Why was Ramon Valera proclaimed as a National Artist?
Ramon Valera, the country’s very first National Artist for Fashion Design, rose to prominence due to his formal Filipiniana designs. … Valera’s work was set against Modernism, the design paradigm in the Philippines prevalent during the Post-War period.
What do you think are the role of the Filipino artist in the field of contemporary literature?
FILIPINO artists play a role in presenting and educating the public about our history and identity. … Many artists are doing work, artist collectives are thriving, and the market is strong. The discourse is higher. One of the aims of PCAN is to consolidate and harness the resources of Philippine contemporary art.”
How meticulous of a designer is Ramon Valera?
Since Tito Ramoning could design, cut and sew, he was meticulous with the outcome of the garments. If the clothing didn’t look or fit properly, he would immediately start from scratch.