The NCCA is pleased to announce that the Call for Research Proposals is now open. Deadline for submission of Proposals is on October 15, 2018.
The National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) mourns the passing of Ms. Emelita Verano Almosara yesterday, August 11, due to cardiac arrest and breast cancer. Almosara served as Executive Director of the NCCA from March 2012 to December 2013.
You are cordially invited to Journeys on a Galleon at the Tanghalang Nicanor Abelardo, (Main Theater) Cultural Center of the Philippines this August 19th, at 7:00 PM.
In its continuing mission to provide the younger generation with opportunities to realize their dreams and passions, non-profit volunteer group I am Making A Difference, Inc. (I am M.A.D.) has launched a new learning tool called the MAD ACtivity booklet (MACbooklet) that espouse values which can lead them to become nation-builders.
NCCA and National Library of the Philippines (NLP) officials signed the memorandum of agreement on the donation of publications—an upgrade of the culture and arts collections of Philippine public libraries.
The National Commission for Culture and the Arts is inviting interested individuals to participate in the 2018 International Conference on Cultural Statistics and Creative Economy.
The NCCA Library will be closed temporarily from October 1, 2018 and will resume operations on January 2, 2019.
The National Commission for Culture and the Arts through the National Committee on Dance headed by Dr. Shirley Halili-Cruz has organized the 2018 Sayaw Pinoy: The NCCA National Dance Competition as part of its objective to promote dance in its various forms. This year’s competition will be on Folk Dance, Contemporary, Ballroom, and Hip-Hop.
“DESAPARESIDOS,” an adaptation of Lualhati Bautista’s novel, will be performed from August 17 to September 2, 2018 at the Areté in Ateneo de Manila University.
The Philippine Pavilion will present Island Weather curated by Tessa Maria Guazon at the 2019 Venice Art Biennale. The Pavilion features artist Mark Justiniani, who is known for his immersive large-scale installations and site-specific art.
Deadline for submission of exhibition proposals is on 17 September 2018.
MANILA, PHILIPPINES – As the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) concludes the commemoration of its 50th anniversary, the Philippines marks the historic occasion by hosting a contemporary art exhibition featuring ten artists who will represent each ASEAN member state.