Name Descriptor: Galería Cuatro Muros (Caracas, Venezuela)×
  • Letra y Solfa : arte abstracto
    Carpentier, Alejo, 1904-1980
    1952
    In his weekly newspaper article, Cuban writer and musicologist Alejo Carpentier—who lived in Caracas for a time—upholds the value of abstract art in the context of an exhibition of work by painter Mateo Manaure held at Cuatro Muros gallery. [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1097108

  • Manaure : columnas en tierras movedizas
    Guevara, Roberto, 1932-1998
    1997
    In this text, Roberto Guevara provides a brief critical overview of Venezuelan artist Mateo Manaure’s artistic development. In Manaure’s case, Guevara explains, it is difficult to apply the idea that all aspects of an artist must be taken into [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1155515

  • Manifiesto: Cuatro Muros
    Galería Cuatro Muros (Caracas, Venezuela)
    This text, presented as the manifesto of Galería Cuatro Muros [Four Walls Gallery], is based on the idea that all true artists are both “creators” and, therefore, “destroyers.” It recognizes the worth of abstract art for displacing interest [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1097172

  • Mateo Manaure dice adiós al arte por el arte : el reencuentro con la figuración
    Yepes, Esteban
    1981
    Journalist Esteban Yepes interviews Mateo Manaure for his exhibition Mirar a América [Look to America], which signals his return to figurative [art]. The Venezuelan painter discusses the need to express himself in a new language, but clarifies that [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1155547