Name Descriptor: León Castro, Pedro, 1913-×
  • Anacronismo e irresponsabilidad
    Navarro, Pascual, 1923-1985
    This is an article by Venezuelan painter and member of Los Disidentes, Pascual Navarro, in which he responds to a series of accusations made by the realist painter Pedro León Castro in 1949 against the young artists from the same country that were [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 813751

  • Ciudades Universitarias México y Caracas
    Torre, Guillermo de, 1900 -1971
    This essay by the Spanish writer Guillermo de Torre is divided into two separate sections. The first is about the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (located in Mexico City, in Valle del Pedregal de San Ángel), a project in which several [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1172362

  • Como trabajamos los pintores venezolanos en París : por un balance más justo de la verdad
    Otero Rodríguez, Alejandro
    In this article, Alejandro Otero [Rodríguez] discusses the accusations that the realist painter Pedro León Castro made in 1949 against young artists living in Paris, himself included. Among other things, León Castro accuses them of having “weak [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1102443

  • Pedro León Castro y Héctor Poleo
    Liscano, Juan, 1915-
    The literary critic Juan Liscano issues a warning about the tendency for technique to take on a value of its own in contemporary society, and how that trend can affect the artist. He mentions a few instances among the European avant-garde, and the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 850175

  • Venezuela, Visiones de su pintura del siglo XIX.
    Rodríguez, Bélgica, 1941-
    The Venezuelan art historian Bélgica Rodríguez takes a look at the art produced in her country. According to her, twentieth-century Venezuelan art began with the landscape painters who were active in the early part of the century. She refers in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 805871