Sculpture in the Philippines

from Anito to Assemblage and other essays by Alice Guillermo

Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Manila in Manila, Philippines

Written in English
Published: Pages: 79 Downloads: 108
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Statementby Alice G. Guillermo ... [et al.].
LC ClassificationsMLCM 92/13387 (N)
The Physical Object
Pagination79 p. :
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1693850M
LC Control Number91945235

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Napoleon Abueva’s long and fruitful career as a sculptor has lent him the official title of the National Artist of the Philippines, and the unofficial recognition of being the father of contemporary Filipino ’s influence on Filipino art has been immense, and his skill as a sculptor spans materials as varied as wood, bronze, coral, and : Ewa Zubek.

The art of the Philippines refers to the works of art that have developed and accumulated in the Philippines from the beginning of civilization in the country up to the present era.

Philippine art reflects to its society and non-Filipinos the wide range of cultural influences on the country's culture and how these influences honed the country's arts. A bust of Mariquita Agoncillo inside the Don Felipe Photographer/Artist: Christiane L. De La Paz.

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In times of calamities and catastrophes, Filipinos always manage to rise above the challenge. L.A.-based artist Mike Stilkey installed a book sculpture at the Fully Booked Bonifacio High Street branch in Manila, Philippines. This piece, entitled "Discarded Romance," has found a.

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[Florian Knothe; Martin Kurer, (Art collector); At Maculangan; University of Hong Kong. University Museum and Art Gallery,;] -- Both figurative sculptures and ritual boxes exemplify the talent of artists from the Ifugao, Bontoc and Kankanaey tribes in the northern Luzon region of the Philippines.

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The giant sculpture made from waste. The Philippines is very fortunate for having the multi awarded national artist, Napoleon V. Abueva, as its father of modern Philippine sculpture.

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It was one thing to capture the islands, but another thing entirely to set up a working administration. The Philippines encompasses about 7, islands and sits nearly 8, miles away .Sculpture has arguably been one of the most important forms of documenting the human experience throughout history.

Compared to other art forms, it is extremely universal - the act of using ones hands (and/or basic sculptural tools) to craft art has been found in most ancient civilizations, ranging from the Roman Empire to the Mayan and Inca empires in the Americas, as well as isolated tribes.