THE Congressional Spouses Foundation Inc. (CSFI), headed by its new president and chairperson Taguig 2nd District Representative Lani Cayetano, will hold a fund-raising art exhibition called "Pinto sa Kongreso: An Art Appreciation Exhibit”.
The art exhibit, which is in partnership with the Pinto Art Gallery, will be launched at 1 p.m. Monday, September 19, 2019 at the South Wing Lobby of the House of Representatives. It will run until October 3.
Guests of honor include House Speaker Alan Peter S. Cayetano and Dr. Joven Cuanang from the Pinto Art. This is the first project of the CSFI in the 18th Congress.
“The Art Exhibit envisions an exhibition that generously present contemporary art practice, putting a spotlight on the remarkable Filipino talent, creativity, and imagination. Proceeds from the exhibit will be for the benefit of the livelihood programs and projects of the CSFI,” Rep. Cayetano said.
The exhibit will feature over 75 prominent artists in Philippine visual arts. Their works that portray various themes, from abstract expressions to figurative depictions of everyday life to fantastical representations of surreal imagery, enrich the Filipino culture that captures the noble spirit of the nation
CSFI is a non-stock, non-profit organization composed of the spouses of the members of the House of Representatives.
It aims to support the legislative initiatives of the congressmen through the implementation of meaningful socio-civic projects that meet the short-term and long-term needs of their respective constituents.
As a cause-oriented organization, CSFI is committed to support and complement the legislative and public service mandate of the House of Representatives and its members through socio-civic and other developmental initiatives.
In collaboration and partnership with government agencies and other like-minded organizations, it harnesses its organizational value in championing the cause of a better quality of life for all Filipinos through service excellence. (PR)