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  • Mateo Manaure en el Museo de Bellas Artes
    Boulton, Alfredo, 1908-1995
    1956
    In this text, Alfredo Boulton considers the works by Venezuelan painter Mateo Manaure on exhibition at the Museo de Bellas Artes. After discussing Manaure’s participation in projects that engage architecture, Boulton examines the specific [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1157497

  • Me siento sola en el grabado : Gladys Meneses
    Paolillo, Carlos
    1986
    Journalist Carlos Paolillo reviews the Gladys Meneses retrospective exhibition at the Museo de Bellas Artes (Caracas, 1986). Paolillo discusses the fundamental milestones in the education and career of the Venezuelan artist. These point to a focus on [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1155612

  • Mercedes Pardo : 1 x 9
    D'Amico, Margarita
    1969
    This text is an interview by journalist Margarita D’Amico with Venezuelan artist Mercedes Pardo on the occasion of her 1969 exhibition, 1 x 9: color de la serigrafía, held at the Museo de Bellas Artes de Caracas. In it, Pardo discusses her [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1155959

  • Mis colores son vitales : conversan, se pelean y cantan como las personas
    Comerlati, Mara, 1952-
    1977
    Mara Comerlati writes a press article about the modernist painter Mercedes Pardo in El Nacional. The exhibition involves her most recent work (twelve paintings and twenty silkscreens), at the Galería Adler/Castillo in Caracas. The subheading [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1331516

  • Museo de Bellas Artes presenta nuevas obras de Gabriel Bracho
    1951
    This text is a review of the well-attended exhibition of work by Gabriel Bracho held at the Salón del Museo de Bellas Artes. The text describes Bracho as a good draftsman and colorist; it addresses his Marxist inclination and concern with social [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1101886

  • Obras de Mercedes Pardo en el Museo de Bellas Artes
    Ramos Giugni, Ángel, 1934-1992
    1969
    Ángel Ramos Giugni published this article in Imagen concerning 1x9, a silkscreen exhibition by Mercedes Pardo at the Museo de Bellas Artes in Caracas. The modernist abstract artist is praised for maintaining her own “personal rhythm to [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1331612

  • Omar Carreño : Coherencia de un pensamiento plástico
    Benko, Susana
    1983
    Scholar Susana Benko traces the artistic career of Omar Carreño. After brief reflection on the importance of changes in the understanding of the arts, she recounts and analyzes the significant events in the work of the Venezuelan painter and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1157304

  • Otras dimensiones del papel
    Herrera, José Ignacio, 1956-
    1991
    This is José Ignacio Herrera’s essay about the works on paper (or in which paper plays a key role) created by three of the four participants in the exhibition Uno, Dos, Tres, Cuatro (Caracas: Museo de Bellas Artes, 1991): Héctor Fuenmayor, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1065785

  • Para una investigación de las artes plásticas latinoamericanas : Primer Encuentro Iberoamericano de Críticos de Arte y Artistas Plásticos, Caracas, 18 al 27 de Junio de 1978
    Silva, Carlos; Huizi, María Elena; Miliani, Marcos, 1933-
    1978
    The director of the Museo de Bellas Artes in Caracas, Marco Miliani, along with his research team, set parameters for research on the Latin American visual arts. This paper begins by diagnosing a range of causes for the backward state of research in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 815589

  • Presentación
    1982
    This text, written on behalf of the Galería de Arte Nacional (GAN) in Caracas, introduces Gego’s environmental work Reticulárea (1969), identified as a constant presence that was also capable of variation. While this was a unique work of art, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 854710

  • Programa General : primer encuentro Iberoamericano de críticos de arte y artistas plásticos.
    1978
    This document sets forth the contents of the program, the activity schedule and the different venues of the 1st Encuentro Iberoamericano de Críticos de Arte y Artistas Plásticos, held in Caracas June 18 – 27, 1978. It gives the names of all the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 850331

  • Proposición de la mesa de trabajo No 3, tema : "Contexto social del arte iberoamericano"; para ser presentada en la sesión plenaria del Primer Encuentro Iberoamericano de críticos de arte y artistas plásticos
    Arjona, Marta
    1978
    This document includes a summary of the proposals presented by the participants at the Primer Encuentro Iberoamericano de Críticos de Arte y Artistas Plásticos who were sitting together at work table number three. Referring to the subject “The [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 850349

  • Proposiciones de la mesa de trabajo No 2, tema "Critica, teoría e investigación de las artes plásticas Iberoamericanas"; para ser presentadas a consideración de la sesión plenaria del Primer Encuentro Iberoamericano de críticos y artistas plásticos
    Goodall, Donald B.
    1978
    This document summarizes the proposals submitted by the participants at the Primer Encuentro Iberoamericano de Críticos de Arte y Artistas Plásticos who were sitting at work table number two. Referring to the subject “Criticism, Theory, and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 850368

  • Reticulárea : ambiente de Gego inaugura hoy el Museo
    1969
    The title of this unsigned review of the presentation of Gego’s Reticulárea is “Ambiente de Gego inaugura hoy el Museo de Bellas Artes” [A Gego Environment Opens Today at the Museo de Bellas Artes]. It was published in the newspaper La Religi [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1158935

  • Reticulárea : redes metálicas de Gego en un ambiente del museo
    1969
    This document is an unsigned review announcing the opening of Gego’s environmental work, Reticulárea on Sunday, June 8, 1969, at the Museo de Bellas Artes in Caracas. The journalist points out two contradictory perspectives that converge in this [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1159960

  • Si todos los barcos del mundo...
    Silva, Carlos
    1987
    The critic Carlos Silva interviews the visual artist Omar Carreño on the occasion of his presentation of new work in Venezuela. Silva seeks to explain the inspiration and circumstances that led Carreño to produce a series of Figurative works, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1157369

  • Soto
    Meneses, Guillermo, 1911-1978
    1971
    In this essay, Venezuelan writer Guillermo Meneses provides an overview of the life of Jesús Rafael Soto. He begins with a lyrical description of the artist’s place of birth (Ciudad Bolívar, on the banks of the Orinoco River) and how it would [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1080690

  • Soto : estructuras cinéticas
    Soto, Jesús Rafael, 1923-2005; Museo de Bellas Artes (Venezuela)
    1957
    This text by writer Guillermo Meneses is divided into three parts. The first discusses the characteristics of Jesús Rafael Soto’s work, his exceptional skill and talent as an artist, and his perseverance, which allowed him to overcome a number of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1059619

  • Trás la búsqueda del movimiento real : Manuel Mérida
    Mora, Josué
    The journalist Josué Mora interviews the artist Manuel Mérida after a solo exhibition in Caracas where the artist exhibits his series Manipulables. The text questions the scant attention that critics had afforded his work since his last exhibition [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1157608

  • Una ambientación de Gego
    Montero Castro, Roberto
    1969
    Roberto Montero Castro reviews the inaugural exhibition of Gego’s Reticulárea (1969) at the Museo de Bellas Artes [Museum of Fine Arts] in Caracas. Montero describes this particular work as an important achievement in which science has been [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1159578

  • Una experiencia de siete años (MBA) y elementos para la polémica : el retorno de las brujas de Vigas
    Buitrago Segura, Luis
    1981
    Journalist Luis Buitrago interviews painter Oswaldo Vigas on the occasion of his exhibition of tapestries at the Museo de Bellas Artes de Caracas. In Vigas’s view, the works in this show sum up his pictorial development and demonstrate the range of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1153381

  • Yo Mario Abreu digo que sólo lo americano nos salvará
    Manrique, Gustavo
    1995
    Journalist Gustavo Manrique interviews Mario Abreu for this exhibition Objetos Mágicos [Magic Objects] (Caracas: Museo de Bellas Artes, 1965). The Venezuelan artist defines himself as an American painter who has used elements of Santeria in his [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1102189