Name Descriptor: Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano y del Caribe×
  • La VII Bienal del Grabado Latinoamericano
    Cherson, Samuel B.
    1986
    The critic Samuel Cherson gives a historical account of the Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano y del Caribe [San Juan Biennial of Latin American and Caribbean Graphic Art]. He notes that the 7th Biennial (1986) opened 3 ½ years after [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 852865

  • La VIII Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano y del Caribe
    Tolentino, Marianne de
    1988
    Marianne de Tolentino, the French critic and historian based in the Dominican Republic, considers graphic art biennials a necessity. Although they are controversial, the biennials provide connections among countries, artists, and media. The purposes [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 805945

  • La X Bienal y la inercia de la rutina
    Cherson, Samuel B.
    1993
    The exiled Cuban critic living in Puerto Rico, Samuel Cherson, comments on both the positive and negative aspects of the X Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano y del Caribe [10th San Juan Biennial of Latin American and Caribbean Graphic Art [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 823487

  • La XI Bienal de San Juan
    García Gutiérrez, Enrique
    1995
    In this essay, the Puerto Rican critic, Enrique García Gutiérrez, offers his comments on the XI Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano y del Caribe [11th San Juan Biennial of Latin American and Caribbean Graphic Art], held in 1995. The [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 823517

  • La XI Bienal de San Juan
    Torres Martinó, José Antonio, 1916-2011
    1995
    José A. Torres Martinó, a Puerto Rican artist, comments on the financial troubles of the XI Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano y del Caribe [11th San Juan Biennial of Latin American and Caribbean Graphic Art], held in 1995. Indeed, he [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 853820

  • La XIII Bienal de San Juan y el momento actual de las artes gráficas
    García Gutiérrez, Enrique
    2002
    Enrique García Gutiérrez, Puerto Rican art critic, reflects on the public’s lack of interest in graphic art exhibitions. In his opinion, this disinterest is also a reflection of the problems associated with the acceptance of art in general in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 823532

  • Las Bienales de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano y del Caribe : una síntesis
    Tió, Teresa
    1987
    Puerto Rican historian and critic Teresa Tió reviews the development of the Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano y del Caribe [San Juan Biennial of Latin American and Caribbean Graphic Art] from its beginnings in 1970 through 1987. She [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 806241

  • Los premios de la Octava Bienal
    Rivera Rosario, Nelson
    1988
    In this article, Nelson Rivera, the Puerto Rican critic and historian, comments on the selection process and prizes awarded at the 1988 VIII Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano y del Caribe [8th San Juan Biennial of Latin American and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 806017

  • M.S.A. (Manifestación Sintetista Actual) : del éxtasis al alivio
    Jiménez, Félix
    1986
    Puerto Rican professor and journalist Félix Jiménez comments on the space run by the art collective MSA (Manifestación Sintetista Actualizada), which organized an exhibition in 1986 paying tribute to the VII Bienal de San Juan del Grabado [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1062223

  • Manifiesto
    Homar, Lorenzo; Martorell, Antonio, 1939-; Rivera Rosa, Rafael
    1974
    In this manifesto, Puerto Rican artists Antonio Martorell, Lorenzo Homar, Rafael Rivera, Juan O'Neill, Nelson Sambolín, Antonio Maldonado, and Ángel Casiano expressed their solidarity with oppressed and exploited nations that struggled to gain [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 856319

  • Marrozzini y la mediocridad : notas sobre declaraciones de Luigi Marrozzini, Director de la Galería Colibrí en la revista Avance con fecha del 7 de febrero de 1973
    Homar, Lorenzo
    1973
    Lorenzo Homar harshly criticizes Luigi Marrozzini, director of the Galería Colibrí in Old San Juan, for certain statements in Revista Avance. Homar asserts that Marrozzini was not the founder of the Galería Colibrí or the Bienal de San Juan de [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 861634

  • Memorando para el próximo milenio
    García Gutiérrez, Enrique
    Puerto Rican critic, Enrique García Gutiérrez, believes that 28 years after it was founded, the Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano y del Caribe [San Juan Biennial of Latin American and Caribbean Graphic Art] now needs to be restructured [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 823502

  • Myrna Báez y las técnicas del grabado
    García Fonteboa, Manuel
    1988
    In this interview with Myrna Báez, fellow Puerto Rican artist Manuel García Fonteboa—who worked for Báez as a printer of silkscreens on many occasions—asks about her training in art and the methods she uses in her graphic work. Báez explains [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 866764

  • No es Contra-Bienal, pero...
    Cherson, Samuel B.
    1981
    In this essay, Samuel Cherson, a Cuban critic living in exile in Puerto Rico, discusses the exhibition organized by the Hermandad de Artistas Gráficos [Graphic Artists Association] featuring the artists who refrained from participating in the Quinta [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 867230

  • Obra cultural o vitrinismo: Impresiones de la Primera Bienal del Grabado Latinoamericano de San Juan por un observador interesado.
    Fernández Sein, Ana
    This is an essay written by literary critic Ani Fernández Seín about the Primera Bienal del Grabado Latinoamericano en San Juan [1st San Juan Biennial of Latin American Prints] that was presented in 1970. The document includes handwritten comments [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 856367

  • Pocos lo saben, pero la Bienal comenzó ya
    Torres Martinó, José Antonio, 1916-2011
    1990
    Puerto Rican artist José A. Torres Martinó reports on the arrival in Puerto Rico of the Selection and Prize Jury for the IX Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano y del Caribe [9th San Juan Biennial of Latin American and Caribbean Graphic [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 853679

  • San Juan Biennial scores a Philadelphic connection : third of Biennial budget to be Bicentennial
    Bonilla Norat, Félix
    1976
    Artist and essayist Félix Bonilla Norat comments on the visit of the Uruguayan printmaker, Antonio Frasconi, who would be exhibiting his works at the La Casa del Libro [House of the Book] and at the Museo del Grabado [Museum of Graphic Art]. The [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 826896

  • Segunda Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano
    Torres Martinó, José Antonio, 1916-2011
    1972
    Puerto Rican artist and theoretician José A. Torres Martinó writes an account of the Segunda Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano [2nd San Juan Biennial of Latin American Graphic Art], inaugurated on January 28, 1972. The writer goes over [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 825048

  • Taller de Experimentación serigráfica en el nuevo Museo del Grabado Latinoamericano
    Homar, Lorenzo
    1972
    The printmaker Lorenzo Homar comments on the silk screen workshop he organized at the Museo del Grabado Latinoamericano [Museum of Latin American Graphic Art] for the museum’s inauguration at the time of the Segunda Bienal de San Juan del Grabado [ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 860096

  • Tres décadas de gráfica puertorriqueña
    Benítez, Marimar
    1983
    Puerto Rican historian and curator Marimar Benítez discusses the importance of the print—particularly of the linoleum variety—to artists of the 1950s. Social commentary, condemnation of living conditions among Puerto Ricans, and criticism of the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 822323

  • Tres décadas gráficas de Myrna Báez
    Tibol, Raquel
    Argentine-Mexican art historian Raquel Tibol asserts that Myrna Báez’s work must be analyzed from many different perspectives in order to attend to questions like technique, the artist’s status as a Puerto Rican woman, her character, her times, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 866684

  • Una Bienal que peca por defecto
    Cherson, Samuel B.
    1988
    Samuel Cherson, a Cuban living in exile in Puerto Rico, gives a brief account of the history of the Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano y del Caribe [San Juan Biennial of Latin American and Caribbean Graphic Art]. He concludes that the 8th [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 852846

  • Una Bienal renovada
    Cherson, Samuel B.
    1991
    In this essay, the Cuban critic, Samuel Cherson, gives an overview of the IX Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano y del Caribe [9th San Juan Biennial of Latin American and Caribbean Graphic Art], held in 1991. The writer points out that [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 823547

  • Una muestra antológica de Antonio Martorell
    Tolentino, Marianne de
    1987
    In this essay, Marianne de Tolentino, the French critic and historian based in the Dominican Republic, tells about the Puerto Rican honoree at the VII Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano y del Caribe [7th San Juan Biennial of Latin [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 806185

  • VII Bienal
    Torres Martinó, José Antonio, 1916-2011
    1986
    José Antonio Torres Martinó, a Puerto Rican artist and critic, states that Rufino Tamayo is in Puerto Rico for a retrospective exhibition that will revolve around the work of the Mexican painter. This show is one of the main events of the VII [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 863195