Humberto Ríos Rodríguez (Mexico City, 1983). Degree in Visual Arts by the Escuela Nacional de Artes Plásticas (UNAM), Master in Visual Arts with honorary mention in the National Autonomous University of Mexico with a project made in the National Museum of Art, under the mentorship of Laura González Flores, PhD, member of the IIE-UNAM. He attended the Seminar of Contemporary Photography in the Centro de la Imagen with tutoring Gerardo Suter and Pavka Segura.
Ríos was nominated to the Latin American Photography Award Purificación García, in Zona Maco 2016, and He been awarded with the adquisition prize of the XXXI Encuentro Nacional de Arte Joven INBA-ICA (2011), Honorary Mention in the II International Artists´ Book Fair of the Centro de la Imagen (2011), Honorary Mention in the XXX Encuentro Nacional de Arte Joven (2010), the Young Creator´s Grant (FONCA) two consecutive years 2009-2010 and 2011-2012, the Young Creator´s Grant of the State of Mexico. FOCAEM 2013. Select in the National Biennal of Visual Arts of Yucatán (2014), and in 2012 he was selected to participate in the Trasatlántica - PhotoEspaña review in San José, Costa Rica. He was select in ¨Renovated Visions, 8 Young Photographers¨ by curator José Antonio Rodríguez, Revista Mexicanisimo, enero 2016.
He has participated in several individual and collective exhibitions in Mexico and abroad, as AIPAD Show in New York 2016, The Contex Art Miami 2014 (Galería Patricia Conde), the Festival Internacional PhotoEspaña 2013 in Madrid, in the Centro Cultural Chacao in Caracas, the SESC de Consolaçao in Sao Paulo, Art Basel Week Miami (Galería Emma Molina), Centro de la Imagen, Museo Universitario del Chopo, Museo Universitario de Ciencias y Artes, Museum of Modern Art of the State of Mexico and the Galería of the Laboratorio Mexicano de Imágenes, to name a few.
His exhibition "Tránsito" was part of the 14th Encuentro Nacional de Fototecas organized by the Sistema Nacional de Fototecas in Mexico (2013), as well as in the Photographic Museum of Humanity (2013). His work takes part of private and public collections in Mexico and New York. His works is represented by Patrica Conde Galería.