Online Charity Auction to Showcase Local Contemporary Art

Manila, Philippines – Art collectors and enthusiasts are invited to join an online charity art auction from 3 – 8  February 2020. The sale will showcase the works of Filipino visual artists Alvin Zafra, Anton Del Castillo, Ferdinand Cacnio, Inday Cadapan, Joseph Hilario, Jovan Benito, Manuel Baldemor, Monnar Norma Belleza, Raymart Martinez, Tito Rolly Delos Santos, and William Yu.

The bidding process is detailed in this Facebook Group. (Join the private group to get approval from the administrator.)

The University of the Philippines Integrated School (UPIS) Batch 1995, together with Art Circle Gallery and ArtInformal Gallery, is behind the auction UPISKO: Contemporary Collection 2020 (A Charity Art Auction). UPIS is a pubic high school that relies on government funding and its dedicated teachers and staff.

The proceeds of the sales event will go to the fundraising efforts of the UPIS alumni, which will help strengthen the school’s Senior Hight School Humanities program and support the teachers and staff’s development.

For inquiries, contact Alodia Santos +63917 515 6705 or Luningning Queno-Romulo +63925 615 0903.

Below are some of the artworks for auction:

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Images: Bill Oxford, University of the Philippines Integrated School