ACC Philippines Art Auction - February 4th




2012-01-16

ACC Philippines Fundraising Auction on Feb. 4th

Constantly championing the Filipino artist, the Asian Cultural Council Philippines Foundation will hold its annual art auction on Feb. 4, 2012 to raise funds for its Philippine Fellowship Program. 

Since its establishment in 2000, ACC Philippines together with ACC New York Foundation have been providing grants to over 60 Filipino artists in various disciplines. In the last two years, grants were given to nine Filipino artists in the field of visual arts, museology, ethnomusicology, theater and music.   

This year's auction features the artworks of Filipino masters and top contemporary artists courtesy of ACC gallery partners-- Artis Corpus Art Gallery, Art Verite, Big Gallery, Boston Gallery, Crucible Gallery, Finale Art File, Galleria Duemila, Galerie Joaquin, Kingkong Art Projects Unlimited, Liongoren Gallery, Mag:Net Gallery, Manila Contemporary, Pinto Gallery, Silverlens Gallery, Sining Kamalig, The Drawing Room Gallery and Tin-Aw Gallery.  

Some of the most distinguished visual artists and ACC grantees have also pledged participation in the event.   

The ACC benefit auction starts 4 pm at the Finale Art File, Makati. Exhibition is on Feb. 2, 2012 while online viewing starts Jan. 28, 2012 at: www.asianculturalcouncil.org/files