“Global Pinoy Artist Power Couple Noel Nicolas and Ayen Quias’ Made Waves in the Art Scene in Italy”
By Elizabeth Esguerra Castillo
Much talked about talented artist couple Noel Nicolas and Ayen Quias of “Ayen’s Little Town” had their masterpieces displayed in two prestigious International Art Exhibitions in Italy: the “XIV Florence Biennale 2023” last October 14-22, 2023 held in Florence, Italy and the two-man exhibit “Beyond the Horizon” staged at the Kalayaan Hall, Philippine Consulate General, Viale Stelvio 71 in Milan last October 17-24, 2023 Italy making the Philippines truly proud of them! “Beyond the Horizon” is their second couple exhibit. There is no stopping this World-Class Pinoy Artists!
Consul General Elmer G. Cato spearheaded the opening reception of the exhibit on Tuesday, 17 October 2023, that was well-attended by members of the Filipino Community, art enthusiasts, and art collectors as well as other professionals. The exhibit featured captivating sculptures and “Ayen’s Little Town” art pieces.
Meanwhile, Ayen and her artworks were featured on a billboard in Edsa for her “Balai Piccino” Art Exhibit held at Spin Art Gallery situated at Café Lupe in Antipolo City.
The marvelous and eye-catching “Ayen’s Little Town” mini-house sculptures series of 2023 at SPIN Art Gallery entitled “Balai Piccino”, was generally curated as a foreword to another immense art journey, an exhibition preceding a fugue, Balai Piccino 3rd solo art exhibition of Ayen Quias and a prelude art journey to Italy.
Art icons in the making, see more of Noel Nicolas’ and Ayen Quias upcoming art exhibits and projects here and abroad.