ICAA Researcher: Helena Wiesner×
  • 4ª conversación. Septiembre de 1956
    Correa, Carlos, 1912-1985
    This document is a dialogue maintained between the Colombian artists Carlos Correa and Pedro Nel Gómez, in September 1956. The conversation expresses both artists’ critical view of abstract art as well as some of the works created in that style. [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1092638

  • Balance del medio siglo : estado de la pintura colombiana
    Gómez Jaramillo, Ignacio, 1910-1970
    Before this article by Ignacio Gómez Jaramillo appeared in the Bogotá newspaper El Tiempo, he read from it on Balance del medio siglo [Balance of the Half Century], the national Colombian TV program hosted by the Argentine art critic Marta Traba. G [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1088421

  • Dos muralistas jóvenes colombianos
    Tejada, Teresa
    In this article written in 1957, Teresa Tejada discusses the murals by artists Alejandro Obregón and Hernando Tejada recently finished or underway at public institutions and private homes. Specifically, the text provides a formal analysis of the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1080163

  • El precio de la patria : Pedro Nel Gómez 1899-1984
    González, Beatriz, 1938-
    In this article, Colombian artist and critic Beatriz González Aranda reclaims the mural work of Pedro Nel Gómez, thus adding it to the current reinterpretation of the muralist movement in Latin America. The article was written in six parts, giving [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 858134

  • Introducción
    Friede, Juan, 1901-1990
    In his introduction to the book Luis Alberto Acuña: estudio biográfico y crítico, the Ukrainian art historian, critic, and nationalized Colombian, Juan Friede, sets out to clarify his own view of the meaning of art criticism. He believes that the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1093080

  • La insurrección de los Comuneros : posibilidad para una temática
    Gómez Jaramillo, Ignacio, 1910-1970
    In this 1956 article, Ignacio Gómez Jaramillo presents his interpretation of muralism in Mexico. He asserts that mural paintings of historical events serve as the pictorial expression of written subjects, thus showing the people milestones of their [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 860706

  • La pintura al fresco en América
    Nel Gómez, Pedro, 1899-1984
    For Colombian artist Pedro Nel Gómez, fresco mural painting is a form of expression common to all the countries in the Americas that presents a vision of the contemporary world. In this text, he discusses the characteristics of the fresco, as well [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 860686

  • Lo que dijo Casimiro Eiger de Ramírez
    Eiger, Casimiro, 1909- 1987
    This document contains a selection of reviews by the Polish art critic Casimiro Eiger on the work of the sculptor Eduardo Ramírez Villamizar. In these reviews, written for the radio station Radiodifusora Nacional de Colombia between the late 1940s [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1088979

  • Pequeña historia del M.N.A.P. [Movimiento Nacional de Artes Plásticas]
    Delgado, Oscar, 1930-
    This document by Óscar Delgado, editor of the Colombian journal Índice Cultural [Cultural Index], reports on the creation of the Movimiento Nacional de Artes Plásticas [National Visual Arts Movement] in 1955. The article presents the main [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 858455

  • Roda en Nuestra Señora del Sagrado Corazón
    Tejada, Teresa
    Teresa Tejada describes the mural with a religious theme that artist Juan Antonio Roda painted in the dome of the apse of the church Nuestra Señora del Sagrado Corazón in Bogotá. Tejada discusses the formal values of the work, which she asserts [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1080140

  • Santiago Martínez D. y la pintura histórica
    Giraldo Jaramillo, Gabriel
    After brief mention of a number of 19th-century Colombian artists who made works on historical themes, the author asserts that Santiago Martínez Delgado was the figure that brought this genre of painting back to life thanks to his technical skill, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1080118

  • Sergio Trujillo Magnenat
    Jaramillo, Carmen María, 1958-
    This article by Carmen María Jaramillo, the twentieth-century Colombian art historian, covers the main aspects of a lifetime of work by Sergio Trujillo Magnenat. This critical meditation serves as a referential framework for the exhibition Sergio [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1093289

  • Tres pintores de vanguardia : Ignacio Gómez Jaramillo, Santiago Martínez Delgado y el maestro Ramos
    Guillén Martínez, Fernando, 1925-
    Fernando Guillén Martínez interviewed three artists about painting, which he called “arte gigantesco” [massive art], and the milieu in which it was developed. Guillén interviewed Santiago Martínez Delgado, Ignacio Gómez Jaramillo, and Luis [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 858475