Monumental sculptures in Mexico



 bronze project : 30cm
homage to Rodin


                     

    "Humanos Unidos"
United Human beings

 

 I P N R.I.V. 
from the project homage to
Rodin to welcome the invited
Researchers in Residence.
RIV, IPN  Zacatenco
sheen steel  4 m.

 

 

 Historically, the WHITE DONKEY is the IPN's icon, so this is the concept and realisation of seven of them in front of the "Planetarium" , campus of Zacatenco, Mexico city
Drawings and structure/steel, concrete volumes
(scale and weight: donkey 100%)

The I.P.N. ,Instituto Politecnico Nacional welcome some 180 000 students. Ecoles Supérieures  d'Ingéniérie en chimie, physique, électricité, électronique, informatique, mathématique, mécanique, industrie textile, sciences économiques, éducatives, architecture....  

 

        

Réalisations as "Artists in Residence"  IPN:
"
7 White Donkeys"
new constelation Planetarium
"Lineas Libres
inoxidable and sheen steel  5 m

"Memoria Transparente"  painted steel   2,50 m
"Humanos Unidos" sheen steel  4 m.

 

"Lineas Libres"

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A set of three metal sheets, looking like marks in a note book - may be a palimpsest - or sails set to the wind inviting you to a long trip

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"Memoria Transparente"

"Transparent Memory" retains some random fragments :
notes and pixels that make up the music played by heart

 

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                        Mexico, mars 2011