Out Past Posts today take us to the Philippines and into the world of a remarkable artist who goes by the name of BenCab. I am certain you will enjoy looking at a very different way to recreate the human figure.

Filipino Painter: BenCab
BenCab is considered to be the best selling painter for his generation in the Philippines. He was awarded the National Artist of the Philippines for Visual Arts (Painting) in 2006. He now runs the BenCab Museum in Tuba, Baguio, Luzon, Philippines. Image: Image: guhitartcom.wordpress.com
BenCab continued
Today we will look at BenCab’s less abstracted works, some of which belong to his Larawan series, “larawan” being the Filipino word for portrait or picture. Image: pinterest.ch