ICAA Researcher: Santiago Londoño Vélez×
  • Rubrica : inexperiencia pictórica frente a una exposición
    Mejía y Mejía, José
    1936
    On the occasion of an exhibition at the Instituto de Bellas Artes de Medellín that included paintings by Colombian artists such as Paulina Uribe de Escobar and Carlos Correa, the journalist José Mejía y Mejía published an article in which he [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1098224

  • Segunda parte
    Cárdenas, Jorge, 1931-
    1987
    In the second part of his book on the life and work of sculptor Marco Tobón Mejía, painter Jorge Cárdenas discusses Tobón Mejía’s reliefs, commemorative and funerary monuments, and other sculpture. He describes how Tobón Mejía’s study of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1129894

  • Sobre cuestiones de arte
    Betancourt, Félix
    1909
    In this text, the lawyer and humanist Felix Betancourt submits one of the earliest philosophical reflections on aesthetic matters ever to be expressed in Antioquia. Betancourt claims that “perfect and ultimate beauty” arises from things and from [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1094060

  • Un fallo saludable
    Vélez, Eladio, 1897- 1967
    1940
    Colombian painter Ignacio Gómez Jaramillo was awarded first prize at the First Salón Anual de Artistas Colombianos held in 1940. In this incendiary text, painter Eladio Vélez—who had previously been embroiled in a heated debate with Pedro Nel G [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1094543

  • Una pintora proscrita
    Laverde Toscano, María Cristina
    1986
    By 1986, when this interview was published, artist Débora Arango was in her eighties and afflicted with health problems that prevented her from painting. Despite the fact that she did not grant many interviews due to her failing memory, in this [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1129942

  • Vigencia de lo nacional : una entrevista con el maestro Carlos Correa
    1961
    This interview was conducted in 1961 on the occasion of an exhibition of the work of the painter Carlos Correa in Medellín. The interviewer describes Correa as an “authentically Colombian figurative artist” and a “fortunate harvester of the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1094044

  • Yo digo
    Vallejo, Félix Angel
    1976
    Yo Digo is the title of the mimeographed publication by artist Félix Ángel that circulated free of charge in Medellín, the capital of the Department of Antioquia, from September 5, 1975 to January 7, 1979. In issue 25, the author defends himself [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1100333