"Early Beginning Of Art In The Philippines" Essays and Research Papers

  • Early Beginning Of Art In The Philippines

    Painter”AKA Damian Gabor Domingo “Father of Filipino Painting” 1st Filipino to paint his face 1st self-portrait in the Philippines Academia de Dibujo y PinturaDate of Birth: 1796Birthplace: Tondo, Manila, PhilippinesYear of Death: 1834 * 3. La Sagrada Familia * 4. La Sagrada Familia Oil on Copper Sheet Measurements: 48.26(length) x 35 (width) cm Where it was made: Manila, Philippines Time Period: 19th Century; 1820’s to 1830’s Owner: Heirs of Luis Ongpin Museum: Ayala Miuseum * 5. La Sagrada...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino people, History of painting 2444  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Beginnings of Islamic Art

    The beginnings of Islamic art [edit] Before the dynasties It is quite difficult to distinguish the earliest Islamic objects from their predecessors in Sasanian and Byzantine art; in fact, they utilize the same techniques and the same motifs. There was, notably, a significant production of unglazed ceramics, witnessed by a famous small bowl preserved in the Louvre, whose inscription assures its attribution to the Islamic period. Vegetal motifs were the most important in these early productions...

    Al-Andalus, Cairo, Damascus 1468  Words | 5  Pages

  • Fashion: Art and Early Age

    seeing what works and what does not, and working out why it doesn’t work. I had some major fashion disasters, but have learnt from them and so have developed my own sense of style. From an early age, I have found Art fascinating. I believe Art disputes claims of humans being just boring biological machines. Art allows me to transform images in my mind into something tangible. The ability to convert imagination into reality intrigues me. It is something I don't find in my other subjects though they...

    Art, Art museum, Arts 1081  Words | 3  Pages

  • Interpretation of Early Buddhist Art

    Interpreting Early Buddhist Art In the articles “Early Buddhist Art and the Theory of Aniconism” by Susan L. Huntington and “Aniconism and the Multivalence of Emblems” by Vidya Dehejia, two different opinions and viewpoints are expressed towards the theory of Aniconism and the way early Buddhist art was intended to be viewed and interpreted. In both articles, the authors acknowledge the theory of Aniconism and it’s existence. However both Huntington and Dehejia propose different explanations...

    Asian art, Bodh Gaya, Bodhi 1363  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippine History and Culture of ARTS

    Philippine History and Cul ture History of Art 18 Century th • Earliest among the collection are reli gious in themes and composed of 18t h century icons and images created b y local artisans under the tutelage of the friars. The devotional pieces of th e collection are of outstanding signif cance. 1900s • In the succeeding American period, F ernando C. Amorsolo, who was later declared as the First National Artist, r ose into fame and established his ow n style or “school” which was largely...

    Art, Expressionism, History of painting 441  Words | 22  Pages

  • Philippine Literature

    ------------------------------------------------- A Brief History of Philippine Literature in English I.                    Pre-Colonial Period -          Consisted of early Filipino literature passed down orally; oral pieces have a communal authorship – it was difficult to trace the original author of the piece since oral literature did not focus on ownership or copyright, rather on the act of storytelling itself; -          Many oral pieces became lost in the wave of the new literary...

    Colonialism, Filipino people, Literature 1237  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Art of Early Autumn

    The art of “Early Autumn”   With the advent of the Harlem Renaissance in the 1920s, strong black voices, writing with African-American rhythms and cadences, broke out all over the country. Of this remarkable creative outpouring, one voice rose among all of the rest. This was the voice of poet Langston Hughes. Langston Hughes was a well known poet, novelist, journalist, and playwright, and was nicknamed the "Poet Laureate of Harlem”. During the Harlem Renaissance, Langston Hughes gained fame...

    African American, English-language films, Harlem Renaissance 1263  Words | 4  Pages

  • Importance of Art in Early Childhood

    Even though many people think that art doesn’t matter in a child’s life, it is a crucial part of the early childhood because children are able to become independent through their art and it helps children develop in many different aspects of life. Art activities are very important. Not only because it allows teachers to recognize children with unusual abilities, but because it encourages each child’s “full and all-sided development.” Art activities can and do help children develop their cognitive...

    Art, Child, Childhood 1515  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippines

    Philippines * Known by many names in song and story. * Before Magellan’s arrival, Chinese traders called it “Mai” meaning “Land of Barbarians”. Pearl of the Orient Seas * The names which modern writers give. * The most romantic name of our country. * One of the beautiful land in the Far East. Philippines * Northernmost point: Y’Ami Isle 78 miles from Taiwan * Southernmost tip: Salvage Isle 34 miles from Borneo Philippines * An archipelago of 7, 107 islands. 2...

    Filipino language, Luzon, Manila 724  Words | 3  Pages

  • How Do We Locate Philippine Art?

    Do We Locate Philippine Arts? The development of human civilization would have not been as remarkable as it is now without the advent of arts in ancient societies. Perhaps it would then suffice to say that throughout the history of mankind, it is us who created and polished arts from its most primitive form to its prominent status in today’s society. Even until now, humanity strives to challenge what has been done in this particular aspect of our society. For instance elaborate art making is now...

    Anthropology, Arts, Civilization 1104  Words | 3  Pages

  • Early Christian Art

    society are things like religion, government, and art. When people study history, art does not seem to play such an important role. However, art helps us understand how a society feels, thinks, and looks at the surroundings which in they live. Ecclesiastical art, commonly known as Christian art, dates back to the first and second centuries. The first influences of Christian art were believed to be Roman in nature. Many historians feel that the Christian art influence came from the east, particularly the...

    1st millennium, Baptism, Bishop 1630  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippines

    in the Philippines Tourism in the Philippines is a major economic contributor to the Philippine economy. The Philippines is an archipelagic country composed of 7,107 islands. It offers a rich biodiversity with its tropical rainforests, mountains, beaches, coral reefs, islands, and diverse range of flora and fauna, making it as one of the megadiverse countries in the world. In 2012, the country attracted 4,272,811 visitors. History Philippine tourism flourished in the 1970s and early 1980s...

    Cebu, Luzon, Manila 1435  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Origins of Early Christian and Byzantine Art

    Art 1110 Study Guide #2 (Chapters 10 through 15) • Chapter 10 Early Christian and Byzantine Art Concepts: Understand the origins of Early Christian and Byzantine art and the difference between the two Vocabulary: Catacombs Apse Transept Cruciform Nave Side Aisle Narthex Atrium (see figure 10.3 for an illustration) Clerestory Basilica Planned Church Central Planned Church Ambulatory Mosaic Process Pendentive Minaret Lunettes Images: 10.3, 10.4 Plan and cross section...

    Florence, Florence Cathedral, Gothic architecture 506  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippines

    Gonzales, N. V. M. (1998). Philippines. Paris: SOS Incorporated. Hicks, N. (1999). This is the Philippines. London: New Holland Publisher Ltd. Hicks, N. (2002). The magic of the Philippines. London: New Holland Ltd. Insight Guides. (2005). Singapore: APA Publications. Laya, J. & Castaneda, L. (1996). Prusisyon. Philippines: St. Pauls Press. Loop, H. & Carpentier, D. (2008). Central Philippines. Cebu: PDP Digital Inc. Yuson, A. (2003). The Philippines. Singapore: Tuttle Publishing...

    Filipino people, Philippines 777  Words | 4  Pages

  • Pottery in the Philippines

    POTTERY IN THE PHILIPPINES Arazas, Andrea Pauline R. B.S. Materials Engineering, Department of Mining, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Arkioloji 1 THX 2:30-4:00 I. INTRODUCTION Pottery is defined as the art or craft of a potter to manufacture material from which pottery ware is made. It can be made from earthenware, porcelain or stoneware. According to the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), pottery is defined as all fired ceramic wares that contain clay materials. ...

    Ceramic, Clay, Earthenware 1539  Words | 5  Pages

  • PHILIPPINES

    contributor to the economy of the Philippines, contributing 5.9% to the Philippine GDP in 2011. The country's rich biodiversity is the main tourist attraction of the Philippines. Its beaches, mountains, rainforests, islands and diving spots are among the country's most popular tourist destinations. The country's rich historical and cultural heritage is also one of the attractions of the Philippines. The Philippine tourism industry flourished in the 1970s and early 1980s but declined in the mid 1980s...

    Congress of the Philippines, Constitution of the Philippines, Corazon Aquino 985  Words | 3  Pages

  • arts

    Grozen Benjelyn M. IV BSBA Project exam: reflection paper Ayala museum is the home of the Philippines art, history and culture. It is where collections of iconic paintings, historic dioramas and historic costumes are displayed. Ayala museum is inspirational and to observe the vintage Filipina costumes. I visited the ayala museum with my tree classmates before our group came to museum some places in ayala are so interested so my classmates and me taking pictures. It is my first time...

    Ayala Corporation, Bank of the Philippine Islands, Jaime Augusto Zobel 1759  Words | 5  Pages

  • Divorce Bill in the Philippines

    Republic of the Philippines HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Quezon CityELEVENTH CONGRESSFirst Regular Session HOUSE BILL NO. 6993By Representative Manuel C. Ortega AN ACT LEGALIZING DIVORCE, AMENDING FOR THE PURPOSE TITLE II AND ARTICLES 55 TO 67 THEREUNDER OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 209, AS AMENDED BY EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 227, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE FAMILY CODE OF THE PHILIPPINES               Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Philippines in Congress assembled:           ...

    Alimony, Annulment, Decree 2522  Words | 7  Pages

  • Arts, Music and Society in the Philippines

    being listed. While Madonna may not hold the record for highest selling album by a female artist, she has more albums listed than any other female and is second to Michael Jackson with four albums listed. Different Types of Music Music is a form of art. Edgard Varese defined it as “organized sound”. Music expresses our feelings as well emotions in a melodious and pleasant way. Different types of music help in soothing one's disturbed soul, in the growth of concentration and also enliven us to live...

    Blues, Folk music, Funk 1252  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippine Treasure

     Magnum Opus (Filipino Great Works) First what comes into your mind when you encounter and hear the word Magnum Opus. For me , first comes in my mind whenever I hear and encounter that word is All about Arts. Now , Let's define first "Magnum Opus" refers to the largest, and perhaps the best, greatest, most popular, or most renowned achievement of an artist.Sometimes the term magnum opus is used to refer to simply "a great work" rather than "the great work" of a specific person.In popular...

    Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos, Hermeticism 740  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippine Culture

    SEEDS OF THE PHILIPPINE CULTURE The "Pearl of the Orient Seas", more famously known as the Island Philippines, has its share of rich and colorful history and cultural background, which dates back to as early as 100 million years. During this time, it was mainly the Philippine land and habitat that evolved and there were no human inhabitants on the land. Nevertheless, it was during these years that the Philippines started to develop its resources and become what would soon be a region of abundant...

    Filipino people, Philippines 1299  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Philippines

    Flag of Philippines There are three fields on the Philippine flag. The white equilateral triangle is on the hoist side, a band of blue at the top, and a band of red at the bottom. An eight rayed yellow sun at the center of the triangle. A small five pointed star is located at each corner of the triangle. General Emilio Aguinaldo, who the first President of the Philippines and a leader in the revolution against Spanish rule for Philippine, designed the Philippine flag. He did this while in exile...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Luzon, Manila 2038  Words | 7  Pages

  • Philippine Games

    Tinikling; The Philippines’s Signature Dance Folk dancing is an entertaining form of art. It is enjoyed by people, both young and old, whether participants or spectators, Filipinos and even people from all over the globe. For centuries, dancing accompanied with folk songs had been the principal pastime of the Filipino people. At social gatherings, the ancient Filipinos danced in wedding celebrations, in feasts, and in religious ceremonies. One of these native folk dances that uplift the pride...

    Dance, Filipino people, Folk dance 1552  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippine Nursing History

    Nursing Education in the Philippines The history in the Philippines is closely aligned with the history of medicine in the country. With the arrival Ferdinand Magellan in 1521, developments in Philippine education were relatively slow owing to the belief of Spanish colonists, notably the friars, that the education of the natives would be detrimental to their rule over the islands (Agoncillo and Guerrero,1977). The growth of the educational institutions in the Philippines during the Spanish occupation...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Manila, Nursing 1569  Words | 5  Pages

  • Philippine Cinema: An in-depth Analysis

    Values and Traits of Filipino Films Philippine Cinema has unique values and traits. Don Jose as the Father of Filipino Films labeled the Filipino films as quality content and has a commercial appeal among movie goers. Many of the films created by Don Jose Nepomuceno were received the approval of the box office and win the heart of film critics. Nepomuceno has a mind-set in every movie that he will create that a content of a movie should have the combination of artwork and crass commercialism (Quirino...

    Cinema by country, Film, Film director 1049  Words | 3  Pages

  • purpose of art

     Thought Paper #1 “ The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but the inward significance”(Aristotle). One of the main purposes of art is to help express our emotions, which was portrayed throughout the music, paintings, and literature of Western European culture. One man who was able to show our emotions through art, was Leonardo da Vinci. Leonardo was ultimately known as the “Renaissance man”. Not only was he a scientist,...

    Catholic Church, Florence, Italy 1038  Words | 4  Pages

  • American Contibution to the Philippines

    Contribution of American to the Philippines 1. Independence - America helped the Philippines to eliminate the Spaniards in the country thus helping the Filipinos to end the suffering from the Spanish reign. This was the first step of the country to stand on their own and start a new beginning.  2. Government -we adapted and patterned some of our constitution with the Americans'.  3 Sports - Filipino favourite sport had been basketball, and other foreign sports instead of the national sports which...

    Colonialism, Filipino people, Philippines 1221  Words | 5  Pages

  • K12 Philippines

    reaction. But findings will tell us that K-12 is not ill timed; neither is it unnecessary. The Philippines is the last country in Asia and one of only three countries in the world (the other two being Djoubuti and Angola of Africa) with a ten-year pre-university program. Our curriculum has to be responsive to the global standards. Upon reading the news item in the official gazette of the Philippine government with link www.gov.ph/k-12, I became cognizant of the salient features of the K-12 curriculum...

    Education, High school, Learning 679  Words | 3  Pages

  • Literature: Philippine Drama Philippine

    PATHFINDER ON PHILIPPINE LITERATURE Scope Note: “Philippine Literature is a diverse and rich group of works that has evolved side by side with the country’s history. Literature has started with fables and legends made by the ancient Filipinos long before the arrival of the Spanish influence. The main themes of Philippine literature focus on the country’s pre-colonial cultural traditions and the sociopolitical histories of its colonial and contemporary traditions.” (Quoted from: http://www.wikipilipinas...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language, Filipino people 1289  Words | 4  Pages

  • Jewish, Early Christian, Byzantine and Islamic Art

    Teri Wilson March 1, 2010 Professor Hollinger Module 5 JEWISH, EARLY CHRISTIAN, BYZANTINE AND ISLAMIC ART Every religion has its own approach to art and architecture. An assessment between different traditions can offer an illuminating insight into the varying religious outlooks and theologies. Architecture, as well as art, is influenced by a number of forces in society, in the environment, in the psychology of the people who produce it, and in different institutions. It is an expression...

    Christianity, Domitian, Judaism 1548  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Philippines

    Demographics The national population of the Philippines is approximately ninety million people. The national language of the Philippines is Filipino, which is also called Tagalog. English is also spoken and understood throughout the country. English is the language for commercial and legal transactions. The Philippines is the third largest English-speaking country in the world. The major religion of the Philippines is Roman Catholicism. The Philippines is divided into three different geographical...

    Filipino language, Filipino people, Jollibee 1057  Words | 4  Pages

  • philippine literature

    have maintained their links with the culture of their non-Islamic or non-Christian ancestors According to scholar William Henry Scott , “there is a discrepancy between what is actually known about Philippine prehistory and what has been written about it” many chroniclers possessed biases towards early Filipinos andthese were reflected in their accounts/writings.  Folk tales, epics, poems and marathon chants existed in most ethnolinguistic groups that were passed on from generations to generations...

    Colonialism, Culture, Fiction 1574  Words | 7  Pages

  • Beginning

    wholly evil? A: I don’t identify with any of the characters in 100 Years Of Solitude. They’re all extremists and unstable in their own ways, which separates us on a mental and emotional level. I think their transparent innocence, especially in the beginning of the book, is almost impossible to feel in today’s society. On another note, Melquaides proves himself to be the most admirable character. His passionate desire for knowledge, ability to introduce ideas to people, and his honesty in doing so is...

    Fiction, Gabriel García Márquez, Human 1170  Words | 4  Pages

  • Characteristics of Philippine Literature

    CHARACTERISTICS OF PHILIPPINE LITERATURE Philippine literature is the literature associated with the Philippines and includes the legends of prehistory, and the colonial legacy of the Philippines. Most of the notable literature of the Philippines was written during the Spanish period and the first half of the 20th century in Spanish language. Philippine literature is written in Spanish, English, Tagalog, and/or other native Philippine languages. Philippine literature refers to all literature...

    English language, Filipino language, Languages of the Philippines 1061  Words | 4  Pages

  • Art: in the beginning

    Art, can you imagine a time when art wasn’t part of your culture, it has been around for an extremely long time even the crave man did it. Imagine how much it has evolved since then. In order to understand the technical aspect of art, how the art was created and understanding it’s meaning, you have to travel back in time to Egyptian art. Egypt started it all which influenced the Greeks’ art. Both Egyptian and Greek art has played a heavy influence on today’s Western traditional art. However, they...

    Alexandria, Ancient Egypt, Art 604  Words | 2  Pages

  • History of Philippine Money

    History of Philippine Money Philippine money–multi-colored threads woven into the fabric of our social, political and economic life. From its early bead-like form to the paper notes and coins that we know today, our money has been a constant reminder of our journey through centuries as a people relating with one another and with other peoples of the world. Pre-Hispanic Era[pic] Trade among the early Filipinos and with traders from the neighboring islands was conducted through barter. The inconvenience...

    Coin, Currency, Emilio Aguinaldo 771  Words | 3  Pages

  • Early Development of Advertising in the Philippines

    Early Development of Advertising in the Philippines Beginnings • Earliest Filipino traders engaged in some sort of advertising, not unlike the primitive forms practiced by the Egyptians, Greeks and Romans Before the advent of Spaniards in 1521 Our forefathers made use of printed signs to communicate their business messages: • Writings on the shoulders of excavated jars from Calatagan. Batangas and Mindoro (14th-15th century) bear the title of the piece and sevensyllabic lines evocative of Tagalog...

    19th century, Advertising, Advertising agency 915  Words | 28  Pages

  • Philippines

    Philippines BUSN 105 10/14/2012 Amy Westbrook The Philippines is a cultural anomaly. Situated in the heart of South East Asia, the Philippines are quite unique among the nations situated around it. Being heavily influenced by Spain, Mexico, The United States and the Catholic Church add to its uniqueness. Inhabited by around 92 million people the culture of the Philippines is quite diverse. The majority are of ethnic Malay stock. However, unlike neighboring countries such as Malaysia...

    Asia, Catholic Church, Filipino people 1082  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippine Economy

    A recap of how previous Philippine republics and administrations handled the country's economy since the Spanish era, including their management of the economy. In the days wherein the Philippines was under the Spanish Republic the country was at a good spot in Asia. Manila and Cebu were the only European cities; we were one of the best countries in Asia when it comes to trading domestically and internationally. Before, we were always trading with mexico sharing our culture to them and them sharing...

    Economy of the Philippines, Filipino language, Filipino people 2420  Words | 7  Pages

  • unemployment rate in the philippines

    Zimbabwe. The Republic of the Philippines is a sprawling archipelago set in the western Pacific Ocean. The Philippines is an incredibly diverse nation in terms of language, religion, ethnicity and also geography. Ethnic and religious fault-lines that run through the country continue to produce a state of constant, low-level civil war between north and south. Beautiful and fractious, the Philippines is one of the most interesting countries in Asia. The Philippines has an American-style democracy...

    Borneo, Luzon, Manila 932  Words | 2  Pages

  • arts

    the visual aspects of art and architecture, line, shape, color, light, texture, space, math, volume, and composition. Style – the combination of form and composition that makes a work distinctive. Content – includes subject matter or meaning and a work of art. School of artists – a group of artist usually working at the same time and sharing similar style influences and ideas Iconography – identify and studying and subject matter and conventional symbols and works of arts. Representational –...

    2nd millennium BC, Babylon, Borobudur 1106  Words | 9  Pages

  • The Philippines Under Spanish Rule

    The Philippines Under Spanish Rule (1600s-1800s) REASONS FOR SPANISH COLONIZATION When King Charles send an expedition to the East, his purpose was for commercial. But when Legazpi succeeded laying foundation in the Philippines, the Spanish claim the archipelago in two reasons: first, since the Philippines was discovered under the patronage of Spain, Philippines therefore was owned by Spain; second, since Spain, being in actual possession of the Philippines, it had the right to colonize it. As such...

    Colonialism, Local government, Mexico City 1878  Words | 5  Pages

  • Philippine Music

    Philippine Music Kulintang Kulintang refers to a racked gong chime instrument played in the southern islands of the Philippines, along with its varied accompanying ensembles. Percussive bossed gong ensembles without a melodical gong rack, known as Agung, are played throughout most of the islands by indigenous groups (such as the Mangyan, Lumad, Batak, Tagbanwa and Aeta) as well as historically by low-land groups such as the Bisaya, Bicol and Tagalog, yet the kulintang ensembles themselves are only...

    Filipino language, Hip hop music, Manila 1596  Words | 5  Pages

  • A FEASIBILITY STUDY OF ART AS AN INVESTMENT IN THE PHILIPPINES

    A FEASIBILITY STUDY OF ART AS AN INVESTMENT IN THE PHILIPPINES VARUN OLIMATTEL COHORT VI 1 Table of Contents INVESTMENTS AND INVESTING ..................................................................................................................... 5 What is an Investment? ............................................................................................................................ 5 The Asset Classes – The Story so far… ................................................

    Aesthetics, Art, Asset 19327  Words | 120  Pages

  • Art and Culture Today

    Michael Campbell Art History 100 Prof. Socki 11/30/01 Art and Culture Today This chapter is explained in the title. Staniszewski talks about the arts that resulted after WWII. He starts off by explaining how the utopianism of the early century disappeared after the war. Post war painting was known as Abstract Expressionism. This type of art was claimed by the art historians to be "the triumph of american painting." This type of art was known as something...

    Abstract art, Abstract expressionism, Art 312  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Philippines

    Philippines: No Other Place But Up The Philippines is considered one of the fastest growing economies in Southeast Asia. As of 21st century, the country is a member in several international organizations’ including the APEC, Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) and World Trade Organization (WTO). In addition the Philippines also have a lot of trading partners and trade agreements. Though, the Philippines have suffered negative balance of trade for many years. In January of 2013, the...

    Corazon Aquino, Human Development Index, International trade 1478  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippine Education

    Education in the Philippines The system of education in the Philippines was patterned both from the educational systems of Spain and the United States. However, after the liberation of the Philippines in 1946, the systems have changed radically. The Department of Education (or DepEd) administers the whole educational system, which also includes the allocation of funds utilized for school services and equipment (such as books, school chairs, etc.), recruitment of teachers for all public schools...

    College, Education, High school 1517  Words | 5  Pages

  • Art is Art

    What is considered art has been a controversial question for many years in history and today. There are various forms and types of art. Because art is very complex and diverse, it is viewed and conceptualized in many different ways. Nancy G. Heller states even though a type of artwork is hard to understand, it’s considered art, and artwork that people don’t understand shouldn’t be disregarded from other types of art. She feels as though people shouldn’t be intimidated by artwork that’s hard to understand...

    Art, Cubism, Present 1296  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippine History

    PHILIPPINE HISTORY CHAPTER 6 - THE BIRTH OF A NATION * WHAT IS THE SIGNIFICANCE OF THE PROCLAMATION OF THE PHILIPPINE INDEPENDENCE IN 1898? The significance of the proclamation of the Philippine independence is that the Philippines is finally free from the 333 years rule of the Spaniards. As we all know, the Spaniards colonized the country for the longest time. The Filipino people definitely wanted to be freed for the Spaniards and eventually their sense of nationalism has finally awakened...

    Empire of Japan, History of the Philippines, Imperial Japanese Navy 2189  Words | 7  Pages

  • Liberal Arts

    Liberal Arts Colleges Despite popular belief, Harvard College was first founded, as an institution of higher learning in America is 1636; over one hundred years before the New England colonies officially became states (Masci). This is an example of how important education has been, and still is to this country today. Harvard, a liberal arts college, was also founded over one hundred years before the first state university, making liberal arts colleges far more experienced in the education of its’...

    College, Education, Higher education 1364  Words | 2  Pages

  • Religions in the Philippines

    Main Religions in the Philippines [1] History + distrbution Roman Catholic 80.9%, Muslim 5%, Evangelical 2.8%, Iglesia ni Kristo 2.3%, Aglipayan 2%, other Christian 4.5%, other 1.8%, unspecified 0.6%, none 0.1% (2000 census) The Philippines is a predominantly Christian nation on account of 300 years of Spanish rule. It is estimated that 81% of the population is Roman Catholic. In the south on the large island of Mindanao, many are adherents of Islam. Filipino Muslims make up about five...

    Christianity, Gregorio Aglipay, Iglesia ni Cristo 1265  Words | 5  Pages

  • Visual Arts in the Philippines

    The Visual Arts in the Philippines Art had a vital function in pre-colonial society. The early native artists showcased their talent and skills in making of pots, bamboo containers, shell and bead jewelry. They ornamented it with various designs derived from their agricultural mode existence, such as, symbols of the fields and streams, clouds, sun and stars, lightning, bird or animal shapes. These designs acquired a social meaning and name to express authority, social position or identification...

    19th century, Art, Carving 498  Words | 2  Pages

  • Early Italian Renaissance Art: Florentine vs. Sienese Art

    religion brought about an increase in the production of art. The creation of artworks became an esteemed industry, and artists gained more respect in the eyes of Italian citizens. Typically, most of the art that was produced was religious in nature, and was seen as a mechanism for visually representing faith in a more tangible manner. During this dynamic period, artistic styles began to change as well. A transition from medieval, Byzantine art to a more naturalistic, humanistic style occurred in Italy...

    Assisi, Florence, Fresco 2302  Words | 7  Pages

  • Performing Arts

    Performing Arts- Forms of creative activity that are performed in front of an audience, such as drama, music, and dance. Types of Performing Arts * Dance is a type of art that generally involves movement of the body, often rhythmic and to music. * Music is an art form whose medium is sound and silence. * Theatre (also theater in American English)[1] is a collaborative form of fine art that uses live performers to present the experience of a real or imagined event before a live audience...

    Art, Conceptual art, Fine art 830  Words | 3  Pages

  • Education in the Philippines

    Education in the Philippines During the period of colonization by the United States, Education in the Philippines changed radically, modeled on the system of Education in the United States of the time. After theSecond World War, changes in the US system were no longer automatically reflected in the Philippines, which has since moved in various directions of its own. Filipino children may enter public school at about age four, starting from Nursery up to Kindergarten. At about seven years of age...

    College, High school, Higher education 1816  Words | 5  Pages

  • Asian Art

    Asian art Asian art can refer to art amongst many cultures in Asia. Azerbaijani art Folk arts in Azerbaijan have a long and interesting history. Works of art made from metal extracted from Nakhichevan, Migachevir, Gadanay, Gandja and other places are approximately 5000 years old. Crockery, weapons and adornments found here are not historical facts alone, but valuable sources which testify the skills of the master. Different pictures, scraped on housing implements made from copper, bronze, gold...

    Art, Art by nationality, Asian art 1813  Words | 6  Pages

  • Philippine Literature

    Philippine Literature PRE-SPANISH PERIOD Long before the Spaniards and other foreigners landed on Philippine shores, our fore fathers already had their own literature stamped in the history of our race. Whatever record our ancestors left were either burned by the Spanish friars in the belief that they were works of the devil or were written on materials easily perished, like the barks of trees, dried leaves and bamboo cylinders. Other records that remained showed folk songs that proved existence...

    Ferdinand Magellan, Filipino language, History of the Philippines 1612  Words | 7  Pages

  • Early Renaissance

    Early Renaissance Early Renaissance: Music, Architecture, Paint! The Early Renaissance followed the middle ages and was from 1400 to 1600 time period. The Early Renaissances were mainly located in Italy, but they are also located in most of Europe. In this area Music, architecture, and painting became very huge ideas. The literal meaning of the word Renaissance is “rebirth.” The idea of rebirth applies to the music of this period. A main characteristic was the rebirth of humanism, which is...

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