Name Descriptor: Suro, Darío, 1917-1997×
  • [Eran las tres de la tarde, hora en que mataron a Lola,...]
    Valdés, Zoé, 1959-
    Cuban novelist Zoe Valdés pays homage to the work of Dominican artist Darío Suro. Transformed into a perceptive art critic while still displaying her lyrical gift as a fiction writer, Valdés gives literary form to Suro’s art, which she sees as a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 822057

  • Ceremonias y tiempos : Suro y su ritual : Dario y el presente
    Hermann, Sara
    This article by Dominican art critic and curator, Sara Hermann, provides an overview of Darío Suro’s lifetime of artistic production and his legacy to modern and contemporary Dominican art. The author emphasizes the three most noteworthy aspects [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 822037

  • Darío el Dibujante
    Suro, Federico
    Federico Suro—a journalist and former diplomat who is the son of the artist, Darío Suro—wrote this essay. Anecdotal in tone, this article offers many insights into the artist’s almost obsessive approach to drawing, which he called the “life- [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 822016

  • Darío Suro : la herejía en el arte
    Valdés, Gustavo, 1965-
    This article by Gustavo Valdés, Jr. serves as a review of the final phase (1990–97) of the work of Dominican painter Darío Suro, emphasizing its fierce and iconoclastic form of expressionism, particularly with regard to his depictions of the self [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 821981

  • Suro en la Encrucijada de la Identidad
    Gil Fiallo, Laura
    This essay by art critic Laura Gil Fiallo posthumously explores the creation of imagery in Darío Suro’s art that captured the multi-dimensionality of Dominican and Caribbean art. She thus emphasizes the existential quality of Suro’s style, its [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 821643

  • Darío Suro : presente, admirado y querido
    Tolentino, Marianne de
    In this brief and posthumous profile of Dominican artist Darío Suro, critic and art historian Marianne de Tolentino starts by recounting the affectionate link she had with him and how her professional trajectory was marked by Suro’s mentoring and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 821622

  • Darío Suro
    Anreus, Alejandro
    This is an obituary essay by Alejandro Anreus on the Dominican painter Darío Suro (1918–97). A former student of Diego Rivera and Manuel Rodríguez Lozano during his stay in Mexico in the 1940s, Suro’s trajectory as a painter—evolving from [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 809430