ICAA Researcher: Alexandra Mesa Mendieta×
  • ¿Por qué Berni, Alonso y Uria?
    Traba, Marta
    1963
    This document is the catalogue for the exhibition Tres pintores argentinos (1963), featuring the work of Antonio Berni, Carlos Alonso, and Carlos Uria. In addition to a text written by art critic Marta Traba that presents the artists and works—and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1093577

  • "Dentro de lo abstracto, lo mío es lo menos abstracto" dice Roda
    Valencia Diago, Gloria, 1927-
    1963
    In this article, published in November 1963, the Colombian journalist Gloria Valencia Diago interviews the Spanish artist Juan Antonio Roda, in connection with the exhibition of his oil painting series, Tumbas,at the Museo de Arte Moderno in Bogot [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1092563

  • "Introducción", Salón de Artistas Jóvenes : Patrocinado por la Unión Panamericana y Esso = "Introduction" Salon of Young Artists: Sponsored by Pan American Union and Esso.
    Gómez Sicre, José
    1965
    This is the introduction to the catalogue for the Salón de Artistas Jóvenes Latinoamericanos [Young Latin American Artists Salon]—held at the Pan-American Union in Washington, DC in 1965. It was written by José Gómez Sicre, director of the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1091951

  • [Cher Casimiro...]
    Obregón, Alejandro, 1920-1992
    1955
    This is a card bearing the letterhead of the Museo de Arte Moderno in Bogotá and a handwritten message. It was sent to Casimiro Eiger by Alejandro Obregón to introduce José Gómez Sicre, who is very interested in the plan for a modern art [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1133285

  • [Letter] 1950 June 15, Paris, France [to] Casimiro Eiger
    Gaitán Durán, Jorge, 1924-
    1950
    This letter was written by Jorge Gaitán Durán a few days after he arrived in Paris in 1950. It is addressed to his Polish friend in Bogotá, the art critic Casimiro Eiger. The letter rambles through several subjects, including Gaitán’s [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1133205

  • [Letter] 1950 September 26, Paris, France [to] Casimiro Eiger
    Ramírez Villamizar, Eduardo, 1923-2004
    1950
    This is a letter written by Eduardo Ramírez Villamizar twelve days after his arrival in France in September 1950. The painter writes to his friend, the art critic Casimiro Eiger, who lived in Bogotá, describing his impressions of his first brief [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1133237

  • [Letter] 1954 June 15, n.l. [to] Roberto García Peña, director del Tiempo
    Eiger, Casimiro, 1909- 1987
    1954
    This is a letter written by Casimiro Eiger to Roberto García Peña, the director of the Bogotá newspaper El Tiempo, in response to an article published in that newspaper on June 15, 1954. According to the letter in question, the painter Ignacio Gó [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1133269

  • [Letter] 1955 November 1, Madrid, Spain [to] Casimiro Eiger
    Tejada, Lucy, 1920-
    1955
    This is a letter written by Lucy Tejada to Casimiro Eiger in November 1955. It was mailed from Madrid to the art critic, who had lived in Bogotá since 1943. It includes details and instructions concerning preparations for the exhibition of Tejada’ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1133221

  • [Primero fue la nada...]
    Valencia, Elmo
    1965
    This catalogue in brochure form describes the show of wooden sculpture by Hernando Tejada that opened on May 25, 1965, at the Museo de Arte Moderno of Bogotá (MAM). The document consists of a black and white photograph of the Colombian artist, an [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1097982

  • [Tarjeta de invitación a reunión en el Teatro Colón. Propósito: Fundación Museo de arte Moderno-1962]
    1962
    This document consists of a personal invitation printed on a sheet of paper, in which “a group of people who are residents of the city” invite those who are interested in “any authentic form of culture” to attend a meeting to be held at 6 p.m [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1150198

  • 23 pinturas colombianas
    1963
    This catalogue was published by the Banco de la República of Colombia in February 1963 in conjunction with the exhibition of twenty-three paintings from the bank’s Biblioteca Luis Ángel Arango art collection. The exhibition was held in the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1129260

  • Acta de constitución del Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogotá
    Museo de Arte Moderno (Bogotá, Colombia)
    1980
    The “Acta de constitución del Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogotá” [Articles of Association of the Museum of Modern Art in Bogota] begins with the following two lines: “On November 20, 1962, at the Teatro Colón, at 7 p.m., the Museo de Arte [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1098586

  • Acta de fundación del Museo de Arte Moderno
    Eiger, Casimiro, 1909- 1987; Acuña, Luis Alberto, 1904-1994; Obregón, Alejandro, 1920-1992
    1979
    This document is pertinent to the official founding of a museum of modern art in the city of Bogotá on July 27, 1955. The ceremony, which was organized by the office of Education Minister Aurelio Caicedo Ayerbe, was held at the Hotel Tequendama. [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1097917

  • Cecilia Vive en una prisión de colores
    1957
    This article, which is illustrated by three photographs, describes the contributions that Cecilia Ospina de Gómez made to the Bogotá art scene as an organizer of exhibitions and advocate of art from 1949 to 1957. The text contains three parts [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1132452

  • Exposición de Alipio Jaramillo
    1958
    This document is the catalogue to the Exposición de Alipio Jaramillo held at the exhibition hall of the Biblioteca Luis Ángel Arango in Bogotá in August 1958. In addition to information about the exhibition dates and the venue, the catalogue [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1129277

  • Introducción
    1963
    This document is the introduction to the catalogue of a show of contemporary painting from Venezuela organized in June 1963 by the Museo de Arte Moderno (MAM) of Bogotá in conjunction with the exhibition hall of the Biblioteca Luis Ángel Arango. [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1132869

  • La Colección de pinturas de la Biblioteca “Luis Ángel Arango”, núcleo inicial para un posible museo de arte moderno
    Gil Tovar, F. (Francisco)
    1960
    This article, written by the Spanish art critic Francisco Gil Tovar, discusses the Banco de la República Art Collection three years after it was founded. The article is divided into five brief sections, as follows: an introductory paragraph, “La [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1131419

  • Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogotá
    1963
    Issued between August and September of 1963, this document is the first annual report of the activity of the Museo de Arte Moderno of Bogotá (MAM). A foldable brochure, the document consists of a list of actions undertaken and of individuals and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1093526

  • Nota biográfica
    Traba, Marta
    1965
    This document is the catalogue in brochure form accompanying an exhibition of work by Pablo Solano (1928?2013), entitled Óleos y Dibujos [Oil Paintings and Drawings], that opened at the Museo de Arte Moderno of Bogotá (MAM) on June 8, 1965. The [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1097998

  • Pantoja es un caso asombroso de la pintura latinoamericana
    Traba, Marta
    1964
    The Museo de Arte Moderno [Museum of Modern Art] of Bogotá (MAM) printed this catalog to introduce the exhibition, Pantoja de Bolivia [Pantoja from Bolivia] (1964). The document provides a biography of Óscar Pantoja in which he is shown to be a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1098781

  • Pinturas sobre el poema de Atahualpa
    Szyszlo, Fernando de
    1964
    This document is the catalogue published by the Museo de Arte Moderno of Bogotá (MAM) on the occasion of the exhibition of Peruvian painter Fernando de Szyszlo entitled Pinturas sobre el poema de Atahualpa (1964). It contains two black and white [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1093558

  • Primer Salón Intercol de artistas jóvenes
    Obregón, Alejandro, 1920-1992; Traba, Marta; Gómez Sicre, José
    1964
    This fully illustrated catalogue to the Primer Salón Intercol de Artistas Jóvenes [First Intercol Salon of Young Artists] (1964) is divided into five parts: the cover, featuring a photograph of the exhibition that took place at the first seat of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1097933

  • Primer Salón Intercol de Artistas Jóvenes
    Traba, Marta
    1964
    In this article, Argentine art critic Marta Traba presents the outcome of the Primer Salón Intercol de Artistas Jóvenes [First Intercol Salon of Young Artists] (1964), which she describes as a way to come into contact with emerging trends in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1097966

  • Programa de ciclos audiovisuales durante 1964
    1964
    This foldable brochure summarizes in list form the activities that took place at the Museo de Arte Moderno of Bogotá (MAM) in 1964, when it was directed by the art critic Marta Traba. The text contains seven headings, each of which is followed by a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1093542

  • Salón de arte moderno
    Biblioteca Luis-Ángel Arango (Bogotá, Colombia)
    1957
    This document is the catalogue to the Salón de Arte Moderno held in the exhibition hall of the Biblioteca Luis Ángel Arango in November 1957. In addition to an introduction, the catalogue contains a list with basic information (style, dimension, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1129243

  • Tumbas : Juan Antonio Roda
    Traba, Marta
    1963
    The catalogue for the exhibition Tumbas (1963) by Juan Antonio Roda consists of a two-page leaflet; on the first page, which is fully illustrated, is the exhibition title and artist’s name. On the next page, there are four paragraphs written by the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1092548