ICAA Researcher: José Augusto Ribeiro, Fernanda Pitta×
  • A identidade no plural
    Fabris, Annateresa
    2000
    In this essay, Annateresa Fabris addresses the issue of identity and its connections to the visual arts in Latin America. She refers to the concept of a “sense of place” in the development of the symbolic system that posits the idea of a “ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 808207

  • A vocação construtiva da arte latino-americana
    Morais, Frederico, 1936-
    1997
    In this essay, the art critic Frederico Morais takes a new approach to Latin American Constructive art, describing the influence it has had on European and North American art as well as its relationship to Latin American culture and society. The term [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 808244

  • Amerique Latine
    Andrade, Mário de, 1893-1945
    1986
    Mário de Andrade reviews Amérique Latine, the book by the French sociologist André Siegfried, criticizing the author’s method which, in de Andrade’s view, takes a far too general approach that fails to grasp the complexities of this particular [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 807815

  • Cartographies
    Mesquita, Ivo
    1993
    The curator Ivo Mesquita discusses the concepts and criteria that informed his curatorial process in organizing the Latin American art exhibition Cartographies (Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Canada, 1993). He proposes the concept of “cartography [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 807646

  • Da adversidade vivemos ou uma cartografia em construção
    MELENDI, Maria Angélica
    2004
    In her essay, María Angélica Melendi discusses how Latin America fits into artistic and cultural grand narratives (grand-récits). In her opinion, the art produced in Latin America seeks to insert itself into these narratives in two different ways [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 808351

  • Duas cartografias da América Latina : Joaquín Torres Garcia e Anna Bella Geiger
    Fabris, Annateresa
    2002
    This essay suggests a reading of the works of Joaquín Torres García (1875–1949) and the contemporary Brazilian artist Anna Bella Geiger through the lens of their compositional approaches, both of which were related to the field of cartography. [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 808407

  • Entre fronteiras : pensando sobre a arte
    Zielinsky, Mônica
    2000
    In this essay, Mônica Zielinsky looks at the state of art at the end of the twentieth century, trying to identify the subjects that artists are using; that is, what they are looking for in their work, especially in Latin America. Her reflections are [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 808119

  • Genealogia del entre-lugar modernista
    ANTELO, Raúl
    2006
    This essay by Professor Raúl Antelo addresses the issue of place in a theory concerning the marginalizing of Latin American culture, more specifically within South America. This culture has always been viewed through a prism of exclusion and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 808262

  • Incomplete glossary of sources of Latin American art
    Herkenhoff, Paulo
    1993
    This is a collection of sarcastic, occasionally humorous “definitions” of terms that help to understand Latin American art. Some are taken from research conducted into methods used in art production in the region (such as “cannibalism,” “ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 808171

  • Introdução : América Latina : territorialidades e práticas artísticas
    Maria Amélia Bulhões; Kern, Maria Lúcia Bastos
    2002
    In the introduction to their anthology of essays, María Amalia Bulhões and Maria Lúcia Kern explain their goal of assembling works by thinkers who suggested alternatives to the problem of territorializing art practices in Latin America. This [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 808075

  • Newton Freitas
    Andrade, Mário de, 1893-1945
    1945
    Mário de Andrade notes the nuances in the style of this Brazilian author who lives in Argentina—where he was forced into exile by the Estado Novo—and recognizes his ability to discuss a wide range of subjects with admirable self-possession and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 807793

  • O corpo repetido : espaço de sacralização/dessacralização nas obras de Frida Kahlo, Ismael Nery e Fernando Botero
    Borsa Cattani, Icleia
    1997
    In this article, the author Icleia Borsa Cattani discusses her opinion that a particular artistic process is an intrinsic aspect of modernity: repetition. She analyzes the portrayal of the human body in the works of Frida Kahlo, Ismael Nery, and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 808294

  • Os brasileiros e a nossa América
    Cândido, Antônio, 1918-
    2004
    Antonio Candido’s review is based on the ideas expressed by Brazilian intellectuals concerning Latin America. He focuses on the period 1880–1920 that saw the development of a systematized approach to analyzing the subcontinent as it evolved into [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 807627

  • Perspectiva crítica II : notas sobre a importância histórica da Bienal do Mercosul no estabelecimento de uma "auto-estima" para a arte latino-americana
    Gaudêncio Fidelis
    2005
    Gaudêncio Fidelis sounds the alarm concerning the inadequacy of lectures that suggest that so-called “postcolonial societies” absolutely must take the necessary steps to catch up with modernity. Given the impossibility of shoehorning the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 807948

  • Regionalidade e universalidade na expressão artística latino-americana
    GONÇALVES, Lisbeth Rebollo
    1994
    This article stresses the need to establish the parameters of Latin American art events and think about the criteria used to judge them. It also discusses a question that defines the idea of “regionality,” a concept that is closely associated [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 808332