5º Bienal do Douro Catalogue
Two Catalogs in hardcover with box (general catalog with 380 artists + catalog Tribute to Antoni Tàpies), total of 576 pages, 1000 copies in polychrome, more than 500 images. Antoni Tàpies considered one of the most important artists of the twentieth century. The decades of the 50s and 60s recognise his work at an international level. The late 1960s and the 1970s bring Tapiès the influence of Arte Povera, and incorporates into his work more solid objects such as furniture or clothes (Rags and Twine On board, 1967; straw and Wood, 1969; Piece of Clothes, 1973). Also in the engraving Tàpies was considered one of the greatest figures of international art. His Graphic Works are highlighted by the large size of the formats and by the artist match his characteristic expression of painting. The catalog also illustrates an international exhibition of the Portuguese Centre Of Serigraphy (Lisbon), an exhibition of Puerto Rican artists from Ury Art Gallery (San Juan), an exhibition of the Biennial Commissioners, an Individual exhibition, installations and performance of the artist Rafael Trelles (Puerto Rico), Public Gallery for Digital Arts (Graphic Urban Project) by Silvestre Pestana, an individual exhibition by Fernando Santiago (Puerto Rico) and an exhibition on the archaeological collection of the Côa Valley (Côa Museum) with the reproduction of numerous rupestrian engraving images.