Creator: Vela, Arqueles×
  • Antonio M. Ruiz
    Vela, Arqueles
    1937
    Arqueles Vela writes a review of the most recent work by Antonio Ruiz, nicknamed “El Corcito” whom he considers a “contemporary Mexican painter.” He emphasizes the essential traits of his paintings and at the same time reveals a criticism of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 764619

  • El estridentismo y la teoría abstraccionista
    Vela, Arqueles
    1923
    After denying the existence of “Estridentista art,” the writer Arqueles Vela indicates his group’s affinity with Abstractionism and with “pure art,” which in his view was considered a condensed expression of modern life, a way of overcoming [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 803840

  • La exposición de artes plásticas de la LEAR
    Vela, Arqueles
    1936
    It had been a month since El Machete reported the end of a dispute between Luis Cardoza y Aragón and the defenders of the single cultural front promoted in the magazine Frente a Frente [Face to Face]. In this article, the Estridentista and active [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 779378

  • La revolución en el arte mexicano
    Vela, Arqueles
    1935
    The old Guatemalan Estridentista, Arqueles Vela, muses on how the revolution influenced Mexican art. He does not believe that cubism or the poetry of the proletariat were the first fields to be affected; instead, he points to the corridos, the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 779773

  • La Tarde Estridentista : Historia del Café de Nadie
    Vela, Arqueles
    1924
    This is a poetic review tracing the history of the invention of that meeting place taken over by the Estridentista movement. They consider it their meeting place for appropriate get-togethers, their planning quarters for their actions against [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737552