2015-2016, 2nd Semester
a) Cover Page
On the cover “Untitled” Acrylic on canvas, 2016 by Aljohn Cueva
b) 2016 Annual Inter-School On-The-Spot Painting Competition, page 2
This year’s theme was “Unity in Diversity” in connection with the different problems facing our world because of each individual’s interest that cause chaos but can be more beautiful when each one can enrich one another.
c) Diksyunaryong Biswal ng Arkitekturang Filipino (A Visual Dictionary on Filipino
Architecture), page 3
This exhibit showcasing original illustrations by Arch. Rino D.A Fernandez that were published in his recent book with the same title as the exhibit.
d) UST Museum’s "Brown Madonna" Graces the National Gallery Singapore, page 4
This the first time that the “Brown Madonna” has been loaned internationally, after intensive restoration conducted by the UST Museum Conservatory Laboratory.
e) "Likhang Bayan: Ibang Klaseng Pabalat", page 5
In celebration of the UST College of Education's 90th founding year, the UST Museum opened an exhibit entitled “Ibang Klase: Likhang Bayan Year 6”. The exhibit featured intricately filigreed paper called “Pabalat”. Pabalat are used as wrappers for the traditional Filipino milk candy or pastillas.
f) Handurawan, page 5
“Handurawan” is an Ilonggo word that means “to reminisce." This exhibit featured the churches of San Joaquin, Sta. Barbara, Dao, Cabatuan, Dumalag, Tigbauan, Panay and Miagao.
g) Color More, Stress Less Exhibit, pages 6-7
UST Museum presented an exhibit entitled “Color More. Stress Less” to explore this therapeutic method or artistic expression. The healing power of color was the focus of the exhibit.
h) The Journey of Mankind, page 8
The Travelling Museum PH launched the second leg of the seven-university tour of the exhibition, “The First Humans Out of Africa: The Journey of Mankind” at the University of Santo Tomas. It aimed to provide an opportunity for learning by interaction and discussion about the unfolding of the human story from the distant past through the lens of the science of material evidence left by the early humans.
i) TAALAMAN: The Lake’s First Biomuseum, page 9
The first Philippine Symposium on Freshwater Bioderversity and Ecosystems presented “TAALAMAN: The Lake’s First Biomuseum”. It aimed to raise awareness of the protection and conservation of the rich biodiversity of flora and fauna in Lake Taal.
j) VIP Visitors, pages 10-11
List of VIP visitors that came to visit the UST museum Gallery. They are His Eminence Giuseppe Cardinal Versaldi, DD; Administrators from Saint Mary University London; Priests from Palo, Leyte; Mr. Jules Leconte, Attache for Higher Education and Academic Exhanges-Campus France Manila; the Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia to the Philippines; other TV personalities and politicians.
k) Recitals, page 12
List of performances for the month of May 2016, all graduation recitals.
l) Museum Staff Corner, page 12
UST Museum Team Building 2016 conducted at Club Balai Isabel Hotel and Resort. Ms. Rhiolyn Valeriano is the new Museum Shop Teller.
m) Staff Box, page 8
List of contributors to the newsletter.
n) Feedback, page 8
Mailing address of UST Museum for your suggestions, concerns or questions.