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Contingent Beauty: Woven Water: Submarine Landscape
María Fernanda Cardoso, Woven Water: Submarine Landscape, 1994, dried starfish with metal wire, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. MFAH Courtesy Photo
Contingent Beauty: Broadway
Miguel Ángel Rojas, Broadway, 1996/2010, coca leaves and steel needles with museum putty on the wall, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. MFAH Courtesy Photo
Contingent Beauty: Le Sacre
Guillermo Kuitca, Le Sacre, 1992, acrylic on 54 mattresses with wood and brass legs, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. MFAH Courtesy Photo
Contingent Beauty: Podgaric Toy
Los Carpinteros, Podgaric Toy, 2013, wood and LEGO® bricks, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. MFAH Courtesy Photo
Contingent Beauty: 2iPM009
Magdalena Fernández, 2iPM009, from the series Pinturas móviles (Mobile Paintings), 2009, video installation with sound, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. MFAH Courtesy Photo
Contingent Beauty: Estadística (Statistics)
Tania Bruguera, Estadística (Statistics), 1995–2000, cardboard, human hair, and fabric, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. MFAH Courtesy Photo