Cesar Buenaventura: Ambassador of Philippine art

“No other tree grows under the shadow of a great oak tree.” That statement was reputedly made by the great French sculptor Auguste Rodin.   The dire warning has come down to us through generations as a pessimistic foretelling of the future of any progeny born to an illustrious parentage.     But, life, as always, holds surprises. Not all prophesies are fulfilled. In the history of Philippine art, one such inspiring example is the story of Cesar Buenaventura (1922-1983) … Continue reading Cesar Buenaventura: Ambassador of Philippine art