Topic Descriptor: fresco painting×
  • La pintura al fresco en América
    Nel Gómez, Pedro, 1899-1984
    1949
    For Colombian artist Pedro Nel Gómez, fresco mural painting is a form of expression common to all the countries in the Americas that presents a vision of the contemporary world. In this text, he discusses the characteristics of the fresco, as well [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 860686

  • La pintura de Gómez Jaramillo
    Vidales Jaramillo, Luis, 1900-1990
    1939
    The critic Luis Vidales Jaramillo reviews the fresco La liberación de los esclavos [The Freeing of the Slaves] by Ignacio Gómez Jaramillo at the National Capitol of Colombia. Vidales Jaramillo considers it a successful work because it expresses “ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1089251

  • Manifiesto de los artistas independientes de Colombia, a los artistas de las Américas
    Posada, Gabriel Andrés; Arango Pérez, Débora; Montoya, Octavio; Vallejo, Jesuíta; Sierra, Graciela; Uribe, Maruja; Restrepo, Laura; Sáenz, Rafael, 1919-1998; Nel Gómez, Pedro, 1899-1984
    1944
    This forty-eight page catalogue consists of the following sections: “Manifiesto de los artistas independientes a los artistas de las Américas” [Manifesto Dedicated by Independent Artists to the Artists of the Americas] (two pages); “La [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 860304

  • Orozco hace opera : el público ya no quiere "ver" pintura sino "oírla" dice en Nueva York el artista tapatío
    Mérida, Carlos, 1891-1984
    1940
    Carlos Mérida quotes José Clemente Orozco at length in this article. Orozco had been invited to paint a fresco to accompany the show 20 Siglos de Arte Mexicano [20 Centuries of Mexican Art], presented at the Museum of Modern Art in New York in 1940 [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 733648

  • The Mexican School
    Schmeckebier, Laurence Eli
    1971
    In this essay entitled “The Mexican School,” Laurence E. Schmeckebier analyzes the rise and evolution of the “Mexican School of Painting.” Schmeckebier places the origin of this “school” in the first generation of muralism and in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 748241