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Portrait of Carlos H. Matos. Courtesy of PEANA and the artist

Carlos H. Matos

Born in 1983, Mexico City, Mexico

Lives and works in Mexico City, Mexico

Overview

Carlos H. Matos (b. 1983, Mexico City), lives and works in Mexico City. Employing tools and methods from both architecture and sculpture, Matos deliberately places himself at an ambiguous point between the two disciplines. By stripping architectural elements of their context, he invites us to re-evaluate preordained notions of purpose and meaning, in a process of increasing abstraction that extends beyond the format of the building. Through an idiosyncratic vocabulary of forms, Matos’ work const...Read more