Manila, Thursday, 20 November 2008 04:43:58
Sam Penaso--a visual and performance artist from Bohol, will present his recent abstract paintings in his 10th solo exhibition opens on November 21 (6pm) to December 4 at the Galerie Astra, 2nd level, LRI Design Plaza, Nicanor Garcia St. (Reposo) Bel Air ll, Makati City, Tel. 8903988.
Penaso recently has been invited to do his Performance Art at "Asia Performance Art Festival" in Seoul and Gwangju Biennale, Korea and also a Group exhibition at Gallery Nuri, Korea Foundation Cultural Center. His exhibition entitled "Keombae" is taken from the Korean term for "cheers" inspired by his short trip around Seoul and Gwangju Biennale,
A Bachelor of Fine Arts graduate from the Technological University of the Philippines, Penaso also took units in sculpture at Philippine Women’s University Institute of Fine Arts, He is one of the core members of the Tupada Action and Media Art (TAMA) group of Performance Artist.