Photography exhibition at Yuchengco Museum sheds light on OFWs

Manila, Philippines: A nine-piece black-and-white photography exhibition at Yuchengco Museum reveals the hardships that overseas Filipino workers (OFWs), especially domestic workers, endure in France. Entitled Chicken Hands: Photographs by Ryan Arbilo, the exhibition features portraits of Filipina housemaids, with a particular focus on their tired, weary, chicken feet-like hands. The images were taken by Ryan […]

Wynn Wynn Ong: Redefining Boundaries

Manila, Philippines: Yuchengco Museum is proud to host the celebration of Wynn Wynn Ong’s 15 years in fashion and design in a retrospective exhibition entitled Wynn Wynn Ong: Redefining Boundaries. The retrospective will showcase the creative journey of a jewelry designer who is Burmese by birth, but Filipino at heart—from designing handcrafted heirloom jewelry to […]

Japanese Video Art at Yuchengco Museum: Digital Dimensions by Naoko Tosa

Japanese media artist Naoko Tosa, whose work includes the multimedia façade of the ArtScience Museum in Singapore, brings her Genesis video art projections to Manila until March 31 Manila, Philippines: Yuchengco Museum is pleased to present Digital Dimensions, featuring the video art projections of internationally renowned Japanese media artist Naoko Tosa. She has recently been appointed as […]

Eduardo Castrillo Exhibition Extended Through February 2017

Manila, Philippines: Yuchengco Museum has extended the special exhibition Eduardo Castrillo @ 50: Moving the Legacy Forward for three more months until February 2017. Eduardo Castrillo @ 50: Moving the Legacy Forward illustrates Castrillo’s legacy of innovation, scale, and creativity through rare sculptural pieces and art jewelry. 360-degree virtual reality experiences of Castrillo’s historical monuments […]

Yuchengco Museum holiday shop opens for Christmas 2016

Yuchengco Museum is expanding its books and gift corner at the lobby to create a special holiday gift shop that is open until January 6, 2017. The bigger and bolder museum store offers shoppers a festive destination to buy original, stylish, and handmade gifts for friends, colleagues, and family. The holiday shop features Filipino-made fashion […]

Eduardo Castrillo @ 50: Moving the Legacy Forward

Special exhibition of the late sculptor’s groundbreaking work—from sculptures to jewelry to public monuments—illustrates his legacy of innovation, scale, and creativity on his 50th year as an artist Manila, Philippines: Eduardo Castrillo (1942–2016)—the awarded nationalist sculptor, jewelry designer, monument maker, and pioneering radical in the visual arts who passed away in May this year—would have marked his […]

Samsung and Yuchengco Museum extend Culture Connect: Castrillo @ 50 Instagram contest until end of September

Manila, Philippines, September 5, 2016 – In August, Samsung and Yuchengco Museum launched Culture Connect: Castrillo @ 50, an Instagram contest which aims to strengthen Filipinos’ patriotism and appreciation for public art. The Instagram contest commemorates the works of nationalist Filipino sculptor Eduardo Castrillo as he celebrates 50 years of being a professional artist. Known […]

‘Mexican Modernity’ comes to Yuchengco Museum this September

Touring exhibition of Mexican modern and contemporary art showcases works by Frida Kahlo, Jose Clemente Orozco, Diego Rivera, Rufino Tamayo, and other prominent visual artists Manila, Philippines: Yuchengco Museum presents Mexican Modernity: 20th Century Paintings from the Zapanta Mexican Art Collection, a touring exhibition of Mexican modern and contemporary art, from September 17 to November 24, 2016. […]

The Philippine Art Awards Names Regional Winners

The Philippine Art Awards (PAA), the highly anticipated visual art competition in the country, has selected the regional winners from the entries submitted on March 15, 2016. The PAA biennial competition, which has become more challenging with a new format of submission for our visual artists nationwide, has initiated the online submission process for the […]