Los Carpinteros, ‘Sala de Lectura Quimbumbia’, 2017, Sculpture, Corten Steel, Galería Albarrán Bourdais
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Los Carpinteros

Sala de Lectura Quimbumbia, 2017

Corten Steel
49 3/5 × 13 4/5 × 19 7/10 in
126 × 35 × 50 cm
Edition 1/5
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Location
Madrid, Cretas
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Los Carpinteros
Cuban, Founded 1991
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Fascinated by the intersection between art and everyday life, Los Carpinteros (The Carpenters) merge architecture, design, drawing, and sculpture in quirky and unpredictable ways. Their carefully crafted constructions advance a humorous visual language of contradiction and transformation—like the utilitarian versus the useless and form versus function. Their drawings and studies, referencing technical drafts and blueprints, mock the early planning stages involved in making art. Los Carpinteros adopted the name for their collective in 1994 to embrace the guild tradition of artisans and skilled laborers.

Los Carpinteros, ‘Sala de Lectura Quimbumbia’, 2017, Sculpture, Corten Steel, Galería Albarrán Bourdais
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Los Carpinteros
Cuban, Founded 1991
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Fascinated by the intersection between art and everyday life, Los Carpinteros (The Carpenters) merge architecture, design, drawing, and sculpture in quirky and unpredictable ways. Their carefully crafted constructions advance a humorous visual language of contradiction and transformation—like the utilitarian versus the useless and form versus function. Their drawings and studies, referencing technical drafts and blueprints, mock the early planning stages involved in making art. Los Carpinteros adopted the name for their collective in 1994 to embrace the guild tradition of artisans and skilled laborers.

Los Carpinteros

Sala de Lectura Quimbumbia, 2017

Corten Steel
49 3/5 × 13 4/5 × 19 7/10 in
126 × 35 × 50 cm
Edition 1/5
.
Sold
Location
Madrid, Cretas
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