A Collection of Essays on Philippine Contemporary Music & Design
Published by the Japan Foundation, Manila, ART ARCHIVE 03 is the third book in a series that explores current trends and concerns in Philippine contemporary art. This volume features sixteen contributors, putting forth a diverse set of perspectives about contemporary music and design in the country.
The book is published in a digital format for accessibility. As a primer for readers interested in Philippine art, it is meant to be used as a resource to foster cultural exchange and knowledge sharing for artists, educators, and art and cultural institutions in the Philippines and abroad.
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The Editorial Team also presents the Virtual Book Launching of ART ARCHIVE 03 introducing the contents of both Music and Design sections. The videos also include discussions between the Section Editors and Contributors about their essays and professions.
INSIGHT: Why Music Matters to the Communities by José S. Buenconsejo, PhD
RECONTEXTUALIZING OPM IN THE 21st CENTURY by Krina Cayabyab
BEYOND MUSIC AND SOUND ART by Agnes Manalo
VARIETIES OF CONTEMPORARY FILIPINO SONG MASHUPS (1970s TO PRESENT) by José S. Buenconsejo, PhD
PINOYS AND BATTLE RAP: Handog ng Pilipino sa Mundo by Lara Katrina T. Mendoza, PhD
SITUATING MUSIC IN THE CONTEXT OF RECENT TRENDS IN ORIGINAL PHILIPPINE MUSICAL THEATER PRODUCTIONS by Aileen dela Cruz
POWERFUL MOVE: The Influence of Budots in Philippine Society by Desiree Peralejo
MUSIC FESTIVALS IN THE PHILIPPINES: Tropicality, Identity, Cosmopolitanism by Tusa Montes
NARRATING SUSTAINABILITY, BY DESIGN: Stories of Responses to Sustainable Futures by Ar. Leonido Gines, Jr. and Ar. Gerry Torres
UNDERSTANDING MUTUAL SUPPORT: Creating More Meaningful Spaces by Sudarshan V. Khadka Jr. and Alexander Eriksson Furunes
BAMBOO ARCHITECTURE AND ITS SUSTAINABILITY by Rosario Encarnacion Tan
INTUITION AND FASHION INNOVATION by Lulu Tan-Gan
WADING IN PLASTIC: A Graphic Design Packaging Dilemma by Dan Matutina and Dang Sering
ZINE FAST, DIY YOUNG, LEAVE A GOOD-LOOKIN ‘ROX: Disruption by Design Starring the Punks, Poets, and Poseurs of the Philippine Zine Community by Adam David