Subject: http://icaa.mfah.org/vocabs/names/index.php?tema=13941×
Topic Descriptor: http://icaa.mfah.org/vocabs/names/index.php?tema=13941×
Topic Descriptor (local): http://icaa.mfah.org/vocabs/names/index.php?tema=13941×
Name Descriptor: Asociación de Arte Constructivo (Montevideo)×
  • Aquí, en Montevideo
    Torres-García, Joaquín, 1874-1949
    1938
    In this brief essay Joaquín Torres-García outlines the goals he developed at the AAC (Asociación de Arte Constructivo) and explained in the association’s magazine. He describes the difficulties he had in trying to make [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1263116

  • El hombre, una incógnita
    Carrel, Alexis, 1873-1944
    1937
    This is an excerpt from the book L’Homme, cet inconnu [Man, the Unknown] by the French scientist Alexis Carrel, which appeared in issue Number 5 of Círculo y Cuadrado, the magazine published by the Asociación de Arte Constructivo [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1263085

  • La presente revista
    Torres-García, Joaquín
    1936
    Joaquín Torres-García wrote this editorial for Círculo y Cuadrado, the journal published by the Asociación de Arte Constructivo de Montevideo that seeks to follow in the footsteps of Cercle et Carré, the magazine co [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1262991

  • Necesidad de agruparse para la formación de un medio artístico
    Arzadun, Carmelo de, 1888-1968
    1936
    Carmelo de Arzadun stresses the importance of creating intellectual groups in Montevideo, explaining that their conversations about their various aesthetic preferences would enrich the debate in local art circles. On the whole, the article does not [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1263023

  • Nosotros y nuestro ambiente
    San Vicente, J. Luis
    1943
    In this article, which appeared in the final number of the magazine Círculo y Cuadrado (December 1943), J. Luis San Vicente discusses the spirit of cooperation among members of the TTG (Taller Torres-García). The writer also provides a [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1263146

  • Nuestro arte constructivo y las teorías cubistas
    Ragni, Héctor, 1897-1952
    1938
    This article by Héctor Ragni—one of Joaquín Torres García’s “devout” disciples—reveals the author’s profound understanding of the maestro’s doctrinaire corpus of constructive universalism [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1263131

  • Por qué pertenezco a la asociación de arte constructivo
    Ragni, Héctor, 1897-1952
    1936
    In this article, the Argentinean-Uruguayan artist Héctor Ragni expresses his admiration for Joaquín Torres-García’s ideas and work. Ragni lauds the maestro’s motivational skills and recalls the first time he saw his [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1263007