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Born in 1941 in Buenos Aires, Argentina
Lives and works in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Essay

Marta Minujín. Drawings

An essay by Andrea Giunta

The union of art and life is the theme with which Marta Minujín identifies, from the 1960s up to the present. Read more

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Selected titles in our library

Manifestos and polemics in Latin American Modern Art. Edited and translated by Patrick Frank. Albuquerque, University of Mexico Press, 2017.

Radical women: Latin American art, 1960-1985. Exhibition catalogue, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, September 15- December 31, 2017, Brooklyn Museum, April 13 - July 22, 2018. With texts by Cecilia Fajardo-Hill, Andrea Giunta, Mónica Mayer, Miguel A. López, Rodrigo Alonso, Karen Cordero Reiman, Rosina Cazali, María Angélica Melendi, Carla Stellweg (et al.). Munich/London/New York, DelMonico-Prestel, 2017.

documenta 14: Daybook. Exhibition catalogue, documenta 14, Athens, Greece, April 8 - July 16, 2017, Kassel, Germany, June 10 - September 17, 2017. Edited by Quinn Latimer, and Adam Szymczyk. München, London, New York, Prestel, 2017.

Sabotage art. Politics and iconoclasm in contemporary Latin America. edited by Sophie Halart and Mara Polgovsky Ezcurra, with texts by Catherine Spencer, Robin Adele Greeley (et al.). London, New York, I.B. Tauris, 2016.

Verboamérica. Collection catalogue, Museo de Arte Latinoamericano, Buenos Aires, Argentina. With texts by Agustín Pérez Rubio, and Andrea Giunta. Buenos Aires, MALBA, 2016.

Alonso, Rodrigo. Elogio de la Low-Tech. Historia y estética de las artes electrónicas en América Latina. Buenos Aires, Luna Editores, 2015.

Ready, Sylvia, and Bárbara Becker. Entender el arte contemporáneo = Understand contemporary art. Santiago, Chile, Contrapunto, 2015.

International Pop. Exhibition catalogue, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, April 11 - August 29, 2015, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, October 11, 2015 - January 17, 2016, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, USA, February 18 - May 15, 2016. With texts by Olga Viso, María José Herrera, Claudia Calirman (et al.). Minneapolis, Walker Art Center, 2015.

Marta Minujín: Minucodes. With texts by Gabriela Rangel, Inés Katzenstein, Alexander Alberro (et al.). New York, Americas Society, 2015.

The world goes pop. Exhibition catalogue, Tate Modern, London, September 17, 2015 - January 24, 2016. With texts by Jessica Morgan, Giulia Lamoni, Mercedes Trelles-Hernández, Kalliopi Minioudaki (et. al.). New Haven, Connecticut, Yale University Press, 2015.

Barnitz, Jacqueline. Twentieth-Century art of Latin America. Revised and expanded edition. Austin, University of Texas Press, 2015.

Resistance performed. An anthology on aesthetic strategies under repressive regimes in Latin America. Exhibition catalogue, Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zürich, Switzerland, November 21, 2015 - February 7, 2016. With texts by Heike Munder, Cristiana Tejo, Nelly Richard, Miguel A López, and Rodrigo Alonso. Zürich, JRP Ringier, 2014.

Yo, nosotros, el arte. Exhibition catalogue, Fundación OSDE, Buenos Aires, Argentina, February 27 - May 3, 2014. With a text by Laura Malosetti Costa. Buenos Aires, Fundación OSDE, 2014.

9a Bienal do Mercosul. Se o clima for favorável = Si el tiempo lo permite = Weather permitting. Exhibition catalogue, Porto Alegre, Brasil, September 13 - November 10, 2013. Witht exts by Sofía Hernández Chong Cuy (et al.). Porto Alegre, Fundação Bienal do Mercosul, 2013.

Alonso, Rodrigo. Berni y las representaciones argentinas en la Bienal de Venecia. Buenos Aires, Fundación Amalia Lacroze de Fortabat, 2013.

Ein Buch über das Sammeln und Ausstellen konzeptueller Kunst nach der Konzeptkunst = A book about collecting and exhibiting conceptual art after conceptual art. Edited by Sabine Folie, Georgia Holz, and Ilse Lafer. Vienna, Generali Foundation, 2013.

Permission to be global. Latin American art from the Ella Fontanals-Cisneros Collection = Prácticas globales. Exhibition catalogue, Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, Miami, USA, December 4, 2013 - February 23, 2014, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, USA, March 19 - July 13, 2014. With a conversation between Jen mergel, Liz Munsell and Jesús Fuenmayor. Miami, Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, 2013.

Martínez Quijano, Ana. Registros contemporáneos. Críticas publicadas 2013-2003. Buenos Aires, Alberto Sendrós, 2013.

Arte de contradicciones. Pop, realismos y política. Brasil - Argentina 1960. Exhibition catalogue, Fundación Proa, Buenos Aires, Argentina, July - September 2012. With texts by Paulo Herkenhoff, Rodrigo Alonso (et al.). Buenos Aires, Proa, 2012.

Intercambio global. Abstracción geométrica desde 1950 = A global exchange. Geometric Abstraction since 1950. Exhibition catalogue, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2012. With texts by Joe Houson, Juan Melé (et al.). Buenos Aires, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, 2012.

Open work in Latin America, New York & beyond. Exhibition catalogue, Bertha and Karl Leubsdorf Art Gallery, Hunter College, New York, February 8 - May 4, 2013. With texts by Harper Montgomery (et al.). New York, Hunter College of The City of New York, 2012.

crisisss... América Latina, arte y confrontación. 1920-2010. Exhibition catalogue, Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City, March 12 - June 5, 2011. With texts by Gerardo Mosquera, Luis Camnitzer, Aracy Amaral, Karen Cordero Reiman (et al.). Mexico City, Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, 2012.

29th Bienal de São Paulo. There is always a cup of sea to sail in. Documentation. Exhibition catalogue, 29th São Paulo Biennial, September 25 - December 12, 2010. With texts by Agnaldo Farias and Moacir dos Anjos (et al.). São Paulo, Fundação Bienal, 2011.

Antropoceno. III Bienal del Fin del Mundo. Exhibition catalogue, Bienal del Fin del Mundo, Ushuaia, Argentina, October - November 2011. With texts by Consuelo Císcar Casabán (et al.). Buenos Aires, Fundación Patagonia Arte y Desafío, 2011.

Frames and documents. Conceptualist practices. Selections from the Ella Fontanals-Cisneros collection. Exhibition catalogue, Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, Miami, USA, November 30, 2011 - March 4, 2012. With texts by Jesús Fuenmayor and Philippe Pirotte. Miami, Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, 2011.

Malba. Diez años. 2001 - 2011. Exhibition catalogue, MALBA, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2001 - 2011. Buenos Aires, Fundación Eduardo F. Costantini, 2011.

Sistemas, acciones y procesos 1965-1975. Exhibition catalogue, Fundación Proa, Buenos Aires, Argentina, July - October 2011. With texts by Rodrigo Alonso, Andrea Giunta, Cristina Freire (et al.). Buenos Aires, Fundación Proa, 2011.

Televisión. El Di Tella y un episodio en la historia de la TV. Exhibition catalogue, Espacio Fundación Telefónica, Buenos Aires, Argentina. With texts by Inés Katzenstein, Rafael Cippolini (et al.). Buenos Aires, Espacio Fundación Telefónica, 2011.

29th Bienal de São Paulo. There is always a cup of sea to sail in. Exhibition catalogue, 29th São Paulo Biennial, September 25 - December 12, 2010. With texts by Agnaldo Farias and Moacir dos Anjos (et al.). São Paulo, Fundação Bienal, 2010.

41 Salón nacional de artistas. Urgente! Cali. Exhibition catalogue, Cali, Colombia, 2010. With texts by Clarisa Ruiz (et al.). Bogotá, Ministerio de Cultura, 2010.

Al calor del pensamiento. Obras de la Daros Latinamerica Collection = Al calor del pensamiento. Works from the Daros Latinamerica Collection. Exhibition catalogue, Fundación Banco Santander, Madrid, Spain, February 3 - April 30, 2010. With texts by Katrin Steffen (et al.). Madrid, Fundación Banco Santander, 2010.

Imán: Nueva York. Arte argentino de los años 60. Exhibition catalogue, Fundación Proa, Buenos Aires, Argentina, July - October 2010. With texts by Rodrigo Alonso, Andrea Giunta, Eduardo Costa (et al.). Buenos Aires, Fundación Proa, 2010.

Marta Minujín. Obras 1959-1989. Exhibition catalogue, Museo de Arte Latinoamericano MALBA, Buenos Aires, Argentina, November 26, 2010 - February 7, 2011. With texts by Victoria Noorthoorn (et al.). Buenos Aires, Fundación Eduardo F. Costantini, 2010.

Amigo, Roberto, Silvia Dolinko, and Cristina Rossi. Palabra de artista. Textos sobre arte argentino, 1961-1981. Buenos Aires, Fundación Espigas and Fondo Nacional de las Artes, 2010.

Pop! La consagración de la primavera. Exhibition catalogue, Fundación OSDE, Buenos Aires, Argentina, March 18 - May 15, 2010. With texts by María José Herrera. Buenos Aires, Fundación OSDE, 2010.

Portolano of the 29th Bienal de São Paulo. There is always a cup of sea to sail in = 29a Bienal des São Paulo. Há sempre um copo de mar para um homem navegar. Portulano = . Portolano. Six of the many ways to visit the 29th Bienal. São Paulo, Fundação Bienal, 2010.

Eder, Rita. Tiempo de fractura. El arte contemporáneo en el Museo de Arte Moderno de México durante la gestión de Helen Escobedo (1982-1984. Mexico City, Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana and Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México UNAM, 2010.

7a Bienal do Mercosul. Grito e escuta. Exhibition catalogue, 7th Mercosur Biennial, Porto Alegre, October 16 - November 29, 2009. With texts by Victoria Noorthoorn (et al.). Porto Alegre, Fundação Bienal do Mercosul, 2009.

Glusberg, Jorge. A arte da performance. São Paulo, Perspectiva, 2009.

Márceles Daconte, Eduardo. Los recursos de la imaginación. Artes visuales de la región andina de Colombia. Barranquilla, Fundación Amigos del Arte del Caribe, 2009.

2007 Adquisiciones. Collection catalogue. Madrid, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, 2008.

Cullen, Deborah. Arte no es vida. Actions by artists of the Americas 1960 - 2000. New York, El Museo del Barrio, 2008.

Mestizo. Una historia del arte latinoamericano 11. Pop!. Buenos Aires, Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero, 2008. (DVD 30 min)

The art of participation. 1950 to now. Exhibition catalogue, Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, November 8, 2008 - February 8, 2009. With texts by Rudolf Frieling (et al.). New York, Thames & Hudson, 2008.

Baigorri, Laura (ed.). Vídeo en Latinoamérica. Brumaria 10. Madrid, Brumaria, 2008.

Giunta, Andrea. Avant-Garde, internationalism and politics. Argentine art in the Sixties. Durham, NC, Duke University Press, 2007.

Camnitzer, Luis. Conceptualism in Latin American Art: Didactics of Liberation. Austin, University of Texas Press, 2007.

Camnitzer, Luis. Didáctica de la liberación. Arte conceptualista latinoamericano. Murcia, Cendeac, 2007.

King, John. El Di Tella y el desarrollo cultural argentino en la década del sesenta. Buenos Aires, Asunto Impreso, 2007, Second Edition (first edition 1985).

La presencia. Latin American art in the United States. Exhibition catalogue, Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, California, USA, June 10 - August 25, 2007. With texts by Gregorio Luke (et al.). Long Beach, California, Museum of Latin American Art MoLAA, 2007.

Wack ! Art and the feminist revolution. Exhibition catalogue, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, March 4 - July 16, 2007, and other venues. With texts by Cornelia Butler, Nelly Richard (et al.). Cambridge, MA, MIT Press, 2007.

El arte hace pop! = Art goes pop! Exhibition catalogue, Lila Mitre, Espacio de Arte, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 2006. With a text by María José Herrera. Buenos Aires, Lila Mitre, 2006.

Inventários 1988/2005. With a text by Lidia Blanco and an interview with Laura Buccelatto. Buenos Aires, Centro Cultural de España, 2006.

Brest Romero, Jorge. La cultura como provocación. Buenos Aires, Edición Edgardo Giménez, 2006.

Primera generación. Arte e imagen en movimiento (1963-1986). Exhibition catalogue, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, November 7, 2006 - April 2, 2007. With texts by Berta Sichel (et al.). Madrid, Reina Sofía, 2006.

Un dedo en el río. Exhibition catalogue, Centro Cultural de España, Buenos Aires, Argentina, October 11 - December 15, 2006. With a text by Esteban Álvarez. Buenos Aires, Centro Cultural de España, 2006.

Colección Alberto Elía - Mario Robirosa. Un momento en el arte argentino. Exhibition catalogue, Museo Provincial de Bellas Artes Caraffa, Córdoba (Argentina), May - June 2005. With texts by Daniel Capardi (et al.). Córdoba, Museo Provincial de Bellas Artes Caraffa, 2005.

Traba, Marta. Dos décadas vulnerables en las artes plásticas latinoamericanas, 1950 - 1970. Buenos Aires, Siglo Veintiuno, 2005.

Ravera, Rosa María. Historia general del arte en la Argentina. Tomo X. Mediados del siglo XX. Buenos Aires, Academia Nacional de Bellas Artes, 2005.

García Canclini, Néstor. La producción simbólica. Teoría y método en sociología del arte. Buenos Aires, Siglo XXI, 2005.

González, Miguel. Latinoamérica. Visiones y miradas. Cali, Corporación para la cultura, 2005.

Romero Brest, Jorge. Marta Minujín. Buenos Aires, Edgardo Giménez, 2005.

Alcázar, Josefina. Performance y arte-acción en América Latina. Mexico City, Ex Teresa; Ediciones sin Nombre, 2005.

Quinta Bienal do Mercosul. Uma história concisa da Bienal do Mercosul. Exhibition catalogue, Bienal de Artes Visuais do Mercosul, Porto Alegre, Brazil, September 30 - December 4, 2005. With a text by Gaudêncio Fidelis. Porto Alegre, Fundação Bienal de Artes Visuais do Mercosul, 2005.

Arte argentino contemporáneo. Collection catalogue. With texts by Fernando Farina, Roberto Echen, Nancy Rojas and Andrea Giunta. Rosario, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, 2004.

Colección Alberto Elía - Mario Robirosa. Un momento en el arte argentino. Catalogue, published in conjunction with an exhibition at the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, June - July 2004. With texts by María Teresa Constantin. Buenos Aires, Fundación Alberto Elía Mario Robirosa, 2004.

Larroca, Oscar. La mirada de Eros. Aproximación a la temática erótica en las artes visuales y otros ensayos vinculados a la creación artística. Montevideo, H Editores, 2004.

Anaya, Jorge López. La vanguardia informalista. Buenos Aires 1957-1965. Informalismo, arte destructivo, arte cosa. Buenos Aires, Ediciones Alberto Sendrós, 2003.

Arte conceitual e conceitualismos. Anos 70 no acervo do MAC USP. Exhibition catalogue, Museu de Arte Contemporânea USP, São Paulo, Brazil, June 2000. With texts by Cristina Freire (et al.). São Paulo, Museo de Arte Contemporânea, 2002.

González, Margarita, Tania Parson, and José Veigas (ed.). Déjame que te cuente. Antología de la crítica en los 80. La Habana, Arte Cubano Ediciones, 2002.

Golonbek, Claudio. Guía para invertir en el mercado de arte contemporáneo argentino = Argentine contemporary art market investment guide. Buenos Aires, Rizzo Patricia Editore, 2001.

Giunta, Andrea. Vanguardia, internacionalismo y política. Arte argentino en los años sesenta. Buenos Aires/Barcelona/Mexico City, Paidós, 2001.

Bayón, Damián. América Latina en sus artes. Mexico City, Siglo Veintiuno, 2000.

Fusco, Coco. Corpus delecti. Performance art of the Americas. London/New York, Routledge, 2000.

Casanegra, Mercedes (ed.). Pintura del Mercosur. Una selección del período 1950-1980. Buenos Aires, El Ateneo, 2000.

Tesoros del Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes = Treasures of the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes. Edited by Julio Moyano, with texts by Jorge Glusberg (et al.). Buenos Aires, Grupo Julio Moyano Comunicaciones, 2000.

Vivências. Lebenserfahrung = Life experience. Exhibition catalogue, Generali Foundation, Vienna, September 15 - December 22, 2000. Edited by Sabine Breitwieser, with contributions by Guy Brett (et al.). Cologne, Walther König, 2000.

Arte de acción 1960-1990. Exhibition catalogue, Museo de Arte Moderno, Buenos Aires. With a text by Alonso Rodrigo. Buenos Aires, Museo de Arte Moderno, 1999.

Marta Minujin. Exhibition catalogue, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires, 1999. With a text by Jorge Glusberg. Buenos Aires, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, 1999.

Nueva Historia Argentina. Vol. II. Arte, sociedad y política. Edited by José Emilio Burucúa, with texts by Andrea Giunta, María José Herrera (et al.). Buenos Aires, Sudamericana, 1999.

Gutiérrez Viñuales, Rodrigo, and Ramón Gutiérrez (eds.). Pintura, escultura y fotografía en Iberoamérica, siglos XIX y XX. Madrid, Cátedra, 1997.

Argentina 1920-1994. Art from Argentina. Exhibition cataloque, Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, October 2 - December 31, 1994, Royal College of Art Galleries, London, April 13 - April 23, 1995. Edited by David Elliott. Oxford, Museum of Modern Art, 1994.

Sanjurjo, Annick (ed.). Contemporary Latin American artists. Exhibitions at the Organization of American States 1965-1985. Metuchen, N.J. and London, Scarecrow Press, 1993.

Latin American artists of the twentieth century. Published on the occasion of the exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, June 6 - September 7, 1993. Edited by Waldo Rasmussen with Fatima Bercht and Elizabeth Ferrer. New York, Harry N. Abrams, 1993.

Amarante, Leonor. As bienais de São Paulo, 1951-1987. São Paulo, Projeto, 1989.

Glusberg, Jorge. Marta Minujín. Buenos Aires, Gaglianone, 1986.(Separatum from "Del Pop Art a la Nueva Imagen" by Jorge Glusberg)

Glusberg, Jorge. Arte en la Argentina. Del Pop-Art a la Nueva Imagen. Buenos Aires, Ediciones de Arte Gaglianone, 1985.

Espartaco, Carlos. El estupor del arte. Buenos Aires, Ediciones de Arte Gaglianone, 1984.

Marta Minujín. Recent sculptures. Exhibition catalogue, Yvonne Séguy Gallery, New York, May 1 - 30, 1984. With a text by Jorge Glusberg. New York, Yvonne Seguy Gallery, 1984.

Romero Brest, Jorge. Arte visual. Pasado, presente y futuro. Buenos Aires, Rosenberg-Rita, 1981.

Glusberg, Jorge. Retórica del arte Latinoamericano. Buenos Aires, Ediciones Nueva Visión, 1978.

21 artistas argentinos en el Museo Universitario de Ciencas y Arte Ciudad Universitaria México. Exhibition brochure, Museo Universitariode Ciencas y Arte, México, November 1977. With a text by Jorge Glusberg. Buenos Aires, Centro de Arte y Communicación CAYC, 1977.

Traba, Marta. Duas décadas vulneráveis nas artes plásticas latino-americanas, 1950 - 1970. Rio de Janeiro, Paz e Terra, 1977.

Video arte. 8th. International Video Art Festival. Organized by the Center of Art and Communication of Buenos Aires (CAYC). In cooperationa with Procine Cetuc, Matálicos Unión, and Telesud Peruana S.A. Lima, Continental Gallery, 1977.

Abstracción-figuración, figurative-abstract. Selections from the Latin American collection. Collection catalogue. Austin, Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery, 1975.

Art systems in Latin America. Exhibition catalogue, Institute for Contemporary Art, London, 1974, Centro de Arte y Comunicación CAYC, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1974. With a text by Jorge Glusberg. London, Nash House, 1974.

Bayón, Damián. Aventura plástica de Hispanoamérica. Pintura, cinetismo, artes de la acción (1940-1972). Mexico City, Fondo de Cultura Económica, 1974.

Chase, Gilbert. Contemporary art in Latin America. New York, The Free Press, 1970.

Masotta, Oscar. El "pop-art". Bunos Aires, Columba, 1967.

L'art latino-américain à Paris. Exhibition catalogue, Musée d'art Moderne de la ville de Paris, August 2 - October 4, 1962. Edited by Jean-Clarence Lambert. Paris, Musée d'art moderne de la ville de Paris, 1962.

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