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Geraldine Javier

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Geraldine Javier (Born 1970) is active/lives in Philippines.  Geraldine Javier is known for Human relationship and religion themed artwork, symbolism.

Geraldine Javier belongs to a new generation of young Filipino artists whose interests are variegated and extensive, and who, unlike their social-realist predecessors, are engaged in pursuing the personal and the idiosyncratic.

Javiers's works are charged with tension and provocation, combining cool, calculated sophistication with raw urban grit. Images of death, misery, dysfunctional relationships, and emotional violence are recurrent themes. Her world thrives on complex, viscous thoughts and intimations, silent tensions and implosions.

At first sight, the specific work on show carries strong reference to a sacred altar-piece. While Javier's interest in religious iconography is connected to her own biography, having lived and struggled with the catholic culture in the

Philippines, her work is devoid of any affiliation with a particular religion. It rather aims at communicating universal, collective values.

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Facts about Geraldine Javier

   Geraldine Javier  Born:  1970 - Manila, The Phillipines
Known for:  Human relationship and religion themed artwork, symbolism

Geraldine Javier belongs to a new generation of young Filipino artists whose interests are variegated and extensive, and who, unlike their social-realist predecessors, are engaged in pursuing the personal and the idiosyncratic.

Javiers's works are charged with tension and provocation, combining cool, calculated sophistication with raw urban grit. Images of death, misery, dysfunctional relationships, and emotional violence are recurrent themes. Her world thrives on complex, viscous thoughts and intimations, silent tensions and implosions.

At first sight, the specific work on show carries strong reference to a sacred altar-piece. While Javier's interest in religious iconography is connected to her own biograp  ...  Displaying 750 of 2089 characters.

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