Manuel Rodriguez Jr
Manuel Rodriguez, Jr is active/lives in Philippines. Manuel Rodriguez Jr is known for experimental abstract nature paintings.
Biography Manuel Rodriguez, Jr
Manuel Rodriguez Jr. (1942) was born in Manila. (Experimental abstract
nature paintings) Took up BFA UST 1965; Graphic arts, Pratt Inst. NY
1969-74 under a John Rockerfeller III grant. Son of the dean of
printmaking in the country, Manuel Rodriguez Sr. He inherited from his
father, Manuel Sr,. a passion to experiment with traditional forms. When
he is in manila, he studies native weaving and ceramics, and in Japan,
paper making. He explored the fine line between printing and painting.
The printmaking techniques are exotic but the images however do not
conform to eastern art. (Henry Howells Gallery brochure)Peso Book Foundation (2000), Art Series: Kayumanggi