Topic Descriptor: {arte infantil}×
  • A única arte que presta é a arte anormal
    Carvalho, Flávio de
    1936
    In this essay, the artist Flávio de Carvalho describes himself as a researcher into the “egocentric behavior of the world,” claiming that each social class usually wants to see itself portrayed in a straightforward manner. De Carvalho discusses [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1084943

  • Arte infantil
    Pedrosa, Mário
    1952
    Art critic Mário Pedrosa wrote this text for the catalogue of the Exposição Infantil held at the MAM-RJ (Museu de Arte Moderna do Rio de Janeiro) in 1952, which he based on the work regarding the creative potential of children conducted at the end [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110389

  • Arte infantil mejicano
    Figari, Pedro, 1861-1938
    1925
    The Uruguayan painter Pedro Figari highlights the methods of teaching art to children in Mexico and its results, while appreciating the paintings exhibited at the Salón Amigos del Arte [Friends of Art] exhibition [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 732706

  • Arte, necessidade vital
    Pedrosa, Mário
    1949
    Among the triumphs of modern art were the rediscovery of an emotional dimension and artistic sentiment in all their purity; something which becomes evident in the work of anonymous “primitive” artists and of the people who still live on a tribal [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110355

  • Artes plásticas
    Noé, Luis Felipe
    1956
    Luis Felipe Noé writes that a show of drawings by Swiss children at the Pestalozzi Museum in Zurich presents the dilemma between reality and spontaneity at work within chlldren’s drawings; he also maintains that the evolution of adult art can be [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 738317

  • Cómo Trabajamos en la Escuela de Pintura de Xochimilco
    Vera de Córdoba, Rafael
    1926
    This article, written by Rafael Vera de Córdoba, director of the Escuela al Aire Libre [Open-Air School] in Xochimilco, provides a detailed description of the School’s teaching method. He refers to the students as children with no prior experience [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 825957

  • El dibujo escolar en México y la exposición de Bruselas
    1930
    This article reviews an exhibition of children’s drawings held in Brussels, to which Mexico sent a group of works by children from official schools. The author emphasizes the great reception that the Mexican works received and he transcribes part [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 736670

  • El dibujo infantil en el México actual / Children´s drawing in present day Mexico
    Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957
    1926
    Diego Rivera begins his article on how children draw in Mexico by saying that he hates the instruction provided by the Academy, which starts by teaching children how to draw illustrations, then sculpture, and finally the nude model. Rivera criticizes [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 734230

  • En torno a la exposición escolar
    Farías, Ixca
    1929
    In this article Ixca Farías, a prominent artist and personality in the cultural and artistic milieu of Guadalajara, tells of the initiative at the Dirección de Educación del Estado de Jalisco [Jalisco Education Department] created to support [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 762409

  • Exposiciones : la escolar 1930
    Zuno Hernández, José Guadalupe
    1930
    José Guadalupe Zuno reviews a show by child painters in Guadalajara and broaches questions of pedagogy. He recognizes “the early abilities” of the children as well as the cinematographic effect of “the child’s imagination.” The author also [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 762514

  • Flores do abismo
    Pedrosa, Mário
    1947
    In his critique, Mário Pedrosa states there has been a “deepening of meaning” since the forms of expression belonging to children and primitive peoples have been incorporated into modern art. In his words, he affirms that through this inclusion [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 780902

  • Junto a la tumba de Ramos Martínez
    Nelken, Margarita
    1946
    In this article, the author Margarita Nelken recalls her meeting in Madrid with the Mexican painter Alfredo Ramos Martínez who had at the time organized an exhibition of works produced by the Escuelas de Pintura al Aire Libre [Open-Air Painting [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 774847

  • La internacional infantil
    Yáñez, Agustín
    1930
    Augustín Yáñez shares his opinion of the show La Internacional infantil [The International Children’s Exhibition] held at the Universidad de Guadalajara and comprised of national and international children’s works. He defends their work: “ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 763556

  • La revolución artística mexicana : una lección
    García Maroto, Gabriel, 1889-1968
    1927
    La exposición de la joven pintura mexicana [The Exhibition: The New Generation of Mexican Painting] was presented at three cities: Paris, Berlin and Madrid. The Spanish art critic Gabriel García Maroto gave a lecture in December 1926 when the show [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 734352

  • O expressionismo
    Segall, Lasar
    1924
    This is an excerpt from the text of the lecture given by the Lithuanian-born artist Lasar Segall in June 1924 at the Vila Kyrial in São Paulo, on the occasion of one of the meetings between Senator Freitas Valle and a group of modernist artists and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 783352

  • Primitivos
    Andrade, Mário de, 1893-1945
    1944
    In this essay, the writer and researcher in the field of Brazilian music and folklore Mário de Andrade discusses the confusion surrounding the term “primitive” which, in his opinion, is being incorrectly used by art critics. He therefore “only [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 781294