Topic Descriptor: consumers×
  • [La società attuale...]
    Paparella, Aldo
    1972
    Aldo Paparella discusses the role of the artist in the consumer society, based on his essentialist ideas about art. He defines his concept of the true artist as an aware, responsible interpreter, fully independent of the reality that he or she [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 759411

  • A discussão do moderno em Guto Lacaz
    Almeida, Miguel de
    1982
    In this newspaper article, the journalist Miguel de Almeida reviews Idéias Modernas, the exhibition of work by Guto Lacaz that was presented at the Galeria São Paulo in 1982. The journalist comments on the inventiveness and excellent humor he sees [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1111439

  • Ayer y hoy
    Paparella, Aldo
    1971
    Aldo Paparella claims that, in a consumer society, the artist is reduced to being a salesman. He defends the idea of “classicity” in his sculptural work. And, finally, Paparella explains his own artistic motivation as being influenced by terms [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 754741

  • El artista y el mundo del consumo
    Pellegrini, Aldo
    1971
    This essay examines the relationship between artists and the consumer society, and claims that the latter seeks to create destructible goods and false needs. Aldo Pellegrini claims that the goal of the consumer world is to annihilate the artist by [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 744444

  • Ponencia del pintor Antonio Berni para el Encuentro Iberoamericano de críticos y artistas plásticos, realizado en junio de 1978 en Caracas, Venezuela
    Berni, Antonio, 1905-1981
    1978
    This is the text of Antonio Berni’s lecture to the gathering on the artistic reality in Latin America, the media, and fashions imposed on art. He also underscores the relationship between art from the countries of the center and art from Latin [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 776921

  • Proposición : la neoescultura en mi tiempo
    Paparella, Aldo
    1972
    Aldo Paparella voices his opposition to the consumer society. He outlines his ideas concerning the role of the artist in contemporary society. He also discusses the use of a language of rebuttal girded with logic of steel in the creation of art, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 754163