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13 Painters for the 21st Century

Commentary published in the magazine MaARTe! on Ana Labrador's book, edited by Sikat Books Publishing Inc., 2001. [en]

The American and Contemporary Traditions in Philippine Visual Arts

Article by Eloisa May P. Hernandez, published by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts. [en]

Crossbred and Émigré: Visual Art in a Flux

Essay by Eileen Legaspi-Ramirez on the complexity of the contemporary visual art scene in the Philippines. Published by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts. [en]

Ctrl+P Journal of Contemporary Art

Publication on contemporary art with focus on Asia and the Philippines, circulated as a PDF file via email. Editors: Judy Freya Sibayan, Flaudette May V. Datuin, and Varsha Nair. [en]

1 January 2000 - 1 December 2004

Faith + the City. A Survey of contemporary Filipino art

Curated by Valentine Willie (owner of the gallery of the same name in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia). Exhibition venues since 2000 include: Earl Lu Gallery LASALLE SIA College of the Arts (Singapore), National Art Gallery and ABN AMRO House, Penang (Malaysia), Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok (Thailand); Metropolitan Museum, Manila, (Philippines). Comprehensive website with information and works by all artists involved, as well as essays by Emmanuel Torres, Ana P. Labrador and Jessica Zafra. [en]


Online community for the promotion of art from the Philippines. News and articles posted by members, forum, links, etc. [en]

1 December 2004 - 30 January 2005

Identities versus Globalisation?

Several artists from the Philippines in the exhibition of contemporary art from Southeast Asia. Organized by the Heinrich Böll Foundation, 2004/2005 in Chiang Mai, Bangkok (Thailand) and Berlin (Germany). Photo tour by Universes in Universe. [de, en, es]


Arts webzine dedicated to the Philippines and the Filipino Diaspora, published by Arkipelago, a volunteer-run, New York City-based cultural organization. [en]

Metrobank Art and Design Excellence

Art competition in the areas of painting, sculpture, architecture and interior design. Organized by the Metrobank Foundation. [en]

Modern and Contemporary Asian Art

Extensive bibliography, mostly of works in European languages, 2003 edition. By John Clark, Department of Art History & Theory, University of Sydney, Australia. [en]

1 May - 30 June 1999

New Stories from an Old Chapter

May-June 1999, at Pacific Bridge, Oakland, USA. Website of the exhibition, including texts about the artists and an essay by Ronald Hilario. [en]

Roots of Diversity in Philippine Contemporary Art

Essay by Ronald Hilario, published on the website of the exhibition "New Stories from an Old Chapter" at Pacific Bridge, Oakland, USA, May-June 1999. [en]

Scapular Gallery Nomad

Text by Judy Freya Sibayan on her performance art gallery (carried on her shoulders), May 1997 - December 2002. [en]

17 February - 25 March 2004

Sungdu-an 3: Making the Local

National traveling exhibition. Features contemporary works by visual artists from Mindanao, Visayas, Luzon, and National Capital Region. Information about the presentation at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP), Manila, 17 Feb. - 25 March 2004. [en]

1 September - 12 November 2006

Telah Terbit (Out Now)

South East Asian art practices during the 1970s.. Singapore Art Museum. 1 Sept. - 12 Nov. 2006. Curator: Ahmad Mashadi. Tour of the exhibition by Universes in Universe. [de, en, es]

1 January 1997 - 10 December 1998

Traditions / Tensions: Contemporary Art in Asia

October 1996 - January 1997, organized by the Asia Society, New York, simultaneously at the Asia Society, the Grey Art Gallery of New York University, the Queens Museum of Art. 27 artists from India, Indonesia, the Philippines, South Korea, Thailand. Curator: Apinan Poshyananda (Thailand). After NY presented in other countries. [en]

1 November 2000 - 1 July 2002

Who Owns Women's Bodies?

Cultural Center of the Philippines, Manila. Travelling exhibition coordinated by Creative Collective Center. Curator: Imelda Cajipe Endaya with the participation of 30 artists. [en]

26 July - 25 August 2002

xs to XL: Filipino Artists Expanding Art

26 July - 25 August 2002, Sculpture Square, Singapore. Works that are small and light, but capable of expanding once installed in the designated space. Curators: Judy Freya Sibayan and Matt Price. [en]