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Name Descriptor: Centro de Arte Puertorriqueño×
  • [Con motivo de la Tercera Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano...]
    Fernández Méndez, Eugenio; Cárdenas Ruiz, Manuel
    This timeline tracks the life of Puerto Rican artist Rafael Tufiño, who lived in New York and in Mexico City. Puerto Rican intellectuals Manuel Cárdenas Ruiz and Eugenio Fernández Méndez review the graphic work produced by Tufiño between the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 857777

  • [Este Portafolio constituye la primera publicación del Taller Gráfico del Centro de Arte Puertorriqueño...]
    Centro de Arte Puertorriqueño
    This is the introduction to the first portfolio, published to commemorate the first anniversary of the Centro de Arte Puertorriqueño [Puerto Rican Art Center] (CAP) that was established in 1950 in San Juan. The essay describes the goals and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 863957

  • Apuntes sobre la pintura puertorriqueña (de las décadas del ’40 al ’60)
    Torres Martinó, José Antonio, 1916 - 2011
    Puerto Rican artist and essayist José A. Torres Martinó offers an account of artists working on the island from the 1940s through the 1960s. He speaks of the importance of the Centro de Arte Puertorriqueño (CAP); the División de Educación de la [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 822337

  • El Centro de Arte Puertorriqueño
    Torres Martinó, José Antonio, 1916 - 2011
    In this historical overview, artist José A. Torres Martinó describes how he and fellow Puerto Rican artist Félix Rodríguez Báez opened a studio called Estudio 17 in the late-1940s. Other artists joined their efforts and together they founded the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 822200

  • El portafolios gráfico o la hoja liberada
    Tió, Teresa
    This essay by Puerto Rican historian Teresa Tío discusses the historical development of graphic portfolios in Puerto Rico between the 1950s and the 1990s. The essayist’s thesis is based on the fact that Puerto Rico has a long tradition of creating [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 806479

  • Esperanza para el 51 : grupo de artistas boricuas crean entidad sorprendente
    Márquez, Juan Luis
    Journalist Juan Luis Márquez reports that fellow Puerto Ricans José Antonio Torres Martinó, Lorenzo Homar, Rafael Tufiño, Julio Rosado del Valle, and Félix Rodríguez Báez have organized the Centro de Arte Puertorriqueño (CAP) in order to [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 865312

  • Fue la década-
    Martorell, Antonio, 1939-
    Puerto Rican artist and printmaker Antonio Martorell offers an overview of important events in 1950s Puerto Rico. During that period, artists and writers strove to “affirm the threatened national identity and language, point out and question an [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 822177

  • Portada de Puerto Rico Ilustrado. 13 de diciembre de 1952
    This document is the cover of the magazine, Puerto Rico Ilustrado [Puerto Rico Illustrated], and consists of a photograph of five members of the Centro de Arte Puertorriqueño [CAP, Center for Puerto Rican Art]: Samuel Sánchez, Rafael Tufiño, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 853457

  • Segunda Exposición Puertorriqueña al aire libre
    The Centro de Arte Puertorriqueño sponsored the second painting exhibition in the Plaza de Armas in Old San Juan in 1952. The jury was composed of Irene Delano, Fernando Monserrate, and Father Marcolino Maas, and first prize was given to Rafael Tufi [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 853439