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“COLOURS” SAM PENASO @ GALERIE ANNA

Taking a break from his relief works and metalscapes, award-winning artist, sculptor, and performance artist Sam Penaso ventures into the most jubilant element of art-making: color. Presented by Galerie Anna, the solo exhibition titled  “Colours” melds the artist’s trademark letters and numbers, silkscreened human figures, birds, and beasts, and quilt-inspired patterns, all dappled and drizzled …

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“Timeless Tableaux” Rain Libiran @Galleria Nicolas

Rain Libiran’s works for “Timeless Tableaux” show how the everyday is layered with histories, meanings, and potential. In elaborately staged compositions bursting with competing patterns and elements, Libiran creates thought-provoking tableaux featuring characters in traditional Filipino regalia.  Enlisting customary characters into his oeuvre, he encourages even more combinations and poses as means for them to …

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“Jubilation” Juvenal Sanso @ART LOUNGE MANILA

The ART LOUNGE MANILA, in cooperation with Fundacion Sanso, presents “Juvenal Sanso: Jubilation!” to mark the Presidential Medal of Merit Awardee’s 90th birthday.  The exhibit, which opens on November 19, 6pm, at the Art Lounge in The Podium, presents around forty works which mark each decade of Sanso’s more than 70-years long career. A prolific …

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“Divergent” @Kambal Gallery

Kambal Gallery in its 3rd edition will be coming back to the Hong Kong Visual Arts Centre (HKVAC), an elegant restructured early 20th century building called Cassels Block, a former barracks for married British officers of Victoria Barracks located in the heart of Hong Kong’s Central district for an exhibit called DIVERGENT with a VIP …

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ORLEY YPON “The Allure of Illusion” @Galerie Roberto

The issue between illusion and reality and, more importantly, the viewer’s expectation from a work of art, is highlighted in the recent works of Realist painter Orley Ypon, presented by Galerie Roberto in his solo show, The Allure of Illusion.” Ypon brings back his “Ahon” series, as a response to the tremendous acclaim and popularity …

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“Unravelling Bettina: Epiphany” at Arte Bettina

Arte Bettina’s intriguing concept of “Unravelling” originates from the awareness that art is not always what it seems; and that a visible icon contains within it, in varying states of intricacy, complexity, or obscurity, specific meanings and messages that must be drawn or puzzled out from a welter of disparate or unrelated images. That unexpected …

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