The Kalipunan tradition lives on.
“LATAGAW” is the Bisayan word for the act of wandering. The reasons for wandering are countless, but in the case of a wandering society, it is almost always about the escape against an oppressive land riddled with unjust conventions that lead to trifling opportunities that barely lives any room for a reasonable mode of life. LATAGAW. This exhibition serves as an argument that “Latagaw” is an apt term to properly describe the eternal state of the marginalized Filipino; their constant struggles to live with the immense injustices of Philippine Society.
The exhibition opens at 6pm on May 18, 2019 Nomad Art Space, 576 San Andres, Malate Manila.