Counter-Photography and Swarm in the Aperture
Guided Tour by Silverlens Director Isa Lorenzo
3-5pm, July 13, 2008 Sunday
3-5pm, July 20, 2008 Sunday
Meet at the 4/F elevator lobby, 2:45pm
North Wing, Museum of the Filipino People
Rizal Park, Ermita, Manila
Limited slots available. RSVP 8160044
Join Isa Lorenzo as she gives a guided tour of two current shows at the National Museum — Counter-Photography presented by the Japan Foundation and the Japanese Embassy, and Swarm in the Aperture curated by National Museum Curator Patrick Flores.
In it, Lorenzo will discuss the history of contemporary Japanese photography, of which the Japanese show is packed with fine examples, both in content and quality. She will also be giving a brief introduction on the infancy of photography in the Philippines.
Note: Previously registered participants are required to give their preferred tour date.
(left) Hiroshi Sugimoto
Chapel de Notre Dame du Haut, Le Corbusier, 1998
Gelatin Silver Print
(right) Neil Daza
Detail of Mystica’s Nails, 2006