Abstracting the countryside: Andrew de Guzman depicts Filipino sensibilities in ‘Melange’

Melange by Andrew de Guzman shows the possibilities of ‘indigenizing’ abstraction to suit the sensibilities and experiences of Filipinos living in the modernizing countryside

When Worlds Mutate: The Abstractions of National Artist Hernando Ruiz Ocampo

HR Ocampo’s geometric works translate the fear of an unfamiliar future into visions of hope, collectively serving as reminders of reality

Abstracting Nature: Jose T. Joya and his abstract expressionism

Often of a large or dramatic scale, abstracts by Jose T. Joya followed a process of visual and formal reduction based on an observation of nature