#OFFSHOOT : MARTIN DE MESA
Saturday, August 3, 3pm
Chino Roces Avenue, Pasong Tamo Extension
Makati City, Philippines.
#offshoot is a program centered on guerrilla events and happenings, in continuation of Planting Rice’s intent in pursuing the idea of repotentializing spaces and acknowledging that art production goes beyond the regular syntax of gallery programming.
Martin De Mesa performs his newest work, Bambaswamy meditation - a critique on meditation and gender translations. Touching up on the effects of constrained choices and healthy behaviors towards sexuality.
Martin De Mesa (b. 1987, Manila) completed his Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts major in Painting at the University of the Philippines Diliman. In 2011, he received the UP CFA scholarship grant and an outstanding thesis award for his thesis project “Versus: Video Performative Imagery on Human Behavior”. He is part of the performance group, Tupada Action and Media Arts and has participated in exhibitions at the Liongoren Gallery, Ishmael Bernal Gallery, Tin-Aw Gallery, Finale Art File, Green Papaya Art Projects and the Manila Contemporary. He is currently a part-time instructor at the De La Salle College of St. Benilde School of Design and Arts.
See you on Saturday, 3pm!
Manila Contemporary, Whitespace 2314, Chino Roces Avenue, Pasong Tamo Extension, Makati City, Philippines.
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