Who is the father of Philippine painting in 21st century?
Napoleon “Billy” Veloso Abueva (January 26, 1930 – February 16, 2018) was known as the “Father of Modern Philippine Sculpture” Through Proclamation No. 1539. He was proclaimed National Artist for Sculpture in 1976 when he was 46, making him the youngest recipient of the award to date.
Who is the Philippine painting?
1. The Making of the Philippine Flag by Fernando Amorsolo. The famous artist in the Philippines behind this painting is Fernando Amorsolo. The Making of the Philippine Flag is one of the most famous paintings in the Philippines.
Who are the 13 modernists?
Art historians would later refer to this group as the Thirteen Moderns: Arsenio Capili, Bonifacio Cristobal, Demetrio Diego, Victorio Edades, Carlos “Botong” Francisco, Cesar Legaspi, Diosdado Lorenzo, Anita Magsaysay, Vicente Manansala, Galo Ocampo, Hernando Ocampo, Jose Pardo and Ricarte Puruganan.