EXHIBIT | GOLD IN OUR VEINS BY MARK LEWIS LIM HIGGINS
EVENT #: 45048
Ayala Museum in partnership with the BPI Foundation and Mercedes Zobel presents
GOLD IN OUR VEINS
Mark Lewis Lim Higgins
Gold in Our Veins tells the story of a re-imagined antiquity through a series of portraits inspired by the ancient histories of Indochina, the East Indies, and the Philippine Archipelago.
Together with these works of art are objects from the Ayala Museum’s collection handpicked by Higgins himself to expand the exhibition’s narrative.
This exhibit celebrates the complex heritage and shared culture of Southeast Asia from the Philippine perspective. Elevated with a selection of Philippine archaeological gold, indigenous textiles, and Chinese and Southeast Asian tradeware ceramics from the Ayala Museum collection, all showcased in an installation created by acclaimed scenographer, Gino Gonzales.
EVERYWHERE IS HERE
Join us for a talk on the art of Mark Lewis Higgins with David Alan Henkel on 22 February 2019, 3:00PM at the Ayala Museum. Entrance to the talk comes free with every purchase of museum admission.