Topic Descriptor: folk artists×
  • Salvador Valero : El último imaginero
    Contramaestre, Carlos
    Carlos Contramaestre, a member of the El Techo de la Ballena group, reviews the life and work of the Venezuelan painter, photographer, and writer Salvador Valero. He discusses Valero’s rural origins, his early introduction to drawing and painting ( [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1157904

  • Visitando con María Enriquez de Allen
    Allen, Harold, 1912-1998
    Written by Harold Allen, Chicago-based photographer and husband of Mexican folk artist María Enríquez de Allen, this biographical sketch covers the life of Enríquez de Allen from her childhood in Allende, Cohauila to her years in Chicago, where [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1063662

  • Familia Artistica Paulista: 1.a exposição do grupo dos artistas plasticos - catalogo
    Almeida, Paulo Mendes de
    This text can be found in the catalogue for the first group exhibition by the Família Artística Paulista (FAP), held at the exclusive Hotel Esplanada in São Paulo in November 1937. This group was largely made up of self-taught artists—among them [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 782825

  • La pintura de Tamiji Kita-Gawa
    Mérida, Carlos, 1891-1984
    Carlos Mérida comments that the mere imitation of the motifs of popular art, constantly repeated in the artistic production, may lead to the creation of “standard” painters, without any purpose, since the production of the popular artists will [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 736776