Mar 3, 2020

STATION #18

Patronato Ruta de la Amistad A.C

The Route of the Friendship

Jorge Dubon, Manuel Garay, 20th Century, From the collection of: Patronato Ruta de la Amistad A.C

Jorge Dubón was born in Chiapas, Mexico. He studied sculpture, architecture and painting in Mexico, the United States and France. In those countries he participated in different collective as well as individual exhibitions, winning various prizes and scholarships.

Station #18 under construction, Jorge Dubon, 20th Century, From the collection of: Patronato Ruta de la Amistad A.C

The sculpture by Dubón is an icon to the boat track of Cuemanco (just as the Red Sun is in the Azteca for example).

Station #18 completed, Jorge Dubon, 20th Century, From the collection of: Patronato Ruta de la Amistad A.C

The sculpture presents two bodies: a large grey-colored open circular column 8 meters high.

Station #18 completed, Jorge Dubon, 20th Century, From the collection of: Patronato Ruta de la Amistad A.C

The second that presents itself as it's counterpart in the form of an incomplete "T", whose texture and curves offers us a visual vibration.

Station #18, Jorge Dubon, 20th Century, From the collection of: Patronato Ruta de la Amistad A.C
Patronato Ruta de la Amistad
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