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Name Descriptor: Pape, Lygia×
  • [Apocalipopótese no Pavilhão Japonês]
    Oiticica, Hélio, 1937-1980; Duarte, Rogério
    1968
    Hélio Oiticica and Rogério Duarte describe the group experience called Apocalipopótese, a hybrid term that combines the words Apocalypse, hypothesis, and hippopotamus. The essay is written in a decidedly irreverent, poetic style that establishes a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110621

  • A criação do Livro da Criação
    Merquior, José Guilherme
    1960
    In this critical review of Livro da Criação, the work by Lygia Pape, the writer and Ambassador José Guilherme Merquior notes that though the piece is playful it is certainly not childish. He adds that the work depends entirely on the viewer’s [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1090794

  • Ballet: experiência visual
    Pape, Lygia
    1959
    In this statement, visual artist Lygia Pape discusses her proposal in Ballet neoconcreto; rendering space dynamic is, the artist explains, essential to works of this sort. In her view, works in modern dance by Oscar Schlemmer and Nicolas Schoffer [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1090926

  • Cinema de Artista: 16a. Bienal de S. Paulo
    Canongia, Ligia; Freitas, Iole de, 1945-; Mejía, Adolfo, 1905-1973
    1981
    This is the script that was used to introduce the films shown at the Cinema de Artista during the sixteenth Bienal de São Paulo in 1981. The critic Ligia Canongia and the visual artist Iole de Freitas wrote what is essentially a synopsis of the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110614

  • Eat me - a gula ou a luxúria?
    Pape, Lygia
    1975
    In this text Lygia Pape emphasizes the existing connection between poetic and topological space, something which the artist had been delving into since her beginnings in neo-concrete art (1959). She refers to a space in which internal / external [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110623

  • Exorcizando o "Exoticado"
    Machado, Milton, 1947-
    1996
    Artist Milton Machado discusses the response abroad, specifically in England, to the group show Continuum Brazilian Art 1960s–1990s, held in Essex in 1995. Machado comments on the appeal of a certain “exoticism” attributed to [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110990

  • Gravura: depoimento de Lygia Pape
    Pape, Lygia
    1959
    In this article Lygia Pape discusses her work with woodcut blocks, and explains that prints produced using this technique must reflect their essentially graphic nature. She acknowledges her guiding principles, such as a respect for the texture of the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1090306

  • I Exposição Nacional de Arte Concreta: 2 - O grupo do Rio
    Gullar, Ferreira, 1930-
    1957
    This article reviews the works exhibited by carioca artists (from Rio de Janeiro) at the I Exposição Nacional de Arte Concreta. The poet and critic Ferreira Gullar, who lives in Rio and is the leader of the local concrete art group, discusses the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1090217

  • La memoria visual de una colección
    Pérez- Ratton, Virginia
    2005
    The artist, curator, and researcher from Costa Rica, Virginia Pérez Ratton, describes the exhibition A contra corriente [Against the Current] that took place at Galería TEOR/éTica in Costa Rica in 2005 and which included works by Lygia Pape , Gego [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1159800

  • Ligia Pape
    Oiticica, Hélio, 1937-1980
    1975
    In this essay, Hélio Oiticica reviews Lygia Pape’s career, which has been skyrocketing ever since her Livro da criação, produced in 1960. Oiticica notes that Pape’s work is increasingly concerned with sensory experience, a trend that has been [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110628

  • Lygia Pape : a radicalidade do real
    Doctors, Marcio
    1990
    Art critic Márcio Doctors analyzes the work of Lygia Pape, whom he considers the most radical of the three Neo-Concrete artists (Lygia Clark, Hélio Oiticica, and Pape). These artists set out to confront the radical experience of space as if it were [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1111257

  • Lygia Pape
    Pape, Lygia; Pimentel, Luiz Otávio
    1983
    Volume from the ABC collection – Arte Brasileira Contemporânea dedicated to Lygia Pape; it includes texts written by her, critic Mário Pedrosa, and a poem by Luis Otávio Pimentel, as well as some short passages written by 19th century writer [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1111071

  • Un salto radical
    Brett, Guy
    1990
    This text by British critic Guy Brett analyzes Latin American art movements of the fifties and sixties, specifically Kinetic art, Op art, and Concretism. Brett argues that those movements formulated a radical change on the level of theory and of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 808389