August 12-20, 2016
August 6 to September 23, 2016
June 30, 2016 to August 19, 2016
Japanese Designs at MET

The Metropolitan Museum of Manila (MET), in partnership with the Japan Foundation, Manila (JFM) and the Embassy of Japan in the Philippines, with the support of JT International (Philippines) Inc., celebrates the long-serving excellence of Japanese design and its continuing influence in global design with a special exhibition, Japanese Design Today 100, which presents the finest examples of Japanese design with a focus everyday products.

Aside from highlighting the uniqueness and practicality of Japanese design, this exhibition serves as a mirror of Japanese lifestyle and society. Fresh and minimalist forms capture the hopes and dreams of the designers and corporations that created them, as well as of the people who make use of the products. Revealed in the Japanese Design Today 100 exhibition are product design trends that designers from all over the world look up to.

Galeriya Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Complex, Roxas Boulevard, Malate, Manila
10:00am to 5:30pm, Mondays to Saturdays
General Admission: Php 100.00 | Senior Citizens and Persons with Disabilities: Php 80.00
August 19 to August 27, 2016
Open Air Auditorium

Join National Parks Development Committee for a weekend full of FREE music at Rizal Park

Friday, August 19 at 6:00pm
Weeknights 6
House of Mode Elle

Saturday, August 20 at 6:00pm
Labs Kita Sabado
Jerry’s Band

Sunday, August 21 at 6:00pm
Concert at the Park
Pandacan Community Band

Open Air Auditorium, Rizal Park, Manila
6:00pm
FREE
Everyday
Every Saturday
metmuseum

The free tour introduces visitors to the museum’s permanent collection. Stay and check out new exhibits, what’s on in the Met Lab, and what’s for sale at the pop-up shop.

Located just in front of the Central Bank of the Philippines, the Metropolitan Museum of Manila houses a collection of Filipino works dating from prehispanic times to the present. Butuan gold in the basement and contemporary art in the wings. Make sure to peek through a window at the ruins of Fort Abad.

Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Complex, Roxas Boulevard, Malate, Manila
10:00 AM and 2:00 PM
100 peso entrance/FREE tour