Published by RM/MUAC. Text by Clara Bolívar, Julio García Murillo, Sol Henaro, et al.
Sculptor and installation artist Helen Escobedo (1934-2010) also helped to shape Mexico’s arts and culture through her work with the government and the national university system. This publication is the first to focus on Escobedo’s influence as a cultural manager.
Published by Turner. Essay by Graciela Schmilchuk. Foreword by Dore Ashton.
A sculptor and installation artist, Helen Escobedo engages in a playful dialogue with the urban environment. This retrospective covers five decades of Escobedo's work, is laced with humor (umbrellas become turtles, for instance), and brings to English for the first time a comprehensive look at an important Mexican artist.