Last June 25, 2003, 5 individuals in the fields of literature, visible arts, theater and movie were added to the roster of National Artists. President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo conferred the National Artist Award to Virgilio S. Almario (Literature), Alejandro R. Roces (Literature), Jose Joya (Visual Arts), Eddie Romero (Film) and Salvador F. Bernal (Theater & Production Design) on the Palace Ceremonial Hall in Malacañang. “National Gallery of Art’s Famed East Building Gets a Facelift.” Washington Business Journal. Archived October 18, 2015, at the Wayback Machine Accessed . “National Gallery of Art Announces $30 Million Renovation to East Building.” Washington Post.
15 Can’t-Miss Free Museums on the National Mall
National Music Day spotlights the importance of music in our respective cultures, and salutes the numerous ways that music—each making it and enjoying it—brings individuals together. A nationwide day for music reminds us that whereas there’s music in the world, we will … Read More