Steel Life Porcelana
Porcelain, steel wire with concrete base, 11/12
5 1/2 x 22 1/8 x 7 3/4" OVERALL
Two part sculptural object consisting of porcelain and concrete elements with steel wire. Top part (a) contains numerous steel-like pieces of porcelain wrapped in steel wire. Lower part (b) is a rectangular-shaped block made of concrete. On underside of porcelain rods read "C5W60". On underside of brick base, on a steel plate, edition statement, artist signature and date.
b. United States, 1974
OCHOA, Ruben and b. United States, 1974, “OCHOA, Ruben,” UCSB ADA Museum Omeka, accessed November 29, 2023, http://art-collections.museum.ucsb.edu/items/show/7655.