Topic Descriptor: prizes×
  • Los cuadros de Miguel Ángel
    Naranjo, Reynaldo, 1936-
    1969
    This brief article discusses the exhibition of paintings by Miguel Ángel Cuadros at the Art Center gallery in Miraflores, Lima. The artist was asked for his opinions about the controversial reaction to Motociclista No 3, the painting by Luis [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1142235

  • Los resultados del premio Paul Westheim de crítica de arte
    1958
    This brief article reports the results of the contest announced in late March by the supplement, México en la culturaFirst prize was awarded to Jorge Alberto Manrique, who wrote an analysis of a painting by Juan Soriano, La madre. Second prize went [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 775032

  • Los siete Ganadores de los Salones Regionales: antesala del 38 Salón Nacional de artistas
    Jiménez, Carlos, 1947-
    2001
    This article entitled “Los Siete Ganadores de los Salones Regionales” was published in the “Lecturas de fin de semana,” or weekend readings section of the Bogotá newspaper El Tiempo, on November 4, 2001. It consists of brief texts on the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1129668

  • Manifiesto : acta de fundación : Sindicato Único de Trabajadores en las Artes Plásticas
    Sindicato Único de Trabajadores en las Artes Plásticas
    1976
    This is the founding statute, filed in Lima, Peru, of SUTAP (Sindicato Único de Trabajadores en las Artes Plásticas) [Sole Visual Arts Workers Union], an organization devoted to the recognition of the social function of art. The document states [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1136267

  • Marta Minujín contra el caballete
    1965
    This document contains an interview with Marta Minujin in El Batacazo [Thud!], presented at the Premio Internacional Torcuato Di Tella [Torcuato Di Tella International Prize]. In it she defines the concept of “suceso plástico” [visual event] as [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 762145

  • No sólo por amor al arte
    Cárdenas, Marcela, 1948-
    1976
    In this interview the painter Leslie Lee discusses the reasons behind the founding of SUTAP (Sindicato Único de Trabajadores en las Artes Plásticas) [Sole Visual Arts Workers Union], explaining the group’s disagreements and subsequent break with [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1136333

  • Op art y pop art en el Di Tella
    Córdova Iturburu, C. (Cayetano), 1902-
    1966
    Critical commentary by Cayetano Córdova Iturburu on the institution and the competition systems that, in his opinion, circulate only one type of artistic production: Pop art. In his judgment, the jury did not even consider the offerings of three [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 762108

  • Opiniones divididas motivó el debate sobre pintor Zevallos
    1969
    This is a brief selection of the opinions expressed by critics and artists at a round-table discussion about the jury’s controversial decision to award the first prize for painting to Motociclista No. 3, the work submitted by Luis Zevallos Hetzel [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1142269

  • Polémica en torno a “La Menesunda”
    Villar, María Rosa G
    1965
    María Rosa G. Villar sent this letter to the newspaper Córdoba as a reaction to the commentary made by critic Ernesto Isele that appeared in this same publication under the title “Algo acerca de La Menesunda” [A Few Words About La Menesunda], [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 758446

  • Premio a López Antay rompe esqemas del arte "culto": ganador del premio de arte visitó el INC
    1975
    This is a report on the visit of the Andean altarpiece artist Joaquín López Antay—the winner of the 1975 National Culture Prize in the art category—to the INC (Instituto Nacional de Cultura). The report includes his statements as well as those [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1135945

  • Premio a López Antay suscita controversias : unos : consagración del arte popular. Otros : una cosa es arte y otra artesanía
    Bermúdez, Alfonso
    1975
    This article, published in the newspaper La Crónica (Lima, 27 December 1975), quotes the opinions expressed by a group of artists shortly after the announcement that Joaquín López Antay, the altarpiece artist from the Andean region of Peru, had [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1135879

  • Premio de arte fue para retablista López Antay
    1975
    This article was published in the Peruvian newspaper La Crónica the day after the winners of the Premios Nacionales de Cultura for 1973/74 were announced. Significantly, the prize in the art category was given, the article reports, to Andean [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 855133

  • Premio Georges Braque 1968 : aclaración
    1968
    This document pertains to the clarification offered by the organizers of the Premio Braque [the Braque Prize], two weeks after the announcement of the competition. It was written the day after a letter by Margarita Paksa had been received, announcing [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 760262

  • Premio Instituto Torcuato Di Tella
    Instituto Torcuato Di Tella
    1960
    Act by means of which the Di Tella Institute Prize is instituted. Yearly, it will be conferred to painters, sculptors, engravers-printers, ceramists, and other artists, to be decided. Likewise, in this document it is also established that the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 755026

  • Premio Instituto Torcuato Di Tella
    Instituto Torcuato Di Tella
    1963
    Regulations announcing both the artists invited to participate at the Torcuato Di Tella Institute Prize (1963) and the amount of the award as well as the norms ruling the presentation of the artworks. Materials to be attached and deadlines are also [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 757802

  • Premio Instituto Torcuato Di Tella (1961)
    Instituto Torcuato Di Tella
    1961
    Act setting the regulations for the second call to participate in the Torcuato Di Tella Institute Prize. According to the second paragraph of the text, the contest will take place among painters, who—if invited—will show five works each. It also [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 760311

  • Premio Instituto Torcuato Di Tella 1962 : Reglamento
    1962
    This is the act that announces both the invited artists and the amount of the Torcuato Di Tella Institute Prize in its 1962 edition. In addition, it states the rules governing the submission of works, the materials that should be included, and the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 755699

  • Premio Nacional e Internacional Instituto Torcuato Di Tella 1965
    1965
    This text announces the prizes as well as the rules that will govern the presentation of works for the Premio Nacional and the Internacional (Instituto Torcuato Di Tella, 1965). The announcement also states that works for the Premio Nacional will be [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 757884

  • Premio Nacional Instituto Torcuato Di Tella 1966
    Instituto Torcuato Di Tella
    1966
    This text announces the rules that would govern the consideration of works for the Premio Torcuato Di Tella [Torcuato Di Tella Prize]; it verifies that the Premio Nacional [National Competition] would exhibit the works from September 29 – October [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 762074

  • Premio nacional y premio internacional “Torcuato Di Tella”
    Safons, Horacio
    1964
    The text by Horacio Safons critically analyzes the national prize. Although he agrees, with certain reservations, with the distinction awarded to Marta Minujín, he expresses his complete disagreement with the works of Emilio Renart. Safons considers [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 762354

  • Premios Instituto Torcuato Di Tella – Año 1964
    Instituto Torcuato Di Tella
    1964
    Regulations stating both which are the invited artists and the value of the prizes and norms that will be ruling the presentation of the artworks; this includes the materials to be attached and the deadlines [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 762240

  • Pro y contra : el premio a López Antay
    Abril de Vivero, Francisco
    1976
    This newspaper article discusses the opposing points of view expressed by Peruvian artists in the debate over the 1975 National Culture Prize. Speaking in favor of the decision, Ciro Palacios states that the award acknowledges “an urgent need to re [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1136530

  • Problemas de "La Menesunda"
    Fèvre, Fermín, 1939-
    1965
    This text by Fermín Fèvre analyzes the upheaval provoked by La Menesunda [Hodgepodge], an installation organized by Marta Minujín, listing questions that touch upon various topics: the classic question regarding “what” is art; if it belongs to [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 762160

  • Proyectos premiados
    1986
    Gloria Zea, the director of the Museo de Arte Moderno of Bogotá, Ángel Kalenberg, manager of the Museo Nacional de Artes Visuales of Montevideo, Uruguay, and Axel Stein, director of the exhibition hall of the Fundación Eugenio Mendoza, in Caracas [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1130885

  • Reglamento
    1966
    This document pertains to the Reglamento del Salón Nacional de Artes Plásticas (Buenos Aires, Argentina) [The Regulations of the 1966 National Salon for the Visual Arts]. It stipulates the rules governing the submission and acceptance of works, the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 772271

  • Reglamento
    1971
    This document pertains to the Reglamento del II Certamen Nacional de Investigaciones Visuales [Regulations for the Second National Visual Arts Research Competition] (Buenos Aires, Argentina) for the year 1971. It stipulates the rules governing the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 772284

  • Se funda el premio Paul Westheim de crítica de arte
    1958
    This short article announces a competition to choose “the best art critic.” Paul Westheim’s idea began with the question: “Where in Mexico are the young art critics who are prepared to defend the values represented by the efforts of their own [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 775003

  • Secretaría de economía : boletín de prensa
    1958
    [This article] reports on the winning sections for the different awards at the 1958 Brussels exhibition. The categories were: “Grand Prizes,” “Stars” (gold, silver and bronze medals), and “Certificates of Honor.” Mexico won a total of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 780070

  • Sobre el premio nacional de arte
    Adolph, José B., 1933-2008
    1976
    On the occasion of the decision to grant the 1975 Premio Nacional de Cultura [award] to Andean altarpiece maker Joaquín López Antay (1897–1981), journalist José B. Adolph reviews the categories of “high art” and “folk art.” While Adolph [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1136108

  • Sociología y ontología a propósito del arte nuevo
    Romero Brest, Jorge
    1966
    This text summarizes the concepts presented by Jorge Romero Brest in relation to both the sociology and ontology of the new art. In order to pose the sociological question it appeals to David Riesman’s book titled La muchedumbre solitaria [The [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 761944

  • Tríptico de Zevallos en debate : ¿originalidad o affaire?
    1969
    This newspaper article reports on the roundtable discussion about Motocicleta No. 3, by Luis Zevallos Hetzel, which took first prize at the painting competition organized by the Festivales de Ancón (a resort on the outskirts of Lima). The forum took [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1142284

  • Túpac errado
    Saldías Díaz, Fernando, 1934-
    1971
    The first competition to create the official portrait of Túpac Amaru II was declared a “desert,” and in support of that declaration, the editor of Caretas magazine selected nine works by participating artists and sharply ridiculed them. Painter [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1142044

  • Un eminente crítico de arte habla de la Bienal y de sus premios
    Cardoza y Aragón, Luis
    1958
    Both Jorge Juan Crespo de la Serna and Luis Cardoza y Aragón agreed that the deliberations of the International Jury’s Panel (which had established the parameters for awarding the prizes) for the Bienal Interamericana de Pintura y Grabado [Inter- [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 772188

  • Un fallo saludable
    Vélez, Eladio, 1897- 1967
    1940
    Colombian painter Ignacio Gómez Jaramillo was awarded first prize at the First Salón Anual de Artistas Colombianos held in 1940. In this incendiary text, painter Eladio Vélez—who had previously been embroiled in a heated debate with Pedro Nel G [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1094543

  • Un vernissage para la artesanía
    Lauer, Mirko, 1947-
    1976
    In this text, Mirko Lauer (under the pseudonym “N. O. Sengai”) points out that only artists and intellectuals, not artisans, have participated in the debate around granting the Premio Nacional [award] to López Antay. He argues that that is due [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1136124

  • Una porción de Menesunda
    Eyheralde, Edgardo
    1966
    This document transcribes a poster that appeared in the window of a commercial gallery near the Instituto Torcuato Di Tella [Torcuato Di Tella Institute] in Buenos Aires. The text, dated 10 p.m. on September 30, 1966, mentions the idea of convening [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 762089

  • VIII Salón Nacional de Bellas Artes
    Vitureira, Cipriano S. (Cipriano Santiago), 1907-
    1944
    This essay praises the uniform quality of the work presented during the eighth Salón Nacional de Bellas Artes of 1944 in Uruguay. It also analyzes the grand prize awarded in that annual exhibition to Joaquín Torres García for painting, as well as [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1211227

  • X Premio Eugenio Mendoza
    Fajardo-Hill, Cecilia
    2000
    Curator Cecilia Fajardo-Hill reviews the tenth Premio Eugenio Mendoza exhibition, establishing relationships among the works that were exhibited. In this text she disclosed that the exhibition was not organized thematically, but the works were [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1161278