Topic Descriptor: Conceptual×
  • Artistas de vanguardia
    1968
    This note appeared in La Gaceta [The Gazette],Tucumán’s most important newspaper, reporting on the Rosario artists’ first exploratory trip to Tucumán in September 1968.  The trip had repercussions in the media, as seen by this account in the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 758511

  • Artistas de vanguardia en Tucumán
    1968
    This short notice in La Tribuna, a Rosario daily newspaper, records the beginning of the artists’ journey to Tucumán. The work in progress is proposed as a collective effort that would integrate artists from different disciplines. Moreover, the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 758498

  • Asalto a la conferencia de Romero Brest
    Grupo de Arte de Vanguardia (Argentina)
    1968
    This is one of the key documents bringing to the fore the increasingly political radicalization of the late 1960s Argentinean avant-garde artists, as was demonstrated dramatically by a number of groups in a crucial year: 1968. The document is written [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 752318

  • CAyC : Arte de Sistemas en el Museo de Arte Moderno (GT54)
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1971
    The text announces the opening of the Arte de Sistemas [Systems Art] exhibition (Buenos Aires: Museo de Arte Moderno, July, 1971) and defines this term as that which “includes the latest art trends of the second part of this century. Art as an idea [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 747665

  • CAyC : Arte en Cambio : Exhibición del Grupo de los Trece (GT-239)
    Glusberg, Jorge
    1973
    This is an explanation of the meaning of the exhibition’s title, Arte en Cambio [In Exchange for Art] (Buenos Aires: Centro de Arte y Comunicación [Art and Communication Center], June 1973). According to Glusberg, what the title essentially refers [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 747400

  • CAyC : diecisiete interrogantes acerca del arte (GT-135)
    Zabala, Horacio, 1943-
    1972
    This CAyC document (dated June 12, 1972) presents a series of questions that establish a relationship between art and social and political problems [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 761156

  • CAyC : El arte como conciencia en la Argentina : Luís Pazos y Juan Carlos Romero: Charla a propósito de la muestra Hacia un perfil del arte latinoamericano (GT-138)
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1972
    This text characterizes the nature of the talk given by Luis Pazos and Juan Carlos Romero at the Centro De Arte y Comunicación [Center for Art and Communication] (CAyC) in connection with the show Hacia un perfil del arte latinoamericano [Towards a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 761129

  • CAyC : Escuela de Altos Estudios : Intenciones y dirección - (GT-225)
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1973
    The text describes both the nature and the objectives of the Escuela de Altos Estudios [School of Higher Education]: “It is an interdisciplinary group created to promote the development of relevant intelligence that, using the most advanced [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 743654

  • CAyC : Escuela de Altos Estudios : Las Alternativas del Tercer mundo. Jornadas Latinoamericanas de discusión - (GT-258)
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1973
    This text relates the arguments offered by the CAyC’s Escuela de Altos Estudios [School of Higher Studies] with regard to the problems of the Third World: “Las alternativas del tercer mundo” [The Alternatives of the Third World] by Augusto [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 743635

  • CAyC : Escuela de Altos Estudios : presentación
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1973
    The text finds the problem of the lack of connection between the “men of reflection (scientists, philosophers, theorists) and “men of action (artists, technicians, planners, operators)” producing, as a result, “thinkers removed from reality [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 747449

  • CAyC : Escuela de Altos estudios : Segundo Ciclo de Actividades. Seminarios julio-agosto 73 - (GT-241)
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1973
    This document lists the seminars presented by the CAyC’s Escuela de Altos Estudios [School of Higher Education] in July and August 1973. It mentions the various disciplines involved (art, linguistics, and philosophy, among others) and the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 743655

  • CAyC : Escuela de Altos Estudios : Seminarios Agosto-Septiembre - (GT-434)
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1974
    This is a list of the seminars presented by CAyC’s Escuela de Altos Estudios [School of Higher Education] in August and September 1973, and of the names of the presenters [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 747514

  • CAyC : Escultura, follaje y ruidos: Adquisición Norglas - (GT17)
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1970
    This text includes a list of the artists who participated in the exhibition, Escultura, follaje y ruidos [Sculpture, Foliage, and Noise] (Buenos Aires, Plaza Rubén, November 7–30, 1970). It also mentions the event sponsor [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 743656

  • CAyC : Exhibición homenaje a Salvador Allende (GT-285)
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1973
    This is an announcement of the exhibition to be presented at the Centro de Arte y Comunicación [Art and Communication Center] in honor of “the leader of America, unfortunately deceased, Salvador Allende.” It names the Chilean artists who will be [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 747461

  • CAyC : Fuego el jueves 15 (GT57)
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1971
    The text announces and describes an act to be performed simultaneously by an artist in Buenos Aires and another in the United States. Working in synch on June 15, 1971, Hugo de Soto and Genys Dignac will research the nature of fire as an aesthetic [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 743657

  • CAyC : Hacia un Perfil del Arte Latinoamericano : Muestra presentada por el CAyC: Grupo de los Trece e invitados especiales (GT-128 -GT-128 II - GT-128 III)
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1972
    This document announces the opening of the Hacia un Perfil del Arte Latinoamericano [Toward a Profile of Latin American Art] (Buenos Aires: CAyC, June 1972). It includes a checklist of the participating artists and their respective works [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 747677

  • CAyC : hacia un perfil del arte latinoamericano (GT-129; GT-129 II)
    Glusberg, Jorge
    1972
    Through different authors, Jorge Glusberg defines the concept of ideology in order to relate it to the reality of Latin American art: “En los países ideológicamente sometidos por las metrópolis y económicamente esclavizados, las manifestaciones [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 761168

  • CAyC : Horacio Zabala. Anteproyectos (GT-227)
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1973
    A leaflet announcing the Horacio Zabala—Anteproyectos [Draft Copies by Horacio Zabala] exhibition (Buenos Aires: Centro de Arte y Comunicación [Art and Communication Center], May 1973 [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 747472

  • CAyC : III Bienal de Medellín : Arte e Ideología : Diálogo con Jasia Richardt y Jorge Glusberg (GT-124)
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1972
    This text reports on the 3rd Medellín Biennial. Among other details, it lists the number of rooms used in the event, the number of participating artists, and the members of the panel of judges. It also mentions the exhibitions presented by the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 747698

  • CAyC : Joseph Kosuth : El arte como idea (GT48)
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1971
    This text announces the opening of an exhibition of works by the North American artist, Joseph Kosuth, at the Centro de Arte y Comunicación [Art and Communication Center] in Buenos Aires, and describes some of the pieces involved. It also provides a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 747930

  • CAyC : Juan Carlos Romero : del Grupo de los Trece (GT-216)
    Dorfles, Gillo, 1910-
    1973
    The little gazette announces the inauguration of the Violencia [Violence] exhibition (Buenos Aires: Centro de Arte y Comunicación, April, 1973) by Juan Carlos Romero. Prompted by this, it states that the difference between Latin American conceptual [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 747483

  • CAYC : Rayos Laser (GT28)
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1971
    This is an announcement for the exhibition of works by Gregorio Dujovney at the Art and Communications Center (CAyV, by its Spanish acronym). The article remarks on the experimental use of new technology in this artist’s hands (mentioning his use [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 743658

  • CAyC : Un arte de sistemas concretado como objeto (GT-212; GT-212-I; GT-212-II)
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1973
    The text informs us about the exhibition El Grupo de los Trece en Arte de Sistemas [The Group of the Thirteen in Systems Art] that took place in Buenos Aires. (Centro de Arte y Comunicación, December, 1972–March, 1973.) In the writing, the “Arte [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 747494

  • CAyC: Arte conceptual: Una exhibición organizada por Lucy Lippard (EE.UU) y Jorge Glusberg - (GT20)
    Glusberg, Jorge
    1970
    The text announces the Arte conceptual [Conceptual Art] exhibition (Buenos Aires: Centro de Arte y Comunicación [Art and Communication Center], December 1970) organized by Lucy Lippard and Jorge Glusberg. There is a description of Conceptual Art, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 747375

  • CAyC: Seminario sobre significado y comunicación social (GT32)
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1971
    The text announces an “introduction to semiologic research” seminar will take place for the post-graduate level, directed by Professor Armando Sercovich, organized by the Centro de Arte y Comunicación (CAyC). Its objective is to “familiarize [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 743659

  • Ciclo de Arte Experimental : Rosario/1968
    Boglione, Osvaldo Mateo
    1968
    For their first presentation in the Ciclo de Arte Experimental [Experimental Practices of Art Series], this group of artists in Rosario, Argentina, printed a new flier that they all signed. The text outlined the premises and claims upon which the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 753838

  • Circular a todos los gremios
    Quagliaro, Héctor; Zubiri, Juan Carlos
    1968
    This circular, signed by the regional secretary and the secretary for Press and Propaganda of the CGT (Confederación General del Trabajo) [General Work Confederation] of Rosario is addressed to the union members in order to inform them on the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 761529

  • Coloraciones y sistemas de Nicolás García Uriburu
    Glusberg, Jorge
    1970
    This is a brief biography of the artist Nicolás García-Uriburu, which includes a list of his prizes, exhibitions, and personal information. The document analyzes the nature and evolution of his work—his style, the various influences that had an [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 747570

  • 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

  • Comunicación a nivel social
    Glusberg, Jorge
    1968
    This article—a summary of Tucumán Arde [Tucumán is Burning] when it was still in the process of being realized—is of interest because it identifies the work as belonging to “Arte y comunicación de masas” [Art and mass communications], [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 761492

  • Comunicado nº 2 : clausura de la muestra “CAYC al Aire Libre” en la Plaza Roberto Arlt
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1972
    The goal of this essay is to make people aware that the government of the city of Buenos Aires closed and seized the CAyC al Aire Libre [CAyC in the Open Air] exhibition three days after it opened. The essay also asks for the support of those who [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 747531

  • Comunicado nº 4 : Duplicados de telegramas y cartas recibidas a raíz de la clausura de “CAYC al Aire Libre”, dirigidas al Excelentísimo Señor Presidente General Alejandro Agustín Lanusse, Balcarce 50, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1972
    This document, produced by the Centro de Arte y Comunicación [Art and Communication Center], is a collection of statements issued by a variety of representatives of international cultural organizations. They were addressed to the president of the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 747542

  • Comunicado nº 5 : cartas recibidas a raíz de la clausura de “CAYC al Aire Libre”, dirigidas al Excelentísimo Señor Presidente Teniente General Alejandro Agustín Lanuse, Balcarce 50, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1972
    This document from the Centro de Arte y Comunicación [Center for Art and Communication] presents the declarations made by different people and international cultural organizations to the president of the Republic, Lieutenant General Alejandro Agust [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 761185

  • Contenido : exhibición no. 1
    Porter, Liliana, 1941-
    1969
    This is the mail art that Liliana Porter exhibited at Experiencias 69 I [Visual Practices 69 I] at the Centro de Artes Visuales at the Instituto Torcuato Di Tella (September 5–14, 1969.) Porter’s exhibit consisted of four envelopes, each with its [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 773755

  • Creencias y supersticiones de siempre
    Berni, Antonio, 1905-1981
    1976
    Federico Peralta-Ramos and Antonio Berni are shown in a photograph drinking “maté” as a cover for an exhibition catalogue. In his brief presentation, Berni updates both aspects of the Surrealistic approach to what is underneath the things as [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 759605

  • David Cooper con el Grupo de los Trece
    Glusberg, Jorge
    1973
    The text discusses the work method of the Grupo de los Trece [Group of Thirteen] in relation to its constitution. As the coordinator of the group, David Cooper analyzes, on the one hand, the internal problems of the group, “las ansiedades de cada [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 761221

  • De la figuración al arte de sistemas
    Centro de Arte y Comunicación (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1970
    Catalog for the exhibition De la figuración al arte de sistemas [From Figuration to Systems Art] (Córdoba: Museo Provincial de Bellas Artes Emilio A. Caraffa, August 1970 [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 761141

  • De la rebelión a lo posible
    Glusberg, Jorge
    1968
    Jorge Glusberg writes that today’s artist brings forth “meta-creations,” on one side, and on the other, that his attitude must be of rebellion against society. He explains Lea Lublin’s previous works of art side by side her current ones, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 762935

  • Defensa de la juventud disconforme : Testimonio estimulante en una muestra
    1967
    This is a review of an exhibition of new art that was held at the Faculty of Medicine during a symposium on social psychopathology. The event was a means of acknowledging the positive role taken by “dissatisfied youth,” both in visual arts’ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 753865

  • Dossier Argentine : Les Fils de Marx et Mondrian
    1971
    This report includes an extensive unsigned article as well as a number of important documents and photos. It begins by presenting the placement and positions of “the boldest artists of their country…and one of the most brilliant teams of the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 761610

  • Eduardo Favario : 9 al 21 de septiembre
    Favario, Eduardo
    1968
    In the introduction to his proposal, Eduardo Favario stresses that the public should play an active role by means of intervention. He encourages those who had responded to his invitation to set off on an excursion (from the closed venue to another [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 753356

  • Eduardo Ruano expone en el Instituto Di Tella a la Institución Torcuato Di Tella
    Ruano, Eduardo
    1968
    Eduardo Ruano’s leaflet denounces the “cultural machine,” identifies a number of recent acts of censorship at different official art institutions (the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, the Museo de Arte Moderno de Buenos Aires), and denounces the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 751352

  • El bazar de sistemas
    1971
    This text states that the exhibition, Arte de Sistemas [Systems Art] (Buenos Aires, Museo de Arte Moderno, July 1971), contains elements that would “para entretener —o escandalizar— al público […] sirve para medir […] no solo una posición [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 747124

  • El Grupo de los Trece en Arte de Sistemas
    Glusberg, Jorge
    1971
    Jorge Glusberg defines the artist as a modeler of everyday reality, as the “creador de nuevos entornos” [“creator of new environments”], as the “humanizador de la geometría” [“humanizer of geometry”], as “responsible por la [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 761205

  • El Grupo de los Trece en Arte de Sistemas
    Grupo de los Trece (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
    1973
    This document is a catalog of the exhibition El Grupo de los Trece en Arte de Sistemas [The Group of Thirteen in Systems Art] (Buenos Aires: Centro de Arte y Comunicación, December 1972 – March 1973 [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 761687

  • El happening inoportuno
    1968
    This article reports on Eduardo Ruano’s budding artistic career, which was interrupted by his violent political actions at the museum. It also shows that the authorities were mistaken in believing that Ruano’s work was actually the panel that had [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 751325

  • El New York Graphic Workshop
    Camnitzer, Luis
    2004
    In this text, Uruguayan artist Luis Camnitzer recounts the experience of The New York Graphic Workshop. In addition to describing the early days of the group, he explains its three principal aims: 1) to redefine printmaking on the level of theory and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 785884

  • Emilio Ghilioni, Rodolfo Elizalde : 23 al 28 de septiembre
    Ghilioni, Emilio; Elizalde, Rodolfo
    1968
    Emilio Ghilioni and Rodolfo Elizalde describe their happening as an endeavor in tandem, the result of endless rounds of critical reexamination of both avant-garde art and the deteriorating state of the traditional nexus between the artwork and the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 753377

  • Equipo de contrainformación
    1973
    This document by the Equipo de Contrainformación [Counter-information Team] (the only material written by the group) is divided into three sections. The first is a declaration of principles; the second is the script for the historical account ( [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 761451

  • Experiencias a realizar : 13 : El grito sagrado = Experiences to be realized: 13 : The sacred cry
    Puppo, Héctor; Luján Gutiérrez, Jorge de; Pazos, Luis
    1971
    As part of the CAyC’s Experience Still to Come [Visual Practice Still to Come] no. 13, Luis Pazos, Héctor Puppo, and Jorge de Luján Gutiérrez proposed “a 10x5 foot mural” of the faces of the three artists screaming, with “a tape recorder [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 745919