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ESCOBEDO, Helen (<i>born</i> 1934), Sculptor

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ESCOBEDO, Helen (born 1934), Sculptor

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Mexican, 20th century, female.

Born 28 July 1934, in Mexico City.


Helen Escobedo studied first in Mexico City at Universidad de las Américas before completing her training at the Royal College of Art in London in 1954. During this period she met several sculptors, such as Henry Moore, Jacob Epstein and Ossip Zadkine, who were to influence her style significantly. Back in Mexico she became director of the

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