Tania Pérez Córdova, Mexican, b. 1979 From "About Us" to "About Us", 2017 Glass from a disappeared MCA window Glass: 9 3/4 × 30 × 21 1/2 in. (24.8 × 76.2 × 54.6 cm); foam: 1 1/8 × 45 × 30 1/8 in. (2.9 × 114.3 × 76.5 cm) Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of Mary and Earle Ludgin by exchange, 2017.26
Short A piece of glass is folded into quarters with green edges facing up, resting on a white surface. A smoking stick is wedged into the top fold. There is a dark, round shadow behind the sculpture on the right.
Short A sheet of hard glass is folded over and bent in two as if it were a plastic bag. A smoking stick rests between the green edges of the glass and a plume of smoke wafts upward.
Long A sheet of hard glass is folded over and bent in two as if it were a plastic bag. A smoking stick rests between the green lips that comprise the edges of the glass. A dark circular shadow dominates the area to the right of the glass, a stark contrast to the white background.