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Robert R. Chabet

Philippines

Grants Awarded

1968 | Museum Studies | United States

to survey museum procedures and collections and to observe contemporary art developments in the United States, Europe, and Mexico.

Events

Exhibition / Japan

"MAM Research 002: Who Was Roberto Chabet? - Along with the Development of Contemporary Art in the Philippines"

July 25, 2015 - October 12, 2015

This exhibition highlights the entirety of Chabet' s art practice, approaching it not only from the perspective of his artworks but from various angles.

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Grantee: Robert R. Chabet

Special Event

Roberto Chabet Book Launch

October 24, 2015

With ACC grantee Maria Carina Lim Evangelista as a contributing author, this is the first monograph on the life and art of Roberto Chabet (1937 – 2013), also an ACC grantee.  Arguably the most important Filipino artist, curator and teacher of the postwar generation, Chabet laid the foundations of contemporary art in the Philippines with his conceptual works that critiqued the rigid conventions of Modernism.

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Grantees: Maria Carina Lim Evangelista, Robert R. Chabet

ACC PHILIPPINES ART AUCTION

February 20, 2016

With artworks that pulsate vibrancy and pieces that resonate ingenuity, style, and mastery, the Asian Cultural Council Philippines and Leon Gallery partner in presenting another exciting fundraising art auction.

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Sunshower: Contemporary Art from Southeast Asia 1980s to Now

July 5, 2017 - October 23, 2017

This exhibition commemorates the 50th anniversary of ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) by showcasing the contemporary art of the region and aims to be one of the largest Southeast Asian contemporary art exhibitions in history. The exhibition consists of 80 artworks by 86 artist groups from 10 ASEAN member countries and will be held simultaneously at 2 museums: National Art Center and Mori Art Museum. 19 ACC grantees are participating in this exhibition!

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