Artful Anniversary: Carmen Herrera Estructuras Monumentales

October 22, 2020 - April 23, 2021
Recurring daily
Buffalo Bayou Park in the Fondren Foundation Meadow
105 Sabine Street | Houston, TX 77007
Admission: Free
Area of Town: Memorial Park/Washington Corridor
Free Admission: No

In celebration of the 5th anniversary of the completion of Buffalo Bayou Park, Buffalo Bayou Partnership is hosting Artful Anniversary, a series of 5 unique virtual performances and experiences through the month of October. Grab your party hat, tune in to our website or visit the park on your own, and enjoy the music, dance and art along Houston’s 160-acre award-winning green space. All 5-Year Artful Anniversary programs are free and available online. 

Walk among the larger-than-life shapes of Estructuras Monumentales, an exhibition of outdoor sculptures by the 105-year-old, New York-based artist Carmen Herrera (b. 1915, Havana, Cuba).
On view in Fondren Foundation Meadow through April 2021. Estructuras Monumentales is co-presented with New York’s Public Art Fund.

Photo credit:

Carmen Herrera
Untitled Estructura (Red), 1962/2018
Acrylic and aluminum, 96 x 128 3/8 x 45 7/8 in.
Pavanne, 1967/2017
Acrylic and aluminum, 108 x 108 x 72 in.
© Carmen Herrera; Courtesy Lisson Gallery
On view as part of Carmen Herrera: Estructuras Monumentales, presented by Public Art Fund at City Hall Park, New York City, July 11, 2019 – November 8, 2019
Photo: Nicholas Knight, Courtesy of Public Art Fund, NY


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