BY CHRYSEE G. SAMILLANO
The Feminine Touch artists held their second group art exhibit for December at the ground floor of the Ayala Malls Capitol Central in Bacolod City, featuring more artwork by 23 female visual artists of their group from Negros and Iloilo.
Titled “The Gift 2”, the exhibit for a cause opened on December 12 and will run until December 20.
Guests of honor at the opening were Teresita Ortega, Fr. Norman Egay and Bacolod Chief Tourism Officer Ma. Teresa Quebrar-Manalili.
The group held their first group exhibit at Studio Forty Nine at La Salle Avenue last December 1.
Featured artists are Feminine Touch founder Dolly Gatuslao, Anette Feria, Sony Golez, Patty Jane Ong, Svet Sevilleno, Jenevieve Abeto, Sandy Solinap, Doreen Dofitas, Chin Guanzon – Romorosa, Pabs Guanzon, Gwyneth Tiolo, Marse Cuenca, Fe Sumagaysay, February Cheryl, Konica Faustino, Princy Martir, Pablita Nava, Michelle Corteza, Nicole Kate Espina, Rose Jimeno, Chrysee Samillano, Amira Aldiri, and Om Madhu.
Tiolo rendered a song number, while Dofitas read a poem, and Sumagaysay performed a dance number during the opening of the show hosted by Solinap of Galleria Verde who also curated the artworks on exhibit.
Tokens and certificates of appreciation were also presented by the artists led by Gatuslao to their guests at the end of the program.*