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  • Ciudades Universitarias México y Caracas
    Torre, Guillermo de, 1900 -1971
    This essay by the Spanish writer Guillermo de Torre is divided into two separate sections. The first is about the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (located in Mexico City, in Valle del Pedregal de San Ángel), a project in which several [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1172362

  • Villanueva and the Uses of Arts : The integration of painting and sculpture in his architecture constitutes a unique achievement of our period
    Moholy- Nagy, Sibyl, 1903-1971
    The writer of this text was Sibyl Moholy-Nagy, an art history professor and architecture critic in Germany. Here, she addresses the issue of art integration, which has been of interest to the art world for a long time. Focusing on the way [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1172346

  • Un sueño hecho realidad
    Vasarely, Victor, 1906-1997
    In this short essay, Víctor Vasarely recalls the beginning of his collaboration with architects, which began in 1952, when he met Venezuelan architect Carlos Raul Villanueva in Paris through Sofia Imber. [Villanueva] invited him to participate in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1172298

  • Calder sobre Venezuela : fragmentos sobre la autobiografía de Alexander Calder
    Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976
    Alexander Calder, the North American visual artist, talks about his trip to Venezuela during the summer of 1955, when the architect Carlos Raúl Villanueva organized an exhibition of his works in Caracas. Calder discusses the process involved in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1168316

  • Arte y arquitectura
    Jiménez, Ariel
    In his essay about the Venezuelan sculptor Víctor Valera’s synthesis of the arts, Ariel Jiménez discusses the concepts of “artistic integration” and “the synthesis of the visual arts,” highlighting the social and collective ramifications [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1161764

  • Vigas sufre de afán publicitario : Villanueva se halla por encima de ataques insensatos
    Feltra, A.
    This text is an interview of the architect Carlos Celis Cepero by the journalist A. Feltra. During their dialogue, the architect expresses his disagreement with the criticisms raised in Venezuela by the painter Oswaldo Vigas about Carlos Raúl [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1155580

  • Integration of the arts = Integración de las artes
    Moholy- Nagy, Sibyl, 1903-1971
    In this excerpt from her book Carlos Raúl Villanueva y la arquitectura de Venezuela, Professor Sibyl Moholy-Nagy, from the United States, describes how the architect [Villanueva] expresses his own personal view of the “synthesis of the arts.” [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1097270

  • Los artistas extranjeros de la ciudad universitaria de Caracas
    Meneses, Guillermo, 1911-1978
    Guillermo Meneses discusses the foreign artists invited by the architect Carlos Raúl Villanueva to work with him on his plan to incorporate art into the proposed Ciudad Universitaria in Caracas. Meneses begins by mentioning the artistic merits of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1060120

  • La Ciudad Universitaria : un ensayo de Integración de las Artes
    Calzadilla, Juan, 1931
    In this essay, Juan Calzadilla points out all the qualities that enabled Venezuelan architect Carlos Raúl Villanueva to become the “protector of the arts” and to develop the Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas, the project for the “integration of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 864316

  • Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas : una síntesis de las Artes Plásticas
    Muiño Loureda, Antonio
    In this essay, Antonio Muiño Loureda reviews artistic syntheses that have occurred throughout history up to the industrial era, mentioning some of the most significant collaborations of this period. He describes different aspects of the project [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 864275

  • Pintura y escultura en la Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas
    “Luis Navarro” (possibly a pseudonym of the author) meticulously describes the participation of each one of the artists involved in the arts integration project led by architect Carlos Raúl Villanueva at the Ciudad Universitaria of Caracas. [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 864255

  • Perspectivas da América Latina
    Veríssimo, José, 1857-1916
    This article perhaps overoptimistically heralds an “auspicious renaissance in Latin America” that was due to the publication of works by a number of Latin American authors on subjects concerning the Americas as a whole, according to the article [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 776283