In celebration of the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ 45th Anniversary in September, CCP announces the production of a rare and valuable Folio of Prints composed of the works of twenty-five (25) leading artists. Dubbed as “25@45″, each folio contains 25 prints with an edition of 25 each. 1/25 to 25/25.” (Hors de commerce or A.P.s or artist’s proofs are 5). The works of the following topnotch artists are included:
By Pablo A. Tariman
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