Creator: Martorell, Antonio, 1939-×
  • [Letter] 1973 Febrero, San Juan Puerto Rico [to] Leonilda González
    Martorell, Antonio, 1939-
    In this letter to Uruguayan artist Leonilda González—secretary general of the Club de Grabado de Montevideo (CGM)—multifaceted Puerto Rican creator Antonio Martorell conveys his interest in organizing a group show of the CGM in San Juan. He [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1193636

  • Con Marta
    Martorell, Antonio, 1939-
    Puerto Rican artist Antonio Martorell provides a glimpse of the images that come to mind when he remembers Marta Traba when she was living in Puerto Rico. He says that she possessed a “provocative, questioning, and polemical mind committed to [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 825003

  • El arte de sobrevivir en el Caribe o cómo sobrevivir al arte en el Caribe
    Martorell, Antonio, 1939-
    According to the Puerto Rican artist Antonio Martorell, Hispanic Caribbeans do not know each other, in spite of their common language and history. This is why, as seen through the prism of Puerto Rico, a relationship with other Caribbean countries is [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 822579

  • Fue la década-
    Martorell, Antonio, 1939-
    Puerto Rican artist and printmaker Antonio Martorell offers an overview of important events in 1950s Puerto Rico. During that period, artists and writers strove to “affirm the threatened national identity and language, point out and question an [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 822177

  • La pintura del placer o el placer de la pintura
    Martorell, Antonio, 1939-
    The Puerto Rican artist, Antonio Martorell, wonders if there is eroticism in Puerto Rican art. The question arises after Hollister Sturges, director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, [Massachusetts,] asks Martorell if erotic art exists on the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 856872

  • Lorenzo Homar : Maestro, en ocasión de su exposición retrospectiva.
    Martorell, Antonio, 1939-
    Antonio Martorell, a disciple of artist Lorenzo Homar, praises his “mentor,” who served as an example to many artists from Puerto Rico. Martorell speaks of the life of this prodigious creator so committed to his country’s culture. In Martorell [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 861788

  • Los movimientos artísticos en las metrópolis internacionales y su influencia en la sociedad y el arte caribeños
    Martorell, Antonio, 1939-
    The Puerto Rican artist Antonio Martorell reports that the Caribbean art community currently receives a great deal of information that used to be hard to find. This prevents the Caribbean artist from being totally isolated. Martorell advocates [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 822599

  • Manifiesto
    Homar, Lorenzo; Martorell, Antonio, 1939-; Rivera Rosa, Rafael
    In this manifesto, Puerto Rican artists Antonio Martorell, Lorenzo Homar, Rafael Rivera, Juan O'Neill, Nelson Sambolín, Antonio Maldonado, and Ángel Casiano expressed their solidarity with oppressed and exploited nations that struggled to gain [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 856319

  • Yslas
    Martorell, Antonio, 1939-
    Puerto Rican artist Antonio Martorell offers a poetic essay that starts by explaining the use of the “Y” in the spelling of Islands: Art in Transit/Yslas: Arte en tránsito, an exhibition held in 1994. Y translates in Spanish as “and,” which [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 842749