Gispert’s work is inspired by a cultural amalgamation of music, cinema, urban/pop culture, car culture, and the lyrical theatrics of hip hop.
Luis Gispert was born in 1972 Jersey City, New Jersey. He has exhibited extensively throughout the United States, Europe, South America and the Middle East including MOCA North Miami, FL; Whitney Museum of or American Art at Altria, New York; PS1 Contemporary Art Center, New York; New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York; Studio Museum of Harlem, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK; His work has also been included in the 2002 Whitney Biennial, New York, NY; Private collections include Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, MA; San Diego Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA; Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY.
He had a recent solo exhibition during 2018 in Lundgren Gallery.
PRESS AND LINKS
C-Print 102 × 198 cm
MOVING IMAGE / VIDEO LINKS
Can It Be That It Was All So SImple Then, 2001
Block Watching, 2003
Stereomongrel, 2005 (Trailer)
Super 35 mm (10 mins.)
Smother, 2008 (trailer)
Super 35mm (26 mins.)