Mang Groovy's Orchard

Pete Jimenez
Medium: Steel Pipes, Welded Rebars
Faculty Center, UP Diliman

The Bakawan Installation is inspired by Roberto Chabet’s 1974 artwork of the same title. the collection of rusty steel pipes with welded corrugated bars are reminiscent of cut up mangroves. The bright red ocular of the inner cylinder suggests blood (life); each sculpture is an artery to life’s essential flow.

Pete Jimenez Pete Jimenez is one of the most ingenious multi-media artist in contemporary art scene, He has been fashioning steel discards into graceful forms that work as visual puns

"Mang Groovy's Orchard" art installation by Pete Jimenez at the UP Diliman Faculty Center
Photos by Jeremy Agsawa and Potchie Lazaro

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Project Bakawan is a collaborative art festival and community-building initiative that aims to increase awareness of current environmental issues and strives to foster a sustainable future.

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Project Bakawan is a collaborative art festival and community-building initiative that aims to increase awareness of current environmental issues and strives to foster a sustainable future.

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