Name Descriptor: Del Prete, Juan, 1897-1987×
  • Arte abstracto, concreto, no figurativo
    Bayón, Damián
    1948
    This is a critical essay that discusses Nuevas Realidades. Arte Abstracto, concreto, no figurativo [New Realities. Abstract, Concrete, Non-Figurative Art], the exhibition that was presented at the Galería Van Riel September 12-25, 1948. The [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 742367

  • Artes plásticas
    Noé, Luis Felipe
    1956
    Luis Felipe Noé writes that the non-figurative work of Juan Del Prete is sustained by his inquiry into the autonomy of medium, form and color, remaining beyond the limitations of concrete and abstract art. In another section of the text, Noé [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 738294

  • Balcón de Buenos Aires : pintores y pinturas
    1933
    The text praises the exhibition organized by Francisco Llobet at Amigos del Arte [Friends of Art] with works by Jean-Louis Forain lend from Argentinean collections. Forain’s works are considered as real art, in comparison with those previously [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 769699

  • El salón de pintores modernos
    Rinaldini, Julio
    1935
    Julio Rinaldini criticizes the exhibition of modern artists in Amigos del Arte [Friends of Art] and maintains that it conceals a disturbing situation under a pleasant tone: modern painting is not liberty without control, he states. The critic defends [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 767941

  • Exposición de cuadros abstractos 1948 : el movimiento moderno de abstracción - invención - concreción
    Grupo Madí
    1948
    Written by the exhibiting group [which, by all indications, appears to the Buenos Aires movement known as Madí], the prologue to this catalogue is a manifesto of principles that briefly and superficially reviews the thematic changes that have [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1101635

  • Exposición de veintidós pintores argentinos contemporáneos
    Romero Brest, Jorge
    1943
    In 1943, an exhibition consisting of twenty-two Argentinean artists organized by the Argentinean art critic Jorge Romero Brest and sponsored by the Comisión Nacional de Bellas Artes de la Argentina [National Commission of Fine Arts of Argentina] [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1228230

  • Exposiciones, etc. : salón Florida
    Chiabra Acosta, Alfredo, 1889-1932
    1927
    In this article, Atalaya points out that of all the artists represented in the Salón Florida, only the works by Héctor Basaldúa, Nora Borges, Del Prete, and Xul Solar are worth seeing. As such, he goes on to analyze the characteristics of each of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 748595

  • Juan del Prete
    Chiabra Acosta, Alfredo, 1889-1932
    1926
    As a result of the exhibition sponsored by the Asociación Amigos del Arte [Friends of Art Society], Atalaya (pseudonym of Alfredo Chiabra-Acosta) characterizes and highlights Juan Del Prete’s pictorial qualities, considering him to be “one of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 738051

  • Los modernos
    1933
    This satirical poem deals with the modern Argentine painters who are defenders of “arte puro” [art for art’s sake]; in other words, any artist who opposed the socially committed art promoted by the Mexican artist, David Alfaro Siqueiros [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 733294

  • Soliloquio con Del Prete y los pintores de vanguardia
    Corradini, Juan
    1950
    Juan Corradini responds to the 1949 and 1950 exhibition of works by Juan Del Prete by challenging his use of poor quality paints and varnishes that he believes undermine the overall quality of the canvases. Corradini also questions the tendency of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 821658

  • Una exposición en Amigos del Arte : 7 pintores
    Estarico, Leonardo
    1935
    Leonardo Estarico critiques the seven artists (Antonio Berni, Lino Enea Spilimbergo, Horacio Butler, Ramón Goméz Cornet, Héctor Basaldúa, Aquiles Badi, and Emilio Pettoruti) who exhibited at Amigos del Arte [Friends of Art]. He ponders the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 779621

  • XIII Salón de Acuarelistas
    Chiabra Acosta, Alfredo, 1889-1932
    1927
    This article by Atalaya (Alfredo Chiabra-Acosta) analyzes the visual works of Aquiles Badi, Juan Del Prete, and Emilio Pettoruti, which were exhibited at the 13th Salon of Watercolor, viewing them as the only ones worthy of mention, since they are [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 768760

  • XVII Salón de Primavera
    Chiabra Acosta, Alfredo, 1889-1932
    1927
    This article analyzes the qualities of some of the artists who participated in the XVII Salón de Primavera [17th Spring Salon] (Buenos Aires, 1927); however, before it broaches the matter, the article reflects on the institutionalization of art in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 748307