Creator: García Esteban, Fernando, 1917-1982×
  • Acerca de la crítica de arte
    García Esteban, Fernando, 1917-1982
    1955
    This essay, is on the art critic Fernando García Esteban and on his noted intellectual presence in Montevideo during the fifties and the sixties. The art critic echoes the difficulties encountered when critiquing local art and the differences in [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1227280

  • Esquema del opinador en Artes Plásticas
    García Esteban, Fernando, 1917-1982
    1950
    The art critic Fernando García Esteban analyses the difference between an “opinion” on the Visual Arts and the qualified judgment that should be issued by the art critic. It reflects the enormous difference between the artistic ideals that [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1227298

  • La Escuela de París y Nuestro Medio Artístico
    García Esteban, Fernando, 1917-1982
    1949
    In this essay, the Uruguayan art critic Fernando García Esteban praised Paris as being the artistic center of the world. He questioned the fading creative impulse that was being experienced by the Uruguayan artists, whom after so daringly being [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1227399

  • Los murales de Torres y algunas afirmaciones
    García Esteban, Fernando, 1917-1982
    1972
    This article by Fernando García Esteban appeared in the weekly journal Marcha and is part of a controversy with the writer Juan Carlos Somma. All in all, the critic’s rant revealed behavior and decisions, both governmental and private, when he was [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1245013

  • Panorama General de la VI Bienal de Arte de San Pablo
    García Esteban, Fernando, 1917-1982
    1962
    In this text, architect and art critic Fernando García Esteban addresses the meaning as well as the repercussions of the sixth São Paulo Biennial. He discusses the problem of the criteria used to allocate awards and the difficulties faced by [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1233584

  • Primera nota crítica sobre el XVI Salón Nacional de Artes Plásticas
    García Esteban, Fernando, 1917-1982
    1962
    In this text, art critic Fernando García Esteban argues that the organization of the XVI Salón Nacional held in 1962 was “incompetent” and that the art scene reacted to it with “indifference.” The government-run Salón Nacional was an art [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1233496

  • Reflexiones Sobre la Plástica Nacional
    García Esteban, Fernando, 1917-1982
    1952
    The art critic Fernando García Esteban points to a local artistic reality that is in grave crisis, as it is out of touch with the concerns inherent to contemporary European artists, in his opinion. This a characteristic was considered to be “ [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1227362

  • Restauración, conservación y algunas atrocidades
    García Esteban, Fernando, 1917-1982
    1972
    The article by the art critic and columnist of the weekly journal Marcha, Fernando García Esteban, was written in immediate response to the published complaint made by Juan Carlos Somma regarding the imminent restoration and transfer of the murals [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1241467

  • XVI Salón Nacional de Artes Plásticas : Segunda nota crítica
    García Esteban, Fernando, 1917-1982
    1952
    The art critic Fernando García Esteban discusses the XVI Salón Nacional de Artes Plásticas, closely inspecting the paintings presented by each of the participating artists. He describes what he sees as the “epigonal poverty” of Uruguayan [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1239078