Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Ay EXPOsición de PiNAS (An International Art Exhibition)

EXPOsición de PiNAS is an innovative and collaborative group art exhibition among emerging contemporary international artists at the heart of Durian City, that is, Davao, a culturally diverse and rapidly developing city in Southern Philippines. With participants coming from different countries, like America, Canada, New England, France, Italy, India, and the Philippines, the show is slated from December 16, 2011 to January 2012 at Bahaghari Gallery of the Museo Dabawenyo, Magallanes St., Davao City.

The main thrust of EXPOsición de PiNAS is to highlight innovative approaches of local and international artists, as well as circulates fine art exhibitions to large and small institutions. Covering a broad and dynamic range of art and cultural concepts, its aim is to expose the viewers to a diverse genres, artistic identities and art movements from all over the globe.

Organized and curated by homegrown travelling visual artist Victor “Bong” Espinosa, the exhibition is participated by 14 international artists namely: Jill Slaymaker (American), Daniel Boyer (American), Teressa Valla (American), Tia Renee Harper (American), Johhny E.S.G. Otilano (Filipino-American), Herve Alexandre (French), Gustav Glander (Spanish), Bert Monterona (Filipino-Canadian), Jone Binzonelli (Italian), Anna Casu (Italian), Deeksha Arya (Indian-American), Summit Sharma (Indian), “Bina” Jayanti Balchand (Indian-Filipino), and Victor “Bong” Espinosa (Filipino artist, organizer and curator from Davao).

A compelling combination of painting and photographic prints, the show gives the visitors an exciting overview of personal exchanges among artists of diverse backgrounds. This project hopes to demonstrate the strength of collective voices from neighboring global cities and cultures.

The Museo Dabawenyo is situated along Magallanes St. at the back of the Sangguniang Panglungsod Bldg., Davao City, Philippines. The Bahaghari Gallery is open Monday through Saturday from 9.00am to 12.00pm and from 1.00pm to 6.00pm. For more information, please contact Victor ‘Bong’ Espinosa,, mobile: +63 09162582807.

Participating Artists

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