Kitchens,
curated by Slater Bradley, Los Angeles, CA
1996 Wall Drawings Jay Batlle, Jessica Wood, Matthew Brannon,
& Slater Bradley, Empire Lips Theater, Los Angeles, CA
organized by Roger Herman

PRESS (click on links to see articles):

2016 Collectionair Journal Interview and Short Film
Issue Magazine Interview by Graeme Mitchell
2015 I-taly Arts & Culture  Grade Pending
Mise Magazine  Fuck Yeah,  Jay Batlle,  Interview
Diner Journal Interview by Emma Mannheimer
2014   Unhemmed Magazine Issue 3 Artists of Mana Contemporary
Art In America June  All The Best Artists Are My Friends
 Between Meals Artinfo by Michelle Tay
Cat Show L.A. Weekly
Cat Show L.A. The Wild Magazine by: KATE MESSINGER
2013 Dead Inside Week In Pictures
Daily Artspace 5 Things, 5 Chefs
Artist and Chef Jay Batlle on Pop Art and Food Q&A Artspace Feature Interview By Alex Greenberger
Table Manners: Turning Restaurant Stationery into Art  Storyboard Feature Q&A for Tumblr by Sky Dylan-Robbins
2012  The Brooklyn Rail  Spiderman’s Dick for Paper Monument by Norm Paris
Days of Wine and Roses Seymour Magazine Paris Interview with Alix Janta-Polczynski
Parties of Six or More Service Industry Interview with Katherine Chan for Mad Perfumista
The Huffington Post 10 New York Painters, 10 New York Palettes Liz Markus
Art Diary Jan. 18th 2012  Liz Markus
2011 The Lovage, Giving A la Lovage, Tarajia Morrell’s Food Blog 12.12.2011
Free Lunch LATERCERA- Cultura & Entretenció, pg.94 20/8/2011 by C. Mena
Local Host Mit Sprüchen in der Schale (Slogans in the Shells) Lokales-
Local Wurst Performance Westfaelische-Nachrichten by Heike Eickhoff
Kölsche Südsee-Träume Kultur-Ruhr by Von Sabine Müller
Elle Espanol June Premiere pg. 190
2010 Swell Art in Review New York Times July23rd by Roberta Smith
Huffington Post Jay Batlle’s Best Revenge Interview by David Coggins
2009 Restaurant, Restaurant
Interview Magazine Daily Blog: “Batlle’s Food Fights” by Ana Finel Honigman
Vogue Daily Blog: “It Girl” Stephanie Le Cava
French Vogue March Issue: Images Thomas Dozol
2008 Not So Subtle, Subtitle
The Art Newspaper, Issue193: (image) by Adrian Dannatt “Artist as Curator” (image)
Regional Delicacies: Alef’s Art Mezze
Artnet, March 24th: “Hello Dubai” (image), by Ana Finel Honigman
Saatchi Online: “Dubai Diary” 2 parts (image), by Ana Finel Honigman
And Who Are You?
M Magazine, April Issue: (image)
New York Magazine, Art Candy, (image) January 17th: “The World’s Best Doodler”
You Tube: “Searching For Charles Saatchi”
2007 Joie De Vivre
NBC, The Morning Show: “Steak Tartar segment” (image)
2006 ArtForum Berlin
Artnet, October,18th: “Horticulture Berlin” (image) by Ana Finel Honigman
The Monty Hall Problem
Artnet, August 21st: “LA Confidential” (image) by Emma Gray
2005 Epicurean Drawings
Art and Auction, April Issue, by Reena Jana (image)
The Art Newspaper, March Issue: “New York Diary” (image) by Adrian Dannatt
The Village Voice, March 21st, by Kim Levin
2004 Relentless Proselytizers
Art In review New York Times, August 6th, by Ken Johnson,
The Village Voice, July 21st by Kim Levin,
2003 I, assassin
Frieze Magazine, May, Issue 83, (image) by Michael Wilson,
The New York Magazine, Feb. 23rd (Page 76), by K.R.
What Am I Doing Here?
The Art Newspaper, July- August Issue n.138, by Adrian Dannatt
Absolute Arts In depth Arts News by Sarah Douglas
The Art Newspaper, October Issue, n.242, (image) by Adrian Dannatt
The New York Times, May 25th, by Ken Johnson
The Trouble with Having an Interior Designer for a Mother
Flash Art Italia (image)
Tema Celesta, (image) by Milovan Farronato
2002 New Attitudes in Sculpture
Beaux-Arts, August Issue , by Jean Poderas
Catalogue of the exhibition, May 2002, by Kenneth L. Freed
The Boston Herald Review, April 21st, by Mary Sherman
Now is the Time
Art in Review The New York Times, Art in Review, March 1st by Holland Cotter

Published Writings/ Interviews/Portfolios:

2015  Issue Magazine #5 pages 66-79 on Graeme Mitchell
2014  R.S.V.P. V.I.P. R.I.P. A portfolio of twelve silkscreen prints with title plate and custom case Edition of 20 + 5 Artist’s and + 5 Printer’s proofs Each 22″ x 30″ Signed and numbered in pencil by the artist Printed and Published by Gary Lichtenstein Editions at Mana
2012 Paper Monument, (Essay) Spiderman’s Dick
2011 Free Lunch, Published by MBNA Santiago, Chile 90 page color catalog
with Interview by David Coggins, and essay by Patricio Zarate
Local Host ArtSlant Rackroom interview with Ana Finel Honigman
The Poet and The City (Artist talk) Kunstakademie Dusseldorf, Germany
2010 The Huffington Post Jay Batlle’s Best Revenge Interview by David Coggins
2009 Paper Monument (Essay), Studio Visit Etiquette
2008 In Dialogue (video) Jay Batlle interviewed live by Adrian Dannatt
Curated by Doug Wada Sara Meltzer Gallery, NYC
Saatchi Online Interview Jay Batlle in Conversation with Ana Finel Honigman
2007 Open City #24 Secret Engines (Image Portfolio) “Places Like This Hate People Like You”
2006 Highways (Fiction) Short stories by Rita McBride et al., Printed Matter, Inc.;
Whitney Museum of American Art; Arsenal Pulp Press. 2006
2004 ISSUE Interview with James Welling
Issue Magazine, New York, NY. September 2004
2001 Liminal Nostalgia Press Release for Rita McBride
Alexander & Bonin Gallery, New York, NY
2000 In a Times Squared Burger King (Essay) Normative Structures Collapse,
Emerging Artist Series, P.S.1, Queens, NY. September 2000
1998 Een Bleek Haus Art Review Article for Metropolis M Magazine, Amsterdam