A survey of the development of art in the Philippines from the 1950s to the 1970s, presenting the rise of modern art, its isms and key players. The account begins from the immediate postwar years when the Filipino artists started to enter into the international crosscurrents. Biographical notes of selected artists as well as bibliography are included.
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Onsite

Location code REF.DMD
Language

English

Publication/Creation date

1972

No of pages

316

No of copies

1

Content type

monograph

Chapter headings
Introduction
Beginnings in a Cubicle
All for One for Now
The Gathering Force
The Vanguard Group
Question: Is It Philippine?
Catalyst for the Sixties
New Directions & Breakthroughs
On the Threshold
The Milk Train Stops & the Phoenix Rises
The Present
Contemporary Philippine Art: From the Fifties to the Seventies
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Contemporary Philippine Art: From the Fifties to the Seventies

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