A team from Silliman University’s Fine Arts Department will bring Promdi: A survey of Contemporary Visual Arts in Dumaguete to Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) and the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) Gallery.
Promdi is a collection of pieces—dubbed as “works not from the center” or not from Metro Manila—created by 13 local artists and artist groups from Dumaguete, will be housed at the.
The group exhibit includes installations by Silliman University’s Fine Arts faculty, Ramon del Prado, Irma Lacorte and W. Don Perez, senior fine arts major Ramsid Labe and other local artists and artist groups including Lumago Designs, Pisong La Libertad Women Livelihood, Sharon Rose Dadang Rafols, Jana Jumalon-Alano, RazcelJan Silvarita, Elle Divine, Hersley-Ven Casero, Alma Zosan Alcoran and Kitty Taniguchi.
CCP will host Promdi at the Pasilyo Guillermo Tolentino, from June 8 to August 30. An artists’ talk will ensue at 4 p.m. on June 8 at the MKP Hall followed by an opening reception at 6 p.m. A simultaneous exhibition will also be installed at the NCCA Gallery and will run until June 30 with the opening reception happening on June 9, 4 p.m.
The exhibit is in partnership with Silliman University, through the Cultural Affairs Committee and the College of Performing and Visual Arts, Galleria Duemila and Mariyah Gallery.