Name Descriptor: Tobón Mejía, Marco, 1876-1933×
  • [Letter] 1927 April 9, Paris [to] madre y hermanas
    Vélez, Eladio, 1897- 1967
    1927
    In 1927, the painter Eladio Vélez, from Antioquia, fulfilled his dream of going to study in Europe. The letters he wrote to his family when he was a student in Europe have been copied and kept. In the one selected here (written on April 9, 1927), to [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1131904

  • Clasificación para los artistas de Medellín que exponen en el MAMM
    Jaramillo Agudelo, Darío, 1947-
    1983
    In this text, Colombian writer Darío Jaramillo Agudelo voices his assessment of works included in an exhibition held at the Museo de Arte Moderno of Medellín in 1983. In his view, these works represent a new form of academicism in Colombia, one [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1100317

  • El Salón de 1927 : obras de Santamaría, Roberto Pizano, Tobón Mejía y Rómulo Rozo
    Grillo, Max, 1868-
    1927
    The synopsis and the annotations in English are coming soon.                                However, our bilingual readers can click on “Español” to access this information in Spanish [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1101076

  • Nacionalismo en la estética y en el pensamiento
    Arango Ferrer, Javier (1905-1984)
    1933
    In this essay written for Revista Colombiana, the art critic Javier Arango Ferrer declares himself to be in favor of nationalism. He carefully and shrewdly reviews the works of the sculptors Rómulo Rozo and Marco Tobón Mejía, and the painter Marco [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1089193

  • Segunda parte
    Cárdenas, Jorge, 1931-
    1987
    In the second part of his book on the life and work of sculptor Marco Tobón Mejía, painter Jorge Cárdenas discusses Tobón Mejía’s reliefs, commemorative and funerary monuments, and other sculpture. He describes how Tobón Mejía’s study of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1129894