Topic Descriptor: spectators (event observers)×
  • A obra de Lygia Clark
    Pedrosa, Mário
    1963
    Mário Pedrosa analyzes Lygia Clark’s artistic career beginning with the elimination of frames for her canvases (during the 1950s) through to the incorporation of the viewer’s action into her work (see her Bichos series) and the full integration [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1085908

  • Bienal e participação... do povo
    Pedrosa, Mário
    1967
    This commentary by Mário Pedrosa centers on the large audiences that admired and interacted with the works exhibited at the IX São Paulo Biennial (1969). He states that: “art has ceased to be that distant and humorless thing, that terribly [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1111108

  • El debate queda abierto : ¿la clase intelectual participa en el cambio social o se beneficia con la miseria?
    1971
    The question that constitutes the title of this article is posed as a challenge not only to intellectuals, but to society as a whole. In its attempt to answer that question, Revista Flash decided to interview individuals in the art world, despite the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1102659

  • En la cultura : Ruiz Durand responde a la Casa de la Cultura
    Ruiz Durand, Jesús, 1940-; Casa de la Cultura del Perú
    1970
    The graphic designer Jesús Ruiz Durand replies to the five questions asked in the survey conducted by the Casa de la Cultura del Perú. The questions were about the attendance of the public in galleries, how to communicate with other viewers (such [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1141409

  • La necesidad de la imaginación
    Club de Grabado de Montevideo
    1981
    This article describes and analyzes the role of the “recipient” of the various messages expressed by the visual arts. At the end of the dictatorship period (1973–85), Uruguayan artists once again sought to come to grips with the question of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1190793

  • La pintura perceptista
    Haber, Abraham
    1949
    In this article, Abraham Haber examines the viewer’s relationship with Perceptivist art, indicating how it differs from representative painting. The author explains that this is an excerpt from the essay that will be published in the book titled El [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 731611

  • Nota sôbre a nova arte
    Gullar, Ferreira, 1930-
    1968
    Influential theorist Ferreira Gullar comments on the emergence of an art of the masses and what that implies “for the reexamination of the aesthetic concepts we use to appreciate art.” Gullar considers what the specific place of the viewer would [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1111088

  • Prólogo
    Ferrari, León, 1920-
    1967
    León Ferrari explains the method he used to develop the text based on reports from the news media. He discusses his ideas for staging the work [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 744409

  • Reflexionando después de las batallas
    Traba, Marta
    1968
    In this 1968 article, Marta Traba discusses the conservative, violent reaction to the exhibition Espacios Ambientales [Environmental Spaces] at the Museo de Arte Moderno in Bogotá. Traba defends the exhibition and supports the experimental approach [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 868555

  • Trastorno
    Iregui Restrepo, Jaime, 1956-; Salas Silva, Carlos, 1957-
    1999
    The brochure Trastorno: diálogo entre Jaime Iregui y Carlos Salas records a conversation held between the two Colombian artists in May 1999, days before their joint exhibition at the Museo de Arte Moderno in Pereira. The Pereira exhibition would [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1134859

  • Una nueva investigación visual
    Bayón, Damián
    1964
    Damián Bayón presented the La Inestabilidad [Instability] exhibition at the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes in Buenos Aires in1964, basing his premise on the static nature of the Renaissance space that evolved from the proscenium of “Italian style [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 764484