Creator: Valladares, Clarivaldo Prado×
  • A defasagem africana ou crônica do I Festival Mundial de Artes Negras
    Valladares, Clarivaldo Prado
    This text by historian and critic Clarival do Prado Valladares discusses the First World Festival of Black Arts held in Dakar, Senegal, in 1966. He places emphasis on the range of perspectives in the lectures by African intellectuals working outside [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110461

  • Agnaldo Manoel dos Santos : origin, revelation and death of a primitive sculptor
    Valladares, Clarivaldo Prado
    In this essay on Bahían sculptor Agnaldo Manoel dos Santos, Clarival do Prado Valladares discusses aspects of the artist’s life—in particular, the arduous work he did making blocks of limestone— and of his work. The text describes the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110478

  • Arte brasileño erudito y arte brasileño popular
    Valladares, Clarivaldo Prado
    According to Clarival Valladares, folk art and fine art both took parallel approaches in terms of the socio-economic divisions in Brazilian society. He describes the internal migration of people from the northeast to the southern part of the country [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110759

  • Artesanato e criação estética: tapeçaria de Genaro de Carvalho
    Valladares, Clarivaldo Prado
    The art historian and critic Clarival do Prado Valladares discusses the connections he sees between Genaro de Carvalho’s tapestries and the traditional art of the state of Bahia. The critic insists that Carvalho’s works cannot be mistaken for [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110696

  • Helio de Oliveira, o gravador de Pegis
    Valladares, Clarivaldo Prado
    Historian and critic Clarival do Prado Valladares outlines the criteria used to select the work featured in the exhibition Artistas novos da Bahia held in Rio de Janeiro in 1963. He explains that priority was given to contemporary production with a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110464

  • O negro brasileiro nas artes plásticas
    Valladares, Clarivaldo Prado
    This text by Clarival do Prado Valladares is a critical analysis of black culture in the visual arts in Brazil from the colonial period through the sixties. The author places emphasis on the crucial role of Brazilians of African descent in the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110431

  • Primitivos, genuínos e arcaicos
    Valladares, Clarivaldo Prado
    On the basis of his understanding of history, Clarival do Prado Valladares places popular artists into three categories: the primitive, the genuine, and the archaic. He criticizes the first for making what appears to be “ingênua” work for [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1110439