Xan Padrón


Race, Class and Gender in the United States. Eleventh Edition 2020I couldn’t be more honored to have my pieces in the cover of some of these books and magazines, including the 11th Edition of Paula Rothenberg's anthology "Race, Class, and Gender in the United States", which includes "writings from the founders and leaders of key contemporary social movements (Tarana Burke on the metoo movement; Alicia Garza on Black Lives Matter; and Gaby Pacheco on the Dreamers)"
PRISM InternationalPRISM international is a quarterly magazine out of Vancouver, British Columbia, whose office is located on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm people. Their mandate is to publish the best in contemporary writing and translation from Canada and around the world.
Zeit Wissen MagazineZeit Wissen is a bi-monthly popular science magazine published in Germany. The magazine is spun off from the German weekly newspaper Die Zeit. The German phrase "Zeit Wissen" literally translates to "Time-Knowledge," and refers to the up-to-the-minute nature of the magazine's subject matter and focus (from Wikipedia). In this article scientist Nicholas Christakis interviewed by Zeit Wissen: “Humanity is good”
New England ReviewNEW ENGLAND REVIEW is an award-winning literary journal publishing the best contemporary fiction, nonfiction, and poetry four times a year.
PHOTOWORLD CHINAPhoto World magazine was founded by the China's national news agency - Xinhua News Agency - in 1973. It is one of the most influential photography magazines in China. As a monthly magazine,They aim to introduce photography concepts, excellent photographers and their works at home and abroad. They also bring industry information and press to Chinese readers.

Interview for Univision Chicago

With occasion of The Other Art Fair Chicago, I got interviewed by Univision Chicago. The interview is in Spanish and I'm so happy I had the chance to discuss my work in my own language with such nice fellows! Take a look a the video below:

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Hola Chicago! Getting ready for @theotherartfair in Chicago! Opening night TONIGHT at 5pm. And incredibly grateful and excited for this news segment at @uninoticias where I got to talk about this amazing fair in my own language... See u at @manacontemporarychicago we’ll be there until Sunday! . @saatchiart @univision #artfair #chicago #chicagoart #pilsen #pilsenchicago #artist #theotherartfairchi #artcollector #chicagoartcollectors

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The Other Art Fair Chicago Spring 2019

Hi Chicagoans!! Excited to be in the Windy City for The Other Art Fair this weekend. We will be at Mana Contemporary Chicago from Thursday 16th to Sunday 19th. Please stop by and say hello. I’ll be in booth #48 together with 100+ amazing artists from all over the world!!

Mention in The New York Times :-)

Hey! Take a look at this article from The New York Times Art & Design section talking about alternatives to Frieze, the mention my work! It's just a small mention, but it makes me happy anyways!

(...) photographer Xan Padron is showing color-saturated images of street scenes (...)

The Other Art Fair Brooklyn, May 2019

Back to Brooklyn, where it all began... This is my favorite venue, and it feels great to play home! My stand  is full of colors and light... new and old pieces for this amazing art fair. Come by The Other Art Fair in Brooklyn Expo Center,  I’ll be there, in booth #91 until Sunday night!

Center's Choice Awards: Editor's Choice

The Choice Awards recognize photographers working in all processes and subject matter. Images can be singular or part of a series. The Awards are divided into three categories: Curator’s Choice, Editor’s Choice, and Director’s Choice. I am happy to share that I have been chosen as the 2019 Editor’s Choice Award 3rd Place Recipient for the project, Time Lapse. My work was chosen by MaryAnne Golon, Director of Photography of The Washington Post.

Saatchi Art Spring Catalog Vol. 2

When I began my Time Lapse  project a few years ago, I couldn’t even dream about the beautiful things this project has brought to my life. Honored and grateful to be featured on the cover of the Saatchi Art Spring catalog and incredibly excited about my next The Other Art Fair in Brooklyn and Chicago, both of them in May! Stay tuned for more info about The Other Art Fair! . Gracias Saatchi Art's power team for having me as part of this amazing selection of incredible artists!

Friends with Beagle

Right after Los Angeles I will be back to NYC for the Friends with Beagle group show in Manhattan from April 5th to 14th, at 195 Christie St., NY, NY 10002. Contact me here if you would like to attend the private view. Private view will be held from 5:30-8:00pm on Thursday, April 4th.

The Other Art Fair Los Angeles

I will be at The Other Art Fair in Los Angeles from March 28th to March 31st showing old and new works along with many, many, super talented artists from all around the world. I am honored to have been selected by A. Moret, founder of Installation Magazine, as one of the 6 Must-See Fair Artists.

The Venue for this Spring edition of The Other Art Fair LA will be the Magic Box at The Reef DTLA: 1933 S. Broadway, Los Angeles California 90007 

Here is how you can get your complimentary tickets: 

The Private Opening event: Thursday, March 28th from 6-10pm. (RSVP needed). This invitation also provides access to the fair on March 29th-31st. Just RSVP using this link:

The Art Fair Tickets: Tickets grant FREE ENTRY on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of the fair weekend, unlimited times. They can be redeemed at under 'Enter Promotional Code". Code is: XanPadron . You can redeem as many tickets as you need. Please come and say hello. I will be at Booth #73

Video Feature

The amazing teams of Almond Tree Productions and The Other Art Fair created a new series of videos featuring artists from different fairs across the world. Take a look to this "Meet the Others" and hear me and my thick Spanish accent describing how I do what what I do. ;)

Saatchiart's Catalogue Spring 2019

The feature of my work at the Saatchi Art Spring Catalogue have help me increase the number of new friends and collectors who now have one of my pieces at their homes or offices. Thank you so much Saatchi Art for your continuous support.

United Nations, New York City

Time-Lapse series at a solo exhibition at the Albano Building, United Nations Headquarters in New York City, January 17th - Frebruary 14th.