More articles about: BenCab

Last year, an unsigned BenCab sold for just P50,000.
As much as art fairs are immensely enjoyable celebrations of art, there’s always a sense of concern building up in the back of collectors’ minds. Art, after all, can cost significant amounts of money, and one can never be too careful about ...
A trip to some of the country’s favored destinations offers a glimpse of the past.
A trip to some of the country’s favored destinations offers a glimpse of the past through the inspired labors in heritage retrieval of bold individuals like National Artist Bencab, neurologist-art patron Joven Cuanang and heritage advocate Cora Relova.It is said that leaving ...
Masterpiece collectors break auction world records.
When an unidentified buyer paid $2.2 million for José Joya’s iconic work Space Transfiguration at a recent auction of León Gallery in Manila, it was proven that some of the highest prices for works of art take place on the auction block. Here are ...
Would you buy a BenCab if you didn't know it was a BenCab?
As this year’s edition of Art in the Park drew to a close last night, Gigo Alampay, founder and executive director of the nonprofit Center for Art, New Ventures and Sustainable Development (CANVAS), made a stunning announcement on his Facebook and Instagram ...
The National Artist shares his favorite works from the BenCab Museum, Farm, and Garden in Baguio.
It was the first thing I installed in the BenCab Museum. Bulols are the granary guardians of the Ifugao, and are used for their tribal rituals to ensure abundant harvests and protection against natural calamities. They are traditionally passed from one generation ...