XUL SOLAR: VISIONES Y REVELACIONES
Place Published: Buenos Aires; São Paulo
Publisher: Malba - Colección Costantini, Buenos Aires del 17 de junio al 15 de agosto de 2005; Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo del 17 de
Date Published: 15 de agosto al 6 de nov
Book Id: 80556
b/w and color plates, facs., cat., bio/chron., bibl, color pict fldg. wrps
Retrospective exhibition presenting 130 paintings and objects by Xul Solar (b. Argentina 1887-d.1963) considered one of the main artists of the Modernism and Avant-Garde in Argentina during the first decades of the 20th century. The show highlights the artist as a visionary, a mystic and his multiple links with the occult and esoteric aspects in better understanding the artist's spiritual universe. This is the first exhibition of Xul Solar in Brazil and the catalogue includes a curatiorial essay by Patricia Artundo, along with expert texts by Jorge Schwartz, Daniel Nelson and others. ENGLISH AND SPANISH TEXT. The show also expanded to include: The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston del 27 de enero al 16 de abril de 2006 ; Museo Tamayo Arte Contemporáneo, México del 18 de mayo al 20 de agosto de 2006.