Creator: Esmeraldo, Sérvulo, 1929-×
  • L'idée et la matière
    Esmeraldo, Sérvulo, 1929-
    The Brazilian artist Sérvulo Esmeraldo describes his interest in the phenomena of physics. He recalls some experiences in his childhood in northeast Brazil (Ceará), when he and his brothers turned ampoules into powerful lenses which they then used [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110761

  • Método prático e ilustrado para construir um excitável, precedido de uma notícia sobre eletricidade estática
    Esmeraldo, Sérvulo, 1929-
    The Brazilian artist based in France at the time, Sérvulo Esmeraldo, introduces his well-known series, “Excitáveis.” The text includes practical step-by-step instructions explaining the functioning of these works, the artist’s methodical [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110762

  • Sobre a gravura popular e a Via-Sacra de Mestre Noza
    Esmeraldo, Sérvulo, 1929-
    The Brazilian artist Sérvulo Esmeraldo talks about his interest in popular printmaking, and discusses the important effect that this artistic language had on his work during a visit to Carirí, in his home state of Ceará (1954). While there, he [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110760

  • Sobre os Excitáveis
    Esmeraldo, Sérvulo, 1929-
    In this brief article, the artist Sérvulo Esmeraldo explains his works, which he calls “Excitáveis” [Excitables], describing them as “paintings that appear to be static” but that in fact are like natural phenomena in which everything is in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110764