Esteban Schimpf (b. Bogotá, Colombia, 1986)
Schimpf received his degree from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. His work has been featured internationally in exhibitions including UNTITLED, curated by Omar López-Chahoud; Present Co., Miami (2014), California Dreaming, curated by Fred Hoffmann at Portugal Arte 10, Lisbon (2010), Thanks For the Mammaries, ForYourArt, Los Angeles (2014), I Danced For You, Hanson Stern, New York, (2012), Los Angeles Contemporary; Tristen Koenig, (2012), Hang In There, curated by Jason Lazurus, Chicago (2011), Billboard Project, curated by Lauri Firstenberg and LA><ART, Los Angeles, (2010), the Contemporary Art Workshop in Chicago, and Bad Moon at Andrew Rafacz Gallery, Chicago (2008). In addition to Instant LA Summer 2 : HEAVY HAPPY, he curated its prequel, Instant LA Summer 1, at Carmichael Gallery, Los Angeles (2010). He also maintains a curatorial practice and Art Advisory Firm
The Artist lives and works in Los Angeles, where he occupies his time reading and loitering on the internet.