Marta Chilindrón

(Uruguayan, based in New York, b. 1951)

Mobius Houston, 2019

Acrylic, 11' x 22' diameter


Wilhelmina’s Grove

University of Houston

On View October 2019-July 19, 2020

Mobius Houston is a new public artwork by the New York-based Uruguayan artist Marta Chilindrón (b. 1951). Building on the South American tradition of geometric abstraction and Concrete art, Mobius Houston explores ideas on the infinite, perception, and transformation on an experimental, large scale. Almost four times the size of earlier works from the Mobius series, Mobius Houston introduces significant advances in materials and production.


Share Your Creativity

Snap a picture of #MOBIUSHOUSTON for your chance to win a prize.

1. Take a picture and share it to Instagram

2. Tag @publicartuhs

3. Include the hashtag #mobiushouston

4. Most creative photos win the book On Site: 50 Years of Public Art of the University of Houston System


Winners will be hand selected by the Public Art UHS art curators and staff. All participants must fit the criteria above to win and must have their images submitted no later than April 27th. Winners to be announced on the following days: Friday, March 13th, April 3rd and May 1st.

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