Topic Descriptor: institutions×
  • Las exposiciones : Las remuneraciones artísticas
    Prevosti, Carlos, 1896-1955
    This review focuses on the harsh critiques leveled against the Uruguayan government and its arts institutions, which are considered to have failed in their attempts to create events that achieved the stated objectives. Some of those objectives are [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1225449

  • Dos años en una tarea
    Kalenberg, Angel
    This informational brochure was written by Ángel Kalenberg, the director of the IGE (Instituto General Electric) in Montevideo, founded in 1963. The brochure describes the various objectives and activities of the institute that had been carried out [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1182268

  • No esta clausurado el Taller Libre de Arte : afirma su director, el profesor Celso Pérez Rodríguez
    Pérez, Celso
    The deterioration of the site occupied by the Taller Libre de Arte (TLA) [(in Caracas)] was evident in this [March 4, 1967] news item. The news piece reported on an order to repair the sanitary facilities and electrical system of the workshop and the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1167909

  • Debate : as instituições culturais
    Costa, Marcus de Lontra; Morais, Frederico, 1936-; Aquino, Adriano de, 1946-; Herkenhoff, Paulo; Vieira, Valério, 1862-1941
    This document presents a debate promoted by the journal Módulo about the crisis in the cultural institutions of Rio de Janeiro. It took place just one decade after this city was replaced as the capital of Brazil. First, the debate addresses both the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110949

  • Yo digo
    Vallejo, Félix Angel
    Yo Digo is the title of the mimeographed publication by artist Félix Ángel that circulated free of charge in Medellín, the capital of the Department of Antioquia, from September 5, 1975 to January 7, 1979. In issue 25, the author defends himself [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1100333

  • 1987 : un gran año para las artes plásticas
    González, Beatriz, 1938-
    Colombian artist and art critic Beatriz González Aranda provides a thorough review of what she considers the key events necessary to understanding the art scene in 1987. In the text’s seven sections, González Aranda voices her opinion of the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 862082

  • Da adversidade vivemos ou uma cartografia em construção
    MELENDI, Maria Angélica
    In her essay, María Angélica Melendi discusses how Latin America fits into artistic and cultural grand narratives (grand-récits). In her opinion, the art produced in Latin America seeks to insert itself into these narratives in two different ways [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 808351

  • Editorial
    Sorell, V. A. (Victor A.)
    The co-editor of ABRAZO, Víctor A. Sorell writes that ethnic artists must no longer believe that the mainstream art world neglects them merely due to elitism (ignorance of ethnic artists contributes to this neglect as well). ABRAZO urges the art [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 801893

  • Nos cerraron la Escuela : perdemos el año
    This flyer denounces the situation of the Escuela de Bellas Artes Manuel Belgrano (Buenos Aires, Argentina), which was then closed by military orders with no possibility of re-opening. It likewise repudiates the takeover of this institution, and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 779190

  • La Sociedad Estímulo frente al despojo de su sede
    This flyer explains the trajectory of the Sociedad Estímulo de Bellas Artes [Society for the Fostering of Fine Arts], especially with regard to the lawsuit it filed against the City Hall of Buenos Aires in 1962. The text points out that a 1937 law [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 778901