Creator: Pereira, Raúl María, 1916-2007×
  • Consideraciones sobre la pintura peruana
    Pereira, Raúl María, 1916-2007
    1939
    In this text, Raúl María Pereira reflects on the history of painting in Peru, affirming that the Incan “genius in form and color” lived on despite the Spanish conquest, not as a parallel or marginal entity, but as a force that acted on “the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1293103

  • Ensayo sobre la pintura peruana contemporánea
    Pereira, Raúl María, 1916-2007
    1942
    In this essay, Peruvian art critic and diplomat Raúl María Pereira provides an overview of Peruvian painting from the first half of the twentieth century. While the author praises the first generation of academic painters, he believes that their [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1293152

  • La costa y la pintura peruana
    Pereira, Raúl María, 1916-2007
    1940
    In this article, critic Raúl María Pereira questions the “geographic location” and “theme” embraced by supposedly “neo-Peruvian” painting based on representation of the landscape and sierra motifs. The Peruvian coast has had little luck [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1146840

  • La exposición Codesido
    Pereira, Raúl María, 1916-2007
    1941
    After explaining that the exhibition includes recent works as well as others that have been shown on previous occasions, the reviewer states that the artist “captures a clearer and broader view of Peruvian landscapes, people, and customs than other [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1136551

  • La exposición de Julia Codesido
    Pereira, Raúl María, 1916-2007
    1938
    According to the author, this exhibition heralds “a magnificent advance” in Julia Codesido’s painting because “a different spirit inspires her latest compositions.” In his opinion, 1931 marks the end of her earlier phase and the beginning [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1141245

  • La exposición de María Izquierdo
    Pereira, Raúl María, 1916-2007
    1944
    In this text, critic Raúl Pereira asserts that the works by María Izquierdo on exhibit in Lima display “distinct personality, unquestionable artistic quality, and visual daring” as they delve into the motifs of Mexican folk art. The treatment [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1146684

  • Lo pictórico, lo fotográfico y lo “pompier”
    Pereira, Raúl María, 1916-2007
    In this text, Raúl María Pereira rejects the notion of sincerity—a value as arbitrary as it is ungraspable—as privileged category in artistic creation. He upholds, rather, the duty born of “today’s agonizing mindset”—the search for the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1289806

  • Primer Salón del Concurso Municipal
    Pereira, Raúl María, 1916-2007
    1943
    In Raúl María Pereira’s opinion, the existence of the Primer Salón Municipal de Pintura in the Peruvian capital is a positive development, despite a number of flaws in the event. First off, with the exception of academic painter Enrique Domingo [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 865403