Creator: Maples Arce, Manuel, 1900-×
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  • Actual No 1 : Hoja de Vanguardia. Comprimido Estridentista
    Maples Arce, Manuel, 1900-
    1921
    This is the manifesto poster that gave rise to the Estridentista movement in Mexico. The poet Manuel Maples Arce issued the leaflet Actual as an aggressive vexation against the consecrated personalities of the literary milieu; said proclamation was [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737463

  • Actual No 3. Hoja de vanguardia. Proyecto Internacional de Nueva Estética
    Maples Arce, Manuel, 1900-
    1922
    While the first issue of Actual contained a directory of avant-garde artists, this third issue held an index of avant-garde books and magazines. Listings include: La vie des lettres, a French magazine begun in 1913 and headed by Nicolas Beauduin; an [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 809167

  • Actual, Hoja de Vanguardia, Num. 1
    Maples Arce, Manuel, 1900-
    1921
    This is the poster-manifesto that gave rise to the Estridentista movement in Mexico. Manuel Maples Arce, a poet born in Xalapa (Veracruz), launched his avant-garde publication Actual as a provocation directed against the acclaimed literary figures of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 754048

  • El movimiento estridentista en 1922
    Maples Arce, Manuel, 1900-
    1922
    In the same year that the Estridentista manifesto was written, Manuel Maples Arce recounts the progress of both the literary and artistic avant-gardes in Mexico observing that indeed: “the few intellectuals who joined the revolution were corrupt [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 774074

  • Germán Cueto
    Maples Arce, Manuel, 1900-
    1969
    Manuel Maples Arce traces an overview of the sculptor Germán Cueto’s avant-garde œuvre, in Mexico as well as in Spain, followed by Cueto’s collaboration with the estridentista movement, his later stay in Paris and his return to Mexico. He [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737760

  • Irradiador N. 1: Revista de vanguardia
    Maples Arce, Manuel, 1900-; Revueltas, Fermín
    1923
    Irradiador magazine—subtitled, “Avant-garde magazine: an international project devoted to the new aesthetic, directed by Manuel Maples Arce & Fermín Revueltas”—was published in Mexico City in 1923. El restorán [The Restaurant], a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 800931

  • Los Pintores jóvenes de México
    Maples Arce, Manuel, 1900-
    1921
    To the Estridentista poet Manuel Maples Arce, the generation of young painters represents the most serious effort in the history of Mexican painting. He considers this group strong and homogeneous in its aesthetic principles and bound by spiritual [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 760468

  • Manifiesto estridentista
    Maples Arce, Manuel, 1900-
    1923
    This is the second manifesto made public by a new estridentista front located in the city of Puebla. This manifesto makes fun of the local literary glories, but especially of the patriotic values with such deep roots in that city, such as the hero of [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737580

  • Metropolis
    Maples Arce, Manuel, 1900-
    1929
    Metropolis —a translation written by John Dos Passos of Urbe—Bolshevik Super Poem in Five Cantos is a collection of poems dedicated to the workers of Mexico, in which Manuel Maples Arce shapes his conception of a city, at the same time [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737593

  • Nuevas ideas : la estética del sidero-cemento
    Maples Arce, Manuel, 1900-
    1926
    In this text, the poet Manuel Maples Arce connects the use of the “sidero-cemento” [iron and steel cement] to geometric purity, monumentality, and the workers’ progress. He writes about the construction system of primitive peoples and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737643

  • Revolución
    Maples Arce, Manuel, 1900-
    1926
    The poem Revolución [Revolution] by Manuel Maples Arce describes the negative aspects of war and his fascination with machines such as trains and airplanes. He tells how the wind of the iron-man dictator shudders and in the afternoons, there are [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 754107

  • Urbe : súper poema bolchevique en 5 cantos
    Maples Arce, Manuel, 1900-
    1924
    This is a book of poems which attempts a synthesis of the avant-garde, the city, and the workers’ revolution. The idea that prompted Manuel Maples Arce’s composition of the poems in Urbe was to “provide an aesthetic intention to the Revolution [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 737564