Name Descriptor: Centro de Artes Visuales (Instituto Torcuato Di Tella)×
  • ¿Por qué preferir una mujer a otra?
    1966
    This article is a review of the Premio Torcuato Di Tella 1966 [The Torcuato Di Tella Prize of 1966]; it describes the panorama and points out that on this occasion the Pop artists have rediscovered the attitude of creation; within it the personal is [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 759838

  • [En Buenos Aires a los veintiseis días...]
    Argan, Giulio Carlo; Bowness, Alan; Romero Brest, Jorge
    1965
    The jury for the Premio Internacional Instituto Torcuato Di Tella 1965 [1965 Instituto Torcuato Di Tella International Prize], which consisted of Giulio Carlo Argan, Alan Bowness, and Jorge Romero Brest, voted to purchase Cuatro Habitaciones [Four [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 758318

  • [En los últimos meses, dos hechos negativos...]
    Paparella, Aldo
    1970
    Aldo Paparella refers to two negative events, describing the closing of Instituto Di Tella as the end of thought and freedom of creation, and explaining that Eugenio Daneri had been excluded from an exhibition. It is all part of the crisis that was [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 759379

  • [La exposición denominada "Experiencias 1968"]]
    1968
    This report details developments since May 14, the opening day of the Experiencias 1968 [1968 Practices]. It reports on the presence of the police and the municipal authorities due to a complaint regarding a happening presented at the Instituto [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 762008

  • [Letter] [1965 abril?, Roma to] León Ferrari
    Alberti, Rafael, 1902-1999
    1965
    Rafael Alberti, the poet, mentions León Ferrari’s Vietnam War pieces, and savors the irony of a possible exhibition of those political works at the Torcuato Di Tella Institute. He tells Ferrari how an artist should react, at a political level, vis [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 743697

  • [Letter] 1962 abril 24, Valparaíso [to] Jorge Romero Brest
    Girola, Claudio
    1962
    After being invited to participate in the Torcuato Di Tella National Prize (Buenos Aires), the artist Claudio Girola sends this letter from Chile to Jorge Romero Brest thanking him for his inclusion but declining the invitation for personal reasons [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 755804

  • [Letter] 1965 Agosto 17, Anticoli Corrado, [Italia] [to] León Ferrari
    Alberti, Rafael, 1902-1999
    1965
    Rafael Alberti comments on León Ferrari’s work, on photographs he sent him regarding the Vietnam War. He transcribes his poem “Vietnam.” Ironic comments about León Ferrari’s political work’s possible exhibition at Instituto Torcuato Di [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 749312

  • [Letter] 1965 Octubre 30, Anticoli Corrado, [Italia to] León [Ferrari]
    Alberti, Rafael, 1902-1999
    1965
    Rafael Alberti discusses the controversy that erupted over León Ferrari’s exhibition at theTorcuato Di Tella Institute in response to critical reviews regarding the political nature of the works involved. The poet goes on to talk about Anticolo [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 743711

  • [Letter] 1967 Junio 12, Buenos Aires [to] E. de Wilde
    Romero Brest, Jorge
    1967
    This is a letter sent by Jorge Romero Brest to E. de Wilde, Director of the Stedelijk Museum [City Museum] of Amsterdam in which he explains that, although he regrets their disagreement, the Instituto Torcuato Di Tella does not disclose beforehand [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 758116

  • [Letter] 1967 Junio 22, Amsterdam [to] Jorge Romero Brest
    Wilde, Eliane de
    1967
    [This document is] is a letter sent by the Director of the Stedelijk Museum [City Museum] of Amsterdam, Dr. E. de Wilde to Jorge Romero Brest, in relation to the invitation extended to him to act as a jury member for the Premio Internacional Di Tella [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 758087

  • [Letter] 1968 June 10, Buenos Aires [to] Harry E. Wilhelm
    Oteiza, Enrique
    1968
    Enrique Oteiza informs the Ford Foundation that the Centro de Artes Visuales of the Instituto Torcuato Di Tella [Center of Visual Art of the Torcuato Di Tella Institute] regrets the episode that occurred with the authorities (both police and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 759973

  • [Letter] 1968 Mayo 23, Buenos Aires [to] Secretario de Redacción de La Nación
    Oteiza, Enrique
    1968
    In his role as director of the Instituto Torcuato Di Tella [Torcuato Di Tella Institute], Enrique Oteiza thanks the editorial secretary of La Nación [The Nation] newspaper of Buenos Aires for the speed with which it reported the police proceeding [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 759918

  • [Letter] 1968 Mayo 23, Buenos Aires [to] Secretario de Redacción de La Prensa
    Oteiza, Enrique
    1968
    This document is a letter written by Enrique Oteiza, director of the Instituto Torcuato Di Tella, to the Editorial Secretary of the newspaper La Prensa [The Press Oteiza thanks the paper for the prompt reports on the police proceedings that [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 759932

  • [Letter] 1968 Mayo 25, Castelar [to] Leopoldo Maler
    Ferrari, León, 1920-
    1968
    León Ferrari writes to Leopoldo Maler about the London stage production of Palabras ajenas [Other People’s Words]. He discusses the polyphonic work involving the various texts in the book, and talks about the economic situation and the student [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 749150

  • [Letter] 1968 mayo 31, Buenos Aires [to] Oscar Camilión
    Oteiza, Enrique
    1968
    This document is a letter written by Enrique Oteiza, in his function as director of the Instituto Torcuato Di Tella [Torcuato Di Tella Institute], to the Editor–in-Chief of the newspaper Clarín [Bugle], Oscar Camilión. In it he expresses his [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 759946

  • [Letter] 1968 Octubre 7, Castelar, Argentina [to] Leopoldo [Maler]
    Ferrari, León, 1920-
    1968
    León Ferrari writes to Leopoldo Maler about the London stage production of his book, Palabras ajenas [Other People’s Words].  He agrees to the new title of the English version, Listen Here Now, while proposing that it include the word “Vietnam [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 749162

  • [Letter] 1970 Junio 1, Buenos Aires [to] Samuel Paz
    Cortés Conde, Roberto
    1970
    This document is a letter written by Roberto Cortés Conde, who succeeded engineer Enrique Oteiza as Director of the Instituto Torcuato di Tella [Torcuato Di Tella Institute]. (Buenos Aires); it is addressed to Samuel Paz and, in accordance with the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 762037

  • A proposito de la Menesunda
    González Lanuza, Eduardo, 1900-
    1965
    This text introduces the conferences organized by Eduardo González Lanuza at Galería PROAR. His intention is not to speak from an aesthetic point of view on La Menesunda [Hodgepodge] but rather of Jorge Romero Brest’s conference held on June 11 [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 760004

  • A todo el personal del Instituto Torcuato Di Tella
    Marzana, Mario T.
    1968
    In his function as the Secretary General of the Instituto Torcuato Di Tella [Torcuato Di Tella Institute], Mario T. Marzana, communicates to the aforementioned institution’s personnel the proceedings that led to the closure of Roberto Plate’s [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 759887

  • 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

  • Buenos Aires inundado por un escandalo que tiene bastantes dosis de inocencia : ¿Arte vivo o arte de vivos?
    1965
    The text describes the environments presented in La Menesunda [Hodgepodge]. It emphasizes its scandalous nature, judging it to be an art fraud committed against the public. It refers to a survey conducted by the journalist on the attending public, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 759807

  • Instituto Torcuato Di Tella : conferencia de prensa
    1970
    This news brief summarizes the principal concepts raised by Guido Di Tella regarding the internal history of the Instituto Torcuato Di Tella [Torcuato Di Tella Institute]; he points out that the institution is a non-profit public good. The report [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 762050

  • Intimación de mejoras
    1968
    [This document is the] warrant to inspect the Centro de Artes Visuales del Instituto Torcuato Di Tella [ Visual Arts Center of the Torcuato Di Tella Institute] premises at 936 Florida, Buenos Aires. The official notice reports that obscene [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 759874

  • La Fundación Torcuato Di Tella
    1960
    This review highlights the objectives as well as the main projects faced by the Torcuato Di Tella Foundation from its foundation in 1958 to 1960. The text points out that the main purpose of the foundation is to collaborate with both financial and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 755053

  • Los artistas argentinos en el Premio Di Tella 1965
    Ramallo, Ernesto
    1965
    The critic for the newspaper La Prensa [The Press], Ernesto Ramallo, writes an unfavorable critique of the works presented at the Premio Torcuato Di Tella [Torcuato Di Tella Prize]. His review tolerates the works of Federico Manuel Peralta Ramos, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 761860

  • Premio Instituto Torcuato Di Tella
    Instituto Torcuato Di Tella
    1960
    Act by means of which the Di Tella Institute Prize is instituted. Yearly, it will be conferred to painters, sculptors, engravers-printers, ceramists, and other artists, to be decided. Likewise, in this document it is also established that the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 755026

  • Premio Instituto Torcuato Di Tella (1961)
    Instituto Torcuato Di Tella
    1961
    Act setting the regulations for the second call to participate in the Torcuato Di Tella Institute Prize. According to the second paragraph of the text, the contest will take place among painters, who—if invited—will show five works each. It also [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 760311

  • Premio Nacional e Internacional Instituto Torcuato Di Tella 1965
    1965
    This text announces the prizes as well as the rules that will govern the presentation of works for the Premio Nacional and the Internacional (Instituto Torcuato Di Tella, 1965). The announcement also states that works for the Premio Nacional will be [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 757884

  • Premios Instituto Torcuato Di Tella – Año 1964
    Instituto Torcuato Di Tella
    1964
    Regulations stating both which are the invited artists and the value of the prizes and norms that will be ruling the presentation of the artworks; this includes the materials to be attached and the deadlines [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 762240

  • Semana del arte avanzado en la Argentina
    Centro de Artes Visuales (Instituto Torcuato Di Tella)
    1967
    Schedule of activities and exhibitions for the Semana de arte avanzado [Advanced Art Week] in Argentina. The following entries stand out in the program: Experiencias visuales 1967 [the 1967 Visual Practices], the shows of Ernesto Deira (1928-86) and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 762845

  • So dull, yet so sucessfull
    Kemble, Kenneth, 1923-
    1961
    Kenneth Kemble writes about the exhibition of Catalonian artist Antoni Tàpies at the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes [National Museum of Fine Arts], organized by the Instituto Di Tella. The success of his oeuvre does not move Kemble; none of it [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 741044

  • Sobre un lamentable espectáculo
    Dessein, Daniel Alberto, 1929-
    1965
    This negative critical commentary by Daniel Alberto Dessein points out that, although the exhibition costs of La Menesunda [Hodgepodge] were well-known, its content proved so surprising to the public that it became reminiscent of the millions [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 758463