WASHINGTON BARCALA. Textos de María Martín... et al
Place Published: Lanzarote, Islas Canarias
Publisher: Fundación César Manrique
Date Published: 27 de Febrero - 27 de Ab
Size: 27 cm
Book Id: 74346
b/w and color plates, port., bio/chron., bibl., color pict. fldg. wrps
A retrospective exhibition on Barcala (b. Uruguay 1920, immigrated to Spain in 1974, d. 1993), of selected pieces from his different creative periods: figurative (1946-1950), abstract (1961-1964) and the most fertile part of his career, where the artist develops the style "organic constructivism" . The last includes his series titled Chatarras (scrap metal) temperas of flowing strokes and his Cajas (boxes) tridimensional objects assembled with the leftovers thrown away by a consumer society. ENGLISH AND SPANISH TEXTS.