Name Descriptor: Macció, Romulo, 1931-×
  • [Ce qui m’a frappé]
    Sandberg, Willem Jacob Henri Berend
    1964
    William Sandberg writes about the impact he experienced when he got to know the cultural life of Buenos Aires. He mentions the solidarity of the artists who worked in groups, using as an example the artists from Otra Figuración [Another Figuration [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 768891

  • [Cuando hace dos años...]
    Romero Brest, Jorge
    1963
    Jorge Romero Brest introduces the artists Ernesto Deiro, Rómulo Macció, Luis Felipe Noé, and  Jorge de la Vega as a collective group. He points out the commonalities that the artists have with Informalism, such as a liberated approach to things [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 741409

  • [En Buenos Aires, a los nueve días del mes de agosto...]
    Romero Brest, Jorge; Sandberg, William; Lassaigne, Jacques
    1963
    The jurors of the Premio Instituto Torcuato Di Tella 1963, Jorge Romero Brest, Jacques Lassaigne, and William Sandberg, awarded the Premio Nacional [National Prize] to Luis Felipe Noé for his work and in particular, Introducción a la esperanza [ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 758230

  • [Estaba pensando en la convivencia de que alguien destacara acerca de la pintura de Macció...]
    Romero Brest, Jorge
    1964
    Jorge Romero Brest writes that the jury he was a member of awarded Rómulo Macció the International Prize from the Instituto Torcuato Di Tella (1964), in which he distinguished himself from among the works of foreign artists. By the way and in overt [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 768860

  • [Estes artistas de um "neofigurativismo"...]
    Ferraz, Geraldo, 1905-1979
    1963
    In this show of the Argentinean group Otra Figuración [Another Figuration] at Galería Bonino in Rio de Janeiro, the Brazilian writer and art critic Geraldo Ferraz points out the definition by Jorge Romero-Brest made at the exhibition of the New [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 741551

  • [Porque no soy realista...]
    Noé, Luis Felipe
    1961
    In Noé’s opinion, the image of man has changed. It operates in existential relationship to his fellow men as well as to all things; this is the fundamental nexus for his group Otra Figuración [Another Figuration] given that things exist in a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 740692

  • 7 pintores abstractos
    Galería Pizarro (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1957
    Cover and listing of artists who participated in the exhibition 7 pintores abstractos [Seven Abstract Painters], held at Galería Pizzarro in Buenos Aires from October 1 to 19, 1957. Essentially, it brings to the fore a singular grouping in the 1950s [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 769021

  • A fearful game of head hunting
    Kemble, Kenneth, 1923-
    1961
    Kenneth Kemble is caustic in his article about the group exhibition involving Otra Figuración[Other Figuration] carried out by the Galería Peuser. Ironically, he proposes a game of counting heads amongst the paint spills, adding that children [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 741060

  • Art critic K. Kemble Smith tells of an artistic exodus : in search of an understanding public to back their work
    Kemble, Kenneth, 1923-
    1961
    Kenneth Kemble comments on the award granted at the São Paulo Biennial to the Argentinean sculptress, Alicia Penalba, living in Paris. This matter allows him to analyze the exodus of artists of the new generation in search of a public with a broader [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 741077

  • Arte Nuevo de la Argentina = New Art of Argentina
    Instituto Torcuato Di Tella
    1964
    This is from the catalogue of the Nuevo Arte de la Argentina [New Art of Argentina] exhibition (Buenos Aires: Instituto Torcuato Di Tella, February 18 through March 8, 1964). The document explains that the goal of the exhibition was to present, in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 753895

  • Artes plásticas
    Noé, Luis Felipe
    1956
    Luis Felipe Noé comments on the exhibition by Orlando Pierri at the Galería Pizarro. In Noé’s opinion, all that remains of Surrealism is the concept of dissociation of the light now representing not what is beneath reality but what is above it. [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 738367

  • Artes Plásticas : dos pintores del concurso Di Tella
    Parpagnoli, Hugo
    1963
    This text by Hugo Parpagnoli analyzes the works presented by Luis Felipe Noé and Rómulo Macció. He states that the controversial atmosphere that arose from these works—awarded by the ITDT [Instituto Torcuato Di Tella]—proves that they were not [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 762225

  • Artes plásticas : dos pintores del concurso Di Tella
    Parpagnoli, Hugo
    1963
    Hugo Parpagnoli recounts the public controversy provoked by the Premio Di Tella awarded to the works of Luis Felipe Noé and Rómulo Macció, both members of the group Otra Figuración [Other Figuration]. Parpagnoli reflects that these works were [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 792447

  • Artistas Jóvenes en la Exposición Di Tella
    Parpagnoli, Hugo
    1961
    Hugo Parpagnoli comments on the works both by Argentinean artists and by Antoni Tàpies, presented by the Torcuato Di Tella Institute at the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes [National Museum of Fine Arts]. In addition, the critic argues that, in regard [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 763938

  • Foreword
    Van der Marck, Jan; Foley, Suzanne
    1964
    The text explains the objectives of the exhibition New Art of Argentina (Minneapolis: Walker Art Center, September 9–October 11, 1964); the characteristics of Argentinean art united to the successive immigration waves that happened to that country [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 768152

  • Good taste but not really great art
    Kemble, Kenneth, 1923-
    1961
    Kenneth Kemble writes about the collective art exhibition at Galería Bonino (Buenos Aires) by artists Martha Peluffo, Jorge de la Vega, Juan C. Badaracco, and Rómulo Macció. He introduces them as the new academy of good taste, with the exception [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 740941

  • La nueva imagen
    Glusberg, Jorge
    1982
    Jorge Glusberg signed this text about Trans-Vanguard painting in Latin America, mentioning its expressive tradition, its formal precedents, stylistic characteristics, as well as contradictions and originality [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 780143

  • Los últimos esperanzados
    Luzzani, Telma, 1951-
    1986
    This article is an interview with artist Pablo Suárez in which he is questioned regarding his actions within the Argentinean artistic scene of the 1960s. Among the diverse events he relates, he mentions the realization of the happening called La [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 760965

  • Macció : Pintura para que dure cien años
    Hernández Rosselot
    1963
    Hernández Rosselot writes about the perishable quality in art, emphasizing the deterioration of contemporary artworks. One of the goals of Rómulo Macció is that his works survive for future observers. The critic mentions the impact of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 768847

  • Married, famous and off to Washington all in one week
    Kemble, Kenneth, 1923-
    1960
    Kenneth Kemble writes about Mario Pucciarelli, his social background, the absence of an education, and his local and international success at the time. He also reviews the exhibition of Rómulo Macció, one of the most talented of the young artists [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 740877

  • Rómulo Macció
    Pellegrini, Aldo
    1963
    Presentation of Rómulo Macció’s work in which the critic maintains that Macció’s most valuable contribution is creative liberty, a stance the artist kept from his first Surrealist paintings to his Free Abstraction period. Although, when Macci [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 745063