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  • 1. Filipino Painters :The Few Cream of the Crop

2. Damian Domingo The First Great Filipino PainterAKA Damian Gabor Domingo Father of Filipino Painting 1st Filipino to paint his face1st self-portrait in the PhilippinesAcademia de Dibujo y PinturaDate of Birth: 1796Birthplace: Tondo, Manila, PhilippinesYear of Death: 1834 3. La Sagrada Familia 4. La Sagrada Familia Oil on Copper Sheet Measurements: 48.26(length) x 35 (width) cm Where it was made: Manila, Philippines Time Period: 19th Century; 1820s to 1830s Owner: Heirs of Luis Ongpin Museum: Ayala Miuseum 5. La Sagrada Familia The delicate veil over the Virgins head and shoulders is transparent to the point of appearing almost invisible. Cloth folds and curves of the figures clothing appear quite realistic. Damian Domingo uses color and drama with control. The painting depicts three generations of the Holy Family. 6. La Sagrada Familia The infant Jesus and his parents are at the center, His grandparents on either side, and God the Father, the Holy Spirit, and the angels high above. It marks the peak of his finely detailed miniaturist style. Two misspelled words in the paintings caption. Sagrda and Aana 7. Juan Luna Ilocano Filipino PainterPolitical activist of the Philippine Revolution during the late 19th century 1st recognized Philippine artists His 1st tutor Don Lorenzo Guerero was soimpressed with his early works Don Lorenzo persuaded his parents to send him toSpain to advance his skillsDate of Birth: October 23,1857Birthplace: Badoc, Ilocos Norte, PhilippinesYear of Death: December 7, 1899 8. Spoliarium 9. Spoliarium Oil-on-Canvas Measurements: 4.22 meters x 7.675 meters Where it was made: Rome Time Period: 19th Century , 1884 Award: 1st prize, gold medal at Exposicion de Bellas Artes of Oil Paintings in Madrid Location: National Museum 10. Spoliarium Largest paintingin the Philippines. The Technique used by the artist is symbolism. Heavy strong brush strokes- expressed his anger over the abuses and cruelties. Lines and color- he captured pathos and barbarism of a decadent empire. 11. Spoliarium Vertical Lines- evidenced by the straight body of an oppressor suggest strength and stability. Horizontal Lines- seen impression of serenity and repose. Diagonal Lines- clearly shown in the arms of men pulling the wounded gladiator toward the other room. 12. Spoliarium Most well-known painting by a Filipino artist A building or chamber where the dead bodies of gladiators were taken to be stripped of their armor and weapons prior to the disposal of their bodies. Symbol of our social, moral, and political life: humanity unredeemed,reason and aspiration in open fight with prejudice, fanaticism,and injustice." 13. Other works of Juan Luna:Death of Cleopatra (Silver medal, 1881Museo del Prado in Madrid)Parisian Life (Silver medal, 1889, GSISMuseum)Battle of Lepanto, Blood Compact (1886,Malacaang Palace)Una Bulakenya (1895, Malacaang Palace) 14. Felix Resurreccion HidalgoNational Artist of the Philippines for Painting He studied in the University of Santo Tomas where his artistry was encouraged by Fr. Sabater. He was simultaneously enrolled at the Escuela de Dibujo y Pintura. When Juan Luna won the gold medal in the 1884 Madrid Exposition, a Filipino painter shared with him the limelight by securing the second place. His remains were brought to Manila, where he now lies entombed in the Hidalgo family mausoleum at the Cementerio del Norte.Date of Birth: February 21, 1855Birthplace: Binondo, ManilaYear of Death: March 1913 15. Las virgenes Cristianas expuestas al populacho 16. Las virgenes Cristianas expuestas al populacho Oil-on-Canvas Measurements: 115 cm x 157 cm Time Period: 1884 Award: Silver Medalist(9th silvermedal award among fortyfive) Location: Metropolitan Museum ofManila 17. Las virgenes Cristianas expuestas al populachoRegarded as one of the nationaltreasures of the Philippines Part of art collection of theBangko Sentral ng Pilipinas.The original was destroyed in afire at the University of Valladolid inSpain.Las Virgenes Cristianas Expuestasal Populacho is a "landmarkpainting" depictingthepersecution of Christians in AncientRome. 18. Las virgenes Cristianas expuestas al populachoDescribed as a masterpieceremarkable in the aspects of quality,composition, and historical context.It portrays two scantily clothedChristian female slaves beingmocked by a group of boorishRoman male onlookers. One of thewomen is posed seated naked atthe foreground of the painting withher "head bowed in misery". Thesemi-nude women have beenstripped not only of their garmentsbut also of their dignity. 19. Las virgenes Cristianas expuestas al populachoHe derive his subject matter fromclassical antiquityHe brought out the Drama of themoment 20. Other works of Felix Hidalgo:Flora de Filipinas (Plants of the Philippines) -awarded second place for best cover design for deLuxe edition. La Siesta (Nap in the afternoon) - a piece whichwas favorably reviewed in La Ilustracion Espanolay Americana in1881.La Barca de Aqueronte (The Boat of Charon) -received a gold medal in the internationalexposition in Madrid and was bought for 7500pesetas by the Spanish government. 21. Other works of Felix Hidalgo:Laguna Estigia (The Styx)El Violinista - was accorded a gold medal at theUniversal Exposition in St. Louis, Missouri. 22. Fernando Amorsolo y CuetoNational Artist of the Philippines for Painting Excellent sketch artist as well as peerless masterof light and color. Signature technique. Backlight his object, gentlyshading them with nuanced color tones & haloingthem with incandescent golden glow. Most of his paintings portrayed the Filipinoculture, tradition, and customs like Filipino fiestas. Became popular because of his illuminatedlandscapes and his historical paintings on whichyou can see the real reflection of a Filipino soul.Date of Birth: May 30, 1892Birthplace: Calle Herran in Paco, ManilaYear of Death: April 26, 1972 23. Rice Planting 24. Rice Planting Oil-on-Canvas Measurements: 24 x 34 meters Where it was made: Philippines Time Period: 1922 Sold by: Geringer Art, a Honolulubased company which specializesin the art of Fernando Amorsolo 25. Rice Planting His Rice Planting (1922) was a staple of tourist brochures. Its visual weight is light because the colors used were mostly pastel in nature. No dark colors were used to produce a feeling of calm and peace. The particular genre that was used is realism. 26. Rice Planting He painted the details as to how it might look like in real life. In rice planting, the backlighting technique manifested wherein figures are outlined against a characteristic glow, and intense light on one part of the canvas highlights nearby details. Sunlight is a consistent element in Amorsolos works. Brush strokes were smooth which emphasizes the serene feeling. 27. Other works of Fernando Amorsolo:The Bombing of the Intendecia (1942)Bataan) Afternoon Meal of the Workers (1939)Princess Urduja 28. Carlos V. Francisco aka Botong Francisco2nd Filipino to receive the title of National Artist in Painting in 1973 One of the first Filipino modernist Franciscos art is a prime example of linear painting where lines and contours appear like cut outs. He single-handedly brought back the art of mural painting in the PhilippinesDate of Birth: November 4, 1912Birthplace: Angono, RizalYear of Death: March 31, 1969 29. Katipunan 30. KatipunanMuralBest known mural of FranciscoIt shows his descriptions about theHistory of ManilaMayor Antonio Villegas in ManilaIt describes the enthusiasm of thefirst Datu in Manila.His murals on the history of Manilafor the Manila City Hall represent ahigh point in his art and the art of thecountry. 31. Jose Tanig JoyaNational Artist in Visual Arts in 2003 A painter and multimedia artist Known as an Abstract Expressionist He was the president of the Art Association of the Philippines from 1962 to 1965 and dean of the U.P. College of Fine Arts from 1970 to 1978.Date of Birth: June 3, 1931Birthplace: Manila, PhilippinesYear of Death: March 31, 1996 32. Granadean Arabesque 33. Granadean Arabesque Inspired by Joyas stay in Granada, a region in Spain.How he was struck by inspiration while travelling on a train andseeing all the beautiful sunflowers pass him by. Bright yellows dominate the canvass and establish the mood pure joy, life, and energy. 34. Other works of Jose Joya: 1948 Barter of Panay 1954 Christ Stripped of His Clothes 1958 Granadean Arabesque, his landmarkpainting 1965 Dimensions of Fear 1981 Vista Beyond Vision 1985 Torogan 1998 Playground of the Mind 35. Thank You 36. Miniature Miniature isnt merely about size, but also the levelof detail in the painting. Its the detail that differentiatesa miniature from a small painting: if you look at it througha magnifying glass, youll see extremely fine brush markswith every detail scaled down and miniaturized.Techniques used include hatching, stippling, and glazing.Composition, perspective, and color are as important asin larger paintings. 37. Symbolism A symbol, in general, is a visible sign of somethinginvisible in such as an idea or a quality.Art of Symbolism is the art to use symbols torepresent things, ideas and emotions. 38. Realism The representation in art or literature of objects,actions, or social conditions as they actually are, withoutidealization or presentation in abstract form. Adopted to describe things represent figures andexactly how they look like in real life. 39. Mural A mural is any piece of artwork painted or applieddirectly on a wall, ceiling or other large permanentsurface.A particularly distinguishing characteristic of muralpainting is that the architectural elements of the givenspace are harmoniously incorporated into the picture 40. Abstract Expressionism Abstract Expressionism is a school of art thatdeveloped from Expressionism. It applied the principlesof E