De La Salle – College of St. Benilde (DLS-CSB) partners with Araneta City’s Gateway Gallery for the first virtual presentation of the school’s annual ‘Sinulid: Epilogue’ art exhibit.
From March 20 to April 10, 2021, the Sinulid Epilogue 20-21: Unconventional Threads may be viewed by the public through http://sinulid-epilogue-20-21-gatewaygallery.aranetacity.com/. The virtual exhibit will feature a collection from 16 top students of De La Salle – College of St. Benilde’s Fashion Design and Merchandising (FDM) program Batch 2020 who presented their unique take on Filipino identity through art
The virtual exhibit will showcase different materials, various weaving designs, and artistic points of view of the students threading their interpretations of the modern Filipino. It will reflect the historic heritage of the islands and the seas (religious deities, mystical folklore, and oriental influences), local pop cultures (OFW balikbayans, cockfighting), and the challenges of daily life mirroring the extremely rich and vibrant Filipino culture.
This year’s ‘Sinulid: Epilogue’ exhibit will include the exquisite works of De La Salle – College of St. Benilde FDM graduating students Eunhye Cho, Pamela Madlangbayan, Erika Mae Ng, Isabelle Shayne Casi, Shanica Chua Sy, Sean Carlo Betco, Katrina Ysabel Rivera, KC Roshelle Dayao, Gianina Dwaigne Lilagan, Coleen Anne Aytona, Angelica Mae Achacoso, Raya Aleczandra Abastillas, Tricia Alexi Butler, Adrienne Carmela Cruel, Miri Angela Hwang, and Angela Denise Santos.
Apart from the virtual exhibit, the ‘Sinulid Epilogue 20-21: Unconventional Threads’ also involves a series of webinars and student-related activities to promote camaraderie during this time of pandemic.
‘Sinulid Epilogue 20-21: Unconventional Threads’ is the latest offering of Gateway Gallery, Araneta City’s art museum devoted to the promotion of Philippine culture, heritage, and art. Also available for viewing via the Gateway Gallery website is the Art Heals: Echoes of the Pandemic. The long-running SiningSaysay: Philippine History in Art exhibit and #YouMatter mental health exhibit can be viewed via the mobile app Gateway Gallery Pocket Museum.