Name Descriptor: Quintana Castillo, Manuel, 1928-×
  • El alfabeto Quintana Castillo
    Arraiz Lucca, Rafael
    1996
    In this essay, the Venezuelan writer Rafael Arraiz Lucca reviews the main aesthetic principles that underlie the work of Manuel Quintana Castillo as well as the techniques and processes that characterize the artist. In this regard, Arraiz Lucca [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1156071

  • Etapas en la obra de Manuel Quintana Castillo
    Calzadilla, Juan, 1931
    1995
    In this critical essay, Juan Calzadilla discusses the independent, caustic attitude of the visual artist Manuel Quintana Castillo vis-à-vis the controversy that raged between abstract and figurative artists in the 1950s. According to Calzadilla, the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1156151

  • La figura en el lugar
    Calzadilla, Juan, 1931
    1974
    The art historian and critic Juan Calzadilla includes his impressions of the material shown in an exhibition space in the plaza Bolívar de Caracas, along with a set of reviews and critical texts collected under the title: La figura y el lugar, an [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1156055

  • Manuel Quintana Castillo : En la pintura venezolana yo estoy fuera de juego
    1982
    In this interview, visual artist Manuel Quintana Castillo provides an analysis and criticism of the evolution of Venezuelan art. He asserts that the aesthetic values of young artists of the sixties are not as coherent as those of the members of Los [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1156039

  • Manuel Quintana Castillo : Visible / Legible
    Palenzuela, Juan Carlos, 1954-
    1997
    “Manuel Quintana Castillo. Visible/Legible” by Juan Carlos Palenzuela is the introduction to the exhibition catalogue for Manuel Quintana Castillo: Bañarse en el mismo río, which toured internationally. The text begins with an account of the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1156184

  • Manuel Quintana Castillo una visión retrospectiva
    Guédez, Víctor
    2002
    This essay by Víctor Guédez entitled “Manuel Quintana Castillo: Una visión retrospectiva” was featured in the catalogue for the exhibition La piel del tiempo: Manuel Quintana Castillo, held at the Fundación Galería de Arte Nacional in 2002. [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1156200

  • Manuel Quintana Castillo: anotaciones para los fragmentos de un muro escrito
    Calzadilla, Juan, 1931
    1996
    The essay “Anotaciones para los fragmentos de un muro escrito” by art historian and critic Juan Calzadilla was featured in the catalogue to the show Fuera de juego. Exposición antológica. Manuel Quintana Castillo held at the Fundación Museo [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1156168

  • Pintores Venezolanos se retiran de la Bienal de México en protesta por la detención de Alfaro Siqueiros
    1960
    This unsigned newspaper article [dated September 2, 1960,] comments on the detention in México of the painter David Alfaro Siqueiros. As a result, 90 Mexican visual artists withdrew from participating in the Second [Inter-American] Painting and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1102412

  • Pinturas topológicas de Quintana Castillo
    Salvador, José María
    1993
    In this text, historian José María Salvador discusses Pinturas topológicas/Superficies activas, asolo show of work by Manuel Quintana Castillo held at Galería Altamira in Caracas in 1993. Salvador focuses on the aesthetic, technical, and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1156117

  • Universo sígnico y espacio sagrado en la pintura de Manuel Quintana Castillo
    Contramaestre, Carlos
    1995
    The visual artist Carlos Contramaestre begins his essay by describing the emblematic role that Cúpira, the work by Manuel Quintana Castillo (1928?2016), played in the evolution of Venezuelan art. He then discusses the artist’s studies, his first [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1156135

  • Visita al XIX salón de arte venezolano
    Erminy, Perán
    1958
    In his review of the XIX Salón de Arte Venezolano (1958), the critic Perán Erminy notes the ingenious reliance on historical criteria in the arrangement of works selected for the event, from the old landscape masters to the new style of Abstract [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1172221