ICAA Researcher: Adriana María Ríos Díaz×
  • [Letter] 1977 January 12, Miramar, Puerto Rico [to] Pedro Alcántara y Virginia Amaya
    Homar, Lorenzo
    This letter was written by the Puerto Rican printmaker Lorenzo Homar in San Juan, Puerto Rico on January 12, 1977, to the Colombian artists Pedro Alcántara Herrán and Virginia Amaya Valdivieso. Homar begins his letter on a friendly note, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1132080

  • Aníbal Gil, maestro del grabado
    This article introduces the exhibition of prints by the Colombian artist Aníbal Gil Villa at the Centro Coltejer in the city of Medellín, where he presented his “dimensiones especiales” series. This 1977 exhibition underscored the importance of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1132516

  • Artistas Cali entes: entrevista a Juan F. Mejía y Wilson Díaz
    In the interview conducted by the Colombian journal Vice Versa, Juan Fernando Mejía and Wilson Díaz have the opportunity to talk about their artistic beginnings, joint projects, and themes that interest them. They also discuss the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1130967

  • Beatriz González
    González Aranda, Beatriz
    This document is a reflexive text in the style of a curriculum vitae, written by Beatriz González in 1973 about her own work over her lifetime. The first paragraph refers to irony as the identifying stamp of her painting, which can be seen as a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1093273

  • Boletín no. 94
    Museo de Arte Moderno La Tertulia
    This text is Boletín No. 94, issued in September 1976, included in the volume of Boletines No. 63 to 118 (January 1971 to December 1978), bound [and published] by the Museo de Arte Moderno La Tertulia in Cali. This was one of a series of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1093256

  • Colón disfrazó de caníbales a los indígenas, porque era un genio de la publicidad! : Gabito
    García Márquez, Gabriel, 1928-
    This text by Gabriel García Márquez published in the weekly cultural supplement to the Cali-based newspaper El Pueblo is the prologue to the portfolio Graficario de la Lucha popular en Colombia (1977). In his critical analysis of ways of disguising [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1099741

  • Comidas de consumo lento : una mirada a los alimentos de Horacio
    This article about the recent exhibition of works by José Horacio Martínez appeared in the Bogotá newspaper El Tiempo. The writer of the article describes some of the paintings in this artist’s series about food that were on display at the Galer [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1133916

  • Cuba Colombia : raíces comunes
    Corporación Prografica (Cali, Colombia)
    This text introduces the print portfolio, Cuba-Colombia, raíces comunes [Cuba/Colombia, Common Roots], the second work of the Corporación Prográfica [Prográfica Association] (Cali, Colombia)—after El graficario de la lucha popular en Colombia [ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1098961

  • Días de Heim: [entrevista a Wilson Díaz] / [por s.n.]
    The daily newspaper La Prensa published an interview with Wilson Díaz Polanco entitled “Días de Heim” about his participation in the first Bienal de Venecia de Bogotá (a city neighborhood). The interview focuses on five questions related to [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1130983

  • Diez billaristas en simultánea
    Estrada, Leonel, 1920-
    This article by artist and critic Leonel Estrada discusses the most recent exhibition of works by Colombian artist Saturnino Ramírez held at Galería Partes in Medellín in September 1977. Ramírez presented drawings, oil paintings, and pastels that [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1129594

  • El tren de los curados/ [por] Colectivo Des-carrilados.
    Colectivo Des-carrilados (Colombia)
    The text “El tren de los curados” was published in the catalogue of the 40 Salón Nacional de Artistas/11 Salones Regionales de Artistas (2006), in the section “Región Pacífico–7 (Salón) de Octubre 2005.” The article was written by the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1130211

  • Elías Heim
    González, Miguel, 1950-
    In this text, Miguel González provides a brief overview of the life of Colombian artist Elías Heim, placing particular emphasis on his education in Jerusalem (Israel) and Munich (Germany), and his production from 1991 to 1997. González discusses [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1101140

  • Entrevista con Hugo Zapata
    Gaviria Gutierrez, Jesús, 1949-
    Published in the Visual Arts Section of La Prensa newspaper, this interview with artist Hugo Zapata by poet and art critic Jesús Gaviria focuses on Zapata’s creative process. Gaviria begins by mentioning that Zapata’s sculpture Geografía [ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1101173

  • Entrevista/Interview/Entretien. Elías Heim
    Biec, Odile
    The synopsis and the annotations in English are coming soon.                                However, our bilingual readers can click on “Español” to access this information in Spanish [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1101124

  • Exposición de mujeres anónimas : en la Galería "El Callejón"
    The Bogotá newspaper El Espectador published this interview with Saturnino Ramírez on the occasion of the exhibition—which it calls Mujeres anónimas (1973)—at Galería El Callejón, also in Bogotá. After a brief description of the artist’s [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1129613

  • Fabián Rendón: Convocante del azar
    Cano Busquets, Marisol, 1961-; Roca, Juan Manuel, 1946-
    This brief biography of Colombian artist Fabián Rendón by journalist Marisol Cano Busquets and poet Juan Manuel Roca is based on an interview held in Rendón’s studio. The authors consider Rendón a draftsman, printmaker, and a dedicated [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1101156

  • Gráfica en colores de la República Democrática Alemana
    Pachnicke, Peter
    The curator, Dr. Peter Pachnicke, wrote the preface for the exhibition, Gráfica Contemporánea de la República Democrática Alemana [Contemporary Graphic Art of the German Democratic Republic {East Germany}] (1982), held by the Museo de Arte [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1098976

  • Guillermo Marín : la incapacidad adquirida de escapar
    Roca, José Ignacio
    In his “Columna de arena” (an online column of art criticism), José Ignacio Roca discusses the performance La incapacidad adquirida de escapar [The Acquired Inability to Escape] by Guillermo Marín at the Alianza Colombo-Francesa in Bogotá, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1129814

  • La chispa de Luis Paz
    Medina, Alvaro, 1942-
    Álvaro Medina analyzes the work of Colombian artist Luis Paz, who “works with ideas more than with images.” Medina defines Paz’s work as Conceptual art, a category that allows him to explain what is supposedly understood by this trend in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1130227

  • La gráfica y la lucha popular en Colombia
    Medina, Alvaro, 1942-
    The text by the art historian and critic, Álvaro Medina, published in the Semanario Cultural [Weekly Arts Section] of the newspaper, El Pueblo in the city of Cali, is the introduction to Graficario de la lucha popular en Colombia [Graphic Portfolio [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1098886

  • La pintura mural en Medellín : a propósito del fresco de la Caja Agraria
    Jiménez Gómez, Carlos
    The essayist Carlos Jiménez Gómez interviews Aníbal Gil and provides a detailed profile of the artist on the occasion of his latest mural at the Caja Agraria in the city of Medellín. Jiménez inquires about the “young maestro’s” artistic [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1133317

  • Las serigrafías de Hugo Zapata
    Valencia Restrepo, Luis Fernando, 1946-
    Critic Luis Fernando Valencia calls the most recent exhibition of works by Hugo Zapata, which was held at the Medellín Chamber of Commerce, “the best set of works [this artist] has ever exhibited.” Valencia praises Zapata’s work in silkscreen [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1129575

  • Los 20 dibujos de Saturnino Ramírez : la exposición de El Parque
    This text, published in the Medellín newspaper El Colombiano, discusses Saturnino Ramírez’s last solo exhibition before leaving for Europe. Entitled Los 20 dibujos de Saturnino Ramírez (1974), the show held at El Parque gallery in Medellín [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1129631

  • Lugar : a project for the contemporary creation
    Muñoz, Oscar, 1951-
    “Lugar: A Project for Contemporary Creation / Un proyecto de creación contemporánea” is the handwritten (in Spanish) proposal that was used to create Lugar a dudas [Room for Doubt], an independent space (in the city of Cali) that promotes and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1094394

  • No hay espacio para la certidumbre
    Roca, José Ignacio
    In this interview, “No hay espacio para la certidumbre” [No Room for Certainty] the critic and art curator José Ignacio Roca asks the Colombian artist Oscar Muñoz to explain his reasons for creating Lugar a dudas [Room for Doubt], an [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1098601

  • Performance en el contexto del museo
    Medina, Juan David
    This article by Juan David Medina, a member of the Helena Producciones art group, addresses the debate prompted by the III Festival de Performance [Third Festival of Performance Art] held in October 1999 at the Museo de Arte Moderno La Tertulia, a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1131320

  • Rosemberg Sandoval
    Herzog, Hans- Michael, 1956-
    This is the published record of the conversation that ensued when Hans-Michael Herzog, the curator of the Fundación Daros Latinamerica [Daros Latinamerica Foundation] interviewed Rosemberg Sandoval. The interview shows how the Colombian artist’s [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1132144

  • Rosemberg Sandoval
    Sandoval, Rosemberg, 1959-
    The Colombian artist Rosemberg Sandoval took part in the Simposio sobre la situación social, política y artística en Colombia [Symposium on the Social, Political, and Artistic Situation in Colombia], organized by the Fundación Daros Latinamerica [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1132160

  • Un artista sin "snob": José Horacio Martínez, en la plenitud del día
    Flórez, Alejandro
    Alejandro Flórez, a reporter for Cali-based newspaper El País, interviewed artist José Horacio Martínez when he was awarded one of three prizes at the XXXV Salón Nacional de Artistas (1994) for a series of paintings entitled Recuerdos de [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1132500