I’ll be participating in a group show organized by Canvas Gallery this September entitled “If Trees Could Talk”. The show opens on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 (4pm) at the Asian Center Museum, University of the Philippines, Diliman. The exhibit runs until Sept. 19, 2014.
Here’s my work. :)
I’ve been busy these past few months working on an upcoming children’s book entitled “Isang Harding Papel” (A Paper Garden) set during the 1970s – the Martial Law years. Written by Augie Rivera and published by Adarna House, the book will be coming out soon
As with all period stories, research is essential; not just textual research but visual as well. Protest pictures were relatively easy…
I barely made it to this exhibit. But I managed to submit something just in time.
I decided to start with a black ground.
I began painting most of the elements in grisaille with the intention of glazing in the colors for the final stages.
Some flat elements were rendered in acrylic.
I didn’t color in everything though. I still left some portions…
Several days ago, another student fell victim to fraternity hazing.
The student was a nephew of one of my friend’s friends. I was contacted a few days ago and asked if I wanted to contribute to a social media…