Contemporary Philippine Arts from the Regions: Tradition vs. Contemporary

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What is the distinction between modern and contemporary art according to the text?

Historical, cultural, and stylistic

How is Philippine traditional art described in the text?


What is the purpose of the Gawad sa Manlilikha ng Bayan (GAMABA) award?

To acknowledge Filipino traditional craftsmen and artisans

What is the role of GAMABA awardees?

To pass on knowledge to future generations

In what sense has traditional Philippine art always been contemporary?

In persisting as part of a continuing tradition

What does GAMABA stand for?

"Gawad sa Manlilikha ng Bayan"

What is the main objective of the GAMABA award?

To honor and support traditional folk artists

Who administers and implements the GAMABA award?

National Commission on Culture and the Arts (NCCA)

How many Manlilikha ng Bayan have been declared to date?


What does the GAMABA emblem represent?

The human form used in traditional cloth

In which category did NCCA introduce a new category since 2020?


Who began the GAMABA award as a project of the Philippine Rotary Club Makati-Ayala?

Traditional and folk artists

Who signed the GAMABA award into law on April 3, 1992?

President Corazon C. Aquino

Who designed the GAMABA insignia?

(NCCA) National Commission on Culture and the Arts

Which group is eligible for the GAMABA award?

(Filipino citizens, or group of citizens), belonging to an indigenous or traditional cultural community anywhere in the Philippines

What materials are considered for the GAMABA award under 'Textile or fabric art' category?

Traditional fabrics from any region in the Philippines

What is the significance of meiosis?

Production of haploid cells for sexual reproduction

Which phase of the cell cycle is known for DNA replication?

S phase

What is the main purpose of mitosis?

Growth, repair, and asexual reproduction

During which stage of meiosis does crossing over occur?

Prophase I

What is the primary function of the G2 phase of the cell cycle?

Cell growth and preparation for mitosis

Which process results in genetically identical daughter cells?


Where do cells get the information they need to function?

From the genetic material within the cell

How do healthy cells decide when to divide?

According to signals and checkpoints in the cell cycle

Why must the cell cycle be carefully controlled?

To avoid abnormal cell division and uncontrolled growth

Why is apoptosis needed by the body?

To eliminate old or damaged cells

What happens to the body when there is uncontrolled cell growth?

Development of genetic disorders

Where is the genetic material located within a cell?

In the nucleus

What regulates the timing and occurrence of cell division?

Signals and checkpoints in the cell cycle

What is the purpose of positive regulation in the cell cycle?

To ensure timely progression through the cell cycle

Why is DNA replication an essential process in the cell cycle?

To duplicate genetic material before cell division

What role does apoptosis play in multicellular organisms?

Eliminating unnecessary or damaged cells

Explore the concept of tradition evolving into contemporary art in the context of Philippine arts from different regions. Understand the historical, cultural, and stylistic distinctions between modern and contemporary art in the Philippines.

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