In mid-June of 2020, the Filipino Portrait Artists Guild, Inc. (FilPAGI), with the partnership of the University of the Philippines Alumni Association (UPAA), has launched an online exhibit of various art pieces to raise funds for the vulnerable communities amid this pandemic and to honor the frontliners, the health frontliners, and the essential workers, fighting the COVID-19 Pandemic.
By engaging in these online galleries, the artist can showcase their talents and pieces and also tackle the nation’s challenge by raising funds, thus lending a helping hand to
The artworks the artist has exhibited, are considered to be a token of appreciation. All the profits made in the online exhibit, are considered donations, where ninety percent (90%) of the revenue will proceed to the UP Community, and the remaining ten percent (10%) to cover the expenses of the online exhibition of artworks.
The event, Handog Lingkod Online Art Exhibit have garnered a total of PhP 391,000.00, in which the PHP 135,000.00 of it is to purchase a UV Ozonator, a machine that eliminates microorganism, which renders the microorganism inactive, for which the UP Diliman has requested for documents by the COVID-19 Task Force for the University Health Service in UP Diliman.
You may see all the art pieces, and the artists here,
Gallery of Works l Handog Lingkod