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EL POETA COMO ARTISTA (The Poet as Artist). Centro Atlantico de Arte Moderno, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, 1995. 270 pp. with 414 ills. (215 col.). 28 x 24 cm. ISBN 8489152020 In Spanish; five essays also in French.
Exploring the contributions of European writers to the development of 20th-century art as well as the literary activities of modern painters and sculptors, this catalogue presents reproductions of more than 300 drawings, collages, book illustrations, paintings and posters by some 70 artists along with brief excerpts from their writings. Augmented by short profiles of the featured figures (among them Paul Valery, Guillaume Apollinaire, Bruno Schulz, Raoul Hausmann, Francis Picabia, Kurt Schwitters, Federico Garcia Lorca, Andre Breton, Paul Eluard, Karel Teige and Jacques Prevert), six essays include examinations of the involvement of writers in the Symbolist, Surrealist and other movements as well as discussions focusing on the works of Erik Satie and Henri Michaux.
Indexing: Western, Europe — 1900-1945 — Several Media
Plans: 02,03
Worldwide Number: 025232
Paperbound $75.00    

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