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RL Picks: Pinoy Art as Wall Accents

Add a distinct Filipino touch to your space with these picks that pay homage to our artists

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What better way to decorate your space but with proud Pinoy items created by our talented artists. These pieces won't just add life to your home, they will also be instant conversation starters.

If you're looking for Filipino-made pieces, make sure you drop by Galerie Astra and Gallery Big --- both located at LRI Design Plaza.

Art collectors Philip and Amy Uy shares this tip: "Buy art with your heart. Rather than buying because of the artist or the price, you have to like the painting first. Can you imagine bringing home a painting and not wanting to look at it? Buying art is relationship. It won’t work if you’re not really into it."

Picks by Dagny Madamba, Paula de Guzman, and Tala Singson. Photographed by Dairy Darilag and Dakila Angeles.

Read the original article ("34 Wall Decor Accents”) in the September 2013 issue of Real Living Magazine. Download your digital copy of Real Living on the Real Living App now! Log on to summitnewsstand.com.ph/real-living for more details. 

Merienda Time

“Buti May Fishball, Hindi Ako Nagutom Pauwi” 24”x30” Oil on Canvas by Anthony Palo, price unavailable, Gallery Big

Staying Afloat

Girl Swimming,” 24” x 18” Acrylic on Canvas by Maya Ladyong, price unavailable, Gallery Big

Rorscharch Test

“Language #1” 16.5” x 12” Hot Press on Washi by Noelle El Farol, P25,000, Galerie Astra

Making Headlines

“Karrent Events,” 36” x 48” Acrylic on Canvas by Melbourn Aquino, P65,000, Galerie Astra 

Serye ng Linya

8” x 10” Series in Mixed Media by Jethro Jocson, P2,000 each, Galerie Astra 

8” x 10” Series in Mixed Media by Jethro Jocson, P2,000 each, Galerie Astra 

Organic Calibration

“Organicalibration” 36”x 48” Acrylic on Canvas by Aner Sebastian, price unavailable, Galerie Astra

Pretty Blush

“For Her” 24”x24” Acrylic on Canvas by Camille Ver, price unavailable, Gallery Big 

Juan Among Us

“Saan Ba Matatagpuan Ang Susunod Na Rizal?” 24” x 24” Oil and Acrylic on Canvas by Jun Balasbas, price unavailable, Gallery Big

*Prices are subject to change.

To view a list of stores and suppliers, click here.

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