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Gelonch -Viladegut, Antoni: “Crop of articles about Engravings’ 2016”

Gelonch -Viladegut, Antoni: “Crop of articles about Engravings’ 2016”

SUMMARY Introduction. Gauguin and the Noa Noa Prints. Ruscha, prints and Tate. Brueghel and painted engravings. Remembering forgotten Female Printmakers from the 16’th to 19 th Centuries. Mary Cassatt prints and the collector Samuel Putnam Avery. How Japan inspired Monet, Van Gogh, and other Western Artists. John Singer Sargent, engraver. […]

Gelonch-Viladegut, A.: “What is a work of Art?”

Gelonch-Viladegut, A.: “What is a work of Art?”

by Antoni Gelonch-Viladegut For the Gelonch-Viladegut Collection Sant Cugat del Vallès, December 2014   What is a work of art? Across historical and cultural eras, different definitions have been launched, but it’s not easy in anytime to define the result and the process of construction a piece of art, a […]

Gelonch-Viladegut, A.: “What is an artist?”

Gelonch-Viladegut, A.: “What is an artist?”

Compiled by Antoni Gelonch-Viladegut For the Gelonch-Viladegut Collection Sant Cugat del Vallès, October 2014   What is an artist? Are there different concepts after this word? Do the different disciplines in the artistic creativity, produce different types of artists? Is it possible to establish a categorization of artists, and a […]

Gelonch-Viladegut, A.: “What is art?”

Gelonch-Viladegut, A.: “What is art?”

Compiled by Antoni Gelonch-Viladegut For the Gelonch Viladegut Collection Sant Cugat del Vallès, September 2014   What is art? The question is very clear, but the answer is very difficult, and there is probably a large number of answers. The answer is diversified at different eras and levels and for […]

Ramon, A.: “Giovanni Battista Piranesi: a note”

Ramon, A.: “Giovanni Battista Piranesi: a note”

Giovanni Battista’s Piranesi figure has grown over time. I don’t want to say that he was not the most important artist in his time, capable of changing the history of the taste across the art of the engraving, but the fame of Piranesi has gone in crescendo since his death […]

Furió, V.: “Looking closely”

Furió, V.: “Looking closely”

“It is not easy to look at ancient prints. Generally, they are small-sized and in black and white. It is necessary to look very closely at them to appreciate them and, and to let them reveal all what they contain. It is necessary to dedicate time and a lot of […]

Furió, V.: “The value of Antique Prints”

Furió, V.: “The value of Antique Prints”

From the fifteenth century to the spread of photography, prints were a type of images, in quantity and in diversity, whose value in term of iconography and dissemination of knowledge has remained unparalleled in the history of art. Made through various techniques, prints represented all sorts of aspirations, interest and […]

Gelonch-Viladegut, A.: “The american art: an introduction”

Gelonch-Viladegut, A.: “The american art: an introduction”

THE AMERICAN ART: AN INTRODUCTION Compiled by Antoni Gelonch-Viladegut For the Gelonch Viladegut Collection Download PDF

Gelonch-Viladegut, A.: “100 american personalities”

Gelonch-Viladegut, A.: “100 american personalities”

100 AMERICAN PERSONALITIES: QUOTATIONS ON ART. Compiled by Antoni Gelonch-Viladegut For the Gelonch Viladegut Collection Download PDF

Gelonch-Viladegut, A.: “Women and Arts”

Gelonch-Viladegut, A.: “Women and Arts”

WOMEN AND ARTS: 75 QUOTES Compiled by Antoni Gelonch-Viladegut For The Gelonch Viladegut Collection website Download PDF