Topic Descriptor: North American×
  • Apuntes sobre la colección de Arte de América
    Palomera, Federica, 1954-
    This text by Federica Palomero was written for Arte de América, the exhibition she curated in 1988 on the occasion of the anniversary of the founding of the Museo de Bellas Artes de Caracas. The text describes the origins of the collection of Inter- [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1161144

  • O expressionismo fordista
    Cordeiro, Waldemar, 1925-1973
    Prompted by the exhibition of work by the North American artist Minna Citron at the Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo, Waldemar Cordeiro discusses the historical connection between art and society in the United States. In his opinion, when “ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110323

  • Mira! : diferencias en el arte norteamericano y latinoamericano
    Ahlander, Leslie Judd
    Curator and art critic Leslie Judd Ahlander introduces¡Mira! [Look!], the exhibition that was presented at the Canadian Club of Hispanic Art in 1989, curated by Susana Torruella Leval, Inverna Lockpez, and Ricardo Pau-Llosa. This exhibition offered [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1092293

  • La ética de la libertad
    Escobar, Elizam, 1948-
    After being sentenced to life in prison, Puerto Rican artist Elizam Escobar reflects on U.S. colonialism and the persecution of all those individuals who have fought it one way or the other. Escobar believes that colonialism is a crime of treason [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1051693

  • Cartas de Martí
    Martí, José, 1853-1895
    In this letter, José Martí considers a recent exhibition of watercolors he saw in New York and what it means regarding the state of art in the United States. He begins by recalling how disappointing he found an exhibition of painting he had seen in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 839794

  • Introduction : dans quelle mesure il existe une amérique latine
    Siegfried, André, 1875-1959
    André Siegfried’s introduction to Amérique latine (1934) begins with the term “the Americas,” used to conceptually reference the New World. The essay begins by pointing out that the term “North America” evokes a geographical personality [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 838505

  • Mi opinión sobre la exposición de artistas norteamericanos : contribución
    Torres-García, Joaquín
    In this lecture delivered on September 5, 1941, in Montevideo, Joaquín Torres-García examines a recent exhibition of North American (United States) artists, asking what this work tells us about the “great problem” of the art of “our” [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 833512

  • Pinturas murales en el Museo Michoacano
    This article emphasizes the mining industry themes portrayed in the murals that the North American painter Ryah Ludins (1898–1957) was commissioned to paint in the Museo Regional Michoacano [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 749070

  • Marion Greenwood terminó su obra mural en Morelia : la mencionada artista norteamericana ejecutó admirables frescos en el antiguo Colegio de San Nicolás de Morelia
    This document details the activities of the two American sisters, Marion and Grace Greenwood, in Morelia (Michoacán). It offers, in addition, a rough description of the murals shown at the Museo Regional de Michoacán [Regional Museum of Michoacán [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 749027