Helguera, Pablo

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Description

An Accident: America
2007
Paper collage
12 x 9"
A paper collage employing an upside down map of Central and South America, a black and white image of a man with a car, and several circle cut outs, among other imagery. On the upper half of the work are the words "AN ACCIDENT: AMERICA." The lower half of the work reads "The more believable image is that of chaotic singularity, where the breakdown of law leads to complete randomness, so that the energing material and influences have no in-built organization at all." On reverse, signed and dated.

Creator

Helguera, Pablo
b. Mexico, 1971

Source

Gift of the artist

Identifier

2018.010.001

Citation

Helguera, Pablo and b. Mexico, 1971, “Helguera, Pablo,” UCSB ADA Museum Omeka, accessed September 30, 2022, http://art-collections.museum.ucsb.edu/items/show/7699.