Daniel Godínez Nivón (Mexico City, 1985) is an artist whose practice is linked to processes of social participation related to collective knowledge and education. He has been developing his work in context-specific scenarios, such as indigenous migrant associations and academic institutions. He has participated in various group shows at the Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporáneo (MUAC), Museo Tamayo (both in Mexico), as well as Van Abbemuseum in the Netherlands and CCA in Glasgow.
In 2019 he was shortlisted for the Visible Award issued by the Cittadellarte – Fondazione Pistoletto. He was selected to represent Mexico at the 23rd International Exhibition of the Milan Triennale and won 2nd best Pavillion. He is currently a member of the National System of Art Creators of México and artist-in-residence at the Jan Van Eyck Academie in Maastricht, The Netherlands.