Together with BenCab, the exhibit was formally opened with guests of honor Rafaelita Pelaez and Raul Arambulo. They were assisted by Bluewater Resort’s Julie Alegrado-Vergara and Consul Arcadio Alegrado. The ribbon-cutting ceremony was followed by cocktails at Molto Italiano. The reception was well attended by honorable members of the Consular Corps of Cebu, local artists, art collectors and enthusiasts.
|UNVEILING BENCAB TREASURES. Bluewater Resort’s President Julie Alegrado, Raul Arambulo, Ben Cabrera, Rafaelita Ochera and Arcadio Alegrado, Consul of Austria cuts the ribbon to open the doors to the Cebuanos to view BenCab’s works.|
WORKS OF LIFE DRAWINGS. Cebuanos admire the works of the National Artist Ben “BenCab” Cabrera at the Bluewater Gallery.
|AFTERNOON DRINKS. Jurgen Pesch, Sandra Pesch, June Alegrado, Yvette Vass and Zoltan Vass enjoying the late afternoon cocktails.|
|ARTISTS AND FRIENDS. Rene Guatlo with National Artist Ben Cabrera, Annie Sarthou, Aman Santos and Ace Durano.|
ART AFICIONADOS. Ace Durano with Armi Garcia, Consul of the Russian Federation, Carmi Durano and Edu Jarque were all smiles as they admire BenCab’s artworks.
About Bluewater Gallery
The Bluewater Gallery is an art gallery that features works by Philippine Artists. It is located at the Bluewater Maribago Beach Resort, Mactan Island, Cebu. The Gallery aims to promote Philippine Arts and provide its resort guests with a glimpse of local culture and its talents. It also provides a venue for local artists to showcase their works to both local and international audiences. The Gallery also hosts events and workshops as part of its art appreciation and educational goals.
About Bluewater Maribago Beach Resort
Bluewater Maribago Beach Resort, a member of Bluewater Resorts Group, a lush 5-hectare tropical paradise located in Mactan Island, Cebu. It aims to provide the best in Philippine hospitality coupled with world-class facilities and amenities. It boasts of 158 well-appointed rooms, 110-meter beachfront of pristine sand, a private island, 3 lagoon-shaped swimming pools with waterfalls, children's playground, recreation and water sports center, full-service restaurants and bars and the pampering treatment of Amuma Spa. Recent renovations and innovations were designed by artist, Benji Reyes.
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