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  • Nuestra lucha por la pintura
    Torres-García, Joaquín, 1874-1949
    The year 1945 witnessed the founding of the journal Removedor, the published vehicle for the Taller Torres García (TTG) and its practices. From the beginning, it set out to be a journal “in combat,” willing to dive headlong into [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1263799

  • No sean majaderos
    Torres-García, Joaquín, 1874-1949
    “No sean majaderos” [don’t be idiots] is an example of the hostile, scornful tone that Joaquín Torres-García adopted in the latter years of his life to address colleagues and art critics who rejected or objected to the [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1263777

  • Cándido Portinari no es un creador
    Castillo, Guido, 1922-2010
    In this article, Guido Castillo does not launch an all-out attack on Cándido Portinari because he recognizes the Brazilian artist’s “human values” and his compassion for the suffering endured by some people in the world. But [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1263707

  • AIAPE la víbora y Nadie
    Cabrera, Sarandy, 1923-2005
    This article by Sarandy Cabrera, which appeared in Removedor, the journal published by the TTG (Taller Torres-García), is an example of the magazine’s colloquial—and aggressive, “from the trenches”—discourse. This [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1263683

  • Reflexiones
    Torres-García, Joaquín, 1874-1949
    “Reflexiones” is just that, a collection of thoughts related to the essence of the constructivist doctrine and the concrete strategies to be adopted in an environment that was not particularly receptive to the doctrine. The intent is to [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1263191

  • Nosotros y nuestro ambiente
    San Vicente, J. Luis
    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

  • A propósito de Vasarely
    Taller Torres García
    This essay is on the work of Victor Varsarely that in 1958 was exhibited for the first time in Montevideo, giving rise to glowing journalistic commentaries. A commentary was also written on the TTG (Taller Torres García [Torres Garcia Workshop]) [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1228355

  • Sobre la crítica de arte
    Taller Torres García
    This article is part of a published booklet by the TTG (Taller Torres García [Torres Garcia Workshop]) in October of 1958. The TTG sought to respond to the criticism that had been accumulating for a very long time against the disciples of Art Master [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1228338

  • Latitud Sur 34º, longitud 58º Oeste. Exposición C. Portinari
    Domínguez, Alfonso
    This article aligns itself among the critiques in 1947 on the work by the artist Cândido Portinari during his stay in Uruguay. They were carried out mainly by the TTA [Taller Torres García]. Alfonso Domínguez was opposed to the deformations and [...]
    ICAA Record ID: 1226448