Name Descriptor: Altamirano, Carlos, 1954-×
  • Altamirano : respuestas a un cuestionario
    Altamirano, Carlos, 1954-
    1979
    “Altamirano. Respuestas a un cuestionario” (Altamirano. Answers to a Questionnaire) is a transcript of the conversation in which CAL magazine and gallery interviewed Carlos Altamirano about the exhibition Revisión crítica de [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 731491

  • Contra el pensamiento-teorema: Una defensa del video arte en Chile
    Richard, Nelly, 1948-
    1986
    In this article, which appeared in the sixth catalogue for the Festival Franco-Chileno de Video Arte (1986), Nelly Richard discusses how video was used for artistic purposes in Chile. From a theoretical standpoint, she explores the experimental use [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 748696

  • Destrucción, reconstrucción y desconstrucciones
    Richard, Nelly, 1948-
    1987
    In “Destrucción, reconstrucción y desconstrucciones” (Destruction, Reconstruction, and Deconstructions), Nelly Richard critically reviews the cultural situation in Chile during the military dictatorship (1973–90). It was, in her [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 754460

  • El arte en Chile : una historia que se recita, otra que se construye
    Richard, Nelly, 1948-
    1979
    In the document El arte en Chile: una historia que se recita, otra que se construye (Art in Chile: One Historical Account That Is Recited, Another That Is Constructed), Nelly Richard discusses the historical skullduggery involved in that particular [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 730164

  • Entrevista a Carlos Altamirano sobre el dispositivo del grabado
    Altamirano, Carlos, 1954-
    1977
    In this interview, on the occasion of his exhibition at the Galería Cromo de Santiago (1977), the artist Carlos Altamirano answers five basic questions about his work. The questions, which relate to an early period in his career, address the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 731766

  • Escena de Avanzada
    Mellado, Justo Pastor, 1949-
    1997
    Justo Pastor Mellado discusses the Escena de Avanzada twenty years after Nelly Richard coined the term. Though it originally had militant undertones, the term evolved into a historical category. It applied to a set of texts and artworks that Richard [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 756828

  • Historias de transferencia y densidad en el campo plástico chileno (1973-2000)
    Mellado, Justo Pastor, 1949-
    2000
    The theorist Justo Pastor Mellado outlines his curatorial approach for the exhibition 1973–2000: Transferencia y densidad. He begins by defining concepts such as “curator,” discussing the term’s evolution in Chile and its [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 740449

  • Intervención viernes 20 de mayo
    Mellado, Justo Pastor, 1949-
    1983
    In 1983 Justo Pastor Mellado addressed some discussions that were begun a couple of years earlier in his essay about Tránsito suspendido, the exhibition of works by Carlos Altamirano. He described this text as a second part, focusing the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 749179

  • La escena de avanzada : el cuerpo de la desdicha
    Balcells, Fernando
    1988
    Inspired by the Escena de Avanzada, Fernando Balcells reflects on the concepts of “avant-garde” and “history and art.” This text was written in 1988, almost a decade after those art and experimental practices first emerged and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 738184

  • Ocupación de una página como soporte de arte
    Altamirano, Carlos, 1954-
    1979
    An art project by Carlos Altamirano is displayed on both sides of this page, which appeared in CAL, the magazine published by the eponymous gallery in Santiago. The work claims that “art needs your response” in an attempt to encourage [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 731451

  • Pequeña novela del grabado chileno
    Mellado, Justo Pastor, 1949-
    1995
    Justo Pastor Mellado explains the reasons that motivated the Chilean submission to the X Mostra da Gravura, which was a desire to articulate a new artistic cartography. The hypothesis he lays out in this text points to formal movements in the field [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 736031

  • Return to the pleasurable=La vuelta a lo placentero
    Richard, Nelly, 1948-
    1986
    Nelly Richard focuses on a number of artists as part of her assessment of the status of painting in Chile during the 1970s and 1980s. She discusses a selection of works by a group of artists who take a critical approach to the painting tradition, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 743686

  • Texto de Justo Mellado sobre "Tránsito suspendido"
    Mellado, Justo Pastor, 1949-
    1981
    In this essay, Justo Pastor Mellado reviews Tránsito suspendido, an art action presented by Carlos Altamirano. The work consists of a number of moments that are referred to in a newspaper story that the author uses to explain the steps [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 731739

  • Texto de Nelly Richard sobre 'Tránsito suspendido'
    Richard, Nelly, 1948-
    1981
    In this essay, Nelly Richard discusses Carlos Altamirano’s exhibition, Tránsito suspendido. The text includes aphorisms that refer to the organizing structure of the review. It also takes an experimental approach by alternating words in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 731751

  • Una mirada sobre el arte en Chile
    Richard, Nelly, 1948-
    1981
    In a series of eight notes, Nelly Richard discusses Chilean artworks and the artists who produced them during the late 1970s. Her use of “notes” indicates that she does not intend to present a uniform view of cultural projects or an all- [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 730121