Topic Descriptor: interviews×
  • Depoimentos : Ubi Bava
    Interlenghi, Luiza
    Luiza Interlenghi, in her role as curator, interviews the artist Ubi Bava, asking him about his involvement in what came to be known as the Salão Preto e Branco (Black-and-White Salon) in Rio de Janeiro in 1954. He explains that, with so few [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1307851

  • Frasconi: la sociedad para el artista
    Peluffo Linari, Gabriel
    In this text, art historian Gabriel Peluffo interviews artist Antonio Frasconi, who was a resident of the United States since the forties, during the artist’s visit to Montevideo. Frasconi studied printmaking in Uruguay as a member of the Club de [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1246369

  • Entrevista a Luis Mazzey
    Club de Grabado de Montevideo
    The artist Luis Mazzey, a member of the Club de Grabado de Montevideo, where he was also an instructor, was interviewed a few days after his 86th birthday. He provides an overview of his career and his ideas concerning the artistic nature of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1186991

  • Segunda parte del reportaje a O. Ferrando
    Club de Grabado de Montevideo
    This is the second part of the interview with the artist Óscar Ferrando, the Secretary General of the Club de Grabado de Montevideo. The main subject of the interview is the trip that Ferrando took to several cities in the United States as a guest [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1186802

  • En el taller de Julio Pacheco Rivas
    Granado C., Yuraima; Yunes Yunes, Gladys
    The researcher Yuraima Granado C. and the curator Gladys Yunes interview Julio Pacheco Rivas about Una ciudad, his exhibition of paintings that, he explains, was conceived specifically as an installation for the Sala 1 del Museo de Bellas Artes ( [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1160407

  • Una vuelta a Dios
    Pantin, Blanca Elena, 1957-
    Journalist Blanca Elena Pantin interviews Miguel von Dangel about the religious meaning of his work. Influenced by the thinking of Jean-Paul Sartre and Friedrich Nietzsche, the painter asserts that, after the experience of two world wars in the 20th [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1154554

  • Diálogo sobre el proyecto de la basílica de Santa Rosa de Lima
    Raygada, Carlos, 1898-1953; Velarde, Héctor, 1898-1989
    In his interview with Carlos Raygada, Héctor Velarde explains that his work “has consisted of coordinating and realizing the original concept” for the Basílica de Santa Rosa de Lima, while abstaining as much as possible from any alteration of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1146066

  • Cátedra libre: ¿por qué se ha transformado la pintura?
    Miró Quesada Cantuarias, Francisco, 1918-
    In response to the survey published by the Lima newspaper El Comercio as to the difference between “classical” and “modern” art, respondents provided different and, in some cases, contradictory answers. Responding to the question regarding [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1137463

  • El INC y las artes plásticas : Cajahuaringa : optimista pese a todo
    In this interview the painter Milner Cajahuaringa expresses his profound disagreement with the decision to award the 1975 National Culture Prize for art to the Andean altarpiece artist Joaquín López Antay. Quoting from the dictionary of the Real [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1136155

  • Art and Media-tion : Reflections on Violence and Representation
    Villaveces Izquierdo, Santiago
    The introduction to this interview with Colombian artist Doris Salcedo by Santiago Villaveces provides a brief overview of the socio-political and economic situation in Colombia in the early nineties. The interview presents Salcedo in relation to the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1134483

  • Entrevista con Umberto Giangrandi
    Hoyos, Luz Adriana
    In this exhaustive interview, Luz Adriana Hoyos, the journalist from Mundo magazine, talks to the Italian painter Umberto Giangrandi (who had lived in Colombia since 1966), discussing his work as a printmaker and promoter of the graphic arts in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1134158

  • “Los viajes del Barón de von Grau”
    Herazo, Álvaro, 1942-1988; Bernal, Delfina
    This 1978 interview with Enrique Grau by artists Álvaro Herazo and Delfina Bernal provides insight into how Grau viewed the art world. In it, Grau discusses his aesthetic concerns and beliefs as a painter, as well as his inclinations and points of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1132724

  • Humberto Junca
    Ordoñez, Iván
    In 2009, the journalist Iván Ordoñez interviewed the artist and critic Humberto Junca; this is the record of that interview, which appeared in Privado. Entrevistas con artistas [Private: Interviews with Artists], a website that publishes interviews [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1131354

  • Interview with Enrique Chagoya
    Karlstrom, Paul J.
    This document is an interview with painter and printmaker Enrique Chagoya, conducted by Paul Karlstrom. The artist recounts early influences growing up in Mexico, his parents, the political upheaval that transpired in the 1970s in Coyoacán, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1126613

  • Ramírez
    Panesso, Fausto, 1953-
    In 1975, the Colombian art critic Fausto Panesso published the book Los intocables, in which he presented six interviews with some of the most important artists of the twentieth century in Colombia. One of them was the painter and sculptor Eduardo [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1093112

  • El sueño del orden
    Laverde Toscano, María Cristina; Rojas, Álvaro, 1927-1997
    The book Así hablan los artistas [That’s How Artists Talk] is a compendium of twelve interviews of various twentieth-century Colombian artists. The chapter, “El Sueño del Orden” [The Dream of Order] records a conversation between the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1092041

  • Anexo 1 : entrevista con José Alejandro Restrepo
    Gutiérrez, Natalia, 1954-
    “Anexo 1 – Entrevista con José Alejandro Restrepo” is the third and final part of the book Cruces by Colombian art critic Natalia Gutiérrez. The book, published in 2000, was the result of her master’s thesis in history and theory of art and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1091801

  • ¿Quién le teme a M.S.A.?”
    Rivera, Félix Joaquín
    Puerto Rican writer Felix Joaquín Rivera interviews the artists Teo Freytes and Yrsa Dávila, who are both members of M.S.A. (Manifestación Sintetista Actualizada) [Manifestation of Synthetism Today], a nonprofit organization that provides space [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1061075

  • La nueva lectura de la realidad : una conversación con el maestro Jesús Soto
    Guevara, Roberto, 1932-1998
    In this interview, Roberto Guevara addresses the entire art life of Jesús Rafael Soto, from his first artistic experience until the time he became an established visual artist. The dialogue explains the concepts, movements, and artists that guided [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1059731

  • Entrevista al señor Marcos Irizarry: 1986-1987
    Biaggi, Jacqueline
    This document is an interview of the Puerto Rican artist, Marcos Irizarry, by Jacqueline Biaggi in which the artist provides important facts about his life, his studies and his exhibitions. Irizarry was a printmaker who participated in various [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1055226

  • José Gabriel Fernández : entrevista : por la seducción de ver
    Blyde, Aurora
    This interview by Aurora Blyde with Venezuelan artist José Gabriel Fernández took place in the framework of the exhibition CCS-10. Arte venezolano actual held at the Galería de Arte Nacional de Caracas in 1993. It discusses the topics and aims [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 864393

  • Entrevista a Domingo García por Mari Carmen Ramírez
    Ramírez, Mari Carmen, 1955-
    This document is an interview conducted by Mari Carmen Ramírez, the Puerto Rican curator who is based in the United States, with Domingo García, the artist. In the interview, García explains why, after mounting an exhibition of portraits entitled [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 857597

  • Interview with an out of focus Nuyorican
    Sommer, Doris, 1947-
    Literary critic Doris Sommer and Adal Maldonado discuss his transition from documentary projects in the 1970s to the employment of photography in conceptual installations in the 1990s. He relates the importance of prior works, such as Portraits of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 841901

  • El portafolio colombiano de Lorenzo Homar
    Ruiz de la Mata, Ernesto
    The Puerto Rican critic Ernesto Ruiz de la Mata interviews the maestro Lorenzo Homar on the occasion of the publication of Primera Colección de Grabados Editada en el Taller de Artes Graficas del Museo de Arte Moderno La Tertulia [First Collection [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 805811

  • Entrevista a Omar Rayo : Jurado de la Sexta Bienal del Grabado Latinoamericano.
    Fernandez, Margarita
    The Puerto Rican historian Margarita Fernández Zavala interviews the Colombian artist Omar Rayo about his participation and experience as a juror for the Sexta Bienal del Grabado Latinoamericano [6th Biennial of Latin American Graphic Art] in San [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 805005

  • Entrevista con Alex Garza
    In this candid interview in Abrazo, Chicago-based Chicano sculptor Alex Garza discusses his development and process, and voices his thoughts on public art and the Chicano community. Garza reflects on his involvement with ALBA (Association of the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 801969

  • Entrevista a Pierre Francastel sobre lo abstracto
    Bayón, Damián
    In this article Damián Bayón interviews art historian Pierre Francastel (1900–1970) regarding the problem of abstract art, based upon what Bayón read in [Francastel’s] books. Before beginning [the interview], he states that the questions he [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 786204

  • Entrevista a Henry Russell-Hitchcock sobre arquitectura moderna latinoamericana
    Bayón, Damián
    This article is an interview that Damián Bayón conducted with Henry Russell-Hitchcock on the subject of modern Latin American architecture. Bayón praises Russell-Hitchcock, the scholar and curator, as “one of the great world authorities on [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 786188

  • Encuesta sobre el arte abstracto y el neorealismo : entrevista a Massimo Campigli ; entrevista a Léon Gischia
    Bayón, Damián
    In this article Damián Bayón conducts interviews with two Italian artists: the first with Massimo Campigli and the second with Léon Gischia. Bayón formulates his questions to both interviewees around the problem of explaining the “success” of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 786172

  • La exposición del Dr. Atl en Bellas Artes : una entrevista singular
    Monterde, Francisco
    Dr. Atl’s exhibition provides an opportunity for the critic Francisco Monterde to interview the painter, although he manages to extract little information from him. Monterde states that Alberto J. Pani and Don Luis Quintanilla were present, as a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 781695

  • Son contados los críticos de arte en el mundo y México no tiene uno solo : Última entrevista con Diego Rivera
    Tibol, Raquel
    This edition of the supplement of the newspaper Novedades is dedicated to the painter Diego Rivera, who died a few days earlier. Raquel Tibol published Rivera’s last interview, which focuses exclusively on the subject matter of art criticism in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 775081

  • Primeros truenos de la Bienal
    Tibol, Raquel
    The Argentine art critic, Raquel Tibol, interviewed three painters, asking them for their opinions about the organization of the first Bienal Interamericana de Pintura y Grabado [Inter-American Biennial of Painting and Printmaking]. In order to have [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 770459

  • Marta Minujín contra el caballete
    This document contains an interview with Marta Minujin in El Batacazo [Thud!], presented at the Premio Internacional Torcuato Di Tella [Torcuato Di Tella International Prize]. In it she defines the concept of “suceso plástico&rdquo [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 762145

  • El arte tiene un peso político muy fuerte, que puede servir al poder o a las fuerzas que lo combaten : Ferrari
    Malvido Arriaga, Adriana
    Adriana Malvido interviews León Ferrari. They discuss the public’s reception of his work, the popularization of art, art and political systems, the political effectiveness of art and, finally, the Falkland Islands War [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 743805

  • Smith Kenneth Kemble
    Parpagnoli, Hugo
    Kenneth Kemble responds to Hugo Parpagnoli’s questions about his preferences between artistic media and between painting and collage. In particular, Kemble discusses the creative process throughout his oeuvre [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 741438

  • Nuestras encuestas : la pintura en Latinoamérica : que nos dice Luis Felipe Noé
    Noé, Luis Felipe
    TheBuenos Aires magazine Hoy en la cultura [Today’s Culture] proposes an interview with three basic questions: Mexican Muralism and its continuity, the validity of pre-Columbian culture and folklore for artists, and the local features of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 740703

  • Juan Downey : haciendo señales
    Downey, Juan, 1940-1993; Fariña, Soledad, 1943-
    In this interview, the poet Soledad Fariña asks Juan Downey about his video work and its exposure in the United States and Chile. The Chilean artist, who lives in the United States, talks about his interest in video, electronics in general, [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 731813