Therese T. Heyman

  • “New Directions in Modern Art From South America”

    South American painting in the current exhibition is represented by the art of Argentina, Brazil, Chile, and Uruguay. The exhibition was sponsored and arranged by the Industries Kaiser de Argentina, and juried by Sir Herbert Read in conjunction with several leading South American critics.

    Of the nineteen artists included in the show, sixteen have studied abroad, fourteen in Europe and two in the United States. Fernando Muro moved to Argentina from Madrid at eighteen, and at present is in New York. Manabu Mabe, among the best known, was born in Japan and now paints in Brazil. Antunez studied at