Topic Descriptor: fairs×
  • Arte y artistas : Se inaugura en París la Exposición de Arte Mexicano
    Nelken, Margarita
    This short article by the art critic Margarita Nelken comments on the recent inauguration in Paris of the traveling exhibition of Mexican art with work ranging from the pre-Columbian period up to the date of the article. She describes the artistic [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 793200

  • El Pabellón de México en la exposición de París
    Núñez y Domínguez, José de Jesús
    The author describes in detail the Mexican Pavilion at the International Fair in Paris. He emphasizes the fact that the first image that the visitors encounter upon entering the pavilion is that of Quetzalcóatl, a wise and pacific Aztec god. One can [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 752321

  • Exposición de Bruselas
    Pallares, Eduardo
    This is an article based on a letter received by the reporter Eduardo Pallares from the writer and politician Enrique Delhumeau, who visited the 1958 Brussels Expo. In the letter he says “what others are whispering”: “The expo objectives that [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 772055

  • Extraordinario interés en Europa por conocer el arte mexicano
    Eager to cultivate Mexico’s good name abroad, President Miguel Alemán made every effort to obtain the best results for the presentation in Paris of artwork created by his Mexican countrymen. Alemán wanted to make sure that this exhibition— [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 779969

  • Gran éxito de México en la feria de Bélgica : Nuestro pabellón clasificado en primer lugar por una revista
    Salado Álvarez, Ana
    This short article features the opinions expressed in the prestigious French magazine ArtsThe Mexican Pavilion received first place, even above the well-advertised exhibition Cincuenta años de arte moderno [Fifty Years of Modern Art], which placed [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 772060

  • Guión
    Gamboa, Fernando; Barbachano, Manuel
    This document is the script for the documentary Pintura Mural Mexicana [Mexican Mural Painting], to be produced by Manuel Barbachano Ponce’s company, Tele-producciones. The documentary was made in response to a request from the Instituto Nacional [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 791962

  • La exposición de arte mexicano antiguo y moderno en Europa : la pintura contemporánea, los críticos, los artistas y el público
    Gamboa, Fernando
    To Fernando Gamboa, the contemporary Mexican painters are not imitators of ancient art; rather their intention is to recreate the past in modern terms. In the Mexican past, they found formal inspiration for creating their own language that resulted [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 795520

  • La exposición de arte mexicano en Estocolmo
    Nelken, Margarita
    This short article revolves around the events surrounding the Exhibition of Mexican Art with work that ranged from pre-Columbian times up to the date of the article. Organized by the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes (INBA), it was about to be shown [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 793194

  • La imagen de México en Bruselas es la de un país que ha trabajado mucho por salir de la miseria y de la esclavitud
    Poniatowska, Elena
    This review by Elena Poniatowska describes the contents of the Mexican Pavilion at the 1958 Brussels World’s Fair, focusing especially on the works of art exhibited. Underscoring the topic by using bold letters, the author of the article speaks in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 780082

  • La pintura monumental y de experimentación en México
    Crespo de la Serna, Jorge Juan
    In this article, art critic Jorge Juan Crespo de la Serna wrote about mural painting and its importance in the evolution of Mexican art. He believed the murals should be intimately connected to the life of the country that produces them given their [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 779993

  • México dirá en Bruselas que no es indolente
    Suárez, Luis
    This short article by Luis Suárez, the special correspondent sent to Brussels by the newspaper Novedades, draws attention to the characteristics of the Mexican Pavilion at the Brussels World’s Fair in 1958 in terms of size, cost, and content. [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 780093

  • México triunfa en Venecia
    The XXV Venice Biennale was held in 1950. The event has been held every two years since the beginning of the twentieth century. The prizes were established by the Presidency of the Ministers’ Council: one for a foreign painter and another for an [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 759059

  • Naylamp 72
    This is a newspaper review of the Primera Feria Artesanal Naylamp 72, the event organized in the city of Chiclayo in the northern coastal region of Peru. The review notes the participation of about three hundred artisans from sections in that part of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1139009

  • Orams IX : arte y pueblo
    This article is about the Festival Arte y Pueblo, which was installed in the Plazoleta de San Francisco in the city of Arequipa, in southern Peru, from November 18–25, 1975. The anonymous reviewer notes the integration and multidisciplinary nature [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1139024

  • Pabellón de México en la exposición internacional y universal de Bruselas : ARQS: Pedro Ramirez Vazquez, Rafael Mijares Allerreca
    The Mexican Pavilion in the International Exhibition in Brussels in 1958 was designed by the architects Pedro Ramírez Vázquez and Rafael Mijares. The pavilion contained exhibition spaces and an auditorium and occupied 22,000 square feet. Upon entry [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 783808