Musubitsuki: Japanese Images/Thematics in Philippine Art
Published by Metropolitan Museum of Manila, ©2007.
A catalog of the exhibition ‘Musubitsuki: Japanese Images/Themes in Philippine Art’ curated by Helen Yu-Rivera. It features works by Filipino artists that reveal Japanese aesthetic themes such as refinement and elegance, play, random gestures, and tranquility. The works are seen as products of a meaningful cultural dialogue between the Philippines and Japan. It includes seventy five works by various artists such as Bencab, Jon and Tessy Pettyjohn, Lanelle Fernando-Abueva, Lao Lianben, Augusto Albor, Noelle El Farol, and Jose Joya.
Description: 59 pages ; 26 x 23 cm
Language: English, Filipino, Japanese