Teodoro Garcia Estrada
La Sandia: World Experience Series, 2003
Media: Mixed Media Collage on Bristle Board
Dimensions: 20 ¾” x 17” framed
World Book Experience Series is Teodoro's formative, cultural celebrations integrated with World Book Ency-clopedia experiences. Teodoro's love for picture reading and information gathering makes for unique and interest-ing mixed - media collage compositions of Mexico's Loteria and World Book Encyclopedia Monitos. During the mid 70s, a door-to-door salesman persuaded his par-ents to invest on a set of beautiful foe leather bound books filled with pictures that would nourish his artistic talents. At the turn of the century Teodoro's mom Elvira, gifted the set for his Houston studio and memories began to spew, a celebrations of monitos.