MONO8 GALLERY announces the opening of the second edition of “FUTURE PRESENT”, an exhibition that features the works of established and emerging contemporary artists from the local and international art scenes. It will open on JULY 31, 2019 (WED, 8PM) AT THE GROUND LEVEL OF CASA TESORO, 1335 MABINI ST. ERMITA, MANILA.
More light than heat brings together the works of Lesley-Anne Cao and Lao Lianben in a two-person exhibition driven by intuition and fixations.
Join us on 17 July for a panel discussion with curators, Edson Cabalfin, Leandro Locsin Jr, Joselina Cruz, and Patrick Flores, who curated the Philippine Pavilions for the 2018 and 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale, and the 2017 and 2015 Venice Art Biennale, respectively.
The exhibition runs from 6 July to 20 July 2019 at Sigwada Art Gallery.
“The City Who Had Two Navels”, Philippine Pavilion at the 16th Venice Architecture Biennale in 2018 is returning home. Inspired by the novel “The Woman Who Had Two Navels” (1961) by National Artist for Literature Nick Joaquin, the exhibition highlights two “navels” that are in constant dialogue: the forces of colonialism and neoliberalism as shapers of the Philippine built environment.
The exhibition opens on 29 June 2019 at Mono8 Gallery.
Palestinian curator, writer and art historian Reem Fadda will discuss her research on contemporary art from Africa and the Middle East, the evolution of cultural and museum production in Palestine and her work for the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi Project, The Palestinian Museum, 6th Marrakech Biennale and the United Arab Emirates National Pavilion at the 55th Venice Biennale.
A hands-on workshop that engage kids in visualizing poetry through neon painting as a means to develop their sense of identity in celebration of 121 years of Philippine Independence. For ages 8 – 10.
You know those moments when you suddenly see something and you take a moment to appreciate it? Those moments when you’re riding a jeep orwhen you’re out fora walk and something suddenly catches your attention even justfor the split second that you’ve glanced at it.
The Museum of Contemporary Art and Design (MCAD) Manila, the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and the Office of Senator Loren Legarda cordially invite you to the Manila homecoming of the Philippine Pavilion exhibition from the 57th Biennale di Venezia.