Art in the Park Is a Free Art Fair Happening on March 15
So far, art fairs have been well-loved by the public. Although entrance fees are a bit pricey, people still supported art fairs in and out of the metro. If you’re wanting to attend without hurting your wallet, check out Art in the Park happening every March.
Boasting remarkable art pieces, the 14th edition of Art in the Park will take place on March 15, 2020 at Jaime Velasquez Park in Salcedo Village, Makati City.
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The annual art event will bring together notable groups of galleries, art schools, independent art spaces, and collectives. On top of that, student groups will also sell some of their artistic works.
Mr. Richard Cartie D. Quebral, the featured artist of the event, will showcase his eye-catching pieces, representing stories about his family, home, and neighborhood. Check out his works at the Museum Foundation of the Philippines, Inc. booth available for sale.
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This year, #RichardQuebral’s colorful artwork, laced with humor and whimsy, will grace #ArtInTheParkPH’s postcards and prints. His works will also be available for sale at the MFPI booth! #PressLaunch ART IN THE PARK 2020 15 March 2020, Sunday 10am – 10pm Jaime Velasquez Park, Salcedo Village, Makati #ArtPH #SalcedoVillage #Makati #JaimeVelasquezPark #FortheBenefitofMFPI #SupportNationalMuseum
On the other hand, special exhibit artist Dex Fernandez will highlight “Garapata Hatchery,” an interactive booth wherein participants can catch Garapata merchandise using a shirt or tote bag.
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#ArtInTheParkPH 2020 Special Exhibit: #DexFernandez through his alter ego @garapata_ will install a “Garapata Hatchery”, where visitors can participate in his art-making process and take home some Garapata merchandise. “You can bring with you this quirky, transforming, expressive, omnipresent personality if you’re willing to be infested,” says Fernandez. “Just bring a shirt, a tote bag or any material that has a flat surface for Garapata to latch on.” #PressLaunch ART IN THE PARK 2020 15 March 2020, Sunday 10am – 10pm Jaime Velasquez Park, Salcedo Village, Makati #ArtPH #SalcedoVillage #Makati #JaimeVelasquezPark #FortheBenefitofMFPI #SupportNationalMuseum
A live portraiture demonstration will be held by Jackie Lozano. At the same time, she will entertain questions about her methods of creating art.
Art in the Park is deemed as one of the most affordable art fairs in the metro. Yes, the entrance fee is definitely free! Nevertheless, a portion of all the sales will be donated to the Museum Foundation of the Philippines in support of the special projects of the National Museum and other museums in the country.
For more information and inquiries, visit the Art in the Park website or Facebook page.
What: Art Fair in the Park
Where: Jaime Velasquez Park, Salcedo Village, Makati City
When: March 15, 2020, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Ticket information: Free admission
Source: Art in the Park website and Facebook page
Images grabbed from Art in the Park Facebook page