Vicente Silva Manansala (January 22, 1910 – August 22, 1981) was a Filipino cubist painter and illustrator.
Filipino artist Vicente Manansala was one of the first Abstractionists on the country's art scene. The Cubist paintings and illustrations depicting contemporary life at the time were credited for bridging the gap between rural and city life.
Spoliarium is without doubt the most famous painting by a Filipino artist.
Fernando Amorsolo is the most famous artist from the Philippines.
Juan Luna de San Pedro y Novicio Ancheta was a Filipino painter, sculptor and a political activist of the Philippine Revolution during the late 19th century. He became one of the first recognized Philippine artists.
His most known works are of the dalagang Filipina, landscapes of his Filipino homeland, portraits and WWII war scenes.
Known as the 'Father of Modern Philippine Painting," Victorio C. Edades was born on December 23, 1895 in Barrio Bolosan, Dagpuan, Pangasinan. Earning the title of "apprentice teacher", would-be National Artist Victorio Edades had the natural ability to create and appreciate arts early on in his younger years.
Cubism was developed by Spanish painter Pablo Picasso and George Braque and went on to become maybe the most influential art movement of the 20th century.
Robert “Bert” Duldulao, a native of Banna, Ilocos Norte, first had his rendezvous with painting while in college at the University of Santo Tomas, College of Fine Arts (1961). After just one semester, he transferred to the University of the Philippines Diliman.
Manansala developed transparent cubism, wherein the "delicate tones, shapes, and patterns of figure and environment are masterfully superimposed". A fine example of Manansala using this "transparent and translucent" technique is his composition, Kalabaw (Carabao).
Ibarra dela Rosa was a Filipino Asian Modern & Contemporary painter who was born in 1943. Ibarra dela Rosa's work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from $122 USD to $7,439 USD, depending on the size and medium of the artwork.
In 1981 Vicente Manansala was chosen as the National Artist of the Philippines to commemorate his lifetime dedication and distinguished contribution to the art and culture of his country. Belonged to the circle of artists known collectively as the Thirteen Moderns led by Victorio E.
Damian Domingo is remembered as the first Filipino painter to specialize in secular (non-religious) painting. He had a photographic memory, and is well known as the creator of miniature portraits of Manila society figures. According to his will of 1831, Damian B.
Juan Luna Y Novicio, better know as Juan Luna was a Filipino painter, sculptor and a political activist of the Philippine Revolution during the late 19th century. He became one of the first recognized Philippine artists. Fernando Amorsolo Y Cueto, was one of the most important artists in the Philippines.
Fernando Amorsolo y Cueto was one of the most important artists in the history of painting in the Philippines. Amorsolo was a portraitist and painter of rural Philippine landscapes. He is popularly known for his craftsmanship and mastery in the use of light.
His most known works are of the dalagang Filipina, landscapes of his Filipino homeland, portraits and WWII war scenes. Born in Calle Herran in Paco, Manila, on May 20, 1892, Fernando Amorsolo began drawing and sketching as a young boy.
Felix Resurreccion Hidalgo (1855 - 1913) was active/lived in Spain, Philippines. Felix Hidalgo is known for Impressionist portrait, landscape and religious subject painting. Félix Resurrección Hidalgo y Padilla was a Filipino artist.
Juan Luna is without doubt the most famous and celebrated Filipino artist in the history of Philippines. With iconic and remarkable masterpieces such as 'Spolarium', 'Blood Compact' and 'The Death of Cleopatra', Luna is known for his dynamic and unique style, along with his dramatic and captivating canvases.
Artisans from the Philippines continue to be among the most talented and creative in the world, and two women come to mind when talk comes down to some of the most beloved and most admired of this lot: the famous Whang-Od, the oldest Kalinga tattoo artist, and Lang Dulay, a T'boli master weaver from Lake Sebu who ...