‘political art’

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Reverb show at the Vargas Museum.

Quezon City [2016]


Art Installation

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On the front grounds of a national university museum

Quezon City [2015]


Museo Pambata

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Helicopter slide.  Walk-in replica of an iconic church. The comedian Dolphy’s monument. Etc.

Manila [2015]

National Museum

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Manila [2015]

Photos by J

Old Manila Posters

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First poster: University of the Philippines

Second poster: Pear’s Soap Advertisement, McClure’s Magazine, October 1899

Museums and Galleries Month!

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The National Museum hosted a varied Saturday afternoon crowd,

with several jeepneys and buses parked out front and several groups waiting to get inside.

October is Museums and Galleries Month.

The National Museum and its branches around the country will be giving free admission for the entire month. [2013]

Related: expanded Philippine textile exhibit

Kusama exhibition

Don Bernadino Jalandoni Museum




the moneyed Filipino life in the 19th century.

Silay, Negros Occidental [2012]

Next post: our encounter with a barbie collection in this museum

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