Topic Descriptor: scholarships×
  • [Letter] [1948 Abril 10, París to a Alfredo Boulton]
    Otero, Alejandro, 1921-1990
    This letter by Venezuelan artist Alejandro Otero to his friend, the art critic Alfredo Boulton, is quite revealing. Written in Paris in 1948, in the letter the artist makes reference to his day-to-day activities as a scholarship student, and as a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 850255

  • [Letter] 1950 Abril 8, París [to] Alfredo Boulton
    Otero, Alejandro, 1921-1990
    This letter by Alejandro Otero is in response to the letter (March 31, 1950) sent by his friend, the art critic Alfredo Boulton, where he complained about the group of artists calling themselves Los Disidentes. Specifically, Boulton was opposed to [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 850293

  • [Letter] 1971 Junio 14, Buenos Aires [to] James F. Mathias
    Peralta Ramos, Federico Manuel, 1939-1992
    Federico Peralta Ramos writes to the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation describing how he has spent the fellowship money awarded him: dinner at the Alvear Palace Hotel, payment of debts, investments, and purchases of a suit and artworks by [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 815131

  • Motivations for requesting a scholarships
    Baez, Myrna, 1931-
    In her application for the prestigious Guggenheim Scholarship, Puerto Rican artist Myrna Báez explains why she needs the funds. She begins by stating that she would like to enrich her work through a visual analysis of the nude genre and the way, in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 856821