Ronson Culibrina at the opening of Above Sea Level at Yavuz Gallery

Ronson Culibrina Winner at Ateneo Art Awards 2018

29 Aug 2018

“The five winners of this year’s Ateneo Art Awards have finally been announced. Three co-winners were given the Fernando Zóbel Prizes for the Visual Art: Ronson Culibrina for his solo exhibition “Talim” (Blanc Gallery), Johanna Helmuth for her solo exhibition “Makeshift” (Blanc Gallery), and KoloWn for the exhibition “Low Pressured Areas” (Cultural Center of the Philippines)…The title of Ronson Culibrina’s exhibit, “Talim,” is a reference to his hometown Talim Island in Laguna de Bay. Culibrina shows the contrasts between “ecological soundness and industrial development and livelihood” in the area.”

The 2018 Ateneo Art Awards exhibit runs until Nov. 4 at the Ateneo Art Gallery in Manila, Philippines.

Read the full coverage of the awards by CNN Philippines here.