Monday, February 8, 2010

Decalogo #10

"You shall consider your countryman more than your neighbor; you shall see him your friend, your brother or at least your comrade, with whom you are bound by one fate, by the same joys and sorrows and by common aspirations and interests.

Therefore, as long as national frontiers subsist, raised and maintained by the selfishness of race and of family, with your countryman alone shall you unite in a perfect solidarity of purpose and interest, in order to have force, not only to resist the common enemy but also to attain all the aims of human life."

--Apolinario Mabini


** Artwork by Elmer Borlongan (60"x48" oil on canvas, 2010), depicting the tenth of Apolinario Mabini's mandates, for CANVAS' exhibition DECALOGO. The show will feature ten original artworks by ten members of Salingpusa interpreting ten timeless precepts for Filipinos from the brains of the Katipunan...

Coming this April 2010!

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