An accompanying publication of the exhibition Postura by Patis Tesoro and Romulo Galicano at the Metropolitan Museum of Manila in 2008, this catalog features Filipiniana haute couture by designer Patis Tesoro. "Known as the Grand Dame of Philippine Fashion, Tesoro has devoted the past 30 years to resurrecting the art and use of traditional Filipino fabrics, most significantly piña cloth." She has brought Filipiniana designs to the contemporary consciousness and has revived traditional Filipino clothing particularly the baro't saya as a symbol of national Identity.
Finale Art File, Philippines
Softcover / 13 x 10 inches / 60 pages / Color