Celebrate Motherhood in Art

The bond between a mother and child has long been celebrated as a symbol of boundless love and nurturing, a timeless motif in art. Let’s explore this enduring theme through the masterpieces of our National Artists.

In Vicente Manansala’s masterpiece “Mother and Child,” he skillfully portrays the tender relationship between a mother and her child. Through delicate brushstrokes, he emphasizes the soft curves of the mother’s neck and shoulders, symbolizing her nurturing presence. Manansala invites viewers to become part of the scene, offering a direct glimpse into the intimate bond between the two.

Mother and Child by Vicente Manansala

In “Ina at Anak,” Fernando Amorsolo depicts the unwavering love of Filipino mothers for their children. He captures a mother’s sacrifices for her offspring with a simple yet touching portrayal. His paintings serve as a tribute to the timeless role of women in society, emphasizing their unparalleled devotion to nurturing the next generation.

Ina at Anak by Fernando Amorsolo

Napoleon Abueva immortalizes the playful bond between mother and child in his sculpture using adobe stone or volcanic tuff. With expert craftsmanship, he depicts a mother joyfully lifting her child, symbolizing the innocence and delight of maternal love. Abueva’s sculpture serves as a timeless reminder of the pure joy found in the embrace of a mother’s arms.

Mother and Child by Napoleon Abueva

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floral painting

Full of Serenity
Christian Prado
24” x 24” x 1”
Acrylic on Canvas

floral orchid painting

Orchid Blooms
Christelle Arroyo
10” x 14” x 0.5”
Acrylic on Canvas

kingfisher floral rose painting

The Kingfisher and The Rose
Marielli Arnaldo
10” x 10” x 0.5”
Acrylic on Canvas

floral painting

Misha Flores
24” x 32” x 2”
Acrylic on Canvas

hydrangeas floral painting

Blue Hydrangeas
Christian Prado
9” x 7” x 0.5”
Pencil on Paper

tulips painting

Tulips Series No. 3
Mildred Pasites
12” x 12” x 1”
Acrylic on Canvas

floral painting

Flames of Desire
Jerico Espada
16” x 12” x 0.5”
Acrylic on Canvas

lotus heart painting

Loving Lotus
Lorienelle Anne Gardon
9” x 12” x 1”
Mixed Media on Cardboard

floral painting birthstone september

September: A Birth Stone Painting
Menchie Vitente
12” x 12” x 2”
Mixed Media on Canvas

— Toby Denise Concepcion

Cover: Jilardon Bamba