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Francisco Madariaga

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 3 : Surrealists M – Z

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...A poet of Argentina’s wild northern province, Madariaga participated in the Argentine Surrealist Group founded by Aldo Pellegrini and Enrique Molina in 1952, publishing in its journal A partir de cero (Starting from Zero). Anti-intellectual...

Virginia Tentindo

Michael Richardson

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 3 : Surrealists M – Z

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...The daughter of Italian immigrants in Argentina, Virginia Tentindo’s parents encouraged her passion for music and dance, which are an important source for her graphic work and sculptures which she defines as “a practice of the body...

Catalina Chervin

Michael Richardson

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Chervin is a painter of visceral images evoking human internal shadows and obscurities. Living through the dark age of Argentina’s military dictatorship, her works seem a remembrance of such darkness, not by representing it directly...

Roberto Aizenberg

Michael Richardson

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Originally an architect, Roberto Aizenberg turned to painting when studying with Juan Batlle Planas, becoming one of the most important surrealist artists in Latin America. His architectural background is apparent in his images of isolated...

Fernando De Szyszlo

Michael Richardson

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 3 : Surrealists M – Z

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...A Peruvian painter and critic who trained in Lima, and who worked on the editorial committee of the review Las Moradas with the surrealist poet Emilio Adolfo Westphalen from 1947 to 1949, De Szyszlo left for Europe upon his marriage...

Sergio Lima

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Sergio Lima is one of the key figures of surrealism in Brazil. In the 1960s he founded the surrealist group in São Paulo and in 1967, with the help of Flávio de Carvalho, he organized the XIII International Exhibition of Surrealism...

Floriano Martins

Michael Richardson

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 3 : Surrealists M – Z

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Poet, translator and essayist, Floriano Martins has participated in surrealist activities in Brazil since the late 1970s. He was responsible for editing the two issues of Escrituras Surrealistas in 1993 and 1996, and has edited the online...

Victor Chab

Michael Richardson

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...A self-taught artist, Chab met Juan Andralis in 1952 just before Andralis moved to Paris to become a member of the surrealist group there, and Chab then learned French in order to read surrealist texts first-hand. He first exhibited...

Alejandro Jodorowsky

Michael Richardson

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Filmmaker, theater director, mime artist, comics writer, showman, and fantasist, Alejandro Jodorowsky formed the Panique group with Fernando Arrabal and Roland Topor in 1962 and had a peripheral involvement and somewhat strained...

Blanca Leonor Varela González

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 3 : Surrealists M – Z

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Peruvian poet who traveled to Paris in 1949, and who through Octavio Paz came to meet André Breton among other French and Latin American intellectuals...