For 119th Independence Day, “Alab ng Puso,” an exhibit organized by Galerie Francesca and Galerie Joaquin, will open today and run until June 15, on the ground floor of SM Megamall Fashion Hall, in Ortigas Center.
On show will be works by National Artists Federico Aguilar Alcuaz and Abdulmari Imao, as well as renowned modernists Eduardo Castrillo and Ramon Orlina.
Alcuaz is known for his portraits, landscapes and abstracts, painted with the verve and dynamism of a master expressionist.
Imao brings the colorful artistic traditions of Islamic Philippine art to his fine paintings and sculptures, bringing life to his sarimanok and sari-okir.
Castrillo and Orlina are renowned sculptors.
Other artists in the exhibit: Michael Cacnio, Dominic Rubio, Edwin Wilwayco, Raul Isidro, Carlo Magno, Juanito Torres, Benjie Mallari, Ram Mallari, Jinggoy Salcedo, Richard Arimado, Carlo Ongchangco and Ephraim Samson.–CONTRIBUTED
Call Galerie Francesca at 5709495.