Topic Descriptor: landscapes (environments)×
  • Corollario brasileiro
    Le Corbusier
    1930
    In this text, French-Swiss architect and urbanist Charles-Édouard Jeanneret, known as Le Corbusier, recounts the experiences he had during his first trip to Brazil (1929). He describes the aerial view of Rio de Janeiro and the “favelas”—the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 780696

  • El artista en la arquitectura y la ciudad : diálogo con Carlos Cruz-Diez
    1991
    This interview with Carlos Cruz-Diez by historian José María Salvador focuses on the way the artist’s work intengrates architecture, either as a general subject matter or regarding his urban productions. The interview addresses questions like the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 858069

  • Exposición del paisaje venezolano: II
    Planchart, Enrique, 1894-1953
    1942
    In the second part of his extensive review of the Exposición del Paisaje Venezolano, which took place in 1942 at the Museo de Bellas Artes of Caracas, Enrique Planchart analyzes some of the twentieth-century painters of his country, each of which he [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 850424

  • Obituario : Adolfo Bernal 1954-2008 : señales efímeras
    Posada, Gloria, 1967-
    2008
    Gloria Posada presents an overview of the work of Adolfo Bernal, who like Posada, was a Colombian artist. Bernal’s work consisted of ephemeral urban art projects—created or installed in public spaces—that were different from “the concept of a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1131647

  • Un gran horizonte, denominador común
    Maldonado Bourgoin, Carlos
    2003
    In this introductory essay for the II Salón de Arte ExxonMobil de Venezuela (2003), the critic Carlos Maldonado Bourgoin discusses the history of landscape art in Venezuela, recalling the aboriginal inhabitants whom, according to the author, saw the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1161361