Creator: Vélez, Eladio, 1897- 1967×
  • [Letter] 1927 April 9, Paris [to] madre y hermanas
    Vélez, Eladio, 1897- 1967
    1927
    In 1927, the painter Eladio Vélez, from Antioquia, fulfilled his dream of going to study in Europe. The letters he wrote to his family when he was a student in Europe have been copied and kept. In the one selected here (written on April 9, 1927), to [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1131904

  • Los pintores se sublevan contra el fallo del jurado
    López López, Gustavo; Vélez, Eladio, 1897- 1967
    1984
    The decision of the jury at the painting salon presented at the Club Unión in Medellín in November 1939 incited indignation and protest amongst traditional painters from the Antioquia region. The main voices of the traditionalists were Eladio Vé [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1100268

  • Un fallo saludable
    Vélez, Eladio, 1897- 1967
    1940
    Colombian painter Ignacio Gómez Jaramillo was awarded first prize at the First Salón Anual de Artistas Colombianos held in 1940. In this incendiary text, painter Eladio Vélez—who had previously been embroiled in a heated debate with Pedro Nel G [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1094543