Name Descriptor: Burri, Alberto×
  • [En memoria de quien fuera esforzado coleccionista...]
    Romero Brest, Jorge
    1960
    In his double function as director of the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes [National Museum of Fine Arts] and art consultant of the Fundación Torcuato Di Tella in Buenos Aires, Jorge Romero-Brest wrote the prologue for the Argentinean Painters Prize [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 755039

  • Artes plásticas : pintores italianos contemporáneos
    Salazar Bondy, Sebastián
    1954
    In his review of the exhibition in Lima of works by contemporary Italian painters, Sebastián Salazar Bondy criticizes the abstract style as being “pure decoration.” In his opinion, Abstract painting cannot presume to be an important, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 857210

  • Artes plásticas : sobre arte abstracto
    Salazar Bondy, Sebastián
    1954
    The author of this article, Sebastián Salazar Bondy, underscores his supposed agreement with Luis Miró Quesada as regards the “poor quality” of the exhibition of works by contemporary Italian painters at the Galería Lima, an event that [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 859038

  • Big business gets interested in art
    Kemble, Kenneth, 1923-
    1960
    In this document, Kenneth Kemble writes about the project of the Fundación Torcuato Di Tella and the creation of an Art Center based on the idea that industrial progress must be accompanied by the development of culture. The collection was exhibited [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 740857

  • Definiciones / Uno
    Club de Grabado de Montevideo
    1982
    This informative and didactic article, published by the CGM (Club de Grabado de Montevideo), describes and explains a range of art styles that emerged and were developed in the United States and Europe after the Second World War. Referring to the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1189065

  • El premio internacional de escultura
    Brughetti, Romualdo
    1962
    Romualdo Brughetti's critique of the Torcuato Di Tella Prize emphasizes some aspects of sculpture that are related to society, materials, and to going beyond the limits of traditional sculpture, as well as its outcome in the art field. After having [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 763954

  • Un extraño cuadro se exhibe en Lima : piden 4 mil soles por trozos de crudo sucio
    1954
    This article, which appeared on the front page of the La Prensa newspaper, adopts a sarcastic tone in discussing the abstract content of the works in the exhibition of postwar Italian paintings at the Galería de Lima. The anonymous reviewer mentions [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 859017