Adrián Villar Rojas - 20th Century & Contemporary Art New York Tuesday, July 18, 2023 | Phillips
  • Provenance

    Ruth Benzacar Gallery, Buenos Aires
    Acquired from the above by the present owner

  • Exhibited

    Buenos Aires, Ruth Benzacar Gallery, Lo que el fuego me trajo, October–November 2008
    Miami, Mana Wynwood; Jersey City, Mana Glass Gallery, Everything You Are I Am Not: Highlights from the Tiroche DeLeon Latin American Collection, December 3, 2015–August 1, 2016

  • Literature

    Adrián Villar Rojas: Today We Reboot The Planet, exh. cat., Serpentine Sackler Gallery, London, 2013, pp. 10–11 (Ruth Benzacar Gallery, Buenos Aires, 2008 installation view illustrated)


Lot offered with No Reserve

Angel from the series Lo que el fuego me trajo (What fire has brought me)

plaster, wood, beer bottles and plastic bottles
35 1/2 x 25 1/2 x 25 1/2 in. (90.2 x 64.8 x 64.8 cm)
Executed in 2008.

$20,000 - 30,000 

Sold for $12,700

Contact Specialist

Nina Piro
Specialist, Associate Vice President

20th Century & Contemporary Art

New York Auction 18 July 2023