Bogotá: Ediciones Jaime Vargas, 1999. b/w and color plates, ind., bio/chron., ports., cat., pict. endpapers, d.j. Item #52637
A retrospective of this important artist (b. 1951 Colombia, son of to Marta Traba, an important figure in Latin American arts and letters, and to writer Alberto Zalamea). Zalamea is distinguished for his social consciousness and historical perspective both in his life and in his works. Text includes critical essays by distinguished art historians, writers, professors and curators. Overall, a comprehensive look at Zalamea's work, influences and theories as well as information on the history and culture of his time.