Skip to main content

Vega, Jorge Luis de la (1930–1971)

Vega, Jorge Luis de la (1930–1971)

Jorge Luis de la Vega (b. 27 March 1930; d. 26 August 1971), Argentine painter and draftsman. Vega was born in Buenos Aires and studied architecture at the National University. Believing that nonrepresentational art had reached a dead end, he helped to form the New Figuration Group in 1960. In his work Vega depicts violence with a passionate eloquence that stands in marked contrast to the formal refinement of lyrical abstraction and geometrical art. Over the years he had numerous exhibitions in North and South America.

See alsoArt: The Twentieth Century .

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Vicente Gesualdo, Aldo Biglione, and Rodolfo Santos, Diccionario de artistas plá sticos en la Argentina (1988).

Museum of Modern Art of Latin America (Washington, DC, 1985).

Additional Bibliography

Ramírez, Mari Carmen, Marcelo Eduardo Pacheco, and Andrea Guinta. Cantos paralelos: La parodia plástica en el arte argentine contemporáneo. Austin: Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas at Austin, 1999.

                            Amalia Cortina Aravena

Cite this article
Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

  • MLA
  • Chicago
  • APA

"Vega, Jorge Luis de la (1930–1971)." Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture. . Encyclopedia.com. 19 Nov. 2018 <https://www.encyclopedia.com>.

"Vega, Jorge Luis de la (1930–1971)." Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture. . Encyclopedia.com. (November 19, 2018). https://www.encyclopedia.com/humanities/encyclopedias-almanacs-transcripts-and-maps/vega-jorge-luis-de-la-1930-1971

"Vega, Jorge Luis de la (1930–1971)." Encyclopedia of Latin American History and Culture. . Retrieved November 19, 2018 from Encyclopedia.com: https://www.encyclopedia.com/humanities/encyclopedias-almanacs-transcripts-and-maps/vega-jorge-luis-de-la-1930-1971

Learn more about citation styles

Citation styles

Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).

Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.

Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:

Modern Language Association

http://www.mla.org/style

The Chicago Manual of Style

http://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/tools_citationguide.html

American Psychological Association

http://apastyle.apa.org/

Notes:
  • Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
  • In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.