A Century of Philippine Art: A Tribute to 100 Great Filipino Masterpieces


Century City Mall and Galeria De las Islas presents  “A Century of Philippine Art!” exhibit which gives tribute to great Filipino talent, for eternalizing centuries of Filipino tradition and culture into timeless masterpieces.  Be mesmerized and taken back into time with 100 masterpieces by world-renowned Filipino artists who have painted and sculpted their names into our country’s history.

It is very noticeable that our generation today has little interest on visiting museums and exhibits.  The Digital sphere is more popular among most individual.  There is nothing wrong with being updated…but we should have a balance on not forgetting the greatness of our rich history.  “A Century of Philippine Art” is an exhibit that aims to interest mall goers to take part with History thru works of Art.

100 Art pieces curated over a century period by one of the oldest  Art Gallery in Manila.  Galeria de las Islas or Gallery of the Islands is the art gallery located at the Silahis Center in Intramuros has been exhibiting paintings, sculptures and other works of art since 1967.  It has become noted for its collection of Philippine genre art.

The Exhibit at the 4th level of Century City Mall is open for everyone during mall hours.  Free admission as long as you register at the door.  Cherry Genato, the Organizer of the Event has made the opening day more special by having a fashion show of Filipina Gowns inspired by select 10 masterpieces showcased at the exhibit.  Live musical performance to serenade the guests during the opening day.

Visit Century City Mall 4th level on Sept 22 – Oct 6, 2016. Some paintings are also for sale.  On Sept 24-25 Art Workshops are also conducted.

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