Juan Luna's Spanish girl, oil on canvasThe Lopez Museum and Library will showcase a number of key pieces from its collection in the upcoming exhibition Trajectories.
Works of 19th-century Filipino masters Juan Luna and Felix Resurreccion Hidalgo will take center stage together with works of conservatives Juan Arellano, Fabian de la Rosa and Fernando Amorsolo as well as works by modernists Victorio Edades, Nena Saguil, Botong Francisco, H.R. Ocampo and Fernando Zobel, just to name a few.
Pottery from the Calatagan excavation, rare Filipiniana books, Philippine maps dating back to the 16th century and early colonial tipos del pais (“types of the country”) prints will complete the exhibition. Trajectories will be open to the public from September 5 to October 31, 2013. (Story by: Paolo Arago)