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  • 11 Tipos : arte en Venezuela en los años setenta
    Palenzuela, Juan Carlos, 1954-
    In the book 11 tipos. Arte en Venezuela en los años setenta, the researcher Juan Carlos Palenzuela makes an exhaustive study of Venezuelan art in the1970s, a time when conceptual art was unquestionably being produced in that country. The author [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1051955

  • A 10 años del tercer milenio
    Guevara, Roberto, 1932-1998
    In this critical article, published in the exhibition catalogue, Roberto Guevara discusses some of the works shown at the Primera Bienal de Artes Visuales Christian Dior (Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Caracas, 1989), and sheds light on the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1166302

  • Acotaciones al tema de la crueldad en el arte : en memoria de Pedro Américo- Brasil 1843 - 1905-pintor de tiradentes descuartizado
    Von Dangel, Miguel, 1946-
    Miguel von Dangel begins this article with a story about the death of a horse that was used in [medical] experiments. His wish that the horse be given a compassionate death was stymied, and instead, the horse ended up dying slowly, in painful agony, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1102157

  • Cristos de Miguel Von Dangel
    Da Antonio, Francisco, 1930-
    The critic and historian Francisco Da Antonio writes the prologue in the catalogue for Cristos (Caracas: Galería El ave que llovía, 1972), the exhibition of works by the visual artist Miguel von Dangel. The critic interprets the work Retrato [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1154108

  • De engaños y otras lidias
    Palenzuela, Juan Carlos, 1954-
    This essay, written by the critic and historian Juan Carlos Palenzuela, appeared as the prologue in the catalogue for De engaños y otras lidias, the exhibition of works by the visual artist Miguel von Dangel held at the Museo de Arte Contemporáneo [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1154044

  • En ninguna parte tolero profanación porque de hacerlo perdería el cielo
    Velluto, Antonio
    In this newspaper article, Antonio Velluto describes the incident at the Caracas Cathedral when the parish priest, Augusto Laborem, took a stick to the sculpture Retrato espiritual de un tiempo, by Miguel von Dangel, and destroyed it because he [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1154380

  • Entrevista con Miguel Von Dangel
    Valera, María Cecilia
    This interview was conducted by researcher María Cristina Valera with Miguel von Dangel, the Venezuelan artist born in Germany, in which he comments on the background, character, and the possible interpretations of his exhibition De engaños y otras [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1154060

  • Interview with Miguel Von Dangel
    Stein, Axel
    Axel Stein, the cultural agent, interviews Miguel von Dangel for an article in the catalogue for the exhibition Three Venezuelans in Two Dimensions. Miguel von Dangel. Ernesto León. Carlos Zerpa (New York: Americas Society Art Gallery, 1988). Von [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1102348

  • La Batalla de San Romano de Von Dangel (I)
    Cárdenas, María Luz
    In the first part of her review of La Batalla de San Romano—the German-born Venezuelan visual artist Miguel von Dangel’s version of Paolo Uccello’s Renaissance painting by the same name— María Luz Cárdenas analyzes similarities between the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1154028

  • La Batalla de San Romano de Von Dangel (II)
    Cárdenas, María Luz
    In the second part of her review of La Batalla de San Romano—Miguel von Dangel’s version of the Renaissance painter Paolo Uccello’s work by the same name— María Luz Cárdenas describes the different sections in von Dangel’s version. She [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1154092

  • La iridiscencia del ojo de la materia o como leer un objeto artístico procesal
    Ortega, Julio, 1942-
    In this text, Peruvian writer and critic Julio Ortega argues that the work of Miguel von Dangel cannot be read on the basis of academic ideas limited by causal historicism and the Eurocentric canon´s logic. In his view, von Dangel’s work forms [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1155251

  • Lo barroco y lo simbólico en la obra de Miguel Von Dangel
    Guédez, Víctor
    In this article, the critic Víctor Guédez drafts twelve points that, in his view, serve as a guide for an analytical approach to the work of Miguel von Dangel, La Batalla de San Romano. The author points to the contradictory vision projected by the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1154124

  • Lo trascendente de lo cotidiano : conversación con Miguel Von Dangel
    Blyde, Aurora
    This interview with Miguel von Dangel, conducted by Aurora Blyde, examines the artist’s career from its beginnings to date, making reference to his chief exhibitions and his most important works. Von Dangel believes it is an artist’s duty to [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1101950

  • Mapas; El oro; Oro de América
    Márquez, Francisco, 1943-
    In this essay the critic Francisco Márquez reviews three series of paintings by Miguel von Dangel: Mapas, Oro de América [or Calcos en Oro], and Tierras [or Encapsulados], in which he detects three different ways to approach the Venezuelan and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1154076

  • Mi obra ha tenido que luchar contra muchos prejuicios : un premio nacional visto con la luz de Petare
    Monsalve, Yasmin
    In this interview with Miguel von Dangel by Yasmín Monsalve, the artist shares his reaction to having been awarded the Premio Nacional de Artes Plásticas de Venezuela in 1991. Von Dangel recounts how he got his start in the arts and explains his [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1102125

  • Miguel Von Dangel : la conservación del paisaje americano
    Viloria Vera, Enrique
    Writer Enrique Viloria analyzes the work of Miguel von Dangel from a perspective based on environmental conservation, suggesting that in his encapsulated landscapes, nature retains its essence, transcending the work (which is imprisoned and preserved [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1154827

  • Miguel Von Dangel : la respuesta latinoamericana (I)
    Flores, Elsa
    In the first of the two parts of this essay, Elsa Flores provides a critical analysis of the work by Miguel von Dangel featured in the São Paulo Biennial. Flores’s premise is that von Dangel’s work is a model “Latin American response” to the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1155150

  • Miguel Von Dangel : la respuesta latinoamericana (II)
    Flores, Elsa
    In the second part of this essay, Elsa Flores concludes her critical analysis of the work of visual artist Miguel von Dangel featured in the São Paulo Biennial. Flores examines the underlying premise that the combination of elements in von Dangel’ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1154906

  • Miguel Von Dangel : no creo el cuento de que Reverón era loco
    Pérez, María Josefa
    This interview with Miguel von Dangel, conducted by journalist María Josefa Pérez, covers his aesthetics, his most recent work, and how he thinks he is perceived by critics and the public. Responding to critics who describe his work as ugly and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1154012

  • Miguel von Dangel y la Batalla de San Romano
    Márquez, Francisco, 1943-
    In this essay, Francisco Márquez analyzes Miguel von Dangel’s work La Batalla de San Romano, a version of a work of the same name by Renaissance painter Paolo Uccello. For the Chilean critic, this contemporary piece largely represents an “ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1101604

  • Miguel Von Dangel
    Flores, Elsa
    In this article, Elsa Flores uses her criticism to contrast the different paths, both formal and conceptual, taken by Miguel von Dangel in developing his work. Flores points out that the artist’s work fluctuates between opposing forces: good and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1056044

  • Miguel Von Dangel
    Blanco, Lourdes
    This is an essay on Miguel von Dangel by curator Lourdes Blanco, written for the exhibition Cincoincidentes (Museo de Barquisimeto, 1984), wherein she defines his creation as a “desahogo para un torrente de sensaciones que presionan su conciencia [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1097326

  • Miguel Von Dangel
    Pannier, Luis, 1953-
    In this interview with Miguel von Dangel by French-Venezuelan painter Luis Pannier (b. 1953), von Dangel reflects on art as a religious activity and on the role of the natural environment of the Americas in his work. In von Dangel’s view, the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1154859

  • Miguel Von Dangel
    Calzadilla, Juan, 1931
    Juan Calzadilla wrote this critical text as a preface to the catalogue for Miguel von Dangel’s exhibition Sacrifixiones (1969). The essay starts with comments on the artist’s beginnings in taxidermy. Calzadilla explains how, during his time at [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1102109

  • Sacrofonías de Miguel Von Dangel
    Silva, Carlos
    Carlos Silva reviews the works presented by Miguel von Dangelat the exhibition Sacrofanías (Caracas: Centro Armitano de Arte, 1989). Silva assesses the artist’s work to date and mentions von Dangel’s conceptual consistency as he creates a vast [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1154843

  • San Romano
    Von Dangel, Miguel, 1946-
    This is a selection of notes taken from the diary of the German-born Venezuelan visual artist Miguel von Dangel and published in the catalogue for the exhibition La Batalla de San Romano, in which the artist presents his version of the homonymous [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1101572

  • Transfiguraciones de Miguel Von Dangel
    Montero Castro, Roberto
    Critic Roberto Montero Castro examines the roots of the modernist aesthetic, its evolution, and its characteristics up to the 1970s, which was marked by a rupture with the formalists and rationalists that preceded it. This gave birth to a new ( [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1153996

  • Una vuelta a Dios
    Pantin, Blanca Elena, 1957-
    Journalist Blanca Elena Pantin interviews Miguel von Dangel about the religious meaning of his work. Influenced by the thinking of Jean-Paul Sartre and Friedrich Nietzsche, the painter asserts that, after the experience of two world wars in the 20th [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1154554