Painting by Zaldy Garra
Asian Cultural Council sets Feb. 4
Constantly championing the Filipino artist, the Asian Cultural Council Phils. holds its annual art auction on Feb. 4, 2012 to raise funds for its Philippine Fellowship Program.
Since its establishment in 2000, the ACC Philippines together with ACC New York Foundation, have been providing grants to over 60 Filipino artists in various disciplines. In the last two years, grants were given to nine Filipino artists in the field of visual arts, museology, enthomusicology, theater, and music.
This year’s auction features the artworks of Filipino masters and top contemporary artists courtesy of ACC gallery partners– Artis Corpus Art Gallery, Art Verite, Big Gallery, Boston Gallery, Crucible Gallery, Finale Art File, Galleria Duemila , Galerie Joaquin, Kingkong Art Projects Unlimited, Liongoren Gallery, Mag:Net Gallery, Manila Contemporary, Pinto Gallery, Silverlens Gallery, Sining Kamalig, The Drawing Room Gallery and Tin-Aw Gallery.
Some of the most distinguished visual artists and ACC grantees have also pledged participation in the event.
The ACC benefit auction starts 4PM at the Finale Art File, Makati. Exhibit is on Feb. 2, 2012 while online viewing starts Jan. 28, 2012 at www.asianculturalcouncil.org.
Not Until We dare, 2011 by Daniel de la Cruz
Krus na Daan, #1., 1998 by Renato Habulan
an·am·ne·sis, 2011 by Don Salubayba
Play of Power, 2011 by Anton del Castillo
Buoy-05, 2010 by Gerry Leonardo
Transit Story 7, 2011 by Irma Lacorte
Painting by Ambie Abano
Painting by Pacita Abad
Asian Cultural Council Philippines Art Auction