Tuesday, December 21, 2010

ONLINE ART EXHIBIT #1: RAMON DELOS SANTOS' PASKWA

ONLINE ART EXHIBIT


EXTENDED UNTIL JANUARY 16, 2011  8PM
Negros Museum
Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA

All purchases and reservations online
(Blogspot, Twitter, Facebook & Multiply)
GET 15% Discount on Original Price.
Shipping Excluded
Please email us at:
negros_museum96@yahoo.com

Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Jandispine
Size: 20" X 26"
Medium: Terra Cotta on Wood
Original Price: P 7,000.00

Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Megs
Size: 20" X 26"
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Original Price: P 6,500.00

Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Monyeka
Size: 20" X 26"
Medium: Terra Cotta on Wood
Original Price: P 6,000.00
Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Pahibag
Size: 20" X 26"
Medium: Terra Cotta on Wood
Original Price: P 6,500.00

Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Sa Uma (1)
Size: 20" X 26"
Medium: Terra Cotta on Wood
Original Price: P 7,000.00

Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Sa Uma (2)
Size: 20" X 26"
Medium: Terra Cotta on Wood
Original Price: P 7,000.00

Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Sumalayaw
Size: 20" X 26"
Medium: Terra Cotta on Wood
Original Price: P 6,500.00

Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Tilapya Series (2)
Size: 20" X 26"
Medium: Terra Cotta on Wood
Original Price: P 7,000.00

Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Tilapya Series (1)
Size: 20" X 26"
Medium: Terra Cotta on Wood
Original Price: P 7,000.00

Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Totoy
Size: 20" X 26"
Medium: Terra Cotta on Wood
Original Price: P 6,000.00

Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Ano Tulok Mo!
Size: 18" X 24"
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Original Price: P 6,500.00

Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Bespren
Size: 18" X 24"
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Original Price: P 6,000.00

Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Fireworks
Size: 18" X 24"
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Original Price: P 6,500.00

Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Ninay Paskwa Ko
Size: 20" X 26"
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Original Price: P 6,000.00

Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Parol ni Toto
Size: 20" X 26"
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Original Price: P 6,000.00

Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Sa Bintana
Size: 20" X 26"
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Original Price: P 6,500.00

Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Sa May Bahay
Size: 32" X 36"
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Original Price: P 25,000.00

Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Wala Pa Santa
Size: 20" X 26"
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Original Price: P 6,000.00

Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA
Title: Medias
Size: 20" X 26"
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Original Price: P 6,500.00

Saturday, December 18, 2010

MUSEUM NEWS: ONLINE ART EXHIBIT #1

MUSEUM NEWS


ONLINE ART EXHIBIT
Negros Museum
Artist: RAMON DELOS SANTOS
Exhibit: PASKWA




The Negros Museum is hosting its first of a series of online art exhibit with Talisaynon artist Ramon Delos Santos' recent Christmas-themed on December 20-31, 2010, opening on December 20 at 12noon Philippine time.





Photos of artworks will be posted on its Facebook account (NegrosMuseum TNM), Twitter, Multiply and Blogspot. Along with the photos of the artworks will be its title, size, medium and original price. 




This is also to thank the online community and Negrenses abroad for helping the museum reach its 2011 goal of reaching 2011 friends on Facebook. For those who are abroad, this is a chance to own an artwork made by kababayans. 




Also, this online exhibit will exclusively give a 15% discount to all reservations and purchases done online. Shipping will be paid by the buyer and the artwork will be shipped upon the museum's confirmation of the money or bank transfer.




The museum assures all buyers of the confidentiality of the sale. For art patrons and interested individuals, please contact negros_museum96@yahoo.com or 09173007742 for more details.

Monday, December 13, 2010

NUKLAR ALVARADO's 1ST One-Man Show: Testing Kwa Dayon

National Commission for

Culture and the Arts


presents


Nuklar Alvarado


Testing Kwa Dayon

{Trials and Errors}

First One-Man Show




NUKLAR ALVARADO will have his 1ST one-man show entitled “Testing Kwa Dayon” at The Phinma Gallery of the Negros Museum opening on Thursday, December 16, 2010, 6:30 PM.

National Commission for Culture and Arts is sponsoring this exhibit and this will run until January 2011. This will include more than 15 recent works of Nuklar Alvarado.

“Nuklar”, as called by his fellow artists, started painting real early and is a self-taught artist. He believes that painting is already a part of his being.

The artist admits that it was natural for him to go into the art scene because of his family. Nuklar is the son of the Negrense artist Nune Alvarado and brother to two other painters.  


RSVP 09173007742 for the exhibit opening. For inquiries, please contact Paolo Fortaleza at 034-4334764 or email negros_museum96@yahoo.com

Negros Museum's Christmas Food Sale

Christmas Food Sale at the Negros Museum


The Negros Museum is inviting food stall owners and sellers for the Christmas Food Sale at the museum lobby on December 17 & 18, 2010, Friday and Saturday from 9AM-7PM.

Following the success of the 1ST Negros Museum Christmas Bazaar last November, the museum is partnering with tours specialist Maricar Dabao of Viaje Negrense for yet another bazaar, this time with food as holiday gifts and part of the Noche Buena table.

Local chefs and cooking enthusiasts are also invited to join in the pre-Christmas activity of the museum which also includes a cooking demo by Sandy Solinap. Interested chefs and food establishments are also welcome to put up free-sampling stalls and to give out their flyers.


The organizers are renting out tables for P600 for the 2-day food fair. This is in support of the museum’s holiday fundraisers and also to encourage all balikbayans and Negrenses and their families to go to the museum to see our local museum.


The food fair is also complemented with a Christmas-themed art exhibit by Talisaynon artist Ramon delos Santos and the Kitchen Art Exhibit 2010 of 35 different Negrense artists.



If you are an interested seller, contact 09173000060 for more information. The food sale is open to all. 

Wednesday, December 8, 2010

FREE CONCERT: MUSICIANS STAND UP FOR HUMAN RIGHTS

MUSICIANS STAND UP FOR HUMAN RIGHTS


AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL FREE CONCERT & JAMMING AT THE NEGROS MUSEUM

The Amnesty International-Negros is inviting all artists, musicians, peace advocates and interested Negrenses to come and join in a FREE concert entitled “ANG ATON DERECHO, ANG SA WALA, ANG SA TO-O!” on December 10, Friday, 6PM at the Negros Museum Lobby.



This concert will also feature an ethnic-acoustical jam with Harry P. and Tribu ni Mali, an Iloilo-based reggae band. Musicians and artists are invited to join in another jam session and performance at the museum.



Amnesty International-Negros is partnering with the Paghili-usa sa Paghidaet Negros, Human Rights Defenders in Negros, Altertrade Foundation, Inc. and The Negros Museum for this event in commemoration of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

This event also aims to attract all artists and Negrenses to join in the cause of Amnesty International and to stand up for human rights in our society.




The museum is becoming a hub for artists and musicians for different causes. Last November, the museum hosted a musical-cultural exchange and jamming with more than 30 local musicians of Israeli world performer Tal Kravitz in his musical tour of Negros Island brought by the Israeli Embassy.

This is a free concert but LIMITED seats only. For those who are coming in as guests or performers, please call or contact 09173007742 and 4319451 for reservations. 

Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Negros Museum Goal: 2,011 FACEBOOK FRIENDS by Year 2011!

NEGROS MUSEUM Aims to Hit

2011 Friends on Facebook

The Negros Museum is calling out for help. Not to close this time but for all Negrenses and netizens to help them hit 2,011 friends or more before Year 2011 arrives. 





Friends of the Negros Museum's Official Facebook account have started from Monday's 900+ followers to 1,100 as of Tuesday December 7, 2010. The museum will give free Museum guided tours and several surprise gifts from the Museum Shop to anyone who can suggest or refer as many contacts as they can to their FB account.

For the past 3 months, the museum had gained hundreds of friends and followers on Facebook, Twitter, Multiply and Blogspot with one common email add: negros_museum96@yahoo.com.

This is a call from the museum to expand their reach to the Negrenses here and abroad specifically because of the popularity of social networking sites as a means of marketing and information dissemination. 











The museum's Facebook includes event updates, photos of the happenings at the museum, exhibit openings. 









Some have expressed their intention of donating valuable artifacts and some have bought paintings through Facebook. 

Due to the lack of funds, the museum does not have its own official website and making use of social networking sites like Facebook to gain more online visibility.

If you are a Negrense, a netizen or both, please add us on Facebook or contact us at 09173007742 or 4334764 for more information.

Sunday, November 28, 2010

TEACHING RIZAL SEMINAR-WORKSHOP at The Negros Museum

Teaching Rizal 

Seminar-Workshop

for Teachers





The Negros Museum is proudly hosting a seminar-workshop for Filipino, history and social sciences teachers entitled “Teaching Rizal in the Classroom: Making the Rizal Course Relevant in Our Time” on December 10, 2010, Friday from 8AM-5PM at the museum.

The local museum is inviting all public and private high school, college and university schools to send their representatives to this one-day workshop which is in collaboration with the 2010 Rizal Day National Organizing Committee, the National Historical Commission and the Philippine Historical Association.

This is also in line with the museum’s Continuous Education Program, Workshops and Seminar to provide venues of staff development and training to individuals and organizations in the province and nearby provinces.

Previous Teaching Rizal Seminars organized by the PHA were held in Rizal Shrine in Dapitan City (2005), Silliman University in Dumaguete City (2006), University of San Agustin in Iloilo City (2007) and Xavier University in Cagayan de Oro City (2008).

Limited slots available. This is for FREE. Please pre-register at the museum on or before 5pm of December 9, 2010.

Interested schools and teachers may contact The Negros Museum, 09173007742 or 4334764 or email at negros_museum96@yahoo.com for more information. The organizers can send official communication to your school upon request.

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

RING THE BELLS FOR CHRISTMAS, A Christmas Bazaar at the Negros Museum

RING THE BELLS FOR CHRISTMAS
A Christmas Bazaar at the Negros Museum






We are inviting you to come to our Christmas Bazaar entitled “Ring The Bells for Christmas” at the Negros Museum on November 21, 22 & 23, 2010 from 10AM to 8PM in the evening.

This 3-day affair will include Food Tasting, a Christmas Art Exhibit entitled “Paskwa” by Ramon Delos Santos and different suppliers of Christmas gifts, giveaways, household items, d├ęcor, children’s wear, adult clothes and a lot more.

The bazaar entrance fee is at P 100.00 for the 3 days or P 50.00 for a day which will also serve as your Museum entrance fee. Please contact 09173007742 or Office No. 4334764 for more information. Thank you very much for your support!

We are looking forward to seeing you at the TNM Christmas Bazaar.

The following is a sneek peak of the upcoming Christmas Bazaar. Enjoy!



The famous Mount Pinatubo Ashglaze Stoneware of Lanelle Abueva-Fernando will be in the Negros Museum's RING THE BELLS FOR CHRISTMAS, A Christmas Bazaar at the Negros Museum

















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Friday, November 12, 2010

TAL KRAVITZ, Israeli Musician @ The Negros Museum

WORLD MUSIC PERFORMANCE at The Negros Museum

Israeli World Musician Tal Kravitz

The Negros Museum, in cooperation with the Embassy of Israel and Vallehermoso Helping Hands Foundation, is bringing the “Amazing World of Tal Kravitz” on November 18, 2010 at 2:00PM at the Museum lobby.

The Israeli Embassy and the Museum invite interested Negrense musicians and artists as Tal Kravitz aims to create an encounter between Israeli classics and ethnic musical instruments in his musical journey.

The show is based on a blend of cultures and folk instruments from all around the world. Ireland’s Celtic harp, Iran’s zarb drum, Africa’s adongo, Bulgaria’s kaba gaida bagpipe and Scotland’s bagpipe are just some of the folk instruments that Kravitz will be using in his performance.

Negrense musicians and artists are encouraged to be a part of this musical encounter in an afternoon of singing, accompaniment with ethnic percussion and cultural exchange.

The visiting embassy hopes to raise awareness of the Israeli culture and tradition through music and encourage a lively intercourse of traditions among its people and the Filipinos.

If you are a musician, artist or wants to be a part of the audience, please contact 09173007742 or 4334764 on or before November 18. LIMITED seats only.