CURRICULUM VITAE

BORN: NEW YORK 1976

Education:
         1996-98    UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, Bachelor of Arts
         1998-2000 De Atelier’s 63, Amsterdam, Holland Postgraduate Studio
 
Awards:
         1997    Levinson Foundation Scholarship
         2000    De Atelier’s 63,  Artist In Residence, Amsterdam, Holland
         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 Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Museo sin Muros - Concepción, Chile (publication)
      Closed For Business Museum of Fine Arts, Santiago, Chile  (publication)
 2015 Salad Days Esso Gallery, (For Artissima) Turin, Italy
      Grade Pending Esso Gallery (at Ierimonti Gallery), NYC (publication)
 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 (publication)
 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 Person Exhibitions/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)
 2017 The Painters And The Printer, Gary Lichtenstein Editions, Mana, NJ
      Group Show, Esso Gallery, (For Artissima) Turin, Italy
      FOOD SEX ART, MoMA PS1, Queens,NY                                                                       
      Small Works, C A B I N gallery U.E. ,Dubai
 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. NYC
      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,
      Jennifer Bornstein's Studio, New York City
      1 plus 1, Refusalon Gallery, San Francisco, CA
      Flat Experiment #1 Site Specific Work 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):

2017 
     Food, Glorious Food By Ed tang Art Agency, Partners 11, April 2017
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
     Art F City Roast by WHITNEY KIMBALL
     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 Nachrichten.de 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 Style.com 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
     Artinfo.com: “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”
     Mcbrooklyn.blogspot.com: (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
     BatllePagk
     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