Mario García Torres. Xoco, the Kid Who Loved Being Bored (cont.). 2012

Mario García Torres Xoco, the Kid Who Loved Being Bored (cont.) 2012

  • Not on view
16mm film (color, silent; 2:15 min.) and three drawings
2:15 min.; sheet, 14 × 10 7/16" (35.5 × 26.5 cm); sheet, 12 3/8 × 10 7/16" (31.5 × 26.5 cm); sheet, 34 × 26 1/2" (86.4 × 67.3 cm)
Gift of Patricia Phelps de Cisneros through the Latin American and Caribbean Fund in honor of Rodrigo Cisneros-Santiago
Object number
Media and Performance
Research in progress; information about this work may be incomplete.

Mario García Torres, 2012
Galería Elba Benítez, Madrid
Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros, New York and Caracas, 2014
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 2017

Exhibition history

Madrid, Spain, Galería Elba Benítez, “Mario Garcia Torres,” February - April 2014


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