Theme: Ani ng Sining, Bayang Malikhain
Xavier Ateneo through its Xavier Center for Culture and the Arts celebrates the Philippine National Arts Month (NAM) through PANAGHUGPONG 16 – Xavier Arts Festival.
Former President Corazon Aquino promulgated Presidential Proclamation No 683, which declared February as the National Arts Month – celebrating Filipino arts and culture.
Panaghugpong16 Event Art Card Final
On its 16th year, PANAGHUGPONG features the productions of the Performing Arts Companies, Boodle Art Session with Museo de Oro and Circulo de Arte, Pop Concert of Sound Table, CINEDUKASYON by the Xavier Ateneo Film Society, various competitions such as on-the-spot essay writing, oratorical speech, on-the-spot poster making, short and sweet play, folk dance, and kulturock.
The celebration will foster appreciation of Xavier Ateneo’s talent, creativity, and ingenuity – marking Xavier Ateneo’s thrusts on culture and the arts as a Filipino University.
Panaghugpong 16 Opening Program