DF Art Agency Has Showcased Works of Filipino Contemporary Artists During The Art Moments Jakarta 2023

August 23, 2023



Rick Formalejo

Last August 18 to 20, 2023, DF Art Agency participated in this year’s Art Moments Jakarta as the sole exhibitor from the Philippines. Held in Jakarta Indonesia, Art Moments is one of the most important events in Southeast Asia.

The annual international art fair featured 25 galleries from eight countries for this year’s edition. DF Art Agency’s inclusion in this prestigious event underscores its commitment to promoting and celebrating the unique artistic vision of the Philippines on a global stage.

Anna Bautista, Of One’s Fruits and their Labor 2023, 36×48 inches

At the art fair, DF Art Agency showcased a collection of works by Filipino contemporary visual artists including Anna Bautista, Cedrick Dela Paz, Demi Padua, Ian Anderson, Liliana Manahan, Marrie Saplad, Pongbayog, Sean Go, Yanna Guillermo, and Taichi Kondo. Each artist brought their distinctive voice and perspective to the forefront, contributing to the rich cultural mosaic of Philippine contemporary art.

Demi Padua, Jestress 2023, 48 x 36 inches

“I’m excited to be a part of Art Moments Jakarta,” shared Filipino pop artist Sean Go. “By participating in global platforms, we are able to foster cross-cultural exchange and enhance the appreciation of Philippine creativity.” 

Sean Go, Disco Bolt Dragon 2023, 24×24 inches

Many know Sean Go for his cheeky pop art style that takes inspiration from childhood icons and playfully infuses them with modern pop culture. 

“Visitors to Art Moments Jakarta are invited to explore DF Art Agency’s booth to experience firsthand the captivating works that reflect the agency’s commitment to artistic excellence,” says Derek Flores, founder of DF Art Agency. “Our exhibit serves as a testament to the burgeoning creativity within the Philippines and the dynamic role that DF Art Agency plays in nurturing and showcasing these talents.”

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