ManilArt 2016–chief barometer of vibrancy of Philippine visual arts

NOW on its eighth year, ManilArt has arguably become the leading barometer of the growth and vibrancy of Philippine visual arts in the region. When local art gallery owners came together to establish in 2009 with some assistance from the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), it was to give the Philippines its own international art fair and perhaps in hindsight, to prove that the global acclaim Filipino artists had been getting at the time was warranted and that it … Continue reading ManilArt 2016–chief barometer of vibrancy of Philippine visual arts