Name Descriptor: Cruxent, José María, 1911-2005×
  • "J. M. Cruxent." In: J. M. Cruxent Catalogo
    Calzadilla, Juan, 1931
    This is an introduction written by Venezuelan artist Juan Calzadilla for J. M. Cruxent, an individual exhibition of the Spanish-born Venezuelan artist Josep Maria Cruxent’s works organized by the Museo de Bellas Artes, Caracas, in September, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1300218

  • [Encontré a Cruxent en 1964, en Paris...]
    Neumann, Hans
    In this essay, Hans Neumann discusses José María Cruxent’s kinetic work. He describes the experience of first seeing Cruxent’s “parakinetic” work and analyzes the way the artist turns light—whether natural or artificial—into an integral [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1153684

  • El hombre que sabe leer la tierra
    Cárdenas, María Luz
    The biography by María Luz Cárdena of Catalan-born Venezuelan artist José María Cruxent contains five chapters. The first one, an introduction, provides an overview. In the second, Cárdena analyzes Cruxent’s ideas and philosophy. The following [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1153744

  • J. M. Cruxent
    Boulton, Alfredo, 1908-1995
    In this essay, the historian Alfredo Boulton reviews the work of José María Cruxent. Boulton describes a number of the distinctive characteristics of this Spanish-Venezuelan artist’s varia-invención work, focusing mainly on its Informalist style [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1153711

  • Realidad vs ilusión : la obra de José María Cruxent
    Wilson, Adolfo
    This essay by the curator Adolfo Wilson is divided into two parts. In the first part, Wilson reviews the history of painting since the Renaissance, presenting it as an imaginary expression of reality. That approach was steadily abandoned until the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1153760