Telling Modern Time
Telling Modern Time: The Life and Art of Botong Francisco Coching traces the discourse between the high art of painting and the low media of komiks and graphic design in the works of Botong Francisco and Francisco Coching. It offers an account of the relationship between art and popular culture, which signaled the emergence of Philippine modernity. Written by Patrick D. Flores, this book features around 100 artworks by Botong and Coching, spanning a range of material, including komiks excerpts, murals, prints, sketches, and memorabilia.
Vibal Foundation, Philippines
Softcover / 11.25 x 8.75 inches / 63 pages / Color