Courtesy the artist and kurimanzutto, Mexico City and New York
"An object in motion, when it’s constantly colliding, when it’s involved in constant accidents, tends towards a circular form… The circle is not a platonic shape for me. For me the circle or the sphere is more what objects tend towards, when they are exposed to nature, collisions, and erosion.”
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