Creator: Andrade, Oswald de, 1890-1954×
  • "Pau-Brasil", marca de fábrica
    Andrade, Oswald de, 1890-1954
    1992
    Oswald de Andrade explains that the term Pau-Brasil [Brazil Tree, which yielded the wood that was exploited for export and gave the country its name] that he used in his 1924 manifesto was intended as a “slogan,” an invention with which [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 784867

  • A exposição Anita Malfatti
    Andrade, Oswald de, 1890-1954
    1918
    This article, published on the last day of the Exposição de Pintura Moderna Anita Malfatti, remarks on the “crowd of onlookers” that had visited the exhibition. The author notes that this painter’s work is as personal as it is modern, and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 784149

  • A Marcha Das Utopias
    Andrade, Oswald de, 1890-1954
    1972
    In this excerpt of his master’s dissertation at the USP (São Paulo), Oswald de Andrade reassesses the history since the Renaissance of how the concept of utopia has been constructed by Europeans as a means to justify a set of values that support [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 838902

  • A reabilitação do primitivo
    Andrade, Oswald de, 1890-1954
    1954
    In this communiqué-style essay written in Rio de Janeiro, Oswald de Andrade calls for the axiological rehabilitation of primitive man—understood as the communities or people that lived on this continent before the Eurocentrically-named & [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 784450

  • Aspectos da pintura através de "Marco Zero"
    Andrade, Oswald de, 1890-1954
    1944
    Oswald de Andrade was invited by the American Contemporary Arts to give this lecture in São Paulo in 1944, in which he discusses the two characters he created for a series of novels (that was never completed) entitled Marco Zero. He used these [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 783942

  • Em prol de uma pintura nacional
    Andrade, Oswald de, 1890-1954
    1915
    This article was originally published in the “Lanterna mágica” [Magic Lantern] section of O Pirralho [The Brat], a magazine founded by Oswald de Andrade (in São Paulo, 1912). The article by the young writer lobbies for a “greater expression [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 783886

  • Mensagem ao antropófago desconhecido
    Andrade, Oswald de, 1890-1954
    1946
      In this text, Oswald de Andrade updates the “Manifiesto Antropófago” (1928), suggesting new ways in which to associate it with contemporary philosophical ideas. In a parody of Hamlet’s existential question (“ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 784801

  • Museu de arte moderna
    Andrade, Oswald de, 1890-1954
    1937
    In this article, Oswald de Andrade claims there is an urgent need to create a modern art museum in the city of São Paulo, underscoring the fragile nature of and almost nonexistent institutional support for the Brazilian art system. De Andrade [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 784030

  • Pau Brasil
    Andrade, Oswald de, 1890-1954
    1925
    The synopsis in English are coming soon [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 784909

  • Péret
    Andrade, Oswald de, 1890-1954
    1929
    This article, published in the Revista de Antropofagia, reported that the French Surrealist poet Benjamin Péret was in Brazil. The text stresses the importance of understanding the functions of the subconscious, going so far as to refer to [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110367