LEBO + Helio Gutierrez Pottery Series
This Sculpture Series is a collaboration between LEBO and Helio Gutierrez.
Winner of international acclaim including the UNESCO award for excellence, Helio Gutierrez is the father of the modern potter movement of San Juan de Oriente, Nicaragua. Helio Gutierrez grew up watching his mother create functional clay pots, however, it was an apprenticeship under Don Gregorio that set Helio Gutierrez path to change the future of San Juan pottery. After learning from Gregorio, Helio Gutierrez established the roots of modern innovation which have influence the pueblo as a whole.