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GALLERY: MANILART 2020

It’s a sign of the times that ManilART2020 has migrated many of its activities online. This is not just for compliance with health guidelines, but also for making art more accessible and responsive in the future. This year, the fair’s focus is on a “2020 Vision for a Future Reimagined”: while digital platforms for art …

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PRIMER: RICHARD BUXANI

Buxani is a graduate of B.S. Architecture from the Royal and Pontifical University of Santo Tomas, in Manila, Philippines. His discipline reflects heavily on his works. The sense of balance in his sculptures and the scarcity of elements, all depict a story that is hard to miss. It is not exactly difficult to see the …

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PRIMER: MARIO DE RIVERA

Mario de Rivera earned his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Santo Tomas in the 70’s. He applied his advertising major in his work in the Middle East and China. Mario’s inspirations in his work came from his travel and interaction with wide range of people and culture. His paintings are a …

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GALLERY:RAM MALLARI AND DOMINIC RUBIO “DEUS EX MACHINA” @ GALERIE JOAQUIN U.P. TOWN CENTER

“Deus ex Machina” (/ˌdeɪəs ɛks ˈmækɪnə, – ˈmɑːk-/ DAY-əs ex-MA(H)K-in-ə) is defined as a person or machine that is introduced into a situation unexpectedly and provides a welcome or contrived solution to an apparently insoluble difficulty. Cultures emerge, become obsolete, and are replaced by new ones. With the vanishing of cultures, some people are displaced …

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PRIMER: JOEL REGLOS

Joel Reglos was born on June 20,1994 in Sta, Cruz Manila and was raised in Calauag, Quezon, where he learned and honed most of his abilities. During his childhood, Joel developed the aptitude of seeing things in a different way, and this made him want  to display reality in a way that is seemingly impossible …

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GALLERY: POINT COUNTERPOINT @ArtLounge Manila

ArtLounge Manila’s POINT COUNTERPOINT exhibit features Perfecto Palero, Stella Schapero and Jo Uygongco, three artists with their own distinct style of manipulating paint. In these trying times, painting calms the nerves and the three have come together to use their artwork for one purpose: to raise funds for ICM’s Planting Seeds of Hope for VisMin’s …

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GALLERY: MINDANAO ART 2020

Out from the box called “nonessential” came the works of art that are now hanging and standing on the ground of the Malayan Colleges of Mindanao (Mapua School). Never has the artist been so constrained than in this time of pandemic. Ironically, however, is the fact that when labelled opposite the essentials, the artist became …

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GALLERY: RICKY AMBAGAN “PERSONAL BAGGAGE” @ SALCEDO PRIVATE VIEW

What or who do you come home to? This captivating question surrounds all nine artworks in ‘I’m Coming Home,’ contemporary artist Ricky Ambagan’s first solo exhibition at Salcedo Private View, the gallery and private sale subsidiary of premier auction house Salcedo Auctions, as part of the activities to mark its 10th anniversary this year. Ambagan …

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