Post 395

Metalwork sculptor Eduardo Castrillo left many works scattered in public plazas, buildings, galleries, museums, and private spaces. This one, titled as Seated Nude (1974), is displayed at the Areté in Ateneo de Manila.

Photo by I.R. Arenas


Post 254a

These are representations of mythical creatures in Mëranaw (Maranao) folklore – the borak (middle ground) and the sarimanok (foreground). The borak is a winged horse with the countenance of man; the sarimanok is a bird of colourful plume with a bird in its beak.


Photo by I.R. Arenas

Post 180a

This is the embodiment of Architecture, part of the work Siyam na Diwata ng Sining (Nine Muses of the Arts) by Napoleon Abueva. The work stands at the grounds of Rizal Hall in UP Diliman. When the hall was gutted by fire, the sculpture survived, fortunately.


Photo by I.R. Arenas