The Changing image of the Filipina
The National Museum Visual Arts Collection
Worthy of Veneracion
Exorcising the Demons of Art
Roy Veneracion: Art on the Edge
About the Artist
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The Painter and Fragile Blue Sky
Installation with steel bed and telephone
Mixed media installation
Woman with pearls
POLYVALENT MELANGE : The Syncretism of Roy Veneracion
by REUBEN RAMAS CANETE Roy Veneracion has always thought out of the box. The UP Diliman Fine Arts alumnus has, since the Seventies, forged a path of...
by REUBEN RAMAS CANETE A stylish rebelliousness and voracious capacity to coopt - and then transcend - aesthetic barriers has often characterized the...
POSTMODERNISM & SYNCRETISM
"La Condition Postmoderne" 1979, Jean Francoise Lyotard - "Where the expert knows what he knows and what he doesn't know, the philosopher knows neither,...
SYNCRETISM IS NOT A STYLE BUT AN ATTITUDE
Jose Rizal was a19th Century Syncretist. Juan Luna was a Romantic. Rizal was a Romantico-Realis ta. Velasquez mated with the anonymous primitive that...
A Strong and Unique Visual Force
To describe Veneracion’s work is to bring back the context of his early period. In the early 1970’s, or even before that an attitude that divides the...