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Abal, Hernan

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art. 56 words.

Argentinian, 20th century, male.

Born 25 May 1922, in Mendoza.

Painter, draughtsman.

After studying at the academy of fine arts in Mendoza, Abal became a teacher...

Abalsamo, Pascual José

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art. 65 words.

Argentinian, 20th century, male.

Born 27 November 1901, in Buenos Aires.

Painter, draughtsman.

Abalsamo was a student at the school of fine arts in Buenos Aires,...

Abela, Eduardo

Giulio V. Blanc.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 20th-Century Art. 300 words.

(b San Antonio de los Baños, nr Güines, 1889; d Havana, 1965).

Cuban painter and caricaturist. He graduated from the Academia de S Alejandro in Havana in 1920 and lived in...

Abela, Eduardo

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art. 453 words.

Cuban, 20th century, male.

Born 1892, in Havana; died 1966.

Painter, illustrator, caricaturist. Landscapes.

Abela studied at the Academia Nacional de Bellas Artes...

Abélard, Gessner

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art. 205 words.

Haitian, 20th century, male.

Born 1922.

Painter. Local scenes, scenes with figures.

Abélard was a mechanic by trade. The Haitian painter, Charles Humberman,...

Abrahams, Carl

David Boxer.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 20th-Century Art. 286 words.

(b St Andrew, May 14, 1911; d Kingston, April 10, 2005).

Jamaican painter. He began his career as a cartoonist for various local periodicals. In 1937 Augustus John, then...

Abramo, Livio

Roberto Pontual.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 20th-Century Art. 301 words.

(b Araraquara, 1903; d Asunción, Paraguay, 1992).

Brazilian printmaker and teacher. He worked initially as a printmaker and painter until 1933 when, influenced by Lasar...

Abramo, Livio

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art. 219 words.

Brazilian, 20th century, male.

Born 1938, in Araraquara (São Paulo); died 1992, in Asuncion, Paraguay.

Engraver (wood).

Abramo was primarily a wood engraver. In...

Abreu, Mario

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art. 386 words.

Venezuelan, 20th century, male.

Born 22 August 1918, in Turmero.

Painter, collage artist. Landscapes, animals.

Abreu studied at the school of fine arts in...

Abreu, Mario

María Antonia González-Arnal.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Sculpture and Carving; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 20th-Century Art. 253 words.

(b Turmero, nr Maracay, Aug 22, 1919; d Caracas, Feb 20, 1993).

Venezuelan painter and sculptor. From 1943 to 1947 he studied drawing and painting in the Escuela de Artes...

Abularach, Rodolfo

Jorge Luján-Muñoz.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 20th-Century Art. 351 words.

(b Guatemala, Jan 7, 1933).

Guatemalan painter and printmaker. From 1954 to 1957 he studied at the Escuela Nacional de Artes Plásticas in Guatemala City while researching...

Abularach, Rodolfo

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art. 242 words.

Guatemalan, 20th century, male.

Active in the USA.

Born 9 January 1934.

Painter.

Abularach was studying engineering when he began his painting studies in...

Acebal y Digoras, Arturo

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art. 74 words.

Argentinian, 20th century, male.

Born 1912, near Buenos Aires.

Painter, potter.

Acebal Y Digoras went to Spain to study at the school of fine arts in Bilbao, then...

Aceves, Gustavo

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art. 71 words.

Mexican, 20th century, male.

Born 1931.

Painter, pastellist, draughtsman. Figures, nudes.

New York, 1 May 1990: Waiting for the Transformation (paste...

Aceves Navarro, Gilberto

Julieta Ortiz Gaitán.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 20th-Century Art. 171 words.

(b Mexico City, Sept 24, 1931).

Mexican painter. He studied at the Escuela Nacional de Pintura y Escultura ‘La Esmeralda’ under Enrique Assad Lara and Carlos Orozco Romero....

Acosta León, Ángel

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art. 453 words.

Cuban, 20th century, male.

Born 1930, in Havana; died 1964.

Painter. Still-lifes.

Acosta León studied at the Academia Nacional de Bellas Artes San Alejandro in...

Acuna, Luis Alberto

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art. 182 words.

Colombian, 20th century, male.

Born 1904, in Suaita (Santander).

Painter, sculptor.

Acuna spent a period living in France, where he was a student of Henri...

Acunha, Julio

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Architecture; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art. 79 words.

Colombian, 20th century, male.

Active and naturalised in the USA.

Born 18 March 1929.

Painter, draughtsman.

Acunha studied architecture and then fine art...

Adela

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art. 237 words.

Argentinian, 20th – 21st century, female.

Active also active in Spain.

Born 7 June 1947, in Realicó.

Painter, draughtswoman, lithographer.

In 1971, Adela...

Aebi, Hans

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art. 95 words.

Argentinian, 20th century, male.

Born 1923; died 1985.

Painter.

In 1952, Aebi formed the Modern Artists of Argentina ( null...