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Visual arts

Ding-Xian at Globe Taiwanese artist Yang Ding-Xian will exhibit his work in "Oriental Power," Feb. 12-23, at Globe Art Gallery in Bonifacio Global City. Hiraya Gallery has brought to the country a selection of works by Ding- Xian, whose show "serves as a refresher course in contemporary Oriental art," art critic Cid Reyes said in the exhibition notes. Globe Art Gallery is at Globe Tower, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig. TWA artists at Art Cube Art Cube Gallery is holding the group exhibit "Points of Origin" until March. It mounts paintings by The Working Animals collective, composed of Aiya Balingit, Lawrence Canto, Keb Cerda, Ronson Culibrina, Dale Erispe, Johanna He...Keep on reading: Visual arts.....»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerFeb 18th, 2018

Visual arts

Noel de Guzman explores archetypal abstractions What can be seen in Noel de Guzman's "Geometric Abstractions" are perennial moments of accustomed occurrences in a postmodern world. It is a narrative exploring contemporary imagery, as the movements in his art also mark the freedom of expression the artist so resolutely seeks. Raised in Manila, De Guzman pursued a degree in Fine Arts at the University of the Philippines and thereafter worked with multinational advertising agencies and then moved to Hong Kong in 1993 to work for regional publications such as Hong Kong Tatler and FinanceAsia. It was in Hong Kong where he finally pursued his obsession in the arts, painting wi...Keep on reading: Visual arts.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 20th, 2018

NCCA holds workshops on the 7 lively arts in Siargao

In the balmy coastal town of Santa Monica is fabled Siargao Island in Surigao del Norte, with its foaming waters for surfing and seaside rock formations for diving. The National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) recently held three-day workshops here for the seven lively arts: architecture and allied arts, cinema, dance, dramatic arts, literary arts, music and visual arts. The arts festival was titled "Amping Sining" (Embrace Art) and was held with the support of the municipal government headed by Mayor Fernando Dolar. "We chose Santa Monica because it has never been a recipient of an NCCA grant," said Ferdinand Isleta, head of NCCA's art section. "We want to reach out to...Keep on reading: NCCA holds workshops on the 7 lively arts in Siargao.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 20th, 2018

Cuban culture spotlighted by Kennedy Center festival

WASHINGTON (AP) --- Renewed tensions between the U.S. and Cuba aren't stopping the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts from shining a spotlight on the island's rich cultural heritage during what's being billed as the largest Cuban arts festival ever held in the United States. "Artes de Cuba: From the Island to the World", which runs through May 20, showcases the work of more than 400 Cuban and Cuban-American artists across more than 50 events. The program includes the salsa band Los Van Van and other musicians, visual artists, movies, theater companies and ballerina Alicia Alonso and the Ballet Nacional de Cuba. "Cuba is a cultural powerhouse, and to present such a d...Keep on reading: Cuban culture spotlighted by Kennedy Center festival.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 14th, 2018

Viva Europa showcases Europe’s culture, music, sports, and arts

ARTS AND culture know no boundaries: political, social, or otherwise. In the efforts to link our shared literature and culture, and also our highlight differences, the European Union bookmarks the months of May and June for its “Viva Europa” celebration, a showcase of European dance, film, literature, music, sports, and visual arts for the Filipino […] The post Viva Europa showcases Europe’s culture, music, sports, and arts appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 1st, 2018

Alcuaz and his unwoven tapestries

NATIONAL ARTIST for Visual Arts Federico Aguilar Alcuaz is best known for his modernist abstract paintings in acrylic and oil, as well as sketches in ink, lead, and watercolor. He was also a sculptor, and he also did some ceramics. But his current exhibition at the National Museum, thanks to the Government Service Insurance System […] The post Alcuaz and his unwoven tapestries appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 25th, 2018

‘Viva Europa 2018’ to celebrate best of European culture in PH

Filipinos will get the chance to experience a European cultural summer via “Viva Europa 2018,” which will showcase the best of the continent’s dance, film, literature, music, sports, and visual arts from April to June. Viva Europa is the outcome of a fruitful cooperation between the EU Delegation to the Philippines and the Embassies of [...] The post ‘Viva Europa 2018’ to celebrate best of European culture in PH appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2018

Cavite student wins annual DPC-PLDT visual arts contest

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Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 23rd, 2018

Joya’s Space Transfiguration goes for P96M at auction

ONE HUNDRED and fifty items, including art works by National Artists, filled the walls and spaces of Leon Gallery during the annual Asian Cultural Council art auction on March 3. National Artist for Visual Arts Jose Joya’s Space Transfiguration, which opened at P22 million, was sold for P96 million after 11 tense minutes of bidding. […] The post Joya’s Space Transfiguration goes for P96M at auction appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMar 7th, 2018

Visual arts

Philippine artists in KL Hulo Hotel and Gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, with the Filipinas Institute for the Advancement of Arts and Culture will mount "Art Collab: Rediscovering Art & Culture," starting March 6. Show will be opened by Malaysian Ambassador Charles C. Jose. Participating artists are Roy Espinosa, Angelo "Jo" Florendo, Khristine Manansala, Liza Oppus, Mylene Quito, Lloyd Lusica, Melli Villavicencio and Kim Mamaril. Malaysian artists are Ellen Ng, Pyanz Shariff, Checkri Mansor, and Aminah Abd Rahman. Call 9381404, 0921-4799189. Auction at Manila House The University of Asia and the Pacific-University Student Government and Len Gallery will presen...Keep on reading: Visual arts.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 4th, 2018

Feature: ‘Ciano Umok’: Bringing Arts to the Mainstream

In a quiet village in this town lies an umok, an Ilokano word which means a bird’s nest. But for one local artist here, it is where paintings and works are beautifully nestled. “I have always wished that galleries should be open to all including the common people,” visual artist Cesar Dumo shared. Named after his popular name […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsMar 1st, 2018

Visual arts

Ding-Xian at Globe Taiwanese artist Yang Ding-Xian will exhibit his work in "Oriental Power," Feb. 12-23, at Globe Art Gallery in Bonifacio Global City. Hiraya Gallery has brought to the country a selection of works by Ding- Xian, whose show "serves as a refresher course in contemporary Oriental art," art critic Cid Reyes said in the exhibition notes. Globe Art Gallery is at Globe Tower, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig. TWA artists at Art Cube Art Cube Gallery is holding the group exhibit "Points of Origin" until March. It mounts paintings by The Working Animals collective, composed of Aiya Balingit, Lawrence Canto, Keb Cerda, Ronson Culibrina, Dale Erispe, Johanna He...Keep on reading: Visual arts.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 18th, 2018

National Artist Napoleon Abueva passes away at the age of 88

National Artist for Visual Arts Napoleon Abueva passed away at the age of 88. The family of the Father of Modern Philippine Sculpture has yet to announce the cause ofThe post National Artist Napoleon Abueva passes away at the age of 88 appeared first on DZRH News......»»

Category: newsSource:  dzrhnewsRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2018

IN PHOTOS: The late National Artist Napoleon Abueva’s iconic work

MANILA, Philippines – National Artist for Visual Arts (Sculpture) Napoleon Abueva died at 88 on Friday, February 16, but he lives on in the work he left behind. His sculptures and designs are so popular that you might not have realized that you see them every day – whenever you visit ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2018

Abueva, father of modern Philippine sculpture, 88

MANILA, Philippines — Napoleon Isabelo Abueva, whose contribution to Philippine visual arts spans more than six decades and is characterized by his unceasing.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2018

Metrobank Art & Design Excellence launched anew

THE Metrobank Foundation, Inc. (MBFI) is now accepting entries for its annual visual arts competition, the Metrobank Art & Design Excellence (MADE). The announcement was made during the kick-off event of “Art MADE Public” last January 25 at SM Aura Premier, Taguig City.   2018 MADE: Discover For more than 3 decades now, MADE has […] The post Metrobank Art & Design Excellence launched anew appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsFeb 9th, 2018

Welding Arts, Realizing Dreams

By Ancel Marie B. Mondia MOREEN Joy Austria, 42, of Talisay City, Negros Occidental is a well-known visual artist whose public art – the 12-meter metal sculpture dubbed “Pagtaguyod” – will be built early this year in partnership with Metrobank Art and Design Excellence (MADE) and Federal Land, at the rotunda of Edsa Extension, Macapagal […] The post Welding Arts, Realizing Dreams appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJan 26th, 2018

J Consunji’s ‘Paths of Light’ at Joaquin Podium

"Multifaceted," "timeless" and "otherworldly" are some apt descriptions for J Consunji's forthcoming second solo exhibition of abstract artworks, "Paths of Light." The series of 11 contemporary paintings to be exhibited Jan. 10-20 at Galerie Joaquin, The Podium, harkens to portraiture, depicting images of heads and figures, but set against ambiguous spaces or landscapes, visually and physically staggered into lateral panels. Consunji uses the reconfiguration of visual and plastic composition to explore ideas of being, multiple dimensions and man's personal yet fleeting connections with nature. Consunji took up Industrial Design at De La Salle University and visual arts at ...Keep on reading: J Consunji’s ‘Paths of Light’ at Joaquin Podium.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 7th, 2018

Drawing Lines

By: Martin Genodepa DRAWING is basically the manipulation of lines on a surface to create figures from life or represent concepts in abstract forms. From drawing, paintings and sculpture and prints may eventually emerge. As such, drawing is referred to as the progenitor, if not the soul, of the all visual arts. But even if no […] The post Drawing Lines appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJan 6th, 2018

SOMETHING DIFFERENT IN ILOILO’S ART SCENE: ‘Conform & Contrast’ – Art, Fashion, and Jewelry Exhibit at Museo Iloilo

Page Maker: Zedrick Señeres COSMO Iloilo’s art patrons and fashionistas were in for a fete at Museo Iloilo with the awesome exhibit by Ilonggo painter and VIVA Excon (Visayas Islands Visual Arts Exhibition and Conference) chairman Allain Hablo, Ilonggo jewelry designer Regine Sarabia-Espinosa, and guest fashion designer Gabbie Sarenas. The theme was “Conform and Contrast”, […] The post SOMETHING DIFFERENT IN ILOILO’S ART SCENE: ‘Conform & Contrast’ – Art, Fashion, and Jewelry Exhibit at Museo Iloilo appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsNov 18th, 2017

Philippines to Host ASEAN-KOREA Visual Arts, Dance Fest in October

Philippines to Host ASEAN-KOREA Visual Arts, Dance Fest in October.....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsSep 28th, 2017