Giandomenico Tonatiuh (G.T.) Pellizzi was born in 1978 in Morelos, Mexico. Pellizzi lives between New York City and Mexico. He studied philosophy at St. Johns College and graduated from The Chanin School of Architecture at the Cooper Union.
From 2001-2011, Pellizzi co-founded and has been involved in various art collectives, including The Bruce High Quality Foundation, with whom he has exhibited at the Whitney Museum of Art, New York; MoMA PS1, New York; Centre Pompidou, Paris; PAC Murcia, the Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Torino and Bruno Bischofberger Gallery in Zürich.
Recent solo exhibitions include shows at: Museo Amparo, Puebla; Watermill Center for the Arts, New York; Mary Boone Gallery, New York; Harmony Murphy Gallery, Los Angeles and Revolver Galeria, Lima as well as the Sala Siqueiros in Mexico City.
Pellizzi has participated in exhibitions at the Jeu de Paume in Paris, the Museo del Barrio Biennial in New York, the Biennial of the Americas in Denver, and the Kunsthalle Wien in Vienna.
G.T. Pellizzi is a 2016 Inga Maren Otto Fellowship recipient.