Who are the present artist in the Philippines?
Notable Contemporary Artists in the Philippines
- Ronald Ventura: “Crack in the Hull”
- Andres Barrioquinto: “The Back of Love”
- Elmer Borlongan: “Quiapo”
- Jose John Santos III: “Untitled”
- Annie Cabigting: “Kunst Museum”
- Jigger Cruz: “Blares of the Opposite”
- Mark Justiniani: “Ang Hari”
- Alfredo Esquillo: “Daang Ligid Cruz”
Who is the best Filipino national artist?
A: Fernando Amorsolo was the national painter of the Philippines in 1972. He became the first Filipino to be distinguished as the Philippine’s National Artist in Painting.
Who are the 13 modernists?
Art historians would later refer to this group as the Thirteen Moderns: Arsenio Capili, Bonifacio Cristobal, Demetrio Diego, Victorio Edades, Carlos “Botong” Francisco, Cesar Legaspi, Diosdado Lorenzo, Anita Magsaysay, Vicente Manansala, Galo Ocampo, Hernando Ocampo, Jose Pardo and Ricarte Puruganan.