Topic Descriptor: publications×
  • Considerações sôbre o desenho
    Carvalho, Flávio de
    In this essay, Flávio de Carvalho discusses the role that drawing has played in art, and its importance in establishing a contrast between composition and movement. The artist from São Paulo claims that the thickness of a line is to drawing what [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110882

  • O público e os pintores
    This is an editorial that was published in the Jornal Artes Plásticas, in São Paulo, in the 1940s, an essential period in terms of establishing museums in Brazil. This text is a record of the phenomenon that led to São Paulo’s construction of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110881

  • Quince años de arte en Colombia
    Mosquera, Gerardo
    In this text published on the occasion of the fifteenth anniversary of the founding of Arte en Colombia, Cuban critic Gerardo Mosquera emphasizes the effort involved in starting a journal specializing in Latin American art. He argues that this is [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1104599

  • Caribe : a new magazine focusing on the visual arts and culture of caribbean people
    Moreno Vega, Marta
    Dr. Marta Moreno Vega’s editorial statement for the first issue of Caribe magazine lays out the aims and goals of the new publication. She states that Caribe will focus on Caribbean subjects that have been misinterpreted by colonizing powers. [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 841497

  • [Letter] 1935 Junio 14, México D.F [to] Angel Flores
    Arenal, Luis
    This essay discusses LEAR’s decision to establish a “Bureau Editor for Mexico” to publish the continent-oriented magazine, Sin Fronteras / All America—the roots of the future “Congreso Continental de Escritores y Artistas de Toda América [ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 801551

  • Suplemento explicativo de nuestro “Manifiesto” : a propósito de ciertas críticas
    This article defines the magazine Martín Fierro using criticism sent to Roberto Mariani in this publication; it was published by this same journal under the title “Martín Fierro y yo” [Martín Fierro and I]. His text emphasized four aspects [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 795293

  • Punto de partida
    Romero Brest, Jorge
    As its title suggests, this article is an introduction to Ver y estimar. Cuadernos de crítica artística. The text explains that these notebooks were created “so that a group of scholars might fill their pages . . . with the results of the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 787253

  • Los cinco sentidos
    This text taken from the art news section of Signo [Sign] magazine, run by the art critic Leonardo Estarico, briefly reports on the activities of Mexican painter David Alfaro Siqueiros. These activities appeared not only in Contra [Against] magazine [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 763499

  • [Letter] 1965 Septiembre 30, Buenos Aires [to] amigos y artistas
    Ferrari, León, 1920-
    León Ferrari’s letter states that, after he exhibited some works whose content condemned the United States intervention in Vietnam, the newspaper La Prensa [The Press] accused him of being “communist.” Consequently he wrote his response that [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 761897

  • [Letter] 1986 Febrero 11, [Buenos Aires] [to] María Teresa [Gramuglio]
    Ferrari, León, 1920-
    León Ferrari contributes drawings to Punto de Vista magazine. Ferrari discusses his work on the subject of religion, and mentions the founding of the Heathen’s Club [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 749324

  • [Letter] 1964 Febrero 8, Roma [to] León [Ferrari]
    Alberti, Rafael, 1902-1999
    Rafael Alberti proposes Escrito en el aire [Written in the Air] as the title of the book, and tells Ferrari about the publishing arrangements being made in Italy. He mentions the friends in Milan who will deliver the special edition [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 749308

  • [Letter] 1967 diciembre 26, Castelar [to] Raúl Escari
    Ferrari, León, 1920-
    León Ferrari discusses certain aspects of the press coverage of his book, Palabras ajenas [Other People’s Words]. He writes about the artistic milieu and the controversy stirred up by artists in response to the Torcuato Di Tella Institute’s [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 748812

  • Exposición de la actual Poesía Argentina
    This article announces the upcoming publication of the book Exposición de la actual poesía argentina (1922 –1927) [An Exhibition of Contemporary Argentinean Poetry], compiled by Pedro Juan Vignale and César Tiempo. The text also reproduces some [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 748579

  • El último número de “Martín Fierro”
    This article examines from a critical perspective the latest issue of Martín Fierro. In the author’s judgment, the publication has become stale given that it has lost its initial “aggressiveness [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 748555

  • [Letter] 1964 Abril 9, Roma [to] León [Ferrari]
    Alberti, Rafael, 1902-1999
    Rafael Alberti discusses the proofs of the drawings for Escrito en el aire [Written in the Air] as well as other matters concerning the publication of the book. He mentions Ferrari’s exhibition at the Lirolay Gallery (April 1 – 15, 1964), and his [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 743767

  • [Letter] 1967 diciembre 10, Moscú, República Sovietica [to] León Ferrari
    León, María Teresa; Alberti, Rafael, 1902-1999
    Rafael Alberti and his wife, María Teresa León, congratulated León Ferrari on the publication of his book Palabras ajenas [Other People’s Words] (Buenos Aires: Falbo Editor, 1967), reprinted in facsimile edition (Buenos Aires: El Aleph, 2003 [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 743752

  • Una aventura editorial
    The article explains the raison d’être of the magazine La Campana de Palo [The Wooden Bell], as well as its significance within the contemporary arts field. It presents itself as a “combative” undertaking that reacts “against the prudish [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 738739

  • Unas cuantas palabras
    Chiabra Acosta, Alfredo, 1889-1932
    This article offers a justification for the hiatus of La Campaña de Palo [The Wooden Bell], from its sixth issue of December 1925 up to its reappearance beginning precisely with this issue (September 1926). At the same time, Atalaya, the editor-in- [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 738723

  • Nuestra arisca independencia
    Chiabra Acosta, Alfredo, 1889-1932
    This article by Atalaya reflects upon a text written by Guillermo de Torre entitled “Madrid, meridiano intelectual de Hispanoamérica” [Madrid: Intellectual Meridian of the Spanish Americas], published in La Gaceta Literaria [Literary Gazette] in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 738208

  • Las Campanas
    Chiabra Acosta, Alfredo, 1889-1932
    Alfredo Chiabra-Acosta explains the significance of the title of La Campana de Palo [The Wooden Bell] magazine, distancing it from a possible link to the poem Martín Fierro by José Hernández in which the phrase “son campanas de palo las razones [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 738085

  • La Campana de Palo
    Chiabra Acosta, Alfredo, 1889-1932
    This article provides a brief definition and introduction to the magazine La Campana de Palo [The Wooden Bell], while also placing it within the artistic-literary milieu of Argentina [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 738015

  • Nota
    Grupo Editor de La Campana de Palo
    The text reports on the context of the publication of Gustavo Riccio’s Un poeta en la ciudad [A Poet in the City]. It announces the reason for the book’s selection as well as the forthcoming publications by the series Biblioteca de La Campana de [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737909

  • Otra para “Martín Fierro”
    This article is a critique of Martín Fierro magazine for “having railed against the fact that none of our newspapers reported on Rainer’s death,” while that same publication did not take notice of the death of the Argentinean “poet” [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737896

  • [Con el presente LA CAMPANA DE PALO, inicia lo que será...]
    Grupo Editor de La Campana de Palo
    The text reports on the context surrounding the publication of Zancadillas [Missteps] by Alvaro Yunque (1926) within the editorial plan of La Campana de Palo [The Wooden Bell]. It also reports on forthcoming publications as well as the reasons and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737879

  • Por poco que meditemos...
    From Córdoba, Argentina, the Frente [Front] editorial committee sets forth the need for a culture magazine which is dedicated to critical debate on both scientific and artistic ideas. With regard to a display of the changes at work in the world at [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 733789

  • Oliverio Girondo en misión intelectual
    This article informs us that poet Oliverio Girondo “has departed to Europe…on a seminal mission of artistic and intellectual cooperation with the youth of [Latin] America and Latin Europe [sic].” Girondo mentions several publications (Martín [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 732696

  • Inicial
    This article explains what caused the publication Inicial to be divided, the result of “ideological and sentimental” divergences that compelled the resignation of three of the founders so that, in essence, “with this edition, INICIAL [sic] is [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 732215