Topic Descriptor: German×
  • ¿Durero en la sabana?
    Ospina, Eduardo, 1891- 1965
    1959
    In this document, Eduardo Ospina, a Jesuit priest, humanist, aesthete and director of the art pages section of the Revista Javeriana (Bogotá), wrote a review discussing the authorship of St. Jerome, [presumed to be] painted by the German painter, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1135726

  • 3. Salão da Pro Arte = 3. Jahres-Kunstausstellung der Pro Arte
    Heuberger, Theodor
    1933
    This text is the monthly bulletin of the Sociedade Pro Arte which includes the list for the catalogue of works presented at the III Salão da Pro Arte, a few of which it reproduces within. The following artists participated in the exhibition: Alberto [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 785228

  • Comparación entre dos tipos de sociedades : La forma de destruir la dictadura de los partidos
    Beuys, Joseph
    1972
    As part of his submission to the Arte de Sistemas II [Systems Art II] exhibition, the German artist Joseph Beuys provided a plastic bag which was sometimes used as the catalogue’s “wrapper.” Beuys used graphics on both sides of the bag to [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 747388

  • Cuevas ataca el realismo superficial y regalón de la escuela mexicana
    Cuevas, José Luis
    1958
    This letter by José Luis Cuevas, sent from Philadelphia, was published in the newspaper Novedades on February 15, 1958. The missive is a response to an article by Andrés Henestrosa published three weeks earlier. Here, Cuevas defends German [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 772074

  • El artista fotógrafo Hugo Brehme
    1930
    This article explains the importance of the German photographer Hugo Brehme and his presence in Mexico. It provides a brief biographical note describing the photographer’s work in Mexico and collected in his book México pintoresco [Picturesque [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 736689

  • El dadaísmo alemán
    Gómez de la Serna, Ramón, 1888-1963
    1922
    This article by Ramón Gómez de la Serna, called an “especial” [special contribution] to the magazine Zig-Zag, refers to an “espantosa” [dreadful] exhibition: the First International Dada Fair. The Spanish writer describes German Dadaism as [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737438

  • El escultor Herbert Hofmann Isenbourg
    Luna Arroyo, Antonio
    1961
    This is the Mexican critic Antonio Luna Arroyo’s biographical sketch of the German sculptor Herbert Hofmann-Isenbourg. It spans the latter’s education in philosophy and aesthetics in Berlin, his travels—including three trips around the world— [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 772495

  • Guillermo Wiedemann : entrevistado
    De Preminger, Kitty, 1921-2001
    1957
    In this interview by Kitty de Preminger with the German painter Guillermo Wiedemann, the artist gives his perspective on the influences that came with his training at the Academy of Fine Arts, Munich. With respect to his training, among the aspects [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1131047

  • La esencia del estilo gótico
    Bayón, Damián
    1948
    This article by Damián Bayón presents and analyzes the book by Wilhelm Wörringer, Form in Gothic [Formprobleme der Gotik, 1912]. He states that it is a “masterpiece,” but this does not prevent Bayón from pointing out certain discrepancies [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 786286

  • Oratorio monocromático : los hartos
    Reyes Palma, Francisco
    1997
    Francisco Reyes Palma visits the inner complex personality of Mathias Goeritz through a detailed history of the ideas that influenced the development of the culture as well as its actors during the twentieth century. An artist of his time, Goeritz [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 751391

  • Reflexiones en torno al vitral contemporáneo
    Rodríguez Prampolini, Ida
    1962
    Upon the installation of twelve stained glass windows designed by Marc Chagall in the synagogue at the University Medical Center of Jerusalem in February 1962, Ida Rodríguez [Prampolini] reflected on the resurgence of stained glass—for decorative [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 757395

  • Reflexiones sobre una exposición
    Henestrosa, Andrés
    1958
    In this short article, Andrés Henestrosa refers to the recent exhibition of German Expressionist painting organized by the Galería Antonio Souza in Mexico City. Starting with the exhibition, the writer analyzes the origins of the movement, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 772066