|Nacimiento:||1973 en Chicago, Illinois, Estados Unidos|
|Residencia:||Reside en Chicago, Illinois, Estados Unidos|
|Galerías y otras organizaciones que le representan:||White Cube|
|Organizaciones con obra:||Marciano Art Foundation|
|Profesionales con obra:||Andrea Dibelius, Colección Luiz Augusto Teixeira de Freitas y Beatriz Quintella, Qiao Zhibing,|
Chicago-based artist Theaster Gates has developed an expanded practice that includes space development, object making, performance and critical engagement with many publics. Founder of the non-profit Rebuild Foundation, Gates is currently a Professor in the Department of Visual Art and Director of Arts and Public Life at the University of Chicago. Gates has exhibited and performed at the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York; Whitechapel Gallery, London; Punta della Dogana, Venice; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; Santa Barbara Museum of Art; and Documenta 13, Kassel, Germany; among others. Recent winner of Artes Mundi 6, Gates has also received awards and grants from Creative Time, the Vera List Center for Art and Politics, United States Artists, Creative Capital, the Joyce Foundation, Graham Foundation, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, and Artadia.
Mendes Wood / São Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brasil
DePaul Art Museum - DPAM / Chicago, Illinois, Estados Unidos