ICAA Researcher: Flavia Marichal Lugo.×
  • Definición y orientación : ¿qué somos? ¿cómo somos?
    Meléndez Muñoz, Miguel, 1884-1966
    1929
    In 1929, the publishers of Índice, the Puerto Rican magazine, were curious about their contemporary countrymen, and wondered who they were and what they were like. To aid in the discussion, they posed three specific questions: 1) Do you think there [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 853083

  • Definición y orientación: ¿qué somos? ¿cómo somos?
    Coll Vidal, José, 1892-
    1929
    In 1929, the publishers of Índice, the Puerto Rican magazine, were curious about their contemporary countrymen, and wondered who they were and what they were like. To aid in the discussion, they posed three specific questions: 1) Do you think there [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 852903

  • Definición y orientación: ¿qué somos? ¿cómo somos?
    Colorado, Antonio
    1929
    In 1929, the publishers of Índice, the Puerto Rican magazine, were curious about their contemporary countrymen wondering who they were and what they were like. To aid in the discussion, they posed three specific questions: 1) Do you think there is a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 853064

  • Definición y orientación: ¿qué somos? ¿cómo somos?
    Ramírez, Rafael W.
    In 1929, the publishers of Índice, the Puerto Rican magazine, were curious about their contemporary countrymen, and wondered who they were and what they were like. To aid in the discussion, they posed three specific questions: 1) Do you think there [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 853102

  • El simbolismo criollo de Julio Tomás Martínez
    Nolla, Olga
    1990
    The Puerto Rican writer Olga Nolla writes in-depth about some of the works produced by the Puerto Rican artist Julio Tomás Martínez. According to her, Martínez was influenced by Symbolism, Surrealism, and Futurism, which set him apart from his [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 824059

  • Escribo como mujer: trayectoria de la narrativa de Marta Traba
    Solá, María Magdalena
    1984
    The literary critic, María Sola, tells us that we can pinpoint the legacy of Marta Traba, which is the “dentro de la lucha de la mujer ‘por hablar’ en cambio de ‘ser hablada’ por otros” [women’s struggle to be the ‘speakers’ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 824988

  • La fotografía artística
    Méndez Caratini, Héctor, 1949-
    1991
    One hundred fifty years after the birth of photography, the Puerto Rican photographer, Héctor Méndez Caratini, writes in 1991 about art photography in New York. He notes what a different reception this work is given in New York, compared to the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 856906

  • La importancia de la exposición catalana
    Agrait, Gustavo
    1937
    Puerto Rican writer Gustavo Agrait comments that the Universidad de Puerto Rico has always tried to sponsor events that could broaden the cultural horizons of the island. The exhibition of work by Catalan artists, held April 2–9, 1933, included [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 824865

  • La pintura del placer o el placer de la pintura
    Martorell, Antonio, 1939-
    1991
    The Puerto Rican artist, Antonio Martorell, wonders if there is eroticism in Puerto Rican art. The question arises after Hollister Sturges, director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, [Massachusetts,] asks Martorell if erotic art exists on the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 856872

  • La VII Bienal del Grabado Latinoamericano
    Cherson, Samuel B.
    1986
    The critic Samuel Cherson gives a historical account of the Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano y del Caribe [San Juan Biennial of Latin American and Caribbean Graphic Art]. He notes that the 7th Biennial (1986) opened 3 ½ years after [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 852865

  • Manifiesto
    Homar, Lorenzo; Martorell, Antonio, 1939-; Rivera Rosa, Rafael
    1974
    In this manifesto, Puerto Rican artists Antonio Martorell, Lorenzo Homar, Rafael Rivera, Juan O'Neill, Nelson Sambolín, Antonio Maldonado, and Ángel Casiano expressed their solidarity with oppressed and exploited nations that struggled to gain [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 856319

  • Marta Pérez Garcia
    Torres Martinó, José Antonio, 1916 - 2011
    1996
    Puerto Rican artist and critic José Antonio Torres Martinó (Ponce, Puerto Rico, born 1916) provides a brief analysis of the work of Puerto Rican artist Marta Pérez García on the occasion of her exhibition of prints at the Galería Botello in 1996 [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 861960

  • Myrna Báez y las técnicas del grabado
    García Fonteboa, Manuel
    1988
    In this interview with Myrna Báez, fellow Puerto Rican artist Manuel García Fonteboa—who worked for Báez as a printer of silkscreens on many occasions—asks about her training in art and the methods she uses in her graphic work. Báez explains [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 866764

  • Other Gifts to the Art Collection of the University of Puerto Rico
    1937
    In this press release, North American poet and educator Muna Lee de Muñoz Marín announces the works that have been donated to the Universidad de Puerto Rico (UPR), specifically a portrait of Juan José Osuna (interim rector of the UPR at the time) [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 824943

  • Solicitud de Beca Guggenheim, Proyecto de Trabajo
    Baez, Myrna, 1931-
    1970
    This is a draft of the text in which Puerto Rican artist Myrna Báez explains why she would like to be considered for the prestigious Guggenheim Scholarship. Báez states that she has not been able to dedicate herself fully to her painting and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 856838

  • Some notes on why latin american artists come to New York
    Belkin, Arnold
    According to Arnold Belkin, “the Canadian son of Mexican mural painting,” the imperialist policy of the United States of America toward Latin America, as well as the prevailing climate of repression there, prompted many Latin American artists to [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 825608

  • Taller de Experimentación serigráfica en el nuevo Museo del Grabado Latinoamericano
    Homar, Lorenzo
    1972
    The printmaker Lorenzo Homar comments on the silk screen workshop he organized at the Museo del Grabado Latinoamericano [Museum of Latin American Graphic Art] for the museum’s inauguration at the time of the Segunda Bienal de San Juan del Grabado [ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 860096

  • Taller Homar
    Homar, Lorenzo; Fromm, Georg
    In this proposal, Lorenzo Homar, the director of his own workshop, and Professor Georg Fromm, the administrator, outline the basic requirements involved in the financial support of the Taller Homar [Homar Workshop]. They explain that the workshop [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 863727

  • Terra firma
    De Romero, Ralph
    1986
    In this poem, Ralph de Romero, a Puerto Rican artist born in New York, writes about the tierra [earth] as if it were a living being that provides us everything we need, as well as what we are. The poem begins and ends by pointing out that the earth [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 862862

  • The "Typical American Soldier" lives in Puerto Rico : The Interesting Story of Epstein’s Bust of August Kopf in the Metropolitan Museum : Según el escultor Epstein, el típico soldado americano es ciudadano de Puerto Rico
    1937
    Poet and educator Muna Lee de Muñoz Marín points out that sculptor Jacob Epstein, from the U.S., employed August Franklin Kopf, who lived in Puerto Rico, as his model for a sculpture of the typical American soldier. The article tells how these two [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 824928

  • To Redefine ... To Reevaluate
    De Romero, Ralph
    1975
    In this short essay, Ralph de Romero, a Puerto Rican artist born in New York, expresses his thoughts about the differences that emerge in painting, whether as the subject of an intellectual conversation or in terms of its significance to him as a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 862986

  • Una Bienal que peca por defecto
    Cherson, Samuel B.
    1988
    Samuel Cherson, a Cuban living in exile in Puerto Rico, gives a brief account of the history of the Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano y del Caribe [San Juan Biennial of Latin American and Caribbean Graphic Art]. He concludes that the 8th [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 852846