Creator: Breton, André, 1896-1966×
  • André Bretón debuta en Hoy!
    Breton, André, 1896-1966
    1938
    This is the first interview granted by André Breton after he arrived in Mexico City. In the article, the French poet “provides a clear, insightful review of conditions in French literature and painting, the position taken by French intellectuals [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 779813

  • Exposición internacional del surrealismo : aparición de la gran esfinge nocturna = International exhibition of surrealism : apparition of the great sphinx of the night
    Breton, André, 1896-1966; Paalen, Wolfgang; Moro, César, d. 1956; Galería de Arte Mexicano (Mexico City, Mexico)
    1940
    The Exposición Internacional del Surrealismo [International Exhibition of Surrealism] opened in 1940 at the Mexico City gallery owned by Inés Amor. André Breton, although absent, had organized the exhibition. His phrase “La belleza será [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 801807

  • Maria Martins
    Breton, André, 1896-1966
    1947
    This text by André Breton was written for the catalogue to Brazilian sculptor Maria Martins’s solo show at the Julien Levy Gallery in New York in 1947. In the postwar period, Europe experienced a major crisis that affected its political systems, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110397

  • Surrealismo
    Carvalho, Flávio de; Breton, André, 1896-1966
    1939
    This interview by Brazilian artist Flávio de Carvalho with French poet André Breton discusses the assumptions, historical precedents, various strains, and main players in the Surrealist movement that, in a certain way, Breton led. At Carvalho’s [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110394