PUBLICATIONS

Francisco Tomsich writes and publishes since 2002 literary texts, essays on arts and literature and translations (from English, German, French, Slovene and Swedish) in journals, collective books, anthologies and magazines from Argentina, Brazil, Germany, Great Britain, Israel, Mexico, Slovenia, Uruguay and U.S.A. Between 2007 and 2014 he was part of the staff of the weekly journal Brecha (Montevideo, Uruguay). Since 2014 he integrates the editorial board of the magazine MUSEO (Museum of Contemporary Art of Montevideo). He was the editor of .TXT, a Montevideo-based digital magazine of young literature from the Southern Cone and beyond (2005-2006, 2011-2012, 2017-2018). He has edited, designed and illustrated numerous books, artist’s books, photobooks and web projects and collaborates with the publishing house Malinc (Slovenia). He has written numerous songs for musicians and composers. His published works in the field of poetry are available at El Viento | Poesía en cónclave

Books: Bivališča Branislave Sušnik | Moradas de Branislava Susnik (co-editor and author; Medvode: Malinc, 2020), Tempel der Medusa | Templo de Medusa (Belgrade: Ediciones del Viento, 2015), Codex (artist’s book, Montevideo, 2010), Sonetos a dos (together with Horacio Cavallo; Montevideo: Trilce, 2009) and the series of six books + multimedia publications from Transposed Study for a Common Portrait (TDUEPURC, Montevideo and Porto Alegre, 2008 – 2012).

2020

2019

2018

  • Descielo. Fragmentos de un diálogo con Augusto Gadea. Catalogue: En las tierras re-vueltas, Augusto Gadea, City Museum Juan Manuel Blanes, Montevideo, 2018, pp. 8-21.
  • La Bataille de Nancy. Journal de Travaille. Nancy International Film Festival, August-September, 2018.
  • “Considera esto”, in: Uruguachas – Poéticas  en Uruguay 2018. La coqueta editora de poesía, Montevideo. Anthology of contemporary Uruguayan poetry curated by Martín Barea Mattos.
  • Edition, coordination, design, web development, translations and original texts for .TXT  (Third Epoch), a publication and translation platform for young literature from the Southern Cone and beyond founded in 2004 by a Montevideo-based group of artists and writers. .TXT was active in 2004-5 (First Epoch), 2011 (Second Epoch) and 2017-2018 (Third Epoch).

2017

2016

2015

2014

  • 1000 Millones. Poesía en lengua española del siglo XXI. International anthology of young poetry in Spanish. FIPR, Rosario, Argentina.

2013

  • Martín pescador. Hiram Vindenson, Op. II for alto flute and piano, 2013.

2012

  • “Fragmentos escogidos de un texto territorial”, in: Pelenur, Martín, Extractor voyeur, Catalogue, Alliance Française Montevideo, Montevideo, Uruguay, 2012.

2011

  • Edition, coordination, design, web development and original texts for .TXT  (Second Epoch), a publication and translation platform for young literature from the Southern Cone and beyond founded in 2004 by a Montevideo-based group of artists and writers. .TXT was active in 2004-5 (First Epoch), 2011 (Second Epoch) and 2017-2018 (Third Epoch).
  • Three poems (“Paisaje imaginario N°9”, “Haiku”, “Sin título”),  in: Muestra de la joven poesía uruguaya, Magazine La Otra, Mexico.

2010

  • CÓDEX. Artist book. Displayed at the exhibition Loess (City Museum of Fine Arts Juan Manuel Blanes, Montevideo, Uruguay, 2010-2011).

2009

  • Sonetos a dos. Together with Horacio Cavallo (Fondo Concursable para la Cultura Prize, 2008, Ministry of Education and Culture). Edited by Trilce, Montevideo, Uruguay. [Review, in Spanish].
  • TDUEPURC #3 RIOZINHO. TDUEPURC / 7th MERCOSUL Biennial, Porto Alegre, Brazil, 2009.
  • “El paradigma Arte otro y un enfoque problemático”, in: Plataforma Tránsito 2008, Ministry of Education and Culture,  Montevideo, Uruguay, pp. 137-138.
  • “Texto con tendencia a cero”, in: Plataforma Tránsito 2008, Ministry of Education and Culture, Montevideo, Uruguay, pp. 118-123.
  • TDUEPURC #2 CONCHILLAS. TDUEPURC / Plataforma, Montevideo, 2009.

2008

  • “Sobre la otra orilla, de Pietrafesa-Musso”, in: Acontecimiento Plataforma 2007, Ministry of Education and Culture, Montevideo, Uruguay, pp. 9-11.
  • “Díptico”, in: Lacasa, Jacqueline (comp.), Nuevas Vías de Acceso III, National Museum for the Visual Arts, Montevideo, Uruguay, pp. 132-135.

2007

  • “Lindo pedazo de palimpsesto”, in: Lacasa, Jacqueline (coord.), Palimpsestos. Escritos sobre Arte Uruguayo Contemporáneo 1960-2006, Cuadernos de Arte Contemporáneo, Montevideo, Uruguay, 2007, pp. 115-123.

2006

2004-5

  • Edition, coordination and original texts for .TXT, a monthly digital magazine devoted to South American recent literary production. It was founded in 2004 by a Montevideo-based group of artists and writers (Martín Barea Mattos, Horacio Cavallo, Diego de Ávila, Mariana Figueroa, Virginia Lucas y Francisco Tomsich) and the cell in Rio do Janeiro (Brazil) started to operate in 2012. .TXT was published and propagated along 2004-5 (First Epoch), 2011 (Second Epoch) and 2017-2018 (Third Epoch).

2004-2017

  • Collaborator (2004-2007) and staff member (2007-2014) of the weekly journal Brecha (Montevideo, Uruguay), where he publishes literary texts, translations, literary reviews and essays on visual arts and literature. A selection of them (in construction) can be consulted HERE.

2004-6

  • A series of articles, translations and essays on literary issues in El País Cultural, Montevideo, Uruguay.

2002

  • “University of California Publications in Linguistics and Modern Philology”, in: Milenio, Magazine of the Newspapers and Periodicals Library of the Faculty of Humanities and Educational Sciences / University of the Republic, Montevideo, Uruguay.