Aside from the bahay kubo, however, the earliest pre-colonial dwellings in the Philippines naturally exist within nature. Examples include caves and molded hollows on cliffs and mountainsides. These shelters offered protection against the sun, wind and rain.
Who is the famous architecture in the Philippines?
NATIONAL ARTIST FOR ARCHITECTURE (1976)
Born at the turn of the century, National Artist for Architecture Pablo Sebero Antonio pioneered modern Philippine architecture. His basic design is grounded on simplicity, no clutter.
What is the largest ethnic group in the Philippines?
Tagalog. As one of the major ethnic groups in the Philippines, the Tagalogs are believed to be the largest ethnic group in the Philippines. Most of these locals are living in the National Capital Region (NCR), Region 4A (CALABARZON), and Region 4B (MIMAROPA), and have strong political influence in the country.
Who among the Filipino architects you admire the most?
One of the first exponents of modernist architecture in the Philippines, Pablo Antonio (1901-1975) is revered as a pioneer and the foremost architect of his time.
Is architect in demand in the Philippines?
In terms of employment opportunities, there is an uptrend in the construction industry worldwide and architects and other design professionals will be in demand. There are also a number of roles an architect could assume should he/she prefer to stay here in the Philippines.