Philippine National Artist “BenCab” Visits Maui
Philippine National Artist Benedicto Cabrera, also known internationally as “BenCab,” is visiting Maui for a social event tonight, Dec. 22, hosted by the Maui Filipino Chamber of Commerce.
BenCab is hailed as a master of contemporary Philippine art. He is now based in Baguio City, Philippines, where his works are displayed at the BenCab Museum.
The museum was created to “bring arts closer to the people” and also to promote the conservation and protection of the environment, as well as the culture and traditions of the region.
“BenCab on Maui, A Meet and Greet Reception” is on Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. at the Sabado Studios in 1980 Main Street in Wailuku.
The event is free however, if attending, RSVP is appreciated. More information is available by calling event chair Christine Sabado at (808) 205-2809.