Name Descriptor: Barradas, Rafael, 1890-1929×
  • Barradas
    Abril, Manuel, 1884-1943
    The Spanish author and art critic Manuel Abril was widely known as an admirer of the work of Uruguayan artist Rafael Barradas. This essay, originally written for the Catalan magazine Vell I Nou, outlines the artist’s predisposition for modernism. [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1243461

  • Barradas el uruguayo
    Abril, Manuel, 1884-1943
    Written in 1925, this essay by Spanish writer Manuel Abril published in Alfar journal analyzes Rafael Barradas’s artistic attitude, which is based on permanent transformation. Abril begins with a reflection on the notions of “change” and “ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1197352

  • Barradas pintor de eternidad
    Perucho, Artur, 1902-1956
    The catalogue of the exhibition Exposición Barradas, organized by the Comisión Nacional del Centenario in Uruguay in 1930, included an essay on Artur Perucho that had already been published before by the Barcelona-based magazine Joia. The article [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1243392

  • De la Tragedia de la Imagen : Barradas
    Basso Maglio, Vicente, 1889-
    The author outlines his convictions on “artistic creation,” associating them to searches that are transcendent and tragic in character (as manifested in the title of the article). He conceives that the act of creating derives from spiritual [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1225969

  • Emoción ante Barradas
    Vitureira, Cipriano S. (Cipriano Santiago), 1907-
    The first chapter of the book Arte Simple (1937) by Cipriano Vitureira focuses on a period in the work of Rafael Barradas in which he concentrated on representations of archetypical country figures and/or workers. The series is known as Los Magní [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1218884

  • En torno a Barradas
    Luisi, Clotilde, 1882-1969
    This essay on Rafael Barradas, by the writer Clotilde Luisi, emphasized the various aspects of the landscape works produced by the Uruguayan who had, for a very long time, been associated with the Spanish avant-garde movement of the 1920s. Luisi [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1227809

  • Hacia el encuentro del hombre
    Grupo Toledo Chico (Canelones, Uruguay)
    This unsigned article is an editorial for the magazine El Mate, published by the Grupo Toledo Chico. It commemorates the February 1929 death of Rafael Barradas, an artist who lived in Spain for years. The article points out the merits of the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1194504

  • La exposición del Subte a beneficio de Chile es una Revelación Histórica
    A.I.A.P.E. (agrupación de intelectuales, artistas, periodistas y escritores - rosario)
    This exhibition was organized by a group of independent artists associated with the AIAPE (Agrupación de Artistas, Intelectuales, Periodistas y Escritores) working with a recently created State agency, the Comisión Municipal de Cultura. All parties [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1225245

  • La obra de Barradas : estudio intentado desde el punto de vista de un pintor
    Cúneo, José, 1887-1977
    This essay by José Cuneo is on the analysis of the work by Rafael Barradas who died in Montevideo in 1929. Of interest was the artistic reflection and the views by a renowned Uruguayan artist, as Cuneo was in 1930, on another artist that [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1227436

  • La pintura de Miguel A. Pareja
    Vitureira, Cipriano S. (Cipriano Santiago), 1907-
    The critic Cipriano S. Vitureira discusses Miguel Ángel Pareja’s painting, approaching it from several different perspectives. For example, assessing the painter’s exploration of new European isms that emerged during the two World Wars, which he [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1223795

  • Los artistas uruguayos en Europa : Rafael Barradas
    Torres-García, Joaquín
    The same year Joaquín Torres García meets Rafael Barradas in Barcelona, he sends to Montevideo an article praising the young Uruguayan who had just started living in Spain. He valued his work from the perspective of new visual artistic conceptions [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1228429

  • Pintura abstracta
    Cúneo, José, 1887-1977
    José Cúneo’s text entitled “Arte Abstracto” was read at a lecture that he gave in Montevideo. Although the exact date when it was written is unknown, the lecture appears to have been given in 1956 or 1957 at the Escuela de Bellas Artes in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1234235

  • Rafael Barradas
    Basso Maglio, Vicente, 1889-
    The essay by Vicente Basso Maglio was intended for the catalogue for the exhibition Rafael Barradas, organized by the Comisión Nacional del Centenario in Montevideo in 1930, a year after the death of the Uruguayan artist. [The artist was seen as] a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1243440

  • Salón de Bellas Artes de ayuda a los niños de España Republicana
    Ateneo de Montevideo
    The exhibition “Salón de Bellas Artes de ayuda a los niños de España republicana” was the first political event of this kind organized in support of the children in the Second Spanish Republic (1931–39). It consisted of an exhibition and a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1186907