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Guillermo Tolentino, a National Artist, is a master of his craft and a defender of conservatism in Philippine sculpture. Here is Venus (1951), made from plaster of paris, exuding the classic qualities of feminine beauty.

Photo by I.R. Arenas

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The museum gallery guard reads the label of the painting of Speaker Jose Laurel Jnr, who is staring at everything within view. I imagine the figure equally bored as the guard.

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Photo by I.R. Arenas