Saturday, June 06, 2015

Me and the Now : Louie Talents Solo Exhibit

Mr. Louie Talents will be exhibiting his artworks this coming June 12 until 15, 2015 at the Xavier university's Museo de Oro.


He will share to us his artistic skills thru a 5 piece artworks - make that big artworks - that uses multimedia from paints, matchsticks and even 21,000 pieces of toy soldiers. Each artwork is a contemporary response to current events and socials issues in Mindanao with collaborative art projects from Paris, Manila, Bukidnon and Cagayan de Oro.

L to R : Mr. Louie Talents and his partner Ms. Morgane Quiguer

The five artworks was curatorially set-up to raise awareness in judiciary reforms most specially for this upcoming 2016 elections. Furthermore, he will express in his masterpieces the foreign perspective of Mindanao.

During the press conference held last June 5 in Museo de Oro, together with Mr. Hobart Savior - Xavier Center for Culture and the Arts (XCCA) Director - and Mr. Oscar Floirendo - Artist and Assistant Curator of Museo de Oro - expresses their support  and invitation for this Solo Exhibit

L to R : Director Hobart Savior, Louie Talents and Curator Oscar Floirendo

The exhibit will be OPEN AND FREE for all but since Museo de Oro is inside the Xavier University Campus, please bear in mind the university's dress code and visitors must leave a valid ID at the guards and log on to the books for mutual security.

This exhibit is very timely for the 4 day (historical) holiday of Cagayan de Oro. So we are hoping the we will see each other there.