Palacio de Memoria boosts appreciation for art with an outdoor flea market

The Filipino star

October 21, 2021 | 00h00

As one of the leading and ardent defenders of arts and culture, Palacio de Memoria offers the public something to look forward to: a two-day open-air fair open to all art lovers and visitors.

This seven-story cultural provider will showcase the best of Filipino and European cultural heritage through a European-themed flea market, which runs October 23-24.

Inspired by El Rastro or ‘The Trail’, the most popular open-air flea market in Madrid, Spain, the Palacio de Memoria aims to bring the colorful, fun and vibrant party to fairground goers looking for bargains. , antique shops and gourmet delicacies. The two-day arts and antiques fair will be filled with various commodities, from works of art to antiques, paintings, sculptures, accessories, textiles, home furnishings and decor, wall art, gift items, toys, craft specialty items / from designers, and collectibles to tickle the fancy of any art buyer. The best of Filipino artists and artisans will be offered by Arte Fino.

The activities and stands of the fair will allow visitors to discover art and culture in different forms. On both days, the Open Bar by Distileria Limtuaco, Don Papa Rum will give a taste of what it’s like to hang out in an old-fashioned European bar. Visitors to the show can look forward to an exclusive menu at The Loggia by Margarita Fore’s Food & Libation booth, a true showcase of European cuisine at its best.

On October 23, The Loggia, along with Tanqueray and Moet & Chandon, will take street food to new heights at the Galeria de Gunita, while ABS-CBN Film Restoration Inc. will host an exclusive screening of the newly restored 1941 film made. by Ibong Adarna. by Vicente Salumbides on October 24.

The Palacio also invites those interested to a university gathering filled with literary, artistic and cultural exchanges inspired by Spanish tertulias or evenings from the colonial era.

Tertulia de Memoria on October 30 will allow guests to experience a weekend of intellectual exchange through an evening organized by The Loggia by Margarita Fore’s, an Open Bar by Distileria Limtuaco and Don Papa Rum, and a sunset film screening. sun by ABS-CBN Film Restauration, and many other activities.

The Palacio de Memoria implements strict sanitary protocols in order to offer a safe place to all visitors who wish to enjoy their passions again or to those looking for unique experiences. Parents and renters can also enjoy the event as children and pet dogs are welcome at the two-day fair. Art and culture lovers can check out more details on the activities by following Palacio de Memoria on Facebook and visiting their website to see the full program of October activities or to book guided tours and events at the Palacio .

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