The 9th Philippine Art Trek concluded its successful five-exhibition run in Singapore last month. A pet project of the Philippine Embassy in Singapore, the annual arts event serves as a unique platform for Filipino artists to introduce Philippine art in Singapore. From left: Amb. Antonio Morales (centre) with Singapore-based Filipino visual artists Larry Calderon and Pierre Patricio at the symbolic opening of “Filipiniana Collective” – which also featured the works of Prof. Ed Defensor, Harry Mark Gonzalez and Melvin Guerhim – the first of five solo and group Art Trek 2015 exhibits. Featured artworks included these paintings by visual artist Pierre Patricio and a “Mother and Child” sculpture by Harry Mark Gonzalez.